County Clerk Announces Valentine’s Day Wedding Ceremonies

On Valentine’s Day, the Clerk’s office will be performing marriage ceremonies and registration is now open.

SAN BERNARDINO, CA (February 1, 2018) – The San Bernardino County Clerk’s office is preparing for one of the busiest days of the year for marriages.

“Valentine’s Day is very popular for marriage ceremonies. The San Bernardino County Clerk’s office stands ready to help deliver great customer service,” said San Bernardino County Assessor-Recorder-Clerk Bob Dutton. “Marriage ceremonies will be conducted all day and I strongly encourage couples to call ahead of time to schedule an appointment.”

The fee for the Public Marriage License is $89 and a Confidential Marriage License is $90. The fee for a Marriage Ceremony is $65. To be better prepared for the big day, couples are advised to visit the Assessor-Recorder-Clerk’s website for marriage license requirements:

According to the National Center for Health Statistics, in 2014, 2.1 million marriages took place in the United States. Last year in San Bernardino County, 86 couples were married by the County Clerk on this special day, and numbers are expected to be as high this year.

Ceremonies will be conducted throughout the day on Wednesday, February 14th during regular business hours. Walk-ins are welcome at the San Bernardino and Hesperia locations, however, appointments are encouraged. Appointments are required for Joshua Tree.

Branch locations are at:

San Bernardino, 222 W. Hospitality Lane, 1st Floor, San Bernardino, CA 92415

Hesperia, 15900 Smoke Tree Street, 1st Floor Hesperia, CA 92345

Joshua Tree (Appointments Only), 63665 29 Palms Highway-1st Floor, Joshua Tree, CA 92252

For office hours, visit:

To book your ceremony, please call (855) 732-2575 to reach the San Bernardino Hall of Records and (760) 995-8065 for appointments in Hesperia and Joshua Tree.

Click here for Valentine’s Day Flyer.


Daniel Sanchez
Media Specialist
Office of Assessor-Recorder-Clerk Bob Dutton

ARC Media Department

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