Weddings

Wedding Ceremony

Officiant will allow one hour for marriage ceremony at the venue, which includes arriving approximately 30 minutes early and staying approximately 15 minutes for signing license and photos.

 

Officiant will discuss format of ceremony with bride and/or groom prior to ceremony over phone and/or e-mail for a total of one hour prior to the day of event.

 

Officiant will obtain witness signature(s) and file marriage license with County Recorder within allotted legal timeframe (10 days), by mail or in person.

 

Officiant will dress to coordinate with ceremony (as best as possible) or wear a neutral color.

 

Themed weddings may involve an additional charge.

 

Base fees:

Sacramento area (50-mile radius of Capitol Building) - $400.00

Lake Tahoe - $500.00

Napa Valley - $700.00

For rehearsal, add $100 to base fee.

Elope

No wedding party, no walk down the aisle, no fanfare, and just a few guests.

 

Officiant will perform a special elopement ceremony at a location of your choice in the Sacramento area! It includes a welcome, declaration of intent, ring exchange, your personal vows, pronouncement, and kiss presentation.

 

Officiant will obtain witness signature(s) and file marriage license with County Recorder within allotted legal timeframe (10 days), by mail or in person. Best for groups of 15 or fewer.

 

Fees

Sacramento area (50-mile radius of Capitol Building) - $150.00

Lake Tahoe - $200.00

Napa Valley - $300.00

Just the Basics

Don’t need a ceremony? We’ve got you covered!

 

The officiant will perform a “Declaration of Intent” ceremony only. It’s a simple civil ceremony. Officiant will obtain witness signature(s) and file marriage license with County Recorder within allotted legal timeframe (10 days), by mail or in-person Note:

 

This option is only available for this price in Sacramento County and limited to you and a group of 10 or fewer guests.

 

Fees

Full payment due at time of booking.

$150.00

Other Information

Travel Expenses

0 – 50 miles from Capitol Building

No charge for mileage

50 – 100 miles from Capitol Building

$50.00

More than 100 miles from Capitol Building

$100.00

Overnight stay required

$150.00 per night

Flight required

Cost of airfare

 

Military Discount

Save on full ceremony officiant services (not applicable to elopements, rehearsals, mileage, or other items)

15% off

 

Senior Discount

Save on full ceremony officiant services (not applicable to elopements, rehearsals, mileage, or other items)

15% off

 

Printed Copy of Ceremony

Since each ceremony is designed for each couple, I can provide a printed copy, on commemorative paper, bound in a report cover

$20.00

 

Sound System

At your own expense. I am comfortable with most microphone setups.

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