AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) – Throughout 2020 when COVID-19 hit, many companies had been affected, forcing them to close down, and push occasions again, together with weddings, inflicting an enormous backlog nonetheless right this moment.
“I might say this yr we have had at the very least a couple of 50 % enhance over 2020. When COVID hit and we did unfastened half of our season. It varies simply because a number of the weddings we misplaced moved as much as 2021 and 2022,” stated Shelia Chick, proprietor and operator of Future’s Backyard.
Wedding venues have reported as much as a 50-percent enhance this season, because of the again log of weddings delayed from COVID-19 not permitting giant gatherings and inflicting venues to seek out methods to fight the surge.
“Individuals which can be deciding to re-book from 2020, they’re going forward and taking days aside from Saturday. We have had weekends the place we did three in a row,” stated Shelia Chick.
Venues have gotten artistic to verify they can deal with brides and the wants they’ve, together with opening extra typically to verify their days are nonetheless excellent.
“This yr we have had a rise that we’re additionally doing Monday weddings, we have completed Thursday weddings this yr, which is one factor that’s sort of out of the conventional. It is simply that we have been busier, we simply attempt to present the very best companies that we are able to and we have expanded the calendar to do extra than simply weekend weddings,” stated Shelia Chick.
We did attain out to different venues within the Amarillo space, however haven’t obtained any replies.
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