In many areas of the country, winter is not the best time of year to host your wedding day, but here in Florida, a January wedding is ideal! For their special day, Ali and Matt chose a winter wedding. On January 20, 2023—right after the holiday season—they walked down the […]
Mealtime at your wedding reception is a great opportunity for your guests to bond and connect over food before hitting the dance floor. The two of you as a couple can also sit and enjoy a moment together after a whirlwind wedding day and months of wedding planning. Creating a […]
If you do a Google search for “how to plan a wedding,” you’ll find millions of different articles with a variety of wedding planning tips on every conceivable topic. Here at the Lightner Museum, we believe the wedding planning process should be fun, not stressful! In this guide, we’ve collected […]
The rehearsal dinner is one of the most underrated parts of planning a wedding, which is a little unfair. When you think about it, rehearsal dinners have everything you love about a wedding—delicious food and drinks, music, convivial atmosphere, and the love of family and friends. If the wedding day […]
As a growing travel and destination wedding location, St. Augustine has become the place in Northeast Florida for bachelorette parties! Check out our guide for things to do, places to eat, and where to stay!
With so much history right at your fingertips, you can do a lot better than a cookie-cutter wedding in a hotel ballroom. We all want a wedding that will keep guests oohing and ahhing for years to come, but with new trends popping up every day on social media, it […]
Any dress you wear to your destination wedding is technically a destination wedding dress. But how do you find the right gown for you, and travel with it to your destination location? This blog shares everything you need to know!
St Augustine Wedding Coordinator Interview: Coastal Celebrations Hiring a wedding coordinator is one of the first steps in the wedding planning process. They play a pivotal role in bringing your wedding-day vision to life at the Lightner Museum! A few members of our team recently sat down with one of […]
The good news has just been rolling in over at Lightner Museum Weddings and Events! Thanks to reviews on TheKnot.com from our couples, we have once again been awarded The Knot Best of Weddings Award! This is the second consecutive year the Lightner Museum has been singled out as […]