Just because you're not having a traditional reception doesn't mean you can't rent out an event space for your guests to gather and celebrate together after your ceremony.

Here are a few options to consider in Colorado Springs for your small wedding or elopement:

1. Phantom Canyon Brewing - located downtown, this historical building has eight event spaces for groups of all sizes and a dedicated events team that handles everything from setup to teardown.

2. Kinship Landing - this boutique hotel has a light-filled, lush greenhouse space that accommodates up to 50 guests, as well as a spacious lawn complete with yard games, fire pits, and shady trees. 

3. Clay Venues - 6,000 square feet of urban industrial charm that can accommodate groups of any size and is conveniently located in walking distance to many hotels and restaurants downtown.

4. Kindle Photo Studio & Event Space - an intimate event space that offers a cozy gathering place with two rooms full for up to 30-40 guests.

5. The View House - a large restaurant with a private room for events, and an indoor/ outdoor space with a view of the mountains

Find more Colorado Springs event venues here.