Weddings & Honeymoons


  The following information has been compiled as a guide in making arrangements for your special occasion. Please contact the individuals and locations mentioned below for more specific information and availability. It is suggested, that if at all possible, you visit this area prior to making final arrangements.

  Angel Fire is in the heart of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains of Northern New Mexico, so outdoor weddings are frequent and usually breathtaking. Weddings have taken place on the highest pinnacle of the ski slopes; in the canyon near the river and many places in between. Other suggestions would include the small intimate chapel at the Vietnam Veterans National Memorial State Park (575-377-6900); the Angel Fire Resort Hotel or Country Club (800-633-7463); the Red River Conference Center in Red River (575-754-1708), or any of the bed and breakfasts or  private homes and condominiums, which are listed under accommodations on the Business Listings page. Another option is the Angel Fire Community Center 575-377-1544.

New Mexico, state law provides that any ordained minister, priest or judge from New Mexico can perform the ceremony and sign the marriage certificate. Marriage licenses can be applied for at any county clerks office in New Mexico at a cost of $25.00 - a photo ID with date of birth is required. This license is good for an indefinite time in any county in New Mexico. After the ceremony the license must be recorded at the county clerks office. County Clerks in this area: Town of Taos-Taos County (575-751-8654), Town of Raton - Colfax County (575-445-9451), Town of Las Vegas - San Miguel County (505-425-9331) - or click this link to see the entire list of New Mexico County Clerks. 

Churches in the area include: (Check with each for possible pre-wedding counseling requirements.)
Angel Fire Baptist Church, 575-377-3107
Angel Fire Lutheran Church, 575-377-2814
Angel Fire Foursquare Church, 575-377-5917
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 575-377-1973 or 575-770-8881
Eagle Nest Worship Center, 575-377-3354
Moreno Valley Church of Christ, 575-377-1043
St. Mel's Catholic Church in Eagle Nest, 575-376-2553
United Church of Angel Fire, a multi-denominational congregation 575-377-1559

The local judge and other ministers
The local municipal judge is Rich Hill, 575-377-3800

Other items to consider:
- See list of restaurants on our Business listings page, or call the Chamber of Commerce office for suggestions: 800-446-8117 or 575-377-6661.

Wende Woolley Photography - 866-377-0512 or 575-377-0512 phone/fax.
For all your professional photography needs: portraits, commercial, weddings. Serving Angel Fire, NM and Dallas, TX areas. E-mail:

Nail Care Specialist

  Bliss Natural Nail Care - 575-377-2288.
Providing a variety of manicure and pedicure services, from basic to luxurious, for both men and women in a tranquil, private setting. Retail products and gift certificates are also available. Debbie Larkin, owner. Located in the Cove Arts Center at 12Crestview Dr., Suite 6S.  E-mail:

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