The wedding industry is booming. There are about 2.5 million weddings in the U.S. each year, and according to the Wedding Report, the wedding industry (including catering companies in Melbourne FL) is estimated to be worth more than $50 billion. The typical wedding costs the average bride or groom (or parent of the bride or groom) just under $26,000. There is good (and more affordable) news for Florida weddings, though! In 2011, Florida had 137,767 weddings averaging a price of $24,926. (It is still quite a hefty bill if you compare that to the average wedding price tag of $2,240 in 1945!) Regardless, 137,767 weddings presents many opportunities for catering Melbourne FL. The national average $26,000 price tag includes everything associated with a wedding. This includes but is not limited to the flowers, the cake, dj, and last but not least, the food. Wedding catering melbourne fl prices can vary. According to the Wedding Report, the national average price for wedding catering (and this includes food and bar service, dinner, accessories rentals) is $12,338. The price, of course, really comes down to the quality of catering companies in melbourne fl that you can choose from. Experienced caterers and catering companies in Melbourne FL that have a proven record of successfully serving your Florida community should be sought. The Viera catering company is one of several catering companies in Melbourne FL with experience serving quality food to large masses.