17 Kick-Ass U.S. Destinations For Your Same-Sex Wedding

With same-sex marriage still not legal nationwide, you may find yourself wondering where to get married. If that's the case maybe a destination wedding is perfect for you and your beau! How about 17 perfectly legal and fabulous destinations for your same-sex wedding!
17. Orlando, FL - If magical is the word that describes your wedding vision than a Disney World wedding might strike your fancy. What better backdrop to start your life together than a fairytale castle? Be warned - Florida weather in the summer is an immediate mood killer. Consider a winter wedding to escape from the cold reality of the rest of the country. 
 
16. Indianapolis, IN - Delicious food, beautiful art and gorgeous museums make this city one of a kind and a wonderful place for LGBT love birds. If you and your bride are craving a sophisticated atmosphere you will find it right here. 
 
15. Cape Charles, VA - Once you get to this remote location the beauty and charm will overwhelm you and your guests! This small beach town is unmatched for brides looking for a beautiful and secluded destination, especially since you need to cross a 23 mile bridge to get there! 
 
 
14. Manchester, VT -  As one of the original, trendsetting states to legalize same-sex marriages it may be the perfect location for your trendsetting wedding! Consider taking a hike (literally) to find the perfect venue in Manchester. 
 
13. York, ME - Does a beach ceremony and a lobster feast reception sound heavenly? York, is probably the town for you! With quaint charm and golf courses galore you won't be the only one in heaven, your guests will also have a grand time!
 
12. District of Columbia - What could possibly be more romantic than government?! Ok...so maybe a few things. But that does not stop D.C. from being full of historic places to say "I do." Don't forget to send an invite to Mr. President! 
 
 
11. Chicago, IL - The windy city may not be the nickname you want for the place you need your hair to be the most perfect it's ever been, but if and your bride can move past that there really is more to this fabulous place! Culture and arts rule this city and as long as you avoid winter, your wedding will be a sophisticated affair to remember. 
 
10. Sedona, AZ - Are earth tones your bridal inspiration? If so, the red sandstone formations of Sedona are the right dramatic backdrop for your wedding. The gorgeous orange and red colors that will surround you, your woman and your loved ones will be almost as memorable as your vows. 
 
9. Asheville, NC - Rustic brides will rejoice in this city full of mason jars and southern charm. This quirky town is known for being a little off the beaten path and if that that speaks to you and your bride then pack your mason jars and head to Asheville.
 
 
8. Portland, OR - If breweries, street food and gorgeous sunsets are your thing then Portland is your ultimate wedding destination. With endless possibilities of late night food, your wedding will be both delicious and trendy just like you and your lady!
 
7. Philadelphia, PA - Known as the city of brotherly love - why not bring some sisterly love to the table? The city is landscaped with both museums and historic sites that would make the perfect atmosphere for your big moment in history as a couple.
 
 
6. Aspen, CO - If you are thinking a winter wonderland wedding - think no further than this cold-weather destination. You are your girl can rock the most fabulous white coats while walking down the aisle...hoping to not have your lips frozen together after your first kiss as wife and wife!
 
5. New York City, NY - It's the city that never sleeps and if you and your girl often crave pizza at 3am this is your destination. With plenty of ceremony and reception options, both modern and classic nearly every pair of brides will be able to find a perfect fit!
 
4. Maui, HI - Often considered one of the most romantic islands, Maui is a tropical paradise perfect for laid-back brides. With waves crashing in the background, Maui itself can set the romantic mood for the most romantic day of your life. And the best part? It's traditional to get leid when you come on the island! More fun for everyone!
 
 
3. San Francisco, CA - This is the perfect location to let your rainbow flag fly! Your wedding will be welcomed here with open arms and hearts by not only your guests, but the locals as well. The hippie culture here will also lend itself well to brides who prefer a flower crown to a tiara any day. 
 
2. Key West, FL - Key West is an unofficial capital for the LGBT community. With glistening water and white powder sand surrounding you and your loved ones, this island city has a relaxed and vibrant vibe for your nuptials. 
 
1. Las Vegas, NV - It’s Vegas baby! And it's also the ultimate destination wedding spot! With hundreds of venues to get married, including a Denny’s, and a roller coaster, inevitably you will find the perfect place for you and your love to make it official. You can even bet on your love after your ceremony at the Blackjack table! And let's be serious, the bachelorette party possibilities are endless...
 
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