Frequently Asked Questions

How do witnesses work? How many people may attend?


2 witnesses are required by the Province of Ontario. You are welcome to bring your own or have us arrange them. Our fee is $20 +HST per witness. Witnesses must be minimum 14 years of age. Vow Renewals do not require witnesses. For 'The Quickie' and 'The Quickie+' you are allowed a maximum of 4 in your party (yourselves + 2 witnesses). For the 'Shotgun Wedding' and 'The Full Monty' you are allowed a maximum of 10 in your party (yourselves + 8 guests). **Current COVID restrictions only permit us to have 10 people on-site, including yourselves and in-house vendors** For the 'Viva Las Vegas' you are allowed a maximum of 10 in your party (yourselves + 8 guests). **Current COVID restrictions only permit us to have 10 people on-site, including yourselves and in-house vendors**




How much notice do you need to book our celebration?


For all our package options we prefer 7 days notice, but we can accomodate shorter periods based on availability.




Can we bring our own alcoholic beverages to enjoy on site?


Yes. You are allowed to bring 1 bottle of wine or 1 bottle of champagne (per 2 people) to your celebration. However, you must be of legal age (19) and have a designated driver or a professional transportation service if you will be consuming alcohol or engaging in any 420 activities. It is illegal in the province of Ontario to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol before your ceremony is completed. Country Vegas does not provide or sell cannabis or alcohol. Country Vegas is located on private property and there are no exceptions to these rules due to insurance legalities. You will also be asked to sign a waiver.




Can we smoke on the property?


Yes. You may smoke cigarettes, cannabis, cigars, or vape at Country Vegas outdoors only. You must use the disposals provided. However, you must be of legal age (19) and have a designated driver or a professional transportation service if you will be consuming alcohol or engaging in any 420 activities. It is illegal in the province of Ontario to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol before your ceremony is completed. Country Vegas does not provide or sell cannabis or alcohol. Country Vegas is located on private property and there are no exceptions to these rules due to insurance legalities. You will also be asked to sign a waiver.




What do we need to bring with us to our celebration?


You are required by law to provide your own marriage license for your ceremony. You can obtain your marriage license from city hall. Please also bring Government issued identification.

We insist you also bring big fat smiles!

For Vow Renewals, just bring your big fat smiles!




Can we bring our own photographer or videographer?


All photography and videography is provided in-house at Country Vegas. We do not allow outside media companies on-site.




Do you offer religious ceremonies?


We are sorry we do not provide religious ceremonies. Donny is registered as a humanist officiant with Humanist Canada and offers fun and personalized secular ceremonies. You won't be disappointed! If you prefer a religious ceremony, you are welcome to bring your own Officiant, however the fee for Country Vegas will remain the same. Donny will happily recommend a religious Officiant if you prefer.




What protocols do you have in place during COVID-19?


Country Vegas is currently adhering to all Government regulations in regards to COVID-19. We are following social distancing guidelines, rules, and regulations. Please see our complete list of COVID-19 Protocols HERE.




Do you mail our marriage license for us?


We will take care of mailing your marriage license for you after your ceremony. We send your license by regular mail for no additional fee. If you would like it sent by courrier with a tracking number, we charge an additional fee of $15 CAD.




Is Country Vegas pet friendly?


Of course! We welcome you to bring your leashed dog to come celebrate with you at Country Vegas. Please just let us know when you book that you would like to bring your pet.