Why Marry in Maine
Why Bring Your Wedding to Maine?
First comes love, then comes wedding planning. Whether you’re searching for a dreamy, destination local or you’re a Mainer looking for the right aesthetic fit—Greater Portland is perfect for whatever your wedding dreams are made of.
First comes love, then comes wedding planning
It’s not just weddings either…
There’s a lot that leads-up and follows saying ‘I do.’ Bring your bachelor/ette parties, showers, or honeymoon to Maine. There’s a little something for everyone—your guests will be impressed by our world-class art/culture scene, cruises and tours, and our locally-made coffee, beer/wine, spirits, mocktails and more. Our put our heart into everything we do, so you can trust we’ll take care of your family and friends while they have a blast at your pre/post wedding celebration.
Explore our stunning seaside, from rocky coast to sandy shores. Make our larger-than-life lighthouses the backdrop for your big day and sample seafood fresh from the bay. Everything from rustic elegance to downtown chic is all at your fingertips when you Marry in Maine.
Casco Bay Views, Photo Credit: Peter G. Morneau
How We Can Help
Planning a wedding requires moving parts and multi-tasking. Visit Portland’s Marry in Maine campaign connects couples and wedding planners with vetted vendors, facilities, and accommodations completely free of cost—to take some pressure off by recommending talented Maine services to elevate your event. One call and we can help coordinate it all.
10 Reasons to Marry in Maine
There’s no shortage of things to love about Maine, from sprawling coast to picturesque towns. If you’re starting to plan your dream wedding, keep reading for 10 reasons to bring your destination wedding to Greater Portland, Maine!
Still on the fence about getting hitched in Maine? Let’s see what the buzz is about from travel writers, influencers, and media professionals. Romance is in the air in Greater Portland from being named one of “the Best Spots in the USA for a Cinematic Proposal” by Booking.com to being recognized by Booking.com as one of “6 Romantic Winter Getaways in Northern New England”
Embracing Each Season
New England is fortunate to have four seasons that bring their its own distinct pleasures: the new growth and brilliant floral hues of spring, summer’s salty sea breezes, crisp autumn days, and winter’s frosty elegance.
Getting Here / Air Lift
Family + friends spread across the globe? If you’re thinking about getting everyone together for the big day, with Greater Portland’s easy access to major highways and major east coast cities before mere hours away, it’s easier than ever to get into the region by whatever mode of transportation you and your guests feel most comfortable – whether that means by car, bus, train, or air.
Wedding Planning FAQ
There’s no shortage of things to love about Maine, from the sprawling coastlines to picturesque towns. If you’re starting to plan your dream wedding, keep reading for 10 reasons to bring your destination wedding to Greater Portland, Maine!
Glimpse the magic of a winter wonderland wedding in Greater Portland, Maine through the eyes of the happy couple.
Newlyweds detail their experience planning the perfect island wedding in Greater Portland, Maine from across the country in Colorado.
Newlyweds detail their experience planning the perfect Maine lighthouse wedding in Greater Portland, Maine.
Lobster lovers will rejoice at this seafood wedding feast in Greater Portland, Maine told through the eyes of the happy couple.
Couple takes us through the planning process for their rustic and elegant barn wedding in Greater Portland, Maine.
On the Blog
Now’s the time to start thinking about your spring break plans. With the weather about to warm-up, before you know it Spring will be here.
If you are a motorcoarch tour operator creating an itinerary for the Northeast, extend your tour to Maine for 3,000 miles of rocky coast, world-class food + drink, and bucketlist attractions.
Get Married in Maine!
Planning a Destination Wedding in Maine? It’s easy to plan a successful event while you are in Maine. Have every detail of your event taken care of by local consultants with experience in organizing, logistics and hosting.