EXPERT WEDDING PLANNERS TO HELP YOU REALIZE YOUR DREAMS
Enlist the services of the experienced wedding planners at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner, who are dedicated to bringing your special occasion in Northern Virginia to life.
The wedding planners at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner understand the importance of even the smallest detail, and strive to create an unforgettable atmosphere. Start your wedding journey by contacting Aislynne Morris, Senior Catering Sales Manager, at (703) 917-5487.
Entertainment Our Meeting and Special Events Team works with several musicians, talent agencies and entertainment providers to find the perfect elements to accent your special event.
The Event Design Studio The Event Design Studio at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner is the ultimate resource in the creation of customized events. Our experienced Event Planners are on hand to advise and guide couples every step of the way, from selecting linens and china to specialty décor.
Ceremony The hotel offers several venues for your wedding ceremony.
Chairs Our standard banquet chairs are available for your ceremony and reception. White satin chair covers and chiavari chairs can be arranged at an additional cost.
China We offer two selections of china and water goblets, which include our signature Cobalt Blue base plates and water goblets.
Menu Proposal Your Meetings and Special Events Manager will put together a menu proposal based upon your needs.
Linens Our linen selection includes a crisp classic white linen. Specialty linen is available at an additional cost.
Menu Tasting Tastings are scheduled approximately two months prior to the date of your wedding.
Wedding Cake Share your ideas with our pastry chef, who will transform them into a customized wedding cake.
Creative Table Centerpieces
Incorporate non-floral centerpieces into your table design
Feature organic centerpieces utilizing locally grown components such as herbs, vegetables and seasonal flowers
Recycle your centerpieces; use annuals and give items away to guests to plant
Reuse centerpieces for brunch the following day
Donate centerpieces and assign someone in your bridal party to take them to nearby nursing homes, hospitals, veterans hospitals or retirement homes
Use candles made from renewable sources that do not emit carcinogenic soot such as beeswax, vegetable-based wax or soy
Consider using cotton linens as opposed to synthetics
Ask your chef to create organic or ecoganic menu options grown and raised locally
Forgo party favors and create place cards at each table announcing that in lieu of party favors, a charitable donation has been made to a charity or cause near and dear to your heart
Ask for donations to be made to a particular charitable organization, church, mosque or temple in lieu of wedding gifts
Have invitations printed on recycled and/or biodegradable paper
Send email invitations
Use seeded paper, which can be planted
If ordering specific quantities of food at your wedding venue, inquire about signing a waiver for leftover food and assign a member of your family or bridal party to deliver the food to a shelter
Consider planning an activity for your out-of-town guests that allows them to give back to the community such as The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways Program
Select a venue and vendors who have established and certified recycling and/or composting programs
Select a location and venue that is centrally located and minimizes the need for your guests to travel extensively
Provide your guests traveling by air with information on purchasing carbon credits to offset their flights carbon footprint
Guest Rooms We are happy to extend a special accommodation rate for our-of-town guests for parties that will exceed 10 or more overnight guest rooms.
Private Reception Room for the Bridal Party Upon request, The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner will provide a complimentary private room for the bridal party to gather prior to their formal entrance into the reception.
Wedding Night Our travel professionals are available to assist in the planning of your special evening.
Enhance Your Celebration
With many unique and exclusive spaces available at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner, discuss with a catering sales manager about hosting your rehearsal dinner and fond farewell brunch in one of our many luxurious settings.