An average of $72 billion dollars is spent by Americans each year on their weddings.
Why not save a few bucks (or few thousand), on your wedding venue, all while getting the most romantic and idyllic location possible?
St. Pete beach weddings are the perfect place for your upcoming nuptials. No need to worry about reservation, cleaning, or maintenance costs. Just pull up and enjoy the gorgeous scenery.
Here are 5 of the best beaches in St. Pete, Florida, to consider for your wedding.
1. Clearwater Beach
Easily one of the top beaches in the United States, TripAdvisor named Clearwater number 1 in 2019, 2018, and in 2016.
This is a favorite location for beach weddings thanks to its gorgeous teal colored waters. The fine, white sands are the perfect backdrop for your wedding party. Photos are sure to look gorgeous with this scenery, no matter the color of your bridesmaid dresses or flowers.
Clearwater beach also boasts numerous dolphin sightings and was voted 6th best beach in the WORLD this year.
There’s no question, this is a perfect spot for a romantic wedding.
2. Indian Shores and Indian Rocks Beach
Beautiful palm trees, a true gulf-coast experience, an Indian Rocks beach wedding is a dream.
This charming beach is surrounded by a nostalgic stretch of locally owned shops and restaurants. Step back to a simpler time with Indian Shores and Indian Rocks small-town beach feel.
Not to mention, there’s beach access parking for all your guests!
3. Maderia Beach
With wise planning, you could host your wedding at Maderia Beach right during John’s Pass Seafood and Music Festival. This wholesome, yearly event could provide just the right amount of classic-Florida entertainment for your guests.
No need to plan a reception–just enjoy the live music and delicious tastes of fresh Grouper!
This length of gorgeous beach also boasts turquoise water so stunning you may be tempted to take a dip after your “I dos.”
4. St. Pete Beach
Ah, St. Pete Beach, one of the longest lengths of undeveloped beach in St. Petersburg and Clearwater. Fall in love with a sunset wedding, free of noise and distractions.
Enjoy the peace and beauty of sand, water, palms, while you and your loved ones experience the biggest day of your life.
Once the I do’s are done, you can head up the beach to one of St. Pete’s famous resorts to enjoy cocktails and delicious eats. Talk about easy reception planning.
5. Sand Key Beach
Again, if privacy and an intimate beach wedding are what you’re looking for, Sand Key Beach is a great fit.
A short drive across the bridge from Clearwater Beach, Sand Key offers you stunning views and inexpensive guest parking.
Your guests may even enjoy getting a peek at baby sea turtles heading towards shore while you are saying your vows. A wedding and a show!
More Ideas for St. Pete Beach Weddings
Movie-worthy St. Pete beach weddings are perfect for true romantics looking to have a wedding worth remembering.
For more tips on planning your dream wedding, including everything from budget-friendly honeymoons, to dress rentals, visit our wedding wishes page.