As you explore wedding venues, first decide if you want an outdoor wedding or a ballroom type of function.
What area do you want the wedding/ reception to be in?
How many guests will you be having?
Pick a date/season and maybe a back up date
Have a budget
Do you want to select your own caterer or do you want the venue to provide the food?
How many hours do you want? Venues vary as to what they allow.
What time do you want the reception to end?
What are the rules for the venue?
What is included?
What is extra?
What are the photo opportunities like?
How is the parking for your guests?