operating courthouse is available for weddings and other
special events. The Lapeer County Historic Courthouse has
been a part of its citizen's lives since the county's earliest
days. Make it a part of your family's history by holding
your wedding in it's historic chambers.
The Historic Courthouse is available both
on weekdays and weekends. It is advised that you make
your reservations at least two weeks in advance. The
Historic Courthouse may not always be available without advance
registration. Weddings held on weekends or after hours
must be scheduled five days in advance.
You may choose to have your ceremony on
the Historic Courthouse lawn or porch steps. There are no
special requirements for using the public space outside of the
building; however, it is always best to check with Building and
Grounds to be sure that no other events are scheduled for the
You may make a reservation for the use
of the Historic Courthouse Courtroom through the Lapeer County
Building and Grounds Department. A registration form is
required and the Waiver of Liability forum must also be signed.
A $200 fee is required, along with a $100 cleaning deposit,
which will be refunded if no clean up costs are incurred.
By using the Courthouse for your ceremony, you are given the
opportunity to contribute to the restoration of the Historic
The Registration Form and Waiver of
Liability can be mailed along with payment to: Lapeer County
Building and Grounds Department, 255 Clay Street, Lapeer,
Michigan 48446. For questions or more information,
contact the Department of Building and Grounds at (810)