Something borrowed, something blue, come to Decorah and say "I do!"

First of all, Congratulations! A wedding is one of the most special events in your life and that of your significant other; and we'd love for our website to be a tool to help you plan this amazing experience. First step might be your marriage license. Once you cover that it's on to the fun stuff!

Location is perhaps the most important detail to start with. Check out the amazing places brides and grooms exchange vows in in the Decorah area. From there, reception halls, unique floral arrangements, talented photographers, dresses and tuxes, romantic honeymoon suites - you're sure to find it all in right here. Keep scrolling down for more.

Marriage License

If you wish to be married in Winneshiek County you'll need to touch base with the Recorder's office which is located within the courthouse at 201 W. Main St., Decorah. Phone: 563.382.3486. Click here to view Marriage Instructions and access the Marriage Application.

Gay and lesbian couples are welcomed to marry in Iowa and especially in Decorah. Many choose Decorah for the scenery, a special location or perhaps because of family or friends in the area. But we hear from lots of couples that the real reason they decided on Decorah was because of this website, WelcomeInDecorah.com. You'll see why.

Wedding Venues

Congratulations on your engagement. If you haven't already envisioned the perfect spot for your ceremony or reception, we hope you check these locations out. Lots of options for all styles of weddings.