Planning a destination wedding? Look no further than the great state of Maine! A long time celebration choice for local and out-of-state couples alike, Maine offers the very best when it comes to venues, vendors and all around beauty. Here are the top reasons why you should choose Maine for your New England nuptials:

The Scenery

Beautiful views are a must for any rustic wedding. In Maine you’ll find all the beauty New England has to offer in one location: thick forested mountains, peaceful lakes, rocky coastline, sandy beaches and rolling farm land.

Vacationland Year Round

Transform your wedding weekend into a fun getaway for all. In Maine there is fun to be had all year long. In the summer, classic pastimes like swimming, hiking, camping, sailing and of course–lobster eating can be enjoyed inland or on the coast. Autumn brings gorgeous foliage and dozens of county fairs. When the temperatures drop the state becomes a winter wonderland with accessible ski mountains.

The Local Wedding Industry

When you select Maine as your wedding destination, you open the door to an incredible network of talented wedding professionals. This tight knit community of photographers, wedding planners, floral designers, event rental companies, caterers and more offer top notch services and personalized attention at the highest level of excellence.

Location, location, location!

Sharing a border with New Hampshire and Massachusetts, Maine is just a skip away from major East Coast cities. This makes distance planning easy on out of state couples. As far as guest transportation goes, long distance transportation is a breeze with Portland International Jetport and the state’s Amtrak Downeaster.

Honeymoon Bliss

Relax and stay awhile! Maine’s vast array of accommodations and activities makes it the ideal destination for honeymooners. Cozy cabin retreats, luxe seaside resorts, posh accommodations in foodie cities like Portland and Augusta are just a few of the many options you can enjoy without catching a flight.