Gatherings and commercial activities in national parks often require a special use permit. The purpose of these permits is to ensure the protection of the park's natural and cultural resources, as well as to minimize conflicts between park visitors and your guests.
This page is for you if you are interested in holding a wedding ceremony in the park. There are certain requirements that apply to all wedding permits. Read below for information on regulations, fees, and how to apply.
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We permit weddings at the following locations:
How to Apply
Please submit a completed Form 10-930s (837k Word document) along with Pay.gov payment confirmation to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Total cost for a wedding permit is $185. Please pay via Pay.gov (instructions below) the full permit amount.
Applicants should submit payments via Pay.gov. To make a payment:
The standard park entrance fee also applies. We encourage wedding attendees to carpool; space is limited in some places.
Call the special use permit coordinator at 435-719-2123 or email us.
Last updated: August 19, 2022