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    Grand Rapids offers some of the most beautiful locations to host your wedding ceremony or reception. From the Blue Bridge to Riverside Park, Grand Rapids has many choices to accommodate to your desires.

     
      
    Wedding Permit Application:
    Want to get married in a park? Great choice! You're in the right place to apply for a permit. Fill out our Wedding Application. You may reference our to get started. You may reference our You may reference our to get started. You may reference our Planning & Resource Guide located under the "Resources" tab to find examples, templates and explanations to assist you with completing the application. *A non-refundable, non-transferable application fee is due with the submittal of an Applciation.

      

     

    Complete and return the Wedding Application to the Office of Special Events:

    • You may scan & e-mail your application to specialevents@grcity.us
    • You may physically drop off your application to 201 Market Ave SW - 2nd floor
    • You may mail in your application to 201 Market Ave SW Grand Rapids, MI 49503
      
                                                     

       

    View some of the sites Grand Rapids has to offer:

    Ah-Nab-Awen Park

    The Blue Bridge

    Calder Plaza

    Canal Park

    Gillett Bridge

    Heartside Park

    Rosa Parks Circle

    Sixth Street Park

    Wilcox Park

     

     

    Liquor License:
    If you wish to have alcohol present at your wedding, there are many requirements to be met in order to do so. Please take a moment and look over the checklist available in the Wedding Application and take the time to complete the application below.