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View Our List of City Hall and Courthouse Openings and Closures

Many couples who are planning their wedding day in the midst of the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak are left with many questions about who to turn to for both information and help. While the information can change day-by-day, Simply Eloped wanted to do their part in helping to keep their couples up-to-date with as much information as possible. In an effort to keep couples up to speed with what’s going on in their ceremony location, we’ve provided a list of City Hall locations within all of our markets. This list will be updated every day in an effort to keep couples informed. Please call your City Hall to confirm any openings or closures prior to visiting.

If you’re looking for more information on the measures you can take while planning a wedding amidst the coronavirus, please read our guide here.

List of City Hall Openings and Closures

ASHEVILLE

CLOSED: Buncombe County, North Carolina
Hours: By appointment only; opening hours undisclosed, please call for more details.
Phone: (828) 250-4303

BIG SUR

OPEN: Monterey County, California
Hours: Mon-Fri, 8 am – 5 pm
Phone: (831) 755-5041

CHICAGO

OPEN: Cook County, Chicago
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 5 pm
Phone: (312) 603-7790

COLORADO

CLOSED: Denver Office, Colorado
The county clerk office is closed for in-person services starting 3/16 for 2 weeks. Residents and non-residents seeking marriage licenses are asked to delay application or go to another county that is open.

CLOSED: Boulder County, Colorado
All county offices and buildings are closed until 4/20/20.

OPEN: San Miguel County, Colorado
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:15 am – 5 pm
Phone: (970) 728-4808 

OPEN: Larimer County, Colorado
Hours: Mon-Fri 8am – 4:30pm
Phone: (970) 498-7860

CLOSED: Jefferson County, Colorado
This county office is closed until further notice.

CLOSED: Summit County, Colorado
This county office is closed indefinitely.

CLOSED: El Paso County, Colorado
The downtown and Fort Carson locations are closed.

GATLINBURG

OPEN: Sevier County Courthouse
Hours: Mon-Thurs 8 am – 4:30 pm
Phone: (865) 908-6613

IDAHO

CLOSED: Ada County, Idaho
Instead of going to the courthouse, couples need to apply online and go to the DMV office on Benjamin, where someone will be there to help with licenses Mon-Fri from 8 am to noon, then 1 pm to 4 pm. You will need to bring $30 exact cash or check.

KEY WEST

OPEN: Key West Courthouse, Florida
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 5 pm
Phone: (305) 292-3458

OPEN: Marathon Branch Courthouse, Florida
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 5 pm
Phone:  (305) 287-1745

OPEN: Upper Keys Government Center, Florida
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 5 pm
Phone: (305) 852-7145

OPEN: Clerk of Court, Florida
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 5 pm

MIAMI

CLOSED: Joseph Caleb Center Court, Florida
This county is not issuing marriage licenses or performing wedding ceremonies at this time. In an emergency situation can call (305) 275-1155 (option 5).

CLOSED: Coral Gables District Court, Florida
This county is not issuing marriage licenses or performing wedding ceremonies at this time. In an emergency situation can call (305) 275-1155 (option 5).

CLOSED: Hialeah District Court, Florida
This county is not issuing marriage licenses or performing wedding ceremonies at this time. In an emergency situation can call (305) 275-1155 (option 5).

CLOSED: Miami Beach District Court, Florida
This county is not issuing marriage licenses or performing wedding ceremonies at this time. In an emergency situation can call (305) 275-1155 (option 5).

CLOSED: North Dade Justice Center, Florida
This county is not issuing marriage licenses or performing wedding ceremonies at this time. In an emergency situation can call (305) 275-1155 (option 5).

CLOSED: South Dade Justice Center, Florida
This county is not issuing marriage licenses or performing wedding ceremonies at this time. In an emergency situation can call (305) 275-1155 (option 5).

NASHVILLE

OPEN: Davidson County Clerk, Tennessee
Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00 am – 4:30pm
Phone: (615) 862-6256

NEW ORLEANS

OPEN: Orleans Parish Marriage, Louisiana
Hours: Mon -Fri 8:15 am – 3:30 pm
Phone: (504) 593-5100

OPEN: Historic Algiers Courthouse, Louisiana
Hours: Mon -Fri 9 am – 4 pm
Phone: (504) 407-0436

NEW YORK CITY

CLOSED: Manhattan Office, New York
Hours: (212) 669-2400
Phone: Mon – Fri 8:30 am – 3:45 pm

CLOSED: Bronx Office, New York
Hours: Mon – Fri 8:30 am – 4 pm
Phone: (212) 669-2400 

CLOSED: Brooklyn Office, New York
Hours: Mon – Fri 8:30 am – 4 pm
Phone: (212) 669-2400

CLOSED: Queens Office, New York
Hours: Mon – Fri 8:30 am – 3:45 pm
Phone: (212) 669-2400

CLOSED: Staten Island Office, New York
Hours: Mon – Fri 8:30 am – 4 pm
Phone: (212) 669-2400

ORLANDO

CLOSED: Orange County Courthouse, Florida
This office is closed until 3/27/20. All marriage license appointments that have been scheduled during this time will be put on hold and are not allowing anyone into the courthouse.

CLOSED: Apopka Branch, Florida
This office is closed until 3/27/20. All marriage license appointments that have been scheduled during this time will be put on hold and are not allowing anyone into the courthouse.

CLOSED: Goldenrod Office, Florida
Closed due to high volume of people going to this branch.

CLOSED: Ocoee Branch, Florida
This office is closed until 3/27/20. All marriage license appointments that have been scheduled during this time will be put on hold and are not allowing anyone into the courthouse.

CLOSED: Winter Park Branch, Florida
This office is closed until 3/27/20. All marriage license appointments that have been scheduled during this time will be put on hold and are not allowing anyone into the courthouse.

SAN DIEGO

OPEN: County Clerk Main Office, California
Hours: Mon -Fri 8 am – 5pm by appointment only
Phone: (619) 237-0502
Obtaining a marriage license must be the couple only (and 2 witnesses). No guests allowed. By appointment only.

SAN FRANCISCO

OPEN: San Mateo County, California
Hours: Mon -Fri 8:15 am – 3:45om
Phone: (650) 363-4500

CLOSED: Office of County Clerk, California
Closed until 4/6/20.

CLOSED: Napa County, California
This office is closed until further notice.

SAVANNAH

CLOSED: Chatham County, Georgia
Hours: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 8 am – 4:30 pm, Thurs 9 am – 4:30 pm. CLOSED every day between noon and 1 pm.
Phone: (912) 652-7264
*Main courthouse is closed but this address is open; bring exact cash as they don’t give change at this time ($26 with premarital education; $66 without)

LAKE TAHOE

CLOSED: El Dorado County, California
This office is closed until further notice.

OPEN: Placer County, California
Hours: By appointment only Mon – Fri 9 am – 11 am
Phone: (530) 886-5610

OPEN: Douglas County, Nevada
Hours: Mon -Fri 9:30 am – 5pm, Sat 10am – 1pm
Phone: (775) 586-7270

OPEN: Washoe County – Incline Village, Nevada
Hours: Open 8 am to midnight every day of the year; credit cards only
Phone: (775) 784-7287

CLOSED: Carson City Consolidated Municipality, Nevada
This office is closed indefinitely.

LAS VEGAS

OPEN: Clark County Clerk, Nevada
Hours: Mon -Fri 10 am – 3pm
Phone: (702) 671-0600
New hours will be starting on 3/18. Check back for more updates.

WINE COUNTRY

CLOSED: Napa County, California
This office is closed until further notice.

OPEN: Sonoma County, California
Hours: Mon – Fri 8:15 am – 3:45 pm
Phone: (650) 363-4500

This post will be updated daily. Please check in with your ceremony location’s courthouse for more details. 

Article written by karen norian
Karen Norian is a writer, editor, and content strategist. Her work has been featured in many publications, including INSIDER, Travel & Leisure magazine, and Elite Daily. Her work as a wedding photographer has led her to Simply Eloped, where she has been working since early 2019.
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