The Essential Los Angeles Wedding Guide

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The Supreme Court's ruling on June 26, 2013 paved the way to restore marriage equality in California. In a landmark decision on June 26, 2015, the Supreme Court ruled that same-sex partners have a constitutional right to marry, bringing marriage equality to all 50 states.

With its gorgeous weather, world-class hotels and spectacular scenery, Los Angeles is the perfect city to host an unforgettable wedding. First things first, read our Guide to Getting a Marriage License in Los Angeles.

To help you make the big decisions in planning your wedding, we’ve created exclusive guides that feature all the services you’ll need for one of the most important days of your life. Our recommendations begin with the best hotels, restaurants and gardens to host your wedding. Then wedding expert Kristin Banta offers her comprehensive list of services that includes bridal gowns, invitations, catering, photographers, entertainment and much more. Your L.A. story starts here, with the essential guide to weddings in Los Angeles.

Unforgettable L.A. Hotel Wedding Venues

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L.A.’s Best Restaurants, Museums & Gardens for Weddings

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