Ceremony

Do you want your wedding ceremony to be personal, creative and heartfelt? (Who doesn't?)

We're here to help. Check out our articles for wedding ceremony ideas and lots of venues where you can hold a seriously special exchange of vows.



Texas' 12 Best Hidden Gem Wedding Venues

Texas' 12 Best Hidden Gem Wedding Venues

On the hunt for a not-your-average wedding venue in Texas? The lone-star state is known for its large destination-worthy cities, rolling Hill Country, and variety of ranches and barns. And tucked away in this charming state are some rare gems in places you wouldn't expect to find them! Feast your eyes on these surprising and unexpected locations that are often hiding in plain sight!


4 Beautiful San Antonio Chapels with Texas Charm

4 Beautiful San Antonio Chapels with Texas Charm

San Antonio is home to some gorgeous chapels that will create a vibe of classic charm for your wedding. From unique museums to a sprawling venue sprinkled with Old World architecture, these San Antonio wedding venues offer the perfect chapel setting for your ceremony!


2022 Picks for Best Modern Barn Wedding Venues in Texas

2022 Picks for Best Modern Barn Wedding Venues in Texas

Texas is the home to a variety of barns, but one of our favorite trends is the modern, crisp barns with large windows showing off that glorious Texas countryside! If you're looking for a beautiful modern barn with sleek features, you're sure to find something perfect for you.


3 Gorgeous Round Rock Texas Wedding Venues

3 Gorgeous Round Rock Texas Wedding Venues

Looking for wedding venues in the sweet town of Round Rock, Texas? Round Rock is a peaceful, beautiful, and welcoming city just outside of Austin. If you’re looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city for your big day, you can find a variety of options in Round Rock. Exchange vows under majestic oak trees, in a rustic barn, or at a sleek mid-century venue on Brushy Creek.


6 Fab Wedding Venues in Fredericksburg, Texas

6 Fab Wedding Venues in Fredericksburg, Texas

Fredericksburg is one of the most charming small towns in the heart of Texas Hill Country—an ideal spot for a wedding weekend. Whether you’re looking to host an intimate wedding or a grand affair, Fredericksburg has a variety of gorgeous wedding venues to choose from! You’ll also find that Fredericksburg is home to elegant shops, fine dining restaurants, historical museums, wineries, and the popular Enchanted Rock—a pink granite mountain with a scenic overlook and 8.4 miles of hiking trails!


11 Awe-Inspiring Mountain Elopement Locations In The U.S.A.

11 Awe-Inspiring Mountain Elopement Locations In The U.S.A.

Is there anything more romantic than eloping in the Great Outdoors? The U.S.A. is home to a number of renowned mountain ranges and lush forests that set a glorious stage for your vows. So whether you want to say "I do” beneath towering redwoods on a wooded hillside, on top of a snow-capped peak, or among dramatic desert red rocks and buttes, these stunning landscapes will serve as an epic backdrop, witness, and guest of honor for your elopement.


Big Day Savings: 12 Affordable Tampa Bay Wedding Venues

Big Day Savings: 12 Affordable Tampa Bay Wedding Venues

Tampa may be a hot wedding destination, but it's still home to plenty of affordable wedding venues. We’ve included our favorite spots that offer champagne style on a beer budget, and also deliver when it comes to stunning vistas and great amenities. (You can thank us later!)


8 Unique Tampa Bay Wedding Venues

8 Unique Tampa Bay Wedding Venues

In a city as richly diverse as Tampa, you’ll find no shortage of unique wedding venues. From a 1920s Mediterranean mansion to a fire-station-turned-event space to a wildlife sanctuary, here's a list of some beautiful locations that will provide an extraordinary setting for your celebration.


22 Extraordinary Venues For Your Bay Area Indian Wedding

22 Extraordinary Venues For Your Bay Area Indian Wedding

On the hunt for an extraordinary location for your Indian Wedding? You’ll have plenty of options in the Bay Area! This dynamic region is full of gorgeous venues that can host this type of elaborate, large-scale reception with ease—they have the space, flexibility, amenities, and expertise you’ll need to make your celebration go off without a hitch.


18 Gorgeous Rustic Maine Wedding Venues

18 Gorgeous Rustic Maine Wedding Venues

Searching for a rustic wedding venue? Maine has a charming mix of picturesque coastline, rolling hillsides, and forested regions, full of lovely locations for your special day. From a 300-year-old farmhouse to a restored New England barn with modern amenities, here’s a look at some stunning country-chic spaces to say "I do".


Simply Stunning: 24 Romantic Texas Wedding Venues

Simply Stunning: 24 Romantic Texas Wedding Venues

Searching for a romantic Texas wedding venue? This state is full of unique and charming places to say “I do.” So whether you’re planning a sweet celebration or an opulent affair, take a look at some of the dreamiest spaces Texas has to offer.


How To Have A Summer Camp Wedding

How To Have A Summer Camp Wedding

There's a reason camp weddings are becoming so popular: They often last a full weekend, which means more time to hang with your closest friends and family…and they're also in a stunning rustic location—perfect for nature-loving couples. If you're thinking of hosting a camp wedding, here are some tips from my perfectly-imperfect wedding to yours.


How To Have A Minimalist Wedding

How To Have A Minimalist Wedding

We like to think of minimalism as clearing away the clutter, eliminating the frills, and being very intentional about what you choose to be part of your big day. Here's how to Marie Kondo your wedding.


Indoor vs. Outdoor Weddings: How To Choose

Indoor vs. Outdoor Weddings: How To Choose

Are you trying to decide between an indoor or outdoor wedding? Let us help simplify this all-important decision! We offer the one word it ALL comes down to, and then break out the PROs and CONs of each. Plus, there's a happy medium to consider! We got you, boo.


19 Vibrant Venues For Your Indian Wedding In Southern California

19 Vibrant Venues For Your Indian Wedding In Southern California

On the hunt for the perfect venue to host your Indian wedding? These beautiful celebrations are not only full of vibrant colors and exotic flavors, they're steeped in rich traditions. And while not every space has what it takes to host this type of elaborate, large-scale reception with ease, you'll find plenty of available options in Southern California. Here’s a list of places that can serve as a great backdrop for your event.


22 Colorado Destination Wedding Venues with Gorgeous Rocky Mountain Views

22 Colorado Destination Wedding Venues with Gorgeous Rocky Mountain Views

Dreaming of a destination wedding location with stunning mountain views? Then Colorado is the place for you! Whether you want to say—or shout!—"I do" from a mountaintop or just want to be surrounded by the beauty of the great outdoors, these venues will take your celebration to a higher level.


18 Fetching Wedding Ideas for Dog Lovers

18 Fetching Wedding Ideas for Dog Lovers

We've all seen those precious pictures of puppy ring bearers and Dogs of Honor, but sometimes it's just not possible to include your dog in the actual wedding! If you can't bring your pooch to the party, here are 18 pawsitively awesome ways to incorporate your dog(s) into the big day—without having them physically present.


23 Ways To Infuse LGBTQ+ Pride Throughout Your Wedding

23 Ways To Infuse LGBTQ+ Pride Throughout Your Wedding

Love is love, just like weddings are weddings. But if you're looking to put your LGBTQ+ pride on full display, here are 23 vibrant ways to work it into your big day!


5 Enchanting Houston Wedding Chapels

5 Enchanting Houston Wedding Chapels

Are you looking for a charming chapel in Houston where you can exchange your vows? Houston wedding chapels range from a classic Main Street ambiance to a beautiful forest setting, and will simply delight you and your guests.


13 Affordable Wedding Venue Options (That Don't Feel Cheap)

13 Affordable Wedding Venue Options (That Don't Feel Cheap)

While the venue will take a healthy bite out of your overall wedding budget, you don't want it to consume the whole thing! When you choose a nontraditional venue, like the 13 types listed here, you're likely to enjoy a unique setting along with a lower price point. And we call that a win-win.


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