Wedding Ceremony

The wedding ceremony is your big moment, and deserves just as much careful attention as the rest of your celebration. After all, saying “I do” is what makes you married! From writing your vows to choosing the perfect officiant, we’ve got the advice and insight you need to make your ceremony truly memorable.

Vows & Readings

How to Choose Wedding Ceremony Readings

Personalize your ceremony by selecting meaningful readings. Get some inspiration on where to start below.

Wedding Ceremony

How to Usher a Wedding Ceremony

If a couple has asked you to usher, it’s because you’re an important person in their lives. Here’s how to succeed in your role:

Traditions

10 Wedding Ceremony Rituals and the History Behind Them

There are a number of wedding ceremony rituals and traditions you can incorporate into your own wedding.

Officiants

5 Tips for Choosing an Officiant If You're Not Religious

For couples who would prefer a non-denominational or civil ceremony, finding an officiant can be tricky if you don’t know where to start.

Vows & Readings

12 Wedding Ceremony Reading Ideas from the Pros

We asked ceremony officiants from around the country to share excerpts from their favorite wedding ceremony readings to help inspire you.

Officiants

Why a Wedding Officiant Costs THAT Much

There's a lot more that goes into being a wedding officiant than just showing up — trust us. Here's the breakdown explaining what exactly goes into a wedding officiant's cost.

Traditions

"Traditions We Ditched at Our Wedding—and How You Can, Too"

Once you feel empowered enough to ditch the wedding “traditions” that aren’t your style, you’ll find your new, improved planning checklist to be much more manageable.