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Beach Wedding Info

BeachSullivan’s Island boasts beautiful coastlines that many seek to be the backdrop for their special day. A request to hold a wedding ceremony on the beach must be made in writing. Email requests may be sent to potto@sullivansisland.sc.gov The written request must include the following information:

  • Name, address and telephone number of bride and groom
  • Name, address and telephone number of wedding officiant
  • Date, time and desired location of the ceremony
  • Estimated duration of ceremony
  • Estimated number of guests
  • Any special requirements

 

There are several requirements of beach weddings by the Town which should be noted when planning your ceremony:

  • Guests should observe designated public parking areas
  • Beach access is allowed via designated beach paths or property owner paths
  • No vehicles or golf cars are permitted on the beach or beach path at any time
  • Ceremonies may not be conducted within 100 feet of the dunes or turtle nesting areas
  • Sea oats may not be disturbed or destroyed
  • Bird seed or rice may not be distributed on the beach or beach paths
  • Sparklers and fireworks are prohibited
  • All dogs must have a license from Town Hall
  • All alcoholic beverages are prohibited on all streets, boardwalks and beaches
  • All commercial activity is prohibited on the beach (including vendors, photography and filming)
  • Structures are not permitted (including arbors and alters)
  • Privacy of the surrounding residents must be respected

Beach PathAll Town Ordinances may be viewed on the Town Codes and Ordinance page. For additional questions please call Town Hall at 843-883-3198 or visit us at 2056 Middle Street, Sullivan’s Island, SC 29482.

Please mail your written request to:

Town of Sullivan’s Island
Beach Wedding Request
PO Box 427
Sullivan's Island, SC 29482