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Hannah & Derek: Best Day Ever

This fun-filled day of love for Hannah & Derek is one we won’t soon forget! The whole day was as perfect as their love for each other. We LOVE helping our couples with their wedding vision, and getting to watch Derek & Hannah’s vision…

March 20, 2020
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Brinlee & Ben’s Romantic Winter Wedding

It feels like the 2020 wedding season is quickly approaching, but we still aren’t over this winter wedding beauty! Avery at Paper Posey Photography did a stellar job capturing all the stunning details of Brinlee & Ben’s wedding day. They were another couple that…

March 12, 2020
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Emily & Alan: Falling in Love

There aren’t words to describe how perfectly sweet this early fall wedding day was. Thanks to #Almily2019, I am now thoroughly convinced that the first weekend of October is the BEST time of the year to tie the knot if you’re getting married in…

January 13, 2020
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Emily & Jake’s New Years Eve Wedding

Wow, where do we even begin with this spectacular New Years Eve wedding? This day was a full-on blizzard, and we think photographer, Catherine Eichel, nailed it on the head when she called this one the “Mother of all winter weddings.” Thankfully, the bride &…

December 20, 2019
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Lauren & Kyle’s Intimate Mountain Wedding

This Crested Butte couple had a beautiful day for their August wedding in Salida. The clouds were quite thick on this day, and we had plans to postpone the ceremony, skipping straight to cocktail hour and even dinner if needed so this couple could…

December 19, 2019
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Kelly & Jordan: Loving You is Fun

When we first spoke with Kelly, we could tell she was a bride that knew what she wanted. We LOVE that. She works in the event planning industry as well, and that was an immense help throughout the whole planning process. Her attention to…

December 18, 2019
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JP & Candice’s Boho Chic Wedding

We couldn’t wait for the photos from JP & Candice’s wedding to arrive in our inbox. It was such a beautiful day; we just knew the photos were going to turn out great, and boy did they! The couple choose a childhood friend of…

December 17, 2019
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Anna and Dan’s Elegant Simplicity

The SteamPlant is a stylish, urban venue in downtown Salida linked by a plaza to the banks of the Arkansas River, and surrounded by stunning views of the Rocky Mountains. She is an “urban” venue in the sense that she is situated right in…

July 6, 2018
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Katie & Andy’s Village of Love

Weddings bring forth a wave of new faces to our charming small town. Here at the SteamPlant, our team of Event Coordinators loves helping our couples and their families navigate the best of Salida while they’re here for their wedding weekend. From recommending the…

June 27, 2018
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Maddie & Cody’s Casual Rainbow Wedding

We’ve been feeling super cold and snuggly in these short, dark days of winter, so we thought we’d relive one of the most magical weddings from this past season. Maddie and Cody’s intimate fall ceremony came complete with a HUGE, beautiful rainbow – a…

January 4, 2018