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Capital Ceremonies is dedicated to crafting personalized ceremonies just for you on your wedding day. We work with you to emphasize your values and personalities as well as your cultural and religious beliefs. We serve the DC Metroploitan area inclluding DC, MD, and VA .

Services Offered

Capital Ceremonies offers ceremony lengths that range from less than 30 minutes or to over an hour. We work with you to craft rituals and customized vows that suit who you are. A list of the wedding types include:

  • Civil union
  • Interfaith ceremony
  • Non-religious
  • Rehearsal
  • Single religion
  • Vow renewal

Other Services

From Europe to Asia, Africa, and the Americas this interfaith minister accommodates a wide variety of religions including:

  • Anglican
  • Baha鈥檌 Faith
  • Baptist
  • Buddhist
  • Hinduism
  • Jewish
  • Lutheran
  • Nondenominational
  • Shinto
  • Sikhism
  • Taoist
  • Unitarian
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the typical price for your wedding services?

$650

Which of the following are included in the price?

Ceremony Rehearsal

What is the starting price for your wedding services?

$450

Does starting price include the ceremony rehearsal?

No

What is the starting price for ceremony rehearsals?

$175

What types of weddings and events do you provide services for?

Non-religious
Interfaith
Ceremony Rehearsal
Vow Renewal
Civil Union

What religious affiliations do you serve?

Agnostic
Anglican
Baha'i Faith
Baptist
Buddhist
Earth-Based
Episcopalian
Hindu
Islam
Jainism
Jewish
Lutheran
Methodist
No Denomination
Orthodox Christian
Pagan
Presbyterian
Quaker
Shinto
Sikhism
Taoist
Unitarian

On average, how long are wedding ceremonies you officiate?

Less than 30 mins.
30-60 mins.

In which states are you licensed?

DE
DC
MD
NY
VA

What languages do you speak?

English
French
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Jeffery P. Sent on 10/03/2019
5 out of 5 rating

Creative and Caring

AC was engaging from the beginning. During our first conversation she asked great questions to get to know us better. The first draft incorporated many of our interests and she suggested some unique ideas to make the service more personal. Instead of sharing a cup of wine, we exchanged beer steins and sips, because we love craft beer. We had already exchanged rings, so she did a blessing on our hands instead. Our family members were warmly included and AC even added some humor by using the opening from "The Princess Bride", it was great! We'd highly recommend her.
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Dan S. Sent on 06/18/2019
5 out of 5 rating

Highly Recommend

A.C. was awesome! She was so responsive and professional. She helped make something that is seemingly complicated so easy and simple. She put the ceremony together as if she knew us for year. We received so many compliments about how great the ceremony was and that is a direct connection to A.C and her detailed, well planned approach. We are very happy with our decision.
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Shanna S. Sent on 08/21/2019
5 out of 5 rating

Everything we wanted and more

Working with A.C. was exactly what we envisioned for our wedding. My husband and I wanted a non-religious ceremony and we really appreciated that A.C. could pull ideas and readings from so many philosophies and literary works. Our first meeting with A.C. involved sitting down and getting to know each other so we were all on the same page. From there she provided a big selection of ceremony language options for us to choose from. Once we outlined the elements of the ceremony we wanted it was really easy to edit the drafts until it was exactly what we were after. She also reviewed our vows and took care of mailing in our marriage certificate. A.C. was so easy to work with and was patient with all our questions and emails!
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9 Endorsements
River and Root Ceremonies River and Root Ceremonies Wedding Officiants

AC is a gifted storyteller and ceremony specialist. She takes a unique delight in working with people to create ceremonies just for them. I'm honored to be her colleague.

Bellwether Events Bellwether Events Wedding Planners

Ac is one of the VERY few people I will recommend for wedding officiating. She does an incredible job!

Tabard Inn Tabard Inn Hotel Weddings

If you are looking for an officiant to preform your ceremony look no further. With Capital Ceremonies will be more then satisfied with their professionalism.

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