04 Sep Famous Beach Weddings
Beachfront weddings are one of the most common dream destinations for brides. With everything from crashing waves, swaying palm trees, and gorgeous sunsets, beaches are the perfect background for romantic weddings. Because of these incredible elements, it’s no wonder there have been so many famous beach weddings. One amazing thing you’ll notice when planning your wedding by the ocean is how versatile your theme can be. From full glam to beachy casual, the world is your oyster when planning a waterfront wedding.
BRIDES states that 25% of brides and grooms choose to have destination weddings. This means there are more couples looking for beachfront venues than ever before, and a lot of celebrities are following the trend. From small elopements on private islands, to huge star-studded vacation affairs, these famous beach weddings will make you dream of having your big day at the ocean even more.
First up on the famous beach weddings list- Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green in their barefoot island wedding
Megan married Brian on the sandy beaches of Hawaii in 2010. Their dream wedding was everything you could imagine and more. From a ceremony at sunset, to Megan’s choice to go barefoot, the romantic vibes were in full swing. Megan opted for a beautiful bouquet of all white flowers and Brian wore a white linen shirt to go along with the beachy theme. With white flower petals at their feet and the waves crashing behind them, the dreamy scene was one to remember!
Audrina Partridge and Corey Bohan went for a Boho Chic vibe
You may remember Audrina from the Hills, whose style has always been organic and fun. Her big day was no exception; their beach wedding in Hawaii had a beautiful romantic ambiance. Their color theme was white and tan with pops of pink and blue that beautifully complimented the ocean backdrop. To bring out the boho vibe, they used natural wood and blush tones throughout the reception.
Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck vacationed for a few days at their venue after the ceremony
“Bennifer’s” wedding in the Caribbean was an intimate affair and is one of the most famous beach weddings to date. With bright turquoise waters and a private beach, their big day was full of intimacy in Turks and Caicos. The couple chose to stay at the resort for a few days following the wedding, so their venue even doubled as a mini honeymoon getaway. Everyone knows beaches are the ultimate destination for relaxation and romance, so it’s no wonder they chose to extend the bliss.
Alicia Keys and Kaseem ‘Swizz Beatz’ Dean overlooked the Mediterranean Sea
Alicia Keys’ wedding was a complete dream come true. She married the love of her life while overlooking the beautiful Mediterranean with its crashing waves. The couple got married with a star-studded guest list, including their officiant, Deepak Chopra, and celebrity guests like Queen Latifah and Bono. One of the most famous photos from their wedding is of the two embracing with a beautiful sunset in the background. Sunset pictures are a must for anyone with a beachfront wedding!
Matt Damon and Luciana Barroso rented an island in the Caribbean
Under the alias Mr. Naff, Matt Damon reportedly rented out the entire resort on Sugar Beach in St-Lucia for their gorgeous island vow-renewal. Luciana opted for a flowing white gown with small flower adornments while Matt strutted a handsome tan suit. Their vow-renewal ceremony took place at sunset with the ocean as a backdrop for a dreamy event to remember. Their 50 guests danced the night away with the sand beneath their toes in a reception lit by tiki torches and filled with laughter.
Whether you’re looking for a casual boho vibe or an elegant formal setting, your possibilities are endless with a beachfront venue. Borrow some ideas from these famous beach weddings or bring your own dream to life at The Crescent Beach Club. Our waterfront venue is the perfect setting for your big day. With breathtaking views, gourmet dining, and a beautiful private white sand beach, we’re ready to make your wedding everything you’ve dreamed of and more.