Charlotte has so many beautiful places to get married and a plethora of warm and welcoming wedding officiants. A thoughtfully written ceremony should bring a smile to your guests’ faces, a slight chuckle here and there, and a loving tear for the memories you are creating.

We have isolated some of the very best people in the city that can provide a heart-warming and loving script that will capture the love you share for each other. We do not doubt that the words you will vow to each other will be meaningful and authentic.

Linda Silver and Iris Newton can perform bilingual wedding services that seamlessly integrate English and Spanish. Their fun and stress-free ceremonies will be customized to your preferences and specifications. I Need A Wedding Minister can perform individualized services, including the Rose, Candle, Sand, or Wine Ceremonies. For an additional fee, they can assist with coordinating all of the vendors on your special day to ease any worries so that you can focus on your guests and future spouse.

Officiant Style: Civil, Non-Religious, Interfaith

Price: $225+

Location: 12102 Wagon Wheel Ct, Charlotte, NC 28277

Phone: (704) 802-1129

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Contact : Linda Silver and Iris Newton

Julie Furr from NC Weddings of Distinction is an ordained, non-denominational minister who will work closely with you to devise an eloquent service unique to you as a couple and to your choice of venue. Additionally, expect that your personality, beliefs, and wishes will be entwined in the ceremony and personalized touches. You will be able to put your trust in them to carry out all of the details necessary to make your marriage legal and binding and put on the individual notations and words of wisdom that will make your wedding day truly special.

Officiant Style: Civil, Religious, Non-Religious, Interfaith

Price: $150+

Location: Moonlight Lane, Charlotte, NC 28269

Phone: (704) 258-7656

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There is a reason that Rev. Rebecca Nagy is one of the most sought-after wedding officiants in all of North Carolina. Not only is she a certified pastoral counselor and spiritual director, but she is also a motivational speaker, spiritual teacher, and celebrated author that has performed over 2700 weddings in the last quarter of a century. She cares about getting to know you as a couple and will ensure that your values and beliefs are celebrated in a specially crafted ceremony. Speak to her about setting up an initial complimentary meeting to discuss your needs and wishes for your big day and make sure she is the perfect fit.

Officiant Style: Civil, Religious, Non-Religious, Interfaith, LGBTQ

Price: $400+

Location: 13800 Woody Point Road, Charlotte, NC 28278

Phone: (704) 931-5667

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Rev. Camille F. Edwards is professional through and through. You can lay your faith in her to compose a unique ceremony customized for your sense of commitment and values. Her years of expertise mean that not only will you have a quality, memorable ceremony, led by a professional public speaker, but you will also have a minister that knows about the legalities and paperwork required to file your marriage certificate.

Rev. Edwards will meet with you in advance to discuss your expectations and preferences and ensure that one of your most important days is focused on love and commitment.

Officiant Style: Civil, Religious, Non-Religious, Interfaith

Price: $350+

Location: Charlotte, NC

Phone: (336) 267-0594

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David Mark Seidel is one of our favorite wedding officiants in North Carolina, or perhaps even one of our country’s favorites. David is not only a fantastic speaker, but an incredible vocalist and conversant in English, French, and Spanish and able to perform ceremonies in Hindi and Sanskrit. For over 35 years, he has presided over wedding ceremonies throughout the world and has been featured on various national broadcasts. His characteristic style will invite friends and family to stand and impart blessings on the happy couple just before saying their ” I dos. ” We do not doubt that you will love him as much as we do.

Officiant Style: Civil, Religious, Non-Religious, Interfaith, LGBTQ

Price: $175+

Location: 2301 Wensley Dr, Charlotte, NC 28210

Phone: (704) 526-7284

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For couples that deem themselves more spiritual than religious or feel a link to the Pagan or earth-bound faiths, the ordained minister Linda Backes may be the wedding officiant for you. She will tailor each ceremony to your specific vision and preferences and is happy to assist with the legal documentation or suggest readings or poems. She also offers spiritual coaching, intuitive readings, and Reiki and strives to provide holistic health.

Officiant Style: Civil, Religious, Non-Religious, Interfaith, Spiritual

Price: $250+

Location: 13918 Jonathan’s Ridge Road, Charlotte, NC 28227

Phone: (704) 280-1010

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Reverend Richard Sears presides over wedding ceremonies filled with passion and love and rich with heartwarming tidbits about the life you will create together. There is no doubt that your friends and family will be enthusiastically speaking of your wedding service and gushing about how true to the heart and uplifting it was. Building upon his motivational and inspirational speaking expertise, all ceremonies are tailored to your unique story and will reflect your personal beliefs and worldview.  Premarital counseling is also available upon request.

Officiant Style: Civil, Religious, Non-Religious, Interfaith

Price: $150+

Location: Charlotte, NC

Phone: (704) 771-4099

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Reverend Matthew Cicco is an ordained non-denominational minister and wedding officiant based in Charlotte that provides kindhearted and carefully devised wedding services. Rev. Cicco is happy to proceed over wedding celebrations for all traditions and faiths to perform ceremonies that respect your values, beliefs, and practices. He honestly loves a committed and enthusiastic couple who will co-create outstanding lifetime moments for themselves and their family and friends.

Officiant Style: Civil, Religious, Non-Religious, Interfaith

Price: $150+

Location: 3719 Cole Mill Road, Charlotte, NC 28270

Phone: (704) 651-4662


Contact : Rev. Matthew Cicco

Pastor Dave is not in the wedding officiating business for anything other than to bring together two loving and committed people. Often offering his services free of charge for those in need, we love the heartwarming pledge of service that Pastor Dave gives the world. He is a non-denominational Christian pastor who will provide every couple with a personalized and unique ceremony, whether non-religious, interfaith, or of any particular religion. The world would be a better place with more folks in it like Pastor Dave.

Officiant Style: Civil, Religious, Non-Religious, Interfaith

Price: $50+

Location: 13118 Jansen Ridge Way, Charlotte NC 28278

Phone: (704) 641-7454

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Meredith Sloan is a renowned wedding officiant in the Charlotte area and a specialist in performing ceremonies that are focused on your unique love story and plans for a life full of love and dreams. She will happily marry any two people who want to share a lifetime of commitment and passion and collaborate with you to make your service a unique and heartfelt time of reflection and vision. Her ceremonies are distinctive and one-of-a-kind and combine spiritualism and a sense of meaning. She is well versed in performing various rituals and customs, including handfasting, the unity candle, jumping the broom, and the sand or rose ceremonies.

Officiant Style: Civil, Religious, Non-Religious, Interfaith, Spiritual, LGBTQ

Price: $280+

Phone: (704) 517-6070

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Conclusion

Charlotte boasts some of the best wedding officiants in the country, let alone the state.  Whether you would prefer a quick elopement, a low-key backyard wedding for your nearest and dearest, or are planning a grand event, there will likely be an officiant on our list that will be able to devise a ceremony perfectly fit for your momentous day.



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