Key West Weddings and Events...with care. Unconventional. Uncomplicated. Exchanging vows in Key West? Please consider these hassle free, convenient packages for your Key West wedding, commitment ceremony or vow renewal. These include ceremonies at locations including private gardens, orchid gazebos, public beaches, parks, sailing catamarans, historic schooners and private yachts. Carefree weddings without hassles. Experienced, gracious, professional service. Without a premium price.
You can be lazy, I’ll do all the work. It’s easy when you love what you do...or at least I like to make it look easy! Some sites require fees which are not included in these packages. These packages are based on public sites which are free to use and which do not require a site reservation.
EASY BOOKING: Deposit of $100 reserves all packages valued at under $750. Deposit of 50% required on all packages $750 and higher.
EASY PLANNING:Free planning/concierge assistance for parties of 10 or less.
EASY PAYMENT: Personal check, PayPal or Visa and MasterCard by phone.
EASY TERMS: Final balance is due just 30 DAYS prior to your ceremony and a simple 2 page contract seals the deal.
SAVE MONEY: Pay your balance in full at time of booking (minimum 60 days in advance) and receive a 5% discount from the total. Discount applies to packages only, when paid in full at time of booking and at least 60 days before your Key West ceremony.
ALL CEREMONIES AND PACKAGES INCLUDE: Services of a Florida Notary Public or ULC (Universal Life Church) Minister. Minimum 10 minutes of digital photography and on-line digital photo album. Prints available for purchase on-line. Email your on-line album to friends and family following the ceremony. Please provide email addresses at least 30 days prior to the ceremony date. Personalized copy of your vows and wedding certificate suitable for framing. *Please note where transportation (pick-up and return) is included, this applies only to Bride and Groom or 2 designated persons.
A convenient downtown meeting spot I recommend is Croissants de France at 816 Duval St. A short walk from the cruise ship docks and the Key West Court House. They offer good cover (in case of rain) and have a lovely French country courtyard atmosphere. Croissants de France also makes a perfect "back-up" plan incase of rain.
“I DO KEY WEST”: $100
Includes a carefree tropical ceremony and 10 minutes of photography. Meet at the beach or other Key West ceremony site. Available between 10AM and 3PM daily. Casual attire only. 10 person maximum. Please add $10 per person over 10, maximum 25 persons. A simple, sweet barefoot ceremony performed with panache! Email your on-line photo album to your friends and family.
(Also suggested for couples arriving by cruise ship) Includes carefree tropical ceremony and 1/2 hour of photography. Includes pick-up at a convenient downtown location and return. 10AM to 3PM daily. Email your on-line photo album to your friends and family. Perfect for couples arriving by cruise ship or who just want a little more.
CONCH REPUBLIC MINISTER OF LOVE: $250.00 Flexible ceremony available any time of the day (or night). Designed for larger ceremonies. Customized vows. Includes REHEARSAL. Maximum guests 125. Over 125 please add $100
CAREFREE WEDDING IN THE KEYS: $300.00 Includes carefree tropical ceremony performed any time of day. Sunrise (my personal favorite, high noon, sunset or by moonlight. Tropical attire. Customize your vows or use my own. 1 hour of photography. Email your on-line photo album to your friends and family.
CAREFREE WEDDING IN THE KEYS WithFlowers: $400.00 Add a professionally created bouquet and boutonniere, hand made exclusively for you. It’s less expensive to include with your package than purchase from the florist!
CHAPEL ON THE SEA: $700.00
Key West on the water. The perfect way to experience sunset. Includes 1 hour of photography, Tropical bouquet and boutonniere. Wedding cake for 2. Sail tickets additional, depending on the vessel generally add $35-$175.00 per person. *For a truly special sail, please consider a private charter or custom dinner cruise.
DRY TORTUGAS BY SEAPLANE: $800.00 (AIRFARE NOT INCLUDED)
Very private and exciting affair. 70 miles from Key West. Includes 2 hours of photography, tropical bouquet and boutonniere. Does not include airfare, currently $249.00 per person, 9 passenger max. Minimum 3 tickets required, officiant, bride and groom. ($747.00 additional)
$5 per per person admission to Fort Jefferson National Park paid at check-in.
MANGO TREE INN CEREMONY: $800.00 (Party of 2) A wonderful choice for an intimate setting by the pool and orchid gazebo. Generally guests book all of the suites to make it a private island retreat. Includes location fee, 1 hour of photography. Tropical or Traditional Bouquet and Boutonniere. Tropical wedding cake. Add $20 per person up to 40.
CARFREE KEY WEST WEDDING SAFARI: $900.00. Includes tropical ceremony and 2 hours of photography taken at 3 different Key West locations, Tropical bouquet and boutonniere, Pick-up at your Key West hotel, courthouse or near your cruise ship. Also includes Conch Republic Love Ring created with approximately 2 dozen Queen Conch shells in the sand and services of a professional assistant. Approximately 3 hour time duration.
GARDENS HOTEL CEREMONY: $1000.00 (Party of 2) This historic property includes many lovely options for photos. The internationally renowned Gardens Hotel is among the highest rated small inns in the United States. Includes location fee, officiant, 1 hour of photography, Tropical Bouquet and Boutonniere. Tropical wedding cake for 2. Add $20 per person up to 10. Please contact me if your party is over 10 persons.
Fort Zachary Taylor Beach Wedding: $1400.00. Key West's best beach. The package price includes the required state site fee for "THE POINT", which offers the very best view of our spectacular Key West sunsets. Includes 1 hour of photography and an artfully created tropical bouquet & boutonniere, "Conch Republic Love Ring In The Sand", created with fresh tropical flowers, flower petals and Queen Conch Shells. A tropical Key Lime wedding cake for two. All photography packages specifying a number of digital images is intended to convey a minimum number to expect. I shoot as many photos as possible in the time specified for the ceremony.
Additional 1/2 hour of Photography. Add this to any package for $125.00 per half hour. Yields about 100 digital photos. Please note all packages including photography do not include prints or digital media. Prints are available for purchase on line and CD/DVD are available for purchase as a permanent archive and are copyright free.
All packages also include: Dinner Reservations*, Pick-up/Drop-off*. *I'll make dinner reservations for you and pick you up (Bride and Groom only), take you to the wedding site, then drop you off for a romantic dinner following the ceremony. (Dinner not included.)
If you would like to add additional photos, the rate is only $125.00 per 1/2 hour. Please consider adding a 1/2 hour if you would like photos taken at more than one location.
Ex: The beach before your sunset sail. This is an inexpensive way to add excitement to your wedding album. For immediate assistance please call 305.292.2292