Wedding Packages & Fees

2017-18 Wedding Packages and Fees

All ceremonies are custom designed and personalized for each couple. I will give the same attention to detail whether you are having an intimate elopement or a large celebration. My fees are based on the time spent preparing for your special day. Below are some general pricing guidelines. Each is a starting point, and can be customized to your specific interests.

wedding-balloons-releaseUnlimited Wedding Celebration  – $500

The most popular wedding package. The best value and a completely customized ceremony.

  • Ceremony held at location of your choice.*
  • Personal ceremony consultation and design. A completely unique and customized wedding ceremony crafted just for you.
  • Up to two added ceremony elements.
  • Unlimited phone calls and emails.
  • Unlimited consultation throughout the planning process.
  • Access to my wedding planning archives and resources.
  • Unlimited guest list and attendants.
  • Attendance and direction of your rehearsal.
  • Officiating your wedding. Approximately 25-30 minutes in length.
  • Keepsake Ceremony Script and Wedding Certificate.
  • Marriage License guidance. Filing license after ceremony either in person or by certified mail.

Intimate Wedding Celebration –  starting at $250

This package is perfect if you are having a small, intimate wedding and want a personal and meaningful ceremony.
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  • Ceremony held at location of your choice.*
  • Personal ceremony consultation and design. Choose from sample ceremonies; I will customize to fit your needs.
  • One planning meeting
  • Small guest list (less than 30 people) and few attendants. Price adjusted for larger guest list or wedding party.
  • Officiating your wedding. Approximately 20 minutes in length.
  • Marriage License guidance. Filing license after ceremony either in person or by certified mail.
  • A rehearsal is always recommended and can be added to this package for an additional $100. I will

 

stella artois and champagneShort & Sweet (Elopement)- $150

(Like a courthouse wedding but so much better!)
This is for the couple who does not have time (or interest) to wait at the office for the Justice of the Peace. Get your license. Call or email me. Done! I can usually fit in weekday elopements with a 48 hours’ notice (sometimes even less).

  • The couple and two guests/ witnesses.
  • A basic but heartfelt and personalized ceremony.
  • Ceremony held at my home or at the Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park.
  • Officiating your ceremony. Approximately 10 minutes in length.
  • Filing license after ceremony either in person or by certified mail.

 

kiss carouselTheme Wedding or Flash Wedding – prices vary

Are you adventurous? Do you and your fiance want to have a non-traditional ceremony? Click here for some ideas to get you started!

  • What’s a flash wedding?  Click here to read a recent NPR article about them. Basically, think of an off-beat place where you would love to be married, but that is not necessarily considered a wedding venue. We’ll meet up there and have a spontaneous wedding!
  • Marriage License guidance. Filing license after ceremony either in person or by certified mail.

 

Vow Renewal – $200

  • Ceremony held at location of your choice.*
  • Unlimited phone calls and emails to plan ceremony.
  • Very small guest list and no attendants.  If you would like something on a larger scale, contact me for details.
  • Officiating your renewal ceremony.

 

Additional Information

  • I am happy to attend and direct your rehearsal. This service is included in the Unlimited Wedding Package, or can be added to any other package for an additional $100.
  • $150 non-refundable deposit required to reserve your date and time for the Unlimited and Intimate Wedding Packages. This is credited toward your total fee. Full payment due at least seven (7) days prior to your wedding. For Short & Sweet Package, full payment is required to reserve the date and time.
  • Cash, check, or credit card (payment for Short & Sweet (Elopements) must be in cash at time of service

*Unless otherwise stated, travel to locations within 25 miles of my home is included. When applicable, additional travel fees beyond the included mileage will be assessed at $1.00 per mile.