Want to Get Married in Sunset Beach? We Can Help!

Dreaming of a beach wedding? 

Or perhaps, you just want to celebrate your reception or honeymoon here? You might be surprised at how many wonderful resources are at your disposal in the Brunswick Islands. If a destination wedding is what you seek, we can help. Not only can Sunset Vacations accommodate your guests in comfort, we can also direct you to delicious restaurants, places to rent tables and chairs, and quality photographers. This blog will help summarize what Sunset Beach can offer for your celebration. 

Wedding Venues

You may want to actually feel the sand between your toes as you say "I do", or instead, you prefer the ocean as a romantic backdrop. Every option awaits. 

Here are a few unique ideas in the Sunset Beach area: 

Silver Coast Winery Weddings | Sunset Vacations

The Silver Coast Winery 

"Boasting acres of breath taking landscapes and The Barrel Room offering the sounds of a peaceful waterfall, Silver Coast Winery is the picture perfect place to transport your guests to a wedding fairy tale come true. "

Read more about weddings at the Silver Coast Winery

Ingram Planetarium and the Museum of Coastal Carolina

Imagine wowing your guests with a simple wedding inside an actual Planetarium or Museum, complete with Aquarium! These facilities are available for rent, as are tables and chairs. 

Read more about events at the Planetarium & Museum

Brunswick Plantation Resort and Golf

"Brunswick Plantation offers the style, grace, elegance, and southern charm to make your special day unforgettable in the picture-perfect setting of your dreams."

Read more about a Brunswick Plantation wedding

The Sunset Inn

The Sunset Inn is a great choice for a small wedding. They have a wedding package for up to 10 guests which includes a minister, bouquet, and boutonniere, champagne for bride and groom, photographer and photos. You may choose to get married on the actual beach, or in the gazebo near the pier. 

Read more about a Sunset Inn wedding ceremony here. 

The Sunset Inn | Sunset Vacations


Did you know that Sunset Vacations has a super cool "Neighboring Homes" tool on our website? Using this tool, you can find homes that are close together, so your destination wedding can be everything you imagined. 

You can also map ALL properties (to see how close you will actually be staying to your future mother-in-law) by clicking on the "Map These Properties" button on this pageRemember, our best Sunset Beach rentals get snapped up very quickly. Start planning now to reserve our best, most beautiful properties for your special celebration. 


Here is a short list of services who can help you plan and execute your wedding. This list is far from complete! Sunset Beach and the surrounding area is rich with quality caterers, photographers, salons, and reception halls to suit your every need. 

Beachpeople Weddings & Photography

Meet David and Margo, who will travel to YOU, officiate your wedding, and serve as photographer as well. Absolute professionals - their website says it all! 

777 Portraits Sunset Beach

Offering all inclusive wedding packages starting at $299. 777 Portraits Sunset Beach family photography - serving Sunset Beach, and Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina.

Megan Masser Events

"Megan Masser Events is a full-service wedding planning and design company serving clients from Wilmington, NC to Charleston, SC and various destinations. We coordinate all aspects of your dream day, manage vendors, and design the space unique to your style."

Turtle Island Restaurant & Catering

Turtle Island is a great restaurant in Oak Island that offers full service catering (including heavy hor d'oeuvres or full menu services). Your needs are sure to be met. They also have all ABC permits. 

"To legally marry in North Carolina, the couple must purchase a marriage license before the ceremony. The license is valid only in North Carolina and can be purchased from any N.C. Register of Deeds' office. Once issued, the license is valid immediately and is good for 60 days after issuance. There is no waiting period." For more information on required documentation, you may call 910-253-2690 or visit rod.brunsco.net/marriages.html.

Wedding Guide | Sunset Vacations

NC's Brunswick Islands Wedding Guide

Want even more information about planning a wedding here? Check out the NC's Brunswick Islands Wedding Guide! It will give you a great start as you think about your future, all starting with a beautiful celebration here at the beach. 

Want to Get Married in Sunset Beach? We Can Help!

Make a plan! 

Celebrate your love, right here in Sunset Beach. It's the perfect place to get married, enjoy a girls trip, vacation with the guys, or simply hang out with the family. 

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