The Mill at East McKinney, a wedding and event venue, has opened a new space for outdoor ceremonies and receptions. The newly constructed Ashlee’s Garden event space is located at 501 E. Louisiana St., McKinney, and held its grand opening Nov. 11. Ashlee’s Garden is able to host outdoor cocktail parties, wedding ceremonies, receptions, graduations, galas, parties, community fundraisers and live music from the permanent stage. The garden features artificial turf so it is green year-round. 972-529-8033.