We specialize in intimate beach weddings and vow renewals. We prefer small groups but can accomodate groups up to 50. We love the simplicity and symbolism of a couple in love, married at the water's edge.
Planning a wedding at the beach can be a very exciting experience! We are romantics and love seeing a couple get married in these beautiful surroundings. We feel we're part of your lives and want you to have your dream wedding.
We have photographed and officiated hundreds of weddings here on the beach. Each with it's own style and character. Let us use our expertise to give you the low-stress destination wedding of your dreams.
Servicing North West Florida's Emerald Coast on the Gulf of Mexico.
Okaloosa Island (Fort Walton Beach)
30a Beaches (Santa Rosa Beach)
Panama City Beach
A Map of our area can be seen HERE.
We're very familiar with the areas we cover and we'll talk about what areas need permits or have special requirements.
Read More HERE.
We're professional photographers foremost. We want to make your day special. We bring professional enthusiasm and energy to your wedding.
Go HERE for a slideshow with many examples of our work.
Your edited photos will be available to you in a password protected online gallery, download link, and USB thumb drive with copyright release.
These are your images, they're not watermarked and you have full rights to all the photographs. Print them, email them, Facebook them!
Learn more about our process HERE.
A Florida marriage license is required to get married on Florida's beaches.
It's a very simple process but does require you and your fiancé to go to a local Florida county clerk's office during government hours (no weekends or holidays).
We'll talk specifically about this, but we like to mention it so you can plan for this in your travel and deciding on what day you want your wedding.
Clerk locations and more info HERE.
Call, Email, or Text us to ask questions, look at dates, and talk about details for your wedding.
Our booking process is simple and we provide you lots of info about your wedding to get you started.
We accept all credit cards, Paypal, and checks.
We check in with you regularly leading up to your wedding day and are accessible for questions and advice. We are licensed and insured to work on our beaches.
Specific details HERE.
Eloping to the beach is exciting and adventurous!
We don't mind planning quickly, call text or email to discuss plans or visit our elopement website for simpler options.
Consider a date range to get started. Not sure of when you'd like to visit? Spring, Summer, and Fall are all great. December, January, and February can be a little cold, but still beautiful.
All of the beaches here are beautiful! Each beach community has it's own style and character. We're up in the Panhandle of Florida, the Northwest portion on the Gulf of Mexico that's under Alabama.
We cover from Mexico Beach, Panama City Beach, 30a, through Destin, Okaloosa Island (Fort Walton Beach), Navarre, and Pensacola Beach to the West.
Choose a date that you want to get married! When picking your date, consider that you'll have to get your Florida Marriage License before your wedding. It's a simple process. Click "learn more" to read about the details. We're available any day of the week, not just the traditional Saturdays. Once you know your date, reserve it with a wedding company like us!
Now that you know when you'll be here and what day your wedding is, it's time to find your lodging.
Do you want a beach house, condo, hotel? There are lots of options in a range of prices in our area, use our vendor list for ideas or stay somewhere familiar if you've been here before.
Once we know where you're staying, we'll use our knowledge of the area to make a recommendation on the best spot for your wedding. We think having your wedding right where you're staying or as close as possible is ideal. When looking at lodging on the beach, you'll always want to ask if weddings are allowed and if there's a fee.
We provide the things needed for the ceremony itself. Officiant for the ceremony, photography, decoration, ceremony coordination, and location advice. We can accomodate groups up to 50. You may want fresh bouquets and boutonnières and a hair or makeup stylist. Use our vendor list to get suggestions for this and more..
You have most of your plans in place, what are you planning for after the ceremony? The beach wedding doesn't have to be as traditional as plans back home.
Many couples reserve space at a local restaurant, some have a party on the beach. Use your rental to host a party, most condos have party rooms they'll rent or include.
You can choose how much of this you'd like to do yourself or hire people to help you. Once again, our vendor list has ideas for these services.
Owners of Sunset Beach Weddings
Ken and Heather Delo are the owners of Sunset Beach Weddings. We're a small family company, we don't have crews performing multiple weddings at the same time. When you hire us, you get us!
Whether booking a small wedding or a group up to 50, you will be treated like family. We will educate you and make you feel comfortable with your decision.
Both Heather and Ken are professional wedding & family photographers based out of Blue Mountain Beach on historic hwy 30a. After living in Nashville and South Florida, they both decided that the Emerald Coast of Florida was where they belong.
Veterans of all things "wedding", they have photographed many beautiful weddings and families. Ken loves performing ceremonies and they both have great faith. Being part of your special day is an incredible feeling, and they bring an excitement level not matched.
Sunset Beach Weddings is an independently owned small business.
Call or Text (850) 366-8054 - firstname.lastname@example.org