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Destination Florida COVID-19 Beach Elopement | Indian Rocks Beach

Kelly and Matt considered canceling their Florida destination elopement in Indian Rocks Beach due to the threat of COVID-19, but ultimately decided to move forward with their intimate guestless wedding. “We made the choice to continue our plans since there was little to no cases in Florida at the time. We had a small gathering...

Intimate At-Home COVID-19 Wedding

Jessica and Tyrone’s intimate Tampa Bay wedding was made possible by their family and friends who surrounded them in love during a stressful summer. While the couple’s original wedding plans were changed, there were many welcomed surprises, including a surprise drive-by parade. “COVID changed the entire trajectory of our wedding. Initially, we were going to...

Intimate Waterfront St. Pete Elopement | Isla Del Sol Yacht and Country Club

Shannon and Cammarn’s waterfront St. Petersburg wedding vow renewal featured an intimate afternoon that allowed the newlyweds to reaffirm their love and commitment to each other. Reminiscing on the memories from their first wedding, the bride and groom decided to renew their vows in a way they could cherish forever. “We chose to do a...

Intimate Blue Destination Wedding | Hilton Clearwater Beach

Victoria and Brandon’s destination Clearwater Beach wedding was a beachfront celebration that even COVID-19 couldn’t hold back. The San Antonio, Texas bride and groom originally planned a wedding for earlier in the year, but due COVID-19 pushed their date back into the summer. “Our original date was April 25, 2020, but we had to move...

Intimate Treasure Island Destination Wedding | St. Petersburg Lions Club

Amber and Ryan’s intimate Treasure Island destination wedding featured ocean views, a classic blush and navy color scheme, and a handful of their closest friends and family.  Looking at their photos, you’d never guess that thanks to the global pandemic they were forced to come up with a “Plan B” just two weeks before the...

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...

8 Tampa Bay Venues Offering Intimate Wedding Packages

NOVA 535: Located in downtown St. Pete, NOVA 535 features a two-story event space with 16-foot ceilings, exposed original rafters, clay brick walls, Brazilian hardwood floors, and a double wrought iron staircase. The unique wedding venue’s enclosed outdoor courtyard features a 30-foot tall bamboo garden for privacy while providing a romantic setting for up to...

Dusty Blue, Rose and Gold Destination St. Pete Wedding | The Birchwood

Allyson and Tyler’s destination St. Pete wedding was a stunning summertime celebration with dusty blue details, radiant rose tones, and gold accents to pop against the bride and groom’s contemporary-chic ballroom wedding. “I wanted the color scheme to feel like summer, with some gold glam. Our colors were very summery and felt perfect in the...

Romantic Rooftop St. Pete Beach Elopement | Hotel Zamora

  Jenna and Christopher’s St. Pete Beach elopement truly captured their love for one another with an intimate rooftop wedding ceremony overlooking the beach. “We chose to have an elopement because we wanted the day to be solely about us and our commitment to each other,” the bride shared. MORE: ST. PETE BEACH WEDDING INSPIRATION...

Romantic Pink and Greenery Inspired Destination Sarasota Wedding | Powel Crosley Estate

Lauren and Luke’s intimate, Sarasota wedding couldn’t let a hurricane put a halt to their big day. Instead, the bride and groom rallied together to pull off a flawless celebration that delivered knockout food, amazing music, and stunning wedding portraits. “Apart from having to reschedule our wedding at the last minute due to the hurricane, we...

Intimate Sunflower Inspired Waterfront Dunedin Wedding | Beso Del Sol

Tara and Leon’s waterfront Dunedin wedding featured rustic inspired elements and a calming color palette of champagne, sand and blush. The Tampa Bay bride and groom wed in Dunedin for its gorgeous sunsets and inviting environment. “We wanted a cozy, intimate space within our budget that would guarantee heartfelt memories to be cherished and cater...

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...

Elegant Waterfront Sarasota Wedding | Ca d’Zan Ringling Mansion

Elegant Waterfront Sarasota Wedding | Ca d’Zan Ringling Mansion Wedding Adrian and John’s Sarasota wedding featured an intimate ceremony with stunning waterfront views atop the Ca d’Zan Ringling Mansion Belvedere Tower. “We live in Bradenton and wanted something close to home so that our families and close friends could all be with us on our special day....

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