It's no wonder the Ocean Isle Inn offers a perfect setting for a beachside wedding or wedding reception. In 2010, it was named number one in the Top Ten Atlantic Coast Vacations by Resorts and Lodges Travel Guide. Weddings can be performed in the oceanfront garden or directly on the beach....more about Ocean Isle Inn
Ocean Isle Beach,NC, Holden Beach, NC and Sunset Beach, NC together, are known as the South Brunswick Islands. They are all quite small towns and are located in close proximity to one another so that what you cannot find in one town, you will find in another. There are also some inland towns like Supply, NC, Shallotte, NC and Calabash, NC that are easily accessible to the beaches where you can fulfill your wedding wishes and needs.
In Ocean Isle Beach, NC there are several beach resorts as well as a winery where you can stage your wedding and your reception. You may choose to be married on a secluded section of the beach or in an upscale beach ceremony on the beach at the Ocean Isle Inn or the Winds Resort Beach Club. The Ocean Isle Inn also offers their oceanfront garden as a site for your ceremony. A wedding planner is available on site to assist you by arranging for the caterer, florist, photographer, minister and any special needs you may have to make your wedding a perfect affair to remember. The Ocean Isle Inn is a lovely place in which to spend your honeymoon as well. The Winds Resort Beach Club also offers the convenience of catered receptions on site as well as honeymoon packages. Just picture yourself lounging by the oceanfront pool while enjoying a drink from the poolside Tiki Bar. For a large reception of up to 350 people, you will find nearby 101 Stone Chimney Place in Supply, NC an excellent choice. This site has a portable dance floor and staging and can be divided using partition walls.
For another choice for your wedding in Ocean Isle Beach, NC you may want to consider the Silver Coast Winery located at 6680 Barbeque Road. You can choose to hold your wedding ceremony in the vineyard, the art gallery, on the patio or in front of the waterfall in the Barrel Room. The Silver coast winery is a lovely site for your reception as well, whether indoors or outdoors surrounded by the vineyards.
Seaside Bakery and Wedding Cakes on Beach Drive SW in Ocean Isle Beach, NC has been written up in the New York Times as the Best Unplanned Discovery. You can browse the cake models and reference books at this bakery or bring your own pictures and the folks here will design exactly the kind of wedding cake you desire so that it will be as unique as you are.
At Clanton Studios, located at 7288 Schooner Court, you will find professional local photographers. You can opt for a Deluxe Wedding Package that includes photos of the rehearsal, the wedding ceremony and the reception as well as a guided session of posed shots after the ceremony if you choose. You may decide on a Keepsake Wedding Package and an album of 4" x 6" color prints as well as photo enlargements. Whatever your choice, you are bound to be pleased with the tactile memories created by this studio.
Everything else you may need for the wedding of your dreams can be found nearby.
Holden Beach, NC Wedding Planning
Wedding locations on Holden Beach, NC are pretty much limited to the beach or maybe on the pier, however, you will find excellent florists, musicians, officiants, photographers, caterers and other wedding necessities at inland locations like Shallotte and Supply. Shallotte especially, with its shopping centers, department stores and specialty shops can supply most of these items.
Coastal Floral Designs, LLC, located at 4729 Main Street in Shallotte, NC can provide beautiful floral decorations and bouquets. In addition you can take advantage of a complete wedding package with a wedding director to put it all together.
For your wedding photographs you may choose Al Patterson Photography in Ash, NC or Photography by Leigh Whitfield in Supply, NC. Al Patterson will take your wedding photos on location or in the studio and offers complete wedding services as well. Leigh Whitfield blends photojournalism and traditional portraiture to make your wedding photos come alive.
ART Catering on Cheers Street in Shallotte is a full-service caterer. The folks here will be happy to cater a simple intimate reception as well as an elaborate large gathering. They are known for their service and their scrumptious food and they will cooperate with you in choosing your menu.
Sugar Confections Bakery in Shallotte, NC specializes in creating custom cakes. Schedule a consultation with the folks here and you can taste cake flavors as you browse and share design ideas with them.
Sunset Beach, NC Wedding Planning
Sea Trail Golf Resort & Convention Center located at 211 Clubhouse Road in Sunset Beach, NC has several romantic venues for both your wedding and reception. You can choose the Jones/Byrd Ballroom and a 5,000-square-foot patio which offer a panoramic view of Sea Trail. You might prefer the Carolina Ballroom with its formal setting and 10,000 square feet of function space as well as a 4,000-square-foot reception hall. This spot overlooks gardens, ponds and fairways. A third option is the 400-square-foot gazebo that overlooks a lily pond and stream. No matter which option you choose you will have a gorgeous backdrop for your occasion.
On N. Shore Drive on Sunset Beach, NC itself you will find the Sunset Inn where weddings and receptions are special events. The staff at the inn can make all the arrangements freeing you to just enjoy your day. You may want to marry in the inn, on the beach or in the graceful gazebo. The Honeymoon Suite with its Jacuzzi is waiting for you.
BeachPeople Weddings of Sunset Beach, NC is comprised of a married couple, both of whom are reverends. They offer dozens of customizable creative beach wedding packages and serve all the beaches in Brunswick County. You can choose among traditional and non-religious ceremonies as well as elopement and vow renewal services.
Musicians, bakeries, photographers, caterers and more can be found in the surrounding area including Calabash, NC and the other South Brunswick Islands beach towns.