Cuba: First gay and transgender marriage
11 August 2011 Last updated at 15:39 BST
Wendy and Ignacio have everything ready to marry - permission from the authorities, the dress and the bridesmaid.
But they are not a typical Cuban couple.
She is a transsexual who underwent surgery in 2007 and he is gay.
The wedding will take place in Cuba where gay marriage is banned.
Liliet Heredero reports.