Summer is just around the corner and many brides are finishing plans for summer weddings. Their dream of tying the knot in the warm morning breeze and dancing the day away under the summer sun is about to come true. With many ceremony destinations to choose from, we have narrowed down our top 5 ideal locations for summer weddings below.


Rooftop Summer Weddings

SkyDeck Miami

Say “I do” looking over the city with the one you love by having a rooftop ceremony. Many rooftop venues offer an indoor and outdoor space for your wedding and reception. Rooftop celebrations are also the perfect spot to enjoy an urban sunset wedding—perfect for summer!


Beach Summer Weddings

The New Otani Kaimana Beach Hotel

Want to feel the sand beneath your toes and the sea breeze in your hair? Consider having your summer wedding at the beach. Waves crashing on the shore provide a serene atmosphere for you and your guests and the ocean will be a stunning backdrop for wedding photos.


Garden Summer Weddings

Japanese Friendship Garden

Surround yourself with greenery and fresh smelling flowers with a luxuriant garden wedding. Connect with nature as you and the love of your life say your vows. Towering hedges, living archways, bubbling fountains and wooden bridges offer a breathtaking background for your summer ceremony.

Lake House

Lake House Summer Weddings

The Lake House, Lanesboro, MA

Not on the coast, but still want to enjoy water views and a gentle breeze? Celebrate your wedding at a lakeside venue where you and your guests can enjoy outdoor summer activities during the reception. Many lake houses offer guest cottages or rooms to accommodate your wedding party—offering additional quality time together.


Plantation Summer Weddings

Woodburn Plantation House

Enjoy a celebration filled with historic charm and elegance by holding your wedding at a plantation. Plantation weddings are perfect for large outdoor ceremonies and receptions— sprawling grounds offer plenty of room for all your guests.

5 Ideal Locations for Summer Weddings

If you’re having a summer wedding, what type of venue did you book for your ceremony and reception? We would love to hear from you!