Better Beach Weddings


For beach weddings, romance may require a little more planning savvy.

While the following article is written specifically for the Atlantic Coast of Florida, much of the advice can apply to virtually any beach around the world.

A great number of the weddings I officiate take place along the ocean shore. Beach weddings range from a simple three person elopement to elaborate affairs complete with arches, tiki torches and garden chairs. All of these ceremonies are quite lovely, but there are a few things you can do to optimize everyone's enjoyment.

There are a number of things about Brevard County beaches that are important to know, especially if you are coming in from out of state. For example, noon in August is not remotely the best time for a wedding right out on the beach. Unless you like pictures with harsh lighting and burning eyes from the sweat, sunscreen and makeup pouring into them. Bare feet are scorched feet...

Tips for a Successful Beach Wedding

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