Category Archives: Backyard Wedding

Intimate Red, White, and Blue July 4th Backyard Brunch Wedding

Lauren and Jason originally planned an August wedding in Washington state, but due to COVID-19 and Jason’s impending schedule within the NHL “bubble,” the Brandon couple pivoted and planned a socially-distanced wedding within a mere 10 days! The intimate celebration took place in the backyard of their new Tampa Bay home, with 10 guests in...

Intimate, Tropical Davis Islands Backyard Wedding

Kayla and Zachary’s waterfront South Tampa wedding paired scenic views and a modern minimalist design to elevate the bride and groom’s intimate backyard wedding. To highlight the natural beauty of Florida, tropical accents with a green and white color palette were incorporated throughout the evening to create a casual yet elegant experience. “The bride and...

Intimate Pastel Peach and White Brunch Wedding Inspiration

As the size of weddings is continuously evolving, Tampa Bay couples are embracing intimate weddings, and this styled wedding shoot showcases the comforting feeling of home with a playful, yet elegant intimate brunch affair. To complement the natural setting, this team of wedding pros incorporated a soft and muted color palette, with towering flora to...

Intimate Backyard Wedding Elopement | Seminole Heights

Cole and Matt postponed their Florida wedding a mere 10 days prior to their original March celebration due to Coronavirus, but after a two-year engagement and the anticipation of their nuptials, they knew they couldn’t wait another year to tie the knot, so they planned an intimate home elopement. “After some back and forth about...

Whimsical Blush and Champagne Waterfront Backyard St. Petersburg Wedding

Noelle and Dave’s whimsical St. Pete wedding showcased a stunning array of personalized details that brought their 250 guests into this chapter of their love story. Incorporating a mix of bright florals and plenty of Florida citrus, the Charlotte, North Carolina couple chose to wed at the bride’s childhood home. “The view of downtown St....

Natural Outdoor Rose, Green and Gold Intimate Backyard Tampa Wedding

Backyard Tampa Wedding | Outdoor Ceremony & Reception Location Haley and Max’s intimate backyard Tampa wedding featured a beautiful outdoor ceremony followed by a rose, green and gold colored reception. “We wanted a natural, relaxed outdoor wedding,” the bride explained. “I love plants, like succulents, and my dress was a light rose color which went...

Peach, Cream and Orange Outdoor Rustic Backyard Tampa Bay Wedding

Outdoor Rustic Tampa Bay Wedding | Backyard Wedding Tracy and David’s backyard Tampa Bay wedding featured a rustic and romantic theme with a colorful peach, cream and orange palette. “Since it was an outdoor wedding, it was already a beautiful setting in itself. In trying to be the most cost effective as possible, we were able...

Navy Blue & Coral Nautical Chic Wedding | Waterfront Tampa Bay Wedding

Waterfront Tampa Bay Wedding | Same-Sex Gay Wedding Aubrey and Tara’s outdoor waterfront Tampa Bay wedding featured elegant personalized details that highlighted their love of the Florida lifestyle. “Our favorite hobby is boating and fishing. We both grew up on the water and on boats, so we felt the nautical theme was most fitting with our likes as a...

Destination, Outdoor Waterfront Tampa Bay Wedding

Outdoor Tampa Bay Wedding | Waterfront Holiday Wedding Sarah and Max’s outdoor Tampa Bay wedding featured a waterfront wedding ceremony and a reception under the stars. The bride chose an intimate wedding venue that was full of childhood memories. “It was very special to us that we got married in my parent’s backyard. It was wonderful to...

Outdoor Tampa Bay Wedding Round Up

Outdoor, Tampa Bay Wedding Venue Inspiration Tampa Bay Garden Wedding | The Palmetto Club Wedding Vanessa and Blake’s garden Tampa Bay wedding featured an outdoor ceremony with white lantern accents and a bright coral color palette. “Our colors were coral and gray. I chose them because I always envisioned a spring wedding,” the bride explained. “Also,...

Plum, Fuchsia and Orange Waterfront St. Petersburg Wedding

St. Petersburg Wedding | Waterfront, St. Pete Wedding Deanna & Moises’ St. Petersburg wedding combined a waterfront venue, which was a priority to the bride, and the intimacy that the groom preferred. “I wanted a beach wedding, but Moises wanted a venue that was more private, so it would just the people we invited to the wedding surrounding us,...

Rustic, Glam Gold & Pink Outdoor Wedding in the Woods | Land O’ Lakes

Tampa Bay Wedding in the Woods | Land O’ Lakes Wedding Janet and Mason’s outdoor, Land O’ Lakes wedding featured a secluded rustic setting, elegant chandeliers and candlelit centerpieces. “We both love the outdoors, so our ceremony was literally in the woods and the aisle was lined with pine trees,” the bride explained. The Lutz couple...

St. Petersburg Waterfront Wedding Round Up

St. Petersburg Waterfront Real Wedding Inspiration Destination St. Petersburg Wedding | Kera Photography Jamie and Spencer hosted a destination St. Petersburg wedding because the bride grew up in the area and the groom is from tropical Indonesia. “If you have the option to get married some place beautiful and by the water, like Florida, why wouldn’t you?” the bride shared. The Virginia...

Modern Fall St. Petersburg, FL Wedding NOVA 535

 NOVA 535 Wedding – Modern Downtown St. Pete, FL Wedding Jessica and Joe’s Love Story: I started working for Joe in May of 2007, and we worked together for well over a year. It took me awhile to admit that I even liked him. My Nana and Mom tried to pry it out of me...

Vintage Pomegranate & Lime Waterfront Tampa Wedding

Backyard Tampa Wedding – Vintage Pomegranate & Lime Wedding I always find it interesting to see how people in the wedding industry plan their big day. I’m curious to know which venue they chose, who the photographer was and all the details involved. Rana, owner of Roohi Photography, shoots some amazing Tampa Bay weddings, so...

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Marry Me Tampa Bay editor, Anna Coats, created Marry Me Tampa Bay in 2012 to showcase the area's best local weddings and vendors. She has been featured as a wedding expert on the national talkshow Daytime, Fox13, ABC Action News, Great Day Tampa Bay, and Bay News 9 (now Spectrum).

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Nikki’s Glitz and Glam Boutique

Tropical Boho Bride and Groom Excited After Exchanging Vows, Bride in Flowy Deep V Neck Wedding Dress, Colorful Floral Arrangements | Tampa Bay Wedding Venue The Godfrey | Wedding Planner Elope Tampa Bay | Wedding Florist Brides N Blooms | Wedding Dress Nikki's Glitz and Glam | Wedding Hair and Makeup Femme Akoi Beauty Studio | Amber McWhorter Photography

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Tampa Bay Bride and Groom Cheers in front of Champagne Wall, Greenery Boxwood Bubbly Wall Rental, Bride Holding Vibrant Jewel Toned Floral Bouquet with Bright Pink Roses, Ivory, Purple, and Blue Flowers | Florida Wedding Planner Breezin' Weddings | South Tampa Outside The Box Event Rentals