Easton, Maryland
Easton, Maryland
Bride and groom walking towards wedding guests on the lawn at The Oaks Waterfront Hotel

5 Unique Ways to Make Your Wedding Stand Out

Are you looking to break away from tradition and make your wedding day as unique as your love story? As couples increasingly seek to put their own stamp on their special day, unique weddings are taking center stage. From unconventional venues to personalized touches, here’s a glimpse into some of the latest trends that are …

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Top 5 Summer Activities in St. Michaels, MD

Here at The Oaks, we understand the importance of getting away, of taking a well-deserved break from the hustle and bustle of daily life. We are uniquely poised to offer a luxurious property perfect for both midweek stays and as the ideal destination for an unforgettable wedding! Whether you’re the bride and groom looking for …

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Marie + Ken

Thank you Marie and Ken, for sharing your special day with The Oaks. PHOTOGRAPHY BY SHELBY LEIGH PHOTOGRAPHY This was a gorgeous wedding at The Oaks. Plan your waterfront wedding with us, so you can boat off together into the sunset.

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Bridal Toast Tips You Should Definitely Know

Traditionally, brides don’t have to give speeches at their wedding – this kind of task is assumed by the men of the event (the groom, the Best Man, and the Father of the Bride, speaking on behalf of their side of the family). However, times have changed – and more and more brides these days …

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You Will Absolutely Love These Food Bar Ideas

Food bars have grown immensely in popularity – and truth be told, you have all the reasons to love them. These wedding additions are not just a way of providing people with tasty snacks, but it is a form of entertainment in its own right. Moreover, a food bar will add a truly unique touch …

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special touches at the oaks for a winter getaway

Katie + Zach

This gorgeous September wedding used the lush backdrop of The Oaks’ greenery to provide the setting for a classic wedding. It featured modern floral touches and a palette of classic navy with pops of coral. Thank you Katie and Zach, for sharing your special day with The Oaks. PHOTOGRAPHY BY MELISSA GRIMES GUY PHOTOGRAPHY Contact …

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Water inlet at waterfront wedding venue and hotel in Maryland

Elle + Shane

Elle and Shane were married in July, when The Oaks was abloom with lush foliage and Black Eyed Susans framing the waterfront. The bride and groom had plenty of fun touches to their elegant wedding, with Panthers socks and cigars for the groomsmen, and sweet speeches from the bridesmaids. A round of beers and a …

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Try These Great Decorating Ideas for Your Garden Reception

Outdoor weddings can be a dream-like fantasy for everyone attending. They can be both whimsical and enchanting – a wonderful place to spend a summer night celebrating love. When you are planning a garden wedding, the possibilities are endless. So you may be asking yourself, “Where do I start?” Well, are you more of a …

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Elegant wedding chairs at venue in Maryland

4 Popular Wedding Flowers and Their Symbolism

Most couples want their wedding to be decorated in beautiful, unique ways – and flowers are almost always part of the mix. Of course, your wedding flowers should suit your style and your overall wedding vibes – but have you considered their symbols as well? Every flower bears with it its own symbolism – and …

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Group with cocktails by Maryland waterfront on a St. Michaels, MD getaway

What Does an Engagement Party Entail?

An engagement party is a party to celebrate loved ones and their upcoming wedding. It is also a great opportunity to introduce key loved ones for the first time. The Oaks is a great place to host your engagement party in Royal Oaks, Maryland, but before you do, here is an overview of what an …

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