A collection of worldwide LGBTQ+ elopement stories.

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Cynthia & Danielle – An Elopement in Iceland

For the start, these two lovers knew they wanted something adventurous to solidify their marriage. So, they chose to elope to Iceland together.

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Nicole & Nikki

Nicole and Nikki didn’t want anything fancy, so they opted for an elopement in the city. They ate sweets from a local bakery and were congratulated by strangers.

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Jenna & Rebeca

Jenna & Rebecca shared an elopement at the base of a mountain with just two witnesses. They walked into a reception with all their guests – married.

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Ari & Pia

Ari & Pia skipped out on the traditional wedding and eloped to Copenhagen with two of their closest friends here’s there Germany same-sex wedding

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Jen & Sky

Jen and Sky met on a dating app and opted out of a big wedding, choosing to instead elope in Canada with some of their closest loved ones.

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Annie & Christy-Lee

They eloped, with a handful of family members, in a simple but beautiful ceremony at Lincoln Rock in the Blue Mountains.

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Ash & Emma

Ash and Emma had a big and expensive wedding before marriage equality was on the cards for Australia. They chose an understated beachside elopement in Broome.

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Dom & Emma

Dom and Emma wouldn’t consider themselves a traditional couple, rather, they like to approach life a little more outside the lines. They knew that a big wedding day just wouldn’t suit them as a couple and so they eloped to New Zealand, with just their mothers as guests, & ditched their white dresses for something ‘them’.

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Erin & Theresa

On August 11th, in the privacy of a random jungle off the beaten path in a public park, we got married. It was quite literally a perfect day. We planned next to nothing for the elopement, yet found ourselves wondering what it would look like until the wee hours of the morning.

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Danielle & Sandra

For some, it’s love at first sight. From the moment Danielle and Sandra met, it…