We picked top wedding planner Beth Helmstetter's brain to create this grab-and-go cheat sheet of spots to host all your wedding-related events in Maui. Plus, location specific wedding ideas you can use to jump-start your planning.

The Location: It's like bringing your guests into your own Fantasy Island paradise—a little unreal, and totally unforgettable.

Wedding Planner: Beth Helmstetter, of Beth Helmstetter Events

Rehearsal dinner: Sunset cocktail hour at The Seawatch Restaurant or Old Lahaina Luau.

Ceremony and reception: Sugarhouse historic estate (808-572-2666) or Haiku Mill, (pictured).

Guest hotel: AA Oceanfront Condominium Rentals or Grand Wailea Resort Hotel & Spa.

Brunch: Plan a day at a beach, like Launiupoko Park. Get picnic food at CJ's Deli & Diner. Or sail with Maui Classic Charters.

Photo: Courtesy of Haiku Mill