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Weddings in Norfolk, VA

Everything you need to know about planning a wedding in Norfolk

Saying "I do" in Norfolk? You've picked the perfect city! From venues overlooking the Elizabeth River and private ceremonies aboard a sailing ship (the American Rover) or intimate vow exchanges amongst the flowers at the Hermitage Museum and Gardens, Norfolk is the perfect dreamy destination to say "I do" in.

Our staff is here to help you book hotel room blocks, advise on the best modes of transportation and provide you recommendations when needed. Email a VisitNorfolk staff member today or fill out our complimentary service form which will help couples plan a local or destination wedding in Norfolk. 

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Wedding Packages

Spirit of Norfolk

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Micro Wedding Package

The Spirit of Norfolk offers several package to being the next stage of your love story.  From a ceremony for two, a private yacht wedding for 35 guests or a “micro wedding” on the water. Choose from a variety of our fleet micro wedding packages to our local all-inclusive packages. 

2021 Norfolk Weddings Package

Your dream wedding deserves a venue to match! Imagine the perfect ceremony or reception aboard one of our vessels. With our savvy specialists, flexible packages and picture-perfect views, we bring together all the details to fulfill your unique vision.  Choose between our two ships the Spirit of Norfolk and the Virginia Elite

Norfolk Waterside Marriott 

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After completing demanding coursework, each Marriott Certified Wedding Planner is qualified to coordinate weddings of all types, including ethnic and military weddings. Relying on experience, training, tradition and old-fashioned intuition, their wedding planners can help you determine an overall vision for your wedding and help you execute each detail. That includes setting an event budget, deciding on a menu, arranging table settings, and finding florists, photographers, a band and other entertainment for the big day.

Winter Perks Package

Save up to $1,500 on your event space rental when you have a planner booked for your wedding. Must have signed contract May 28, 2021. Check for available dates in 2021 and 2022. 

Winter Wedding Package

A food and Beverage minimum of 5,000.

For Your Guests

Norfolk's mid-Atlantic location allows for out of town guests to access our city easily. With an international airport just minutes away from downtown and an Amtrak and Greyhound Bus station in the city center, traveling to our destination is extremely convenient. Below you will find a list of things to do while your guests are in town and our favorite brunch spots for that post-wedding meal together. Happy celebrating!

Getting Here

Centrally located along the mid-Atlantic coast, with easy access from Norfolk...

Things to Do

There’s plenty to do after the workday is done. Norfolk is host to a number of...

Best Brunch Spots in Norfolk

Nothing beats a delicious brunch post wedding night! Here are our favorite brunch...