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The Abaco Inn always feels honored by requests to host weddings and receptions. Call us and we can help you plan a memorable event (242.366.0133 / 1.800.468.8799).  The following includes tips we hope will be useful to you. Couples can arrive in the Bahamas on one day, and as long as the following day is a weekday and not a public holiday, they can obtain the license that following day. You must obtain your license from: The Government Administrator, Government Office, Marsh Harbour.

Required legal documents:

  • Original or notarized copy of your Birth Certificate
  • Parental consent if either of you are under the age of 18 (eighteen)
  • Sworn affidavits if you are single
  • Certified copy of a divorce or death certificate of deceased spouse if either party has been married previously.
  • BOTH parties must appear at the Administrator’s office to apply for the marriage license. There is a fee. Phone # 242.699.0000 or fax 242.699.0012,
  • Email administrator: prestoncunningham@bahamas.gov.bs.

In order to make things easier for you, below you will find some names and numbers of people we recommend to help your special day run smoother.

bahamas-photographersPHOTOGRAPHER:
Snap Shop – 242.367.3020
Abaco Photo’s – 242.367.0707
Abaco Weddings – 242.475.8846

 

bahamas-wedding-flowersFLOWERS:
Buds N’ Blooms – 242.367.2837

 

 

marriage-officers-vernonMARRIAGE OFFICERS:
Vernon Malone – 242.366.0037
Minister: Marie Neilly – 242.367.4647
New Vision Ministries – 242.367.3324

 

wedding-cakesWEDDING CAKES:
Kent LeBoutillier – 242.366.0256

 

 

imagesHAIR:
Monica Cook – 242.366.0052
Shear Dynamics – 242-367.3844
Snazzies Beauty Salon – 242.367.4781

 

music-entertainment-instrumentalMUSIC/ENTERTAINMENT: 
New Entry Band, Gully Roosters, Big Red (DJ)
Brown Tip, Jennifer Hudson(Ceremony), Local Vibe  
Shane Cash, Stone McEwan, Fire & the Goat Peppers, Suppa Time

 

images-1FOOD & BEVERAGE:
(US OF COURSE)!!
We will gladly discuss your menu requirements