Country singer Crystal Hoyt wed longtime boyfriend Todd Bray in a surprise ceremony on Saturday (30Aug14).

The former Trailer Choir frontwoman unexpectedly tied the knot with Bray during an oceanside ceremony in Navarre Beach, Florida.

Hoyt took to to share the exciting news with her followers and wrote, "Surprise! Yep- I got married this weekend.. best Labor Day Weekend ever!"

In addition to sharing photos of the ceremony on social media, Hoyt also revealed the special moments that led up to the nuptials on Facebook, and wrote, "For the last six months, every single day, he has started the day saying... 'Marry me'... And I have answered... 'yeah, maybe'... Then 'yeah, I probably will... Then, 'yeah, I'm gonna' ... And finally last night, I said, 'I Do!'"

"For two people who had all but given up on love... We are living proof that God has a bigger plan than we can ever imagine. So, never give up hope and never think you know better than him... Because everything the two of us have gone through to get us here now, has only made us appreciate each other that much more...

"I am so grateful to start this adventure with the most thoughtful, handsome, kind, funny, intelligent, talented and truly amazing partner anyone could dream of!"

Hoyt and Bray also have another reason to celebrate - their first self-titled Ep as Americana-country duo Second Hand Soul was released on 26 August (14), just days before the newlyweds exchanged vows in Florida.