Registration Opens for Mass Wedding at Taipei Children’s Amusement Park
Have you ever imagined your loved one proposing to you romantically on the Ferris wheel or during a thrilling pirate ship ride? The City invites couples to sign up for the second group wedding event of 2017 that promises to bring unforgettable memories to those who wish to tie the knot.Commissioner Lan Shih-tsung of the Department of Civil Affairs (DCA) announced that a mass wedding ceremony will take place at Taipei Children’s Amusement Park in the evening of October 22 (Sunday). To mark the special occasion, participants in costumes sporting the theme “fairy tales” will be eligible to enter a raffle which offers an NT$6,000 prize as a honeymoon fund to winners.In addition, the newlyweds will receive a home appliance and a chance to bring home a 3-day-2-night accommodation voucher. The lucky ones will be selected in a draw organized by DCA on the day of the ceremony! Registration for the one-of-a-kind collective wedding is accepted between June 27 and July 7. Only 88 openings are available due to space restrictions. Individuals domiciled, attending school, or working in Taipei City are welcomed to participate. Those interested can sign up at respective district offices or through the online platform (http://canet.civil.taipei/umarry/)(Chinese). Relevant documents and forms should be forwarded to DCA at (address: North Wing, 9F., No.1, City Hall Road) to complete the registration.Should the number of couples registering exceed available positions, DCA will conduct a draw to determine the lucky ones. To learn more about the event, call 1999 Citizen Hotline, Ext. 6170.