Same-Sex Marriage / Wedding Officiant in Winchester, VA
Court-licensed wedding officiant and professional photographer serving Winchester, VA who also serves same-sex couples in need of a marriage commissioner.
I am often asked if I perform same-sex marriages for Winchester, VA and the surrounding area. The answer is YES...of course I do!
In Virginia, same-sex marriage has been legally recognized since October 6, 2014. All you need as a couple is your marriage license from any court in Virginia (which is super easy to get), and I can marry you on the same-day!
Gay and lesbian couples will often choose Winchester, Virginia to elope or get married due to how effortless it is to get your marriage license! All you need to do is stop by the Frederick County or Winchester City courthouse (both located at 5 N Kent St, Winchester, VA 22601), show your IDs and pay a small fee and you are ready to get married!
I can then perform a quick marriage ceremony for you at any location you like. You can get married right outside the courthouse, on the Old Town walking mall, at a nearby park or whever you like! Then, if you like, I can spend some time taking photographs of you to commemorate and document your special day!
After that I immediately file your completed marriage license with the courthouse and you are able to receive a certified copy immediately! Easy, quick and 100% legal!
Aaron Riddle is a civil marriage commissioner and photographer in Winchester, Virginia who is court-appointed by Frederick County's presiding Circuit Court Judge to officiate civil marriages in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Before placing an order, please read my Payment and Sales Policies.