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Pastries By Carla
They specialize in finely detailed wedding cakes that are designed to reflect the brides every wish. 
“Our cakes are custom-made culinary works of fit a theme, enhance an atmosphere or fulfill a dream.”
Pastries by Carla
2248 Day Rd, Walnut Shade, MO 65771


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Wedding Venues in Southwest Missouri and Northwest Arkansas Recommended Wedding Venues 
Southwest Missouri / Northwest Arkansas

Garden Chapel at Big Cedar
612 Devils Pool Road
Ridgedale, MO 65739

Chapel of the Ozarks at Johnny Morris’ Top of the Rock
190 Top of the Rock Road
Ridgedale, MO 65739

Integrity Hills
280 Integrity Hills Drive
Ridgedale, MO 65739

Silver Dollar City 
399 Silver Dollar City Railroad
Branson, MO 65616

Chateau on the Lake Resort & Spa
415 N. State Hwy. 265
Branson, MO 65616

Titanic Museum Attraction
3235 76 Country Blvd.
Branson, MO 65616

Lindwedel Winery
3158 Missouri 265
Branson, MO 65616

Hilton Hotels Branson Landing
3 Branson Landing Blvd.
Branson, MO 65616

Thorncrown Chapel
479-253-7401 or 479-981-4000
12968 Hwy 62 West
Eureka Springs AR 72632

Crescent Hotel
75 Prospect Avenue
Eureka Springs AR 72632

Basin Hotel
1905 Basin Park Hotel
12 Spring St.
Eureka Springs AR 72632

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Obtaining a Wedding License in Missouri A marriage license is issued by the Recorder of Deeds in each Missouri county and is valid only in Missouri. A man and woman applying for a marriage license do not need to be Missouri residents.


Both must appear in person before the recorder of deeds or a deputy recorder and present valid identification containing date of birth, along with a Social Security card, to apply for a marriage license.


Fees for a marriage license and copies may vary by county.


For more information on marriage licenses and to find what documentation is required, contact your county’s Recorder of Deeds at or view a list of county officials.

Here are the two offices nearby.

 Taney County Courthouse Recorder’s Office

 132 David Road

 Forsyth, MO 65653



Stone County Courthouse Recorder’s Office

 108A E 4th Street

 Galena, MO 65656




Marriage Laws (Revised Statutes of Missouri 451)


•Applicants for a marriage license must be at least 18 years old.

 •Applicants who are younger than 18 must have consent from a custodial parent or guardian.

 •Applicants wishing to apply who are younger than 15 must obtain a circuit court order.

 •Applicants cannot be married already and may not be related by blood, through and including first cousins.

 •It is the public policy of this state to issue a marriage license only to a man and woman.


•The license must be picked up prior to the marriage ceremony. The person performing the ceremony must have the license prior to the ceremony.

 •The person performing the marriage ceremony shall return the license to the issuing Recorder of Deeds within 15 days.

 •If a marriage ceremony does not occur, the license shall be void after thirty days from the date of issuance.

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Branson- Your best choice for a destination wedding Branson Missouri is an increasingly popular and favorite choice as a wedding destination. The Branson area provides an abundance of lodging and entertainment choices to suit almost every budget. Branson is well known for its shows, family entertainment, and natural beauty. 

Located in the heart of the Midwest, Branson sits on the shores of beautiful Table Rock Lake. Table Rock Lake features over 800 miles of shoreline, tremendous fishing and some of the most beautiful scenery in the Ozarks. Branson is best known for its family-friendly environment, attractions, and shows.

The most popular of these are Silver Dollar City, Dolly Parton’s Stampede Dinner Attraction, and the Showboat Branson Belle. 

Silver Dollar City is an 1880’s themed amusement park and is one of the most visited amusement parks in the Midwest. Premiering at Silver Dollar City in 2018: Time Traveler™  the world’s fastest, steepest and tallest spinning coaster!

The World’s Most Visited Dinner Attraction, Dolly Parton’s Stampede in Branson presents its largest, most high-spirited adventure ever.  Featuring a rousing overture highlighted by 32 magnificent horses and a cast of top-notch riders, Dolly’s Stampede will thrill you with daring feats of trick riding and competition.

Experience Table Rock Lake aboard the Showboat Branson Belle, as you embark on a 2-hour cruise featuring a delicious 3-course meal, delightful entertainment and 4 grand decks to explore as you relax and enjoy breathtaking panoramic views.

Branson features over eighty shows so there is definitely something for everyone. Our other favorites include Samson, Shepherd of the Hills, Legends in Concert, The Shoji Tabuchi Show, Six, and The Acrobats of China.

If a show is not for you there is still plenty of things to do in Branson. Visit the Titanic Museum Attraction, or seek the thrills of a zipline, parasail over Table Rock Lake, race go-carts at the Track Family Fun Parks or play golf on one of the Branson areas many fine courses. 

With Branson’s Midwest location, family and budget friendly environment, and variety of entertainment it is easy to see why Branson has become a hidden gem and favorite choice for destination weddings and family gatherings of all types.


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