Tampa Named One Of The Best Places To Get Married
The fall months in America are among the most popular for weddings. WalletHub released a report that details the best places to get married and Tampa ranked towards the top. “In order to assist with the planning process, we compared more than 180 U.S. cities to find the cheapest and most convenient wedding destinations that also promise a memorable day,” WalletHub explained, after detailing the average expenses of a wedding. To compile this ranking, WalletHub analyzed 26 different topics and assigned a point value to each. Average costs per market, number of wedding chapels, and potential venues were all among the data points gathered.
Tampa Finished 4th
Coming in slightly beneath Tulsa, Oklahoma, Tampa scored highly in Activities, Attractions, Facilities, and Services. Weather obviously was also a category that worked in Tampa’s favor.
Miami also made the top 1o here, finishing sixth overall. Miami scored the highest (#1) in the facilities and services topic. Furthermore, this study showed Miami has a great deal of bridal and flower shops per capita.
In total, this deep dive into the best cities in the country to hold a wedding itemized 182 locations. Florida was well represented throughout. In fact, Orlando was #1. Then, after Tampa and Miami, St. Petersburg finished at #32. Fort Lauderdale ranked 33. Jacksonville was #58. Tallahassee made the list at 72. Port St. Lucie ranked #85. Cape Coral was #90. Finally, Hialeah and Pembroke Pines were in the 100’s (117, 128, respectively), giving Florida 11 strong spots on this list.
Here Comes The Guide recently detailed eight unique wedding destination spots in Tampa that further highlight how it is one of the best places to get married in the country. ” Florida’s west coast has so much more to offer than just its renowned beaches,” they say. There are hotel, yacht, museum and beachside options to celebrate your big day.