11th & 12th Excellence Awards Earned!

David and Margo Sears, co-owners and operators of Beachpeople Weddings, are pleased to announce being 2018 ­recipients of more  service excellence Awards in the wedding industry.  This brings their grand total of prestigious awards to 12 since 2013. What...

Friend or Professional for Photos?

Either let a friend or relative shoot your wedding, or a hire a recommended professional shooter. There are pros and cons to either choice, plus some important points you may not thought of yet: PRO - FRIEND: Free or cheap Friend gets a favor: he can give...

Why We Love LGBT Weddings!

LGBT couples always bring high energy, super happy, laughing guests and family Couples are always crazy-in-love, romantic, goo-goo eyed lovebirds with each other - especially elopers The energy always feels intensely bubbly and FUN! The couple...

Professional or Friend Officiant?

Thinking about a friend officiating for you? Then you are putting your loved one in a high-pressure, complex, and highly legal position of VERY BIG responsibility … with only ONE shot at it.  And you don’t get that special moment back.  On the surface, it...

Rain, Weather & Midday Heat Advice

Good news–Less than 1% of our 1,500+ beach weddings were altered due to rain! Besides being “charmed” here’s why: For the coastline area between Wilmington NC and Myrtle Beach SC, the weather is relatively stable and dry. Rain is very brief, real storms...

Dressing Your Best Advice!

Please enjoy this advice for best wedding photos possible! Wear colorful clothes, or least put the groom and family in colorful clothes. The background beach colors are DULL--white, silver, beige, blue, grey and white. You need contrast. Choose colorful flowers too......

Hair & Wind Advice

GREAT ADVICE FROM 1550+ beach weddings experience ~  Margo cannot emphasize this enough... Nothing ruins your wedding photos like hair / bangs of a bride (or the daughter or mom or a bridesmaid) flapping loose, unpinned, unsprayed in your eyes and mouth due to wind...

Easy Steps for a Beach Wedding

An NC or SC beach is an amazing place for your special day…wilderness with amazing power, grace and beauty. So how do you throw a beach wedding? What do you do first?  Do you need a permit? What about weather? What about chairs, arbor, music, minister, catering or...

Myrtle Beach Prohibits Most Beach Weddings

The laws of the City of Myrtle Beach, SC prohibit commercial beach weddings within city limits -- see details here online (scroll down on link): www.cityofmyrtlebeach.com/faq.html. They offer 1 exception--its allowed above the high tide line at a few older oceanfront...

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