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How soon should I call to reserve a carriage for my event?
We recommend you call at least 4 months in advance for weddings and 2 weeks for romantic ranch carriage rides. Allow longer for holidays and the most popular wedding months of June and October.
How many carriages do you have available?
Ava K's currently has Two Cinderella Carriages with lights, White Vis-à-vis with Burgundy seats, White 19th Century Vis-à-vis with Blue seats, white vis -a-vis, Black Sleigh with red pinstripe, Wagonette and a Funeral Caisson style .
Can the carriages and horses be seen ahead of time?
Pictures can be emailed to you upon request, or you can visit our online galleries to see the carriages in action over a multitude of events.
How many people do the carriages hold comfortably?
Our carriages seat anywhere from 4 up to 9+ depending on the carriage.
What happens if the weather is rainy, cold or too hot?
Services are not provided in unfavorable conditions (safety comes first)
Carriages can run rain or shine, but don't worry, our carriages have convertible tops that can be up or down . In the winter, cuddle up with our carriage blankets.
In the event of extreme heat we look for the safety of horses and all parties.
Ava K's Carriage runs all year long!
What kinds of horses are used?
Horsepower is provided by large, majestic Percheron draft horses and are outfitted with black shiny show harnesses studded with silver. Team of halflingers with black harness studded spots.
What do the drivers and attendants wear?
Our drivers and attendants are formally attired including tuxedos and dress coats for weddings. (Top Hat) For Princess and Cinderella Carriage Upon Request Burgundy or Blue Royal Livery Coats and Hats.
Also at times Theme wear.
Is there a deposit required?
For weddings or special events, a 20% non-refundable deposit is required to hold your date and time.
What is your company's refund policy?
*****ALL CARRIAGE RIDE PURCHASES ARE NONREFUNDABLE.*****
ANY CARRIAGE RIDE CANCELLED DUE TO THE COMPANY NOT OPERATING DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER WILL RESULT IN A GIFT CERTIFICATE BEING ISSUED VALID FOR ONE YEAR FROM DATE OF RESERVATION.
What about music for the ride?
Ava K's has a custom stereo/cd to play your provided cd or our choice of romantic relaxing cd. We also provide Christmas music during the Holiday season.
Let's get started!
Rent one of our carriages and make your day magical.