he canal is a public space. So best of all, FREE for use!! As long as you do not need to set up chairs or tables you will not need a permit.
The canal is a great option offering beautiful water features or bridges for backdrops. Consider taking a ride or getting married on the gondola. (A Beautiful boat service you may hire in season) Gondola Newlywed Ride or Wedding
Best of all, afterward, you are already in downtown INDY! Many food options, Horse carriage rides, and so many more things to choose from. Celebrate your marriage out on the town.