Iowa Same Sex Marriage Laws Create Exciting Opportunity for Couples at the Des Moines Marriott Downtown

Oct 22, 2009, 15:01 ET from Des Moines Marriott Downtown

DES MOINES, Iowa, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier this year, the state of Iowa legalized same-sex marriages after a 10-year ban, putting Iowa on the nation's map. As a result of the ruling, the Des Moines Marriott Downtown has created an exciting opportunity for all couples to make the commitment of a lifetime at their luxurious downtown property.

At the Des Moines Marriott Downtown, couples are sure to find just the right Des Moines, IA wedding reception venue to turn dreams into reality. From flawless cuisine to impeccable decor, the hotel firmly believes that perfection is in the details. That's why every couple will find it the ideal hotel to turn the picture of your wedding that you've carried in your mind into a memorial day that you're sure to remember forever.

Couples will love the way the hotel makes their special day the utmost priority, ensuring that every wish and family tradition is honored.

Complete with up to 25,000 square feet of event space, the hotel provides certified wedding planners, available to help orchestrate every detail, making the entire experience a fanciful dream. Also, learn how your guests can help pay for your honeymoon by visiting,

About Des Moines Marriott Downtown

Experience the bold transformation of a downtown Des Moines hotel boasting renovations consisting of meeting space, restaurant and guest rooms at the Des Moines Marriott Downtown. The fully modernized guest rooms feature stylish new furnishings, vibrant colors and cutting edge technology. Ideally located in the heart of the business district, this hotel in Des Moines, Iowa is connected to the Iowa Events Center and Wells Fargo Arena by skywalk, making it one of the most convenient downtown Des Moines hotels. Offering a well-equipped fitness center and pool, this Des Moines, Iowa hotel makes it easy to stay active while on the road. Dine at the delectable on-site Rock River Grill and Tavern, or discover unique area restaurants, close to shopping and entertainment. Highlighted by 25,000 square feet of space, this Des Moines, IA hotel is ideal for conferences, weddings, retreats and events of all sizes.

For more information or to make a Des Moines hotel reservation, call 515-245-5500 or visit

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