Agora Grand offers free rentals to Maine nonprofits

Wanted to share this this morning: our friends at Agora Grand in Lewiston announced earlier this month that they now offer free rentals to non-profits that serve Maine and its residents. Check out the post below for more details, and kudos to Agora Grand for giving back to the great state of Maine!! If you […]

Natural Fall Wedding at Live Well Farm

We are excited to see Geneva and Joe’s wedding at Live Well Farm up on Borrowed and Blue this week! It was a great weekend with Jill Fraser Photography, Andrea’s Bridal, Chapel Hill Floral, Affordable Events, The Waiters, and beauty by Gracelyn Gilpatrick. Check out Live Well Farm, as well! A gorgeous venue in Harpswell, […]

An Elegant Summer Wedding at the Beach

This time of year, we love to escape the cold and think back to last season. Here are a few photos from Bethany and Jake’s September beach wedding in Saco. We love these families and had a fantastic time putting this together with them. The ceremony and cocktail hour were oceanside at Joseph’s By The […]

Catersource and Event Solutions Conference & Tradeshow 2016

Catersource and Event Solutions Conference & Tradeshow 2016 By Fausto Pifferrer This year we attended the Catersource and Event Solutions Conference & Tradeshow at the Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas. Arriving in Vegas is always exciting – it’s a city with extraordinary stimulation. Seeing people we’ve met and come to know over the years is […]

VENUE SPOTLIGHT: Hardy Farm

Hardy Farm in Fryeburg, Maine, is one of our favorite barns in Maine and it’s not hard to see why. Rich in history and character, the farm offers a one-of-a-kind experience for your wedding day or other special event. Hardy Farm is known for its rustic elegance and has been featured in Maine Magazine, Martha […]

Our Newest Obsession: Charming Vintage Rentals

Our Newest Obsession: Charming Vintage Rentals When all was dark at the recent 2016 Portland Maine bridal show, a bright spot was found at the Charming Vintage Rentals exhibit. Even though the event had lost power, we were drawn to Cindy’s hand-picked chairs that lit up the room, sparking a conversation about all that she […]

Christmas at Victoria Mansion

Victoria Mansion is a historic landmark in Portland that bears exquisite architecture and original interiors of the nineteenth century. For over thirty years the mansion has been decked out during Christmas time and open for holiday tours. Blue Elephant has had the pleasure to participate in the decoration of Victoria Mansion for nine years in […]

Meeting an Industry Leader: Preston Bailey

Meeting an Industry Leader: Preston Bailey  If you haven’t heard of Preston Bailey, then you’re missing out. Bailey is a premier event designer out of New York City and has 35 years of experience in the industry. He is known world-wide and has planned luxurious weddings for people like Ivanka Trump and Melissa Rivers (Joan […]

Don’t Forget Your Wedding #Hashtag!

Before the big social media boom of the past decade, we never thought we’d be able to add to and access a collective album of photos via one simple thing: a hashtag. Hashtags are everywhere. They started on Twitter and overflowed into Facebook, Instagram, and other social media platforms. Nowadays, people are using them for […]

VENUE SPOTLIGHT: The Farm at Beacon Corner

VENUE SPOTLIGHT: The Farm at Beacon Corner The Farm at Beacon Corner is a gorgeous venue in Kennebunkport with a historic farmhouse and barn that were built in 1780. Blue Elephant Events & Catering is proud to have become their exclusive caterer! WHY WE LOVE THIS VENUE: The Farm at Beacon Corner is picturesque with […]