Hello, there! Thank you so much for visiting our blog. For those of you who are stumbling across our website for the first time, welcome to Madera Estates! We are a luxury wedding venue located one hour north of Houston, Texas. In addition to a beautiful venue, our facility offers optional all-inclusive packages. From catering to the cake, photobooth, rentals, party packages, and more, Madera Estates is a great option for couples who are looking for a one-stop-shop!
At Madera Estates, we’re suckers for love. All couples have their own unique story and it’s an honor to be a part of their happily ever after! It’s fun to see how our clients incorporate their personalities and design preferences into their big day. The architecture at Madera Estates was inspired by Spanish & European charm. Our elegant venue gives our customers the ability to incorporate a variety of styles and themes for their celebration! From modern glam to whimsical bohemian, vintage, fiesta, rustic, and beyond, Madera Estates complements any aesthetic preferences. We even routinely host holiday themed weddings such as Halloween, Valentine’s Day, New Year’s Eve, Cinco De Mayo, and Leap Day! It’s really fun to see our client’s vision come to life on the day of their wedding.
This week on the blog, we’re highlighting Courtney & Derek’s big day! You’re going to fall in love with their lively personalities and all the beautiful elements from their celebration! The theme of their wedding was modern glam with subtle trendy bohemian elements. You’re going to love all the bling and the stunning floral design! A special thank you to Kelsey Horner Photography for capturing Courtney & Derek’s celebration so beautifully. We hope you enjoy getting a look at all the gorgeous details from this Conroe wedding day!
Getting Ready For The Big Day!
If you’ve ever toured our venue, you know that our clients have everything they need on-site! From a variety of ceremony and reception space options to the Champagne Suite, Whiskey Lounge, and wooded grounds, Madera Estates has everything you need to have the most magical day of your life! Courtney & her bridesmaids started off the day by getting glammed up in the Champagne Suite by her glam squad, Sunkissed & Made Up. This room offers plenty of space for everyone to relax as they prepare for an exciting day ahead.
With hair & makeup completed, it’s time to get dressed for wedding party photos! We are in love with Courtney’s fabulous sparkle booties. Not to mention, F. Dellit Designs, knocked the floral design out of the park!
While the ladies spend hours getting ready, the fellas are sharing stories and drinking cold ones! Derek and his groomsmen looked dashing in dark navy suits.
At last, the moment has finally come for Courtney to slip into her wedding gown. This is usually the moment that makes the whole day seem real! Courtney’s bridesmaids had the sweetest reaction to seeing her dressed as a bride for the first time!
First looks with dads always make us melt! Courtney’s and her father shared a heartfelt moment alone. This will surely be a memory they both cherish for years to come!
Conroe Wedding Day: Wedding Party Photos
Now that everyone is looking their best, the tribe heads outside to snap some photos! At Madera Estates, there are seemingly endless areas around the property to take photos. Our couples love having a variety of backdrops to choose from.
Courtney & her ladies looked ravishing! The bridesmaids were each able to select dress styles that made them feel beautiful and confident. We love the blush and champagne color palette!
You know what they say, “boys will be boys”. Derek’s buddies had a grand time making the groom feel special. They even got brave and tossed Derek into the air! Gotta do what you gotta do to get the shot, right!?
Conroe Wedding Day: The Ceremony
In the blink of an eye, it’s already time for the ceremony to commence! As guests were seated, the bride and groom were full of butterflies and excitement. It’s seriously a surreal experience to finally walk down the aisle after months and MONTHS of planning!
Friends… find a spouse that looks at you the way Derek looks at Courtney! It’s safe to say our groom was beyond happy to see his gorgeous bride make her grand entrance!
Conroe Wedding Day: Happily Ever After!
And, just like that, Courtney & Derek are husband and wife! After heartfelt vows and the exchange of rings, this beautiful couple shared their first kiss as man and wife. The photos of our couples walking back down the aisle after the ceremony usually capture the most genuine expressions of wedded bliss!
With the ceremony over, the wedding party heads inside the Whiskey Lounge for a quick toast before gearing up for more photos.
That’s one good lookin’ group right there! While guests enjoyed cocktail hour, the wedding party had a blast walking around the property.
There’s no other way to put it, Courtney & Derek’s wedding day was Pinterest-worthy! Not only were the details beyond gorgeous, but you could see just how much the couple truly loves each other!
Conroe Wedding Day: The Reception!
Time to celebrate! With the candles lit and the chandeliers dimmed, the reception begins! The sweetheart table definitely made a grand statement as guests entered the Hacienda Ballroom.
The tables alternated between champagne and navy tablecloths. There was also a variety of floral arrangements, giving the room lots of dimension.
With guests seated, the crowd cheered as they welcomed Courtney & Derek into their reception!
The newlyweds wasted no time sharing their first dance. Guests were in awe of the beauty of their surroundings and the gaze in the couple’s eyes.
You probably agree, there’s nothing better than being surrounded by those you love most!
After heartfelt toasts, no time was wasted getting to the father/daughter and mother/son dances. As you can imagine, this is such a special moment for parents!
As guests were invited to the dance floor, Courtney & Derek snuck outside for a quick moment alone. The couple danced outside in the ceremony space they had been pronounced husband and wife just a few short hours ago. Derek twirled his beautiful bride under the lit-up gazebo. It was truly an experience out of a fairytale!
Back in the Hacienda Ballroom, guests were having a blast indulging in the open bar and the awesome tunes. The party stayed high-energy all night long!
A Sweet Send Off To The Perfect Day!
In the blink of an eye, the picture-perfect wedding day has come to an end. Courtney & Derek headed outside to be showered with love and cheers from their family and friends. Sparkler send-offs are such a fun way to send off the newlyweds!
Planning Your Own Conroe Wedding Day? Tour Madera Estates!
We hope you enjoyed getting a glimpse at Courtney & Derek’s big day! It truly was a magical day to be a part of! Madera Estates was honored to host their once in a lifetime event. We wish these love birds a lifetime of laughter and love!
Are you engaged and trying to find a luxury wedding venue in the Conroe area? If so, we would love for you to book a free champagne tour! As mentioned in the opening paragraphs, we’re located in Conroe, TX and we often recommend taking an in-person tour as the perfect first step. During your tour, you’ll also have the opportunity to chat with one of our wedding planning experts about pricing and availability.
Click here to select a time that works best for you and your fiance. In addition, if you would just like to talk with a member of our team, feel free to either call us directly at (936) 441-9337 or fill out the contact form on our website. Want to hear what our past couples have to say about hosting their big day at Madera Estates? Head over to our testimonials page linked HERE to learn more! We are located at 3201 N Frazier St, Conroe, TX 77303.