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Rich Events Upgrades

We have several upgrades to enhance your ceremony. Below is a collection of our upgrades  which are grouped  according to the venue and package where we offer them. 

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Elopement Ceremony Samples - $50.00 

Rev. Rich will provide an extensive selection of elopement ceremony samples that go well beyond the standard elopement script. This upgrade must be requested at least 48 hours prior to the ceremony, but ideally 5 days in advance, to allow time for selection and processing. This upgrade is available to the Getaway Elopement and Getaway Plus Elopement. These samples are included with the Micro Wedding Ceremony package. 

Robe & Stole Upgrade - $25.00

Rev. Rich can wear his black ministerial robe and white stole for your ceremony. This requires specific attire to be worn underneath the robe and the robe must be brought out of storage, so this upgrade must be requested at least 48 hours in advance of a wedding. This upgrade is available at all venues staring with the Just Married Elopement and up through all larger packages. 

Personal Delivery of Marriage License - $25.00

Rev. Rich will personally deliver your completed and signed Tennessee Marriage License paperwork to the Davidson County Clerk the next business day after the ceremony. This upgrade is available to all couples in all packages at all Rich Events venue, but only for licenses obtained at the Davidson County Clerk in Nashville. Rev. Rich will not make personal deliveries to any other county clerks. 

Premarital Counseling Program - $25.00

Rev. Rich has designed an at-home premarital counseling option that will help to prepare couples for marriage. This program also meets current Tennessee requirements to receive a discounted marriage license fee. This upgrade is available to couples booking the Just Married Elopement, Getaway Elopement, Getaway Plus Elopement at all venues, and the Micro Wedding Ceremony at Belmont Mansion.  Rich Events can only guarantee that the County Clerks in Davidson County, TN and Williamson County, TN will accept our certification process. This upgrade requires at least 5 days notice before the wedding day as there are several steps to complete the process.  Contact us with questions on this upgrade. 

Decorative Certificate of Marriage or Renewal - $25.00

Rich Events has created a customized decorative certificate of marriage and a similar decorative certificate of renewal. These are non-binding, ceremonial, decorative documents intended to commemorate the ceremony and provide a keepsake to take home and display.  Please note that these are not legal documents. They are solely for personal and sentimental purposes. These certificates are customized for each couple, so this upgrade must be selected at least 24 hours before the ceremony. This upgrade is available to all packages at all Rich Events venues. Please note that if you are obtaining your Tennessee Marriage License in Davidson County, TN or Shelby County, TN, you will not need this upgrade since those counties provide a ceremonial certificate of marriage. This upgrade is available to all packages at all Rich Events venues. Click here to see pictures of these certificates. 

Commemorative Vows Certificate - $25.00

Rich Events has created a way for couples to remember their weddings vows. We will provide a lovely printed version of your vows on our high-quality paper that we also use to create our Certificates of Marriage and Renewal of Vows. These certificates are customized for each couple, so this upgrade must be selected at least 24 hours before the ceremony, but ideally 5 days before the ceremony. This upgrade is available to all packages at all Rich Events venues. 

Bubbles for Staged Exit - $25.00

Rich Events will provide individual vials of bubbles for guests to blow for a staged exit photo on the exterior of the venue. This option requires several guests to participate, so this upgrade can only be made available to the Getaway Plus Elopement at all venues, and the Micro Wedding Ceremony at Belmont Mansion, and only if the couple will have a sufficient number of guests present to participate. 

Belmont Mansion Floral Arrangements - $50.00

This upgrade provides a total of three silk floral arragements that were custom designed for Belmont Mansion. There is one large arrangement for the bay window and two smaller arrangements at the staircase The size and colors of the flowers and even the size, shape and color of the urns were all chosen personally by Rev. Rich to coordinate with the color palette in the mansion. The base flowers are cream with some soft pinks to compliment the colors of most weddings. The color, shape and style of the three urns were selected to match the color, style and size of the space. This upgrade must be selected in advance of the wedding day to allow for set up time. This upgrade is available to the Just Married, Getaway and Getaway Plus Elopements. These arrangements are included in the Micro Wedding Ceremony package. Click here to see pictures of Belmont Mansion Upgrades

Belmont Mansion Candelabras with Electric Candles - $50.00

The four candelabras are placed at the sides of the  bay window. These are antiques that have been at the mansion for a century. Each candelabra has battery-powered taper candles, each providing a flickering light that add a touch of warmth and elegance to the space during the ceremony and photos. This upgrade must be selected in advance of the wedding day to allow for set up time. This upgrade is available to the Just Married, Getaway, and Getaway Plus Elopements. These candelabras are included in the Micro Wedding Ceremony package. Click here to see pictures of Belmont Mansion Upgrades

Skinner Chapel Floral Arrangements - $50.00

This upgrade provides a total of three silk floral arragements that were custom designed for Skinner Chapel at Scarritt Bennett Center. There is one large arrangement on the altar and two smaller arrangements by the side window. The size and colors of the flowers and even the size, shape and color of the urns were all chosen personally by Rev. Rich to coordinate with the color palette of the interior of the chapel. The base flowers are cream with some soft pinks and purples to compliment the colors in the stained glass windows in the chapel. The color, shape and style of the three urns were selected to match the color, style and size of the space. This upgrade must be selected in advance of the wedding day to allow for set up time. This upgrade is available to all packages at the chapel.  Click here to see pictures of Skinner Chapel Upgrades. 

Skinner Chapel Candelabras with Candles - $50.00

The two candelabras are 61 inches in height and are placed at the sides of the altar. These were selected to match the color, size and style of the chapel. Each candelabra has battery-powered pillar candles, each providing a flickering light that add a touch of warmth and elegance to the chancel space during the ceremony and photos. This upgrade must be selected in advance of the wedding day to allow for set up time. This upgrade is available to all packages at the chapel. Click here to see pictures of Skinner Chapel Upgrades. 

Our regular operating hours are Monday - Saturday 8AM to 8PM and Sunday 2PM to 8PM, by appointment only. 

Please note that we try to host all Skinner Chapel and Spring Haven Gardens ceremonies during daylight hours to insure ideal lighting for photography.