Here are some of our recommendations for vendors that may be of help as you prepare for your outdoor wedding:

Madison Party Rentals: www.madfoxparty.com
We work with Madison Party Rentals to help you rent the right size tent for your needs if you desire a shelter in case of rain.

Doubleday's: doubledays.net/Banquet_Hall.php
This Cottage Grove banquet hall makes a great indoor reception site, seating up to 500 with a full bar, dance floor, stage and outside balcony. Tables and chairs are provided and arranged personally for your event. Doubleday's also caters for onsite and offsite events.

Badger Farms, LLC: www.badgerfarms.com
Not far from Paradise Park, Badger Farms provides an indoor space for your reception in a newly remodeled 1920ís barn ... rustic and beautiful.

Madison Concourse Hotel & Governorís Club: www.ConcourseHotel.com
If youíre looking for an indoor reception site with a hotel for your guests, this is an elegant choice in the heart of downtown Madison.

Country Inn & Suites: www.countryinns.com/madisonwi_southeast
Madison's Country Inn & Suites is conveniently located about 10 minutes from Paradise Park, just off the corner of Highway 12/18 and Monona Drive. Call for discounted rates for your wedding group block.

Planned Spontaneity: www.plannedspontaneity.net
This planner helps create personalized weddings that really showcase your individuality. No details will be overlooked!

The Wedding Pastor www.theweddingpastor.org
Pastor Dave has been officiating weddings for 20 years, and specializes in bringing spiritual warmth, light-hearted humor and authentic love to your ceremony. His goal is to connect with the hearts of the couple, honor God and inspire the guests.

Dane County Judges: https://www.countyofdane.com/clerk/civil_wedding.aspx
If you'd like a judge to perform your ceremony, this list is a place to start. Let us know if you'd like specific recommendations of those we've enjoyed working with at Paradise Park.

Shannon Ruth Photography: www.ShannonRuthPhotography.com
Our own niece and a great match for our park, Shannon does a beautiful job of capturing your unique personalities and interests in a natural, outdoor setting.

Ali Leigh Photo http://www.alileigh.com
Another very special niece, Ali and her husband (Taylor) are known for serving couples as their wedding photographer + musician duo. In their words: "We can't get enough of getting to know our couples and sharing love stories through curated photographs."

Ueda Photography: www.uedaphotography.com
"When you see your photos," says Romulo, "I want them to carry you to that instant when something indescribable was experienced, something only memory and photo can reckon with."

Sun Prairie Films: www.sunprairiefilms.com
Michael Miller captures your story with beauty and clarity on video. High quality production at an affordable price. He made ours!

Pecatonica Music: www.PecatonicaMusic.com
From elegant Bach to Classic Rock, the Pecatonica String Quartet will set the tone for your special day or event. These professional musicians have a wealth of experience playing at weddings, and will customize the music to compliment your style.

Camerata String Quartet www.cameratastrings.com
These four musicians specialize in exciting music for wedding ceremonies, receptions and more. They provide arrangements of classical, contemporary pop, jazz and fold music.

Avoidance Acres: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Avoidance-Acres/639903266078455?ref=stream
Want to enter your ceremony in a horse drawn carriage? Make a lasting impression!

Badger Coaches: www.badgerbus.com
If you want to shuttle your party or your guests to and from your outdoor wedding, this company has a charming vintage trolley bus that's both comfortable and a real eye-catcher.

Presidential Limousine Service: www.preslimousa.com
Their fleet consists of a variety of brand new black vehicles ranging from private cars, Sedans, Cadillac and Lincoln Sedans, Cadillac Escalade, ESVís, stretch limousines, stretch SUVís, vans, limo buses and party buses.

Wedding Planner and Guide: www.wedplan.com
This guide will give you plenty of choices and ideas as you plan your big day.