~ A Beautiful Ceremony is a Treasured Memory ~
F. Daniel Latour ~ Minister/Consultant
Serving the Louisiana Parishes of Lafayette, Iberia, Acadia, St Landry, St Martin & Vermilion
(337)255-5244 Rev.Dan@WeddingsbyDan.com > Contact Form
Wedding Officiant for your Ceremony
An experienced, caring professional makes a difference! Over 20 years in service.
The Ceremony sets the tone for the entire day. Whatever the setting or style, "Rev. Dan" has a proven reputation for beautiful delivery of both spiritual and non-religious ceremonies, and is a preferred Officiant for many venues. He also helps coordinate just before the ceremony to assure all goes smooth. Work by email or schedule a meeting to create the beautiful service you deserve for your special day. >Learn more
Wedding officiant at your venue $150-180
Rehearsal direction and officiating $270
Small wedding at Dan's Cottage $220 (With cake and punch $425)
Wedding coordination/management $600
Afternoon Tea Party - Escape to Dan's Cottage $150 for up to 12 persons
Limited rentals and decor assistance. See rentals below.
Small wedding cakes and groom cakes.
Quick 10-minute marriage service $60 by appointment only. Limit 6 persons.
Counseling - premarital, relationship, personal, spiritual development $50
Small Weddings at the Cottage
A beautiful ceremony with up to 12 guests can be held at Dan's Cottage in central Lafayette. You can add a cake & punch reception or afternoon tea party and have a complete small,
beautiful wedding for less than you think. We have almost everything you need for a wedding, and a photographer on standby if you need. >Learn more
We also offer a Quick Marriage Service (10 minutes): $60 by appointment.
A Proper English Tea Party
... A Private proper tea or coffee with an array of traditional sweet and savory treats. This is an awesome experience for you, your family, your wedding attendants,
or for a small bridal shower. A simple pleasure that doen't need a reason!...schedule an afternoon break on one of your shopping days! It is a pleasure Rev. Dan provides for your guests and
himself! You can also host an educational tea to learn about teas, proper brewing and service! Please call or email for full details.
Flat fee of $150 covers 5-12 persons. >Learn more
Wedding Coordinator & Plan Management
If you have been planning your own wedding thus far and could use some help, let's meet and see how I may be able to help save you time and money. I specialize in plan management for smaller weddings on limited budgets. On the planning page you will also find links to a Planner & Budget, Readings, Rehearsal Guide and Marriage License requirements.
Rentals & Design
We have bridal belts to enhance gowns, centerpiece vases, table linens, toasting flutes, cake stands and other decorative items which can be rental at very reasonable prices and can gave hundreds.
For years we heard our Homemade Wedding Cakes for smaller weddings (under 75 persons) are the best testing. Our cakes are layer-on-layer, vanilla/almond buttercream with vanilla buttercream filling or you can request a variety of other fillings. Groom's cakes are available in the flavor of your choice with fudge, cream cheese or coconut icing. From $180 to $300.
Please use the contact form to get complete information
and begin working together by email.
You may also phone Dan at 337-255-5244
to check availability or set up a meeting.
Personal & Spiritual Counseling
Guest Speaking for groups and organizations
Baptisms Renewals Memorials
Life is not measured by the breaths we take ... but by the moments that take our breath away. ~ Maya Angelou