Category Archives: Venue

Best Industrial Wedding Venues in Tampa Bay

One of the hottest trends for Tampa Bay wedding venues is a reception space with industrial vibes. The unexpected architectural detail adds a component of texture and charm to enhance the ambiance of your event. If you’re searching for one of these unique locations, then you’ll fall in love with our favorite industrial wedding venues. NOVA 535...

7 Best Rooftop Wedding Venues in Tampa Bay

Aloft-Element Tampa Midtown Tampa’s newest and trendiest hotel, the Aloft-Element Tampa Midtown features a modern event space located in the heart of the city’s new destination district, Midtown. The property features over 5,200 square feet of special event space, with a unique ballroom space that features floor-to-ceiling windows framing sweeping views of the surrounding city...

6 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. The Vault Chock-full of original...

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...

7 Best Beach Wedding Venues in Tampa Bay

Home to some of the best wedding venues in Florida, the Tampa Bay/Sarasota area hosts a variety of event venues with stunning waterfront backdrops. Whether you’re looking for a “toes in the sand” beach wedding, private country club wedding, or rooftop ceremony with sweeping water views, these 7 wedding venues are our top picks for...

Best Downtown St. Pete Wedding Venues

NOVA 535 Located in the heart of downtown St. Pete, NOVA 535 is a historic venue dating back to 1920 that offers both indoor and outdoor options for your ceremony and reception. Beyond the clay brick walls lies a private courtyard surrounded by lush, 30-foot tall bamboo, transporting guests to a zen-like garden in the middle of...

11 Best Tampa Bay Wedding Venues for a Waterfront Ceremony

Home to some of the best wedding venues in Florida, the Tampa Bay/Sarasota area hosts a variety of event venues with stunning waterfront backdrops. Whether you’re looking for a “toes in the sand” beach wedding, private yacht, or rooftop ceremony with sweeping water views, these 11 wedding venues are our top picks for a waterfront...

10 Best Wedding Hotel Ballrooms In Tampa Bay

  Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach The recently renovated Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach offers three beautiful reception spaces on property. From floor to ceiling windows, to a private rooftop terrace for ceremonies, the Hyatt can accommodate groups from 40-220. On the 8th floor sits the Caladesi Ballroom for an intimate wedding or elopement for up to...

11 Best Wedding Venues in Tampa Bay for 200+ Guests

NOVA 535 Located in the heart of downtown St. Pete, NOVA 535 combines historic charm with a modern feel. This unique open concept wedding venue features a private outdoor courtyard flanked with lush bamboo trees to host up to 300. While indoors, the original 1920’s red clay brick walls provide a blank slate backdrop for...

Tampa Bay’s Best Beach Wedding Venues

  One of the many draw’s to having a Tampa Bay wedding is enjoying our beautiful Gulf Beaches for the breathtaking backdrop to your wedding day. From Clearwater down to St. Pete Beach, each wedding venue offers unexpected details and personal touches that will enhance your guests’ experiences for your entire wedding weekend. It’s no...

Wedding Venue Spotlight: Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach

Tampa Bay Wedding Venue | Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach The Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach is a one-of-a-kind waterfront wedding venue that offers amazing multiple locations to host not only your ceremony, but your reception as well. The hotel’s rooftop deck, the 16th floor Sky Terrace, overlooks Clearwater Beach, the Gulf of Mexico as well as...

Wedding Venue Assistance for Displaced Tampa Bay Couples

For the couples who have been displaced with recent venue cancellations, our preferred Tampa Bay wedding venues are offering the following specials. Couples or weddings planners can also complete our venue search form at the bottom of the page, which is sent to over 30 of the top wedding venues in the area, to quickly...

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,...

St. Petersburg Wedding Venue Spotlight: Isla Del Sol Yacht & Country Club

St. Petersburg Wedding Venue | Isla Del Sol Yacht & Country Club Waterfront St. Petersburg wedding venue Isla del Sol Yacht and Country Club holds a dear place to my heart, and was the location for my wedding, which ultimately lead to the creation of Marry Me Tampa Bay! My criteria for choosing a wedding venue was...

Tampa Bay Wedding Venue Spotlight: CL Space

Tampa Bay Wedding Venue | CL Space Weddings Located in the heart of Ybor City, the CL Space is a unique and versatile wedding venue that offers an industrial style with an intimate atmosphere. The historic brick walls and beamed ceiling accents offer character to this loft-style event space. Whether your Tampa Bay wedding day will include...

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...

Rustic Wedding Venue Spotlight: The Barn at Crescent Lake

Rustic Tampa Bay Wedding Venue | The Barn at Crescent Lake Located just minutes from Tampa, The Barn at Crescent Lake offers authentic, rustic elegance and features three outdoor ceremony locations, a waterfront vintage barn with chandelier lighting, bridal bridal cabin and groom’s lodge. Whether your wedding is for 10 or 1,000, the 40-acre lakefront venue offers an...

Tampa Bay Wedding Venue Spotlight: The Palmetto Club at FishHawk Ranch

Tampa Bay Wedding Venue | The Palmetto Club For couples searching for a Tampa Bay wedding venue with a luxurious garden atmosphere, outdoor ceremony lawn and elegant ballroom, The Palmetto Club is a hidden gem nestled in the heart of the FishHawk Ranch community. Situated on an enchanting half-acre of manicured gardens adorned with serene water fountains, this event venue will captivate...

Downtown St. Pete Wedding Venue Spotlight: NOVA 535

Unique Downtown St. Pete Wedding Venue | NOVA 535 Wedding Downtown St. Pete wedding venue NOVA 535 has been one of our most featured event spaces and what we love most is the creative and unique ways that couples make this unique venue their own. The 7,000 square foot historic 1920’s brick adorned wedding space has been meticulously renovated and features multiple full-service bars, an impressive VIP...

Expert Advice: Questions to Ask Your Potential Wedding Venue

Wedding Planning Advice | Tampa Bay Wedding Venues Choosing your Tampa Bay wedding venue is often the first and one of the biggest decisions that you’ll make during the planning process. Your venue sets the tone for everything at your wedding: the date (we find that couples often change their date to accommodate their venue’s...

Wedding Venue Spotlight: Cross Creek Ranch

Tampa Bay Rustic Wedding Venue | Cross Creek Ranch Wedding Over the years, we featured several Cross Creek Ranch weddings and what always stands out is the attention to detail that venue provides. The all-inclusive Tampa Bay wedding venue truly makes wedding planning stress-free with a team of wedding coordinators, stylists and assistants. “I wanted...


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


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


St. Pete Beach Wedding Venue Bellwether Beach Resort Aerial View

The Vault

The Godfrey Hotel

Renaissance Tampa International Plaza

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


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


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 | Tampa Bay Wedding Venue Private Estate


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

Lynn’s Catering

Amici’s Catered Cuisine

Sweetly Dipped Confections

Bella Bridesmaid


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