You’re getting married in The Fabulous Florida Keys! Whether you have been visiting for years or you are a local yourself, we are certain many things stood out in your reasoning behind picking this slice of paradise for your Best Day. Alongside the gin clear shallows, breathtaking sunsets, and island cuisines, couples are continuously captivated by the charm of the Florida Keys. The Florida Keys truly embraces the feel of “island life”, and by simply enjoying a drive down Overseas Highway, you will notice that mostly all businesses are locally owned and operated. The charm of most businesses being small businesses, once dreamed up by someone with immense passion in the area of expertise, continuously allures all who come to visit the Florida Keys. From charter companies, to coffee shops, to local wedding vendors–there is so much heart to offer you and your guests by hand of the hard-working local entrepreneurs and dreamers.
Looking for a way to even further bring the Florida Keys vibe to your wedding day? We have you covered! Below we will share 6 unique touches to add to your Florida Keys Destination Wedding; from one of a kind Welcome Celebrations to Big Day additions.
1.) Graze Love. This catering company is the perfect pick for an extra treat for you and your guests taste buds. For cocktail hours, welcome receptions, and engagement parties, this team creates stunning “grazing tables” personalized to fit your biggest cravings. From the words of the team, they create a “cornucopia of delicious food that is presented in a unique and artistic way.” Sign us up!
2.) Furever Us This unique babysitting caters to your favorite wedding guests: your four-legged friends. Furever Us offers dog babysitting & concierge services, ensuring that on your Big Day, your pets are waited on paw & paw. No wedding day worries for you, Fur Parent. This team has you covered.
3.) Made in Islamorada This Sea Salt Scrub Company offers 9 different scents in 3 different sizes; perfectly fitting in your guests’ welcome bags.
4.) Olive Morada For a gift from the Florida Keys your guests can taste, we love Olive Morada. From black truffle to blood orange and more, Olive Morada offers an array of assorted in house made olive oils your guests (and their kitchens) will be delighted to enjoy.
5.) Cruisin Tikis Key Largo Yes, it’s really as the name reads! Hop aboard a tiki bar that cruises the Florida Keys waters; from swim stop rides to night cruises and more. This is the perfect way to celebrate with your bridal party a couple of days before or after the Big Day.
6.) Lisa’s Weddings Local Lisa Bradeen perfects a Florida Keys spin for your wedding ceremony. Instead of releasing butterflies or doves, Lisa allows you to release local lobsters! She will provide you with a partnered up pair of lobsters for each of you to release back into the deep blue sea during your wedding ceremony. They will swim off into the sunset just as you seal your ceremony with a kiss.
As the Florida Keys is so wonderfully populated with local unique businesses, this is only just the tip of the iceberg. The list of recommendations we have is endless! Want to hear even more? We’d love to chat. From “YES!” to “I Do”, we can’t wait to see what you choose as the key lime on the top of your perfect wedding day.