to Ridgeland! This weekend is all about checking off those to-do's before you say, "I DO!" First, get ready for the "suite" life when you check into your hotel! Many of our properties feature adjoining or two room suites to keep you and your wedding party close all weekend.
in luxurious spa pedicure chairs, sip a crafted cocktail, and get your chat on at the blissfully beautiful Anthony Vincé Nail Spa. That engagement ring will have some major competition after one of Anthony Vincé's highly trained technicians treats you to a luxury manicure under the salon's signature blue sky.
Don't worry guys, we know the groom deserves a little pampering before the big day too. While the girls are at the salon, head over to Mani's & Pedi's Nail Spa for a "Macho Mani" or to the Noble Barber for a hot shave and a cold beer. Yes, there is a bar located inside the barber shop.
your wine glasses and cheers to a day of luxury. The entire wedding party will love coming together to share stories of the day, delicious drinks, and even better dining options on the open air patio of CAET Seafood and Wine Bar. Worried today was all play and no work?
Check off rehearsal dinner space on your wedding checklist! Not only does CAET serve up some of the city's most sought-after dishes and extensive fine wine selection but also features a private dining room perfect for a bridal luncheon, groomsmen gathering, or rehearsal dinner.
breakfast at the hotel with your wedding party. We're headed to the one-street- wedding-wonder of Jackson Street to plan all things BIG DAY.
out your wedding Pinterest board and get ready to find the dress of your dreams at Elle James Bridal. Elle James is an award-winning, intimate bridal boutique that specializes in designer wedding dresses and bridal accessories. You will be beaming with bridal beauty as you enjoy the Elle James Experience complete with a personal stylist dedicated to making your dreams come true.
Be sure to look both ways as you cross the street to take your dream dress to the alteration staff at Glitz at Olde Towne. You might just find another dress or two for a number of wedding celebrations as you skim through the Glitz's hundreds of one-of-a-kind cocktail and formal dresses.
our advice to visit Kinkade's Fine Clothing as "something borrowed" while the ladies are on the hunt for that "something new." Kinkade's provides custom clothing for the man of the hour—as well as every man in his wedding party.
up with your wedding party and get ready for a lunch so authentic and delicious, you'll think you've been transported to the Greek Isles. Krilakis Greek Restaurant is a local favorite serving up authentic Greek Gyros, salads, and some of the BEST burgers in town. Add a side of Krilakis' fresh cut fries and homemade Tzatziki sauce to your order and soon you'll be screaming, "OPA" at your big, fat Greek wedding!
dress up with your best girls as you browse the endless selections at Bella Bridesmaids located on Jackson Street. Your personalized, expert Bella stylist will be there to guide the way as you choose the fabrics, colors, and styles that will make the girls standing by your side stand out on the big day!
right into The Bike Crossing while the ladies are finishing up at Bella Bridesmaids. The Bike Crossing is your source for all things cycling whether you are a bike enthusiast or just interested in checking out their wide selection of bikes and accessories. Get a professional bike fitting from the staff and you'll be ready to add a cycling race to your upcoming bachelor trip itinerary.
yourself to something sweet. Your wedding party will love meeting up at Whirl Natural Smoothie Bar for a Jackson Street afternoon treat. Whirl Natural Smoothie Bar packs as much personality into their all natural treats as they do their storefront. Enjoy catching up on all the items you've already been able to check off the wedding planning list with Whirl's signature Blueberry Lemon Pop.
on your dancing shoes and grab a partner. We are winding down the day with a little shake and sway at Gotham Dance Club. Fall in love all over again while you learn the Foxtrot or let your group get a little crazy dancing the Cha Cha.
sipping a Pineapple Ely, a special pineapple infused Tito's Vodka, with your wedding party at your last Jackson Street stop of the day, Ely's Restaurant & Bar. Today has been filled with checking off your wedding to-dos and get this, you never even had to leave Jackson Street. Dinner is no exception to our one-street-wonder as you find yourself soaking in the scents of sizzling, award-winning steaks and sipping crafty cocktails. One look at Ely's menu will leave no question as to why Ridgeland is known as the "Steak Capital of Mississippi."
a late night stroll around the lively Renaissance Show Fountain. You won't want to miss the more than 200 color changing LED lights and 62 robotic nozzles dancing together in a breathtaking, interactive show.
your heart out at Pelican Cove Grill. Known to the locals as, The Pelican, this joint is always jumping with live music seven days a week. Your group is sure to love ending the wedding planning weekend dancing the night away while sipping one of Pelican's signature frozen cocktails.
by the Ridgeland Visitors Center to learn more about our complimentary wedding services before you leave town. We hope to send you off with wedding wishes and lots of items checked off your planning list!