Leap Day Weddings at the Perkins Stone Mansion

Feb 29, 2020


Akron Municipal Court

Harold K. Stubbs Justice Center
217 S. High Street, Suite 713
Akron, Ohio 44308 USA

Contact: Nicole Hagy, Community Outreach & Grants Coordinator
330-375-2186 (Office) / court@akronohio.gov


Akron, Ohio, January 13, 2020 – The Akron Municipal Court is partnering with two breathtaking, historic venues to offer a unique experience for area couples. Off-site weddings will be held at the Akron Civic Theatre on Friday, February 14, 2020 in honor of Valentine’s Day for the third consecutive year. For the first time, the Akron Municipal Court will be joining forces with the Summit County Historical Society to host weddings at its Perkins Stone Mansion on Saturday, February 29, 2020 in honor of Leap Day and on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 in honor of St. Patrick’s Day.

Akron Municipal Court Judge Ron Cable will perform Valentine’s Day weddings on February 14, 2020 from 10 a.m. to Noon and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Akron Civic Theatre, located at 182 S. Main St. in downtown Akron.

Akron Municipal Court Judge Annalisa S. Williams will perform Leap Day weddings on February 29, 2020 from 10 a.m. to Noon at the Summit County Historical Society’s Perkins Stone Mansion, located at 550 Copley Rd. in Akron.

Akron Municipal Court Administrative/Presiding Judge Nicole Walker will perform St. Patrick’s Day weddings on March 17, 2020 from 10 a.m. to Noon at the Summit County Historical Society’s Perkins Stone Mansion, located at 550 Copley Rd. in Akron.

Appointments are first-come, first-served and must be scheduled and paid for before the date of the ceremony. Time slots will not be added once all appointments are booked.

Prior to the ceremony, couples must obtain a marriage license from Summit County Probate Court. They then must pay a cash-only ceremony fee at the Akron Municipal Court Clerk’s Office in Room 837 of the Harold K. Stubbs Justice Center, located at 217 S. High St. The fee is $25 for those in the court’s jurisdiction, Akron, Fairlawn, Bath, Richfield, Springfield Township, Lakemore and the Summit County portion of Mogadore. There is a $40 fee for those residing outside the jurisdiction.

After paying the fee, couples should take their receipt to Room 901 in the Stubbs building to secure a time slot.

No professional photographers are permitted.

For more information regarding scheduling, contact the Akron Municipal Court’s Chief Service Bailiff Patricia Williams at (330) 375-2592.