Find Gay-Friendly Wedding Vendors in Austin
Getting Married in Austin
If you are hosting a same-sex wedding in Austin, the Capital of Lone Star State, you have a hip, vibrant city at your service. Zilker Metropolitan Park offers amazing wedding photo ops, while the Cathedral of Junk offers a unique backdrop for fun wedding photos. If you and your fiancé are nature lovers, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center offers
The University of Texas has beautiful architecture, and in our opinion these are some musts for either wedding photos or reception and ceremony ideas: Mount Bonnell, Lady Bird Lake, the Umlauf Sculpture Garden, Bullock Texas State History Museum, Mayfield Park, Austin Nature and Science Center, Paramount Theatre.
Hippie Hollow has awesome views but you could risk having a streaker in one of your photos!
The History of Same-Sex Marriages in Austin
Texas won marriage equality on June 26, 2015 when SCOTUS ruled in favor of the freedom to marry in the case Obergefell v. Hodges, ending marriage discrimination throughout the United States. The Austin Pride Fest takes place every August each year. According to The Williams Institute’s analysis of the 2010 U.S. Census, 46,401 same-sex couples are living in Texas, representing 5.2 same-sex couples per 1,000 households.
Obtaining a Marriage License in Austin
You can obtain a marriage license in Travis County and it’s $81 and valid for 89 days.
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.