Eureka Springs is also the "Wedding Capitol" of the mid-south, performing more than 4,000 weddings each year. With no blood tests or waiting period, marriage licenses may be purchased at the Carroll County Court House in Eureka Springs. Contact the County Clerk for more information at 479-253-8646.
No wedding is complete without capturing those special moments in pictures. We recommend BeGun Photography as your local photographer. Visit her website to see some of her work and to find out about her unique approach to photography.
Lodging is also VERY important and with elegant cabins and cottages, historic hotels and quaint Bed & Breakfasts as well as modern hotels, you can be sure to find the right lodging for the perfect honeymoon. For you romantic couples we recommend the following two cottages:
Blue Water Bungalow
Enjoy romance by the lake at Blue Water Bungalow. Located on the shores of Table Rock Lake, just 10 minutes from the historic district of Eureka Springs. Great view of the lake and hills, and has a large 6 foot jacuzzi for 2 inside. Visit the website for lots of photos, prices and more info. www.BlueWaterBungalow.com.
The Abernathy Guest Cottage
Experience luxury at history's doorstep! The Abernathy Guest Cottage is owned by one of Arkansas' most sought after interior decorator and designer, Shirley Cantrell. The cottage is located on a dead end street and though it's close to downtown it is still secluded and very quiet, as well as beautifully comfortable! Check it out at www.TheAbernathyGuesthouse.com.
Thorncrown Chapel is a Must See attraction while you're visiting Eureka Springs, so be sure to ride the trolley out to see it or drive out on your own, but don't miss it. There is no admission, but they do request a donation of any amount. Find out more and see more photos at www.Thorncrown.com.
Be sure to check out our inclusive
Vacation Packages for great wedding, honeymoon, romantic getaway, family vacation or outdoor adventure package. Keep in mind that we will also design a "package" specifically for you, to meet your desires and budget! Just call or email us and we'll help you plan a perfect trip!
For bus groups, church groups, military reunions and clubs and organizations, please visit our tour company website at;
Joe Gunnels Tours is the oldest, longest operating tour company in Eureka Springs, and they have helped literally thousands of groups with their entire tour packages. Including rooms, meals, tickets, attractions, local tours and transportation needs. They have also been in business in Branson, Missouri since 1989, and can help you and your groups there just as well.
As a 4th generation native of the Eureka Springs and Branson area, Joe, is an expert when it comes to knowing the area and the businesses in the area as well. Let his knowledge and expertise benefit you on your next trip to the Ozarks!