Archive for July, 2010

Why Use Bocage Plantation for Your Louisiana Meetings and Special Events?

Saturday, July 3rd, 2010

From weddings to fundraisers, all types of events can be held at the historic Bocage Plantation.

If you’re looking for a venue for your next special event, you have a lot of options. You can go the typical route and host your Louisiana meetings and special events in the local conference hall or chain hotel. That’s fine, but if you’re looking to make your event one that people actually want to go to…one that people will remember for years to come, you should consider hosting it at the historic Bocage Plantation. What’s the Bocage Plantation? It’s a National Historic Landmark right here in Louisiana, between New Orleans and Baton Rouge. This historic treasure boasts beautiful architecture and amazing grounds that look like something from a Hollywood movie. And for good reason, since this gorgeous property has actually been used as a Hollywood movie set,and it’s well documented in a number of popular books.
What kind of Louisiana meetings and special events can you hold at the 200-year-old Bocage Plantation? Here are just a few of the events regularly hosted at the stately mansion.

* Weddings—From small, intimate weddings to grand weddings with hundreds of guests, Bocage Plantation can host weddings of all sizes. The classic style and vintage architecture of this mansion deliver the perfect romantic setting for your big day. Bocage Plantation even has a wide variety of menu options for completing the wedding experience.
* Receptions—Even if you don’t have your wedding at Bocage Plantation, you can host your reception here. The beautiful mansion is the ideal venue for fine dining, dancing, and other common wedding reception activities.
* Bridal showers—Want to get together with the girls before your wedding? Treat yourselves to a fun, exciting night by hosting your bridal shower at historic Bocage Plantation.
* Fundraisers—Want to make your fundraiser successful and memorable? Bocage Plantation is a unique setting that adds some excitement to your special event.
* Holiday parties—From Christmas parties to New Year’s celebrations, Bocage Plantation is the perfect spot for your next holiday party. It’s a classy environment that’s sure to be a fun party for your family and friends.
* Any other special event you can think of—Anniversary celebrations, corporate parties, you name it; no matter what kind of Louisiana meetings and special events you have in mind, Bocage Plantation can most likely host it.

Before you book your event, you should schedule a tour of the home and grounds. This lets you get a firsthand look at the historic location to make certain it’s the right venue for your next special event.

Remember, book early so you can save your date before someone else snaps it up!

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