How to Elope To New Orleans and Get Married in the French Quarter for about $300.
Elope to Jackson Square in New Orleans, it is easy. All you need for a small ceremony is to contact Fig Street Weddings for details on how to rent the Square or use a free spot by one of the gates. Get a marriage license at the Marriage License office at 1010 Common St. New Orleans. Set up a time and date and if you like, even select a photographer from a recommended list, who do reduced rates for small weddings New Orleans Wedding Photographers.
See for more details- http://www.figstreet.com/guesthouse/jacksonsquarewedding.html
Couples can get married in one day if they get the license in the morning, weekdays only, make an appointment, get a waiver of delay, and do a simple ceremony before 2 witnesses. Great when you are taking a cruise ship out of New Orleans for the Honeymoon.