Category Archives: The Vault

Vibrant Pink Floral-Filled Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault

  Andrea and Brian’s downtown Tampa wedding featured luxurious finishes and colorful blooms that brought sophisticated style to their historic venue.  The bride and groom’s top priority was making memories with their friends and family, so they kept the ceremony brief so that they could extend the party. The bride envisioned a flora-focused celebration filled...

Timeless, Classic Ivory and Blush Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault

Amanda and Derek’s downtown Tampa wedding was a timeless vision of ivory, blush, and sage that created the perfect blend of romance and individuality for the couple’s wedding day. “We wanted a very timeless, classic, romantic theme for our wedding, very neutral colors, and a lot of candles. The crystal candelabras were my biggest focus,” Amanda shared....

8 Best Unique Tampa Bay Wedding Venues

NOVA 535 NOVA 535 is ideal for couples who want a wedding venue with unique character. With texture from the brick walls and hardwood floors and state-of-the art uplighting, it’s natural decor provides a WOW factor all on its own. When you first enter the brick courtyard you’re encompassed by a zen and private towering...

Romantic Maroon and White Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault

Brittany and Daniel’s downtown Tampa wedding perfectly captured a romantic charm with beautifully designed centerpieces, flickering candles, and soft yet subtle uplighting. Bringing their stunning display to life, the couple chose a maroon, white, and blush color palette to celebrate their fall nuptials. “I did a lot of searching online looking at what colors would...

Romantic Dusty Blue and White Safety Harbor Wedding | Harborside Chapel

Hillary and Marshall’s charming Safety Harbor wedding combined colorful Scottish traditions with charming personal details for the bride and groom’s elegant celebration. “We really wanted to capture a classic yet romantic vision while still highlighting soft and warm accents,” the bride explained. “For our color palette, we chose dusty blue, navy blue, gold, and white,...

Elegant Lavender and Blush Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault

  Olivia and Dany’s elegant downtown Tampa wedding featured gorgeous lavender and blush details, a sparkler sendoff, and a breathtaking cake that truly embodied the happy couple to be. “We didn’t really have a theme,” the bride confessed. “I guess you could say we were the theme. Our day was a reflection of all the...

Elegant, White and Pink Historic Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault

  Cristina and Eddie’s romantic downtown Tampa wedding was centered around iconic wedding venues, providing the perfect backdrop for wedding portraits. The day kicked off at the historic Le Méridien Tampa, which allowed the bride and groom to take portraits on the famous marble steps of what used to be a federal courthouse. Following their ceremony...

Modern, Elegant, Purple Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault

  Whenever we have the opportunity to feature a bride who used Marry Me Tampa Bay throughout her wedding planning process, it makes our day. “Marry Me Tampa Bay was such a great tool! As a bride, many times it is hard to imagine how certain selections will look in your venue, so looking through...

7 Best Wedding Venues in Downtown Tampa

  Downtown Tampa is home to an abundance of unique wedding venues and hotels, with stunning water views, historic buildings and hotel ballrooms that can host over 1,000 wedding guests. Whether you want a modern, city vibe or a classic traditional space, here are our seven favorite downtown Tampa wedding venues. Yacht Starship The only...

Vintage Blue Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault

Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault Wedding Luke and Bri’s vintage downtown Tampa wedding featured an indoor ceremony and reception with a color palette of gray and blue. “We didn’t really have a theme; it was a really simple wedding,” the couple shared. “We were glad to spend the day with the people we loved, and...

Elegant Black and Green Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault

Elegant Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault Wedding Vanessa and Michael’s elegant downtown Tampa wedding featured a bold, yet simple color palette of black, gold and green. The couple incorporated their love of animals, by having adoptable dogs from the Humane Society as bridal bouquet alternatives. “A wedding is typically a celebration for the parents, as...

Expert Advice: 7 Wedding Menus to Fit Your Wedding Venue | Best Tampa Bay Wedding Caterers

Tampa Bay Inspired Wedding Menus to Fit Your Wedding Venue If you ask any wedding guest the most important part of a Tampa Bay wedding after the ceremony, they’ll almost always respond with “the food.” Weddings in Tampa Bay are home to many locally inspired dishes. Whether it be fresh seafood from the Gulf or menus with Cuban flair,...

Best of 2016: Tampa Bay Wedding Receptions

Best of Marry Me Tampa Bay 2016: Wedding Receptions When it comes to Tampa Bay weddings, we are all about the details! Don’t get us wrong, we love the emotional ceremonies and gorgeous altars, but we love a pretty place setting! From elegant ballroom wedding receptions with floor to ceiling draping for an added dramatic effect...

Glamorous Champagne and Blush Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault

Glamorous Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault Wedding Brooke and TJ’s downtown Tampa wedding featured glamorous accents with a champagne, white and blush color palette. “Our wedding theme was classic, glamorous and fun! Our venues were so stunning, so we wanted to keep our theme classic, while still adding some sparkle,” the bride explained. The...

7 Luxurious Tampa Bay Wedding Venues

Luxurious Tampa Bay Wedding Venues Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach With direct views of the Gulf of Mexico on the award-winning Clearwater Beach, the Hyatt Regency is a no brainer for the couple that wants a beach atmosphere in a luxury hotel. This location provides the gorgeous setting for 250 of your guests without having to...

Latin Inspired Historic Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault

Historic Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault Wedding Jessica and Ryan’s Downtown Tampa wedding incorporated a bright color palette, vintage local postcards and cigar boxes to celebrate their hometown and heritage. “I wanted to capture the old Floridian culture throughout our wedding,” the bride explained. “We were both born and raised in the Tampa Bay area...

Elegant Ivory and Navy Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault

The Vault Wedding | Tampa Wedding Planner Special Moments Arielle and Seth’s elegant Tampa wedding included classic elements with a modern twist. “We both held true to our traditional values and decided to get married in an Episcopal church,” the bride shared. The St. Petersburg chose downtown Tampa wedding venue The Vault for its sophisticated character and...

Glamorous Champagne, Downtown Tampa Destination Wedding | The Vault

Glamorous Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault Wedding Maddie and Hunter’s destination downtown Tampa wedding showcased the historic and glamorous era that was “Old Tampa.” “I love the glam that is ‘Old Tampa,’ and wanted to put my own modern touch on it,” the bride explained. To complement their wedding theme, The Atlanta couple chose historic downtown...

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...

Modern Roaring 1920’s Styled Shoot | The Vault

Modern. Roaring 1920’s Downton Tampa Wedding Styled Shoot | The Vault We love when Tampa Bay couples take a traditional wedding theme and give it a modern twist, which is why we’re swooning over this modern, Roaring 1920’s styled wedding shoot. The creative team of The Vault, Apple Blossoms Floral Design and Special Moments collaborated...

Vintage, Historic Downtown Tampa Blush & Champagne Wedding | The Vault

Vintage, Historic Downtown Tampa Wedding | The Vault We love hearing from our Marry Me Tampa Bay brides and were so excited to receive Ashley and Emilo’s downtown Tampa wedding in our inbox. “Marry Me Tampa Bay gave me inspiration while we were planning our wedding, and we hope that it’ll do the same for...

Downtown Tampa Wedding Venue Crawl | Wedding Pro Networking

Downtown Tampa Wedding Venue Crawl | Tampa Bay Wedding Networking Marry Me Tampa Bay was created as an innovative way to brides and grooms to plan their wedding day, so it only made sense that we evolved to also provide innovative ways for wedding vendors to network. One of the most important marketing aspects for a wedding professional...

Winter Wonderland Wedding | Downtown Tampa Wedding at The Vault

Downtown Tampa Wedding at The Vault | Winter Wonderland Wedding Ashley and Eric’s speciality lighting, music and tall centerpieces added to the club-like ambience of their winter wonderland downtown Tampa wedding. “We got married in January, and I wanted to incorporate winter which is my favorite time of year,” the bride shared. “[Our colors were] silver, royal blue and...

Modern, Surprise Wedding Proposal in Downtown Tampa – The Vault

Modern, Surprise Wedding Proposal in Downtown Tampa – The Vault Imagine receiving a gorgeous white dress and invitation to meet the love of your life, that’s the inspiration behind this surprise proposal in downtown Tampa. “I thought this may be an amazing way to be proposed to,” Tampa wedding planner Jennifer Rilley of Oh Hello Events shared....

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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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