Just because you want a small wedding, it doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice style. Eureka Springs, Arkansas is “The Wedding Capital of the South” and the perfect spot for your small wedding or elopement. This Ozark Mountain town is recognized by America in Bloom, The National Trust for Historic Preservation and American Style Magazine as one of the most beautiful and well-preserved places in America. This makes this quaint, Victorian town the most beautiful backdrop for your intimate destination wedding.
Top 5 Small Wedding Sites
Eureka Springs has many unique wedding sites. Here are the top five small wedding locations in Eureka Springs.
1.) The Tiny Tree Top Wedding
A tree-top ceremony and reception can be accommodated by one of the hotel’s Crescent Cottages. These uniquely designed structures are built right into the Ozark hillside thereby putting each one of the cottages’ expansive wrap-around decks literally into the treetops. This more intimate wedding venue is perfect for a maximum of 20 guests. The two-bedroom cottage with a full kitchen, living room and two bathrooms is perfect for wedding party lodging.
2.) Surrounded by Nature
Since 1980, Arkansas Wedding couples have come from all over the world to get married at Thorncrown Chapel. This beautiful glass cathedral in the woods is surrounded by beautiful natural rock formations and a canopy of trees. Thorncrown Chapel provides an unforgettable setting for your wedding ceremony.
3.) Ozark Elopement with a View
Short, sweet & inexpensive wedding ceremonies for cost conscious lovers at outdoor locations like a gazebo on a hill overlooking Victorian part of town starting at just $50, or a private gazebo in shaded trees with music, or a cozy Victorian drawing room/chapel with a few of your friends. All About Love will help you create your own special wedding package with cake, photographer, reception, luxurious lodging and more at a budget price.
4.) Victorian Bed and Breakfast Wedding
Generations for years have enjoyed the delightful parlor of Angel at Rose Hall, where weddings are made special by soothing candlelight, antique furnishings, and a staircase perfect for that grand entrance. Or, perhaps beautiful outdoor garden is what suits your fancy. This Victorian Bed and Breakfast will help you with your romanic small wedding.
5.) A Charming Chapel Wedding
If you are looking for a small, Christian wedding, consider the Great Passion Play‘s Church in the Grove. This charming country church is just the perfect spot to tie the knot. A Great Passion Play Staff Minister will officiate your wedding ceremony, making your special day personable and warm, blessed and memorable.
Eureka Springs is like no other place on earth. Recognized as a Top 25 Arts Destination by American Style Magazine, Eureka Springs’ creative community includes wedding photographers, wedding flower designers, hairstylists, makeup artists and other wedding professionals. Explore EurekaSprings.com to locate wedding professionals for your wedding cake, flowers, photos, videos, spa, salon, entertainment, apparel, transportation and more. For unique wedding gifts, plan on registering for local art at some of the unique shops in Eureka.