Name of venue: Shuksan Golf Club
Location: 1500 E. Axton Road, Bellingham
Wedding contact: Darcie Givens, food and beverage director, 360-398-8888, ext. 2, and firstname.lastname@example.org.
Space available: Shuksan has both indoor and outdoor space for weddings and outdoor space for receptions.
How many people can be accommodated? Up to 250. The banquet room can be partitioned for smaller, more intimate receptions, and there is a 26-by-20-foot parquet dance floor.
What services does Shuksan provide? Shuksan provides setup of tables and chairs, linens, napkins, and some decorations. Shuksan also cuts the cake and handles cleanup.
What’s the price range? $23.95 to $30.95 per person for meals. There is a minimum amount in food that has to be met; the amount depends on the day and time of year. Beverages range in price; soda is $1.50, beer starts at $3, alcohol starts at $5. There is no facility fee.
What are the options for catering and drinks? All catering, beer and other alcohol is provided by Shuksan. Wedding parties can bring their own cake.
Does Shuksan decorate for weddings? No.
What extra amenities are on-site? Shuksan has a bridal suite, and, of course, golfing.
What extra amenities are nearby? Silver Reef Hotel Casino Spa.
How far ahead should people book a wedding? At least a year.
Last word: “An unforgettable wedding begins with our unforgettable setting,” Givens says. “With spectacular views of both Mount Baker and Mount Shuksan, our outdoor bridal terrace provides the ideal backdrop for your wedding memories.
“The clubhouse overlooks the luscious green hills and Ten Mile Creek that runs through the fairways. No matter where you are in the clubhouse, deck, or bridal terrace, the views are breathtaking. Come and see how we can help plan your next big event!”