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Marriage Ceremonies

Justice of the Peace 4-1

Grand Prairie Courthouse – 106 West Church Street, Suite 205, Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(214) 751-4040 Main • (214) 751-4050 Fax
Office E-mail: JP41Court@dallascounty.org
Hours of Operation: 8:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday

Closed for Lunch Daily: 12:00pm - 12:50pm, Monday - Friday
Se Habla Español

Texas Rules of Civil Procedure, Part V Rules of Practice in Justice Court
Texas Rules of Evidence
Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code, Chapter 15, Subchapter (E) - Venue - Suits Brought in Justice Court


Judge Jones will be pleased to perform your marriage ceremonies during regular business hours, at our Courthouse in Grand Prairie, Texas, or you may schedule the Judge to perform your ceremony at your venue location other than the Courthouse.

Please follow these steps to schedule a ceremony at the Justice of the Peace 4-1:

  1. Please obtain a Marriage License 72 hours PRIOR to scheduling a ceremony.
  2. Once you have obtained a Texas-issued marriage license, complete the Wedding Ceremony Questionnaire - found here.
  3. On the date of your scheduled Wedding Ceremony, remember to bring your fee (Cash Only) and your Texas-issued marriage license with you.

Monday thru Friday from 10:30a-3:30p:
$80 CASH ONLY - By appointment
$100 CASH ONLY – Afterhours Monday - Thursday
$100 CASH ONLY - Walk-in

Saturday Ceremonies at the Court:
$250 CASH ONLY - By appointment only at Courthouse
$275 CASH ONLY – Off site Ceremony

***All wedding that are scheduled to be performed outside of business hours must be paid 48 hours in advance***

* Judge Jones welcomes walk-in wedding ceremonies during normal business hours Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm.*

Apply for a Wedding Ceremony Please refer to: the County Clerk Marriage License site for information on securing a marriage license and to apply

Please note:
The wedding ceremony may be performed as soon as 72 hours after the purchase of the marriage license, but not after 90 days from the date of purchase.

  1. Wedding ceremonies are offered in both English and Spanish.
  2. Guests are welcome.
  3. Wedding ceremonies are performed Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm and Saturdays by appointment.
  4. The ceremony could take 20-30 minutes.

* If you experience technical difficulties while completing the online form below, please dial 214-751-4039, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., to schedule your wedding by phone*.