It's never too soon to start planning for Valentine's Day — especially for couples using the date to get married.
The Santa Cruz County Clerk's Office is encouraging couples to sign up for its Valentine's Day wedding festivities.
The wedding ceremony costs $100 and is held in the "Peace, Love and Happiness Wedding Room." The weddings will be broadcast on the county's "WedCam" if the couples agree to it.
Desserts, refreshments and flowers will be donated from local businesses.
The ceremonies will be held every 30 minutes until 8 p.m. Couples can reserve a spot online at www.sccoclerk.com or by calling (831-454-2060.
Couples will need a marriage license and a witness to be married at the clerk's office.