Embracing your lifestyle, national origin, gender expression, ability, culture, traditions and values.

Dan Jones, a wedding minister for all genders

Embracing Ceremony Officiates for You!

See Dan’s officiating style and customization in the first couple of minutes of this couple’s wedding video. Venue: El Monte Sagrado and Flowers by Elegante Florals.

From mountain trail to downtown swank to any New Mexico wedding location I will be the Taos wedding officiant to make a difference at your wedding by…

  • listening to you, hearing you and fulfilling your wishes
  • incorporating my interfaith wedding minister flexibility
  • welcoming the inclusion of children and pets
  • being a Taos wedding officiant that pays attention to detail
  • embracing your beliefs from spiritual, religious, pagan to irreverent
  • rejoicing in the diversity of lifestyles
  • being immune to weather issues
  • lining up a picture-perfect processional
  • lending my calming influence to your pre-ceremony jitters

Choose Officiant Services from Four Levels

All prices include New Mexico sales tax of 7.3125%

At all levels you receive a copy of your ceremony script

$175

 Just Married Wedding Officiant Service

When you’re all set and are ready to tie the knot! 

  • Just yourselves or a few witnesses
  • Planning: You’ve already selected a date, time and location in central Taos county. Choose a higher service level if you’d like a consultation or ceremony alterations
  • Ceremony: 10-15 minute spiritual, secular or interfaith marriage performed by a wedding minister
  • Location: Your choice in central Taos County only, including Ranchos and Gorge Bridge
  • Legal: License completion & filing
$225
Simple and Sweet Officiating Service

Simple & Sweet Wedding Officiant Service

For elopements and vow renewals when you’re seeking simple and stress-free

  • Up to 10 guests
  • Planning: Brief planning consultation
  • Ceremony: 15 minute spiritual, secular or interfaith marriage performed by a wedding minister
  • Location: Your choice in central Taos County. Pricing and availability outside central Taos County is quoted on an individual basis. SpiriTaos gardens available for $75 or consider a package that includes a location.
  • Legal: License completion & filing
$299
Tailored Officiating Service

Tailored Wedding Officiant Service

Designed for intimate weddings that require a minimum of planning

  • Typically 25 or less guests
  • Planning: Phone or Skype meeting with Taos celebrant Dan Jones to answer logistics questions and for you to provide input so your ceremony is built to reflect your beliefs
  • Ceremony: 15 minute spiritual, secular or interfaith marriage reflecting your beliefs performed by a wedding minister
  • Location: Your choice in Taos County (Abiquiu, Ojo Caliente, Red River, Eagle Nest, Angel Fire or the Espanola area add $50)
  • Legal: License completion & filing
$399
Uniquely Yours Officiating Service

Uniquely Yours Wedding Officiant Service

Ideal for couples wanting a personalized and customized wedding ceremony

  • Any number of guests
  • Planning: Phone, Skype or in-person meeting with Taos celebrant Dan Jones to answer logistics questions and collaboratively plan your personalized ceremony that will reflect your beliefs; questionnaires used for further details to customize and personalize your ceremony
  • Ceremony: 15-30 minute fully customized marriage ceremony performed by a wedding minister including a detailed scripting of the processional and recessional
  • Coordination: On your wedding day Dan Jones works with venue coordinator, photographer, musician/deejay and wedding planner to ensure a polished ceremony
  • Location: Your choice in Taos County
    • Abiquiu, Ojo Caliente, Red River, Eagle Nest, Angel Fire or the Espanola area add $50
    • Northern New Mexico wedding locations beyond those listed above, such as Santa Fe, Buffalo Thunder or Alamosa or La Veta in southern Colorado add $75
    • Albuquerque, Colorado Springs or Denver metro areas add $100
    • Additional locations quoted on an individual basis
  • Legal: License completion & filing
  • Rehearsal: Directing rehearsal, up to one hour, ask for a price quote

Miscellany

  • All prices include New Mexico sales tax of 7.3125%
  • Don’t fit one of these categories? Please inquire about a hybrid that works for you!
  • Need a location? Use the SpiriTaos gardens for an additional $75 or consider a package that includes a location.
  • Embracing Ceremony offers Baby Blessing Ceremonies! Having a ceremony for your infant is a great way to gather your family and friends and create a memorable day as your child begins their life. Contact Dan for more information.

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