Couples Registration Now Open for Clerk’s 10th Annual Valentine’s Day Group Wedding at Florida Botanical Gardens
Registration is now open for the Clerk's 10th Annual Valentine's Day Group Wedding. Up to fifty couples are expected to be joined together for one group wedding ceremony on Valentine’s Day, Sunday, February 14, 2016 in the romantic and picturesque Wedding Garden of the Florida Botanical Gardens in Largo.
A single ceremony will unite all couples in attendance. The couples and their guests will celebrate with wedding cake and refreshments provided by local sponsors.
The Clerk has waived the normal $30.00 ceremony fee. Standard marriage license fees will still apply. To participate, couples must sign-up no later than Friday, January 29, 2016 at any one of the following Clerk’s offices:
- Downtown Clearwater Courthouse - 315 Court St., Room 150, Clearwater
- North County Branch - 29582 U.S. 19 N., Clearwater
- Tyrone Branch - 1800 66th St. N., St. Petersburg
- St. Petersburg Branch - 545 First Ave. N., St. Petersburg
For more information regarding the event, please visit our Valentine's Day Group Wedding page.
To view the event flyer, please click here.
Same-Sex Marriage Licenses
On January 1, 2015, U.S. District Judge Hinkle’s order provided clarity to Clerks throughout the state as to their responsibility and duty in the matter of issuing same-sex marriage licenses. The Pinellas County Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller’s office will begin processing same-sex marriage licenses at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 6, 2015.
Please be sure to review the information on this page regarding marriage application requirements. Also, please note you can now print the new forms and fill them out in advance before arriving to our office.
The locations where same-sex marriage licenses and ceremonies will be performed are as follows:
- RECORDING SERVICES DEPARTMENT
315 Court Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
- NORTH COUNTY BRANCH OFFICE
29582 U.S. 19 North
Clearwater, FL 33761
- CLERK'S TYRONE BRANCH OFFICE
1800 66th Street North
St. Petersburg, FL 33710
- ST. PETERSBURG BRANCH OFFICE
545 First Avenue North
St. Petersburg, FL 33701