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The alabama wedding Venue, The Sterling Castle

Wedding Ceremony and Reception Venue

Shelby, Alabama 35143 Phone:(205) 669-9486

Brittany and Artavius's Wedding!

Brittany and Artavius at The Sterling Castle .
Photos by David A. Smith / DSmithImages
  • "The Sterling Castle is the most amazing venue. Misty and Victor are absolutely amazing.
    They go above and beyond to make sure your special day is everything you have ever dreamed of.
    "

    Brittany


    Wedding Date: 12/12/2015

The Sterling Castle Wedding and Reception Venue in Alabama

The Duality of the Monocromatic Dress Position against the Stucco Finished Plaster Wall makes for an expressively unique photo. Highlighted against the metallic bronze wall, and the full length bridal mirror, the Sweetheart necklined Wedding Dress Radiates Beauty.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

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Exchanging Wedding Rings is an Ancient Wedding Tradition. The question of How to Pick Out the Perfect Ring for your significant other can often be very difficult to answer. This Bride and Groom went for a Stylish Wedding Band of Polished Tungsten for the Groom and an Elegant Cushion Diamond Wedding Ring for the Bride.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

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This Black and Gold Wedding had all the elements of Classic Sophistication. Everything from the Hydrangea and Gold Candelabra Centerpieces, to the Bedazzled Sweetheart Table, to the Elegant Floral Chandelier Decorations all Combined to make this the Wedding of a Lifetime.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

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Indoor Floral paired with arched stone crevices create a dramatic juxtaposition between manmade refinement and natural elegance. The His and Her signs epotomise the relationship of the unparalleled love between two soulmates.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

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Birmingham's Highest Rated Venue holds Natural Autumnal Tones and Earthy Textures with Mohagany Gladiator Chairs near a Lake front Trellis adorned in Ivory Drapery.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

The Sterling Castle Wedding and Reception Venue in Alabama

As Two Family's merge into one, this sign addresses how to have both families sit without a seating arrangement.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

The Sterling Castle Wedding and Reception Venue in Alabama

This Groom Looks Dashing standing in front of this Alabama Castle Wedding Venue. Instead of the Traditional Boutonniere he chose to a Silk Pocket Handkerchief to polish his look.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

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The Groom, Best man, 5 Groomsmen, and Ringbearer all pose together in classic black and white tux outfits near the Castle Fountain.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

The Sterling Castle Wedding and Reception Venue in Alabama

This Bride is Adorned with Elegant Pearls as her Bridal Decor. She put alot of time into making sure she had the Perfect Bridal Jewelry. The Bridesmaids Jewelry also matches and looks great with their Classy Black Bridesmaid Dresses.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

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This Bride opted for a Unique Bouquet Idea. Instead of a Standard Floral Bouquet, she wanted to make a Timeless Wedding Keepsake. This has Her Something Borrowed, Something Blue, Something Old and Something New all in one!
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

The Sterling Castle Wedding and Reception Venue in Alabama

This Bride stands in one of the many Castle Wedding Locations available at the Sterling Castle in Alabama. Her Hair and Makeup are on Point and her Elegant Wedding Jewelry Sparkles in the sunlight. Even though this wasn't their First Look, she is standing where her Bridegroom was just moments before.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

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The Pewter Bridal Party Dresses stand in a beautiful contrast to the Brides White Veil and Long White Train! The Bridal suite sofa makes for a great photo backdrop for many Bride's and their maids.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

The Sterling Castle Wedding and Reception Venue in Alabama

This is an Elegant and Beautiful Wedding Cake. It's Delicious Butter cream Icing is the Perfect Touch for the Light and Moist Cake. The Elegant Ribbon and Lace Decoration on the Cake stand perfectly accent the Elegant Beauty of this Wedding Cake.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

Romeo and Juliet Balcony

The Freefloating balcony is a one of a kind attribute for the Castle. The Clover shaped Romeo and Juliet Balcony allows for a special first look photo that couldn't be captured elsewhere.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

Castle Front Bride

This is a Memorable Wedding Photo of the Father of the Bride walking his daughter Down the Aisle. He has on a Handsome Tuxedo and a smile that only Being with Your Daughter on Her Wedding Day can bring. This is a Beautiful Bridal Shot. This Princess Bride stands in Front of this Storybook Wedding Location while two Shining Knights in Armor stand Guard in the background. She has on a Beautiful Wedding Gown and Long Veil to Make her a Stunning Bride.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

The Wedding Vows

There are many ways to do a Traditional Wedding Ceremony. Some choose Traditional Wedding Vows, some think of the Perfect way of Writing their Own Vows, some choose to have a Priest Ordain them while others choose to just go to a Qualified Wedding Officiant. This Bride and Groom Chose a Beloved Minister to Marry them.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

The Sterling Castle Wedding Lock and Key

One Unique Wedding Experience offered by the Sterling Castle is the Love Lock Wedding Ceremony. Instead of the Unity Candle, which is a Traditional Wedding event; some Couples at this Unique Wedding Venue choose to do the Lock and Key Ceremony which is derived from the Love Lock Bridge in Paris.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

Unique Unity Ceremony

If you are looking for a small intimate wedding ceremony idea that breaks tradition, the Lock ceremony at the Castle mimics the French Tradition of sealing love away in a lock, and throwing the key into an unreachable lake. Eternalizing the couple's Relationship.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

The Sterling Castle Bridal Recessional

The Newly Married Couple smiles as they prepare to set off on their lifelong journey together! The Recessional song choice was perfect to get everyone's energy up and ready for an amazing reception!
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

The Sterling Castle Bridal Background Venue in Alabama

Castle Portcullis and Tiered fountain near sheer white drapes look very classy with the Bridesmaids holding White Brooch Bridesmaids Bouquet to match the wedding's theme and the brides larger bouquet made of metal and silk brooches
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

Happily Ever After in Alabama

Some people don't Believe in Fairytales. Here at the Sterling Castle we believe that every Love Story Begins with a Kiss and Ends with a Happily Ever After.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

Just Married at The Sterling Castle Venue in Alabama

Another Bride and Groom have said I do and another Happy Love Story has begun, this Couple is ready for their start as Newlyweds and then Ultimately their Timeless Love Story.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

Facebook Status?

The Couple Certainly "Likes" their beginning of their own fairytale! They gave this fun and silly pose as a sign of their happiness at their lasting union.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

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The First Dance is a Beautiful Wedding Tradition where the Bride and Groom come together as Man and Wife for the First time in dance. All of the Bridesmaids and Groomsmen Circle around as the Lovers Dance under a Candlelit Chandelier decked with Flowers. A gentle Cascade of Bubbles flow down on the Dance floor to make this a Dance of a Lifetime.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

Mr & Mrs!

The Bride is Making Her Grand Entrance. She picked the Perfect Wedding Song, her Train and Veil are set to perfection and all the Wedding Butterflies are fluttering. It's the Perfect Place and Time of Year to Say I Do.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

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This is a Memorable Wedding Photo of the Father of the Bride dancing his daughter He has on a Handsome Tuxedo and a smile that only Being with Your Daughter on Her Wedding Day can bring.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

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Bayles Catering in Central Birmingham made an amazing selection of delicious southern soul food. The Couple really loved the whole process from wedding food tasting to day of food eating.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

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An Amazing Wedding Salad was created from fresh ingredients. The recently shredded cheese adorns a spinich salad topped with sliced cherry tomatoes.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

Fairy Lights drape just above long white ceiling linens.

Fairy Lights drape just above the long white ceiling linens. The light created by them sets a calm and inviting atmosphere. The mood lighting of the wedding was controlled by the DJ, allowing wall uplighting to be shifted to fun dance lights at a moment's notice.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

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Mother and Daughter, Son and Mother, this photo spanning generations will surely be a picture looked at throughout the couple's lives. As family changes, the newly wed's and future generations will look back at the memorable moments captured by this photo.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

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The Sterling Castle Wedding and Reception Venue in Alabama

" DJ Shell did an amazing job DJing my wedding. He was funny and charming. All the guests loved him! He played a great mix of music for the crowd and the dance floor was never enpty. He worked with us when we had a last minute song change and made it happen. He was truly the life of the party."
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

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A Wall of Oleander is a picturesque backdrop near the handicap accessible ramp, wooden handrails, and confederate jasmine looming over and wooven into the pergola.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

Bouquet Toss

An excited and anxious bride throws her toss bouquet over her shoulder to a crowd of eager single friends, family, and bridesmaids. The women await knowing who will be the next one to get married.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

The Sterling Castle Football Garter Toss

A Groom Favorite idea of how to throw the garter, a football makes for an easy to through, fun to catch memory that all your single male guests will enjoy at your Southern Alabama Wedding.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

Garter Caught!

Despite being in a wheelchair, the football playing guest caught and outmatched the others to catch the ball! The rest of the single men collectively dogde or attempt to grab the ball!
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

Bride and Groom with "Next To Be Married" Couple in Alabama

A great idea for after the bridal festivities is to pose with the couple lucky enough to catch the bride and groom's traditionally thrown memorablia!
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

Guests with New Bride

Last photo taken with Guests before the big Getaway, the bride poses with family for a beautiful portrait. Brittany holds her custom monogrammed toasting flute.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

The Last Dance

The Last Dance is a Beautiful Wedding Tradition where the Bride and Groom come together as Man and Wife for the last time in dance. All of the Bridesmaids and Groomsmen Circle around as the Lovers Dance under a Candlelit Chandelier decked with Flowers. A gentle Cascade of Bubbles flow down on the Dance floor to make this a Dance of a Lifetime.
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages

Grand Get Away at The Sterling Castle a Wedding Venue in Alabama

Of All the Types of Wedding Getaways out there, one that adds the most Mystical Flair is the Sparkler Getaway. Everyone comes together to make an Arch Pathway with the Sparklers for the Bride and Groom to run through, and of course stop and kiss! The Grand Finale of the Day Lights up the Sky as another Happily Ever After is Begun. Congratulations to Brittany and Artavius on their Wedding Day!
Photos By David A. Smith / DSmithImages



This couple was an absolute delight to work with! We enjoyed every moment. The bride's bouquet was especially created with brooches given to her by friends and family! It was a meaningful, beautiful touch. Special thanks to DSmithImages Wedding and Portrait Photography for these amazing photos! He captured a lot of memories! Thanks to DJ Shell, Indulge Sweet Shoppe, and Bayles Catering & Take-Out for making this day special.

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