1. Pick a date(s). To get your desired venue [& save money] be flexible on the date.  It is best to first speak to your Minister or whoever is performing the ceremony if that date is available.  It is at this time that you ask the minister what he or she charges for officiating the ceremony.  Do not assume that the Minister is doing this for free.  There is usually a required fee for both the minister and the church.  Remember, Saturdays fill up first, then Sunday’s, then Fridays & then weekdays. Venues charge extra for Saturdays. Week days have a wider choice of dates.Read More →