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When is the Best Time to Purchase a Tennessee Marriage License?

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April 7, 2014

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3 Things You’ll Find in This Article:

1.  The Best Time for Purchasing Marriage Licenses in East Tennessee
2.  Why You Should Have a Smoky Mountain Wedding
3.  The Best Places to Stay for Your Wedding in the Smokies

The Great Smoky Mountains. Is there anywhere else you’d rather be for your dream wedding? When you wake up in the morning, the sun will be shining over the Smokies, and when you lay your head to rest at night, you’ll fall asleep to the peaceful sounds of the mountains. A Smoky Mountain wedding is the perfect choice for anyone wanting to get away and experience absolute luxury throughout their stay.

(See Also: 4 Things to Remember When Planning the Perfect Smoky Mountain Wedding)

Holiday weddings have become incredibly popular in the Smokies, so it’s time to start planning for your big day. When you arrive in the Smokies for your wedding, you mustn’t forget to pick up your marriage license! If you’re planning a holiday wedding, the following schedule will come in handy to help you find the best time to stop by and get your marriage license.

Where Can I Purchase a Tennessee Marriage License?Stream running through Wears Valley

Sevierville Courthouse

125 Court Avenue Suite 202E
Sevierville, TN 37862

Pigeon Forge

300 Pine Mountain Road
Pigeon Forge, TN 37863


405 Reagan Drive
Gatlinburg, TN 37788

2014 Holiday Schedule for Tennessee Marriage License Offices

Good Friday

Friday, April 18, 2014

  • All locations closed.

Bloomin’ BBQ

Friday, May 16, 2014

  • Courthouse: 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
  • Pigeon Forge: Closed
  • Gatlinburg: 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Memorial Day

Monday, May 26, 2014

  • All locations closed.

Independence Day

Friday, July 4, 2014

  • All locations closed.

Autumn in the Smoky Mountains

Labor Day

Monday, September 1, 2014

  • All locations closed.

Veterans Day

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

  • All locations closed.

Thanksgiving Holiday

Thursday, November 27, 2014

  • All locations closed.

Friday, November 28, 2014

  • Courthouse: Closed
  • Pigeon Forge: Closed
  • Gatlinburg: 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Christmas Holiday

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

  • Courthouse: 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
  • Pigeon Forge: Closed
  • Gatlinburg: 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Thursday, December 25, 2014

  • All locations closed.

Friday, December 26, 2014

  • All locations closed.

New Year’s Day

Thursday, January 1, 2015

  • All locations closed.

For more information about obtaining your marriage license, take a look at the Sevier County government website.

If you’re looking for a great place to stay, or a beautiful location for an in-cabin wedding, Timber Tops Luxury Cabin Rentals is the place to be. Whether you want to have an intimate ceremony in a one-bedroom cabin, or you want all of your family to get together in one of our group cabins, Timber Tops can help you find the perfect place to stay. To start planning where you’ll stay after your Smoky Mountain wedding, give us a call at (877) 549-6775.

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