The Knot Best of Weddings 2010 Winners

We asked thousands of recent Virginia brides what they really thought about their vendors. Here are the best Virginia wedding venues, Virginia wedding photographers, and more!
by The Knot

Who makes the tastiest Virginia wedding cakes? What are the top Virginia bridal salons? Where are the most beautiful Virginia wedding locations? Recent brides in Virginia rated their wedding vendors, and here's who came out on top!

Bridal Salons

  • A Bridal Path, Bristol
  • All The Rage, Virginia Beach
  • Amrhein's Brides & Formals , Roanoke
  • Bridal Elegance, Richmond
  • Bridal Impressions, Harrisonburg
  • Chantilly Lace, Kansasburg
  • J. Crew, Lynchburg
  • Jingles, Richmond
  • Maya Couture , Norfolk
  • Pure English, Virginia Beach
  • Sestra Bridal and Evening Wear, Chester
  • Tricia's Inc, Fort Blackmore
  • Williamsburg Bridal and Formal, Williamsburg

See more Virginia bridal salons

Wedding Cake Bakers

  • A Cake To Remember, Richmond
  • Baker's Kitchen*, Richmond
  • Cake Ladies, Yorktown
  • Cakes by Graham, Richmond
  • Cakes Unlimited, Ruckersville
  • Casey's Cakes, Roanoke
  • Cheesecake Wedding Cakes & Catering by Mrs. B., Virginia Beach
  • Gail Wilson, Roanoke
  • G's Cake Shop, Virginia Beach
  • Impressional Sweets, Hampton
  • Incredible Edibles Bakery & North End Catering, Virginia Beach
  • Magnolia Foods, Lynchburg
  • Naa's Bakery, Norfolk
  • Sugar Plum Bakery, Virginia Beach

See more Virginia wedding cake bakers

Wedding DJs

  • A&E Entertainment, Newport News
  • Absolute Entertainment, Virginia Beach
  • Astro DJ, Virginia Beach
  • DJ 2-Step, Norfolk
  • DJ on the Side Entertainment, Chesapeake
  • DJ Rodney Charles, Virginia Beach
  • Dynamite DJs, Richmond
  • Kidd Carter, Roanoke
  • King Studios, Weyers Cave
  • Manny Green Entertainment, Midlothian
  • Music of the Times, Richmond
  • RSP Entertainment, Troutville
  • Tidewater Disc Jockeys, Virginia Beach

See more Virginia wedding DJs

Wedding Bands

  • Big Ray and the Kool Kats, Charlottesville
  • Hotcakes, Virginia Beach
  • Jack Diamond Band, Richmond
  • Jeff Decker Band, Charlottesville
  • Kings of Swing, Richmond
  • L.P. and Company, Hampton
  • Los Gatos, Roanoke
  • The Gladstones, Charlottesville
  • The Janitors Band, Virginia Beach
  • Wrenn Magnum, Richmond

See more Virginia wedding bands

Reception Sites

  • Alumni Hall at University of Virginia, Charlottesville
  • Bay Breeze Community Center, Fort Monroe
  • Beacon Theatre, Hopewell
  • Chatmoss Country Club, Martinsville
  • Colonial Farmhouse, Surry
  • Douthat State Park, Millboro
  • Ford's Colony Country Club, Williamsburg
  • Glenmore Country Club, Keswick
  • Hahn Horticulture Garden at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg
  • Hidden Valley Country Club, Salem
  • Hilton Norfolk, Norfolk
  • House Mountain Inn, Lexington
  • Kingsmill Resort & Spa, Williamsburg
  • Lesner Inn Catering Club, Virginia Beach
  • Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, Richmond
  • Longacre Bed and Breakfast, Appomattox
  • Marriott Norfolk Waterside, Norfolk
  • Military Aviation Museum, Virginia Beach
  • Mount Hermon Courtyard Conference Center, Danville
  • Norfolk Botanical Garden, Norfolk
  • Norfolk Yacht and Country Club, Norfolk
  • Oak Ridge Estate, Arrington
  • Pagoda and Oriental Garden, Norfolk
  • Seabreeze Club, Virginia Beach
  • Steinhilber's, Virginia Beach
  • Sundara, Boones Mill
  • The Martha Washington Hotel & Spa, Abingdon
  • The Mill at Fine Creek, Powhatan
  • The Place at Innsbrook, Glen Allen
  • The Williamsburg Hospitality House, Williamsburg
  • The Woodland Place, Vinton
  • Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center, Virginia Beach
  • Waterman's Surfside Grille, Virginia Beach
  • Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront, Virginia Beach
  • Wyndham Virginia Crossings Hotel & Conference Center, Richmond

See more Virginia reception sites

Wedding Videographers

  • Digital Dreammakers*, Virginia Beach
  • Drop to Design Videography, Richmond
  • Enigma Productions, Radford
  • John Hancock Productions, Richmond
  • Mike Topham Photograghy, Richmond
  • Silk & Silver Productions, LLC, Williamsburg
  • Sprack Media, Richmond
  • Stone Blue Productions, Lynchburg
  • Thomas Bowen Video, Bethesda
  • Tidewater DJs, Hampton
  • Trinity Productions, Virginia Beach

See more Virginia wedding videographers

Wedding Caterers

  • Black Angus Restaurant & Catering, Virginia Beach
  • Creative Catering of Virginia, Norfolk
  • Cuisine & Company, Virginia Beach
  • Farm Fresh: Fresh Events, Norfolk
  • Foodies, Roanoke
  • Harvest Moon Catering, Charlottesville
  • Mary's Party Works, Roanoke
  • Meriwether Godsey, Lynchburg
  • Professional Catering Inc, BlacKansasburg
  • Schaal's Catering & Events, Roanoke
  • Silver Spoon Catering, Richmond
  • The Catering Company, Williamsburg

See more Virginia wedding caterers

Wedding Planners

  • Angela's Elegant Events, Richmond
  • Ashley Baber Weddings, Lynchburg
  • Barb Wired LLC Event Management, Charlottesville
  • Easton Events, Charlottesville
  • Emily Weddings, Inc., Virginia Beach
  • Megan Daubert Events, Charlottesville
  • Simply Perfect Events, Virginia Beach
  • Something Blue, Richmond
  • Style Events, Virginia Beach
  • Weddings by Michelle, Chesapeake

See more Virginia wedding planners

Wedding Florists

  • Bloom the Art of Flowers, Norfolk
  • Coleman Brothers Flowers, Inc., Richmond
  • Cuts Creative Florist, Roanoke
  • Daevid's , Norfolk
  • Fairfield Flowers, Virginia Beach
  • Flower Lady, Virginia Beach
  • Greenbriar Florist, Chesapeake
  • Jeff's Flowers Of Course, Inc., Newport News
  • My Favorite Things, Williamsburg
  • Norfolk Florist, Virginia Beach
  • Pat's Floral Designs, Charlottesville  
  • The Artistic Florist, Harrisonburg
  • The Jefferson Florist & Garden, Lexington

See more Virginia wedding florists

Wedding Photographers

  • Alpine Group Photography, Boones Mill
  • Ben Waddell Fine Art Photography, Virginia Beach
  • Bolling Photography, Chesapeake
  • Brett Winter Lemon Photography, Inc., Roanoke
  • Bruce Henderson Photography, Daleville
  • Buster's Photo & Video, South Boston
  • Caston Studio, Richmond
  • Catie's Photography, Virginia Beach
  • Dashiell Studio of Photography, Poquoson
  • DeAnna Casey Photography, Norfolk
  • Dinah Whiting, Fairfield
  • Enigma Photography, BlacKansasburg
  • Heather Hughes Photography, Newport News
  • J Gardner Photography, BlacKansasburg
  • Jack Looney Photography, Charlottesville
  • Jason Michael Photography, Harrisonburg
  • Jen Fariello Photography, Charlottesville
  • Jennifer Colina Photography, Richmond
  • Justin Hankins Photography, Virginia Beach
  • Katie Stoops Photography, Harrisonburg
  • Keith Cephus Photography, Virginia Beach
  • Kellan Studios, Lynchburg
  • Kelly Lee Photography, Virginia Beach
  • Michael Sink Photography, Roanoke
  • Photography by Thomasina, Lynchburg
  • Picture Perfect Photography, Yorktown
  • Pink Photography, Richmond
  • Rebecca Keeling Studios, Suffolk
  • Seth Roberts Photography, Richmond
  • Stone Blue Productions, Lynchburg
  • Thirty Three Photography, Newport News
  • Visions by Heather , Appomattox

See more Virginia wedding photographers

* This vendor is notable but not reviewed

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