Category Archives: Wedding Vendor Spotlight

Who’s Who of Tampa Bay Wedding Pros: Carrie Wildes Photography

  When it comes to reputation, there are few Tampa Bay wedding photographers who are as experienced and highly regarded as Carrie Wildes Photography. The owner, Carrie, was one of the first wedding professionals I met with seven years ago when I started Marry Me Tampa Bay. I still remember how appreciative and honored I...

Who’s Who of Tampa Bay Wedding Pros: Andi Diamond Photography

  When you first meet Andi Diamond (yes, that’s her real name!), it’s like being reunited with a dear friend from your past. Her warm demeanor and big smile will instantly put you at ease, which is exactly what you want in a wedding photographer. One quality that some couples underestimate is a wedding photographer’s...

Who’s Who of Tampa Bay Wedding Pros: UNIQUE Weddings & Events

  Over the years, we reviewed hundreds of weddings, with every trend, color palette, and theme imaginable. Though, when an UNIQUE Weddings & Events real wedding shows up in our inbox, we know we’re in for a treat! Tampa Bay wedding planner Staci Mandikas skillfully applies her creativity and design background to deliver an “outside of...

Tampa Bay Wedding Desserts Spotlight: Sweetly Dipped Confections

Desserts is one of our favorite part of the wedding day, and with couples opting to make their day more personalized, cake pops are the perfect way to showcase your hobbies and passions. I’ve known Sweetly Dipped Confections owner Brandi Matiyak for years, as she was one of the original cake pop businesses in Tampa Bay....

Tampa Bay Wedding Planner Spotlight: Gulf Beach Weddings

  For those couples who want the unforgettable experience of a destination beach wedding, but without with months of planning, Gulf Beach Weddings specializes in simple and affordable weddings from the Panhandle to Tampa Bay. Their all-inclusive wedding packages start at $895 for an intimate wedding and includes, ceremony decor, officiant and wedding photographer! For...

Tampa Bay Wedding Entertainment Spotlight: Phase5 Band

Hosting a memorable Tampa Bay wedding is all about experience and nothing compares to having live entertainment at your wedding reception. For those couples who place an emphasis on live music, they’ll love the professionalism, experience and energy that Phase5 Band provides. This five to nine piece band specializes exclusively in weddings and special events,...

Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer Spotlight: Brandi Image Photography

  While many Tampa Bay wedding photographers say that they capture those special moments, few can accomplish it the way that Brandi Image Photography does. Owner and lead photographer, Brandi Morris, has the unique ability to memorialize the powerful emotions happening in the moment to make anyone viewing her work really connect to the picture. Not only does...

Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer Spotlight: Caroline & Evan Photography

Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer | Caroline & Evan Photography Hiring a Tampa Bay wedding photographer isn’t just looking at pretty pictures and getting a price quote. It’s one of the most important decisions you’ll make during the planning process. You’ve probably heard that when your wedding has come and gone, you’ll only have memories, photos...

Tampa Bay Wedding DJ Spotlight: Nature Coast Entertainment Services

Tampa Bay Wedding DJ: Nature Coast Entertainment Services Tampa Bay wedding entertainment can make or break your wedding reception. Not only does your wedding DJ get the party started, but they also keep it going. We’ve had the privilege of working with some of Tampa Bay’s best wedding entertainment companies over the years, including Nature...

Tampa Bay Wedding Videographer Spotlight: Bonnie Newman Creative

Tampa Bay Wedding Videographer: Bonnie Newman Creative One piece of advice we tell all Tampa Bay couples (besides hire a wedding planner) is to book a professional wedding videographer. Wedding videography has evolved from boring, cheesy videos to cinematic masterpieces that capture the sound, movement and emotion of your wedding day. Bonnie Newman, owner of Bonnie...

Tampa Bay Wedding Planner Spotlight: Parties A’La Carte

Tampa Bay Wedding Planner: Parties A’La Carte Tampa Bay wedding planners wear many hats; not only do they organize your vendors and timeline, but they celebrate with you when you choose your dress, talk you through difficult decisions and do everything in their power to make your day as perfect as possible. We’ve have the privilege...

Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer Spotlight: Carrie Wildes Photography

Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer | Carrie Wildes Photography When it comes to someone whose heart matches their business and personal philosophy, Tampa Bay wedding photographer Carrie Wildes Photography immediately stands out. During the past nine years, Carrie has created a name for herself in the Tampa Bay wedding industry based on her talent, professionalism and client experience. Not...

Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer & Videographer Spotlight: Rad Red Creative

Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer | Rad Red Creative When you first meet Tampa Bay wedding photographer/videographer power couple Rad Red Creative, you will be drawn in by their edgy style and warm personality. Owners and husband/wife team, Brittany and Leo, build an instant connection with their couples, making you feel like you’ve just found your long lost best friend. Just...

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 Photographer Spotlight: Andi Diamond Photography

Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer | Andi Diamond Photography When you first meet Tampa Bay wedding photographer Andi Diamond, you notice her genuine interest to learn about you and your wedding. She instantly puts you at ease and makes you feel like you’ve known her for years. Then, when you view her work, you instantly feel the connection between...

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...

Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer Spotlight: Limelight Photography

Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer | Limelight Photography When we think of Limelight Photography, style, sophistication and memorable images come to mind. Behind the lens of this Tampa Bay wedding photography business and capturing stunning wedding day memories are the owners Michael and Rebecca Zoumberos. Email Limelight PhotographyWebsite | Facebook | Instagram | PinterestFeatured weddings on Marry Me Tampa Bay What...

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...


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