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Elopement Packages Charlotte, NC
No matter how big or small your wedding may be, it's still your wedding day! And we are so excited for you! Creating an elopement package for your Charlotte, NC wedding photography would be an honor. We also have connections to other vendors to make the experience stress-free. We partner with Tiny Weddings, a local small wedding and elopement planner, who can handle every detail from the florals to your baker.
Many couples are choosing to share their special day with their closest friends and family for a relaxed and intimate feel. Sharing in deeper connection and a carefree atmosphere are some of the biggest perks!
Whether COVID has changed your plans or you've dreamt of having this day reserved for the two of you from the start, let us encourage you - this is a day to remember for the rest of your lives!
Our Top Reasons Why You Should Elope in Charlotte, NC
1) All the Feels
Intimate weddings and elopements are filled with emotion! You still get ready, you still see one another for the first time, and you still share vows with one another. People are often much more open to share their emotions when they are in a smaller group of people. Documenting real emotions and moments is a key component in our style of work!
Need we say more? We all know planning a wedding is very stressful. When you're focused on each other and not trying to please a plethora of people, you're more present and in the moment. Small weddings and elopements allow couples to focus in on who and what's most important during this exciting time.
Wedding costs can add up ridiculously fast! Between the food, the florals, the attire, the band/DJ, the photography and/or videography, you may quickly realize your wedding budget isn’t quite high enough. You also may feel a trip together or buying a home is money better spent. A small wedding or eloping can easily save you tens of thousands of dollars. As a result, it can provide you with a healthier start to your marriage. The first year of marriage can be tough, but added financial strain just increases the chances of failure.
Popular Venues and Location Ideas for Small Weddings and Elopements Around Charlotte, NC
Many local wedding venues happily host small weddings and elopements. Here are a few of our favorites located around Charlotte, NC:
Smaller Event Spaces
There are many smaller event venues that are perfect for a guest list of 30 people or less here in Charlotte.
|The Duke Mansion||5Church|
|Heist Brewery ||The Grand Bohemian Hotel|
|Capital Grille||The Ivey's Hotel|
|The Revel Room||ROOTS Catering and Events|
|Midwood Guitar Studio||McGill Rose Garden|
There are few places that are more meaningful than either your childhood home or the home you both share together. A backyard can be transformed into another world surprisingly easily, especially with a great group of vendors. Make even more beautiful memories in such a special place!
Rent out a home or cabin, and celebrate the entire day on-site! Be sure to speak with the owner about the guest list, and have your planner make sure to take care of any necessary permits. Charming Cotswold Lil' Castle Weddings and Events is a unique Airbnb here in Charlotte!
Bed & Breakfasts
We just love bed and breakfasts. These spaces are always full of charm and of course, there is the convenience of being able to stay on-site. We fell in love with The Morehead Inn (pictured above), and we can't wait to go back!
Looking for something a little different or dramatic? Heading to a national park (such as Yosemite or Yellowstone) or perhaps to sunny Florida or Hawaii are ways to make your small wedding or elopement extra special. We'll go wherever your love takes you!
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