Spring Exotic and Fun Exuma Bahamas Wedding
Couple: Exotic Fun Spring Exuma Wedding
Great Exuma is a beautiful backdrop for a wedding and all its surrounding celebrations … perfect for an exotic and fun Exuma Bahamas wedding. Our team was inspired by Georgia and Austin’s story. Austin spent his childhood on the island and come time to propose, naturally there was no better place than to ask Georgia’s hand in marriage but in Exuma. Then, thoughts of being married on the island swirled in Austin and Georgia’s heads. – where they would establish their own first memories as a family. And, lo and behold, Exuma was the place!
True Island Feel for This Exotic Exuma Bahamas Wedding
The bride and groom wanted a true island feel to their ceremony and events and never strayed from wanting their guests on the water and with their toes in the sand. With the support of Molly Sohr Events, the groom’s sister-in-law, and Chic Bahamas Weddings & Events, an incredible four-day event was orchestrated. Nearly 200 guests flew in from all corners of the US and the island to celebrate this beautiful couple! What an Exotic Fun Exuma Bahamas Wedding weekend it was!
Private Chefs for Events
Luxurious food and beverage menus for each event and excursions were planned carefully with dietary needs in mind. At the reception and rehearsal, live chef stations served local delicacies. And don’t worry, the music was not forgotten! A steel pan band, Elan Artists Blue Rhythm Band and DJ to kept the energy flowing and the vibe right all weekend long. Our talented staff was able to organize meals, transportation, and excursions for 200 guests and wedding parties. We are proud to ensure each of our guests feels at home at our events.
Extraordinary Live Band Experiences – Exotic Fun Exuma Bahamas Wedding
Austin grew up visiting Great Exuma. His parents have owned homes on the island for many years. Georgia and Austin treated their guests like family, giving them the vacation of a lifetime and honoring every person’s attendance. The creative teams behind the wedding planning and production worked together seamlessly to outfit each villa, ferry boat, and transportation car especially for each person. At the rehearsal at Kahari Resort on Stocking Island, guests were welcomed by a Steel Pan Band playing. Then after dinner and speeches, they walked to Peace and Plenty Beach for a night of celebration, music and a bonfire and pig roast on the beach.
The next day, guests were shuttled by boat to spend a day at Crab Cay, playing in the crystal waters. A Blue Rhythms DJ and Saxophonist set the scene and created the perfect beach lounge day. Guests enjoyed passed appetizers as well as a conch salad live station by chef Sharika.
The Grand Wedding Day
On the wedding day, planners and the guests of honor planned a day of activities and leisure for their family and friends. Some guests spent the day fishing. Some opted for cruising around to different beaches. Meanwhile, the wedding party and beauty team went to work getting dressed and taking pictures. Then like magic, the music begun and the big moment was under way. Georgia and Austin exchanged vows under a circle of flowers and the Bahamian sky.
Guests were led to the reception site along a beautiful beach path lit by glowing golden lanterns. As the sounds of the Blue Rhythm Band floated through the air, the cocktail hour began with signature drinks and butler-passed appetizers. The family had a quick photo shoot after the ceremony and then dinner began. The chef teams impressed with an elevated taco station, a carving and live hibachi station, as well as a Mac and Cheese and Pasta live station. Georgia and Austin danced the night away with their guests and then enjoyed a firework display over the ocean. Guests got to cut loose for a little while longer at the DJed after party and munched down on some late-night snacks before retiring back to their villas. Sunday’s departure followed a group buffet breakfast at the Rusty Anchor at February Point. Guests’ departures were organized by the planning team, and everyone left with big smiles on their faces. Georgia and Austin’s wedding was a beautiful destination celebration to be remembered for a lifetime.
5 Important tips for your Great Exuma exotic fun wedding
Professional Advice for the Perfect Great Exuma Island Exotic Wedding
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marrying in the Bahamas is a little simpler than other destination locations, you’ll need a passport or government issued ID for both partners as well as proof of citizenship and residency in the Bahamas for at least 24 hours. If necessary, you may also need a divorce decree from any previous marriage. You’ll only need to pay the government application fee of $100 for your marriage license $25 for a certified copy of the marriage certificate after the wedding and the fee of your wedding officiant.
in addition to flying to the island you may need car or boat transportation for you and your guests. There are many services across the island but an experienced planner with local connections will guide you to reputable and trusted drivers.
from florals to chairs music and food acquiring all the necessary vendors can be tricky. Our staff can work with mainland vendors to ensure that your vision is executed perfectly.
planning a wedding is fun and everybody has a vision. We want you to be able to relax and enjoy every bit of the experience as well as see your dream wedding come together. Our clients know that our network of vendors and contacts is what has made the difference for their destination wedding. Let us take over the hard parts and create the perfect day.
Find a planner that works with your personality and is excited about your event. Then let them go to work making sure each detail is taken care of as you take care of yourself and your life without the added stress of planning a wedding without the help of a professional. Take time to connect with your partner knowing you can contact your planner with concerns and questions about the big day!
Getting married in the Bahamas is a dream within reach with practical tips and the help of an experienced planner. We can’t wait to make your vision come to life!