Thomas Wedding – October 2017

Dannon and Taylor Thomas held their wedding and reception here at El Cerrito on Oct. 7, 2017. "I am so glad we decided to have our wedding at the first and only venue we looked at! They truly made our special day more than we could have ever asked for....

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Goodman Wedding – October 2017

"Thank you so much for giving me the opportunity to let me have my wedding at El Cerrito Lodge. It was simply breathtaking, and a day that we were remember for the rest of our lives." - Allix Smith-Goodman Wesley and Allix Goodman held there beautiful...

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Martin Wedding – June 2017

Jabe and Baylee were united as husband and wife here at El Cerrito on June 3, 2017. The ceremony was followed by a beautiful reception where guests danced the evening away. We here at El Cerrito are sending our best wishes to the newlyweds as they walk...

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Rowe Wedding – July 2017

Ben and Melissa Rowe ties the knot at El Cerrito on July 16, 2017. It was a cozy and intimate wedding that included cakes from Kern's Bakery, and catering from Bodacious. A1 Party Rentals provided chairs and tables, photography by Pickled Tink...

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Robles Reception – April 2017

Jose and Marissa chose to hold their reception at El Cerrito after a traditional church ceremony. Their breathtaking wedding photos were taken outside, and their cozy yet classy celebration with their friends and family was held inside of our banquet hall. Photography...

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Hooper Wedding – March 2017

Early spring weddings here at the ranch get the best of both worlds; great weather and new growth blooming up everywhere make for one of nature's best backdrops. This outdoor ceremony was followed by an indoor and outdoor reception where the lovely couple and their...

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Ellis Wedding – November 2016

Fall weddings are some of our favorites here at El Cerrito Lodge. The weather was perfect for Jennifer and Larry's outdoor wedding ceremony. After the ceremony guests enjoyed an elegantly decorated reception area as they dined and danced the night away with a gorgeous...

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Peters Wedding – October 2016

Ashley and Keith Peters' wedding was an elegant timeless event here at El Cerrito Lodge. We really enjoyed watching all of the details come together to create and capture the perfect wedding and reception for this wonderful couple. A warm thank you to all of the great...

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Rustic Grooms Cake Ideas

Selecting a rustic wedding cake can be a super fun wedding activity, that will get your groom involved in wedding planning. The groom's cake has the privilege of being a little more whimsical that the wedding cake. Often times it is seen as a way to display the...

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An East Texas Wedding and Reception Venue to Remember

At El Cerrito Lodge, we had your special event in mind throughout the entire design process of our event venue. From the hilltop view, to the main reception hall and every detail in between we always sought the perfect balance between a welcoming environment and a...

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5 Ways to Personalize Your Event Location

You have chosen perfect local event location, now is when the fun of planning the look and feel of your event space begins. With so many ideas swirling into your head, it can be easy to wonder how you can transfer that picture perfect pinterest board you created into...

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