This is a very special time in your life and as you dream about your upcoming celebration, you have a very specific vision of how everything will go. Being that you don’t do this every day, you need to spend valuable time vetting the right people to help you make this vision a reality. Bill Hansen, CEO of Hansen Group, has catered over 50,000 events in his lifetime and has been in the business for over 40 years. His experience and knowledge does not come with a cost, it’s yours for free. We know that not all vendors are alike. We’ve worked with the best, and the worst. We will help guide you in choosing the most qualified provider based on your budget, personality, size of event, and most importantly, the one that is the best fit to tell your story.
Bill Hansen Miami Venues (BHMV) aims to put clients' concerns and worries at ease, enabling them to enjoy the experience from the Palm Beaches to the Florida Keys. With over 40 years of experience in the event and venue industry, The Bill Hansen team devises customized plans to meet their clients' needs. They guide clients throughout the process, from selecting the venue, developing the budget, providing special accommodations, and applying the finishing touches to make events shine. Bill Hansen's goal is to bring their clients' unique visions to life without hassle.
If you want historic charm for your wedding, anniversary, or special occasion, Villa Woodbine is the place for you. This stunning, Mediterranean Renaissance-inspired mansion was designed and constructed by famed architect Walter De Garmo during the 1930s within Coconut Grove, South Miami's oldest neighborhood. It features stark Spanish archways and enchanting greenery for an exotic backdrop. Villa Woodbine transports guests to Old Miami one moment and to the Tuscan countryside the next, offering an unforgettable experience during every event.
Need assistance finding the perfect venue in South Florida? We offer a complimentary in-depth assessment to help you choose the perfect location for your special occasion. During our venue consultation, we work closely with you to understand your specific needs, preferences, and budgetary constraints. With your vision and expectations, we evaluate various factors such as capacity, layout, amenities, aesthetics, accessibility, and overall suitability for your event's requirements. Our team’s recommendations will ensure a successful and memorable event.
One of Miami’s finest early 20th century Mediterranean Revival estates, Villa Woodbine is an award-winning private mansion, located in Coconut Grove, south of Downtown Miami on South Bayshore Drive. Exclusive to Bill Hansen Catering & Event Production, the historic property is a treasure of a bygone era. With its enchanting garden, Villa Woodbine, sits just across from Biscayne Bay. The charming Villa is suitable for weddings, corporate and social events.
Nestled on the shores of Biscayne Bay, and tucked away in the tranquil Village of Palmetto Bay, Thalatta Estate is a unique outdoor recreation area that also serves as a natural conservation area and provides a glimpse into the history of this South Dade historic gem. Rental of the venue is available on a limited basis for special social functions. add that Wow factor to your next event.
With its majestic architecture and magical gardens on Biscayne Bay, Vizcaya is a stunning venue for weddings, corporate affairs and social events. Those who have enjoyed an evening at Vizcaya with family, friends, colleagues or clients know there is nothing quite like it! Vizcaya is available for rent every day of the year except for certain major holidays. Our experienced staff in the facility rental program is eager to work with you to make your special event memorable.
The Temple House is a spectacular and exceptional event space. Designed by one of the most famous Art Deco architects in history, this remarkable building has been fully renovated and is available for private events. With approximately 16,000 square feet this year-round air-conditioned breathtaking facility features a Grand Room with 25 foot ceilings, a beautiful mezzanine, catering space, and more. The facility has served as a blank canvas for celebrity studded private events, corporate events, fundraisers, galas, weddings, product launches, art exhibits, film production, press & media events, seminars and more.
This venue is nestled along the coast in South Dade, the Deering Estate is a cultural asset and historic site listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Grand Lawn is perfect for outdoor cocktail receptions and wedding ceremonies with endless views of glistening water. For an indoor option, you may have an intimate ceremony in the historical and elegant ballroom with black and white checkered floors and crystal chandeliers or allow your guest to immerse themselves in the history of the Stone House during your cocktail reception as they stroll through the first and second floors. Enjoy dinner and dancing under the stars in the Court Yard, bordered by lush gardens and two historical homes. The Deering Estate is much more than the perfect venue for your event, it’s a destination for once-in-a-lifetime experiences. With their expansive lawn that overlooks the glistening bay and beautiful indoor spaces inside their historic houses, your special occasion, group activity or event will be truly spectacular.
A medieval Spanish monastery cloister, which was originally built in Spain in the 12th century, but dismantled in the 20th century and shipped to New York City in the United States. It was eventually reassembled in North Miami Beach where it is now the oldest building in the western hemisphere. With its rich history, you step into peace, elegance, and tranquility upon arriving. The Gardens and Chapel of the Ancient Spanish Monastery offer a traditional setting for your most sacred celebration.
Nothing rivals the secluded charm of Miami Beach Botanical Garden with its lush tropical plants and flowering trees staged in the middle of Miami Beach. The garden was orchestrated to create a peaceful serene setting, and in the evening the lights come up, creating an enchanting backdrop for an event. The canopied terrace is a breathtaking setting for a summer party, dance, or reception. Have your wedding ceremony under the 100-year-old banyan tree. The Miami Beach Botanical Garden allows you to enjoy an informal garden event and can accommodate any taste.
Experience the grand exterior of 17 stories of Wisconsin limestone and Alabama black granite. Inside past the bas-relief brass elevator doors and the ornate iron grates beyond the escalator, the building welcomes you to its true brilliance. The marble walls and floors echo with the history of Miami’s elite as you enter the ballrooms. Turn your gaze upward at the intricately hand-painted cypress ceilings. The grandeur of this extraordinary location makes it the perfect venue for your special event. Say your vows in the most extravagant and unique venue in Miami, surrounded by friends and family, shining marble paneling, and historic elegance. Tie the knot under an intricately painted cypress ceiling, between polished stone pillars and delicately hand-wrought iron grating. Dance with your partner on marble flooring while the band plays a slow tune from the stage. Make your wedding the one people will talk about forever.
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is an 83-acre botanic garden with extensive collections of rare tropical plants including palms, cycads, flowering trees, and vines located in Coral Gables, Florida. This venue offers many different scenes as a backdrop for your special event. Enjoy the open air with the stunning views of Glade Lake facing the east which makes the lighting perfect for any time of the day. An overlook with a runway of lush trees, a stone arch for your perfect ceremony structure, and a secret garden with a waterfall surrounded by rich plants.
Evocative. Impactful. Audacious. Superblue Miami supports the world’s most innovative artists to bring you experiences that are as meaningful as they are transcendent. These artists push the boundaries of what art can be–delivering powerful experiences meant to be shared. The exhibit Pulse Topology is an immersive biometric artwork consisting of 3,000 suspended light bulbs, each of which glimmers to the heartbeat of different participants. Sensors detect and record new heartbeats that replace the oldest ones, creating a memento mori in which the trace of individual heartbeats gains poetic strength.
Looking to plan an unforgettable event? Private events can be held in several areas of Superblue Miami, including Meadow by DRIFT, an installment of a poetic, upside-down landscape in motion or a 5,000-square-foot flexible event space. There is also an intimate art-led space perfect for smaller gatherings, eliciting unlimited ways to create a unique experience for your guests.
The Rubell Museum opened in Miami’s Allapattah neighborhood in December 2019. Originally launched in 1993 as the Rubell Family Collection, the institution was renamed the Rubell Museum to emphasize its public mission and expand access for audiences. The Museum experience unfolds on a single level, with 36 galleries and a flexible performance space. A courtyard garden filled with plants native to South Florida is also available for your guests.
The Rubell Museum is the perfect venue for the artistic and creative client. The Rubell Museum is distinguished by its unprecedented range and depth of modern art that will enhance your guests’ experience, whether for a wedding or a corporate event. Several galleries can be utilized for weddings, cocktail receptions or elegant dinners, while an adaptable 7,00 sq ft event space can be transformed to create your perfect celebration.
This historical hangar was the first built continental naval air station in the United States during WW1. It then was turned into a Pan American Seaplane Base, until eventually it became the venue that it is today known as “The Hangar”. The Hangar is a spacious venue that has 20,000 square feet for one to plan their perfect event or wedding. Enjoy the Coconut Grove bay breeze by opening both hangar door and allowing the breeze to flow as you and your guest enjoy the day or night of your event. The Hangar’s newly remodeled design makes this space a great blank canvas for whatever you envision for your event. The outdoor space has lush green lawns, views of marina boats, and stylish and sleek outdoor seating areas that are cozy and plentiful. The clean lines and white-walled open-air space pay homage to the original Pan Am terminal. It’s a substantial space that serves to preserve a piece of Miami's history.
Seven stories above Lincoln Road, modernism meets Miami’s historic architecture at the renowned parking structure designed by Herzog and de Meuron. Unleash the secret world of the creative minds who transform a raw space into magical occasions ranging from weddings to large party receptions, exhibits to fashion shows. Sweeping panoramic vistas of Miami’s vibrant skyline and sandy beaches are showcased. The functional 25,000-square-foot space at 1111 Lincoln Road can accommodate up to 700 guests, offering breathtaking views in every direction. With dramatically high ceilings, easy drive-up access for load in/out, full electrical output capacity, ample lighting options, and five total elevators for guest and vendor transportation, we ensure that the behind-the-scenes logistics run as smoothly as the big event itself. We don’t host parties at 1111 Lincoln Road, we produce once-in-a-lifetime experiences.
The Cruz Building in Coconut Grove is one of the most unique and extraordinary venues you’ll find in Miami for your next wedding, corporate or social event – offering you the perfect storybook setting. The glamorous 3-level venue is adorned with soaring atrium ceilings, monumental stained-glass windows, majestic marble staircases for grand entrances, European and French/New Orleans architectural antiques, romantic interior balconies and sweeping outdoor terraces—all romantically illuminated by interior gas flame lanterns and glistening antique crystal chandeliers. Located in the heart of downtown Coconut Grove. One of the most quaint, charming, tropical and oldest neighborhoods in Miami.
Perched high above the Miami River, The Penthouse is a multi-functional contemporary rooftop event space, showcasing breathtaking 360-views of the glittering downtown skyline, tropical greens and beyond. With modern sophistication, floor-to-ceiling windows, and 11,000 square feet of open indoor and outdoor space, The Penthouse is Miami’s newest prestigious location for anything from corporate events to glamorous weddings.
The Wynwood Walls was conceived by the renowned community revitalizer and placemaker, the late Tony Goldman in 2009. He was looking for something big to transform the warehouse district of Wynwood, and he arrived at a simple idea: Wynwood’s large stock of warehouse buildings, all with no windows, would be my giant canvases to bring to them the greatest street art ever seen in one place. Starting with the 25th 26th Street complex of six separate buildings, his goal was to create a center where people could gravitate to and explore, and to develop the area s pedestrian potential.
Bonnet House Museum & Gardens is a beautiful Fort Lauderdale venue built in the 1920s located on a barrier island with the Atlantic Ocean to the east and the Intracoastal Waterway to the west. With 35 acres, Bonnet House offers a variety of exquisite settings. Whether you are planning a close and intimate gathering or a grand and lavish affair, Bonnet House sets the scene for romance and timeless memories. The estate embodies old-world charm and understated elegance.
Located in the Heart of Davie, Florida their venue is the perfect location for weddings, life celebrations & corporate functions. Built as a labor of love by the owners for their own wedding, consistently praised for their meaningful & unique style that brings tranquility to our clients and their guests.
Escape the hustle and bustle of city life at this tropical oasis. Villa Veintiséis is a 1937 botanical garden estate spanning over 2 acres just outside of Miami, in Homestead, Florida. Visit this secret paradise & be instantly transported to a whimsical, intimate space. Wander through private paths & absorb the sounds of tropical birds & gentle waterfalls, while relishing the shade of an 80-ft tall, captivating canopy. This unique property was once home to iconic Mexican musician & Latin legend, Juan Gabriel. Known for writing many unforgettable romance anthems, Juan Gabriel drew inspiration from this breathtaking garden.
If you envisioned saying ”I do” in a lush, botanical paradise, we have the perfect venue for you. Those dreaming of a tropical garden wedding nestled between Everglades and Biscayne Bay national parks need look no further than the historic Walton House. This dream wedding destination is where a beautiful memories are made. The historic Walton House is a charming, English-style cottage built in 1919 by W.K. Walton. The old-world cottage features of beautiful gabled roof and is surrounded by lush tropical gardens. Situated in a five-acre botanical garden, the property includes a coral rock swimming pool with cascading waterfall, a large lagoon with white swans in Japanese Koi, as well as a sunken pond with flowing waterfall. Macaws, carrots, flamingos, waterfowl, cranes, giant tortoises and monkeys add to the exotic ambience. Adjacent to the tropical lagoon is a large Indonesian style tiki hut with an expensive deck. Situated in a 5 acre botanical garden, the property includes a Coral rock swimming pool with cascading waterfall, a large lagoon with white swans and Japanese Koi, as well as a sunken pond with flowing waterfall. Macaws, parrots, flamingos, water fowl, cranes, giant tortoises and monkeys add to the exotic ambience. Adjacent to the tropical Lagoon as a large Indonesian style tiki hut with an expensive deck. A private, antique bridal suite with bedroom and bath provides the perfect place for the bridal party to get ready for the big day. The properties lovely ceremony and reception areas make the historic Walton House a picture-perfect venue from start to finish.