Maryland, USA: Mayor of Baltimore Officiates at Mass Gay Wedding for Pride

Written by scott on June 18th, 2013

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-BlakeBaltimore Gay Pride attendees were treated to something special this last weekend – a mass wedding of twenty gay and lesbian couples. LGBTQ Nation reports:

Twenty same-sex couples were married Sunday in a mass wedding ceremony at the annual Baltimore pride festival. The ceremony at Baltimore’s Druid Hill Park was officiated by Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, and was the first mass same-sex wedding ceremony in the city’s history. “I now pronounce you married,” Rawlings-Blake said as the couples kissed and embraced each other. “It was a very touching ceremony and it was truly my honor to officiate … to celebrate love and equality.”

Maryland has recognized full marriage equality since January 1st. Hooray for the happy couples!

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  1. kesha and helen says:

    We looking to get married need to know price and how to go about it

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