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Lauren Romeo · Married on 10/03/2019
The ONLY officiant you want to work with
There is so much to worry about the days leading up to your wedding. One thing I can confidently say was that our officiant was not one of those things. From day one of meeting Peter in NYC with my fiancé, now husband, we knew he was the only one we trusted with our big day.Sent on 10/19/2019
After officially deciding to work with Peter we received a full outline of our ceremony, different options for prayers and his version of “our story”. We made small tweaks but overall Peter hit it out of the park. He even helped us in walking us through the wedding license process which was above and beyond.
The day of the wedding Peter was absolutely magical. Listening to his ceremony you would think he has been a life long friend of ours and was just as invested in our marriage as our family and friends. He was flawless to the point where our guest are still talking about his performance.
I could not have more great things to say about Peter. There are endless things that one can nitpick about their wedding after the fact but I can truly say I have zero complaints about his ceremony. If you are getting married look no further for your officiant as you have found him!
Thank you again Peter, we can not possibly thank you enough!
Liz Chalon · Married on 09/25/2019
If you are looking for someone who will listen to what you want for your special day to make it truly unforgettable, you’re looking at the right officiant!! Peter helped us through the whole thing and was incredible on Day D! Thank you for this amazing ceremony, so authentic to true to ourselves.Sent on 10/17/2019
Tierney · Married on 08/23/2019
Jersey City Wedding 8/23/2019
Peter was such a wonderful choice for our August 2019 wedding. He is so easy to work with and was extremely responsive leading us to the wedding itself. As you can see in his videos on his website, he is well spoken, yet loud enough for all guests to hear without any issues. We had a shorter ceremony (about a half hour) that included Jewish traditions. Peter outlined a great ceremony for us to work with and let us adjust the format as needed. He made sure to arrive early the day of and was also very helpful finalizing our license after the ceremony. You can't go wrong with choosing Peter!Sent on 09/15/2019
Ana Plaza Padilla · Married on 08/13/2019
One of the best NYC Officiants
While researching Central Park weddings, we stumbled across Peter from Our Wedding Officiant NYC. He has a series of videos that highlight popular venues in Central Park to get married. His presentation won us over, and we knew he was an excellent match to host our ceremony. Peter offers a variety of packages that friendly to wedding budgets. The extra services he provides can help anyone who is planning their weddings. As a resident of New York City, he is an excellent resource for those who want to travel there to get married. Our ceremony was beautiful, and we owe a great deal of that to Peter and Tatiana. We’d highly recommend that you book Peter to officiant your service, you won’t be disappointed.Sent on 09/19/2019
Abby · Married on 08/10/2019
The perfect wedding officiant
After the wedding everyone commented that our ceremony was beautiful, and I don’t think we could achieved that without Peter. He is very professional and good at what he does. From our first meeting with Peter up until the moment he left the wedding he was an absolute professional. We met with him for a brief interview, he provided us with a draft of the speech which was amazing and tailored to us a short while later, and after giving our input and edits we were all set. He was very easy to work with, our ceremony was clearly laid out and went exactly as planned. Peter pays close attention to detail and it is obvious he has officiated many weddings as he is prepared with his speech typed out on a small noninvasive notepad and was in fact dressed to accommodate our colors. A lot of people asked us if we knew him personally and if he was a friend of ours or something, which is a sign of how incredible his words were and how he spoke about us during the ceremony. His demeanor and voice elevated the entire affair and brought a very profound feeling to such an important in our lives. We could not be happier with Peter as our officiant, he is one of the best there is.Sent on 08/31/2019
Rachel Peters · Married on 08/01/2019
Professional, friendly and gave us the most beautiful ceremony.Sent on 08/27/2019
Naomi Keena · Married on 07/25/2019
We would thoroughly recommend Peter as a celebrant. He was highly responsive and a great listener who found the perfect balance between offering suggestions/ guidance and ensuring the ceremony matched our (initially somewhat vague) ideas. After our initial meeting he quickly put together a draft script for our edit/ approval and we quickly and collaboratively settled on the final text. He performed very well on the day of the ceremony and struck just the right tone of a being a commanding speaker but never dominating proceedings. Thanks again Peter!Sent on 11/10/2019
Steph and Joe · Married on 06/22/2019
My husband and I couldn’t be happier with our decision to hire Peter to officiate our wedding. Our ceremony was perfect, he’s able to accommodate any type of ceremony which was amazing.. my husband and I wanted something shorter and somewhat traditional and Peter did just that! He’s very knowledgeable and was able to answer all of our questions throughout the process and his quick response on emails made it easy to communicate with total confidence and ease. Peter was also very prompt and also such personable guy! Can’t say enough great things about him!!Sent on 07/04/2019
Anthony Micciola Jr · Married on 05/25/2019
Peter is amazing!
Peter was very helpful and was absolutely amazing. Besides making our wedding amazing with his wonderful words, he is very nice and engaging and helps you through every step of the way. He even gave great tips on how/when to obtain the marriage license and btw, he took care of the filing of that too! The moment we met Peter we knew that he was the one we wanted. If you are looking for a top notch officiant, you have found him in Peter!!Sent on 07/07/2019
John O · Married on 05/18/2019
Peter’s ceremony for our wedding was beautiful and beyond our expectations!
We got to know Peter after having many phone conversations and an in person meeting to plan our wedding ceremony together. On the day of our wedding he truly made our ceremony very special for us and emotional as we were blending two families together. All of the comments from our guests after our wedding were remarking on how touching and beautiful our ceremony was. We are grateful that we chose Peter to be such an important part of such an important day and our life. Thank you, John and MaddySent on 07/15/2019
Karen Dindayal · Married on 05/11/2019
Peter is Amazing!
Peter was kind, personable, warm and had a great, strong presence as the officiant of our intimate wedding ceremony. He skillfully weaved in elements of Christian and Hindu traditions, as we requested, and made everything seamless and memorable.Sent on 07/03/2019
Kella England · Married on 10/28/2018
Perfect Officiant for our Perfect Day
Peter was the perfect fit for our SURPRISE wedding.. After 17-years together; we decided to "tie the knot".. All guests thought they were attending a SURPRISE birthday party - we sure SURPRISED them. Peter was awesome!Sent on 11/29/2018
Professional, impeccably dressed, well-spoken, amiable, cordial & a bit lighthearted too.. My husband-to-be was sweating profusely during our vows / Peter pulled a handkerchief out of his pocket & handed it to him saying "hey; full-service here".. Everyone chuckled! Would HIGHLY recommend Peter for your special day! He will NOT disappoint.
ken · Married on 10/13/2018
we had seen Peter be the officiant in our cousin wedding and we loved everything about it , so when we had our wedding we knew who we wanted to be our officiant. Peter was so patient and answered all our question . When our special day came he was amazing and made our day to be the special day should be. we loved his website was very helpful in choosing our location for our vows in central parkSent on 12/12/2018
Susan · Married on 09/29/2018
My daughter chose Peter for her Central Park Wedding. From our first contact with him, I felt confident that the ceremony he conducted would be special. Peter touched base via email prior to the wedding and then included our personal items in the ceremony. ( For example , he mentioned the Bride and Grooms two dogs in the ceremony- smiles all around!)Peter is very personable and friendly- it was almost like having an old friend conduct the ceremony! I recommend him without reservation and would give MORE stars if possible!Sent on 10/05/2018
Robert · Married on 08/25/2018
We chose Peter after researching, both him and other, officiants recommended by our wedding planner.Sent on 09/27/2018
We liked his personable approach and smile.
We spoke to Peter via Skype and email a number of times and he suggested options so that we would get the right tone for the ceremony.
At no time were we concerned that he wasn’t the right person for us.
On the day he arrived before all the guests.
He has a great nature about him and the ceremony went off without a hitch.
I would not hesitate to recommend Peter as your officiant. We couldn’t have wished for a more perfect beginning to our life together.
Best wishes to you all,
Mr Robert Battley and Mrs Justine Battley.
Jennifer · Married on 08/18/2018
We couldn't have asked for a better officiant! Peter was a great speaker, and pulled together our mixed background ceremony seamlessly. We are a non-religious couple, but wanted to honor our families Catholic and Jewish backgrounds, and he found the perfect words to honor this in his speech. We appreciated that he quickly shared his full speech with us early on, which helped put us at ease (one less thing to worry about during stressful wedding planning!). And he elegantly found a way to add in a tribute to my dad who had passed last year. During the wedding, our venue's microphone failed, however everybody could still hear Peter super clearly - we had comments from our guests on what a great job he did, I don't even think they noticed! Not to mention, Peter's quick thinking probably saved my dress from being caught on fire - I later found out he blew out candles that were previously lit by our venue coordinator to be right by my wedding dress on the floor! Good call on that! I would highly recommend Peter to anybody having a wedding. Thank you again for helping to make our rainy wedding day amazing ! :-DSent on 08/17/2018
Deloris · Married on 08/18/2018
He was awesome... he listened to our idea and made it even better.... He even agreed to wear a referee shit for the wedding.Sent on 09/18/2018
Becky · Married on 08/08/2018
Peter made our destination wedding as easy as it could be. With his professionalism and efficiency building our ceremony together was a breeze.Sent on 08/16/2018
We have had so many comments from our guests on how perfect it was. We can’t thank Peter enough, and would definitely recommend him for anyone looking for a wedding officiant.
Amanda · Married on 08/05/2018
Peter was one of two ministers we hired for our Hindu/Non-Denominational wedding (the other was a Hindu priest). When I was planning the wedding, everyone kept saying that a combined Hindu and Christian wedding couldn't be done because there were too many differences between the traditions, but I was determined to make it happen. Peter took care of writing all of the parts we wanted to include for the non-denominational parts of the wedding, and did a seamless job of handing things off back and forth with the hindu priest so that the wedding flowed smoothly. Because we knew the ceremony would take an hour, I was afraid that people would get bored listening after awhile, but Peter did a great job of bringing some energy into it and kept everyone paying attention. We were so happy with our ceremony.Sent on 10/04/2018
Brian · Married on 07/12/2018
Peter Boruchowitz was our officiant and we can't recommend him highly enough! He spent time before the event getting to know us and out story and incorporated key details into the ceremony. His delivery was great (friendly, just the right speed) and we had many complements afterwards from guests saying how impressive he was. You should definitely consider Peter for your officiant!Sent on 07/18/2018
Our Wedding Officiant NYC's reply:Thanks, Brian. So nice of you to leave such a great review. Your guests were so warm and welcoming, they made me feel like part of the family.
Suzie · Married on 06/21/2018
Peter wrote a beautiful service for us. He made us feel comfortable and relaxed and made our day very personal and special. We highly recommend using his services!Sent on 07/04/2018
Our Wedding Officiant NYC's reply:Thanks, Suzie. It was a beautiful day at Cop Cot in Central Park!
Christopher · Married on 06/01/2018
We were absolutely thrilled with our officiant, Peter Boruchowitz. He was very professional, friendly, and accommodating. He is an excellent orator, which really helped with our outdoor setting. There were some small issues that came up with our ceremony, but Peter was very flexible and accommodating to the point my wife and I had no clue of the issues.Sent on 06/08/2018
Thank you Peter for helping to make our wedding day everything we hoped it would be!
Our Wedding Officiant NYC's reply:Thank you for the great review, Christopher. I was happy to help fix the problems with the venue before you arrived, so your ceremony could be stress free!
Casey · Married on 01/06/2018
Sent on 01/11/2018
Peter was absolutely fabulous for our wedding ceremony! My husband and I are from out of state and he helped us with directions on obtaining our Marriage License to make the process as easy as possible. From start to finish he was professional yet welcoming and personable. All of our guests commented on how beautiful the ceremony was, which Peter prepared. I cannot thank you enough for your services!
Our Wedding Officiant NYC's reply:Casey, thanks for the great review. Always a delight to Officiate at the Essex House - what a great way to kick off the New Year!
Deanna · Married on 11/01/2017
Peter- Thank you so much for the beautiful wedding you preformed for our son on Nov. 1, 2017. It was one of the most loving, personal and sincere weddings I’ve ever attended. Your speech was elegant and heartfelt and our guest remarked how in touch you were with the couple. You are absolutely phenomenal. From the initial email to the completion of the wedding, you made planning this wedding from across the county fun, easy, and personal (we are from California). We hope that anyone who is thinking of getting married in New York finds you to perform it. The wedding would not have been the same without you. Thank you so muchSent on 11/29/2017
Our Wedding Officiant NYC's reply:Deanna, thank you so much for this. Reviews from the Couple's Moms hold a special place in my heart.
Nn · Married on 10/21/2017
Peter was just wonderful. We had a last minute wedding change and he was there in a pinch. He sent us several options for our vows so we could tailor it to who we are as a couple. He was always responsive and made me (a frantic bride) feel at ease. And every one of our guests raved about his ceremony. Although we had just met him in person that day, his warmth and kindness made it feel like we knew him for a long time. We were so lucky to find Peter!Sent on 10/23/2017
Our Wedding Officiant NYC's reply:Thank you for your kind words - I was happy to come to the rescue. Every couple should have a perfect Wedding Day!