Castle Brides


Dear LOUISIANA CASTLE BRIDES, 

Great News!!



SATURDAY January 20, 2018
FROM 12:00 PM till 3:00 PM
Cake Tasting - RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED


HERE YE! HERE YE! You are invited to a Royal Open House at The Louisiana Castle! Although the Castle is always available for tours by appointment, we are holding an OPEN HOUSE on Saturday January 20, 2018 to give you the opportunity to tour our lovely venue and get the details about our services and prices. You will also get a chance to meet Steven Thomas, our florist and decorator.  He will also be on hand to discuss and answer your decor questions.  Also Julie, our baker will be there with samples of her cakes and fillings to taste.  Reservations are required so, please reserve your seat now!

This open house is for anyone that would be interested in booking any event at The Louisiana Castle.  We require reservations since cake will be served. There is no charge for attending, but please either contact us for a reservation by email at castleinfo@aol.com or call our Reservation office at 504-455-8700. 

To make reservations, please provide the bride's name and phone number, the number of guests attending (limit 4) and if you are a current Louisiana Castle bride. If you are a current Castle bride, please provide your wedding date.
  
Photographs and videos are strongly encouraged, so feel free to snap away!! Use our hashtag, #louisianacastle, and tag us on Facebook and Instagram! Call if you have any questions. Hope to see you at the OPEN HOUSE!! Please remember, reservations are required.

Please note our new mailing address is:
 Louisiana Castle/Castle Events
 
c/o Dolly ILLG,
 4625 David Dr.,
 Kenner, LA 70065.

Hope you can make it. Please email us at castleinfo@aol.com with the requested information if you are planning on coming.


Dolly Illg, owner 504-455-8700

Mary Thomas, Manager  985-839-9988

Also...

If you have not done so already, FRIEND us on facebook AND follow us on Instagram! We are always posting the most updated information on those sites first.  Also, make sure you have sent me and email with the Bride and Grooms names with your wedding date in the subject line of your email so that I can add you to my Brides List. 

Remember the Castle Cottage is available for overnight stays for you and your family and friends.  

Please contact me if you want to make a reservation for the Castle Cottage.  Reservation on the first come basis for any given date.  
                                                                              
Also...remember that your menu choices are due one month prior to your event, please click on the specific words to view specific menu BASIC RECEPTION MENU  and EXTENDED RECEPTION MENU , please print them out, circle your selections and send it to Louisiana Castle/Castle Events, C/O Dolly Illg, 4625 David Drive, Kenner, LA  70065  or you may fax them to (504) 887-5166 or you may email the documents to castleinfo@aol.com.  

PLEASE READ YOUR MUSIC INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE PROVIDING US WITH MUSIC FOR YOUR EVENT.  IT IS BEING BROUGHT TO US IN FORMATS WE CAN NOT PLAY OR ON FLASH/JUMP DRIVES THAT WE DO NOT PLAY BECAUSE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF GETTING A VIRUS ON OUR COMPUTER.  WE ONLY USE COMPACT DISCS.  COMPACT DISCS OR CDS WILL BE PLAYED ON A CD PLAYER, NOT A COMPUTER AND THIS WORKS BEST.  PLEASE DO NOT USE REWRITABLE CDS BECAUSE THEY DO NOT WORK ON OUR CD PLAYER.  YOU CAN ALSO BRING YOUR MUSIC ON AN IPOD OR PHONE AS A BACKUP TO THE CDS.  
Please remember in the Ballroom that the white tablecloths, white chair covers and silver bows are included in our standard contract package. The tall vases with the florals are also included.

Please note on the web site our vendor, Steven Thomas with “Accents In Color” He does our decorating and design at Louisiana Castle, but is available to our brides for their decorating and floral needs. His listing is under “Florals and Decor” on our vendor list. Visit his web site, email him or give him a call with any of your decorating or floral needs.

Remember the Officiant for your ceremony is not included in your contract.  You may arrange for anyone you would like to perform the ceremony or you may visit our website for local officiants. You will need a Louisiana marriage license that can be obtained 30 days prior to the ceremony.  Call the Clerk of Court office that you will be obtaining your license to see if there are any other requirements needed from you.  There has been a recent change in marriage licensing.

This special page you are on is just for Louisiana Castle Brides.  It has important documents and other helpful information.  New music selections will always be updated with the latest and greatest music! 


Hope these reminders help!  Don’t hesitate to email or call with any questions.

Dolly Illg
Thanks,
castleinfo@aol.com