Getting Married in Hackney: Everything You Need to Know to Plan an Epic Urban Wedding

In recent years, Hackney’s rich and vibrant spirit has been celebrated, despite the area being previously overlooked for wedding venues. However this was not justified as many are beginning to now realise. Hackney is one of the most popular boroughs of London, making it a prime choice of location for a wedding. In 2017, 1123 weddings took place in Hackney and this figure is rising year on year.

Hackney Venues
With an abundance of event space to choose from, there’s a venue for every pair. Hackney wedding venues are perfect for hosting all types of weddings, big or small. The London Borough of Hackney have invested a huge amount of money into weddings and created a fabulous search tool, Hackney Venues. Hackney Venues draws together a collection of venues aiming to promote, increasing revenue from weddings which is reinvested straight back into the venues. All venues are competitively priced in comparison to many similar sized central London spaces, Hackney Venues offers excellent value for money without compromising on quality or service.

As well as the venues collection, Hackney also has over 25 private spaces which have been approved for non-religious marriage and partnership ceremonies. These range from the stunning restored Grade II listed building Clissold House, to ‘Tattoo Fixers’ filming location The Old Dairy on Powerscroft Road to the hip hotel, The Curtain.

Wedding Suppliers
Now it’s time to find the suppliers for your wedding, Hackney is home to the most talented and creative wedding pros. From gowns by independent designers, to fabulous florists, to food your guests will be raving about long after you’ve said ‘I Do,’ you’ll find the best wedding suppliers to bring your day to life.

Location Location Location
Let’s talk about photo locations, Hackney is crammed full to the brim of iconic photo locations just waiting to be captured. This trendy borough has so much character on almost every street corner, the side streets offer graphic and urban backdrops, the graffiti designs set the tone for a fun and contemporary wedding.

Best advice for couples
There’s hardly a more vibrant and varied borough in the city than Hackney. If you’re looking for a fabulous venue for your urban wedding in London, talk to us. Hackney is a gem! Far from being a diamond in the rough, it’s a glittering jewel of exciting places to celebrate your wedding. From warehouses to lofts, railway arches to former churches, we know the very coolest spaces Hackney has to offer.

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