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Fall Wedding Venues In South Walton

Posted on - Laura Bernstien

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The Emerald Coast of Florida is gorgeous in the fall which is why so many people are planning their fall weddings here on Florida’s Gulf Coast.  Fall is the time of the year that we locals have the most fun with festivals and community events taking place all over the coast.  Take advantage of beautiful weather, stunning scenery, and lower tourist traffic by planning your South Walton wedding during the fall.  South Walton has some great venues with different offerings. Where are good places to marry in South Walton?  Here’s some great choices.


WaterColor Beach

Address: 34 Goldenrod Circle, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

Telephone: (850) 231-7773


WaterColor Beach is one of the most popular beach towns on South Walon’s Scenic Highway 30a.  Couples tie the knot at WaterColor beneath the open sky in a ceremony site perfectly set on the shores. WaterColor says they have up to 200 white folding chairs available for guests that wish to observe the vows.  It also has an indoor site that presents a friendly palette and a lovely climate.  The site is designed to accommodate up to 150 people. In a reception scenario, 110 guests can be arranged for a sit-down plated dinner.  Watercolor is one of the most picturesque of the beach towns scattered along Scenic Highway 30a in South Walton, so it is always hosting events.


Seascape Golf Beach and Tennis Resort

Address: 556 Seascape Drive, Miramar Beach, FL 32550

Telephone: (850) 837-9181


Seascape Resort has a ceremony space that can accommodate up to 100 guests if you require an ideal beach setting for your wedding. They also have a 4,000 square feet of interior space which can accommodate 220 seated guests and 300 people for a cocktail reception. Also, a courtyard has the capacity for 350 guests.  Additionally, Seascape Resort has a large deck cited on the beach which can host 100 guests for a seated dinner and 150 guests for a strolling reception.  There are many options at Seascape.  One bonus is that it is in Miramar Beach which is right outside of Destin and very close to 30a.  This location is convenient for guests who want to enjoy both the Beach so South Walton and also Destin’s beaches while they are in town.


Arnett’s Gulfside Farm & Stables

Address: 613 S County Highway 393, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

Telephone: (850) 208-3114


Arnett’s Gulfside Farm & Stables is a choice that will give you the best of both worlds.  It has a wide open space with a large barn with soaring ceilings that will give you a remarkable setting. They have a perfect spot for your band to play which will set the stage for the bouquet tossing.  Their entire space leaves you with the liberty of customized decorations of your own choice.  The best part is that it is located in Santa Rosa Beach, which is the same city as popular Scenic Highway 30A (aka 30A) so it is just a jaunt away from the Beaches of South Walton.  This gives you a lovely setting for a country or rustic wedding but also keeps you in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida near the offerings of South Walton’s coastal communities.


The Bellamy of 30A

3375 W Co Hwy 30A Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

Telephone:  (850) 502-9233


The Bellamy is a special events venue which has been in business since 1998.  The exterior of the building was designed to look like an Orthodox church in Greece, where the owner’s parents were married.  They can make your wedding a memorable one by giving you the best provisions, and their location is conveniently situated on the west side of Scenic Highway 30a. Seconds from the Beaches of South Walton and behind their stately gates is   Greek-inspired is their Greek-inspired courtyard and gorgeous building.  You will notice their romantic gardens and formal dining room right away and know that this can make your fall wedding one to remember.  If you want open-air piazzas, lush grounds, and an elegant ball room but also want to be this close to South Walton’s white beaches for pictures, this is where you should start and stop your hunt for a venue.  The Bellamy of 30A is one of the Emerald Coast’s most sought-after wedding locations.