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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...

March 5, 2020 - Planning a beach wedding? We can help you avoid costly mistakes. The staff at Beach Weddings Virginia has 20 years of experience planning outdoor weddings and has seen every kind of problem arise. We know how to solve them too. During the month of March, we offer free consultations to any engaged couple. Avoid the stress and get good advice up front. To make an appointment for a consultation, call 757-321-0348 or arrange one by clicking here https://beachweddings.timetap.com/  ...

We now offer a Birch Wedding Trellis as an option for those that choose any of our 2-person elopement packages. This simple-yet-elegant trellis can be draped in teal, blush or off-white fabric. It is well-supported from the base and will make a perfect backdrop for your beach wedding ceremony photos. We are offering the use of our trellis for a low introductory price of $250....

Weddings are all about the TWO of you and we have a deal to celebrate that special number!  On February 2, 20 and 22 we offer our popular Keepsake Ceremony Booket for FREE to couples choosing any of our two-person elopement/wedding packages. The 27-page Keepsake Ceremony Booklet will contain the entire script of your wedding ceremony and be filled with all the best photos from your wedding. We are professional photographers, so you know the photography will be great. It's like having a mini wedding album to share with friends...