Wedding Ceremony

The Justice of the Peace routinely performs wedding ceremonies during office hours. For a wedding ceremony appointment call 406-843-4237.

Marriage License

Prior to the ceremony, the bride and groom will need to purchase a marriage license in Montana. For marriage license information, call the Clerk of District Court 406-843-4230.

Written Ceremony

The Judge will read her ceremony vows or the bride and groom's own vows.

Ceremony Locations

Some options are:
  • The Courtroom
  • The Balcony
  • The Spiral Staircase
  • Courthouse Lawn
  • The Brewery Gardens across the street from the Courthouse

Filing of the License

After the ceremony is complete, the marriage license must be taken to the Clerk of District Court. The Clerk or her Deputy will file the information and return the license to the bride and groom.

Filing of the License

There is not a fee for the marriage ceremony during office hours.