Weddings on San Juan Island

San Juan Island is the canvas for the wedding you have always dreamed of.  Whether it’s the rustic and romantic outdoor wedding in the blooming fields of the Pelindaba Lavender Farm; the old-fashioned wedding in a historic chapel on the gentle slopes of the San Juan Vineyard; an intimate ceremony along the dramatic shores of the Whale Watch Park to everything in between, San Juan Island offers many spectacular and scenic matrimonial options.  While most lovers tie the knot on San Juan Island in the Summer, our rain-shadow-sheltered isle offers lovely, romantic, indoor and outdoor spaces to enter holy matrimony virtually year-round, plus the professionals, services and accommodations needed to make your big day a breeze. Come on up and see for yourself!

 

Event Planning

Katie and Michelle with San Juan Shindigs will work with you to create a magical and memorable event in the San Juan Islands, custom made just for you.  Their services range from full-service wedding planning to rentals from tableware, linens, décor, furniture and dance floors.  They offer several different plans so you can get the level of care that you need, knowing that your special day is in very capable hands.

 

Venues

In Friday Harbor – Brickworks

Beautifully renovated historic building in the heart of Friday Harbor, which hosts the Farmer’s Market, has a roomy commercial kitchen, outdoor plaza and stage. For weddings with up to 120 guests.

On a Farm – Pelindaba Lavender Farm

The rolling lavender fields of Pelindaba are the perfect setting for a large, outdoor wedding. Pelindaba can provide tents, chairs and everything lavender from bouquets to party favors.

On a Beach – Whale Watch Park

Get wed on the shores of Lime Kiln State Park, better known as the Whale Watch Park in the shade of a majestic madrona tree, by the historic light house, while the whales swim by.

On a Boat – Friday Harbor Cruises

Perfect for an intimate celebration with up to 10 guests, get married by Captain Greg aboard his classic Grand Banks trawler yacht, on the Salish Sea with snow covered Mt Baker as your backdrop.

 

Caterers

Friday Harbor’s cute Farm-to-Table restaurant COHO offers wedding and elopement catering for small to medium sized events on and off-site. Treat your party to the freshest, seasonal, local and organic fare, artfully presented and paired with the finest island made wines, brews and spirits.

For larger parties choose the fine Pacific Northwest Cuisine of Downriggers on Friday Harbor’s waterfront. Downriggers can accommodate up to 40 people in their private mezzanine, up to 150 in their stunning restaurant or up to 100 on their sunny patio with gorgeous view.

 

Cake

Let your cake steal the show (just a little bit) with help from Cakes by Felicitations. Whether traditional or whimsical, Felicity will create the most delicious, awe-inspiring cake you dream up.

 

Florists

Camas Design’s motto is “locally sourced happiness”, combining locally sourced floral materials with local artwork and beauty found in nature. Thinking about a driftwood centerpiece, besides your lush bridal bouquet? Erin will listen and help tell your story through flowers.

“The earth laughs in flowers”. Have Robin from Robin’s Nest make you laugh and smile with her talented floral designs, décor, textiles and magic.

 

Photographers

Let Sarah Parson’s unique eye for island beauty and tender moments flow through your wedding pictures.

Robert Harrison with his over a decade experience in wedding, portrait, commission and fine art photography, professionalism and keen eye as well as ear, is a highly sought-after lens man.

 

SPA

Rachael and her crew at the Spa at Earthbox will get you de-stressed, rejuvenated and absolutely gorgeous for the big day.  Get your and your girls’ nails done and bodies sugared. Relax in the soothing atmosphere of this adorable little spa with a massage, facial or body treatment.

 

Hotel Room Blocks

Conveniently located in downtown Friday Harbor, the Earthbox Inn & Spa with its exceptional customer service, 72 guest rooms, indoor heated pool, sauna, hot tub, exercise room and onsite spa, is the perfect base camp for you and your guests for whatever wedding you have planned.