Consider saying “I do” to Ocala/Marion County when planning your big wedding day.
You’ve found your person, you’ve made it official, and now all you need is a location to celebrate. Nestled in the heart of Florida, this charming county offers a convenient location, stunning natural beauty, affordable venues and hotels, and a wealth of wedding services to make your special day truly magical.
Why Choose Ocala/Marion County for Your Wedding?
Ocala/Marion County is conveniently located in north-central Florida, making it easily accessible from major cities across the state. Whether your guests are coming from Sarasota, Jacksonville, Tampa/St. Pete, Daytona, Gainesville, Orlando, or even Tallahassee, getting here is a short drive away. We also have several regional and international airports nearby making it just as easy for your out-of-town guests to get here for all the festivities.
The area's picturesque landscapes serve as the perfect backdrop for your wedding. Imagine exchanging vows surrounded by serene blue skies, lush greenery, and crystal-clear waters. Ocala/Marion County offers a natural beauty that will leave you and your guests in awe.
When planning your dream wedding, every detail matters and your vision is our passion. Our dedicated team offers a range of services, helping you save time and put your mind at ease. From florists to photographers, there are talented professionals ready to turn your wedding-day vision into a wedding-day reality.
Whether you're planning an intimate elopement or a grand banquet, our world-class wedding venues can accommodate various audience sizes, from 400 to over 4,000 guests. Rest assured, the quality of your wedding experience will be unmatched. From barns to banquet halls, small wedding venues to ballrooms and museums and even the perfect outdoor wedding venue — we’ve truly got you covered with wedding event spaces of every shape and size to host your most memorable occasion.
Extend the invitation to your wedding party and guests. Ocala/Marion County offers unique overnight stays, from luxury hotels to cozy bed & breakfast inns, ensuring a comfortable and memorable visit. Many of our local lodgings over convenient wedding room blocks for your guests to ensure they have an enjoyable stay.
Something for Every Budget
Finding the right accommodations and venue to suit your needs and budget is effortless here. We offer a wide range of options to make your wedding planning stress-free.
Picturesque Photo Opportunities
Capture your memories against the backdrop of stunning locations. Whether you're capturing engagement photos, wedding portraits, or celebrating a milestone in your love story, Ocala/Marion County's waterfronts, parks, and gardens offer the perfect setting.
Top Wedding Venues in Ocala/Marion County
- Barn at Bellemoor
- Circle Square Cultural Center
- College of Central Florida
- Doe Lake Recreation Area
- Enchanted Oaks Farm and Lakehouse
- Golden Ocala Golf and Equestrian Club
- Hampton Beach
- Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Ocala Conference Center
- Hilton Ocala
- Horseshoe Lake Park and Retreat
- Juliette Falls
- Licciardello Farms
- Majestic Oaks Ocala
- Noma Gallery
- Protea Weddings and Events
- Silver Springs State Park
- Southeastern Livestock Pavilion
- Stone Creek Golf Club
- The Brick City Center for the Arts
- The Crown Hall
- The Crystal Ballroom Ocala
- The Griffin Ranch
- The Keep Downtown
- The Rainbow Rivers Club
- The Retreat at Silver Springs
- World Equestrian Center
Catering and Food
- American Sunday Plate Catering
- Blue Highway
- Brick City Catering
- Brooklyn's Backyard
- Eaton’s Beach Florisiana Cuisine Restaurant
- Golden Hills Bar & Grille
- Let’s Eat Fresh Commissary Kitchen & Catering
- Magnolia Bakery
Ocala/Marion County is not just a location; it's an experience. Let the natural beauty, convenient accessibility, and exceptional venues, vendors, and services capture the magic of your love. Start planning your unforgettable day in Ocala/Marion County today!