preferred

THE

vendors

of Auburn & Opelika Alabama

*Please Note*: None of these vendors have paid or asked to be on this list. These vendors earned their spot by giving an extraordinary experience alone. We hope that this list helps on your wedding vendor search! 

Florist

Frou Frou INc.

Frou Frou has been privileged to participate in some of the area’s most fabulous weddings, corporate events, bridal showers, birthday and holiday parties.

Morgan Martin Inspired

Morgan Martin Inspired is a Floral Design and Rental company! We customize every detail of your event to make your special day unique and beautiful.

Wildflower MJ

Our joy is in amplifying the joy of our brides and grooms and their guests, through floral and botanical art.

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

When considering florals, going big on your bouquet really adds an element of elegance to your bridal and couples portraits on your wedding day!

Bridal Boutique

Build-a-bride Auburn

Build your dream wedding dress by first selecting your basic silhouette and then adding one of our many add ons. The possibilities are endless.

Mcclendon bridal

We have especially designed our space for you to welcome several guests. Our beautiful suites include a large private dressing room and comfortable area for your guests to experience your wow moment.

Bella couture

Birmingham's premier and most unique bridal experience. Colleen has a passion for the bridal industry and helping every bride for their special day. 

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

Make sure that the experience you have shopping for the one is an unforgettable experience! It will set up the whole wedding planning process on the right foot! 

Hair & Makeup

Kara Pettit

Kara Pettit loves serving her brides with the perfect hair and flawless makeup look. Her goal is for you to feel confident in your look on your wedding day!

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

Be sure to have a hair and makeup artist that makes you feel AMAZING!! You will love your photos that much more!

Beauty & Spa

Tanology

Tanology is the premier spray tanning and beauty bar company. All of their solutions are all natural & anti-aging.

Auburn medaesthetics

Patients benefit from quick visits that are by appointment only—no waiting room, no running into other patients. From the moment you walk in the door, every second during your visit at Auburn MedAesthetics will be spent with either Nancy or Searcy.

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

Starting about a month before your wedding start treating yourself to some self love. Get a tan, a mani/pedi, and micro blade those brows! You deserve it boo!

Planners

Make it Perfect Events

We will be sure to make planning your wedding or event the best experience by making your every want, need, or wish come to life.

Magnolia Weddings

Every detail matters and the way the are artfully pieced together truly determines the end result. We will assist in designing, organizing, and executing your event, while making sure your style and personality shine through.

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

Having a wedding planner will make the entire process of planning the wedding so much easier! They go through this process dozens of time each year and know exactly what you need and what you don't!

Boudoir

Boudoir by Love + Legacy

Give yourself the gift of an empowering, elegant and tasteful boudoir session that you'll cherish for the rest fo your life.

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

Give your fiancé a gift that neither of you will ever forget!

Video

Love + Legacy Studios

Let us capture your day and retell your story every time you hit play.

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

A wedding film should entice emotion from you and each time you watch the film you should be able to fully relive the wedding day as it happened. 

Mens Wear

The Locker Room

Our goal is to create a relaxed – fun and easy shopping experience.We want to help you dress well – for the boardroom or the beach – the links or the lake – weekday to weekend. With great people – great service and the best merchandise.

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

This one is overlooked sometimes. But throw your future hubby a bone on this one. Let him go have an experience finding a suit/tux that makes him feel like Tony Stark!

Jewelers

Swanson diamond center

Our mission has always been a tradition of trust, high ethical standards, knowledge of our jewelry products and services, fair pricing and value to our customers.

jewelry by design

At JBD, everything is held to exceptional standards. Jewelry By Design is the only jeweler in the Auburn-Opelika area that creates your custom pieces in-house from start to finish.

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

The details are what makes each picture unique. Engrave something unique on the inside of your wedding rings.

Calligrapher

Haint Blue Collective

Frou Frou has been privileged to participate in some of the area’s most fabulous weddings, corporate events, bridal showers, birthday and holiday parties.

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

When it comes to your invites and save-the-dates, nothing is more personal than having a calligrapher create beautiful custom artwork for you. 

DJ's & Bands

well dunn entertainment

After dozens of weddings under our belts, Brandon and his team are by for the best in the business! Check them out to level up your reception!

Iron City Strings

With more than 10 years of experience providing music for weddings and events, we know how to help you plan and deliver the perfect music before, during, and after your wedding or special event.

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

Whether your style is more elegant and refined or you'd rather turn it up to 11 and jam out to some good tunes, the right musician/dj will make your wedding day so much less stressful. (Trust Me)

Caterers

Christines Unlimited

ursulas catering

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

Be sure to carve out 30 minutes during the reception for you and your new hubby to have some alone time to eat together. 

Bakeries

Sweet As Cakes

Cakes and desserts to make your day extra special, let me design the perfect cake for you. All natural ingredients, everything made from scratch.

cakeitecture bakery

Baking and decorating mixed with architecture and construction may sound like a strange combination but this collective experience combines well and makes for Great Cakes!

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

When cutting the cake, make sure that you get enough to slam it into each other's faces really good! 

Venues

Heritage House

A perfect little space in downtown Opelika for a small and intimate wedding ceremony. This place is super unique to the area and the most elegant backdrop for your wedding.

Auburn Oaks

Our ceremonial green space sits by one of many ponds giving you the perfect back-drop for a wedding ceremony or outdoor reception.

21 Acres

Our venue can be reserved for weddings, receptions, as well as any other personal or professional events.

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

Check out our full list of Top Venues in the area!

Lodging

Auburn University Hotel

Grand National

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

Out of town guests might cause some stress for some brides, so be sure to reserve plenty of rooms at a hotel so your guests can stay the night before the wedding as well!

Rehearsals

Acre

Acre is a delightful anachronism -- a restaurant with sophisticated charm and repurposed architectural details serving stylishly modern food with roots deep in Southern soil.

Hamilton's

Hamilton's offers an intimate and casual, neighborhood atmosphere that has made it a destination in historic downtown Auburn, one block from Toomer's Corner.

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

Having your photographer come to the rehearsal allows for them to be in on how the ceremony happens. This is especially important if your ceremony is going to incorporate several moments that you want captured.

Food Trucks

Sword and skillet

The Dam Taco Truck

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

Make sure that you schedule time for your photographers to eat. We get hungry too. :)

Beverages

Cerulean Wine Bar

Wine bar and small event space coming to midtown in Auburn Alabama in 2021

B&B Beverage

B&B Beverage Management is a food and beverage management company comprised of hospitality solutions for weddings, tailgates, festivals, sporting events, and more.

Wedding photographer's pro tip:

Let loose and have some fun!