Monthly Archives: April 2014

Get Ready for Lippincott Manor’s 2014 Bridal Tasting!


It’s that time of year again! Spring is here and the 2014 Hudson Valley wedding season is about to kick off. To get this season started off on the right foot, Tricia and Marty Van Dyk are getting ready for Lippincott Manor’s annual Bridal Tasting. This year’s event will take place on Saturday, May 10 and starts at 6 pm.

Each year, Lippincott Manor hosts a Free Bridal Tasting for all booked couples an couples considering booking to attend and get a “taste” of a Lippincott Manor wedding. Featuring a cocktail hour, dinner, dessert, music, dancing, and giveaways, the evening is designed to give you a sample of what a Lippincott Manor wedding offers. From there, you are given the chance to envision all the unique touches and enhancements that you can add to your own wedding.

Also attending the event will be the Lippincott Manor’s choice photographer and DJs of the “all-inclusive package.” You’ll be able to meet with these professionals, see and experience their work, and discuss your vision for your special evening. Adding to the natural beauty of this Hudson Valley venue will be samples of flower arrangements from local florists, also included in the “all-inclusive package.”

As with every tasting event, there will be giveaways that include free wedding package enhancements available to couples booked for 2014 and those already booked for 2015.

For reservations, email or call 845-895-2474. It will be a wonderful evening, that you won’t want to miss!



Will You Have an Engagement Photo Shoot?

Getting married is exciting, from the joy of the proposal, to picking the perfect venue for your dream wedding, to dress shopping, and then of course, the big day – the big celebration that sets you off on the rest of your life. At this special time you want to remember all of the love, happiness and celebrations.

Hudson Valley Engagement

To make sure that you have these memories preserved forever, the wedding photographer is an integral part of the event.

Engagement photos

Most brides aren’t models and may not feel comfortable in front of the camera – and the same goes for their partners. For most wedding photographers, this doesn’t make a difference as a good photographer will be able to effortlessly capture all the beautiful moments of love and joy, without ever being noticed or disruptive. However, you may be dreaming of capturing that amazing pinterest-worthy photo.

Pet Engagement photo

Many couples are now doing engagement photo shoots. You can consider this your practice run. This is the time for you to get comfortable in front of the camera and comfortable with the person that is behind the camera. A good relationship with your photographer will show through in you wedding photos. Another obvious reason to have an engagement photo shoot is for the memories. Takes some time to enjoy your engagement. You’ve been running around and making plans for the big day, why not relax and capture some special moments between the two of you.

Hudson Valley Engagement photo shoot