Destination Weddings - The Banquet Company – Wedding & Event Planners Sri Lanka

Creation of Themes for the Wedding

We will aid in creating themes for the wedding functions, to be in line with the dreams & expectations for the wedding.

This will include entire conceptualization of the function spaces that are selected for each function along with formulation of an event flow for the evening to ensure fluidity.

We will provide you with advice as well as various options and suggestions which are based on our extensive research and years of experience in the industry to work at achieving your dream wedding.

Themes will depend on a variety of factors namely hotel, location chosen and bridal outfits finally decided.

Welcome Hampers

Customised Hampers can be created to serve as a treat for those guests of yours who will be attending the wedding.


We work with the best and the most reliable wedding decorators and florists currently in the field. The wedding decorations will generally consist of the entrance décor, table centerpieces, flower stands, car décor, bouquets, boutonnieres etc.

Décor will also consist of drapes / marquees or special themes as required to be custom created to make your wedding one of a kind.

Sourcing of furniture (if required) along with table cloths, chair covers, napkins, Divans, Sofas or even custom-made place settings / show plates for your wedding. It’s the little dots perfectly placed together provides us with a masterpiece. It is with this thinking that we look at every little detail of your wedding.

It is the smaller elements that once put together gives you a complete picture covering the various elements that a décor entails.

Soft Touches / Seating Plan

Working with you in planning the evenings seating plan along with the relevant soft touches that are required to make for a perfect table setting.

Arrangement of napkin rings, personalised menus, place cards, table numbers, show plates etc will all formulate the soft touches for the evening and go into planning an elegant table.

Stage & Lighting

We can arrange different sizes of stages as required. This could be based on the décor where a two level elevation may be required depending on the size of retinue. Head Table Stages or Settee Back / Photo – ops

Lighting formulates a very important part of décor enhancement. The use of specific and detailed lighting can increase the overall look and feel of any ambience

Ambient lighting which would be required for the function to provide the look and feel for the function can be detailed and planned ensure the right amount of detailed lighting is used to provide the appropriate ambience for the evening.

Ceremony / Reception

Planning the wedding ceremony uniquely at the location along with the reception that is to be followed thereafter.

Planning of religious ceremonies to help both parties understand timely what responsibilities are required to happen. A timeline will be done for the day to ensure auspicious times are adhered to.

Thus, ensuring a stress-free day for all parties concerned enabling them to enjoy and focus on the religious aspect of the ceremonies.

Bridal Dress Designer and Make up

Bridal Make-up and Dressing can be arranged as well. Working with some of the best bridal dress designers and make-up artists to ensure your style or requirement is fulfilled. We will give you options that you can choose from with some even providing you with Trials.

Arranging of dressing and other salon facilities can be done for you’re out of town guest during the day of the functions.

Photography/ Videographer

Working with your chosen photographer and videographer on schedules and timings of various events to ensure they capture all elements of your wedding to perfection.

Working with the chosen photographer and the couple on various aspects if required such as alternate locations, pre- wedding shoots, etc if required.

Sourcing of Beverages/ Bar Management

We are able to source beverages for your function at a special discount, if required. We will also ensure that the bar is managed appropriately and that alcohol is not misused during the wedding function. Specialised themes, Bar Counters or areas for the evening can be created.

Menu Planning/ Food Tasting/ Cocktail Designing

We will help in the planning of items in whichever menu that you choose and we will liaise with the hotel to arrange for food tastings if necessary, to ensure that you and your guests enjoy the food served on the day of your function.

Advice on menu planning for the appropriate type of meals planned at the various times of the day working out different types of cuisines to minimise repetition of items.

With over 20 years of menu planning experience working with different styles of cuisines and presentation techniques which ultimately combine asthetics with food on the age old notion “you first eat with your eyes”

Custom made menus can be planned and created together with the chefs of the hotel; this will be in keeping with the overall ambiance of the evening.

Creation of custom made cocktails for the evening keeping in line with the theme, moving away from the ordinary ensuring your guests have another element to look forward to.

Band/ DJ

We will assist in selecting a suitable band or DJ to suit your requirement to keep your guests entertained and to give them an enjoyable wedding reception.

We can also look at various international DJs to suit your desired genre


Entertainment for the evening can be arranged, such as welcome dancers at the entrance, dance performances, fusion drummers to create that extra special entrance are options that will be provided.

Audio/ Visual Equipment

We are able to source any audio/ visual equipment required for the wedding such as projectors, screens, laptops, LED Panel, etc.

Wedding Car / Vintage Car

Sourcing of a wedding car or other form or vehicle as per your requirement and your choice and we will liaise with them throughout the duration of the wedding planning period and on the day of the wedding.

Wedding Souvenirs/Cake Decorators/Misc items/ Welcome Packs

We will help in finding the most suitable wedding stationer and wedding cake supplier that will complement your taste and requirement.

Custom made welcome packs will be worked out upon your approval of items. These will be arranged and sent to guests rooms. A welcome letter / booklet can be designed and placed along with the welcome pack to assist guests on relevant function details and other general information.

Assisting with the selection and designing of the invitation cards, hymn books and any other related wedding material.


A forecasted budget will be created, Helping you achieve a realistic and best valued wedding speculation. Payments and transactions could also be handled by us if required. Creating a detailed breakdown of all costs and helping you get the best rates possible amongst vendors.

Consultation and Coordination

In Depth Consultation and Coordination with regard to all aspects of the wedding will be undertaken and delivered.

We make your event a hallmark among all others

Your Dream is our Goal