California and Colorado Elopements

How to apply for a wedding permit in California

Do you need a permit to get married on the beach in California? In most cases, yes you do. Most beaches in California are under state governance and require a permit for weddings of any size. Ditto the situation for California state parks--almost all of which do require a permit…

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What to Wear for a Winter Elopement in Colorado

Everything you need to know about what to wear for an outdoor elopement in the Colorado snow Full disclosure if I sound a little whiny with this post. Here's the thing: I've lived in Colorado since 1995 and prior to that, I lived in Vermont. So, I know snow. I…

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How to Choose the Best Date for an Elopement

Choosing the Best Date to Elope (for you!) You've found each other; the question has been popped; and the decision to go small for your wedding has been reached. Even your families are supportive of the two of you eloping or having a micro-wedding. Phew! The hard part's over. Not…

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When an Elopement at Sapphire Point Overlook isn’t the Best Idea

Sapphire Point elopements are beautiful When you Google "the best places to elope in Colorado," it's inevitable that you're going to discover Sapphire Point Overlook in Breckenridge at the top of the list. At first glance, you can see why Sapphire Point is so popular: the site is gorgeous, is…

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Questions we get about Eloping in Colorado in Winter

Eloping in the winter in Colorado is very different than a summer elopement We work with lots of couples that prefer to elope in the snow in Colorado. Blue Sky Elopements' owners Maureen (that's me!) and Jeremy were married on a snowy December evening back in 2007 so there's a…

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