Get Hitched in Colonial Beach, VA 

"Courthouse Style" Civil Marriage Ceremonies without the Courthouse environment

Civil Marriage Ceremonies on the Beach

Colonial Beach, VA

Civil Marriage Ceremony Request Form

Obtain your Virginia Marriage License from ANY Virginia Courthouse.
Commonwealth of Virginia - Listing of Circuit Courts
click HERE

Permit Required for Beach Ceremonies and all Beach property (Gazebo, Town Hill Pavilion)

The Town of Colonial Beach requires a $25.00 permit to get married on the beach or on any of the Town's property.
Visit the Town of Colonial Beach website.

Town of Colonial Beach
315 Douglas Ave
Colonial Beach, VA 22443

Beach Permits & Parking Fees
*$25.00 permit required to get married on the beach
*$10.00 per vehicle to park at The Point beach ceremony site
***Special note about parking. You can obtain a $2 parking pass for two hours at the Pier or near the Riverboat restaurant.
Your pass is good at The Point beach ceremony site when displayed on your windshield.

Alternatives for parking:
*Street parking in nearby neighborhood
*Park FREE at Town parking near museum and catch the Trolley to The Point

Please contact Cindy Vaughan, [email protected] for information on obtaining your permit.


Bryce Hall, Marriage Officiant, does not obtain the permit for you and will require proof of permit before officiating your beach ceremony.
Your Civil Marriage Ceremony fee does not include your Town Beach permit.

Notary Services Are Available

Nearest Courthouses to Colonial Beach, VA:
Westmoreland County Courthouse
175 Polk Street, Box 307
Montross, VA  22520 -0307
Tel.  804-493-0108
Fax  804-493-0393
Hours for obtaining marriage licenses:
9:00 AM - 4:15 PM

Identification required.
License fee:  $30.00 cash or check. No credit cards.

King George County Courthouse
9483 Kings Highway, Suite 3
King George, VA  22485
Tel.  540-775-3322

Fax  540-775-5466
Hours for obtaining marriage licenses:
8:00 AM - 3:45 PM

Identification required.
License fee:  $30.00 cash or check. No credit cards.

Nearby Courthouse with SATURDAY HOURS
Spotsylvania County Courthouse
9107 Judicial Center Lane
Spotsylvania, VA 22553
Tel.  (540) 507-7600
Office Hours:
8:00AM - 4:30PM
Monday - Friday
9:00AM - 12:00 Noon

  Sat (1st & 3rd excluding holiday weekends)

Colonial Beach is located in Westmoreland
County, VA - Northern Neck Region

Marry, Stay and Play in Historic Colonial Beach and Explore the Northern Neck's Heritage Trail

Second largest beachfront in Virginia along
Potomac River at the mouth of Chesapeake Bay

"The Point" Beach is a wonderful location for your Civil Marriage Ceremony.

My red "X" marks the spot! (not in the water but on the sandy area)

Printable map of Colonial Beach, click HERE