Intimate Ceremony



INTIMATE CEREMONY FAQ's

Your guests will be delighted and honored that they made this short and sweet guest list!

After the two of you exchange "I DO's", there is plenty of time for a charming celebration and photos in the cottage and around the property before heading off to an intimate celebration dinner or a larger reception.

HOW MUCH IS THE INTIMATE CEREMONY PACKAGE and WHAT IS INCLUDED?

COST:  $1,095.00 + tax

RETAINER FEE:  $500.00 + tax due when reserving your wedding date.

REMAINING BALANCE:  $595.00 + tax due exactly one month prior to your wedding date.


INCLUDED:

✔ 2 hour venue rental

✔ Happy Couple

✔ Up to 48 guests

✔ Wedding officiant

✔ Ceremony space

✔ Seating for guests  

✔ Personalized ceremony script

✔ Personalized ceremony music

✔ Completion of marriage license and filing

✔ Ceremony Coordinator

✔ *A 30 Minute Rehearsal Scheduled the week of the wedding for an additional fee. ($50.00)


HOW DO WE RESERVE A DATE/TIME FOR THE INTMATE CEREMONY PACKAGE?  

You will be required to complete a contract and pay the retainer fee to reserve this package.  

You can reserve your wedding date one of two ways;

IN PERSON:  You will need to come in on a TUESDAY during COTTAGE TOURS 3pm to 6pm to reserve a date and time.

EMAIL:  Contract and Invoice complete online.


CAN WE RESERVE ONLINE?  

Yes.  We can send over a CONTRACT and INVOICE via email.


WHERE IS OUR WEDDING CEREMONY HELD?

You have choices!

The COTTAGE:  Maximum head count is 12 persons (Happy Couple and 10 guests)

The COURTYARD:  Year Round

The WOODLANDS:  May - November


HOW MUCH TIME DO WE HAVE AT THE COTTAGE?  

2 Hours.  


CAN WE ADD MORE TIME TO THE INTIMATE CEREMONY PACKAGE?

No.


WHAT TIME CAN WE ARRIVE?

On Time.  Doors will open precisely at the start of your reserved time frame.


HOW MANY GUESTS CAN WE HAVE?  

Up to 48 guests are included in the package.  This means you can reserve this package and invite anywhere from 2 guests to 48 guests.


DO CHILDREN COUNT AS A GUEST?

Children 3 years old and older do count as a guest.


WHAT IF WE HAVE 50 GUESTS? 

Marry Me is very strict with guest limits.  Please be aware that guest count over 48 persons will be turned away.


CAN WE GET DRESSED AT THE COTTAGE?  

YES.  Please plan accordingly as you will have approximately 25 minutes to dress prior to the ceremony.  We allow 3 persons in the wedding suite.


HOW LONG DO WE HAVE FOR PHOTOS?  

If you arrive on time and the ceremony begins promptly, you will have approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes for photos following the ceremony.


WHERE CAN WE TAKE PHOTOS?

Inside the cottage and outdoors.  


CAN WE BRING IN A PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER?  

Yes.  We highly recommend it!


DOES OUR PHOTOGRAPHER COUNT AS A GUEST?

No.  However, we only allow 1 photographer (not a team)


CAN WE HAVE OUR OWN OFFICIANT?

Yes.  


CAN WE WRITE OUR OWN VOWS?

Yes.  If you choose this option, please let us know.


CAN WE CHOOSE OUR OWN SONGS?

Yes.  You can choose up to 3 songs to play for the ceremony.  

A wedding party processional song, processional and a recessional song choice.

  

The Wedding Ceremony may be short and sweet, but it will be the BEST DAY ever!

You and your fiance will invite your nearest and dearest to witness your marriage.  

Your guests will be delighted and honored that they made this short and sweet guest list!  

After the two of you exchange "I DO's", 

there is plenty of time for a charming celebration and photos in the cottage

 and around the property before heading off to an intimate celebration dinner or a larger reception.

INTIMATE CEREMONY PACKAGE

$ 1,095.00

- Venue Rental for 2 Hours

- Up to 48 Guests

- Ordained Wedding Officiant 

-30 Minute Rehearsal (schedule the Thursday before)

- Personalized Wedding Ceremony Music

- Personalized Ceremony Script

- Beautiful Grounds for Photos



Call or Email for information to reserve your INTIMATE CEREMONY!

We schedule Intimate Ceremonies SEVEN day of the week.


Don't go to the courthouse, get married in style at Marry Me COTTAGE - An alternative way to say "I DO"!