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Simply Elegant, Affordable Weddings Done For You

Why Dream Up Weddings?

Stressing about having to spend countless days and weeks planning your wedding?  Worrying about finding the right vendors? If you answered yes then Dream Up Weddings may be perfect for you!  Let us take the stress and worry out of planning your wedding. 


Our weddings are elegantly decorated and have a unique theme on each date we offer!  We provide the 1931 Venue, awesome professional experienced photographer, mouthwatering food catered by seasoned wedding pros,  beautiful flowers by experienced florist and an eloquent professional licensed officiant, plus music for your day. There will also be a wedding day of coordinator to make sure things run smoothly.  Let us handle the stress and plan your wedding for you! 

What you will be responsible for: Sending your digital invitations, that we provide you, to your guests, your clothing for the wedding and rings. THATS IT!!

Island Tropics Wedding

Saturday, August 26th

Dream Up Weddings is the premier destination for all inclusive wedding packages. Our experienced event planners and florists take care of all the details for you, so that you can focus on what really matters: celebrating your special day.

Our unique venue is a historic building with a tropical theme. Whether you’re looking for a small, intimate affair or a grand celebration, our expert team will guide you every step of the way. Get in touch today and let us start planning your dream wedding.

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Dream Up Wedding Menu

ALL Dream Up Weddings Include

Event Space at the 1931 Venue Grand Ballroom and Cocktail Room

Decoration for your wedding.  We provided the theme and have our decorators set it up prior to your wedding

Either, brunch, lunch or dinner small plates for you and your guest will be provided by a select professional caterer

Photography is provided by experienced professional photographers

Photography includes ceremony, family pictures, reception and couples portraits

Day of Coordinator will be on site to help with the flow of the wedding

Professional JBL DJ Equipment 

Digital Wedding Invitations to send to your guests, created by our graphic design team.

Flowers for the Bride and Boutonniere for the Groom is included

Tables, Chairs and Linens will be set up for you and your guests

Morning Wedding - $4695  (Valued at $5400) ***Most Affordable
Up to 30 People -  2.5 hours (9 to 11:30 am)

The morning Dream Up Weddings is our basic package that includes everything you need for an elegant wedding. Your responsibility includes bringing your rings and attire. 100 digital images of your choice included. This is our best valued wedding package!

Afternoon Wedding - $5695 (Valued at $6695)
Up to 30 People - 3 hours (1 to 4 pm)

The afternoon Dream Up Weddings has everything you need for an elegant wedding plus a little more time for you and your guests than the morning wedding. This means more time for the photographer to capture more moments with 150 digital images of your choice included. Your responsibility includes bringing your rings and attire.

Evening Wedding - $7795 (Valued at $9620) ***Most Popular
Up to 40 People - 4 hours (6 to 10 pm)

The evening Dream Up Weddings is our most popular package which includes the groom and bridal suites & more time & guests at your wedding. Your responsibility includes bringing your rings and attire. The photography package is greatly enhanced by a large 16x24 mounted print plus 250 digital images of your choice included.

Contact Us

201 East 1st St. Eldon, MO 65026

217-415-0375 | 573-216-1683

tracy@the1931venue | gary@the1931venue

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Can we have additional guests?

Yes.  However, we will have to charge a fee for the additional guests as it costs us more for the wedding.  We will have to have at least 30 days notice if you plan on the additional guests.  The fee is $40 per guest.

Can we have extra time?

Unfortunately we can not do extra time for the first 2 weddings.  To add an extra hour on to the evening wedding the fee is $400.

How many bridesmaids and groomsmen can we have?

You are allowed 3 bridesmaids and groomsmen.  If you would like boutonnieres and flowers for them the fee would be $85 per set.

Do we get to choose the food?

We will have a menu of select items from the caterer for you to choose

Who is the photographer for the wedding?

Gary Northrip of Four 2 North Photography will be providing coverage at your wedding when available.  Gary has been photographing weddings for 7+ years and has been published in international magazines. If he is not available we will outsource to another professional photographer that has years of experience. We will let you know the photographer at the time of booking.

When will we get our images?

Images will be ready for viewing about 2 weeks after your wedding. You will be able to download the images from a gallery after the image preview.

Who programs the songs for the DJ Equipment?

Gary & Tracy the owners of Dream Up Weddings, Four 2 North Photography and The 1931 Venue will program the songs you choose.  Don't worry, we will send you a questionnaire to complete with songs in plenty of time prior to your wedding.

When will we get our invitations?

Your invitations will be designed and emailed to you approximately one week after you get us the verbiage to put on the invites.

Do you have outdoor space for the wedding?


Can we purchase an album, prints or more digital images?

Yes, you will have an option to order art at your image preview.

Do you have an elevator?

Unfortunately we do not have an elevator to our ballroom on the 2nd floor.  This is something we have down in our future plans to do.

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