The Chapel at Seaside’s primary purpose will always be to create a place of worship within Seaside. Over the years, it has also become a highly sought-after venue for destination weddings, remaining the only option on 30-A for a traditional church ceremony.
Awards & Accolades
We were named one of the South’s Most Beautiful Chapels by Southern Living magazine, received South Walton’s Best Wedding Venue – Diamond Level from 2017–2020, were a finalist for Southern Weddings’ Best of the South 2017 – Prettiest Chapel, and have a five-star rating on The Knot, the country’s most popular wedding planning resource.
Pastor Gary Wingo, Wedding Officiant
Gary Wingo, an ordained pastor with extensive experience as a pastor, teacher, missionary, and Young Life staff member, is Pastor of The Chapel at Seaside. He specializes in interdenominational beach weddings. His casual, fun-loving personality and easygoing humor make couples feel comfortable and excited about their big day. Your wedding will be truly special and memorable, as Gary’s specialty is relating to each distinctive couple in order to help create a unique and personalized wedding celebration instead of a standard ceremony. His emphasis is on the love and celebration of two people being united in marriage.