GATHERINGS, WEDDINGS, EVENTS
Franklin County offers many picturesque locations to tie the knot--from historic churches, homes and parks in Apalachicola, to waterfront ceremonies on the stunning white sand beaches of St. George Island. The area offers photographers, florists, salons, caterers and rental companies to serve all your wedding related needs.

CATERERS
My Caterer
PO Box 362 Eastpoint 32328
info@mycaterer.biz
www.mycaterer.biz
850-899-0030

Loco Catering, LLC
114 North Bayshore Drive, Eastpoint
850-323-1312
psedmiston@fairpoint.net

The Owl Café
15 Avenue D, Apalachicola
850-653-9888
owlcafefl@yahoo.com

AJ's Neighborhood Bar & Grill
120 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Apalachicola
850-653-2571
tamirh@fairpoint.net

Tamara's Café
71 Market St., Apalachicola
850-653-4111
info@tamarascafe.com

PHOTOGRAPHERS
Lane Autrey Photography
32 Avenue D, Apalachicola
850-653-9770
laneautrey@gmail.com

Debbie Hooper Photography, JoeBay Aerials
404 Plantation Drive, Port St. Joe
850-229-1215
deb@joebay.com

BAKERIES
Dolores Sweet Shoppe
48 Avenue D, Apalachicola 32320
850-653-9081

FLORAL
Blinging Up Daisies
51 Market Street, Ste A, Apalachicola
(850) 899-1588
blingingupdaisies@gmail.com

PLANNING
Panache Tent & Event
106 Trade Circle West Suite F, Port St Joe
850-227-9574
info@panachetents.com

Bayside Weddings & Events
49 Avenue G, Apalachicola
850-653-1828
bayside@gtcom.net

Enjoy Apalachicola LLC
P O Box 10, Apalachicola
850-370-0463
enjoy32320@aol.com

LOCATIONS
The Apalachicola area offers many great locations for events and weddings. Pristine beaches, historic  churches or shady parks, a wedding couple can find the perfect location for their special day.


RECEPTION VENUES
Lafayette Park: City-owned park featuring beautiful views of the Apalachicola Bay featuring a large central gazebo. The park is lighted and has been used for many night weddings. To reserve call City Hall at (850) 653-9319.
Fort Coombs Armory: This historic armory, located on 4th Street and Avenue D, was built in the early 1900s. The facility is available for rent and can accommodate large receptions (850) 653-8277
15 Avenue E: Historic brick warehouse a block from the Apalachicola River featuring authentic wood work, hard wood flooring, high ceilings, exposed brick walls and picturesque views. Call to reserve (719) 660-7166
Camellia Hall: Located in the courtyard of the Coombs House Inn in the historic district. The hall can accommodate up to 100 guests and surroundings gardens and  period gazebo accommodates 50-60 additional guests (850) 653-9199.
Dixie Theatre: Originally built in 1913; this wonderful space can host approximately 150 people. (850) 653-3200
Gibson Inn: Victorian atmosphere with a large dining room plus separate private reception areas.  Accommodates small groups or up to 200 people. (850) 653-2193
Apalachicola River Inn: Both inside and outside spaces available on the beautiful Apalachicola River. (850) 653-8139
Bryant House: Intimate setting for small groups. 888-554-4376
Apalachicola Community Center: Located in Battery Park this modern structure can host up to 200 guests. (850) 653-9319
Buccaneer Inn: Large window-lined reception room that can host 75+ guests. Glass doors open out on to the courtyard and pool area. 800-847-2091
RiverCrest Lodge: Secluded location featuring wide verandas with large french doors, outdoor fireplace, prep kitchen.   (850) 370-0075
Riverfront Park: Outdoor venue on the Apalachicola River. (850) 653-9319
Water Street Hotel & Marina: Group meetings, weddings and retreats. Two large meeting rooms with a view of the beautiful Apalachicola River.  Wireless internet, audio visual assistance and catered food and beverage available. (888) 211-9239 

APALACHICOLA CHURCHES
First United Methodist Church: 75 5th Street. (850) 653-9530
First United Methodist Church:  46 9th Street. (850) 653-9530
First Baptist Church:  46 9th Street (850) 653-9540
First Pentacostal Holiness Church: 379 Brownsvlle Road (850) 653-9372
First Assembly of God: 267 Brownsville Road (850) 653-9046
Fellowship Baptist Church: 10 Ellis Van Vleet Street (850) 653-4200
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church: 233 Ninth Street (850) 653-2174
Holiness Church: 150 10th Street (850) 653-2201
Holy Family Church: 27 6th Streeet (850) 653-9543
Kingdom Hall of Jehova's Witnesses: 2501 Bluff Road (850) 653-8586
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints:  270 Prado (850) 653-8501
Living Waters Assembly of God: 1580 Bluff Road (850) 653-3321
New Life Church: 219 16th Street (850) 653-3824
St. Paul AME: 81 Avenue E (850) 653-9164
St. Patrick Catholic Church:  27 6th Street. (850) 653-9453
Trinity Episcopal Church: 79 6th Street. (850) 653-9550