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Here are some wedding places in Los Angeles that you should be aware of for an LA wedding.

Tips for California Beach Weddings

Posted in Beach Weddings, Marriage Ceremonies, and Wedding Places

Now that we are full swing into summer and this is a popular time for California beach weddings, I want to mention a few things that would be extra helpful for beach weddings. Since I have been a wedding officiant for many, many beach weddings I have seen a few things that could have been prevented.

Last year I wrote a post called Los Angeles Beach Weddings Rules and Permits in Los Angeles County and gave you some legalities about California beach weddings. Now I just would like to offer some advice and point out some things about beach weddings that you weren’t aware of for California Beach Weddings

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Fun “Great Gatsby” Themed Wedding

Posted in Los Angeles Wedding Location Ideas, Marriage Ceremonies, Wedding Ideas and Info, Wedding Officiants, Wedding Places, and Wedding Style

Yesterday I had the honor of being the wedding officiant at the marriage ceremony of Ana and John at a fun venue near the Los Angeles Airport called the Proud Bird.  The Proud Bird has an airplane theme and several old military jets decorate the parking lot and the lawns surrounding the restaurant. Ana and John decided to have some fun with their wedding so they chose a Great Gatsby wedding theme for their marriage ceremony.  The bride and groom dressed in vintage 1920’s era clothes and most of their guests did the same.   Ana and her three sisters…

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Fun Family Small Wedding in the San Fernando Valley

Posted in Destination Weddings, Marriage License, Wedding Places, and Wedding Style

Yesterday I had the honor to issue the marriage license and to be the wedding officiant at the family only small wedding ceremony of beautiful Datchanee and her groom, Jim. Their ceremony was in their front yard on an absolutely beautiful day in late February. I love Southern California weddings!

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Valentine’s Day Wedding – Officiant in Malibu

Posted in Beach Weddings, Destination Weddings, Elope in Los Angeles, Los Angeles Wedding Location Ideas, Marriage License, Wedding Officiants, and Wedding Places

P and W (I issued a confidential marriage license for their private wedding ceremony) were married on beautiful Point Dume Beach in Malibu just before sunset. Before we arrived an unknown stranger, perhaps another wedding couple, left a a beautiful heart made of flower petals. To top it all off, a couple of dolphins played in the ocean behind me as they exchanged their vows.

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Los Angeles Beach Weddings Rules and Permits in Los Angeles County

Posted in Beach Weddings, Destination Weddings, Easy Weddings, and Wedding Places

LA Beach Weddings Many people who have a beach wedding in Los Angeles County forget that the beach is a public place (aside from Malibu’s private beaches) and governed by Los Angeles County rules, as well as the individual city rules. It’s important to know what the beach wedding rules are in order to have an outdoor wedding on the beach in Southern California. You simply cannot just put down a canopy and chairs right next to the sunbathers on the beach to get married. Unless it’s Santa Monica, 50 people or more or large props or a significant number…

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Getting Married in Los Angeles: Weddings with a View

Posted in Beach Weddings, Destination Weddings, Los Angeles Wedding Location Ideas, and Wedding Places

Getting married in Los Angeles is filled with many great choices. Palos Verdes offers some of the most beautiful panoramic views of any place in Southern California. And the amazing view from La Venta Inn in Palos Verdes Estates is one of the most dramatic.

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Destination Weddings in Southwest Airlines Magazine

Posted in Destination Weddings, Easy Weddings, Wedding Officiants, and Wedding Places

From Spirit, September 2007 officiant recommendatons: “You could do . . . a California terrace overlooking the sea (check out Officiant Guy, who covers the waterfront of SoCal at officiantguy.com).”

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