Pittsburgh may not be everyone’s first thought for romance and grand weddings; however, there are actually a wide variety of unique and fun-filled wedding venues and gorgeous, tucked away spots to get hitched.

Pittsburgh also boasts some of the most charming, loving, and unique wedding officiants in the country, so whether you intend to run off and elope or host a batman themed day, we likely have the ideal candidate to preside over your wedding ceremony.

Rev. Goyda from Meaningful Marriages comes highly recommended from other wedding vendors overflowing with praise and admiration about the wedding services he presides over. He has officiated over an astounding two thousand weddings and still loves every minute of celebrating and solemnizing the love between two people. Rev. Goyda is adept at blending different religions, traditions, and families’ wishes to create a fitting ceremony for your journey into marriage. As a non-denominational minister, he will ensure your ceremony to your preferences while making suggestions and hints as he walks you through the ceremony’s format.

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

Pricing: $100+

Address: 20 Ridge Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15221

Phone: (412) 271-7464

Social: Meaningful Marriages


Contact : Reverend Larry Goyda

Mark understands that though you are making a significant and profound commitment to each other for the rest of time, a wedding should also be a celebration, including joy, emotion, humor, and kindness. Arguably the most adept wedding speaker in the Pittsburgh area, Mark comes highly recommended by his fellow wedding officiants, and we can easily see why. He is uplifting and able to perfectly balance the mixture of love, charm, and wisdom needed to deliver a meaningful and memorable service.

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

Pricing: $100+

Address: 98 Vanadium Rd, BLDG D, Box 111, Bridgeville, PA 15017

Phone: (724) 241-8697

Social: A Simple Vow


Contact : Mark

The Wedding Chaplain is led by Rev. Dr. David Anderson Jr., who has personally presided over one thousand weddings in his near quarter-century career.  He and his team of three other officiants provide an excellent resource for not only the wedding ceremony itself but for premarital counseling and preparation for marriage.  They all aim to create a wedding service that reflects your beliefs, values, choices, and desires.

Style: Civil, Non-Religious, Religious, Interfaith

Pricing: $425+

Address: Pittsburgh, PA

Phone: (412) 628-7213

Social: The Wedding Chaplain


Contact : Rev. Dr. David Anderson Jr.

With over a decade of experience officiating weddings worldwide, Amy Lindsey is prepared for every eventuality. She’s married couples in barns, backyards, and off the beaten track. She is passionate about delivering eloquent services filled, which overflow with love and meaning. You can trust her to assist with showing all of your bridesmaids and groomsmen what they are expected to do during the ceremony and will instinctively look to eliminate your stress so that you can focus on the lifetime of joy that awaits.

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

Pricing: Upon Request

Phone: (724) 581-3892

Social: Joel Lindsey Entertainment


Contact : Amy Lindsey

My Happy Day will be able to guide you through the process of devising a wedding ceremony that is suited to your beliefs, traditions, culture, and sense of commitment. You can have as much, or as little input into your service’s script as you fancy. Barbara Schwarck and her team of wedding officiants are all ordained, non-denominational ministers that have presided over hundreds of weddings and will happily marry any two people in love. Together they aim to make your special day unforgettable.

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

Pricing: $300+

Address: Pittsburgh, PA

Phone: (412) 276-5665

Social: My Happy Day


Contact : Barbara Schwarck

Kristin Ryan, the officiant behind the company bearing her name, has presided over wedding services in and around Pittsburgh since 2016. As a non-denominational minister from the Universal Life Church, she is adept at incorporating various religions and devising ceremonies for interfaith couples that respect and merge both of their beliefs. Whether you would like a standard wedding script, something more tailored to your sense of commitment, or a service that is surprising and off the way, Kristin will happily help create a day that fits your wishes.

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

Pricing: $350+

Address: 4 Ben Avon Heights Road Pittsburgh, PA 15202

Phone: (225) 614-1517

Social: Kristin Ryan Weddings


Contact : Kristin Ryan

When hiring Pittsburgh Officiants, you can be assured of an experienced, professional team. These secular and non-denominational ministers are some of the very best officiants in all of Pennsylvania who will deliver your preferred ceremony with class, style, and poise. It doesn’t matter if your wedding plans include a simple elopement service with a handful of your nearest and dearest or a full invite-the-whole-town gathering, they will have the perfect officiant to make your ceremony memorable, touching and personal.

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

Pricing: Upon Request

Phone: (800) 721-8697

Social: Pittsburgh Officiants


Contact : Re. Laura C Cannon

Dina McGee, the owner and founder of Soulful Commitment, embodies what it means to be a first-class wedding officiant. She is professional through and through and relishes in creating and delivering non-traditional ceremonies for couples that want something a little bit off-center, but still full of love, tradition, and ritual. She will happily assist couples who just want to sign on the dotted line and get hitched or preside over elopement ceremonies or lavish full-blown wedding celebrations. Speak to her about designing a service that is fit specifically to your sense of individuality and love.

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

Pricing: $400+

Address: Pittsburgh, PA

Phone: (412) 527-7982

Social: A Soulful Commitment


Contact : Reverend Dina McGee

Rev. Lisa Sarick is a woman of many talents. She is a yoga instructor, spiritual guide, and interfaith minister. All of these unique skills and talents add up to a wedding officiant that can remain calm and be a guiding presence on the lead up to your wedding day. She is well versed at ensuring the couple in front of her can breathe, de-stress, and focus on what is most important: your love and commitment. She aims to create unique wedding ceremonies that are a true reflection of the love you have for each other.

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

Pricing: $650+

Address: Du Bois, Du Bois, Pennsylvania 15801

Social: Reverend Lisa Sarick


Contact : Rev. Lisa Sarick

At weddingrule.com, we wholeheartedly believe that couples should make every aspect of their wedding day about what brings joy into their life. Upon meeting Shua Potter from Acting Officiant, one can but smile at his overflowing passion for love and performance. As a Broadway actor, Shua is the ideal officiant if you are into a themed wedding. He will get right into character, including devising a ceremony script and coming decked out in costume. If you would prefer a more traditional day, he’s all up for that too, and his trained speaking voice will have all of your guests hanging on his every word.

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

Pricing: $650+

Address: Pittsburgh, PA

Social: Acting Officiant


Contact : Shua Potter





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Conclusion

Choosing who will preside over your wedding ceremony may not be the first item on your ‘to do’ list when planning your wedding; however, it should be prioritized.  A great wedding officiant will set the tone for your big day and ensure that the couple, your loved ones, and all of your guests feel a part of the celebration of love and commitment.



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