Ceremony Packages

What are the Fees?

This is usually one of the first questions on your mind, rest assured, we are willing to work within your budget, and however, it is also important to understand we must be fair with one another. When we discuss fees with you we will share with you what fees are normal and customary in the local wedding market. Once we discuss those fees, we will discuss what is affordable for you and go from there as we truly want to serve you as your officiant.

Not sure where to start?

Our initial consultation by phone can give you a wealth of information and put you on the right track and of course is always at no cost or obligation.

Ceremony Packages

Ceremony(A)

Formal Wedding Ceremony: A formal wedding ceremony can be religious or non-religious, but consists of the following elements: The officiant is in full cleric attire or wearing suite and tie. The setting is in a church, private or semiprivate facility and requires a rehearsal. The ceremony itself is detailed and conforms to exacting social expectations, including an elaborately decorated ceremony, brides maids, grooms men, numerous attendants and ushers.

 Ceremony (B) Rehearsal Optional 

Semiformal Wedding Ceremony:  A semiformal wedding ceremony can be religious or non-religious, but consist of the following elements: The officiant’s attire is suite and tie. The setting is in a private or semiprivate facility. The ceremony itself is less detailed the couples have the freedom to customize every aspect of their marriage ceremony. They usually hold on to several important traditions, create a mashup of both traditions or come up with something completely new. Although not as elaborate, a semiformal wedding ceremony has a more intimate feel.

 Ceremony (C) Our most popular wedding ceremony / Rehearsal Optional 

Informal Wedding Ceremony: An informal wedding ceremony can be religious or non-religious, but consist of the flowing elements: The officiant’s attire is business casual. The setting is at the couples chosen location other than a church. The ceremony itself is casual without all the pomp and circumstance of a formal or semiformal wedding ceremony, it is short and sweet.

 Ceremony (D)

Short and Sweet Elopement: Relaxing, simple, budget-friendly, and stress-free!  A short and sweet elopement can be religious or non-religious. The setting is at the officiant’s office located at 625 E. 2nd Avenue, Suite 1, Gastonia, NC 28054. You are not required to say anything except “I do!”  Just let us know what is comfortable for you.  Dress up or come casual, much more romantic and fun than an elopement at city hall.  Your wedding-your way!  Appointment preferred but not necessary. You can reach us Monday-Friday 12:00am-6:00pm at (704)287-2853