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Officiant on the go

Niagara on the Lake, Ontario View map

About

Officiant on the go is a wedding service operating out of Niagara on the Lake, Ontario, that aims to join to-be-weds in unison. Whether presiding over ceremonies at their own chapel or travelling to locations of couples’ choice, they can do justice to the milestone occasion. Marlene Gallyot is the lead celebrant, and she takes pride in helping partners make their commitment official.

Services Offered

As an experienced and licensed professional, Marlene is very conscious of how to celebrate a diverse range of cultures and beliefs. Whether you have a strong faith or are not tied to any denomination, Marlene has the know-how to create an event worthy of couples’ preferences. She can even help clients find a venue that reflects their personalities and long-held wishes. Officiant on the go carries out their duties believing that weddings are important landmarks that deserve to be lovingly crafted. Typically, this individual’s ceremonies last between 30 minutes up to an hour. Whether Marlene is covering a ceremony for a couple getting married for the first time or conducting vow renewals, she always gives her utmost effort and enthusiasm. Ultimately, she wants to facilitate the process of two people joining together in matrimony as well as providing guidance towards finalizing that all-important marriage certificate.

Highlights

Wedding Types

Civil union, single religion, interfaith ceremony, non-religious, vow renewal, ceremony rehearsal

Officiant Services

Licensed

Religious Affiliations

Agnostic, baha'i faith, buddhist, anglican, baptist, catholic, episcopalian, lutheran, methodist, mormon, no denomination, orthodox christian, presbyterian, quaker, earth-based, evangelical, hindu, islam, jainism, jewish, pagan, shinto, taoist, unitarian, sikhism

Wedding Services Starting Price

$250

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On average, how long are wedding ceremonies you officiate?

30-60 mins.

Does starting price include the ceremony rehearsal?

No

What is the starting price for ceremony rehearsals?

$100

If you offer pre-marital counseling, what is the starting price for (per session)?

$75
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    Ashley Getting married on 03/09/2022
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    Short & Sweet

    This was the most perfect short and sweet ceremony! Marlene was very professional and helpful throughout the entire process from booking a date, decorations and allowing me to get ready at her Airbnb! Our day was stress free and the house and property are absolutely beautiful! Marlene definitely went above and beyond our expectations!

    Officiant on the go's reply:

    Thank you for your review. You both were so easy to work with and you put full trust in me which I appreciated. I wish you only the best in your life
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    Masha S. Getting married on 20/08/2022
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    Exactly what we were looking for

    Marlene was a very responsive and helpful officiant and a pleasure to work with . We wanted to do a small elopement and we were able to get all the details fixed early on and she was very professional during the ceremony. The location is very nice as well!

    Officiant on the go's reply:

    Thank you for your beautiful review. It was a pleasure to officiate for both of you.
    I do my best to make every couple feel special. I wish you and your husband the very best in life
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    Tia Married on 28/05/2022
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    What an intimate Wedding!

    Oh gosh! If you’re looking for an intimate setting, look no further. Marlene is so fabulous! So easy going and eager to cater to you. We are so grateful for how beautifully she set everything up for us! I CANT WAIT FOR MY WEDDING PHOTOS!! It was all so lovely and personal and stress free! She has every little thing you need to make the your day special!
    From the barn, to the little chapel, vineyards plus more, We highly recommend this venue!
    Thank you Marlene! With deep appreciation, Tia and Marlond Harrison 💙

    Officiant on the go's reply:

    Thank you for your review. It was such a pleasure to officiate and do your wedding. I’m blessed with people like you.
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    Chris P. Married on 17/09/2021
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    Beyond Expectations

    We reached out to Marlene when we decided to postpone our religious ceremony to a later date but still wanted to get married in the spring. Not only was she very responsive and follow up quickly, but she also wore multiple hats, including officiant, and wedding planner. She was very understanding and worked with our budget. She was also very accommodating, as when Ontario put in their 4 week lockdown in April 2021, she was very understanding and allowed us to move it to a few weeks later.

    The ceremony itself was very beautiful and she did a wonderful job officiating. She was also able to say a few words in Spanish during the ceremony, which meant a lot to my now wife.

    The venue itself was very exquisite, with the barn and the vineyards in the background.

    We can't thank Marlene enough for making our day exceptional!

    Officiant on the go's reply:

    Thank you for your beautiful review. You are both awesome. I got to know the two of you and your family and thank you for the boxed lunch which I thoroughly enjoyed. I wish you and your wife only the best in life.
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    Christine Married on 03/07/2021
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    Best day ever!!

    Planning a wedding in a week was kinda impossible, but Marlene made it possible for us. Very approachable and fast responsiveness. All the things we asked for was perfectly executed. The place was so gorgeous, so many compliments from our guests. Foods were fantastic as well. Couldn’t have the perfect intimate wedding without Marlene’s help. ❤️

    Officiant on the go's reply:

    Thank you for your beautiful review Christine. You were so easy to work with and gave me full trust. I wish you and sonralph all the very best and a happy married like.
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    Rebecca A. Married on 15/05/2021
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    Amazing Wedding!

    Marlene was nothing short of professional and excellent to work with, especially during these hard covid times! Planning a wedding in the middle of a pandemic was not easy in the slightest! Everything we had set in stone pre-covid was torn down, so I reached out a few months before our wedding as a last minute decision as we could not have our giant party as planned. She was amazing! She was so responsive, answered any questions I had, she was easy to work with and had so many ideas. We had a set budget and she worked with that, even put a little more into it than I had expected. She made everything so beautiful for the day of, it could not have been a more perfect, intimate ceremony!

    Officiant on the go's reply:

    Thank you Rebecca
    You and Brett were such an awesome couple and so easy to work with. Thank you for giving me the opportunity and I wish you both great success and happiness in your married life.
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    Arlen P. Married on 24/10/2020
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    Wonderful, kind, friendly and flexible!

    I had a wonderful experience with Marlene Gallyot for my wedding ceremony. She was extremely helpful in the planning and executing of my picture perfect day.
    She was very flexible and understanding, and helped me plan everything from flowers, to cake and more. She gave us a variety of options to suit our interest and budget.
    Her location with a small chapel is so sweet and charming, and she has lovely decorations to accompany the beautiful scenery. It is very charming and intimate.
    Although we planned everything fairly quickly, Marlene did an amazing job planning and decorating. When it came to our day, everything was just perfect!
    She communicated clearly with us, and we felt like we were always on the same page.
    I would absolutely recommend having an event at her location!

    Officiant on the go's reply:

    Thank you for your beautiful review. It was such a pleasure meeting you and your husband and getting you both married.
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    Christine L. Married on 03/08/2020
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    Beautiful Wedding

    We wanted a small outdoor wedding with all the classic wedding touches. We are so grateful to Marlene for the incredible job she did. We met with Marlene and gave her an idea of what we wanted colors etc. From there she took care of everything down to the bouquets and boutonnieres. The outdoor wedding in a vineyard setting was so romantic. The meal was just delicious. The dinner was set in a brand new barn that was decorated so beautifully. We both found Marlene very accommodating professional and friendly. If you are looking for a officiant/planner/location all in one place you would be in very capable hands. Thank you again Marlene for a day we will always remember.
    Rik and Christine May
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    Lori R. Married on 01/06/2020
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    A beautiful Officiant and Ceremony

    Marlene gave my new husband and I the most beautiful ceremony on Sept 26/20. She was so kind to us and gave us a beautiful ceremony which included a piper, cake and champagne. Her flowers and grounds were spectacular! We will be forever grateful she was able to marry us safely during this time of Covid. She will remind in our hearts forever. Lori & Jim Kay

    Officiant on the go's reply:

    Thank you for the beautiful review. You and your husband are simply amazing. I loved officiating and getting the place decorated for your very special day
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    Emily J. Married on 16/10/2021
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    Marlene is a life saver!

    Marlene was absolutely amazing with helping us with our wedding. We had to reschedule it and replan a wedding in 3 weeks due to Covid and she was so responsive and helpful from the get go. She did an amazing job performing our ceremony. She went above and beyond and let us use her property for the ceremony and she even decorated it for us. 2 days before our wedding was a goth/ Halloween themed wedding and she absolutely transformed the space! She was so kind and supportive through the whole thing and really eased my mind.

    Officiant on the go's reply:

    Emily, thank you for your beautiful review. I had so much fun officiating for you and was such a pleasure to work with you. I wish you and Matt only the best in your marriage and thanks for the blanket. So very kind.

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Marlene  Gallyot
Marlene Gallyot
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My name is Marlene Gallyot. I love doing wedding ceremonies or special events.

I have a wide range of items that youcould rent and I work along with your budget to make it special.

www.niagaraweddingsandrentals.com

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