The Ottawa Region's Premiere Wedding Officiants
WOW Your Families and Friends!
Treat Them to Their Most Memorable, Enjoyable Ceremony Ever!
You've found the one who takes your breath away... start your forever with an equally breathtaking ceremony!
You've spent so much energy choosing the perfect venue, the best photographer and videographer, the right caterer, an awesome DJ, and stunning decor. Now, who are you going to trust to officiate your ceremony?
The last thing you want is a cheesy, inexperienced officiant who makes your guests want to get your ceremony over with as fast as possible. Why settle for just an average wedding ceremony, almost the same as every other you've ever attended, with an officiant who uses the same-old tired ceremony script that has been putting people to sleep for years. You only get one chance to select the best officiant for you for the most special day of your lives.
Lynne & Keith make dream wedding ceremonies come true by providing the most original and authentic officiant services available in the Ottawa Region. We have been rewriting the wedding ceremony norms in Ottawa for 18 years with an innovative approach and unique ceremony content unavailable from anywhere else that will highlight both of you and your relationship.
With our unmatched depth of experience that comes from having created and performed thousands of ceremonies for couples who wanted theirs to be far more than a carbon copy of every other that they have attended, we offer you a stress-free service that ensures that yours will be unaverage, unboring and a highlight of your families and guests' memories of your special day.
Lynne & Keith - Exceptional Ceremonies is a celebrant and officiant boutique that for 18 years in the greater Ottawa Region, has been offering the most innovative and enjoyable ceremonies
balancing and twisting tradition with as much innovation and light-heartedness that you want in your unique ceremony. We are the only preferred officiants of most leading wedding venues in Ottawa as well as for many of the most highly regarded photographers, videographers, DJs,, and wedding planners who rely upon our consistency, reliability, and professionalism.
If you're looking for an experienced officiant with whom you feel a connection, but also someone who
has strong passion for what they do; depth of experience to guide you through a multitude of questions and issues; energy and ability to engage both you and your guests; polished presentation
and delivery skills; and, a wide breadth of proven professional contacts to further support you in pulling off your day, your way, you have come to the right place.
We, not only provide this level of service constantly to our clients, we also provide you, your wedding party, and your families with complete peace of mind for everything connected with your ceremony.
Just imagine your guests remembering your wedding as having the very best ceremony that they have ever experienced in their lives!
We consistently achieve this rare level of achievement at every wedding ceremony that we perform.
It was for this reason that of the over 1,250 licensed officiants in the Ottawa Region, the Ottawa Wedding Industry Professionals Awards
honoured us in 2014, 2018 and 2020 with the Officiants Award, the only officiants to have been so recognized three times in only six years!
We invite you to go through this, the most comprehensive ceremony resource website in the Ottawa Region, to get a sense of how we will guide you to achieve an awesome result for your ceremony
We have a flexible range of ceremony levels from $200 to $850 to suit every need and budget from Legally-Minimum, Intimate, Micro, Pop-up, and Elopement Ceremonies, to larger ones with all of the bells and whistles, including the most comprehensive wedding rehearsals in the region.
Please review our 95+ client testimonials - unmatched by any other Ottawa officiant - to get a sense of just how awesome your wedding ceremony will be for you and your guests with one of us designing and performing it.
Due to the extensive word of mouth recommendations from our previous clients, guests and most leading Ottawa wedding industry professionals,
we tend to book up quickly, especially during the peak wedding months.
Bookings for 2021, 2022, and 2023 are now well underway. Accordingly, to avoid disappointment, you are advised to check as soon as possible, as to our availability for your ceremony date.
You can contact us at Keith@ExceptionalCeremonies.com or 613 - 831 - 7555 in Ottawa. We're usually around most weekdays and evenings.
We will be unavailable for ceremonies during the period of April 10th to May 13th, 2022. During this time you may contact us via the Contacting Us form or by direct email (Keith@ExceptionalCeremonies.com) and we will reply as circumstances permit.
For those couples who demand an outstanding ceremony experience for yourselves and your guests, we are experts for a range of customized ceremonies. Our specialities include:
Civil Style Ceremonies * Spiritual Ceremonies * Eloping * Bilingual & French Ceremonies
Second & Third Marriages * Same Sex & Gay Weddings * Surprise Weddings
Renewal of Vows Ceremonies * Co-Officiated Ceremonies
Baptisms & Naming Ceremonies * Memorial Services
Non-Denominational or Inter-Faith Ceremonies
Ceremonies for Remotely Located Couples
Backyard, Home & Cottage Ceremonies
Civil Style Ceremonies in a Church
Ceremonies with Children