Petite Magnolia Tree

FULL WEDDING AND EVENT PLANNER

Our full wedding and event planner has years of experience and will make your event one you have dreamed of. Put all of the details and work into her hands.

“The Magnolia Tree” package is our highest package. The Magnolia tree package includes The complete wedding package as well as the following . This package is for those who want a stress free wedding experience; Let the professionals handle it, sit back and enjoy the ride.

Free use of the lanterns and candle stick rentals- Candles included

COORDINATOR CONTRACT SERVICES PROVIDED

PREPARATION FOR YOUR WEDDING DAY

 

  • Initial consultation to explain the planning and coordination process

  • Unlimited phone and email communication from date of contract

  • Planning sessions

  • Theme development

  • Advice on how to personalize your wedding

  • Budget creation and maintenance

  • Etiquette advice

  • Researching the latest trends and making recommendations

  • Styling your event with extra details

  • Will attend all vendor appointments/vendor management

  • Two weeks prior to the ceremony, all vendors listed on the contract will be contacted to verify
    details of their services

  • Contact all vendors listed on the contract to finalize any monies due one week prior to the
    ceremony

  • Coordinate rehearsal

 

WEDDING DAY

  • Unlimited hours of service on your wedding day

  • Coordinate and provide a schedule of the day’s festivities

  • Manage wedding vendors per your instructions – The coordinator will be available in person or by telephone during the entire wedding day to assist vendors with any problems or questions

  • Manage wedding party during pictures and scheduled events at reception

  • Manage vendor and decor setup at ceremony and reception site

  • Facilitate the wedding ceremony

  • Check for any items necessary to properly conduct the ceremony

  • Oversee ushers, priests/pastors, and bridal party

  • Properly line up processional and cue musicians

  • Set up details - for example-place table names, place cards, favors, toasting glass, and serving
    set per your instructions

  • Bustle bride’s gown

  • Food and beverages will be delivered to bridal party if needed

  • Coordinate entertainment and all announcements / events during reception

  • Ensure payment of vendor tips and balances

  • Return any personal or rented items to their owners

  • Be prepared to meet any emergency situation that may arise

  • Make sure you and your family don't have to worry about a thing that day!

 

WEDDING DAY PREPARATIONS

THIS INCLUDES:​

  • Rehearsal: A scheduled rehearsal time for your exclusive use.

  • Bridal Suite: All day use of our charming and comfortable bridal suite with well-lit dressing stations, beautiful hanging area and hangers for gorgeous dress pictures, refrigerator, microwave, stocked with wine, snacks and a gorgeous view!

  • Groom Suite: All day use of our rustic and masculine groom’s suite, complete with refrigerator and microwave, full bathroom including shower and linens. Grooms are happy to find the refrigerator stocked with their favorite beverages and plenty of snacks on hand. The groom and his men will be happy to pass the day fishing in our stocked pond or lounging around and enjoying the views.

  • Pictures: Use of the venue and grounds for engagement pictures, bridal pictures, and day of wedding pictures. The property is a photographers dream come true. You may take pictures under the oaks in front of the farm house, or in any of the pastures on the property. Don't bother the bull and he won't bother you!

  • The main reception area and ceremony area are available all day for your florist and planners to turn into your special dream come true!

 

CEREMONY

CEREMONY LOCATION:

  • Outdoor: The pavilion by the pond is included in your wedding package. The pavilion includes a beautiful ancient archway framed in linens to create the perfect backdrop for your special ceremony.

 

  • Indoor: The 28 foot brick fireplace makes a beautiful backdrop for an indoor wedding. Push the tables against the walls, line up the chairs, and walk down the beautiful stair case to the aisle.

OUTDOOR CEREMONY SETTING: 

 

  • Six beautiful antique church pews will seat your closest family members while other friends and family will sit on the vintage shaker style wooden benches. The trees surrounding the pavilion and pond are beautifully lit to add an extra special touch as the sunlight fades.

RECEPTION

Guest are in awe as they enter the front doors of The White Magnolia and get their first glimpse of the night of your life. Your wedding package includes use of the entire venue (including the bride and groom suites if you need a break from the festivities) until 11:00 PM (Extra charge for overtime).

The following are also included:

  • Balcony overlooking reception area where guests can view the festivities from above.

  • Round tables and wooden cross back chairs to seat 285

  • Tall Wooden Tables with tall wooden cross back chairs

  • Fine china, stemware, silverware and napkins with all packages.

  • Round Tables and rectangle tables for caterers

  • Stage for band

  • 12 foot bar

  • Fireplace with gas logs burning for winter weddings

  • Both side porches have two sets of doors which fold back flat to create an indoor/outdoor atmosphere.

  • Porches include locking shades to be closed during inclement weather

  • Porches will be heated during inclement weather and include ceiling fans during the spring and summer.

  • Plates and utensils included in catering package

  • Champaign and flutes included in bridal toast

  • Caterers will cut the cake for no additional charge.

CATERING

We are committed to creating a memorable experience for you and your guest. We provide beautifully presented, great tasting food, along with the highest standard of service.

 

ALL MENU CHOICES HAVE TO BE FINALIZED AT LEAST 3 WEEKS BEFORE EVENT.

3 hours of service- additional hour $1,500.00.

Please choose 3 specialty choices and 4 hot and cold choices. The Catering package comes with Punch, water, and vegetable tray. You may sub punch for tea.

SPECIALTY CHOICES (CHOOSE 3)

  • Fried Eggplant Pontchartrain

  • Shrimp Alfredo with Penne Pasta

  • New Orleans Blackened Chicken and 
    Tasso Pasta

  • Crawfish Etouffee with Steamed Rice

  • Spinach Stuffed Chicken Roulade with Tasso Cream

  • Louisiana Shrimp Tasso and Jalapeno Cheese Grits

  • Spinach Stuffed Pork Tenderloin with Pepper Jelly

  • Fried Catfish with Tartar Sauce

  • Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail with Cocktail Sauce

  • Louisiana Mini Lump Crab Cakes

  • Cajun Pepper Jelly Glazed Shrimp

  • Coconut Crusted Shrimp with Creole

  • Marmalade

  • Louisiana Jumbo Bacon Wrapped Shrimp

  • Jumbo Shrimp and Bacon Brochettes

  • Bacon Wrapped Duck with Pepper Jelly

  • Bacon Wrapped Pork Tenderloin with Pepper Jelly

  • Grand Isle Seafood Cake

HOT AND COLD CHOICES  (CHOOSE 4)

  • Bayou Bistro Meatballs

  • Crab and Artichoke Dip with Assorted
    Crackers

  • Spinach and Artichoke Dip with
    Assorted Crackers

  • Mini Crawfish Pies

  • Mini Meat Pies

  • Boudin Balls

  • Chicken Drumettes

  • Cajun Pepper Jelly Chicken Bites

  • Seafood Stuffed Mushrooms

  • Crawfish Etouffee with Phylo Cups

  • Pork or Vegetable Spring Rolls with
    Sweet and Sour Sauce

  • Fried Ravioli with Marinara

  • Fried Chicken Tenders with Bayou Sauce

  • Cajun Fried Green Beans

  • Spinach and Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms

  • Shrimp and Andouille Pies

  • Spinach and Artichoke Pies

  • Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail with Cocktail Sauce

  • Louisiana Mini Lump Crab Cakes

  • Cajun Pepper Jelly Glazed Shrimp

  • Coconut Crusted Shrimp with Creole
    Marmalade

  • Louisiana Jumbo Bacon Wrapped Shrimp

  • Jumbo Shrimp and Bacon Brochettes

  • Bacon Wrapped Duck with Pepper Jelly

  • Bacon Wrapped Pork Tenderloin with
    Pepper Jelly

  • Grand Isle Seafood Cake

  • Cajun Crawfish Dip with Pita Chips

  • Raspberry and Pecan Mascarpone with
    Fresh Fruit and Crackers

  • Smoked Salmon Dip Crustinis

  • Smoked Salmon Display

  • Hummus with Fresh Vegetables

  • Spinach and Cheese Mushrooms

  • Chilled Louisiana Shrimp Dip with
    Assorted Crackers

  • Smoked Chicken Salad Sliders

  • Assorted Finger Sandwiches

  • Mini Muffalettas

  • Mango and Pineapple Salsa with
    Plantain and Chips

  • Deviled Eggs

  • Tomato Basil Bruschetta with Garlic
    Croutons

  • Louisiana Chilled Shrimp Pasta

  • Mediterranean Pasta Salad

  • Marinated Cucumber and Tomato Salad

  • New Orleans Crab Dip with Assorted Crackers

ADDITIONS

Bar Packages :

 

  • Soft Drinks only: $2.00 per person

  • Mimosa Bar: $5.00 per person

  • Top Shelf: $14.00 per person

  • Beer and Wine: $10.00 per person

  • Add a specialty drink to a bar package add $2.00 per person

 Interactive Food Stations : (other interactive food stations are available upon request)

 

  • Carving Station add $5.00 per person

  • Sushi Bar add $5.00 per person

  • Taco Bar add $5.00 per person

  • Mashed Potato Bar $5.00 per person

  • Mac and Cheese Bar add $5.00 per person

  • Nacho Bar add $5.00 per person

  • Biscuit Bar add $5.00 per person

PRICING

 

“The Magnolia Tree” (6 and under are free)

Wedding package including full catering and all of the above amenities for up to 50 people:

Saturday: $16,900.00
Friday and Sunday: $16,400.00
Monday- Thursday: $15,000.00
Low Season: July and August: 10% Discount off of package price. Per person stays the same.

51-99 guests - add $65.00 per person
20% taxable gratuity. 7.45% tax

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225.247.4215

75912 HIGHWAY 1053

KENTWOOD, LA 70444