Florida Favorites

Florida has so many beautiful wedding venues—we have plenty of suggestions, depending on what you are looking for. We share our faves here.

(If you can’t get enough, see detailed info for all the Florida wedding venues on our site.)




Black-Owned Wedding Venues You Need To Know About

Black-Owned Wedding Venues You Need To Know About

If you're looking to support black-owned wedding businesses, why not start with your venue? We're putting a spotlight on—and celebrating—the beautiful, black-owned wedding venues below. Hosting your wedding at one of these venues is one simple way to make a positive impact on African American businesses, and to stand in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement.

Please note that this is a dynamic list that we'll continue to update and add to over time!


Big Day Savings: 11 of the Best Affordable Tampa Bay Wedding Venues

Big Day Savings: 11 of the Best 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!)


13 Of The Best Beach Elopement Destinations In The U.S.A.

13 Of The Best Beach Elopement Destinations In The U.S.A.

Dreaming of eloping on a beach somewhere in the United States? From the romantic misty shores of the Pacific Northwest to the pristine sandy coastline of Florida, we've found the most gorgeous oceanfront locations to say “I do". These jaw-dropping places provide the perfect backdrop for your intimate event so that you and yours truly can focus on the only thing that matters: each other.


Distinctively Different: 6 Unique Jacksonville Wedding Venues

Distinctively Different: 6 Unique Jacksonville Wedding Venues

If the vision you have for your Jacksonville wedding is far from cookie-cutter, check out these unconventional venues! From a former commercial ice plant to an archeological park where you can sip from the Spring of Eternal Hope, here's a list of some incredible locations for the couple who's looking for an out-of-the-ordinary setting.


4 Ravishingly Rustic Jacksonville Wedding Venues

4 Ravishingly Rustic Jacksonville Wedding Venues

There’s more to Jacksonville then its sandy beaches and eclectic nightlife. This thriving city is also home to some beautiful rustic wedding venues. So whether your style is a little bit country, or a little bit vintage, here's a selection of stunning estates, ranches, and farms full of rural charm.


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.


11 of Tampa Bay's Best Wedding Venues

11 of Tampa Bay's Best Wedding Venues

On the hunt for a show-stopping wedding venue in Tampa? Florida's west coast has so much more to offer than just its renowned beaches. From a Pioneer-era chapel to a lush botanical garden or a gorgeous ranch full of southern charm, here's our picks for some of the coolest places this hot region has to offer!


8 Florida Wedding Venues With Tons of History & Charm!

8 Florida Wedding Venues With Tons of History & Charm!

Bring a bit of the past into your present by hosting your wedding at one of Florida's fabulous historic venues. From a turn-of-the-century hotel and ancient monastery to private estate mansions and a waterfront museum, you have a wide variety of choices with lots of indoor and outdoor options for your event.


Lush Landscapes: 9 of Miami's Best Garden Wedding Venues

Lush Landscapes: 9 of Miami's Best Garden Wedding Venues

Looking for the perfect place for a garden wedding in Miami? Lucky you! Broward County’s year-round mild days and cool evenings create the ideal climate for all sorts of plants to flourish, making this area home to some of the most beautiful and diverse botanical collections—and event venues—you'll find anywhere in the country.


Think Unique: 3 Out-of-the-Ordinary Ft Lauderdale Wedding Venues

Think Unique: 3 Out-of-the-Ordinary Ft Lauderdale Wedding Venues

Couples looking for an "outside the box" venue have lots of options in Fort Lauderdale. You'll find everything from sweep-you-off-your-feet romantic escapes to quirky art installations...there's even a haunted hideaway!


6 Stunning Venues For Your Small Miami Wedding

6 Stunning Venues For Your Small Miami Wedding

Miami has so much to offer when it comes to planning an intimate wedding—wonderful hotels, tropical gardens, secluded beaches, and an overall feel that's a bit more serene than its bustling neighbors. Whether you're hoping for al fresco vows by the water, in a luxurious ballroom, or something in between, these exceptional venues have smaller wedding spaces that are big on style.


SoBe Vibes: 6 Chic Spots for your Miami South Beach Wedding

SoBe Vibes: 6 Chic Spots for your Miami South Beach Wedding

With its beautifully preserved Art Deco buildings, pristine beaches, and ultra-hot nightlife, South Beach is an ideal wedding spot—whether your guests are traveling from afar, or just driving in from the next county.


No Passport Required: 45 Top Destination Wedding Venues in the U.S.A.

No Passport Required: 45 Top Destination Wedding Venues in the U.S.A.

Want to have a fantastic destination wedding but don’t want to learn a foreign language or take a 12-hour plane ride to get there? No problem! Some of the best destination wedding venues are right here in the U.S., like a secluded ranch in California, a mountaintop lodge in Colorado, a rustic retreat in Texas, a chic beachfront resort in Florida, and everything in-between. The places we’ve included below are not just unique, they’re all gorgeous locations where you’ll love to spend time with your family and friends.


Be Different! 8 Unique Miami Wedding Venues We Know You'll Love

Be Different! 8 Unique Miami Wedding Venues We Know You'll Love

It makes sense that a city as rich in history and culture as Miami would have some truly amazing places to celebrate. Want to get married at a private estate or on a beach? Maybe a historic Spanish Monastery is more your style… Miami has a wealth of unique wedding venues, each one with something special to offer.


Florida's Best Beach Wedding Venues: 13 Locations Where You Can Tie The Knot On The Sand!

Florida's Best Beach Wedding Venues: 13 Locations Where You Can Tie The Knot On The Sand!

If you're dreaming of a toes-in-the-sand ceremony, then any of these fabulous Florida beach wedding venues are for you! From the sun-drenched shores of St. Augustine to an island-inspired retreat in the Keys to an elegant resort nestled in the Gulf, these romantic spots allow you to exchange vows oceanside. Not next to the beach, not overlooking the beach, but right on the beach!


6 Standout Destination Wedding Venues on the Ft Lauderdale Coast

6 Standout Destination Wedding Venues on the Ft Lauderdale Coast

If you want your wedding to have a taste of the tropics, head for Fort Lauderdale. Not only will you find pristine beaches, swaying palm trees and nonstop sun, the town boasts an average temperature of 77 blissful degrees year-round! Honeymooning from here is a snap, too, because the city’s Port Everglades is one of the busiest cruise-ship ports in the world.


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