Bartow, Florida -- It was a Valentine's Day to remember in Polk County for 28 couples who tied the knot in the first Group Wedding event in Bartow Friday.
The soon-to-be husbands and wives, walked one after another, down the isle to the Old Courthouse Steps that's now the History Center.
Polk County Clerk of Courts Stacy Butterfield officiated the ceremony.
"This is such a blessing that we are doing this on Valentine's Day, we're the first couples to do this in history. We're going to remember this forever and ever," said Janice Williams.