Your Wedding Day
Bride’s Dressing Room The First Floor Lounge is available and provides a comfortable and private place for the bride and her attendants to dress. The room contains needed items such as mirrors, ironing board, and iron. There is also space to hang gowns if you want to bring them ahead of time. This room is available beginning 3 hours prior to the ceremony; additional availability can be negotiated with the Wedding Coordinator. Please do not leave valuables unattended in the room at any time.
Groom’s Dressing Room The Second Floor Lounge is available and provides a comfortable and private space for the groom and his attendants to dress and prepare for the ceremony. This room is available beginning 3 hours prior to the ceremony; additional availability can be negotiated with the Wedding Coordinator. Please do not leave valuables unattended in the room at any time.
Photographs and Video Recording It is the policy of the church that:
• No flash photographs can be taken during the ceremony;
• No movement to the front of the worship space may occur
during the wedding.
Pictures taken during the processional and recessional are permitted. Posed picture of the wedding party may be taken in the Sanctuary and Chapel 45-90 minutes before or immediately after the ceremony. Plan to be finished with these no less than 30 minutes before the wedding begins. Photographers should consult with the pastor.
Guest Book A guest book may be provided by the couple, as well as accompanied by an attendant to encourage all guests to sign.
Rice or Bird Seed Rice or bird seed are not to be thrown inside the church building and are extremely hazardous when thrown on the front marble steps. Non-biodegradable materials, such as confetti, are not permitted.
Parking The city parking garage is immediately across the street from the church on College Street and provides ample parking spaces (each metered, 24/7) for the wedding party and guests. The church parking lot, in the rear of the building, is extremely limited and may be used for the bride and groom’s car only.
Alcoholic Beverages and Illegal Drugs The drinking of alcoholic beverages and the use of illegal drugs are not permitted on church property, inside or outside, at any time, for any reason.
Smoking / Vaping City fire ordinance and state law prohibit any smoking or vaping on church premises.
After the Ceremony The wedding party is responsible for picking up and removing any decorations supplied for the wedding.