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North Texas LGBTQ+ Wedding Vendors & Allies Gather for ‘Sip and See’ This Weekend

Published Monday, Feb. 13th, 2023

Fun LGBTQ+ Wedding Event in Texas this weekend!



A free ‘sip and see’ wedding planning event in North Texas this weekend will bring together local LGBTQ+ wedding vendors, allied businesses, and engaged couples in search of a supportive wedding team.


Browse free Same-Sex Wedding Ceremony Scripts


Now in its fourth year, the LGBTQ+ Sip & See Spring Wedding Planning Event will take place Sunday, February 19th, and is designed to provide a safe and friendly environment in which same-sex and other LGBTQ+ couples can meet with inclusive local LGBTQ+ wedding vendors and allies – and plan their perfect wedding! Find the details below. 



LGBTQ+ Sip & See Spring Wedding Planning Event


  • Date: February 19, 2023
  • Price: Free
  • Time: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM CST
  • Location: Apricus Venue / 6633 S. I-35E / Denton / Corinth, TX 



This fun event is organized by the North Texas LGBTQ Wedding Network and Chevy Chey Photography, and will be held at Apricus Venue, a new luxury wedding and events venue in the Dallas Fort-Worth (DFW) metro area. 


Related: How to Officiate a Same-Sex Wedding Ceremony


“This isn’t your normal open house, as we are wanting to showcase LGBTQ+ & ALLIED BUSINESSES for others to see and support,” organizers say. 


For more information, visit the event page here. 



Promotional image for the LGBTQ+ Sip & See Wedding Event, hosted by the North Texas LGBTQ Wedding Network, shows an outdoor photo of the venue, Apricus in DFW area

photo via NTX LGBTQ Wedding Network event page




We love to see inclusive wedding businesses come together to celebrate love and marriage for all!


Here at American Marriage Ministries (AMM), we're proud advocates for marriage equality. The belief that all people have a right to marry and to perform marriage is why our church was founded, and it's why we keep doing what we do -- providing free ordination and free wedding officiant training for our ministers all around the country, so that they can marry couples in their communities with the love and respect they deserve. 




AMM Ministers in the North Texas / Dallas area: 


Are you a featured officiant or vendor at this event? Do you plan to stop by to network with other wedding professionals in your area? Do you have a favorite story from a past ‘Sip & See’ event?  


We want to hear from you! 


Send us an email at: [email protected]




Attention Wedding Officiants! 


Atlanta Wedding Officiant Education & Networking Day

April 12, 2023

Join American Marriage Ministries for a day of learning how to be an impeccable officiant, networking and strategy seminars, and community building for officiants from the greater Atlanta area and beyond. We’re a diverse, knowledgeable, and thriving community, and for the first time ever, AMM is bringing our ministers together to create memories and elevate the conversation about what it means to officiate weddings and bring couples together during this important moment in their lives.

Join us on April 12 at the Hyatt Place Atlanta / Centennial Park to learn from experienced officiants and share your own knowledge during breakout sessions and discussion groups. Guest speakers include Bethel Nathan, Raquel Solomon, Jimmie Berguin, and Lewis King. Tickets are $45 and include lunch, refreshments, and a fun networking mixer following the seminar.


Learn more & Purchase Tickets here 

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Jessica Levey
Jessica Levey

Lead Staff Writer & Illustrator

Jessica loves exploring the history and magic of ritual, the connections between people and places, and sharing true stories about love and commitment. She's an advocate for marriage equality, LGBTQ+ rights, and individuality, and is an ordained Minister with AMM. When she’s not writing or illustrating for AMM, she enjoys city hikes, fantasy novels, comics, and traveling.

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