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We are honored to have received The Knot Best of Weddings for 2017! This will be our 5th year in a row! We’re so grateful for all of our brides (and grooms) who have helped us win this award each year!!
The Knot Best of Weddings 2017 | Marquee Events | Hartford, CT

Filled Under : Catering and Food , Color Story & Theme , Connecticut , Decor & Details , Hartford , Marquee History , Marquee Weddings , Press , The Atrium , The Gershon Fox Ballroom , The Mezzanine

An oldie but goodie for you today — The Millinery Salon at G. Fox & Co.

The Millinery Salon at G. Fox & Co. | History of Marquee Events

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The Connecticut Historical Society Museum & Library has an exhibit through April 30th about Beatrice Fox Auerbach!

“Beatrice Fox Auerbach (1887-1968) is one of the most famous women in Connecticut history. Mention her or the G. Fox & Co. department store to anyone over 40 who grew up in Connecticut, and you’re bound to hear a personal story or recollection.”

This exhibition includes more than 100 garments, shoes, and personal accessories from her childhood to maturity, ranging from the 1890s to the 1960s. Click here to learn more on their website.

Beatrice Fox Exhibit, Hartford, CT

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Brettnee & Jason’s Marquee Wedding, photographed by Simply K Studios, was featured on Style to the Aisle Magazine!

Style to the Aisle Magazine features Marquee Events and G. Fox Building

Filled Under : Attire & Beauty , Hartford , Marquee History , Marquee Weddings , Photography & Videography , Press

Check out the 7th Floor China and Glassware Section from the old G. Fox & Company. We love these historical pictures!

G. Fox Building History, Marquee Events

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Another great photograph from the old G. Fox & Co., this one of their luggage department! Quite a selection!

Luggage department at the G. Fox & Co.

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We love these old photos of the G. Fox & Company – our building has so much history. This was the 7th Floor Hardware department – you could find everything at this store!

G. Fox & Co., now Marquee Events

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We are very excited to share our new event brochure with you! Click here to view/download it online. It’s full of all new gorgeous photography and an updated list of our wonderful preferred vendors! If you haven’t been for a visit or to one of our events, it’s a great way to get to know Marquee Events a little better.

Marquee Events Brochure

Filled Under : Catering and Food , Connecticut , Floral , Hartford , Marquee History , Marquee Weddings , Photography & Videography , Preferred Vendors , The Atrium , The Gershon Fox Ballroom , The Mezzanine

From all of us at Marquee Events, we wish you the happiest of holiday seasons!

G. Fox & Co. Christmas

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We’re traveling back in time and up to the fourth floor of G. Fox & Co. this week. Here is the Beauty Salon, Barber Shop and Drying Room!

Beauty Salon and Barber Shop at G. Fox & Co.

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To continue through the archives, here is a great image of the grocery display on the first floor of G. Fox & Co.  Love the old cash register!

Grocery Display from G. Fox & Co.

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We did some digging through the archives at 960 Main and we found the most amazing collection of old photographs from G. Fox & Co. that we are thrilled to share in a new #ThrowbackThursday series. We’re starting with an image of the overall view of the main floor. Isn’t it fantastic?

G. Fox & Co. at 960 Main

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