Plan Your 2014 Destination Wedding on the Beautiful Crystal Coast of North Carolina


Is a wedding iDestination Wedding on the Crystal Coast of NC photo by Mary Frances Phillips-Cranen the works this year? If so, congratulations! Have you thought about having a destination wedding set against a beautiful coastline where stunning beach views surround you? The Crystal Coast of North Carolina is the place for you. Enjoy the area's pristine shores, laid-back beach vibe, and endless wedding and reception options for that special day.

Whether you're searching for a waterside wedding location, a luxury beach home, or local venues that offer wedding and reception facilities, we have it all here. There are plenty of event planners and suppliers to help you with your special day, not to mention the picture-perfect settings for all of your wedding day photography.

A good start to your planning would be to attend the Crystal Coast Bridal Fair this Saturday, January 11 from 10a.m. to 3p.m. at the Crystal Coast Civic Center in Morehead City. In its 21st year, the Crystal Coast Bridal Fair is the largest bridal event on the coast of North Carolina. Enjoy over 50 of the area's top wedding professionals all at one venue. They are available to discuss their products and services with you, as well as answer any questions you may have in the planning of your big day.

There are many wedding-related activities slated for that day including fashion shows featuring the latest wedding styles and trends, caterers on-hand providing samples of their fabulous fare, florists and floral samples, wedding photographers, live music, and so much more. The show offers prizes, free samples and discounts. Don't miss it!

There are also other great local resources available that cover a wide range of topics, trends, and lists of local vendors that will help with every last detail of your wedding day. Be sure to check the online version of Bride & Groom. Another helpful online publication is Crystal Coast Bride. These are your must-have handbooks for planning the perfect Crystal Coast wedding. The 2014 edition of these publications can also be picked up locally at many of the area businesses or at the Crystal Coast Visitor Center in Morehead City.

Sun-Surf Realty is also happy to help. Let us know about your big day and we can help you find the perfect sized accommodation in Emerald Isle for your event. We can also help with any special needs or interests you may have on that day. Destination Wedding on the Crystal Coast of NC photo by Sue Bell

We hope this helps in planning your 2014 Crystal Coast wedding. We know you'll find the local businesses and resources very helpful when it comes to all of your wedding planning needs.

If you are planning a destination wedding on the Crystal Coast this year, tell us about it in our comment section. When? Where? We want details!

We always love hearing from our readers. Cheers to weddings and all the best to this year's brides and grooms.