Elton John Is Getting Married! Details Revealed

elton johnWedding bells are officially ringing for Sir Elton John and David Furnish! Same sex couples are finally allowed to get legally married in England and these two who have been together for-just-about-ever are making it officially official.

At Elton's birthday party last week, David said: "We don’t feel the need to take an extra step legally. But since we’re committed for life, we feel it’s really important to take that step, and take advantage of that amazing change in legislation. We all live by example." Sweet! The details of their wedding are even sweeter.

Elton and David's wedding will be in May. If you recall, they had a civil ceremony with a party back in 2005 that cost around $2 million bucks. This time, though, the dads are having something smaller and with their kids. 

"I think what we’ll do is go to a registry office in England in May, and take the boys with us, and a couple of witnesses," David said.

How sweet is that? The Elton and David have two kids -- Elijah is 16 months now and Zachary is 3. Even though it's only a piece of paper, it's a big deal -- and I'm guessing that this ceremony will be even more emotional because they will be surrounded by their kids.

Are you a fan of a big wedding or a smaller one? What do you think of Elton and David's wedding plans?


Image via David Shankbone/Flickr

weddings, celebrity gossip, celeb couples


To add a comment, please log in with

Use Your CafeMom Profile

Join CafeMom or Log in to your CafeMom account. CafeMom members can keep track of their comments.

Join CafeMom or Log in to your CafeMom account. CafeMom members can keep track of their comments.

Comment As a Guest

Guest comments are moderated and will not appear immediately.

prplecat prplecat

I think that if it's what they want, it's JUST RIGHT.  :)

.anon... .anonymous

How amazing for them! It's about time they can legally marry each other. So happy for them!

SaphireH SaphireH

Yay!! I love seeing them together just as much as i love seeing Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka together, they are awesome couples and when both families hang out it's an overload of adorable with those kids.

1-3 of 3 comments