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St. Petersburg Wedding Round Up

St. Petersburg Weddings Elegant Black and White Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 With a unique Tampa Bay wedding venue in mind, Ashlea and James realized St. Petersburg would be the perfect location to host their nuptials because of its culture and liveliness. Their elegant and classic wedding at NOVA 535 fit the couple’s style, while...

Romantic, Blue Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535

Romantic, Blue Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 Wedding Glenne and Jordan’s downtown St. Pete wedding reflected the strong traditions of family and symbolism. The bride was born and raised in the Philippines and wanted to incorporate her vibrant culture into her St. Petersburg wedding. “When I showed Jordan photos and videos of a traditional Filipino...

Modern, Turquoise and Tangerine Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535

Modern St. Petersburg Wedding | Downtown St. Pete Wedding Venue NOVA 535 Abby and Randy’s St. Pete wedding featured bright colors and modern elements. “Our theme was bright, elegant and modern,” the bride shared. “We chose turquoise and tangerine wedding colors. Our wedding was in the summer, and we loved those bright colors together and knew they...

Best of 2015: Wedding Ceremonies

Best of Marry Me Tampa Bay 2015: Wedding Ceremonies One of the biggest draws to holding a Tampa Bay wedding is that you can have almost any look you want: beach, historic church, garden, rustic and modern. We love the variety of wedding venues in Tampa Bay, and, with the right wedding pros, you can mix...

Best of 2015: First Looks

Best of Marry Me Tampa Bay 2015: First Looks 2015 has been the year of “first looks” for Tampa Bay weddings. We’ve found more and more couples opting in for that intimate pre-ceremony time with their soon-to-be “Mr.” or “Mrs.” We love the anticipation of seeing the bride’s excitement and groom’s nerves come together in...

Best of 2015: Getting Ready Wedding Photos

Best of Marry Me Tampa Bay 2015: Getting Ready Over the next two weeks, we’ll be highlighting our the “Best of” Tampa Bay wedding photos of the year. With over 100 weddings under our belts this year, we love reminiscing on the stunning weddings we’ve had the pleasure of publishing. We’re starting at the beginning of the day with our...

Vintage, Blush, DIY Downtown St. Pete Destination Wedding | NOVA 535

Vintage, Blush, DIY Downtown St. Pete  Destination Wedding | NOVA 535 Wedding Robyn and Chris’ downtown St. Pete destination wedding featured DIY elements to show their gratitude to their wedding guests. “It was so important to me to put our touches on the wedding and thinking of all things that showed all of our guests how much...

Asian Inspired, Glam Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535

Asian Inspired, Glam Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 With a majority of their guests attending from out of town, Stephanie and Glen wanted to showcase the St. Petersburg area, but didn’t want a beach wedding. “We wanted the location to be accessible to all of the best Florida vacation spots for our families, and downtown...

Romantic Purple Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535

Romantic Purple Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 Lindsey and Tyson’s downtown St. Pete wedding incorporated the couple’s strong faith and love for one another. “As Christians, it was important to us that Jesus was the main focus of our ceremony and how he had brought the two of us together in relationship and ultimately in...

Expert Advice: Iconic St. Pete-Clearwater Wedding Locations

Iconic St. Pete-Clearwater Wedding Locations Honeymoon Island State Park Honeymoon Island State Park is known for its undeveloped beaches and gorgeous views. It’s been Florida’s most visited state park the past six years. The island got its name from a Life Magazine contest for newlyweds in 1939. –Visit St. Pete/Clearwater Jason Mize Photography | View full...

Marry Me Tampa Bay Wedding Speed Networking | NOVA 535

Tampa Bay Wedding Pros Speed Networking | NOVA 535 Last month, Marry Me Tampa Bay hosted its first large networking event for the Tampa Bay wedding industry. Over 50 registrants attended to mingle with top wedding pros. Downtown St. Pete wedding venue NOVA 535 co-hosted, while Apple Blossoms Floral Designs and Over the Top linens provided...

Tampa Bay Wedding Round Up: July 3, 2015

Wedding and Engagements from throughout Tampa Bay   Pop-Up Trunk Show with Eddy K Bridal through July 11, 2015| Isabel O’Neil Bridal South Tampa bridal salon Isabel O’Neil Bridal is introducing a new designer to their collection with a Pop-Up Trunk Show with Eddy K Bridal. Wedding gowns start at $1,800 and feature beautifully detailed wedding dresses with...

Pink, Gold and White Vintage, Glamour Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535

Pink, Gold and White Vintage, Glamour Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 Wedding Kaley and Nick celebrated their nuptials with a downtown St. Pete wedding filled with gorgeous peachy pink flowers, gold chiavari chairs and lots of milk bottles. “I collected milk glass for a whole year and had about 90 pieces, so all...

Vintage, Great Gatsby Inspired Gold, Black and Ivory St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535

Vintage, Great Gatsby Inspired Gold, Black and Ivory St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 While most Tampa Bay brides spend their wedding morning relaxing at the spa or catching up childhood friends, Rebecca was a bit more of a “runaway bride.” “Michael and I are both runners and completed the Gasparilla half marathon the morning of the...

Brides Against Breast Cancer Premier Vendor Showcase at NOVA 535| Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Brides Against Breast Cancer Premier Vendor Showcase at NOVA 535 Say “I do” to the free Brides Against Breast Cancer bridal show event at NOVA 535 on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, from 6-10 p.m. Meet the St. Pete’s top wedding professionals at this exclusive, VIP vendor showcase and networking event. This event is cocktail attire with some lite bites, cash bar...

Romantic Pastel and Metallic Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535

Romantic Pastel and Metallic Downtown St. Pete Wedding | NOVA 535 Megan and Matt hosted a romantic, pastel and metallic downtown St. Pete wedding. The bride selected a timeless and classic look with mercury glass adornments. “I chose whites, pale pink, mint green, grey and metallics for the colors,” the St. Petersburg bride shared. “I wanted the...

Black, Gold & Glitter Downtown St. Pete New Year’s Eve Wedding | NOVA 535

Black, Gold & Glitter Downtown St. Pete New Year’s Eve Wedding | NOVA 535 Nicole and Lawrence’s black, gold and glitter wedding as a mashup of “Rihanna meets James Bond.” To host their chic, New Year’s Eve bash, the Tampa bride and groom searched for a downtown St. Pete wedding venue with a “big city feel.”...

Yellow and Turquoise St. Petersburg Destination Wedding

Tampa Bay Gay Wedding – St. Petersburg Destination Wedding On the eve of gay marriages finally being legal in the Tampa Bay area, I’m so excited to feature my first same-sex wedding! Natasha and Avi hosted a destination beach wedding near St. Petersburg, FL with the help of wedding planner Tide the Knot Beach Weddings. The...

NOVA 535 Wedding: Purple, Vintage 1920’s St. Pete Wedding

NOVA 535 Wedding – St. Petersburg, Fl Wedding For their purple vintage 1920’s inspired wedding, the bride and groom featured a jeweled brooch wedding bouquet, white feather wedding reception decor and tall, purple centerpieces dripping in crystals. The brick walls and wrought iron staircase at St. Pete wedding venue, NOVA 535, added to the 1920’s ambience.  Purple, Vintage 1920’s...

Ivory, Pink and Gold Romantic Wedding – NOVA 535 Wedding

NOVA 535 Wedding – Downtown St. Pete Wedding Leonor & Lugo’s Love Story:Lugo and I have been together since we were in 8th grade, August 31, 2001 to be exact. We moved in together the summer of 2006. We always wanted to get married, but weddings can be expensive, so we waited to be able to have...

Grey & Ivory DIY Wedding – NOVA 535 Wedding

NOVA 535 Wedding – Downtown St. Pete Wedding Christine and Jeff’s Love Story:Jeff & I started dating over 10 years ago in high school in Michigan. We were first introduced by a mutual friend who tried to set us up on a date freshman year. I, however, was not interested, but we became friends. It...

Navy Blue, Ivory and Champagne Midsummer Night’s Dream – NOVA 535 Wedding

NOVA 535 Wedding – Modern Downtown St. Pete Wedding Wedding Venue Alansen and Brandon’s Love Story: Brandon and I met in June 2011 on the dating website Plenty of Fish. Our first date was drinks at Fly Bar after work and was very casual. We didn’t really experience a romantic connection until about our third...

Downtown St. Pete Wedding – South Beach Inspired Wedding at NOVA 535

NOVA 535 Wedding – Modern Downtown St. Pete, Fl Wedding Venue Sara and Ralph’s Love Story:Ralph and I attended the University of Florida and shared multiple classes together during my freshman year. I first spotted him in one of my classes first semester and told my girlfriend he seemed like a cool guy. The following year,...

St. Pete Bridal Show Sunday, June 29, 2014 at NOVA 535 Unique Event Space

St. Pete Bridal Show at NOVA 535 Unique Event Space on Sunday, June 29, 2014 St. Petersburg wedding planner Simple Weddings and wedding venue NOVA 535 Unique Event Space are hosting a bridal show on Sunday, June 29, 2014 from Noon-4 p.m. in downtown St. Pete, Fl. Tampa Bay brides can view the modern wedding venue which boasts original 1920’s...

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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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The Vault

The Godfrey Hotel

Renaissance Tampa International Plaza

Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach

Red Mesa Events

Kera Photography

Lifelong Photography Studio

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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

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

Bruce Wayne Florals

Truly Forever Bridal

Michele Renee The Studio

Elite Events Catering

Tastes of Tampa Bay

Graingertainment

Longboat Key Club

Beso Del Sol

Isla del Sol Yacht & Country Club

The Poynter Institute

The Don CeSar Hotel

Hotel Zamora

Postcard Inn

The Mahaffey Theater

Hotel Alba

Bayou Club

Kemari Lyn Films

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Elope Tampa Bay

Tampa Bay Wedding Elopement Planning | Elope Tampa Bay

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Monarch Events And Design

Cascade Bridal Bouquet with White and Blush Pink Roses and Ranunculus, White Astilbe, Ivory Stock, Greenery and Eucalyptus | Tampa Wedding Florist Monarch Events and Design

Lynn’s Catering

Amici’s Catered Cuisine

Sweetly Dipped Confections

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

Bella Bridesmaid

A&P Designs

Bay Kings Band

Grant Hemond & Associates

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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