Simply Married


Simple 5-minute weddings on the waterfront.  A special service of the Tavares Pavilion on the Lake.

Don't have time for an elaborate ceremony, but still want a memorable wedding day? Choose Simply Married!
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For Appointment Call 352.742.6319                        
Tavares Pavilion on the Lake offers a  simple alternative to courthouse weddings in a beautiful setting on Lake Dora.

  • Weddings can take place outside on the pier, in the gardens, on the balcony, or inside the Pavilion on the main staircase
  • Reasonably priced:  $50 in the gardens; $75 on the pier; $100 inside the Pavilion
  • Simple ceremonies are available on Tuesday or Thursday, 10am to 4pm
  • Appointments are required; please call in advance - 352.742.6319
  • A valid marriage license must be obtained in advance, issued by a Florida Clerk of the Circuit Court
  • All marriages are performed by a Notary Public
  • Dress up, or come as you are
The civil ceremony performed is very simple, dignified and non-denominational.  Like a traditional courthouse wedding, the ceremony is only a few minutes long.  Couples may write their own vows, within the parameters of the time allotted.
The fee for Simply Married includes:
     A licensed Florida Notary Public as officiate
     A simple 5 minute recitation of vows
     Ceremony is performed with wedding party and guests standing
     Signing of the marriage license by Florida Notary Public
     A stamped, addressed envelope to mail the completed marriage license to the county courthouse to be recorded

The fee for Simply Married does not include:
     Music
     Flowers
     Chairs or other seating
     Candle or unity ceremony