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.
We permit weddings at the following locations. All are located at Island in the Sky.
Total fees cost for a wedding permit is $185. Please pay via Pay.gov (instructions below).
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.
How to Apply
Please submit a completed Form 10-930s (824k Word document) along with Pay.gov payment confirmation to the email address listed on the application.
We will handle applications in the order we receive them. We can process standard requests in 10 business days. Projects that need additional environmental compliance require a minimum of four weeks to process.
The Chief Ranger's Office issues special event permits by authority of the park superintendent.
Call the special use permit coordinator at 435-719-2123 or email us.
Last updated: November 21, 2019