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 - 4:30pm, 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.

Price Change effective Monday, January 11, 2021

*Military weddings are free with proof of valid military ID*
$100 - business hours at courthouse (8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
$120 - business hours at other location (8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
$100 - walk-ins
$140 - afterhours during the week Monday-Friday (after 4:00 p.m.)
$250 - weekends at courthouse
$250 Starting - Holidays
$275 - weekends at other location (confirm the price for drive time)
$50 fee for Spanish Interpreter if outside of normal business hours

$100 - Set Up and clean up totaling 45 minutes. Refundable Deposit $40 always prior 48 hour in advance.
Start on time and clean up on time.

***All wedding that are scheduled to be performed outside of business hours must be paid 48 business hours in advance unless given different instruction by Judge Jones. ***

*** All weddings that are scheduled for Friday must be paid 48 business hours in advance unless given different instruction by Judge Jones ***

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*.