Las Vegas is already known as the Wedding Capital of the World, and getting hitched is about to get a little easier in Sin City. The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is offering The Pop-Up Wedding Chapel for a twist on the classic Sin City wedding. And it doesn’t matter who gets married there either. The chapel is open to traditional marriages, vow renewals, commitment ceremonies, pet weddings or a faux-weddings. All will take place at the street level location set to open Dec. 28.
“The Cosmopolitan’s new Pop-up Wedding Chapel is a new twist on a Las Vegas tradition, the impromptu wedding,” noted Lisa Marchese, chief marketing officer at Cosmopolitan. “Whether you want to come in and renew your vows, get hitched or even just try marriage on for 24 hours with a faux ceremony, it will undoubtedly be a memorable experience for both the participants and those just watching from one of the most exciting boulevards in the world.”
The chapel’s retail space will include items such as wedding bands, faux wedding announcements and apparel as well as beer, wine and champagne. Guests are also encouraged to take photographs in the photo booth, which will post pictures to Facebook and Twitter. The space will also feature Las Vegas artist Jerry Misko’s take on the iconic Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign that will serve as a spectacular photo backdrop for wedding guests.
Three package options are available at The Wedding Chapel. Ranging from simple to a more elaborate affair, each includes a 20-minute ceremony, champagne poppers and Molla Space eraser rings dispensed from a gumball machine located in the chapel’s retail area. To individualize the ceremony to the couple’s tastes, a variety of add-on amenities such as custom playlists, post-ceremony reception, party favors, bouquets and boutonnieres, marriage certificates and photography packages are available at an additional cost.
You can pick the Hitched In a Hurry Package for $80. The package includes the wedding ceremony, two Sofia Coppola champagne cans, two Molla Space eraser rings, one photo in the photo booth and a gift bag. Step up the ceremony with the On a Whim Package for $125 with the wedding ceremony, silk flower bouquet, a six pack of Sofia Coppola champagne, two Molla Space eraser rings, two photos in the photo booth, party favors, two cake tops, a logo T-shirt and a gift bag. Go all out with the Going to the Chapel Package for $195 that includes the wedding ceremony, silk flower bouquet, a bottle of Sofia Coppola champagne, two Molla Space eraser rings, two photos in the photo booth, party favors, six cake tops, two logo T-shirts, a gift bag and a Marquee hotel guest list for four people. Want it to be legally binding? Add an additional $90 to the cost.
The wedding chapel is open Sunday through Wednesday from noon to 10 p.m. and Thursday through Saturday from noon to midnight. For more information, call 702-698-7640 or visit www.cosmopolitanlasvegas.com.