Category Archives: Venue

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…

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…

4 Tampa Bay Wedding Venues with Brick Walls

Tampa Bay Wedding Venues with Brick Walls One of the hottest trends for Tampa Bay wedding venue characteristics is reception spaces with brick walls. The unexpected architectural detail adds a component of texture and charm to enhance your already gorgeous wedding day. If you’re searching for one of these unique locations, then you’ll fall in love with…

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…

Orlando Wedding Venue Spotlight: Ritz-Carlton & JW Marriott Grande Lakes

Orlando Wedding Venue: Ritz-Carlton & JW Marriott Grande Lakes Many couples, who travel to Florida for their destination wedding, are looking for a resort to host their guests for a long weekend. With over 500 acres, a Greg Norman Signature golf course, eco-tours, kayaking and two hotel properties, Grande Lakes offers the ultimate Orlando wedding…

Be the Center of Attention on the Straz Center for the Performing Arts Stage

  When I ask Tampa Bay brides what they want for their weddings, I usually hear the same response, “I want my wedding to be different.” Brides are constantly looking for unique elements to make their Tampa wedding stand out. One way to make your wedding memorable is to choose a unique Tampa wedding venue. More…

Snow White Fairy Tale Wedding – Styled Shoot at Kapok Special Events

  Even though it was close to 100 degrees yesterday in Tampa Bay, I braved the weather to get a behind-the-scenes look at the “Snow White” fairy tale Clearwater wedding styled shoot by the Tampa Bay Area Wedding & Event Professionals. I snapped a few pictures while Sophan Theam Photography, assisted by JD Pixology directed the…

Tampa Wedding Venue Spotlight – Straz Center

  You may have attended the Straz Center for the Performing Arts to see one of your favorite Broadway plays or to hear a world-renowned musician, but what you may have not realized is that the Straz Center also hosts over 20 weddings a year.  This unique Downtown Tampa venue has several different looks and is…

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