Frequently Asked Questions
We know you probably have some initial questions, hopefully these help!
Q: Can we write our own vows?
A: Absolutely! We encourage couples to write personalized vows. If you need assistance, we can provide suggestions.
Q: Do you offer music during the ceremony?
A: We can accommodate music - but the customer will be responsible for the music & device.
Q: Do you provide chairs and ceremony arbor?
A: Yes - we provide chairs for up to 15 guests and an arbor.
Q: Can I have my ceremony at the beach by my hotel?
A: It is possible, we just need to ensure there are no existing restrictions with the hotel/unit ownership.
Q: Are sunrise & sunsets the only times available for events?
A: Typically Yes - after doing many events, these times are the best for pictures and avoiding adverse weather conditions.
Q: Should I arrive at the event dressed & ready?
A: Yes - some event locations may not have changing areas and/or conveniently located restrooms.
Q: Do you organize receptions?
A: We do not; However, our local vendor list will provide multiple options to consider.
Local Vendor Options
Q: Do you have recommendations for lodging, dining, transportation, etc?
A: Yes! We have a list of local vendors that we can send to you. See a short list of vendors on our Services page.
Q: What can I expect from the basic photography that comes with the package?
A: We take good pictures but are not professional photographers. Our digital pictures will be available to you electronically.
At minimum - 16 edited pictures will be provided.
Q: Do you offer professional photography?
A: No - But can recommend several professional photographers in the area.
Q: Do you offer videography?
A: No - But can recommend several professional videographers in the area.
Q: Can the customer bring their own photographer?
Q: What if I need to reschedule?
A: We understand that life happens.
Our simple Peace of Mind policy allows for your existing payment to transfer to another available date/time.
This applies to a one-time date reschedule request.
Q: What if I need to permanently cancel the event?
A: In the event that you need to permanently cancel, we will refund $200 of the total package cost if you cancel 21 or more days before the original scheduled event date.
Q: What if inclement weather happens on the day of the event?
A: The good & bad news about coastal weather is it changes hourly! If the weather prevents the event from occurring, we will work
with you to reschedule. For those traveling from out of town, we understand the costs incurred traveling, lodging, etc so we will do our best to attempt a quick reschedule during the days you are in town.
Q: What are my event location options?
A: The Emerald Coast has lots of beach and just off the coast location options. There are also several state parks that provide ideal
locations. We will work with you to review all the options and determine which is best for you.
Q: Do I need a permit for a beach wedding ceremony?
A: Most Likely - Bay, Walton & Okaloosa counties do require a permit for certain activities. Permit prices fluctuate by
county. Permit location fees are not included in the service package and would be the responsibility of the customer.
We can work with you to determine if additional fee's will be required.
Florida Marriage License
Q: Does each county have different marriage license requirements?
A: Yes - each county has requirements for obtaining a marriage license. We typically perform ceremonies in the following FL counties
along the Emerald coast:
offer the option to start the application online, others require couples to appear in person. We can work through all logistical details with you as needed. We will take care of submitting the signed license after the ceremony and ensure it is sent to you.