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Whimsical Neutral and Gold Tampa Enchanted Garden Wedding | Steinbrenner Field

This Tampa wedding featured a unique combination of traditional and unconventional elements, a lush garden vibe, and a nod to America’s favorite pastime, baseball. The Tampa couple tied the knot in an intimate ceremony at their Catholic church and then bucked tradition by hosting their reception at Steinbrenner Field instead of a typical ballroom. To...

Romantic Blue and White St. Pete Beach Wedding | Don CeSar

Hillary and John’s dreamy St. Pete Beach wedding took all of the things that made their love story uniquely special and wrapped them into one gorgeous waterfront celebration filled with swoon-worthy details creating a classic, elegant and romantic ambiance. “We didn’t have a specific theme for our wedding, but I wanted our day to be...

Classic Gold and Green Downtown St. Pete Wedding | The Birchwood

  Elizabeth and Tim’s downtown St. Pete wedding embodied a modern take on tropical elegance with gorgeous floral arrangements and charming gold details. “I wanted our design to have a classic feel, with a modern twist,” the bride explained. “The venue itself was a big inspiration when it came to capturing our theme. I wanted...

Romantic Garden Inspired Downtown Tampa Wedding | Marriott Waterside

Kathryn and Frank’s elegant downtown Tampa wedding combined romantic decor and gorgeous greenery to capture their modern, garden-inspired celebration. Featuring a soft color palette of blush pink and champagne, the bride and groom transformed their ballroom reception into a whimsical dream. “I have always envisioned my wedding as romantic and garden inspired,” the bride gushed....

Modern, Soft Pink and White South Tampa Wedding | Oxford Exchange

  Mary and Robert’s South Tampa wedding featured a modern, romantic and whimsical theme to complement their soft pink, white and navy color palette. “We got married in February, close to Valentine’s Day, and I did not want any red. However, I wanted it to feel romantic, so my bridesmaids’ dresses were a rose water pink...

Vibrant Purple and Pink Outdoor Styled Wedding | Southern Plantation Oasis

  When there is a Tampa Bay wedding venue with a stunning outdoor setting, we just have to show it off! The Marry Me Tampa Bay editorial staff partnered with Southern Plantation Oasis and Exquisite Events to create this vibrant pink and purple wedding styled shoot. Located just north of Tampa in Lutz, Southern Plantation Oasis, the...

Bohemian Inspired Tampa Wedding Styled Shoot | Barn at Crescent Lake

Bohemian Inspired Tampa Wedding | Barn at Crescent Lake Wedding You don’t have to travel far to find the perfect Tampa Bay venue for a bohemian chic, outdoor wedding. The Barn at Crescent Lake is located just minutes from Tampa and offers an authentically rustic, yet elegant feel. The outdoor venue features a waterfront barn, three ceremony options...

Best of 2016: Tampa Bay Wedding Decor

Best of Marry Me Tampa Bay 2016: Wedding Decor As a detail inspired wedding blog, we’re all about the decor! 2016 brought us everything from stunning tented receptions to elegant outdoor soirees. We saw a variety of decor trends for the year, the biggest being farm tables and greenery. Blush pink was still the most popular...

Black, White, and Gold Fuente-Garcia Ybor City Wedding

Fuente-Garcia Ybor City Wedding Liana and Manny’s Ybor City wedding featured a show stopping couture wedding dress, Boston terrier flower girl, two Grammy award-winning artists and over 1,000 wedding guests. The bride and groom incorporated their Cuban heritage into their big day through their wedding venue choices. “We are Cuban-Americans born and raised in Tampa. In Tampa, there are two areas...

Elegant Blue and White Downtown St. Pete Garden Wedding | Museum of Fine Arts

Downtown St. Pete Garden Wedding | Museum of Fine Arts Wedding Joanna and Mark’s downtown St. Pete wedding featured a nighttime outdoor wedding ceremony with lighted trees and hanging lanterns, creating a romantic setting for their “I Do’s.” “When I first met Mark, he was living in St. Petersburg, and we spent the majority of...

Coral, Spring Wedding – Palma Ceia Golf & Country Club

Palma Ceia Golf & Country Club Coral, Spring Wedding – Tampa Wedding Planner Burkle Events Liz and Charles Love Story: We met in the winter of 2005 at our apartment complex in Tampa, FL. Our mutual friend was showing “Mr. & Mrs. Smith” outside on his garage via projector one night. Through the grapevine I...

Purple, White & Silver Jewish A La Carte Wedding

A La Carte Wedding – Jewish Wedding in Tampa, FL Just by looking at the pictures, you know that Randi and Jay’s wedding was one that you definitely wanted to be a guest at. Their elegant wedding was complete with draping, a blinged out candy bar, endless food choices and dancing, lots of dancing! Randi...

Southern Ivory, Rose & Cream Airport Wedding

Tampa Wedding Florist Apple Blossoms – Southern Ivory, Rose & Cream Wedding at Peter O. Knight Airport. Elizabeth and Bill met on the 13 Ugly Men’s Gasparilla parade float and went on a series of Bachelor worthy dates. “Bill got my number from a friend and the next day invited me to go sailboating with him....

Brown, Gold & Ivory Waterfront Tampa Wedding

  Tampa couple Rachel and Peter have a long history together, beginning as far back as middle school. “Our brothers began playing baseball together when they were 8-years-old and that is how we met,” Rachel explained. “Our fathers coached them together and our families have been forever friends since then.” While the pair dated as...

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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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NOVA 535

Avila Golf & Country Club

ALOFT/ ELEMENT TAMPA MIDTOWN

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

BELLWETHER BEACH RESORT

St. Pete Beach Wedding Venue Bellwether Beach Resort Aerial View

The Vault

The Godfrey Hotel

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

LIMELIGHT 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

Graingertainment

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

Paradise Spring | Tampa Bay Wedding Venue Private Estate

LAKE LODGE

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

Amici’s Catered Cuisine

Sweetly Dipped Confections

Bella Bridesmaid

ADORE BRIDAL

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