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Why would a young couple choose to elope? There are many excellent reasons. The reasons come under the categories of Logistics, Time, Stress, Privacy and Money. Logistics Often their families are geographically spread out across the globe which means choosing a location and a date that is convenient for everyone is nearly impossible. Rather than offend one side of the family while accommodating the other…they choose to just go to a nice location they like to visit and get married. Easy. Later, they can go back home and have two or three...

Our indoor beachfront wedding studio is available as a back-up for cold or rainy weather. This wedding chapel is suitable for 2-person, elopement-style weddings. Couples can choose either of our three elopement packages and be assured that they will have a beautiful back-up location if it's cold or raining. The venue is decorated with a "beachy" theme and plenty of space for a complete photo session. The three elopement packages are: Keep It Simple Sweetie, Sunset Wedding for Two and the discounted Winter Wedding for Two. All of these packages...

Why is it becoming a growing trend to have a private intimate wedding for two without any guests? Many reasons: logistics and budget being primary reasons. Family members may be scattered geographically at such great distances, that it would be impossible to choose a date and location that would work for everyone. For instance, we recently had a couple from Northern Virginia. The Groom’s family were in Arizona and the Bride’s family all lived in New England. They had been trying for months to choose a wedding date and venue...

Uh-oh, My Plus-Ones just became Minus-Twos I hear of this happening so many times and it really makes me sad. I want to share this with you so you  won't make this mistake. This is how it often goes: the couple becomes engaged and are so excited they can hardly wait to tell everybody  their good news. Once the word starts to spread, enthusiasm builds. Family and friends exclaim warmth and good wishes. Everyone says they will start making their plans to attend the wedding. The couple in turn get even...

This is a question a lot of brides ask me. It is much easier than you think. As soon as we are finished with your ceremony, you will legally be married and you will legally be able to use your new married name. There is just a little paperwork that needs to follow, but that's no big deal because people get married every day. After the wedding, I will complete your marriage license and mail it back to the same courthouse you got it from. Then you give them a couple...

Those of us at Beach Weddings Virginia are continuously updating and upgrading the services we offer to our elopement clients. You may know that we specialize in elopement packages on the beach in Virginia Beach. But you may not know that we also have an indoor venue for winter weddings (or even just rainy-day weddings) Here is one photo of our newest wedding backdrop for your intimate ceremony. No matter the weather, we can give you great photos any day of the week...

Our Fall Elopement Special has all the most popular features requested. For a limited time, we offer a simple, private ceremony performed on the beach under our birch wedding trellis, professional photographer, fresh flower bouquet and a petite wedding cake. This special is available any day between October 15 and December 15 of 2020. If it happens to rain on your wedding day, no problem. We provide a beautifully decorated indoor wedding studio as a back-up. The total cost all together is $1200. For more information, 757-321-0348...