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Wedding Services Directory

All area codes are (518) unless otherwise noted



The Renters Guide


The Renters Guide has information on over 125 apt communities in the Capital District and surrounding area. Visit us at online, follow us on Facebook and Twitter, or call for your free copy.

Bachelor/ Bachelorette Services

Double Vision

1917 Route 9, Clifton Park, 877-7353,

The area’s premier gentlemen’s club. Home of amateur nights with the hottest talent around. Available for bachelor parties and grooms night out. We have a full kitchen, private room and daily and weekly specials.

Bands/DJ Services

Alex Malsan


Wedding tenor/organist/cocktail pianist available for your special day. Working my way through college. Twelve years pro singing experience, five organ. Rehearsal and service for $200, reception $50/hr.


Villa Italia Pasticceria

226 Broadway, Schenectady, 355-1144

Villa Italia wedding cakes are truly a work of art. Wedding cakes can often accentuate the personality of the Wedding couple or overall theme of the Wedding. Call today for a tasting.

Churches/ Officiants

First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany

405 Washington Ave., Albany, 463-7135,

Weddings for 50 to 340 guests in lovely classic or modern spaces, receptions for up to 140. Catered or potluck; band or DJ. The choices are yours!



Stuyvestant Plaza, Albany, 482-2554,

A touch of Manhattan in Albany. Circles is a women’s specialty store open for busines since 1994. Specializing in formalwear, sportswear cosmetics and accessories from top designers. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff is here to help you find the perfect outfit. Voted best women’s clothing store in Metroland best of 2010.


Deja Vu

145 Wolf Road Shoppers Park, Albany, 459-6495,

Carrying and array of love toys, marital and spiritual aids, bachelorette party supplies, adult backing supplies, lingerie and sexy costumes, oils and candles, body paint and accessories, lubricants and massage oils, and more.


Elissa Halloran Designs

229 Lark St. Albany. 432-7090,

Elissa Halloran Designs features handmade jewelry of Elissa Halloran, as well as the work of many local artists. Her unique designs feature freshwater pearls and semi-precious stones, as well as antique beads.


Christopher Morris Photography


Christopher Morris Photography has been providing wedding and event photography services in New York’s Capital Region since 2004. I will capture your day as you’ve always imagined it, with beautiful images, at a reasonable price.

Laura’s Lasting Images Photography


For your special day, Laura captures rare moments and expressions, unique to the individuals being photographed. She has a natural talent for seeing and taking fun, candid pictures and balances with posed, traditional photos. Her artistic eye will make every picture sparkle with light and life!

Reception Halls

Eagle Crest Golf Club

Clifton Park, 877-7082 ext. 221,

A wedding reception should be an exceptional experience. Eagle Crest’s ballroom is the perfect place to start your life together. For additional information, call and ask for Wendy Soroka.

Hilton Garden Inn, Troy and The Rensselaer Banquet and Conference Facility

235 Hoosick St Troy, 272-1700,,

Hold your Wedding Ceremony outside in the private manicured enclosed lawn. Host a cocktail reception under the stars. Have a romantic rehearsal dinner in front of the fire in the Roebling Library. If a traditional wedding reception is more your style we accomodate that too. Your dream is our reality.

Holiday Inn Express

1442 Western Ave., Albany, 438-0001, albany-western

The traditions at Holiday Inn Express aren’t quite as old as the tradition of tying the knot; but they are certainly as classic and important. We’re proud to maintain the traditions of cleanliness, personalized attention and amazing service. At our locally owned and operated hotel, group blocks are our specialty!

Northern Lights

1208 Route 146, North Country Commons, Clifton Park, 371-0012

The area’s premier rock club is the perfect alternative for wedding and party plans. Receptions from 50 to 500 people.

The Octagon Barn

588 Middle Road, Delanson (use Delanson 12053 for GPS), 872-1879,

The Octagon Barn is an intimate, elegant rustic space with wide open views of the Catskills. Seats up to 75 guests for your bachelor party, shower, wedding, rehearsal dinner, and reception. Just 24 miles west of Albany.

Scribner Hollow Lodge

Route 23A, Hunter, 263-4211, 1-800-395-4683,

Just one hour from Albany, Scribner Hollow Lodge is the perfect spot for a destination wedding. We offer an exquisite setting, with an atrium entranceway and our magnificent Sunset Deck overlooking the valley and mountains. Our extensive grounds provide perfect settings for your ceremony. Your guests will particularly appreciate the fine accommodations of deluxe guestrooms, fireplace rooms and suites, and amenities such as the Grotto, a warm, underground cave-like spa with indoor pool, waterfalls, and jacuzzi/Roman spa. Our restaurant, the Prospect, offer exceptional gourmet dining and panoramic views.


Blu Stone Bistro

661 Albany Shaker Road, Loudonville, 869-0114,

Conveniently located near Albany International Airport. Seating for up to 65 it’s the perfect location for Bridal Showers, Rehersal Dinners and Cocktail receptions call for rates and availability.

Mallozzi’s Ballroom & Catering

1930 Curry Road, Schenectady, 355-0340

By entrusting your special day to Mallozzi’s Ballrooms & Catering you are assured that every detail will be addressed. Weddings held at Mallozzi’s are a creative blend of elegance, meticulous planning, exquisite cuisine and exceptional service.

Travel Services

Albany Aqua Ducks and Trolleys


Wedding wow! Tours on the Ducks and Trolleys are great ways to entertain out-of-town guests. Travel with your wedding party in a very special way—by trolley—on your very special day!

Wedding Planners

Stacy LaCombe-Kraft


Wedding coordinator for both traditional & non-traditional couples. Reasonably priced last-minute detail management, vendor communication and event execution designed to assist DIY couples on their wedding day. Eliminate stress by hiring a helper!

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