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08-06-2011, 01:36 PM
There are many locations available for a Disney World wedding reception. Like the ceremonies, they can be as small or large, unique or classic as you wish.

Here are a few of the favorite picks for reception locations at Walt Disney World.

Ballroom and banquet receptions

Grand Floridian Resort

Thre ar two different grand ballrooms at your disposal, the larger Grand Floridian Ballroom and the more intimate St. Augustine Hall.

Romantic, magical and Victorian is the theme here.

Contemporary Resort

Choose from four ballrooms ranging in size -- the Fantasia, the Ballroom of the Americas, the Nutcracker and the Grand Republic.

Theme park receptions

Italy Isola at Epcot

This outdoor plaza is essentially a private island overlooking World Showcase Lagoon. It's themed as Venice, Italy, complete with gondolas and mooring poles.

Make it more special by having an evening reception overlooking IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth.

Restaurant receptions


Located on the water at the Grand Floridian Resort, Narcoossee's is a great location for a reception overlooking Seven Seas Lagoon.

The restaurant, full of light and built in the round, it is only available until 3 p.m. daily, so no Wishes viewing is available.

California Grill including Napa & Sonoma rooms

The California Grill at the Contemporary Resort is also only available until 3 p.m. daily.

It's a sophisticated choice for a modern wedding reception overlooking the Magic Kingdom.

Specialty venue receptions

Atlantic Dance Hall at The BoardWalk

Ready to dance and wow your guests with a unique location - then the Atlantic Dance Hall is where it's at.

With a great location on the BoardWalk and unique decor and bright colors inside, it will be a reception you won't forget.

The Attic at the BoardWalk

An intimate reception in a unique, tucked-away location, the Attic at the BoardWalk boasts a cozy turn-of-the-century charm that can't be beat.

Ariel's at Yacht & Beach Club

Ariel's at the Beach Club is a bright and light mid-sized reception location for those who love the sea.