Elope in Kansas - B&B and Small Wedding Packages
Wide Open Spaces & Scenic Adventures Greet Couples who Elope in Kansas
As Dorothy famously aid to Toto: “We’re not in Kansas anymore”. But how about eloping there? Follow the Yellow Brick Road to The Sunflower State, and a great place to get married!
Enjoy a variety of landscapes here in this central part of the USA. Whether it`s grasslands, sand dunes or canyons you find romantic, Kansas has much to offer for romance and scenery. Who could fail to make happy memories ”where the buffalo (still) roam” and the “deer and the antelope play”?
Kansas Elopement Packages
The Circle S Ranch in Lawrence, Kansas was built in 1998 to look like an old barn, complete with silo, and that “old west” feel. They offer an Kansas elopement package for 25 people or fewer, and you can choose to have your simple ceremony outdoors in the gardens or inside before a double fireplace. The package starts at $1950 and guests can be added for an additional cost. It includes accommodation for the bride and groom in a room with private whirlpool, officiate, bridal bouquet, cake for bride and groom and a romantic dinner for two.
The Victorian Verandah Country Inn, also located in the River Valley of Lawrence, KS offers both indoor and outdoor elopement packages with many options. For the ultimate in casual elegance, the simplest package is for a couple and two friends. It includes 2 rooms, breakfast in the morning, bouquet and boutonniere, wedding cake, champagne, and officiant. At $295 plus tax, this is really an option worth looking into!
The Morning Star Bed and Breakfast in Manhattan, KS, is another good option for eloping in Kansas. The house is in a lovely historic residential district in the heart of “the Little Apple.” Experience the rare expanse of tall grass prairie and unique habitat, beauty and history of this Flint Hills area town. Elopement packages at the Morning Star range from $399 to $799 (plus tax) and can include up to 30 guests. Bridal make-up and manicure as well as couples massage are just some of the interesting add-ons to consider for your special day.
More Elope in Kansas Packages:
The Woodward Inns in Topeka now offers elopement packages and stays for the bride and groom and up to about 16 guests. Dinner and luxuries can be added if desired. Callfor more information and arrangements.
Creekside Farms in Fowler, is another bed and breakfast offering opportunities to elope in Kansas. It’s a 1920s farmhouse in a rural setting close to the small town of Meade, and a short drive to several attractions. Inquire about their elopement package by phoning 620-646-5586.
Eloping in Kansas - Requirements, etc
You do not have to be a state resident to get married or elope in Kansas and no premarital education or blood tests are required. Apply at the district court clerk’s office with your driver’s license and social security card or other type of photo identification at the ready. Date of final divorce decree or death of previous spouse must be stated.
There is a waiting period of three days and the licence is valid for up to six months. Cost of the marriage license varies from county to county but is usually between $60 and $85.50. Cash and exact change is required.
Neither first cousin, nor same-sex marriages are legal in Kansas. Judges of a court record or any ordained minister may perform the ceremony.
(Please Note: This page on Kansas elopements is a guide only. Prices for these Kansas wedding packages as well as requirements for marriages in Kansas can change. Please consult with suppliers and official agencies before making any purchases or set arrangements.)