Blog from a Victorian Ballroom in Richmond

Award Winning

We started out 2018 with a bang winning two major awards in the wedding industry. Locally we won Richmond’s top Reception Venues for a Large Wedding on The A-List with Richmond Bride. If you want to see the full list of all the winners just click HERE.        …

Richmond Wedding Experience and The Richmond Weddings Show

We are gearing up for two bridal shows this month! We are so excited to meet all of the engaged couples that said ‘yes’ over the holidays. Our team is gathering everything for our booths. The first chance to see us is at the Richmond Wedding Experience on January 7th…

Happy Holidays!

We hope everyone is enjoying the holiday season! We just love this time of year, and have been busy with winter weddings and holiday parties. It has been hustling and bustling over here at The Renaissance! Tommy and Jon, owners of The Renaissance and the rest of their amazing team, love sharing…

Chris and Sarah’s Wedding

Happy Monday!! When we saw this video from Starring You Productions we could not wait to share it with you all. We might have shed a tear or two while watching it, so be prepared when you take a peek. Chris and Sarah met through the hospital they both worked at…

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! We just wanted to take a second and say how thankful we are. We are so thankful to all of the couples who have entrusted us to be such a big part of their wedding day. We love sharing that special moment in your life and we…

Winter Wedding Trends

We can not believe it is already November! We love having winter weddings here in our ballroom so we wanted to share a few winter wedding trends that are must if you are saying ‘I Do’ in December, January and February. Greenery  With the Pantone Color of the year for…

Friday Night Jazz

October 27, 2017No Comments

Live Jazz tonight at at The Renaissance on a crisp  fall evening…. ahhhh.  The beautiful sounds from. Lindsey Webster!!!

John and Emily’s Wedding

We loved being a part of John and Emily’s wedding. These two were the sweetest and we loved how much fun they had on the dance floor! John had a few hurdles to jump through when planning to propose to Emily. He first had to ask her father for her…

Cora and Nate’s Wedding

Nate completely surprised Cora with his proposal during a trip to Chicago to visit her brother. He popped the question during a day trip with Cora’s brother and mom to the aquarium. They were taking photos and Nate pulled Cora in close and said that she was better than any…

Key’Nita and Justin’s Wedding

We have Key’Nita and Justin’s wedding for you today! Key’Nita and Justin met while attending James Madison University working on their undergraduate degrees. They went on one date in the fall of 2007 and decided to remain just friends, but in 2011 they crossed paths again when they both returned to JMU…