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Welcome To The Port Gamble Blog!

We're not experts, but we've been to a wedding or two. We'd like to help any and all future brides and grooms.

On our blog we talk about anything and everything wedding, we want to help create your perfect day! So grab something to drink or munch on and we'll see you in the blog posts!

You can start by going through the categories, searching for any blog post, or just browse through our most recent posts below!

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Winter Weddings & Why Couples Love Them

What comes to mind when you think of winter? For me it’s Christmas time, cozy blankets, and being surrounded by your friends and family making memories and eating great food. So what better season to choose for one of the most special days of your life!? Weddings are all about being surrounded by your family […]

Micro Weddings: How Smaller Weddings Can Be More Rewarding

With the newest round of government mandates released here in Washington comes the ability to have small weddings and receptions again! While the smaller guest count still isn’t what most would imagine on their wedding day, there are some positives to keeping your special day on the smaller side. – You can spend more quality […]

Getting to Know Essence of the Thymes Catering

Here in Port Gamble, we have had the privilege to work with some amazing catering companies! Essence of the Thymes is one of those companies, so we would love for you to get to know them just as we have. That is why this week they are in our vendor spotlight! Gina Omalanz, owner of […]

Vendor Spotlight: Elegant Affairs Wedding Planning & Event Design

One of the more popular questions we get asked is “Should I hire a wedding planner?”, and while the the need for a planner usually varies for each individual event, the answer I always give as a venue coordinator is that it is definitely something worth looking into! Whether you hire a wedding coordinator for […]

Our Favorite Wedding Day Moments

Your wedding day is filled with so many amazing moments, both big and small. No matter the size, every moment on your big day is something to cherish. Here are some of our favorite wedding day moments! 1. The First Look 2. Saying ‘I do’ 3. The First Dance 4. The Bouquet and Garter Toss! […]

Vendor Spotlight: Diamond Custom Floral

This week’s vendor spotlight is all about one of our preferred florists, Diamond Custom Floral! “Diamond Custom Floral is a studio-based floral design company located on Bainbridge Island with services extending to the Greater Seattle Area and Kitsap County. Bernadette, a graduate of The Floral Design Institute of Portland, Oregon, truly loves the creativity involved […]

Fall in Love With Autumn Weddings

With every season comes an opportunity to have a unique wedding. If you’re not completely sold on having a wedding during the summer season, consider the fall. Aside from the obvious things that we love about fall like the cooler weather and pumpkin flavored everything, here are a few things we love about autumn weddings […]

Happy Mother’s Day!

To celebrate Mother’s Day, this week’s blog post is all about the moms. We wanted to share some of the special moments that have been shared between our couples and their mothers on their special day. Happy Mother’s Day from the staff here at Port Gamble!

Our Favorite Photo Spots!

Wedding photos capture the happiest moments from your special day. Fortunately, the whole town of Port Gamble offers picturesque backdrops for these important memories. Whether you’re planning on getting married in the church or on the waterfront, photo options are endless. Here are some of our favorite spots around town where couples have captured their […]

Vendor Spotlight: Bubba’s Country Cue

This week the spotlight is on Bubba’s Country Cue! Bubba’s will bring to you the best BBQ the South has to offer. From the Carolinas, known for their Pulled Pork, to Tennessee, best known for their Chicken and Ribs, to Texas, best known for their BBQ Beef, among the favorite is the Brisket. Bubba’s also […]