Wedding Officiant Service
Congratulations on your engagement! Now that you’re in the planning stages, you’re ready to consider your choices for a wedding officiant. Rev. Melody is here to make your wedding day dreams come true!
Maybe you are looking for a faith based, traditional wedding ceremony. Or perhaps you want a ceremony that is a bit contemporary, with custom vows and ceremonies that reflect your personalities and beliefs. Whether you are a gay or lesbian couple, or a straight couple; whether you have chosen an indoor venue, or a sandy spot by the ocean, Outer Banks wedding officiant, Rev. Melody McBride of Wedding Knots Tied, would be honored to share in your special day.
Plan the Beach Wedding of Your Dreams
Rev. Melody is local to the Outer Banks, North Carolina area and will help you evaluate your many options for an outdoor wedding. Fees for the wedding service are based on the location of your ceremony.
- Central Outer Banks, Kill Devil Hills, Kitty Hawk, Nags Head, Roanoke Island, and Southern Shores – $350
- Southern Outer Banks, including Avon, Frisco, Hatteras Island, Rodanthe, Salvo, and Waves – $450
- North Beaches, 4 X 4 beaches, Carova, Corolla, and Duck – $550 *Please note that Rev. Melody is unavailable for ceremony rehearsals at this location.*
- Ocracoke Island – $600 *Please note that Rev. Melody is unavailable for ceremony rehearsals at this location.*
Ceremony rehearsal: $125
Simple bamboo wedding arch rental: $125
GoPro video footage of the ceremony: $250
The fee for wedding officiant services includes Rev. Melody’s travel time to your venue, composition of the perfect ceremony for the two of you, performing your service, filing your paperwork with the state of North Carolina, and unlimited support via phone, email, or text. If you are not local to the area, she is available to speak to you via FaceBook chat, FaceTime, or any other video conferencing program that you use. A non-refundable $100 deposit holds your date and time. The balance of all fees is due no later than seven (7) days prior to the event. All deposit fees are non-refundable, as Melody will be holding your date and time for only you. No other events will be scheduled on the same day.
Choose Rev. McBride as Your Wedding Officiant
With a wedding officiant, you’re free to focus on your own love story. You can customize the ceremony in any way you would like. Many people who choose an Outer Banks beach wedding and an officiant like Rev. Melody are simply looking for a way to express their authentic selves on the most important day of their lives. Rev. Melody honors that choice and will help you select vows, and other ceremony details that will make this day a dream come true for you and your fiancé.
When it comes to your wedding, there’s no decision more critical than who you hire as a wedding officiant. Be sure to hire someone you can trust, who understands and supports your vision for a customized wedding on the beach. You should feel heard and respected at every stage of the planning, as well as on the big day.
You will find these things and more with Rev. Melody. As a non-denominational officiant who stands for equality in marriage, it’s her job to make your vision for this day come to life. That means she spends a lot of time listening to you and your fiancé, asking questions that help ensure she understands exactly what you want, as you celebrate your commitment as a couple. Melody is also flexible in helping with your last-minute wedding needs.