Patriotic Wedding Inspiration | Fourth of July Wedding Round Up

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Patriotic Wedding Inspiration | Fourth of July Wedding Inspiration

Patriotic Wedding Inspiration | Fourth of July Wedding Round Up

Photography: Sarah Kay Photography | Flowers: Flowers by Jenny

Tampa Bay weddings are known to have their own unique style. If you’re hosting a summer wedding, particularly around the Fourth of July, you cannot go wrong adding patriotic flair to your big day!

Whether it’s touches of red, white and blue or honoring those who serve, we’ve asked our top Tampa Bay wedding photographers to share their favorite patriotic inspired wedding day moments.

Patriotic Inspired Wedding Day Getting Ready Portrait of Bridesmaids| Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer Jeff Mason Photography

Jeff Mason Photography

Melissa and the girls got ready for her wedding at the Tampa Marriott Waterside. All of her details were U.S. flag themed, but my favorite were the monogrammed flag shirts each of the girls wore. Their bridal suite had beautiful natural light, so this fun moment with a flag beach ball was a must!” -Jeff Mason, Jeff Mason Photography 


Patriotic Inspired Wedding Exit Portrait| Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer Carrie Wildes Photography

Carrie Wildes Photography

“Jenny and Paul both serve our country in the military. Paul is in the Marines. and their exit down the stairs of Sacred Heart Catholic Church was under a saber arch. It’s a worldwide wedding tradition in which sabers or swords are used to salute a newly married couple, and it welcomes the bride into the Marine Corps family. They just look so happy and fun here!” -Carrie Wildes, Carrie Wildes Photography

Patriotic Inspired Three Tiered Red, White and Blue Wedding Cake | Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer Limelight Photography

Limelight Photography

“This beautiful wedding is the embodiment of patriotism. Kyla and John decided to carry the theme of red, white, and blue throughout the entire process, even going so far as to set the date of the ceremony on Independence Day. The cake stood out to me in particular due to its white and blue stripes being perfectly accented by gorgeous red roses.” -Rebecca Zoumberos, Limelight Photography

Patriotic Inspired Wedding Day Portrait of Bride and Groom| Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer FotoBohemia


“We loved everything about Brett and Anne’s Fourth of July wedding. The entire day was electric and exciting!” -Jessie Stehlik, FotoBohemia 

Patriotic Inspired Sparkler Wedding Exit Portrait| Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer Limelight Photography

Limelight Photography

“Kyla wore a navy blue band on her gown to add color and carry the Independence Day theme. To top it all off, the guests sent the couple off with a spectacular sparkler show that lit up the night.” -Rebecca Zoumberos, Limelight Photography 

Patriotic Inspired Wedding Day Portrait of Bride and Groom| Tampa Bay Wedding Photographer FotoBohemia


“The couple handed out patriotic props during the reception, and I actually got goosebumps when the DJ played Fireworks. The entire crowd went crazy. What a party!” -Jessie Stehlik, FotoBohemia


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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Florida Rustic Barn Weddings

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

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Breezin’ Weddings

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Hotel Zamora

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Elope Tampa Bay

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Monarch Events And Design

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Lynn’s Catering

Amici’s Catered Cuisine

Sweetly Dipped Confections

Bella Bridesmaid

A&P Designs

Grant Hemond & Associates

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