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Getting Married in Cincinnati

Located along the Ohio River, Cincinnati is situated along the border of the Southern US and the Midwestern United States, making is a unique location – a taste of the South with a strong German and Irish heritage.

The German heritage is definitely noticeable in popular local cuisine. If you are a fan of Bavarian cooking, you will have plenty of options for your reception. Make sure that you consider some of the local staples as a part of your menu.

If you are planning your wedding near Memorial Day weekend, then you and your guests will get the added excitement of the Taste of Cincinnati festival – one of the nation’s largest street festivals Festivities include live music and tons of local food.

The History of Same-Sex Marriages in Cincinnati

The state of Ohio began recognizing same-sex marriages after the Supreme Court ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges in June of 2015. Shortly after, local officials began issuing same-sex marriage licenses. This ruling also gave same-sex spouses the same privileges as opposite-sex spouses, such as step-parent adoption.

Obtaining a Marriage License in Cincinnati

In the city of Cincinnati, you will need to visit Hamilton County Probate Court. You and your partner will both need to present, along with the fee of $65. You will need to bring your photo ID. If either of you has previously been married, remember to bring a Decree of Divorce or Dissolution documentation. You can begin the application process online, which could be useful if you are not yet in Cincinnati.

About Pridezillas:

Pridezillas wedding vendors all celebrate pride, love and equality. We only promote LGBT-friendly wedding vendors who support marriage equality. When you contact one of these businesses, you can be assured that they will be excited to help you orchestrate one of the most memorable days of your life.

Mention Pridezillas when contacting the vendors below for potential and occasional discounts or offers for your wedding.