about us | elope to gatlinburg tn

Wouldn’t it be amazing if you could get married, have stunning photographs that are the envy of Instagram, and not have to lift a finger???

Let me tell you, we aren’t just any old thrown together elopement planning service! Our coordinator plans out everything from a photographer’s perspective so your day has Pinterest worthy images.

Effortless Elopements is a Smoky Mountain Tennessee based company focused on making your wedding dreams comes true. From the perfect location, to amazing pictures, we have you covered!

We plan your perfect elopement from start to finish, whether you want a family friendly ceremony in your Gatlinburg cabin rental or an intimate ceremony with a Smoky Mountain backdrop during your Gatlinburg vacation. It’s all about you and your personality as a couple. Your love story is totally unique to you; why shouldn’t your elopement be?

All of our professionals from photographer, to minister, and decorator will work with you to bring your Smoky Mountain wedding vision to life. Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains have so much to offer and we can’t wait to make this special place part of your wedding.

Ditch the the wedding chapels in Gatlinburg and embrace the beauty of our mountains, creeks, waterfalls, and fields.

You can sit back, and sip a latte while we arrange everything for your perfect Gatlinburg wedding: a great officiant, an amazing photographer, and your perfect Smoky Mountain location. It can be as simple as you and your loved one in a field , or as elaborate as a mountain top ceremony with a stunning arch covered in amazing greenery.

Did you know that having your destination wedding in Gatlinburg is the second most popular location in the USA! Smoky Mountain destination weddings are so beautiful, and so peaceful that they’re second in popularity only to Las Vegas.

When booking with us, you aren’t just getting sent whatever professionals happen to be available. Our officiants are hand picked, genuine people we’ve worked with personally, and our photographer is Alisha Bacon, an award winning photographer in Gatlinburg TN.

We are so excited to chat with you and be a part of your big day. Because who wouldn’t want their Elopement to be effortless?

the process

  • Choose your ideal Gatlinburg wedding date

  • Pick the Smoky Mountain elopement location that makes your heart happy

  • Select your all-inclusive Gatlinburg wedding package

  • Share your dream elopement vision with us

  • Show up and get hitched!

    It’s that simple, ya’ll. You get your ideal Smoky Mountain wedding, swoon worthy pictures, and NONE of the stress. Wedding planning doesn’t get much better than this! Have a Pinterest board? Show us!


Plan Your Day | Smoky Mountain Micro Wedding

No matter what kind of Gatlinburg TN Elopement you’re looking for, we have you covered! Do you want an easy-going ceremony right at your cabin? We can make that happen, officiant, professional photographer and all. A ceremony surrounded by the beauty of the Smoky Mountains? We are authorized to to perform and shoot inside the Smoky Mountain National Park and can arrange everything, including permits so you can sit back and enjoy getting married in our gorgeous mountains. Seriously, we believe in keeping your life simple and your wedding day amazing.

Custom Ceremony | Pigeon Forge Elopements

We will book you an amazing Gatlinburg officiant who will work with you to create custom vows, if desired, in a ceremony just for you. Your love is grand and all about the two of you; so your vows should be too!

Location is also a HUGE part of making your day! It can be your quaint cabin, a waterfall, or beautiful mountains .The sky really is the limit in Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, and The Smoky Mountain National Park. Many of our packages come with your choice of a beautiful archway to frame and highlight you and your love during your ceremony and formal portraits. You’re gonna look amazing surrounded by the beauty our mountains and streams.

STUNNING Photography | Elopement in Gatlinburg

Our Photographer, Alisha Bacon Photography- Premier Gatlinburg Photographer, is a huge part of our planning process so that everything looks amazing from a photography standpoint. We want you to walk away the envy of Instagram, and with images stunning enough to be on Pinterest. You’ll have amazing images to hang on your wall, and show your children and grandchildren in the many years of wedded bliss to come.


CONTACT US | Galinburg Elopement Service

We absolutely cannot wait to help you plan your special day in the Smoky Mountains. Drop us a line and we promise a prompt answer within 24-48 hours, because who likes waiting???

Your Gatlinburg Elopement is incredibly important to us, so we promise to invest our time and attention to your every question.