Personalized Ceremonies  by  Celebrations  of  Fort Lauderdale 

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South Florida Gay with ceremonies set up by Celebrations of Fort Lauderdale.                                                        

 We are proud to serve the LGBT community. Our chapel office is located at 1805 N. Dixie Hwy., just south of the Pride Center of Equality Park, so we are your Home Town local venue.  The chapel has been in this location since 1964 . In  2014  we celebrated the chapel’s 50th Anniversary.  

  We are members of the Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce of Fort Lauderdale, Florida

 We are excited to hear about your plans. We can perform a Commitment ceremony or a legal Marriage ceremony. 

  We will provide all the information you need to get the marriage license at a Florida courthouse, either in person or out of state couples can get the license by a mail process for no extra charge.  

 Whether you prefer a casual or formal, big or small wedding, we can help you achieve the memory that you want to capture.  Every wedding is special to us. We are privileged to share your wedding day, which is one of life's greatest moments.   

CHAPEL:   The non-denominational Chapel has an intimate indoor ceremony area and the garden Gazebo ceremony area. Both areas are romantic for ceremonies. There is a Couple Dressing Suite and a patio for cake & champagne toast. Our photographers capture your day in this beautiful setting

OFFSITE: We also perform ceremonies at Offsite locations, such as beach, park, hotel/country club or your own back yard.  We can provide talented photographers, ceremony music and decorations that you can see in our website photos

OFFICIANT SERVICES-  We have male and female officiants to perform ceremonies. Depending on availability, we can provide straight or gay officiants, according to your preference.  We help you plan your ceremony verses, so that they are unique to you according to your beliefs and philosophies.  

There is no charge for us to provide set ups for these customs & traditions in ceremonies:

           Candle Unity Lighting
           Sand Unity
           Seashell Throw with wishes
           Rose Exchange for Anniversary Renewals
           Breaking of the glass/Wine ceremonies
           Broom Jumping   

The Traditional Ceremony includes the essential portions of a ceremony and then we communicate with you about the many ways to personalize your ceremony along with the essential portions: 


    1. Introduction/Welcome- welcome the guests and invite them to witness the marriage
    2. Intent- to ask the couple if they have come to marry.
    3. Vows - the commitment and promise to take care of each other
    4. Ring exchange - the symbol that the two are wed
    5. Pronouncement - proclamation of the marriage



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