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Rod’s Custom Travel, Inc.

Cruise only business located in Las Vegas, NV that has been in business for over 15 years. We provide top notch services and competitive pricing.

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Jane Caruso

Ceremony services. ​We will work with you to develop and create a ceremony that best fits your needs and personalities as a couple. Jane performs the sand, unity candle, hand-fasting, LGBT couples, traditional and many other custom wedding ceremonies. If you’re looking for a wedding officiant in Columbus, Ohio or one that travels contact me

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Icing On The Cake

We are a locally owned and operated bakery. Icing on the Cake specializes in custom creations. We will create a work of art that is unique to you. We are a full service bakery that offers cake, cupcakes, cookies, brownies, macaroons, tarts and other delicious treats (except bread and donuts). Icing on the Cake also

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Carol’s Event Staffing

Our professional servers and bartenders will help make your DIY wedding dreams come true! We can set up your ceremony and reception space exactly to your vision, handle any type of food or bar service (including specialty cocktails), and make sure that your venue is spotless at the end of the night. Our staff will

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Carmen George Weddings

Over 14 years of experience as a Justice of the Peace serving LBGTQA couples in Vermont. Officiating weddings, elopements, surprise weddings, commitment ceremonies, coming out ceremonies and more.

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Sababa Dance Co.

Sababa Dance Co provides spectacular bellydance performances for your gay wedding, anniversary, birthday, corporate event, family function, or special occasions. Hire a soloist or an entire group. Award winning professional dancers, exciting music, and a variety of eye-catching props. Make your event fabulous!

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Lake House Reception Center

Lake House Reception Center is a breathtaking Old World Mansion which is the perfect venue for your dream wedding! We also host lovely showers, luncheons & rehearsal dinners. We have a beautiful lake and grand southern porches to provide a stunning background for your one-of-a-kind event.

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Beautiful Day Flowers

I am a small florist in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, and I specialize in bringing the beauty of the natural world to your beautiful day through the art of flowers.

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CGHP Events

Wedding, event and day-of coordination, decor design, full service planning, event consultations & more! CGHP Events is dedicated to working alongside our clients to create beautiful, inspired weddings, commitment ceremonies and other celebratory events.

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A Wedding By Jeff

I welcome all, embrace equality and believe that all people regardless of sexual orientation, ethnicity, race, age, gender identity, physical abilities or faith contribute to the strength of our community. As a socially responsible representative of our State, I oppose intolerance, hate or discrimination in all forms. Gay-owned since 2004.

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SpringHill Suites Ewing

Minutes away from New Hope, PA, Lambertville, NJ, and Princeton, NJ where you can enjoy destinations like shopping, vineyards, dining & antiquing. Relax in your spacious studio suite & enjoy amenities including complimentary breakfast buffet, heated indoor pool, lobby bar & outdoor fire pits.

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Coastal Chamber Musicians

Coastal Chamber Musicians will bring your wedding music vision to life! We work one-on-one with you to create the unique outline of your ceremony, cocktail hour & reception. Our 15 years of experience will help advise you each step of the way towards creating the perfect wedding day.

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Kalamazoo Vows, LLC

Kalamazoo Vows is a Wedding Officiating service located out of Kalamazoo, Michigan. We specialize in small, intimate gatherings.

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Brazil to Remove LGBTQ+ References From Textbooks

President Jair Bolsonaro is taking his anti-leftist ideological war to Brazil’s classrooms and universities, causing angst among teachers and education officials who say the government wants to fight an enemy that doesn’t exist. Bolsonaro and top officials have announced plans to revise textbooks to excise references to feminism, homosexuality and violence against women, say the […]

Sun Creek Photography

Photography for weddings, births and all of life’s great adventures. Home based on The Olympic Peninsula, serving you everywhere.

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Zahra Zaman

Zahra Zaman is all about giving couples an experience that’s as fun as it is relaxing. She aims to show the authentic, natural moments and intricate details of your big day by highlighting the true spirit of the couple. With her free-spirited, documentary approach, she will create beautiful genuine and lasting memories for you.

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Rev. David Ragsdale

Serving Lexington and Richland counties; We specialize in affordable weddings, and we offer our ever popular sign-n-go style ceremony tailored for couples who just wish a make it legal venue. All faiths, non-religious, short notice, large ceremonies all offered.

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St John Weddings – US Virgin Islands Gay Friendly Wedding Officiant

Personalized, inexpensive, stress free weddings on the fabulous National Park beaches of St. John, United States Virgin Islands. St. John’s Barefoot Minister, Anne Marie Porter, is a 33 year resident of St. John and able to help you with every aspect of your wedding. See the St John Weddings Expanded Listing on Purple Unions Here […]

New Push for Marriage Equality in Northern Ireland

Conservative peer Lord Robert Hayward has renewed efforts to bring marriage equality to Northern Ireland. Lord Hayward has proposed an amendment to the Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths Bill, due for debate in the House of Lords on Friday (1 February), which would extend same-sex marriage to Northern Ireland. Northern Ireland has not had a functioning devolved […]

Texas Wedding Venue Turns Away Gay Couple

Aaron Lucero and Jeff Cannon wanted a country wedding. They say they still do, even after what they thought was their dream venue turned them away. “It’s still the idea,” Lucero, 29, told McClatchy. “Planning your wedding is supposed to be this joyous, happy moment in your lives, and this was so jarring because it […]

Flirty Girl Cocktails

We are Florida’s premiere event bartenders. We cater to all events such as weddings, bachelorette parties, corporate events, yacht parties, private parties and any other special occasion.We carry the 13CT License and the Liability Insurance that venues require. Our goal is to eliminate the work and add the fun to your special event.

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Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile

On the most important day of your life, why not choose a wedding venue as unique as you? The dramatic design of our Grand Ballroom features a sloped ceiling, lush colors and floor-to-ceiling windows. Visit us at Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile and discover why Life is Magnifique in Chicago!

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Anti Marriage Equality Campaigns Hurt LGBTQ+ Mental Health

A new study published in Australian Psychologist is about the mental health effects of a campaign for marriage equality, and the results are alarming. 61.6% of the voters approved a law affording marriage equality in late 2017 in Australia after a contentious campaign. Using data collected during the Australian Marriage Law Postal Survey held in 2017, researchers at the […]

Grant-Humphreys Mansion

Situated in Denver’s Quality Hill Historic District, just ten minutes from the heart of downtown, the Grant-Humphreys Mansion stands as a reminder of the city’s grand past. Built in 1902 for Colorado’s third Governor, the Mansion has long been a gathering place for Denver society.

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Cantor Abbe Lyons

Jewish lesbian, ordained Cantor and professional musician and singer creating non-denominational, Jewish and Jewish-interfaith ceremonies, with or without civil marriage, for LGBTQ couples. Whether you are newly engaged or have been living as a couple for decades, let’s work together to bring authentic spiritual meaning to your celebration. Based in the Finger Lakes Region.

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Twisted Aisle Weddings

Queer owned business! My approach to weddings is documentary, letting the day unfold naturally. My style is fun, colorful, natural and let’s be honest, a little silly too. I’m most drawn to capturing ‘imperfect’ moments, sideways glances, belly laughs and raw emotions. Couples I work with tend to be fun-loving, silly, genuine, a little (or

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Picture It Events

Picture It events offers event coordination packages ranging from full coordination to a la carte services. Julie is an artist with an eye for design, and she puts a special touch on all events because she knows that it’s all in the details!

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The Pic Chick

Like any great photographer, my approach to photographing any wedding is to capture all the love, romance and fun moments of the day. I like a mix of modern-traditional posed portraits with fun, natural, in the moment candids! I do everything I can to make the experience fun, relaxed, and pressure-free to help your wedding

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Doyin Fash

Doyin Fash is a creative event planner and party planner based in Houston TX. It has over 12 years of experience in Event Planner, Event Management, Luxury Weddings & Special Events. Doyin Fash hire well educated and experienced team. No matter what your event needs are, Doyin Fash is ready to work with you to

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Bishop James Long

I am Bishop James Long and I am the Presiding Bishop of the United States Old Catholic Church. We proudly officiate LGBTQ weddings. We are all inclusive and we work very closely with the couple to provide the most memorable weddings.

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Cruise Travel Outlet

Cruise Travel Outlet Inc. has strived to be one of the leading vacation wholesalers in the country since 1992. Our policy of guaranteeing some of the lowest price, combined with our commitment to provide the best service in the industry, has made us one of the largest cruise retailers in the country. Call us to

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Chinese Government Uses Bureaucratic Tactic to Close LGBTQ+ Groups

This week, the Municipal Affairs Bureau in China’s southern city of Guangzhous shut down two local LGBTQ rights groups: the Guangzhou University Rainbow Group and the Guangzhou Gender and Sexuality Education Center. The Rainbow group taught students about LGBTQ issues and the Education Center helped raise awareness about sexual assault and harassment. Nevertheless, the Bureau listed […]

Both Brides Both Grooms Same Sex Wedding Photography

Both Brides Both Grooms specializes in boutique/photo-journalistic style gay and lesbian wedding and engagement photography! Feel completely comfortable as we professionally capture the loving moments of one of the happiest days of your life! See the Both Brides Both Grooms Expanded Listing on Purple Unions Here Springfield, Ohio Gay Friendly Wedding Vendors

Lithuania Court: Foreign Partners of Gay Citizens Must Be Given Residency

The highest court in Lithuania has ruled that foreign spouses of gay citizens must be given residency permits. In a momentous ruling on Friday (January 11), the court denounced the practice of denying residency permits to gay spouses as discriminatory and against human dignity, according to AFP. “The refusal to issue permits cannot be based […]

Netflix Takes a Stand for Trans Rights

In a showing of support for trans folks, Netflix has announced it will not do business in North Carolina as long as a key portion of the state’s House Bill 2 remains in effect. The streaming giant had considered shooting a new series, OBX, in North Carolina seeing as it takes place in North Carolina. But the […]

Austria Gets Marriage Equality – Joe.My.God

Two Austrian women are the first same-sex couple to officially tie the knot in the predominantly Catholic country, following years of legal challenges from gay rights groups. Austria’s constitutional court ruled in 2017 that same-sex couples should have the right to marry from Jan. 1, 2019. Previously, same-sex couples could only enter into a registered […]

Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum – Gay Wedding Venue

The grounds of the historic Pilgrim Monument Provincetown Museum, with incredible views of Provincetown and the harbor, are available to rent from May through October for formal outdoor weddings, private functions, corporate affairs and casual fundraising events. The East and the West lawns are perfect for special occasions of all sizes; both settings are spectacular. […]

Same Sex Couples Sue Japanese Government for Marriage Equality

Ten same-sex couples will file a lawsuit against the Japanese government in a bid for recognition towards marriage equality. The couples, who will file a joint lawsuit in February, reportedly argue that Japanese law doesn’t put into consideration the equal rights of same-sex couples and should be amended accordingly. Article 24 of Japan’s Constitution states that “marriage […]

Cuba Marriage Equality Removed From New Constitution – The Washington Blade

The Cuban government on Tuesday announced the draft of the country’s new constitution will not contain an amendment that would have extended marriage rights to same-sex couples. Hatzel Vela, a Havana-based reporter for WPLG, a South Florida television station, reported the Cuban National Assembly cited Council of State Secretary Homero Acosta Álvarez in a series of tweets […]

Brenda M. Owen – South Carolina Wedding Officiant & Minister

“The ceremony IS your Wedding!” – The most important part of your day. Let Brenda M. Owen help you make it unique, romantic, meaningful & memorable! Award Wedding Officiant serving Upstate SC & Northeast GA since 2006. Any size wedding 2 to 999. Religious Holy Union, Spiritual non-religious, Secular, Christian non-denominational, Interfaith, Intercultural. Short notice […]

Anthony Kennedy Struggled With Marriage Equality Decision

Former Supreme Court justice Anthony Kennedy said his decision to rule in favor of marriage equality even surprised himself. So what prompted his decision? Children. In an interview with Bloomberg, Kennedy said he struggled with the issue before deciding to rule in favor of allowing same-sex couples to legally wed nationwide. In the end, Kennedy […]

Les Jardins – Gay Friendly Pennsylvania Wedding Venue

Les Jardins is one of the few locations that offers a couple the ability to think outside the box and create a custom experience with little to no restrictions. Let the fairytale begin… See the Les Jardins Expanded Listing on Purple Unions Here Pennsylvania Gay Friendly Wedding Vendors

Mount Palomar Winery

Mount Palomar Winery is the perfect venue for creating unforgettable memories as you celebrate your new life together. Our private hill-top venues surrounded by Temecula Valley’s mountain and vineyard views infuse your day with rustic ambiance and lush beauty. Our outdoor ceremony & reception sites are filled with old world charm and romance as our

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Lynda Williams Beauty

Lynda Williams Beauty offers Award Winning hair and makeup design at your location. We have had many happy couples over many years. We would love to work with you to create your perfect look.

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Find U Rings

Find U Rings is a reliable online jewelry store. We only use materials of highest quality in crafting our rings. Because we believe that only rings made of best materials can help our customers express their love and win the heart of their beloved ones. Our service of free engraving meaningful words and fingerprint on

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Adam’s Jewelers – Sacramento Wedding Rings

We are famous for quality jewelery at the lowest price. We are famous for our unique custom-design work and that’s the reason we win in the K-CRA A-list Best Rings every year. Also we are a full-service jewelers. We carry a large inventory of certified loose diamonds and gem stones. See the Adam’s Jewelers Expanded […]

Bermuda’s Top Court Invalidates Marriage Equality Repeal

Bermuda’s top court ruled a law that rescinded marriage rights for same-sex couples in the British island territory is unconstitutional. The Domestic Partnership Act — which allows same-sex couples to enter into domestic partnerships as opposed to get married — took effect on June 1. Bermuda Supreme Court Chief Justice Ian R. C. Kawaley five […]

Magical Weddings by Carly

I’m a wedding officiant passionate about LGBTQIA+ couples and/or geeky/nerdy/themed weddings. I’ll craft a ceremony for you with your favorite book, movie, or comic at the center, as well as more traditional ceremonies. Feel free to include your kid, your dog, your neighbor, whatever makes the ceremony most meaningful to you. Secular, religious, and spiritual

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Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art

The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art welcomes everyone to a selection of wonderful spaces that provide the ideal backdrop for your special event. From weddings to corporate parties, from cocktail parties to business meetings, from lectures to luncheons—the JSMA is the perfect setting for your event. All events are customized to best satisfy the specific

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Amber Hurst Martin Jazz Band

I’m a LGBTQ professional singer specializing in weddings, parties and banquets. I perform regularly for private events at Andaz West Hollywood on the Sunset Strip. Singing at venues like Jazz at Lincoln Center and Birdland, I’ve curated an upbeat and soulful set list perfect for weddings. I can provide a variety of accompaniment options, ranging

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Oakleaf Cottage

28 acres of forest on the side of Lookout Mountain, with mossy, rock-covered slopes shaded by the tree canopy above, access to trails and waterfalls nearby. Cottage to get ready in or rent overnight for up to 9 guests. Remodeled barn offers elegant space for 125, with deck on sunset side of the mountain and

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Applejack Wine & Spirits

We are a family owned and operated for over 50 years. We would love to help you plan your big day. We offer free delivery and buy back unused product. You will also get free event planning and the best prices in town. Call us today to get your estimate started!

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Barilla Limited Edition Box Features Lesbian Art

Barilla gave attendees of a contest in Italy boxes of spaghetti with a drawing of lesbians on the box. At the World Pasta Championship – an event sponsored by Barilla – in Milan last month, hundreds of limited edition boxes of spaghetti no. 5 were given out. The boxes feature a design by illustrator Olimpia […]

PartyPam.com – San Diego Gay Friendly Wedding DJ

As a female DJ and member of the San Diego DJ Association, I’m so happy everyone finally has the right to have the wedding of their dreams. No one ever comes to a gay wedding out of obligation – it’s always a party! – and I’d love to be a part of it. See the […]

Kansas Gets LGBTQ Protections Because Elections Have Consequences

Kansas governor-elect Laura Kelly (D) will sign an executive order protecting LGBTQ state employees from discrimination once she assumes office. On Tuesday, Kelly, a former state senator, defeated Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach (R). Yesterday, she affirmed that she would sign the order that the outgoing governor, Sam Brownback (R), rescinded. “I am planning […]

O Frabjous Day Events – Lesbian Owned Bay Area Wedding Planner

O Frabjous Day Events offers wedding and celebration planning. We plan parties of all kinds, but we specialize in weddings, especially for LGBTQ couples. We’re based in the Bay Area, but have worked with people all over the country. We use our talent and expertise to let you feel like a guest at your own […]

Poland May Issue a “Gay Propaganda” Ban

Polish president Andrzej Duda has said he would consider issuing a Russian-style “gay propaganda” law that would ban LGBTQ media, literature, and gatherings like Pride. The authoritarian leader told a reporter, “I think that this kind of propaganda should not take place in schools, it has to be calmly and consistently opposed. If such a […]

Galt House Hotel – Gay Friendly Louisville Wedding Venue

No two Louisville weddings are exactly alike at Galt House Hotel. A dedicated staff will strive to help customize every detail of your celebration from the menu cards to the floral arrangements and wedding cake. Galt House Hotel is happy to host your rehearsal dinner and post- brunch, as well as provide room blocks for […]

New Survey Shows Distance Between Democrats and Republicans on Queer Rights

A survey of Democratic and Republican candidates on LGBTQ acceptance showed a stark difference between the two parties. The poll, conducted by GLAAD, was sent to 1165 candidates for the Senate, the House, Governor, and Lt. Governor this past July. The candidates were asked if they were comfortable with LGBTQ people in various situations, like […]

Andre Maier Photography – New York Gay Friendly Wedding Photographer

The best day of your life — your wedding day — will play out in a delirious blur of happy tears and Champagne toasts, congratulatory embraces and heels-off dancing. Love-drunk, you’ll be too busy reveling in the moment to stop and appreciate the tiny details of this day you worked so hard, for so long, […]

Rainbow Weddings – Gay Friendly Palm Springs Wedding Officiant

A Wedding is one of the happiest events of a lifetime. Rainbow Weddings is dedicated to providing only the absolute best Gay, Lesbian, Same Sex, LGBT Weddings in Palm Springs CA or on a Los Angeles Beach! Rainbow Weddings believes in the concept that all persons getting married are entitled to a joyful and respectful […]

Northern Ireland Passes Symbolic Marriage Equality Bill

MPs in the UK Parliament have passed a largely symbolic measure addressing the lack of equal marriage in Northern Ireland. The backbench amendment was submitted on Wednesday (October 24) by Labour MPs Stella Creasy and Conor McGinn, who sought to address Northern Ireland’s bans on abortion and gay weddings. It passed by a vote of […]

Protusts Erupt as Trump Administration Tries to Erase Transgender People

Transgender activists rallied in New York City last night after it was revealed that the Trump Administration is trying to redefine “gender.” A New York Times article on Saturday described a leaked Department of Health and Human Services memo that described an effort to redefine sex in federal law as “a person’s status as male […]

Thailand Civil Unions Could Arrive By Year’s End – LGBTQ Nation

Thailand could become the first country in Asia to recognize same-sex partnerships. A new bill called the Civil Partnership Act has been announced, and it could make civil unions for same-sex couples a reality by the end of this year. Thailand currently only recognizes heterosexual marriages, but the Civil Partnership Act would open up many […]

The Inn at Ocean Grove – Gay Friendly Ocean Grove, New Jersey Honeymoon Stay

The Inn at Ocean Grove is a charming Bed and Breakfast, located in the heart of the Jersey Shore. It is the perfect destination to spend an anniversary, group retreat, or special getaway vacation. Guests are pampered with gracious hospitality and comfortable, relaxing rooms complete with private bath and refrigerator, making this B&B an ideal […]

Clandulla Weddings – Queensland, Australia

From the time of your first inspection, until you leave as a happily married couple, it’s all about you both as a couple. Housed in the original Abotsford Homestead (settled in 1905) the property still boasts the original barn and buildings. The Homestead and surrounding buildings are perfect for featuring in Wedding photographs, along with […]

Taiwan to Hold Referendum to Block Marriage Equality

Taiwan will hold a referendum on same-sex marriage, it has been announced. The referendum, set to be held on November 24, will decide the country’s approach to same-sex unions in the wake of a landmark court ruling.  In May 2017, Taiwan’s constitutional court ruled that gay couples must have the right to marry, giving […]

Marysville Opera House

The Opera House is a historical building available for special private events, and private community use. The beautiful two-story building features a magnificent ballroom, charming mezzanine area, a picturesque balcony and separate cottage. Maximum capacity is 240 people.

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Wed Unity

Your perfect wedding starts with your perfect ceremony. It can be traditional or modern, spiritual or secular, short & sweet, or elaborate, reflecting your cultural values. As your officiant, we will guide you in planning a Wedding Ceremony that reflects your relationship, as you define it.

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Renew Featured Listing

To renew your Purple Unions Featured Listing, please use the form below. For more information on our upgrade levels, click “Add Vendor” above for a comparison chart. If you have any questions, contact us at <a href=”mailto:info@purpleunions”>info@purpleunions</a>.

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Renew Expanded Listing

To renew or upgrade your Purple Unions Expanded Listing, please use the form below. For more information on our upgrade levels, click “Add Vendor” above for a comparison chart. If you have any questions, contact us at <a href=”mailto:info@purpleunions”>info@purpleunions</a>.

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Movie Location Weddings

Have you ever wanted to have your wedding/vow renewal ceremony at the “Iron Man” Missile Test Site, or the park from “The Rock”? Have you ever dreamed of being married in the otherworldly desert from “Star Trek”? Well dream no longer! With thousands of locations to choose from, featuring some of the most popular media,

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Willow Creek Farm

Willow Creek Farm is nestled into a North GA Valley and surrounded by the scenic Appalachian Mountains. The venue is located at 6825 Hwy. 129 North, Cleveland GA. The owners and staff at Willow Creek Farm believe in marriage equality. We love planning the perfect union for all of our loving couples, regardless of sexual

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Kim Moody Design

Over fourteen years in the wedding industry has allowed us to develop wonderful relationships with many different vendors, and those relationships are one of the things that we rely on to help design an amazing event. Our large team of planners gives us the advantage of multiple strengths, talents, and skills that we utilize for

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Kona Wedding Officiant

I am a licensed minister and a fully insured wedding officiant serving Kailua Kona, Hawaii and beyond. Beach permit included! Simple ceremonies; all inclusive wedding and photography. Offering traditional, Hawaiian, and personalized weddings, your special day is in your hands! Vow guidance and local knowledge will make your experience one of a kind. Wedding renewals

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Frank Casey Suits

At Frank Casey’s it’s not just a suit, it’s an event, your event! Suits for the Groom’s, best men & fathers. The perfect suit for your wedding, slim fit high fashion to contemporary & traditional. Look the very best version of yourself on your wedding day, in our quality hire and retail suits. Professional fittings

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Meredith Events

Arkansas-based wedding planner in the heart of the Ozark Mountains. I love to travel and make destination weddings a priority by offering special discounts. Fun, organized and LGBT-friendly. I love a challenge or any type of unique project, so let’s design your dream wedding!

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Dallas Museum of Art

The Dallas Museum of Art is among the 10 largest art museums in the country. The Museum has a global collection, which encompasses more than 24,000 works. Located in the arts district. The Museum acts as a catalyst for community creativity, engaging people of all ages and backgrounds with a diverse spectrum of programming.

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Ocean Wellness Spa and Salon

At charming Day spa and full-service Aveda salon conveniently located in the heart of old town Key West. With parking around back. Specializing in bridal hair, nails, skincare, massage, body treatments and acupuncture. Gay owned and operated.

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Secret Window Weddings & Events

Secret Window is an indoor/outdoor venue with an art gallery setting. Exchange your wedding vows in our private outdoor garden, and dance the night away under the stars. We are food truck friendly, pet friendly, gay friendly, and 4/20 friendly, why…because it’s Colorado! If you want a unique place to say “I DO” then we

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Trev Wignall Music

Exquisite classic and contemporary music performed for ceremony and reception music by an unabashedly genderqueer violinist!

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Ambient Sky Wedding Films & Photography

Ambient Sky is an award-winning, boutique style studio specializing in couture wedding films and photography collections. As storytellers and visual artists our unique approach to capturing life’s most memorable moments for our couples and their families is what makes our work unparalleled.

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Charla Photography

Based on the Big Island of Hawaii, Charla calls photography her fun and profession. Her style is spontaneous, unobtrusive, candid and fresh. Specializing in wedding photography, Charla Photography serves Hawaii, Maui, Oahu, Kauai, Molokai, Lanai and destinations well beyond.

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Neighbour House Bed and Breakfast

Nestled in the heart of the countryside, our Bed & Breakfast is perfectly located for the weekend break or a leisurely mid-week holiday. Circa 1830

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Bartender on Board

Bartender on Board (“BOB”) is Atlanta’s premier upscale alcohol beverage caterer and bartending service. What sets BOB apart from the rest? BOB is an “Alcohol Licensed” caterer (both State and Local). And that means that, unlike most bartending services, BOB can offer you full service, open bar and cash bar options without your having to

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Rhode Island Rentals

Founded in 1965 as an independently owned and family operated business, Rhode Island Rentals has three generations of event and tent rental experience. It’s important to us to take pride is our work and always aim to please because we strive to provide the best experience possible and truly care about our clients.

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The Inn at Willow Grove

Our casual elegance and gracious personal service will delight your guests and ensure that your wedding is both magical and memorable for years to come. We can easily accommodate all of your events with our wide range of venues, including the ceremony, rehearsal dinner, cocktail hour, reception, after-party and farewell brunch, all without ever leaving

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Glenn Kulbako Photography

Glenn Kulbako Photography is a multi-service commercial photography company that balances vision and budget with award-winning images, competitive rates, and a generous copyright policy. We offer photography, videography, additional event and location personnel, studio lighting and post-production for everything from small clients to giants like Toyota, Microsoft and the U.S. Government.

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Purple Unions: Queer Rights Update 8/16/18

Here’s our latest Queer Rights Update worldwide: STUDY Straight People Are Less Attracted to Trans People, No Matter How Good Looking A study by researchers at Indiana University found that straight people are less attracted to trans people — regardless of how good looking that person is. 319 cisgender and heterosexual college students participated in […]

Fogg Sound – Gay Friendly Bradenton Wedding DJ

John of Fogg Sound has entertained at hundreds of events and prides himself on providing elegant, fun, and memorable service tailored to the needs of the clients he serves. See the COMPANY Expanded Listing on Purple Unions Here Gay Bradenton Wedding Vendors

Purple Unions: Queer Rights Update 8/2/18

Here’s our latest Queer Rights Update worldwide: POP CULTURE Dr. Pepper is Queer In a bold new ad, Dr. Pepper joins the ranks of companies capitalizing off the LGBTQ community, but in such a cheeky way that it’s impossible to give them stink eye. The strange soft drink from Texas has come out as queer. […]

Cottages at Chesley Creek Farm – Gay Friendly Virginia Honeymoon Stay

The Cottages at Chesley Creek Farm are romantic vacation rental cottages for two in the Blue Ridge Mountains, far away from the hustle and bustle; a place to commune with nature and unwind from the stress of city living, kids, and commitments. Located in Greene County, about 18 miles NW of Charlottesville, our four cottages […]

The Garrison

Whether it’s June or January, The Garrison offers superlative views and personalized service for your wedding day. Just an hour north of Manhattan, this countryside retreat is set among 300 stunning acres with an exceptional view of the Hudson River and the distant Catskill mountains. Weddings begin and end with undivided attention from our dedicated

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Regency Florists

Whether it be for your special wedding day, the loss of a loved one, a corporate event, or just a few stems to say “I’m thinking about you”, the sales staff and experienced designers at Regency Florists will take the time to customize the perfect bouquet or arrangement.

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Curvy Custom Bride

Romantic, dramatic, unconventional bridal fashion. Curvy is not a size. Serves all sizes, genders & expressions.

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First Class Caterers, Inc.

First Class Caterers is designed to ensure that you receive individualized attention when planning your special event. From corporate luncheons and formal events and social gatherings, we offer a variety of options to fit any budget. With our passionate, creative, culinary team and our experienced customer service representatives, it is our pleasure to serve you

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Weddings PEI by Diana

Our journey begins with a discussion of your desires and expectations as a couple. Together, we will map out a marriage ceremony that suits your personalities and gives meaning to the commitment you are making to each other. Your wedding ceremony can take place anywhere on the island – cottage, beach, vineyard, restaurant, park, church,

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Skylight Jewelers

Ed Spencer, owner and designer, has been creating custom engagement rings for over 40 years. As an artist he is passionate about his designs, as a craftsman he is meticulous in the construction of each ring he builds. Spencer creates in 3D, carving each handmade ring model in wax before it is cast in metal.

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Weddings From The Heart

For a day your heart will never forget – choose Weddings From The Heart. We help busy couples plan creative, personalized and stress-free weddings. Choose from different levels of personalized service – from concept and design, consulting, partial-coordination, day-of supervision, and full-service – to suit your specific wedding needs. We’ll make sure you feel like

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We Knead The Dough

Full service custom bakery, cakes, cupcakes, confections, favors, corporate gifts. Dessert tables. Beautiful & delicious

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Washington Diamond

You’ll be delighted with our high-quality GIA-certified diamonds and sparkling jewelry, delivered with thoughtful service at compelling values, to nurture long-term relationships grounded in trust, integrity and respect.

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Florent Vidal Photography

Real is more beautiful than perfect. Sydney and Hunter Valley Wedding photographer, Florent Vidal, follows the principles of photojournalism. Like a voice in a narrative, his photographs will tell the story of your wedding day. “The most important aspect of my craft is to give you wedding photographs that are not only beautiful, but above

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Floressence Flowers

Flowers-with their showy blooms and captivating colors- have long been a way for us to adorn life’s best moments, both big and small. Floressence is a studio that specializes in floral design for weddings, rehearsal dinners and special occasions held in western North Carolina (and beyond, we love to travel). Our thoughtfully selected flowers and

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Victoria Wedding Chapel

Indoor & outdoor wedding setting. One of the most romantic spots for a wedding in Michigan, Victoria Wedding Chapel is located on Silver Lake in Waterford. Built in 1926, this splendid French Mediterranean villa is an architectural masterpiece.

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Party Time Rental and Events

Party Time Rental and Events is your premier Party Rental and Event Company serving Arkansas for over 30 years. We strive to provide our clients with an experience they will never forget. The Party Time client experience sets us apart from all others. We Hire and Serve everyone in the community!

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Tina’s Wedding Chapel

Come celebrate with us. We are Licensed Notaries, registered with Los Angeles County Registrar Recorder. If you are looking to get married and would like to avoid court, we are certified to issue you a marriage license and perform your ceremony, same day. Hablamos Español. Ask about our Garden Receptions.

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Purple Unions: Queer Rights Update 8/2/18

Here are recent updates on Queer Rights worldwide: ONLINE Trans People and the Lobster Emoji Trans activist and author Charlie Craggs is demanding to know why the trans community does not have an emoji – and she’s using lobsters to make her point. The Marie Claire Future Shaper award winner is fronting a campaign to […]

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To upgrade your Purple Unions listing to the Expanded or Featured Listing level, please use the form below. For more information on our upgrade levels, click “Add Vendor” above for a comparison chart. If you have any questions, contact us at <a href=”mailto:info@purpleunions”>info@purpleunions</a>.

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Purple Unions: Queer Rights Update 7/26/18

Here are recent updates on Queer Rights worldwide: BRAZIL Trans Woman Who Works as Scavenger Gets Dream Wedding Thousands of people turned out to watch the wedding of a trans woman and her long time boyfriend in Brazil. Erica, 54, and Jorge, 49, are a beloved, well-known couple in the small city of Franco da […]

Wave Goodbye Vacations, llc – Detroit, Michigan

An experienced travel consultant here for the sole purpose of making travel planning personal again for everyone. Specializing in honeymoons, intimate destination weddings, family vacations, all-inclusive resorts, and cruises – anywhere that will help make your celebration as special as possible. I care personally about you and your get-a-way. See the Wave Goodbye Vacations, llc […]

The Grange

Surrounded by luscious gardens, the Grange at Wilson Gardens is the perfect choice for your special day. The Grange offers a truly unique space, complimented by beautiful landscaping and gardens. The versatility and endless setup options allow for both wedding and reception to take place all in one space.

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Purple Unions: Queer Rights Update 7/21/18

Here are recent updates on Queer Rights worldwide: INDIA State Hires Trans people to Protect Women From Rape A state in India has recruited the trans community to help protect women and girls living in care homes. ISRAEL LGBTIQA Protests Sweep Israel, Businesses Pitch In On Wednesday, Israeli parliament approved a new surrogacy law that […]

TipiKata – Gay Friendly Melbourne Wedding Venue

To stand out from the conventional marquee and amaze your guests, hire a TipiKata Nordic Tipi and add a unique “wow” factor to your special day. Make it your own, boho, traditional, rustic or contemporary, our Tipis are incredibly versatile. With the sides down, you can create an intimate wedding venue or raise the sides […]

Purple Unions: Queer Rights Update 7/19/18

Here are recent updates on Queer Rights worldwide: AUSTRALIA The Uniting Church of Australia Allows Ministers to Marry Same Sex Couples The Uniting Church of Australia just granted ministers the freedom to allow or deny marrying same-sex couples. The governing body of the Uniting Church – the Assembly – hasn’t met Since Australia voted overwhelmingly […]

Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort – Colorado Gay Friendly Wedding Venue

Take the pressure off your wedding by opting for a destination wedding at Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort. Wedding guests also become Resort guests, taking the pressure off you and placing it onto what the resort and its surrounding activities have to offer. Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort located near Buena Vista, Colorado is a […]

Purple Unions: Queer Rights Update

Here are a smattering of news stories involving queer rights this week: BERMUDA Bermuda Government Appeals Supreme Court Marriage Equality Ruling The government in Bermuda has lodged an appeal to the country’s Supreme Court ruling which overturned a ban on same-sex marriage. https://www.gaystarnews.com/article/bermudas-government-is-appealing-supreme-courts-same-sex-ruling/ ECUADOR: Court Rules for Marriage Equality, Says Weddings Can Start Now The […]

Tiffany Center – Portland Gay Friendly Wedding Venue

The Tiffany Center provides an elegant setting for weddings, business meetings, fundraisers and auctions, corporate dinners, holiday events, and many other occasions. We can accommodate groups 50 and up to 1,000 depending on the set up required. Convenient street and commercial lot parking are available – and Tiffany Center is located on the Max line. […]

ManiSol Wedding

ManiSol Wedding is the only all-female wedding photo & video team in Europe. We have been working in the Wedding industry for more than five years, and we shot and filmed different types of weddings all over the world. We are LGBTI advocates, and we believe in Love in all its forms. Our mission is

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Faith in Marriage

My joy is to perform the union of loving couples who have chosen to spend their lives together. My role is to be of service to you so that your wedding ceremony is memorable and meaningful to you both. I can help you write your vows or I can design a ceremony for you based

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Robyn Diane Events

Robyn Diane Events is a San Francisco Bay Area based wedding planning service. Robyn believes that weddings should be about the couple and celebrating their love. Her goal is to ensure your day is stress free and your vision comes alive.

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Columbus Event Centre

The Columbus Event Centre offers an elegant, spacious setting within the city, ideal for on-site garden ceremonies & photos. Whether you choose our classic Ballroom or modern Art Gallery, our award winning cuisine & service guarantee an extraordinary event.

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Spirit Mountain Retreat

Beautiful forested garden setting in the beautiful mountain town of Idyllwild, CA, Our venue is peaceful, serene, and offers space for up to 100 guests. Catering, photography, and officiant services available for an extra fee.

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Weddings by Nicole G, LLC

Weddings by Nicole G., LLC offers professional wedding planning services in the Northern Virginia area to the value conscious couple. We pride ourselves on our impeccable time management skills, attention to detail, our responsiveness to our clients, and the love for our craft! We understand that each couple has a special vision and dream for

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Haiku I Do

All-inclusive wedding and special event venue in Asheville, NC. Conveniently located to downtown and Biltmore Village, Haiku I Do offers a private garden setting and chapel for weddings, receptions, engagement parties and more. Affordable packages for every budget. Gay friendly officiants included in all packages.

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Allen’s Studio

Allen’s Studio is a Ottawa-based business that specializes in creative and customized photography and videography services for weddings and other special events. Team of professional photographers and videographers will capture your most precious memories, delivering them on short film that will embody the smiles, laughter and tears that make up this milestone event that is

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Save On Crafts

Save On Crafts has continually evolved to meet the needs of our customers – DIY brides, home decorators, party planners, florists, and caterers. Our goal is simple: provide an exciting selection of quality wedding supplies, party decorations, and home décor items at the lowest price possible for the customer with discerning taste.

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I.C.Y. Designs Photography – Newport News Gay Wedding Photographer

So excited you stopped by! We are Cristy and Cathy: the wife and wife photography duo of I.C.Y. Designs Photography. When we began our journey we knew we could do anything, and we did. Dreamers at heart, we let our dreams be our guideposts along our journey and they led us to where we are […]

Sign Right Here LLC

Want a quick, civil marriage? Are you not the super religious type? Looking for a neutral and unbiased wedding officiant? Times are really changing, as well as life styles. No need to spend lots of money! Save it for your reception or honeymoon!

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Old Sturbridge Village

Set on over 200 acres of pristine New England countryside in Sturbridge, Massachusetts, Old Sturbridge Village is the perfect location for your New England wedding. In addition to a dedicated staff, countless photo locations, indoor and outdoor ceremony sites and two attractive venues for your reception, the possibilities are endless!

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A Little Good News

In light of the stunning retirement of Justice Kennedy from the US Supreme Court and all that may mean for queer rights in the US over the next two decades, I thought it was important to share a few good news stories: Philippines Supreme Court Justice Says Same-Sex Civil Union is Constitutional In the second […]

Event Details by Edelina – Virginia Gay Wedding Planner

We carry nine different levels of service that we’ve developed over the years to speak to a majority of the needs our clients are looking for and at various price points. Please know that our most popular package is “day-of service.” Most coordinators will help a month or a couple of weeks before the wedding […]

Sonoma County Weddings by Rev. Terri Daniel

WHAT TO LOOK FOR IN A WEDDING OFFICIANT Couples and their families look to officiants for guidance on much more than just ceremony content. During the planning and execution of a wedding, we’re often required to play multiple roles, including etiquette consultant, time-management expert, family therapist and circus ringleader. Producing a wedding isn’t much different […]

Philippines Marriage Equality Case Starts in Supreme Court

A historic case to make same-sex marriage legal in the Philippines has started this week in the country’s Supreme Court. Lawyer Jesus Falcis III who is also one of the co-plaintiffs is leading the case for marriage equality. ‘When the right to marry, a decision so personal, so intimate and so life-changing, is denied to […]

Bermuda’s Marriage Equality Repeal Blocked by the Supreme Court

Gay people can marry again in Bermuda after Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that the Domestic Partnership Act, the law passed earlier this year which repealed the same-sex marriage law, is unconstitutional. The Royal Gazette reports: “Chief Justice Ian Kawaley, delivering his judgment before a packed courtroom, said the sections of the Act which revoked […]

Aaron Willcox Photography – San Diego Gay Friendly Wedding Photographer

Specializing in same-sex weddings, Aaron searches out imagery that illustrates the love and deep connection between his clients. His style can be described as non-traditional, photojournalism focused on the genuine and true; natural human moments. His free time is spent building art cars for Burning Man, playing with his family and three young boys and […]