Mackinac Island Wedding Guide | Carriages

Gough Carrriage Livery


Gough Carriage Livery, owned and operated by long time Island residents Dale and Jodi Gough, offers 4 styles of beautiful carriages for your wedding, vow renewal or other special occasion.  Jodi Gough will help you with the details and timing for your carriage ride.  From the eight passenger Justin Touring Carriage to the Victorian style Vis-a-Vis, there is a wedding carriage for you and your guests to arrive in style.  Contact Jodi at 906 440-9846.



Mackinac Island Carriage Tours


Mackinac Island Car­riage Tours The world’s largest horse and buggy livery.  An antique carriage from them is the crowning touch to your special day.  Their wedding coordinator will tailor the carriage arrangements to suit your needs. For the bride and groom, to the wedding party, choose from seven beautiful carriages in a variety of colors, sizes and styles.  For information contact their coordinator Susan Horn year round at  906-847-3573.



Island Taxi Service For general transportation of guests, you must make taxi arrangements for your guests prior to the wedding. Simply call and  specify the time, location and number of people. On busy wedding days, the taxi company can't guarantee availability with a last minute call. The Island’s Taxi Service operated by Mackinac Island Carriage Tours, can arrange transportation services anywhere on the Island day or night. Call in advance to reserve them at 906-847-3573.


 No Mackinac Island wedding is complete without taking a horse drawn carriage ride. Lovers for centuries have used the horse and buggy to parade around Mackinac’s peaceful, scenic roads. A bride arriving to her wedding ceremony in an elegant carriage makes an unforgettable grand entrance. After the ceremony, the bride and groom can continue with a romantic ride through the Island, feeling like royalty and having that romantic time to themselves. 


Don’t miss out on this once in a lifetime opportunity to celebrate your wedding by riding in a Mackinac Island carriage.  Make sure you hire a local photographer to follow along  on their bike, taking lots of beautiful photos to capture these moments.