(Closed) How much do venues usually charge as a public holiday surcharge?

posted 4 years ago in Reception
Post # 3
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Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: August 2013 - The Liberty House

I am having a labor day weekend wedding in the US, and I have not had any surcharges. The Sunday should still probably be cheaper. If anything, it’s been easier and cheaper because there are so many vendors still available, since it seems like holiday weekends are less popular for weddings

Post # 4
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: July 2014

@kaleidoscope:  we are having a Fourth of July wedding and they didn’t charge us extra. 

Post # 5
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Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: September 2013

I also have a long weekend (Labor Day) and I wasnt charged extra. Actually, some vendors offered discounts.

Post # 7
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Sugar bee

Long weekends may be more expensive as you they will likely have to pay staff time and a half to work a holiday.

 

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