Envision your wedding taking place in the gardens of a beautiful bed and breakfast, a gazebo overlooking the hills of the Ozarks or at glass cathedral nestled in the woods. Make it happen at the wedding capital of the South, Eureka Springs Arkansas. From an intimate ceremony for two to a large wedding party of 300, Eureka Springs has a variety of places to say “I do” and create a beautiful memory to last a lifetime.
For a unique wedding at a Eureka Springs landmark, the grounds of The Great Passion Play have five locations to have a ceremony. Weddings can be performed at the entrance, the set of The Great Passion Play or underneath the Christ of the Ozarks statue that stands 67 feet tall. There is the beautiful, country church in the grove with stained glass windows or the Smith Memorial Chapel that also make for great spots. A staff minister from The Great Passion Play will officiate the vows. This landmark location makes for an unforgettable spot for you and your guests.
Eureka Springs Treehouses, Caves, Castles and Hobbits specializes in intimate weddings for the bride and groom and takes care of all the details making your wedding stress free and easy to plan. The bride and groom can choose from a variety of romantic packages with the rest of the day planned, right down to the rose petals leading to a romantic jacuzzi. There are also packages that include the bride and groom and up to 4 guests to help celebrate the festivities. Imagine spending the evening sleeping in a treehouse, a castle treehouse or a hobbit cave. Adventurous couples will have quite the experience in these fairytale settings.
If planning a wedding just isn’t your thing, let All About Love Weddings take care of everything at a reasonable price. For a “short, sweet and inexpensive” day, All About Love specializes in small weddings or elopements. Couples can request a ceremony in a gazebo overlooking the town, by Beaver Lake Dam or on the back of a trolley as it rides through the Historic District. Weddings start at just $50.00.
The Thorncrown Chapel with its 425 windows and over 6,000 square feet of glass sets the scene for a picturesque wedding in the woods. This glass cathedral overlooking the Ozark Mountains has a worship center where couples can wed right in front of a 50-foot glass window or in the chapel for a smaller party of up to 100 guests. A minister and chapel host are provided to help with all wedding day details. Prices range depending on day of the week and amount of guests attending.
With friends and family traveling in to town for the wedding, why not have them all stay at the same location as the wedding. A wedding at Arsenic and Old Lace bed and breakfast is stress free and customizable. The Innkeepers ensure that the bride and groom get exactly what they have dreamed of and take care of everything. From the minister to the flower bouquets, right down to the champagne flutes and sparkling cider, no detail goes overlooked. Weddings can be performed in the garden in the Victorian parlor or on the wrap around veranda. No matter what your vision is for this special day, let Eureka Springs be the background for all the special memories your wedding day will create.
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