The Durham region is as beautiful as beautiful gets and it’s no wonder why couples would want to tie the knot here. When you start planning your big day, don’t forget to prioritize finding the best officiant to tell your love story. We have a list of the best wedding officiants who can do this for you. Don’t leave your ceremony up to guesswork, work with an individual who understands your needs and helps make your vision happen.
These are 8 officiants who can give you a heartfelt and unforgettable ceremony that you’d treasure for a lifetime.
- GTA CEREMONIES
You will not be amiss in choosing from the roster of professional officiants from GTA Ceremonies. Each one is sincerely passionate about weddings and respects the uniqueness of each couple’s journey. Whether you prefer to have a simple signing ceremony or a custom personalized one, the choice is truly yours. They have all-inclusive packages designed for your ease and comfort.
Respectful and tasteful, they perform traditional weddings, elopements, spiritual, interfaith, religious and non-religious ceremonies for everyone including the LGBTQ+ community.
- website: www.gtaceremonies.com/
- address: 1230 Sheppard Ave West, 4-5 North York, Ontario, M3K1Z9, Canada
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One of Toronto’s trendiest and in-demand event spaces, Bellamy Loft continues to make waves in the wedding industry. As a multifunctional venue, it is a stylist’s dream to design with different décor. Whatever theme or motif, this is the perfect place to execute your dream wedding. Now it’s even more enticing to choose Bellamy Loft because of their wedding packages that include officiant services. Having partnered with great individuals that you can trust to legally wed you, it’s a win-win situation. A stunning venue with winning packages gets you the best bang for your buck.
- website: www.bellamyloft.com/
- address: 1230 Sheppard Ave West, Unit #4, North York, Ontario, M3K1Z9, Canada (Sheppard & Allen Rd)
Husband and wife duo, Shari and Dave Grenier have been officiating and planning weddings since 1996. They service the Durham Region and the GTA, they make the whole process convenient for couples. They work with your budget, have a list of trusted vendors you can choose from, and do all the leg work for you. Their method involves getting to know the couple well in order to create a very personal ceremony that tells your story.
- website: sandcastlesweddings.com/
Inclusive I Do’s
Sherri Anne Murphy is the licensed wedding officiant behind Inclusive I Do’s. From her chosen name itself, you already know that she believes that love is love. She accepts all couples regardless of beliefs and orientation. She takes note of what is important to you and incorporates it into a personal and intimate ceremony. Sherri helps couples in all aspects of their wedding day. She has spent years in the industry and has made connections with the best in the business.
- website: sherriannemurphy.com/
Heritage Weddings’ main officiant, Ted Simmons, is a licensed officiant who is known for his incredible service and heart for his clients. He has a deep understanding of what weddings mean and makes sure you only get the best ceremony for your most special day. Heritage Weddings also has amazing venues you can choose from. They have Heritage Chapel, Dundurn Coach House, and the Battlefield House as great venue options. They also have planning and coordination services to complete your wedding preparations.
- website: heritageweddings.ca/
Bridging the Gap
Krystal Ashely Bond of Bridging the Gap Ministries is ordained through Abba Ministries and offers personalized ceremonies for all couples. She services the Durham, York and Peel Regions along with the metropolitan area. Contact her for casual, non-denominational, interfaith, religious, civil unions, or license signing ceremonies.
- website: www.weddingwire.ca/
A Service to Remember
As an ordained Metaphysical Minister, Rev. Maggie Cavalier of A Service to Remember honors all religious and non-religious beliefs. She specializes in creating romantic ceremonies that have appropriate humor for an engaging ceremony that catches the attention of your guests. She wants your story to be the focal point and makes sure the service is uncommon and unique.
- website: www.aservicetoremember.ca/
The team behind Fun Weddings wants you to have a celebration to remember on your Big Day. They cater to wedding receptions and ceremonies. Focusing on the couple’s personalities, they make sure each segment of your day reflects YOU. The Fun Weddings signature style involves a creative, fun, inclusive, and most of all, respective ceremony that everyone in attendance will enjoy and appreciate. They have packages that include photography, videography, live music, DJ services, ceremony supplies, and photobooths. As a true one-stop-shop, they also have a pre-marriage course available.
- website: funweddings.ca/