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Luxurious Pink and Gold Sarasota Courtyard Wedding | Ringling Museum

Alison and D’Marco’s luxurious Sarasota wedding was a modern-day fairytale set in the heart of one of Florida’s most iconic stages. The Venetian inspired venue and courtyard were embellished with blush pink and ivory florals that paired with romantic outdoor lighting. “I wanted a wedding that whisked people away by its beauty when they walked...

Luxurious Gold and Red Siesta Key Beach Wedding | Cottage on the Rocks

Jaeda and John’s glamorous Siesta Key wedding brought modern elegance to the beaches through a combination of saturated floral arrangements, contemporary glass, acrylic elements, and luxurious gold finishes. The Sarasota couple originally envisioned a Key West wedding, but ultimately decided to translate that vision to a local venue in their hometown. They chose a color...

Luxurious Pink, White, and Gold Sarasota Wedding | Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Kim and Tommy’s luxurious destination Sarasota wedding featured glamourous mismatched bridesmaids’ dresses, pink velvet vintage furniture, and a fully draped outdoor tent dripping in chandeliers, transforming their outdoor venue into a romantic garden party that embraced nature’s beauty. “Our colors were light pink, white, and gold. These colors were necessary to pull off the romantic...

Boho Inspired Sarasota Destination Beach Wedding | The Resort at Longboat Key Club

Keri and Chris’ destination Longboat Key beach wedding was a beautiful boho blend of the Gulf Coast waters’ natural elegance with the carefree salt-life style of living that Florida is famous for. This stunning destination wedding included live music on the beach playing throughout the night as guests kicked off their shoes and danced barefoot...

Formal Elegant Sarasota Waterfront Wedding | Ca d’Zan at The Ringling Museum

Haley and Robert’s luxurious Sarasota destination wedding brought their love story to life with breathtaking waterfront views and sophisticated modern charm. Embracing the stunning beauty of their historic venue, the North Carolina couple chose both an outdoor ceremony and reception to truly showcase the Venetian-inspired architecture of the Ca d’Zan. “I usually have more of...

Purple Sarasota Garden Wedding | Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

  Maddy and Eno’s outdoor Sarasota wedding was a gorgeous garden-inspired celebration that delighted in details. Stunning shades of purple and lavender popped against the sage greenery that perfectly complemented their casual-chic ceremony and reception. “Details were the key. We weaved the garden theme throughout the entire wedding, from invitations to parting gifts; it was...

Luxurious White Outdoor Garden Wedding | Ritz Carlton Sarasota

  Michelle and Ben’s waterfront Sarasota wedding didn’t skip a beat when it came to capturing a timelessly elegant ambiance reminiscent of an old time movie. Combining a neutral color palette with whimsical decor, the bride and groom perfectly nailed their vision. “I’ve always been inspired by timeless movies such as White Christmas. From a...

Luxurious Red and Pink Sarasota Garden Wedding | Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Nayda and Alex’s luxurious destination Sarasota wedding came to life with outdoor botanical surroundings, hanging chandeliers, and signature cocktails named after the bride and groom’s two adorable pups. With a color palette of oxblood, navy blue, and blush pink, the whimsical outdoor celebration exuded romantic elegance and charm. “The venue helped dictate our exact vision...

White and Greenery Inspired Sarasota Garden Wedding | The Ringling Museum

Kim and Christian’s Sarasota wedding was the epitome of romantic garden elegance with sparkling chandeliers, gorgeous lush greenery, and sweet details that included their English Bulldog, Paisley. “We wanted something really light yet whimsical and romantic,” the bride shared. “Choosing a theme that really complemented our venue was important so we waited to decide on our...

Luxurious Blush and Ivory Waterfront Sarasota Wedding | Powel Crosley Estate

Brittany and James’ elegant waterfront Sarasota wedding featured breathtaking scenery and romantic decor that perfectly tied together their modern yet intimate destination wedding. Choosing a color palette of ivory and blush with a pop of burgundy, the Virginia couple created the perfect outdoor fairytale celebration. “I knew I wanted an intimate romantic feel with beautiful...

Romantic, Modern Sarasota Garden Wedding | Selby Gardens

  Maggie and Matt’s elegant destination Sarasota wedding was a vision of beauty with towering oak trees, perfect weather and views of the serene bay. With a color palette of whites, blues, and natural tones, the outdoor Florida wedding featured neutral shades that blended in naturally with the garden surroundings. “Our style was elegant and romantic...

Classic and Romantic Downtown St. Pete Indian Fusion Wedding | The Birchwood

  Gabrielle and Tyler’s downtown St. Pete wedding was inspired by the groom’s love for the outdoors and the bride’s adoration for all things glam. The St. Pete couple had recently relocated from Sarasota and knew that downtown St. Pete was the perfect place to begin their life together. “Though we did not have an...

Elegant Blush and Gold Destination Sarasota Wedding | Ringling Museum

  Lisa and Andrew’s destination Sarasota wedding showcased their personalities in an understated elegant theme. The out-of-town bride and groom knew they wanted something romantic with a blush and gold color palette. “We live in and met in Boston, Massachusetts. We both had strong ties to Sarasota, as this is where Andrew grew up and...

Vintage Glam Sequin Filled Sarasota Wedding | Powel Crosley Estate

  Brian and Matt’s Sarasota wedding was the epitome of Gastby-esque vintage glamour and pizazz. The couple ensured that their personalities were represented throughout their wedding day by choosing every accent and small detail. “We wanted everyone to celebrate and enjoy. It’s in our nature to want to put on a show, so we completely...

Industrial Downtown St. Pete Wedding Styled Shoot | Red Mesa Events

  Nestled in downtown St. Pete behind the brick walls and industrial chic atmosphere is a hidden intimate wedding venue at Red Mesa Events. Combining the event space’s modern look with boho-chic design elements, wedding planner Jennifer Matteo Event Planning curated a unique inspired wedding styled shoot. “Our theme was inspired by the building’s architecture,...

Contemporary Blush Pink and Burgundy St. Pete Beach Wedding | Don CeSar

  Lauren and Joe’s St. Pete Beach wedding at the Don CeSar featured a modern elegance theme, with a color palette of blush, neutrals and mixed metallics with pops of dark black and burgundy to complement the season. For the Sarasota area couple holding their winter wedding in St. Pete Beach was a simple decision,...

Travel Inspired Jewel Toned Sarasota Wedding | Mote Marine Aquarium

Jessica and Travis’ elegant, outdoor Sarasota wedding brought together quintessential Florida icons, including a live shark tank behind the couple’s cake table. With a color palette of assorted jewel tones and greenery, every element of this detailed wedding surely popped! “Since most of our guests were coming from out-of-town, we wanted them to have the...

Organic, Waterfront Tented Siesta Key Wedding

  Allison and Wytch’s Siesta Key wedding was held at a private residence featuring an array of florals to compliment their romantic coastal color palette of neutrals with subtle pops of greenery and blush. Living in Augusta, Georgia, the couple chose to host a destination Sarasota wedding somewhere where they both love visiting and also...

Black and White Halloween Inspired Edgar Alan Poe Wedding | Bakers Ranch

Halloween Inspired Wedding | Bakers Ranch Wedding Christine and Chris’ frightfully romantic wedding featured a Halloween inspired theme and a bone chilling color palette of black, silver, grey, bone and white. “We wanted to have a halloween wedding, but that can be risky and that theme can go in many different directions. So our guiding...

Elegant Rustic Outdoor Sarasota Wedding | The Ringling Museum

Outdoor Sarasota Wedding | The Ringling Museum Wedding Laura and Martin’s outdoor Sarasota wedding featured romantic, elegant rustic decor and a color palette of orange, yellow and pink with greenery accents. “We had a very rustic theme: lots of reclaimed wood signage and spring florals with a ton of greenery. We live in Bradenton on...

Elegant, Rustic Outdoor Sarasota Barn Wedding | Rafter J Ranch

Rustic Outdoor Sarasota Wedding | Rafter J Ranch Barn Wedding  Karrie and Nate’s outdoor rustic Sarasota barn wedding featured a country chic theme with a mint, navy blue, silver and ivory color palette. Their wedding had a special twist to it, as the entire wedding was donated to the couple by area Sarasota wedding vendors. “Call...

Modern, Tropical Sarasota Wedding | Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium

Modern, Tropical Sarasota Wedding | Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium Wedding Kate and Devon’s modern Sarasota wedding featured tropical Florida chic decor and a black, white and gold color motif. “Our theme was modern tropical, spotlighting pineapples. My mother has always loved pineapples, and growing up in the south, I love what pineapples represent (good ol’ southern hospitality),”...

Navy Blue & Coral Nautical Chic Wedding | Waterfront Tampa Bay Wedding

Waterfront Tampa Bay Wedding | Same-Sex Gay Wedding Aubrey and Tara’s outdoor waterfront Tampa Bay wedding featured elegant personalized details that highlighted their love of the Florida lifestyle. “Our favorite hobby is boating and fishing. We both grew up on the water and on boats, so we felt the nautical theme was most fitting with our likes as a...

A Guide to Sarasota’s Most Luxurious Wedding Venues

Sarasota Wedding Venues Recently, Sarasota wedding planner NK Productions and Visit Sarasota County teamed up to showcase wedding venues in the area. Along with fellow Aisle Society editors Every Last Detail and Glamour and Grace, we spent three amazing days experiencing luxury weddings in Sarasota. Ritz Carlton Sarasota We kicked off our wedding tour with a...

Tampa Bay Ballroom Wedding Inspiration Round Up

Purple St. Petersburg Ballroom Wedding | Vinoy Renaissance Wedding Tiffany and Deryk’s downtown St. Petersburg ballroom wedding featured an elegant outdoor ceremony and romantic candlelight reception. The Florida couple chose their downtown St. Pete hotel wedding venue because it provided multiple event spaces for their entire day. “I chose the Vinoy Renaissance because I wanted a...

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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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