Pennsylvania

Where To Elope in Pennsylvania

Why Elope to Pennsylvania?  It’s one of the top 5 vacation destinations in the USA with 54,000 miles of rivers and streams and 116 state parks. Plus Pennsylvania is the Keystone State and is  blessed with many great elopement destinations like the Poconos, Philadelphia and the Pittsburgh areas.  As shown below, there are many interesting places and activities that a couple can enjoy in Pennsylvania either before, during or after your destination wedding.

Ligonier, PA

Campbell House B&B Elopements
Why choose this B&B in the beautiful Laurel Highlands for your elopement? Here is what one of our couples said: Our weekend was wonderful!! Patti made the day so special and wonderful. Much more than we could ever have wished or hoped for.. Wendy and David
305 East Main Street
Ligonier, Pennsylvania
15658
US
Phone: 888-238-9812 or 724-238-9812

Saylorsburg, (Poconos) PA

Lois Heckman
Lois Heckman officiates unique, memorable and meaningful ceremonies in Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains at Harmony Gardens her lovely outdoor ceremony site. Plus she'll meet you at the area's finest venues including Pocono Manor, Skytop Lodge, Stroudsmoor Country Inn, Shawnee Inn, Mountain Springs Lake, as well as B&B's, private homes and other locations in the Lehigh Valley (Allentown, Bethlehem, Easton) and Scranton area.
127 Harmony Lane
Saylorsburg, Pennsylvania
18353
US
Phone: 570-350-9514

Cooksburg, PA

Gateway Lodge
The Gateway Lodge's elopement package includes 2 nights in a Jacuzzi Suite, massages, breakfast, dinner each evening, roses, champagne, chocolates, gift basket, wedding cake, ceremony and officiant.
14870 Route 36
Cooksburg, Pennsylvania
16217
US
Phone: 800.843.6862 or 814.744.8017
Fax: 814.744.9352

Mercersberg, PA

Mercersburg Inn
The Mercersburg Inn is the go to place for romance and celebration. Exchange vows in their outdoor garden or beside their fireplace, either is the perfect place for your Pennsylvania elopement.
405 South Main Street
Mercersburg , Pennsylvania
17236
US
Phone: 717-328-5231
Fax: 717-328-3403

Pennsylvania Where To Elope Guide:

Dillsburg, PA

Blair Mountain Bed and Breakfast can cater to a wedding with a hundred and fifty attendees to a very small crown of an elopement with just you and two witnesses. The wedding can be held indoors in the Common Room or outdoors with four landscaped backdrops to choose from. Small wedding packages already includes the officiant, a wedding cake, and an over-night stay in Laura's Dream Suite with breakfast served in the Suite.
231 W. Ridge Road
Dillsburg, Pennsylvania
PA 17019
US
Phone: (717) 571-9342

Mount Joy, PA

The Olde Square Inn specializes in accommodating intimate weddings. The in house wedding coordinator will work in close coordination with the couple to bring nothing but the perfect wedding of their dreams. The pool can be filled with floating candles to add up to the romance. What makes this place even more special is the availability of the Mayor of Mount Joy to officiate the wedding upon the request of the couple.
127 East Main Street
Mount Joy, Pennsylvania
17552-1513
US
Phone: (717) 653-4525

Carlisle, PA

The arbor on their back patio could be the perfect venue for your storybook wedding.
150 Hickorytown Road
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
17015
US
Phone: (877) 258-0717

Butler, PA

Going to the courthouse is the cheapest way to elope. The Butler County Courthouse is open for couples who want to get the license and be wed in front of the judge. Of course, you may choose to exchange vows in one of the Park Shelters.
124 W. Diamond St.
Butler, Pennsylvania
16001
US
Phone: (724) 285-4731

Pittsburgh, PA

All of these B&B's are within an hour of Pitttsburgh's Golden Triangle and several offer onsite weddings. So, check these Inns out and give the one you love a call.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
15220
US

Pocono Mountains, PA

If you are looking for a more intimate and out of the ordinary place to get married, then check out the Naomi Village Resort in the heart of the Pocono Mountains.
2374 Route 390
North Mountainhome, Pennsylvania
18326
US
Phone: 1-800-33-NAOMI
The French Manor is romantically situated on top the Huckleberry Mountain. Those who are looking for an elopement package that already includes two nights stay in an elegant ambiance and a Gourmet Candlelight Dinner for two will surely love this intimate Inn.
50 Huntingdon Drive
South Sterling, Pennsylvania
18445
US
Phone: 570-676-3244
Fax: 570-676-8573
The Beechmont Inn will make your intimate wedding romantically memorable with its personalized services. Their small wedding packages already covers the wedding Bouquet and Boutonniere, a wedding cake and dinner for two, and two nights stay in the Magnolia room.
315 Broadway
Hanover, Pennsylvania
17331
US
Phone: (800) 553-7009
Pocono Wedding Packages are economically sound choices for couples who want to make the best of what they spend for their wedding. The wedding ceremony can be done outdoor in the gazebo or indoor in the dining room.
718 Milford Road East
Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
18301
US
Phone: 1-800-805-3559
Sayre Mansion Inn brings in nostalgia and modernity to each couple who wants to tie the knots in this gracious place. Private dinners for two or four and an overnight stay for the couple comes with every wedding package that they offer.
250 Wyandotte Street
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
18015
US
Phone: Toll-free: 877-345-9019 | Local: 610-882-2100

Philadelphia, PA

Your City Hall alternative -- finding a local officiant could be your best option! Starting at just $150 in Philadelphia County
1020 North Delaware Ave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
19125
US
Phone: 267-750-8407
The food-lover couples will be amazed at how Cameron Estate Inn gives premium on their Cuisine and services beyond anything else. Each of wedding packages grand or intimate includes Hors d’Oeuvres and a Four-Course Meal prepared to the attendee’s satisfaction.
1855 Mansion Lane
Mount Joy, Pennsylvania
17552
US
Phone: 717-492-0111
The owner of Philadelphia Wedding Chapel serves as the on-site officiant. This non-denominational nuptial service location has been artistically refurbished and adorned for the benefit of its guests. Wedding packages range from a very short and intimate celebration to a luxurious ceremony that includes a limo pick-up.
4324 Tackawanna Street, 3B
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
19124
US
Phone: 215.906.0740
With This Ring Chapel is the place to go when you want an elegant wedding without going broke on an overly expensive celebration. This very friendly establishment merits a second look if you are planning to tie the knots in court.
1307 Vine Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
19107
US
Phone: 1-877-505-4569 or 267-586-3051

Pennsylvania Marriage License Requirements:

To be married in Pennsylvania you must have a valid marriage license issued by any county clerk.  Here is a summary of the license requirements in Pennsylvania:

Minimum
Age
License
Cost

Application
Waiting
period

Waiting
period
to marry

License
valid
Blood
test
18 yrs $25-40 3 days none 60 days no