Category Archives: FH Weddings & Events

Elegant Green and Gold South Tampa Wedding | Hyde House

Mickey and Scott’s South Tampa wedding featured classic décor adorned in gold and greenery with a white horse-drawn carriage send-off. “Our wedding theme was timeless and elegant with a touch of fun. Our décor was green, white, and gold,” the bride shared. “We wanted a wedding that showcased our neighborhood and lifestyle. Neither one of...

Intimate Downtown Tampa Rooftop Elopement | Rooftop 220

Melody and Mitch’s downtown Tampa rooftop elopement featured classic decor and beautiful city skyline views for the couple’s intimate ceremony. The Tampa natives chose to elope because they loved the idea of having an intimate wedding ceremony of 10 guests with just their siblings and parents. Although they plan on having a larger reception in...

Romantic Gold and Champagne Downtown Wedding | Tampa Museum of Art

MJ and Mark’s downtown Tampa wedding incorporated each of their personalities, with masculine touches like deep blue linens and a champagne wall that suited the groom, and elegant gold accents reflecting the bride’s taste. The Tampa residents hosted an elegant, modern affair fitting their museum venue, with classic colors offset with citric accents indicative of...

Dreamy and Luxurious Blue and Yellow South Tampa Wedding Styled Shoot | The Orlo

Spring is in the air, flowers are blooming, and all of the natural beauty in the sunshine state is on display during Florida’s sweetest months. Designing wedding inspiration that blends elegance and romance is expected, but Kelly Kennedy, owner of Kelly Kennedy Weddings and Events, took on the challenge to infuse modern floral-inspired style into...

Burgundy and Dark Green Christmas Inspired South Tampa Wedding | The Orlo House

  Kate and Joe’s romantic South Tampa wedding offered a taste of magical holiday cheer with whimsical rustic details, pops of gold, and a festive mix of his and hers cocktails. “We both love the holidays, so much so, that we actually talked about our shared love for Christmas and everything that makes it special...

Elegant Blush Pink and Grey Clearwater Beach Wedding | Opal Sands

  Liz and Leo’s elegant Clearwater Beach wedding was the perfect combination of simplistic elegance and romantic charm. With a blush pink and grey color palette, the bride and groom gained inspiration from Marry Me Tampa Bay to capture the celebration of their dreams for their Jewish wedding. “I follow Marry Me Tampa Bay on...

Black and Gold “Bumble” Bee Inspired South Tampa Wedding | The Epicurean

  Michelle and Jared’s romantic South Tampa wedding combined geometric decor with subtle bumblebee details to showcase how their sweet love story unfolded in real life. “With our theme and décor, we really wanted to pay homage to how we met on Bumble,” the bride shared. “From our color palette of black, white, gold, and...

Classic Pink, Navy Blue and Gold Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535

  Kelsy and Kole’s downtown St. Pete wedding perfectly combined simplistic charm with chic modern elegance to capture a classic yet industrial wedding celebration for 90 guests. “We really envisioned something classic yet romantic,” the bride shared. “Our color palette was royal blue, blush pink and white with a good mix of greenery in the...

Eclectic Jewel Toned Downtown Tampa Wedding | Tampa River Center

  Melissa and John’s eclectic downtown Tampa wedding was a vision of timeless elegance with romantic decor and whimsical jewel-toned inspired details. As the owners of Elite Events Catering, the bride and groom incorporated their extensive wedding industry background to capture the celebration of their dreams. “Since we own and operate a full-service event and...

Gold and Blush Pink Industrial Tampa Heights Wedding | Armature Works

Nadia and Shay’s industrial-chic Tampa Heights wedding perfectly captured their vision of rustic elegance with exposed ceilings, gorgeous greenery, and simplistic gold details. The bride and groom chose a romantic color palette of ivory, gold, and blush that beautifully complemented their downtown Tampa wedding. “Our theme could be best described as industrial-chic with a touch of...

Simplistic Chic Greenery Inspired Downtown St. Pete Wedding | Intermezzo

Erica and Zack’s downtown St. Pete wedding perfectly captured their laid-back personalities with a cool color palette and handwritten thank you cards to each of their guests. The celebration included two gorgeous ceremonies, a Cuban cigar roller, and a DJ that had guests dancing the night away. “We wanted our wedding to have a clean...

Luxurious White and Pink Rooftop St. Pete Beach Wedding | Don CeSar

  Nicole and Mike’s charming St. Pete Beach wedding featured a breathtaking rooftop ceremony overlooking the ocean. Sprinkled with soft and romantic hues of pink throughout, the decor was a perfect mix of elegant and classic. The Tampa bride and groom pulled out all the stops with stunning décor, a scrumptious menu, and a rocking...

Romantic Blush Pink and Champagne St. Pete Beach Wedding | The Don CeSar Hotel

  Carla and Matthew’s traditional Tampa Bay wedding featured a romantic, pastel color palette and two iconic wedding venues. “I did not have a theme per se, but since I was a girl I always imagined my wedding as very traditional, romantic and whimsical with some vintage flair and definitely glamorous,” the bride shared. “I...

Beachy Boho Mint Green and Gray Waterfront Downtown Tampa Wedding | Yacht Starship

  Shelbey and Danny’s waterfront Tampa wedding featured a mint and gray color palette and a beachy theme, fitting for locals bride and groom. “We chose a variation of Danny’s company’s colors. He and his brothers started Nardos Natural Skin Care, and their theme is aqua. The business is a big part of our lives so...

Old Florida Inspired Gold Downtown Tampa Wedding | Tampa Marriott Waterside

  Gabriella and Aric’s downtown Tampa wedding featured an elegant old Florida inspired theme and mauve, peach, ivory and gold color palette. “I love Florida’s history and specifically, Tampa Bay’s rich history with all of the Latin flare, as I am Venezuelan,” the bride shared. “We had a cigar roller, live band and of course a...

Classic Gold and Ivory Downtown Tampa Wedding | Floridan Palace Hotel

Tampa Ballroom Wedding | Floridan Palace Hotel Wedding  Samantha and Terry’s traditional downtown Tampa wedding featured a classic theme with a blush, ivory, gold and champagne color palette and personalized touches to celebrate the groom’s career as a firefighter and paramedic. “We were able to incorporate the City of Tampa’s oldest antique fire engine, Little...

Traditional Ivory, Champagne and Gold Downtown Tampa Wedding | Le Meridien

Traditional Tampa Wedding | Le Meridien Wedding Olivia and James’ downtown Tampa wedding featured classic elegance with a touch of contemporary details. “The overall style vision was traditional, classic, which is completely me, with a touch of modern for Jay,” the bride explained. “I knew I wanted to play up neutral tones. We ended up choosing a color...

Blue and Silver Modern Icy Wonderland Downtown Tampa Wedding | University of Tampa

Winter Wedding Inspiration | University of Tampa Wedding Cynthia and Lee’s modern winter inspired wedding featured ice sculptures, a four-tiered wedding cake suspended from the ceiling and a wedding venue close to the bride’s heart. The Trinity couple chose an iconic downtown Tampa wedding venue, which was also where bride’s parents first met. “I chose The...

Best of 2016: Tampa Bay Wedding Decor

Best of Marry Me Tampa Bay 2016: Wedding Decor As a detail inspired wedding blog, we’re all about the decor! 2016 brought us everything from stunning tented receptions to elegant outdoor soirees. We saw a variety of decor trends for the year, the biggest being farm tables and greenery. Blush pink was still the most popular...

Romantic, Modern Vintage Wedding Styled Shoot | Ivy Astoria

Modern, Vintage Tampa Wedding Styled Shoot | Ivy Astoria Wedding We love styled wedding shoots because they allow Tampa Bay wedding pros to step outside of the traditional box and showcase their vast creativity. Ivy Astoria, Ybor City’s newest wedding venue (venue now closed), was the perfect location to bring the outdoors in for an urban, yet romantic styled wedding...

Boho Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Rialto Theatre

Downtown Tampa Wedding | Rialto Theatre Wedding Lindsey and Spencer’s downtown Tampa wedding showcased the couple’s personalties from their food and music choices down to the smallest details. “I think all of our personal touches infused in every detail made our wedding unique. We didn’t do all of the traditional things you’d normally do at a wedding, or...

Elegant, Blue Coastal Chic St. Pete Styled Wedding | Tampa Bay Watch

Blue Coastal St. Pete Waterfront Wedding | St. Pete Wedding Venue Tampa Bay Watch This elegant, coastal inspired styled St. Pete wedding featured neutral bridesmaid colors, wooden farm tables, textured decor and a vibrant waterfront wedding venue. The coastal chic vibe took us on journey to the shores of the Northeast. St. Pete wedding photographers Caroline & Evan Photography captured the...

Tampa Wedding Happy Hour Concert | Friday, February 26, 2016

Tampa Bridal Wedding Show | Friday, February 26, 2016 Engaged Tampa Bay couples can delight in a date night unlike any other!  Envision your own private bridal show with entertainment, food and cocktails at this wedding happy hour hosted at Andi Diamond Photography studio in South Tampa. From 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Friday, February 26, 2016 meet with...

Pink and Gold Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Straz Center

Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Straz Center After James proposed to Alexis in Key West, they immediately started planning their downtown Tampa wedding. Having lived in area for five years, the couple felt is was important to be married in the city that they will be starting a family and making memories in. The pair hosted their waterfront Tampa wedding...

Wedding Conference for Pros: Cultivate Retreat 2015 Recap

Wedding Conference for Pros | Cultivate Retreat 2015 Recap When you own a wedding business, it’s always great to take a breath and step back to look at the big picture. Sometimes we get so caught up in the day-to-day that we forget to set goals, make plans and tweak adjustments as needed. As Marry Me Tampa Bay...

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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).

NOVA 535

NOVA 535

Avila Golf & Country Club

ALOFT/ ELEMENT TAMPA MIDTOWN

Organic Boho Modern White and Brown Rooftop Wedding Ceremony Flowers with Peach Roses, Gold Leaves, Feathers, and Ghost Chairs | Tampa Bay Wedding Florist Monarch Events | Planner and Designer UNIQUE Weddings + Events | Venue Aloft/Element Midtown | Photographer and Videographer Bonnie Newman Creative | Rentals A Chair Affair

BELLWETHER BEACH RESORT

St. Pete Beach Wedding Venue Bellwether Beach Resort Aerial View

The Vault

The Godfrey Hotel

Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach

Red Mesa Events

Lifelong Photography Studio

Creative Bride and Groom Wedding Portrait with Veil Blowing in Wind | Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer Lifelong Photography Studio

Carrie Wildes Photography

dewitt for love

Modern Dramatic Unique Asymmetrical Red Wedding Bridal Bouquet with Ranunculus Tulips Protea Roses Anemone and Amaryllis | Dewitt for Love Photography

LIMELIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY

Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer | Limelight Photography

Breezin’ Weddings

Florida Bride and Groom Romantic Portrait Under Whimsical and Lush Circular Floral Arch with Pampas Grass, White and Blush Pink Roses, Hydrangeas and Greenery, Bride in Full Length Veil | Tampa Wedding Planner Breezin' Weddings | Wedding Dress Isabel O'Neil Bridal | Wedding Hair Femme Akoi | Waterfront Wedding Venue Tampa Yacht and Country Club

Coastal Coordinating

UNIQUE Weddings & Events

Parties a la Carte

Special Moments Event Planning

Modern, Garden Inspired Wedding Decor, Blush Pink Floral Wall and White Draping, Gazebo, Outdoor Dance Floor, Long Feasting Tables. Rose Gold Chiavari Chairs, Floral Curly Willow Arches | Tampa Bay Wedding Planner Special Moments Event Planning | Tampa Bay Wedding Florist Gabro Event Services | Tampa Bay Wedding Rentals A Chair Affair

Truly Forever Bridal

Michele Renee The Studio

Elite Events Catering

Graingertainment

Longboat Key Club

Beso Del Sol

Isla del Sol Yacht & Country Club

The Poynter Institute

The Don CeSar Hotel

Hotel Zamora

Postcard Inn

Hotel Alba

PARADISE SPRING

Paradise Spring | Tampa Bay Wedding Venue Private Estate

LAKE LODGE

The Lake Lodge Wedding Venue | Lake Thonotosassa Tampa Area Wedding Venue

amber mcwhorter photography

Spaghetti Strap Casablanca Ivory Simple Slip Wedding Dress Bridal Gown | Light Blue Grey Groom Suit | Outdoor Bride and Groom Beach Portrait at Tampa St Pete Florida COVID Destination Elopement Beach Wedding Ceremony | Neutral White Ivory and Greenery Bridal Bouquet | Amber McWhorter Photography

Luxe Light Images

Gulf Beach Weddings

Elope Tampa Bay

Tampa Bay Wedding Elopement Planning | Elope Tampa Bay

eventfull weddings

Tampa Bay Wedding Planner EventFull Weddings

Amici’s Catered Cuisine

Sweetly Dipped Confections

Bella Bridesmaid

ADORE BRIDAL

Lifelong Photography Studio | The Current | Adore Bridal Hair and Makeup

A&P Designs

Grant Hemond & Associates

Grant Hemond and Associates | Tampa Bay Wedding DJ

breezin' entertainment

St. Petersburg Wedding DJ Breezin' Entertainment

A Chair Affair

outside the box

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