1. Tips for Planning a Successful Business Conference

    Annual business conferences are key events in the corporate world. They allow you and your team to gather in one spot to discuss pressing issues and celebrate successes of the last year. Planning the details of an engaging, successful conference might seem overwhelming, but The Crystal Ballroom is here to help. Our Altamonte Springs banquet hall is the perfect venue for your annual gathering, and …Read More

  2. Fun and Whimsical Quinceañera Themes

    As your sweet daughter approaches her 15th birthday, you may begin thinking about how you want to help her celebrate this milestone event. Giving her a fun-filled quinceañera celebration is the best way to commemorate the occasion, and The Crystal Ballroom is here to help. Our Casselberry quinceañera venue has all of the amenities you need to give your child an unforgettable quinceañera, includ…Read More

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    Creative Ideas for Your Wedding at a Banquet Hall in Orlando

    Everyone wants their wedding to stand out and be different from other people's weddings. You want your wedding to express who you are and what you stand for. As a couple, what are the two of you interested in? What do you agree about? What gets you feeling excited and happy and prevents you from feeling down and depressed? Imagine a day when the two of you are happy, even blissful all day long. Wh…Read More

  4. Five Signs of a Quality Wedding Venue

    If you’re a recently engaged Floridian, you’re probably already thinking about where you want to have your wedding ceremony and reception. Your wedding location is one of the most important considerations to planning your big day, and if you’re in the Tampa area, The Crystal Ballroom is here to help. Offering event design services and incredible amenities, we are the premier wedding venue in…Read More

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    6 Must Haves for a Luxury Wedding

    Your wedding day goes by so fast! You're going to want to create magical and vivid memories that you can treasure for the rest of your life and relive over and over again. Every couple deserves a luxury wedding that captures their unique story. To help you start planning, here are 6 of our top essentials for a fairy tale wedding: 1) Dazzling reception entrance: You don't get a second chance to mak…Read More

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    Set a Date and Book Your Orlando Banquet Hall Wedding

    Every couple follows their own path for creating a happy and healthy relationship. If you're recently engaged or thinking about it, you may have started wondering about when is a good time to set a date for your wedding. There may be no single right answer, so focus on what works for you. Here are some points to keep in mind: Setting a Date Right Away If you know you're good for each other, you m…Read More

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    3 Things You Can Do with the Money You Save by Getting a Cheap Orlando Wedding Venue

    Some people want to go all out when it comes to their wedding celebration. After all, you don't get married every day! And you might want to share your special day with friends, family, and extended family. Plus, you might need to call people from work. And if you have a pretty senior position, it helps to call everybody who might possibly be able to help you in your career. So there are some pret…Read More

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    Remove all Wedding Stress with Crystal Ballroom’s Day-of Wedding Coordinator

    All the Stress Shouldn't Fall on You! We know that weddings bring millions of emotions and that there are too many details for one person to think about. We also know that often the bride holds the key to every single thing that happens. It's usually her vision. After all, this is the one day she's been dreaming of since childhood! Perhaps there are some family traditions to consider. Perhaps the …Read More

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    Your Quinceañera—A New Season Worth Celebrating

    In the Latino culture, quinceañeras are one of the most important milestones for a young woman. Similar to a debutante ball or a sweet 16 party, quinceañeras celebrate the coming-of-age of a young woman on her 15th birthday and mark a new season worth celebrating. If you are planning a quinceañera for your daughter or another young woman in your life, you want to celebrate it as lavishly …Read More

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    Crystal Ballroom Adds Stunning Beach Front Fort Lauderdale Location

    A Beach Wedding Venue in Fort Lauderdale If you've ever been to an event at any of our Crystal Ballroom locations, you have seen first hand our elegant extravagance and stunning venues. While we have proudly served customers at our five locations throughout Central Florida for many years, we are proud to announce our new Fort Lauderdale location. This beautiful venue is right on the beach, so you …Read More

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    Planning the Perfect Wedding in Saint Augustine FL

    Now that you are happily engaged, it's time to start the wedding planning! It may seem overwhelming as you wonder where to begin. The first thought that you may have is "How do I make my wedding as stress-free as possible?" After all, you want your special day to be an experience you'll never forget. By being prepared ahead of time, you can ensure that everything goes off without a hitch, and yo…Read More

  12. How To Have The Perfect Sweet 16

    You only turn 16 once, and you want to make it count. It's your special day, and we want to make sure it's a night to remember. Here's our guide to having the perfect sweet 16. Choose the perfect venue: The venue sets the mood for the whole evening. If you have your sweet 16 at the Crystal Ballroom in Orlando, you'll have your choice of gorgeous ballrooms. You also won't need to worry about ameni…Read More

  13. Hire a Crystal Ballroom Wedding Coordinator Because Only You Can Greet Your Guests

    Wedding professionals like a Day of the Event Coordinator can handle many tasks for you, and maybe even do a better job than you could. On the other hand, there are some things that only you can do, and that includes giving each guest a personal welcome. See why having a Crystal Ballroom Wedding Coordinator may be one of the best decisions you can make for your wedding. Why is greeting your weddin…Read More

  14. Crystal Ballroom All Inclusive Design and Decor Minimizes Destination Wedding Shipping

    Do you really want to spend a lot of time dealing with the post office or any shipping service when you're trying to plan a destination wedding? When you use the Crystal Ballroom's all-inclusive design and decor services for your event, you'll avoid unnecessary stress and expense, and your wedding will look sensational. Save Money: If you're like a lot of couples you may have accumulated objects …Read More

  15. Sweet 16 Birthday Party Places: Keeping the Other Siblings Happy

    When your daughter is turning 16, it may be a significant event for the rest of your children too. You need to keep her brothers and sisters happy while you're looking for Sweet 16 birthday party places and making all the other arrangements. Here are a few suggestions to promote family harmony. Assign responsibilities: When it comes to party planning, there's always something any family member ca…Read More

  16. Geek-Friendly Ballroom Wedding Venues

    Plenty of couples who consider themselves geeks walk down the aisle, but not all venues may understand your unique charms. At the Crystal Ballroom, we're happy to say that our ballroom wedding venues are 100% geek-friendly. You'll be guaranteed a warm welcome here, and we'll make sure your wedding is as geeky as you want it to be. What is a geek after all? Usually, it refers to someone who dares t…Read More

  17. Halls in Orlando Fl: Simplify Wedding Guest Communications

    When you decide to host your wedding at a premier hall in Orlando, Florida like the Crystal Ballroom, you are already off to a great start with making your wedding a raving success, and dialing down the stress levels. Now that you've done such a good job with selecting the venue, you might want to consider some advice for simplifying another major task. These tips will help you to make your guest …Read More

  18. Inexpensive Wedding Venues in Orlando Help You Stick to Your Budget

    According to some estimates, as many as one in three couples go over budget when they are planning their wedding. It's so easy to spend more than you expected, but it can be a lot more difficult to try to repair the situation. Fortunately, choosing inexpensive wedding venues in Orlando can help you stick to your budget, and have an enchanting wedding. At the Crystal Ballroom in Orlando we strive t…Read More

  19. All Inclusive Wedding Packages in Orlando Mean Fewer Choices and Less Stress

    A funny thing happened in the retail world that might make you want to consider all-inclusive wedding packages if you're planning to get married. For a while, it seemed like people couldn't get enough choices, and the biggest superstores were the most popular. Then, people realized that all that decision making can be stressful and time consuming so stores with a smaller range of products and more…Read More

  20. Banquet Halls in Orlando Florida for a Low Key Wedding

    If you're dreaming of a low key wedding, the best venue for you may be banquet halls in Orlando Florida. You can have it all when you enjoy a beautiful and memorable wedding with a minimum of stress and a fabulous Florida destination. What makes a wedding low key? Obviously, the term can have very different meanings for different couples, but these are a few things to keep in mind: Turn off the ph…Read More

  21. How You Can Make Non-Dancing Guests Feel Comfortable, Too!

    The fabulous Crystal Ballroom is a dancer's paradise, and dancing is a natural part of the fun at most wedding receptions, quinceaneras, and other festive events hosted at the Ballroom. However, there are likely to be individuals who attend your event that either don't, or can't, dance. How you handle this is important, as you want to avoid embarrassing your guests and maintain their dignity, to…Read More

  22. How to Have the Affordable Wedding of Your Dreams

    Your wedding is your special day. Everyone knows it. From Disney movies to rom-coms, our culture places a special emphasis on tying the knot. Expectations have evolved from a simple gathering of close family to an extravagant party for your entire social circle. But your childhood daydreams might clash with the reality of your budget. Here's how to have the wedding you want for a price you can aff…Read More

  23. Eliminate Common Wedding Stress!

    Getting married is a wonderful time in life and your wedding day should be a reflection of what you and your partner dream of. Stress is the last thing you need on your wedding day. Consider the tips below to help eliminate those wedding stressors. Make it Simple No, we do not mean your wedding needs to be simple! Do not skimp on your "dream wedding" vision but the simplicity of having everything …Read More

  24. Tips on Having a Classic and Timeless Wedding

    If class, elegance and tradition are top on your list of priorities for your wedding day, then a classic wedding theme is the one you have been looking for. Revisit an era of high society and formal dress, of dinner jackets for the men and white gloves for the ladies, and use the following tips to perfect your perfect day. The Details: Classic weddings are all about channeling elegance by balancin…Read More

  25. Ideas for a Nerd-Centric Wedding

    Nerds need love too, so it's a very special thing when two souls can join over a shared love of all things sci-fi. After all, at the end of the day, we are all just a group of atoms floating around in space. That's why we've pulled together these ideas for a totally nerd-centric wedding celebration. The Food: Channel Heston Blumenthal, the father of molecular gastronomy. Surprise and delight your …Read More