St. Pete Beach Wedding Destination
With dolphins playing and sailboats bobbing along the horizon, a St. Pete Beach wedding is an experience you will never forget. Say your vows while enjoying the gulf breeze and gently lapping waves, and enjoy the amenities of one of the nation’s most charming and historic beach towns.
Whether you select Pass-a-Grille Beach with its solitude and emerald-blue waters, the expanse of sun-kissed sand at Upham Beach or Fort DeSoto Park with its historic setting, all of our St. Pete Beach locations will provide a memorable and beautiful locale to say ‘I do.’ Sinking your toes into Saint Pete Beach’s white sand while staring into the eyes of your spouse is a lifelong memory for couples who marry at St. Pete Beach.
Located on the southern-most tip of the Pinellas County peninsula, St. Pete Beach enjoys 248 sunny days a year. Schedule your wedding at sunset for a picture-perfect backdrop to your first kiss as newlyweds, or enjoy the warmth and sunshine of a morning ceremony.
With sparkling white sand dunes offset by emerald-blue waters, St. Pete Beach is a wedding photographer’s dream. Your wedding day photographs will a stunning reminder of a beautiful and tranquil day.
Home to the historic Don Ce Sar hotel, St. Pete Beach played host to the biggest stars of the ‘30s and ‘40s, including Lou Gherig, Franklin Roosevelt and F. Scott Fitzgerald. Book a night at this Mediterranean-inspired “pink castle” for an unforgettable wedding-night experience.
Your family and friends will want to extend their stay to enjoy Saint Pete Beach’s eclectic dining scene, with freshly caught seafood served up daily at Snappers Sea Grill or Cuban sandwiches at the Barracuda Deli Cafe – the nation’s 25th top-rated restaurant on Yelp for 2017.
Book a St. Pete Beach Wedding Package with Gulf Beach Weddings, or start customizing your beach wedding with our Dream Wedding Studio.
The #1 choice! Pass-A-Grille Beach is our favorite Florida Beach for weddings, commitment ceremonies, elopements and vow renewals. Located in a residential area with no high-rise buildings and no hotels or restaurants on the sand, Pass-A-Grille Beach is less crowded at sunset and early morning. This location is minutes from most hotels and resorts for you and your guests to stay.
Hosting small, intimate motels and inns, you will certainly find this quaint historic town to be the perfect location for your Florida Beach Wedding. Pass-A-Grille provides completely unobstructed views of the Gulf of Mexico, providing seclusion from the hustle and bustle of the busier beaches to the north. Having your St. Pete Beach Wedding on Pass-A-Grille beach and will make for a memorable wedding experience.
Our team of professionals choose Pass-A-Grille as our favorite location, because of its ideal setting for seclusion, magnificent sunsets and the perfect setting for photography. The waters are blue and emerald green and the sand dunes surrounding you giving a sense of peace and romance. Pass-A-Grille is one of the most spectacular places you will find in all of Florida.
Looking for a perfect location for a custom reception, where you can choose your own caterer, have light or heavy hors d’oeuvre, finger foods and cake cutting. Read and View Our Beach Weddings on Pass-A-Grille Beach Weddings. The perfect spot for any of our St Pete Beach Wedding Packages “I Do”. *A $250 Permit Fee ($125 for Residents) is presently required (Permits) – Reserve Your Wedding Package
NOTICE: St Pete Beach – Pass-a-Grille Way Reconstruction Project (Link) underway through 2016
Upham Beach can be a wonderful location for a wedding. In a mixed residential area with a few high rise condos in the background, it is a picture-perfect location for a wedding. The best of beaches, and best of Gulf Coast. Paradise Grill is a great spot for a reception or if you just want a burger and beer. The large, lovely beach where the sun’s always shining and there are beautiful sunsets make this beach a nice choice and is perfect for any of our St. Pete Beach Wedding Packages!
Upham Beach stretches from from 67th Ave. to 70th Ave. at the north end of St. Pete Beach Florida. The best location spot on this beach is at the end of 67th Ave. It is within walking distance to our reception location. The Caprice Resort is at the north end of Upham Beach and is a great place to stay and walk out to your wedding site on Upham Beach. *A $250 Permit Fee ($125 Residents) is presently required (Permits) – Reserve Your Wedding Package
Fort DeSoto Park in Tierra Verde is located at the end of Pinellas Bay Way South, just before you enter into St. Pete Beach. Its miles of beaches are among the best in the nation and they are perfect for weddings. With over 1,000 acres, the Pinellas County Park and Fort has no homes, hotels or businesses.
The historic fort makes for a fun day and exploration for families with children. For couples with disabilities, you may drive on the beach with a park ranger escort in some locations to access your wedding. There is a permit fee of $175 (Permit Fees) and a $5 per car entrance fee for the park. Any of our St. Pete Beach Wedding Packages are available at this location but many couples choose our Pass-A-Grille Beach location for their wedding and visit Ft. Desoto Beach with the children or family while on vacation.