A Wedding weekend at Mountain Meadows Lodge

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SAMPLE WEDDING SCHEDULE

A destination wedding event at Mountain Meadows Lodge framework to give a sense of how things might happen at our wedding weekend. We'd be happy to discuss how we can help you arrange your event to your particular needs and tastes.

WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY

Family and friends who want to make a Vermont Vacation out of your destination wedding event start to arrive and take advantage of the many things to do in the area.

THURSDAY

Bride and groom pick up marriage license at the Killington Town Hall Family and friends do flower arrangements, centerpieces, build welcome baskets, etc

THURSDAY EVENING

Informal pizza dinner at the Lodge

FRIDAY

Excitement builds as your customized tent goes up

Friends and family arrive and check into Mountain Meadows Lodge, 506 and other local lodging establishments and are greeted with welcome baskets personalized by the bride and groom 3:30 Wedding rehearsal at Mountain Meadows Lodge for bridal party and family 4:30 Folks gather at Mountain Meadows for an informal cocktail hour/recetion followed by a bar-b-que meal (welcome dinner / rehearsal dinner) on the grounds of the lodge Evening Music and dancing on the patio

SATURDAY

Early risers take advantage of a group hike to the waterfalls We set up tables and decorate the tent 8:00 - 9:30 Our signature Country breakfast in the dining room Then folks head out for a hike, a swim, fishing or boating, some volleyball or horseshoes. Everyone will visit the barn to say hello to Alex the Shetland Pony, and the goats. Some folks will help decorate the tent, work on flower arrangements, centerpieces or decorate the ceremony site.

Some will go up to the Salon for hair, nails and make-up.
Noon - 1:30 Lunch is available at a variety of Killington lunch venues
4:00 Wedding ceremony oerlooking the lake with backdrop of the Vermont Green Mountains
4:45 Ceremonial champagne toast and group photo
5:00 Photos for the wedding party
5:00 Cocktail/hors d'oevures reception
6:30 Reception and dinner
8:00 Cake cutting ceremony

Evening Party continues with DJ or band; Late-night pub food available

SUNDAY

8:00 - 10:00 Farewell Brunch in the dining room followed by check-outs Some stay to enjoy the celebration afterglow and serenity of Mountain Meadows Lodge