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Getting Married on St. Thomas

Here is some helpful information from our friends at www.vinow.com concerning US Virgin Island marriages and weddings in St. Thomas. And don't forget, if you are having a small gathering, please keep Serendipity Villa in mind! You can get married on the top deck overlooking the beautiful Atlantic ocean with endless down island views. Inquire for more information!

A wedding on St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands will be a magical beginning to your new life as husband and wife, or celebrate your anniversary with a vow renewal. Wedding planners are great resources, their knowledge of the island and weddings will make everything much easier for you. They can plan everything from simple to elaborate. You can also research your options and get in touch with wedding photographers, ministers, transportation providers, bakers, florists that are available and make arrangements on your own.

Marriage License Application
Marriage license information for the Virgin Islands is provided in the table below. In most cases wedding planners will assist with the marriage license application process.

The marriage license application fee is $200. There is an 8 day waiting and processing period, which can be waived depending on circumstances. The application is good for 1 year. Court marriages in front of a judge are performed on weekdays by appointment and will cost around $200. Religious ceremonies should be arranged directly with church officials. If either party has been divorced, a certified copy of the divorce decree must be presented. If you are requesting a marriage license through the mail, without the help of a local wedding planner you will have to pick up the license yourself on arrival. This can only be done of regular business days.

St. Thomas /St. John
Superior Court of the Virgin Islands
P.O. Box 70
St. Thomas, USVI 00804
Telephone: (340)774-6680

Wedding Planners and Photographers

Virgin Islands Perfect Wedding Day
Wedding Planner
(340) 779-1352
(866) 440-1352
Planning a wedding on St. Thomas or on St. John is a truly once in a lifetime dream. White sandy beaches, turquoise water and beautiful sunny days are elements supplied by Mother Nature for your tropical island wedding. We can supply all of the other elements, from flowers to music. Whether your dream is a beach wedding or a romantic boat wedding - planning it will be fun and easy with the help of Virgin Islands Perfect Wedding Day. Let us help you create a memorable tropical wedding ceremony that fits you perfectly.

Norbu Wedding Photographers and Venue
(340) 714-6728
Norbu Events estate villa - within a few minutes walk of Serendipity - is a place of exceptional, serene beauty providing the ultimate unforgettable dining experience. Whether it be your dream destination wedding or executive incentive function, you and your guests will forever remember Norbu. Located cliff-side, facing the vast and beautiful Atlantic Ocean, located on St. Thomas US Virgin Islands, one of the most beautiful islands in the Caribbean. Our executive chef and his culinary team will impress you and your guests with a five star affair, day or night.

Island Bliss Weddings
Wedding Planner
(340) 514-2685
Island Bliss Weddings offers customized wedding day services to help you create the beautiful destination wedding of your dreams. We are here to help your wedding event materialize into the most memorable day of your life together. We are excited to be a part of this special occasion and we want you to relax and enjoy the magic that is your wedding.

Quiana L. Duncan Photography
(340) 332-6921
Based on her classically trained and contemporary techniques, Quiana L. Duncan Photography introduces a fresh myriad of perspectives depicted in her photographic images. From sassy and exotic to romantic and exquisite, Quiana's background in photojournalism and production gives way to her vast creative range. Understanding the unique qualities of an island wedding experience, Quiana encourages her clients to be spontaneous, fun, and natural, in order for her to capture the magnificent feeling of their wedding day. For more information, please visit online, and also inquire about "Trash the Dress" photography.

Ashley Photography
(340) 998-0944
The Island In You... Capture the Moment, Your Moment! Hi, I'm Ashley Armitage with Ashley Photography. My focus is capturing your moments, photojournalism and candid style. I believe that photography should be a background element rather than the timeline of your ceremony. As I photograph natural and organic moments, I also feel that traditional images are as important for historical purposes. With over 10 years of photographic experience, endless research, education, and professional equipment, you are getting the best! Get to know Ashley Photography by visiting my website and blog. View photographs, tips, promotions, and responses from the bride, groom, family, and friends themselves.

Kelly Greer Photography
(340) 514-3620
(859) 492-5532
. . . a sensitive glimpse into the world of those you love. Certified Professional Photographer Kelly Greer creates exciting and romantic imagery for her clients throughout the islands as well as stateside. For over a decade, Kelly's unique blend of traditional, illustrative and photojournalistics styles have captured the love and excitement of the wedding day. Her creative coffee table books are the perfect keepsake from a non-traditional wedding in the islands. For more information, please visit her website.

Virgin Islands Wedding Photography
(340) 774-1922
(888) 809-7984
Your Life through a Lens ... One Special Day. The Virgin Islands’ own internationally renowned award winning photographer, Gary Felton, was drawn to these islands for the same reasons you are, but more than a decade ago. He carried with him more than 25 years experience spanning many genres. His acknowledged photographic creativity, coupled with an innate eye for natural beauty, has since added several more awards to his impressive list. Don’t consign your special day to chance...Let it live for the rest of your lives together through the skillful and gifted eye of this accomplished artist.

Sugar and Spice Artistry
Makeup, Hair & Spa Service
(340) 690-3434
(340) 690-1446
Sugar and Spice Artistry is the Virgin Islands premiere nomadic beauty company providing various salon and spa needs for Brides and Bridal parties. Our services include Bridal hair design, Makeup application, Massage Therapy, Facials, Nail Services, and semi-permanent eyelash extensions. Our number one priority is our clients comfort and satisfaction which is why we perform our services in the calming environment of your choice. Sugar and Spice comes to your personal home, hotel or vacation accommodation to make you feel your absolute best on your wedding day! The only boundaries are your imagination!

Crown Images Photography by Sage Crown Parker
(917) 655-7511
Crown Images specializes in professional Caribbean destination wedding photography. Sage brings a fresh contemporary look and approach to preserving your first moments as husband and wife together in Paradise, utilizing a combination of formal portraiture and candid/photojournalistic style. Whether it is just the two of you, eloping, or your whole family celebrating your wedding ceremony, it will be the wedding photographs that will keep the days emotions, events, and those special moments alive forever. Photographing weddings on the beaches, at villas and in churches of St. Thomas and St. John.

Weddings the Island Way
Wedding Planner
(340) 777-6505
(800) 582-4784
(800) 755-5004
You say 'I do' and we do all the rest. Plan your dream wedding in the United States Virgin Islands. We are the most respected and trusted wedding service on St. Thomas with over 19 years of experience. We do everything from elegant, intimate affairs for two to elaborate weddings for family and friends in the hundreds. We can also help with wedding and honeymoon combinations. We are ideal for both island guests & cruise ship passengers and we take care of the details so you don't have to!

Paradise Pictures
(340) 998-6313
Certified by Professional Photographers of America, Eric "Ej" Johnson's career has spanned the farthest corners of the United States. Schooled in Art Photography at the University of Oregon, he later became the chief photographer for the Virgin Islands Daily News. His photos have been published around the globe from the Anchorage Daily News (Exxon Valdez Oil Spill) to The London Times (the 911 disaster). He creatively blends his photojournalism story-telling talents with his art photography passion making him a highly sought after wedding and portrait photographer. His pictures tell a story of Love and Romance, let him tell yours.

Simple Island Weddings
Wedding Planner
(340) 774-0729
(340) 643-3979
Simple ... get married! Elegant and simple St. Thomas weddings designed to make your special day beautiful as well as uncomplicated. We can help with any arrangement you would like from your first magical wedding to your vow renewal. Contact us today to begin your Simple Beginnings.