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Orlando Eye hosts weddings 400 feet in the air for Valentine's Day

Win the Orlando Eye contest, get married in a love capsule

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ORLANDO, Fla. – Love is in the air!

About 400 feet that is, as you can be enclosed in a capsule with your Valentine on the tallest observation wheel on the coast. 

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"The Orlando Eye is inviting 30 lucky couples to celebrate their love with a wedding on the 400-foot observation wheel on Feb. 13. Couples looking to plan their wedding, vow renewal or commitment ceremony are invited to submit a 30-second video on why they deserve to win a chance to have their ceremony on the observational wheel," according to a news release. 

Each couple will receive a private capsule, which they are allowed to bring their own bouquets, an officiant and up to six guests, "or a maximum of nine guests in each capsule.

Once the ceremonies are complete, the newlyweds and their guests are invited to a champagne and wedding cake reception in the I-Drive 360 Courtyard," according to the release. 

After the ceremony, the newlyweds and their guests are invited to a champagne and wedding cake reception in the I-Drive 360 Courtyard.

According to the news release, to be considered for the contest, couples must upload a video to YouTube and send the link to the Orlando Eye team (orlandoinfo@merlinentertainments.biz) with a short description of the couple, including names and some special highlights of their relationship, as well as contact information, including email address and phone number. The email’s subject line should read “Orlando Eye Wedding.”

Selected couples will be notified on Feb. 8.

The Orlando Eye showcases 360-degree views of Central Florida, such as theme parks and attractions, downtown Orlando and Kennedy Space Center.