There’s a reason Massachusetts was the first state in America to guarantee same-sex marriage rights. And nobody does a same-sex wedding like Massachusetts does. From romantic, intimate venues to extravagant ballrooms fit for royalty, we have the perfect place for your ceremony and the celebration that follows. Our step by step guide makes it easy to plan your big day.
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Every Season in Massachusetts is Perfect for a Wedding
- Spring When spring is in bloom, Massachusetts comes alive, showing her magnificent colors in every corner of the state. Make beautiful central Massachusetts the setting for your wedding and unwrap an intoxicating combination of nature, culture, and history. Plan your nuptials on one of the region’s plentiful fresh water beaches, like Douglas State Forest’s Wallum Lake, or select one of the region’s many historic havens to bring a little extra magic to your memorable day.
- Summer The warm, balmy summer months are some of the busiest for weddings in Massachusetts. Whether you’re planning a waterfront wedding or something a bit more traditional, you’ll find the perfect spot in Massachusetts. Ideal locations might include uber gay-friendly Provincetown, the picturesque Berkshires, charming Martha’s Vineyard or beautiful Boston
- Fall As the leaves begin to turn and a chill fills the air, Massachusetts’ renowned natural beauty comes to life. Let the Berkshires or Springfield in Western Massachusetts provide a postcard pretty backdrop for your special day. Or why not give the city of Carver just south of Boston or Holyoke in Western Massachusetts a go? All combine history and nature and celebrate the best the state has to offer.
- Winter Summer weddings may be all the rage, but Massachusetts has a number of destinations that will bring penultimate warmth and charm to your same-sex wedding. Consider an elegant urban wedding in cosmopolitan and historic Boston. Or plan a chic affair in timeless Cambridge where the magic of Massachusetts was born.