A Winter Fairytale Wedding at a Château Outside Paris

BOUFFEMONT, FRANCE–It’s not every day that you plan a winter wedding in a French château less than an hour from Paris. The guests came from Canada and South Africa, a wonderful blend of culture and taste. Thanks to the excellent team of Ooh la la! France Wedding Planner we were able to pull off a two-and-a-half day wedding for 50 guests.

It was a story out of Downtown Abbey, with servants quarters, a butler and a wonderful trained staff to serve breakfast daily. On the first night we offered a rustic French buffet with an accordionist singer, and on the day of the wedding, we arranged outdoor photography, a violinist who played “klezmer” music, and a fabulous gala dinner followed by disco dancing. Lights out at midnight, just like in the Cinderella fairytale, which was written by a Frenchman, by the way…


Our table setup for the winter wedding at the Chateau Bouffémont.

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The glorious landscapes grounds at Bouffémont early in the morning

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