Seattle would like to thank all who entered our First Wednesday Weddings sweepstakes. Congratulations to our four winning couples, we wish you a long and happy life together.
Click below to view our winners and their wedding videos.
LGBTQ Hotel Deals
As one of the most LGBTQ-friendly cities in the US, you’ll be welcomed to Seattle with open arms. And that includes all our beautiful downtown hotels, many of which have put together special deals just for LGBTQ couples.
Click now to view deals and accommodations.
Plan a Wedding
You’ve found the perfect partner, now plan the perfect Seattle wedding. From dazzling wedding venues to top-rated caterers, our complete list of LGBTQ-friendly resources will help you find everything you need to make your dream wedding come true—with special hotel packages just for LGBTQ couples.
Our wedding planning section features:
- Official Resources
Thank you to our partners
Thank you to our First Wednesday Weddings partners.
Many partners contributed generously to this effort, donating their time, goods, and services to help make the launch of
First Wednesday Weddings such a wonderful success.
- 1927 Events
- Anthony Jacob
- Cedarhouse Flowers
- Chateau Ste. Michelle
- Fremont Brewing Company
- Glass Distillery
- Hotel Vintage
- Jean-Marcus Strole Photography
- Kristen Marie Photography
- Marigold & Mint
- The Paramount Hotel
- Pederson’s Rentals
- Puget Sound DJ
- Ravishing Radish
- Renaissance Hotel
- Seattle Aquarium
- Seattle Marriott Waterfront
- Seattle Parties
- Tom Douglas Catering
- Top Pot Doughnuts
- Trophy Cupcakes
- Westland Distillery
Thank you to our travel partner, Alaska Airlines.
And special thanks to Seattle Mayor Ed Murray.
MARRIAGE EQUALITY, COAST TO COAST
The equal sign coupled with the interlocking rings logo was developed by Eye Byte Solutions to help promote the 2012 campaign for marriage equality in the State of Maryland. Endorsed by Governor Martin O’Malley, the statewide referendum permitting same-sex marriage was passed by voters on Nov. 6, 2012, marking the first time marriage rights had been extended to same-sex couples by popular vote.
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Marriage Equality USA
Learn about Marriage Equality USA’s mission to secure legally recognized civil marriage equality for LGBTQ families.
Thank You to Our Partners
Many of which donated their time, goods, and services to help make First Wednesday Weddings an amazing success.
Marriage Equality USA
Since 1996, Marriage Equality USA (MEUSA) has worked tirelessly to secure legally recognized marriage equality for LGBTQ families on both the state and federal level. Now 40,000 members strong and with volunteer leaders and partner organizations in all 50 states, it’s the largest volunteer driven grassroots organization of its kind engaged in education, training, organizing, and championing equal marriage rights and protections for LGBTQ couples and their families.
Plunge with Pride at The Edgewater offers gay and lesbian engaged couples a choice of award-winning, spectacular rooms for a picturesque wedding, and essentials for the big day including professional photography, overnight accommodations, a personalized throw and a bottle of Champagne to toast.
Crowne Plaza Seattle
Rising high in the city's skyline, the award-winning Crowne Plaza® Hotel offers impeccable service, accommodations and a location close to attractions like the cruise terminals, Fifth Avenue Theatre and the Space Needle. Offer includes valet parking.
In the heart of downtown Seattle, the Hotel Max offers an artistic setting for both business and pleasure. Package includes a bottle of Prosecco upon arrival, $50 food and beverage credit, 2pm late checkout, and a $20 gift card from Print Studio.
Mayflower Park Hotel
Let us cater to your every need as you enjoy this long deserved magical day, never to be forgotten. Our unique Seattle wedding location, exquisite cuisine, and professional attention to detail have made The Mayflower Park Hotel one of Seattle’s most well known wedding venues.