Personalize Your Wedding with Flags of Your Heritage at Ellis Island

Personalized weddings get even more meaningful here at Ellis Island, with the flags from your heritage on display in your wedding ballroom. Hang flags from your family’s ancestral background in the Registry Room to pay tribute to your beloved cultural background. Bestek Lighting (www.bestek.com) has a full collection of the national flags, and all you have to do is let us know which ones you’d like. We’ll take care of the rest!

What a great surprise for your wedding guests to see your heritage included in your personalized wedding celebration, here in our landmark venue with so much rich history of its own.

 

Create a Dramatic Entry at your Ellis Island Wedding or Special Event

How glam is this? Your guests will be wowed at this Harry Potter-esque, magical candlelit entrance to your Ellis Island wedding or special celebration, setting the stage for an unforgettable event before they even get in the door.

Inside, the sea of candles can be arranged as well, since it’s a top wedding trend to coordinate your outdoor décor with your indoor décor elements. We’re welcoming so many wonderful wedding couples, bar and bat mitzvah groups and corporate parties right now, so contact us to start planning your magical party…and perhaps an entrance scene that out-does this one!

Ellis Island Weddings: The Long Table Wedding Trend

Ellis Island Weddings may take place at a landmark venue with a long history, with ultra-high ceilings and storied rooms that once welcomed awe-inspired immigrants to the new world, but it’s home now to modern, luxury weddings designed with the latest wedding trends to glorious effect. Some of the most talented wedding coordinators in the New York City and surrounding areas have transformed our architecturally-breathtaking site into the trendiest celebration spaces with masterful use of lighting, luxury fabrics, sparkling crystal details, fabulous florals, club-like seating areas and the biggest trend right now: long seating tables for guests. Continue reading