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Sacred Celebrations, LLC, is a wedding officiant and wedding venue business serving Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland. This company has two experienced celebrants who genuinely enjoy celebrating love and would be delighted to be a part of your special day. Together, they have performed over 750 personal weddings for couples seeking traditional and out-of-the-box ceremonies. Brenda and John Berry specialize in more spiritual and secular, non-religious weddings and are equally adept with more conventional-style ceremonies. Professional speakers with an impeccable ability to deliver and entertain, they have been part of the wedding industry since 2007, officiating weddings throughout Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Maryland.

To bring your ceremonial vision to life, they will provide ideas to make your ceremony stand out;n Berry will inspire and guide you from the beginning all the way to the kiss. Your guests will be enchanted, too. Handfasting ceremonies are a specialty!

Services Offered

Sacred Celebrations, LLC, caters to many different wedding types, such as Handfastings, non-religious, interfaith ceremonies, and vow renewals. Additionally, they can provide rehearsals upon request. All couples are welcome. believe that love belongs to everyone. The team also offers customized vows and many years of experience to help couples on their journey together.

If you need a venue, we can provide that too! Available for 2024 and beyond, Sacred Celebrations’ Appalachian Wedding Chapel & Boutique is nestled alongside the healing waters of the beautiful Cacapon River in the quaint town of Capon Bridge, West Virginia. We offer s elopement ceremonies and scheduled micro-weddings inspired by Appalachian traditions.

Our boutique provides ceremonial accessories for your custom Appalachian gifts for couples getting 'hitched.' Inspired by Appalachian wedding courtship traditions and folklore, our Unity Ceremony accessories are designed and created by local artisans for our t unity ceremonies, the highest quality in craftsmanship. Indoor and outdoor ceremonies are available.

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Frequently asked questions

What is the typical price for your wedding services?

$550

Which of the following are included in the price?

Ceremony Rehearsal

What is the starting price for your wedding services?

$100

Does starting price include the ceremony rehearsal?

No

What is the starting price for ceremony rehearsals?

$150

What is the starting price for pre-marital counseling (per session)?

$1

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

Non-religious
Interfaith
Ceremony Rehearsal
Vow Renewal
Civil Union

What services do you provide?

Premarital Counseling

What religious affiliations do you serve?

Agnostic
Buddhist
Earth-Based
Episcopalian
Hindu
Islam
Jewish
Methodist
No Denomination
Pagan
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?

DC
MD
PA
VA
WV

What languages do you speak?

English
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Reviews of Sacred Celebrations, LLC

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Sacred Celebrations has received glowing reviews from couples who were beyond thrilled with the personalized and memorable experience provided by John & Brenda. Reviewers commend the meticulous attention to detail, creativity, outstanding communication, and ability to craft ceremonies uniquely tailored to each couple. The seamless blend of elegance and intimacy, along with the genuine passion and professionalism demonstrated by John & Brenda, made their wedding day feel special and unforgettable. The officiants\' ability to create heartfelt moments and beautiful touches was highlighted, making Sacred Celebrations highly recommended for couples seeking a deeply personal and meaningful ceremony that exceeds expectations.

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Sacred Celebrations has received glowing reviews from couples who were beyond thrilled with the personalized and memorable experience provided by John & Brenda. Reviewers commend the meticulous attention to detail, creativity, outstanding communication, and ability to craft ceremonies uniquely tailored to each couple. The seamless blend of elegance and intimacy, along with the genuine passion and professionalism demonstrated by John & Brenda, made their wedding day feel special and unforgettable. The officiants\' ability to create heartfelt moments and beautiful touches was highlighted, making Sacred Celebrations highly recommended for couples seeking a deeply personal and meaningful ceremony that exceeds expectations.

Frances
Frances W. Sent on 07/06/2024
5 out of 5 rating

Wonderful Memorable Wedding Experience

We recently had the pleasure of working with Sacred Celebrations for our wedding ceremony, and we couldn't be more thrilled with the experience. From the initial consultation to the final "I do," John & Brenda demonstrated professionalism, creativity, and a genuine passion for making our day perfect.

The attention to detail was outstanding. They took the time to understand our vision and offered thoughtful suggestions to enhance our ceremony. Whether it was customizing our vows, incorporating meaningful traditions, or simply ensuring every moment was perfectly timed, they were there every step of the way to guide and support us.

What truly sets Sacred Celebrations apart is their ability to create a personalized and memorable experience. They crafted a ceremony that was uniquely ours, filled with heartfelt moments and beautiful touches that we and our guests will cherish forever. Their ability to seamlessly blend elegance and intimacy made our wedding day feel incredibly special and uniquely ours.

The communication was excellent throughout the entire process. They were responsive, attentive, and always willing to go the extra mile to accommodate our requests. On the day of the wedding, everything ran smoothly thanks to their meticulous planning and coordination.

We can't recommend them highly enough to other couples seeking a ceremony that is not only beautiful and well-executed but also deeply personal and meaningful. Their dedication and expertise truly made our wedding day unforgettable.

If you're looking for a ceremony service that will exceed your expectations and create lasting memories, look no further than Sacred Celebrations. Thank you for making our day so special and memorable.
Christina
Christina Sent on 06/24/2024
5 out of 5 rating

Beautiful Elopement Ceremony

I'm so glad we got to meet Brenda, she really took the time to get to know us and make our ceremony special. Her words are so thoughtful and beautifully written. We appreciate her incorporating our step-children into the ceremony. Thank you for making our day special and for hiking a mountain with us. We will truly never forget this day.
Kelsey
Kelsey H. Sent on 03/26/2024
5 out of 5 rating

Thank you John & Brenda!

John & Brenda were absolutely wonderful! John officiated our wedding and crafted a ceremony perfect for my husband and me, incorporating all of our feedback into the draft program. I had several of our guests tell me after our wedding it was the best ceremony they had ever seen. Thank you for making our day so special!
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Julie Napear Photography Julie Napear Photography Wedding Photographers

I always recommend Brenda! I enjoy her ceremonies and the joyous way she presents them!

Six Star Events LLC Six Star Events LLC Wedding Caterers

Sacred Celebrations provides wonderful services to help make your Celebration a memorable one. Very easy to work with and many options for the type of Ceremony you envision for your very special day!

TaylorMade Weddings TaylorMade Weddings Wedding Planners

Brenda is a breath of fresh air. Her bubbly personality is contagious. You can't help but feel at ease when you're around her. She is truly passionate about what she does and it's reflective in her ceremonies. Every ceremony is unique and personal to the couple, handled with the utmost respect and care. Brenda is very professional and very organized. She's always right where she needs to be - ready to jump in. I love her team spirit and I highly recommend her for your wedding ceremony.

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