Durango, Colorado Wedding Services

You will find beautiful scenery for an outdoor setting or great churches for an indoor ceremony, and the town of Durango will be great for celebrating and spending time with loved ones.

Plan your Colorado wedding in beautiful Durango, Co and the San Juan Mountains. The breathtaking views and beautiful mountain scenery of Durango, Colorado are picture perfect for a Rocky Mountain wedding. If you love the mountains or are looking for a beautiful place on Vallecito Lake to enjoy your special day, plan your destination wedding in Durango and we promise we won’t disappoint!  Romance, alpine beauty, wildflowers, and mountains…all of these things combine for a magical mountain wedding venue. This is the perfect mountain location for brides and grooms who enjoy outdoorsy themes. Durango is a great choice because it has so many things to do , outdoor adventures , great restaurants , and all kinds of unique lodging options for guests.

Your wedding at Silverpick offers a once in a lifetime opportunity to mix and mingle with the people you hold dearest for an entire weekend. A Silverpick wedding is easy to plan because everything is in one place....in the heart of the beautiful Colorado Rockies. Locally owned and operated in the heart of the San Juan Mountains of Southwest Colorado. We offer a superior vacation rental service that provides a convenient and pleasurable experience for guests.

Silverpick Lodge


Colorado Marriage License Requirements:

Colorado Marriage License RequirementsGetting married in Colorado is relatively easy, and not expensive in the least! A Colorado Marriage License can be secured with no waiting period, for a fee of $30 (cash, local check, or money order) as long as the bride and groom are at least 18 years old with a legal form of photo ID. Both must be present to sign the document. A blood test is not required in Colorado. The license will be issued immediately at time of signing, and is valid for 30 days thereafter.

If one or both parties have been divorced, the divorce date, place, and court where the divorce was finalized must be shown. A civil action number is required if a change of name was initiated at the time of divorce.

Marriage Licenses may be obtained at a County Clerk & Records Office in the following Four Corners area locations in Colorado:

La Plata County Courthouse
1060 East 2 nd Avenue, Room 134
Durango, CO


Pagosa Springs:
Archuleta County Courthouse
449 San Juan Street
Pagosa Springs, CO


County Courthouse
109 West Main Street, Room 108
Cortez, CO

San Juan County Courthouse
1557 Greene Street
Silverton, CO



Destination Weddings have become accessible to more and more couples looking to add a "personal flair" to their special ceremony.

Durango, Colorado provides the perfect atmosphere for uniting in marriage. The surrounding National Park scenes provide towering peaks, crisp air, alpine lakes, and wildflowers galore.

Durango is considered to be the culinary capital of the Southwest. The downtown area is a chic getaway that offers a multitude of unique food choices, floral designs, high-end bakeries, and world-renowned photographers.

This is the perfect setting for your Destination Wedding!


Durango Mountain Resort is known to locals as "DMR." The resort is not like most other ski towns where you basically ski into your hotel off the slope. The town of Durango is located about 30 miles away from the mountain ski slopes, and you do not want to miss the opportunity to experience downtown Durango! A short 30-minute drive to Durango Mountain Resort offers many romantic ideas and accommodations for your destination wedding plans.


Brides and grooms both find enjoyable shopping in the boutiques of Downtown Durango. Urban chic-sters love the vibe and the local cuisine of Durango. Health nuts and marathon bikers choose Durango for its plethora of outdoor things to do in Durango, Colorado. Experience the thrill of over 500 specialty boutiques where you can discover the finest gourmet cupcakes for your celebration.


Whether you are planning to get married, renew your vows, or just enjoy a romantic getaway, Durango.com is the best place to find everything from vacation packages to the best wedding experts.

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Feature Friday - Silverpick Lodge - Hosting weddings for people from around the world with a reputation for excellent cuisine. 

Winter Vacation Packages
- Durango comes alive during winter. It is the best winter vacation destination for skiing and winter sports.

Riding Sidesaddle
- An exhibit of portraits of southwestern women with their horses. An event of Durango Cowboy Gathering.

Silverpick Lodge and Destination Weddings
- Seeing the first snow of 2012 a couple days ago on “The Needles.”

Durango Heritage Celebration
- Prepare to enjoy some far-out costumes and have a blast October 11 – 14, 2012.

Leaf Peeping Near Durango - Zip through glittering aspens. Cliffs and mesas surrounding Durango feature vivid colors.

Southern Ute Pow Wow
- You had me at "jingle dress."
The Southern Ute Fair and Pow Wow is September 6 – 9, 2012.

Feature Friday - The Strater Hotel - Right in the middle of historic Downtown Durango...No need to drive.

Feature Friday - The Rochester Hotel - Great place to enjoy wine with friends and outdoor music...truly a secret garden in downtown Durango.

Summer Camps from Wilderness Trails Ranch - the ultimate week of adventure and well-earned recreation, this place is calling you!

Historic Strater Hotel Turns 125 Years Old - Strater Hotel visitors enjoy a variety of events, room tours, and special packages throughout 2012.

Ski Mag Names Durango a "Dream Town" - 14,000-foot peaks of the San Juan Mountains + nearly year-round opportunities.

Thanksgiving & Durango.com - giving away one Durango.com DRO sticker every day November 8th through Thanksgiving Day!

Feature Friday: Silverpick Lodge - The only place you can stay a weekend with just your guests and never have to get back into your car.

Feature Friday: Vallecito Lake Lodging - Vallecito Lake offers the newest and most modern event venue in the Four Corners region.