Officiant ~ Coordinator ~ Counseling ~ Elopements ~ Small Venue
~ A beautiful ceremony is a treasured memory ~
F. Daniel Latour ~ Minister/Consultant
Wedding Officiant for your Ceremony
The ceremony sets the tone for the entire day and an experienced, caring professional makes a difference! With over 20 years service, Rev. Dan is a preferred Officiate for many area venues and also hosts small private weddings at his Lafayette Cottage. Whatever the setting or style, his reputation for the best spiritual or non-religious ceremonies is unmatched. He also helps coordinate just before the ceremony to assure all goes well. Work by email or schedule a meeting to create the beautiful service you deserve for your special day. With his experience and familiarity with vendors, also consider using him as Day-of Wedding Coordinator.
Wedding Officiant at your chosen venue $165 to 180.
including rehearsal direction $275
Day-of Wedding Coordinator $500 (includes rehearsal)
Small Garden Wedding Ceremony with up to 12 guests at Dan's Cottage $250
with one-hour cake and punch social included $500
Elope/Casual 10 minute marriage service $60 by appointment
Pre-marital Counseling and planning for future - $60 session
Use the Contact button at or call for an appointment!
(337)255-5244 9am-9pm (No texting please)
Rev.Dan@WeddingsbyDan.com We serve everyone!
Lafayette, Iberia, Acadia, St.Martin, St.Landry & Vermilion Parishes
Day-of Wedding Coordinator - Consultant
You will be busier than expected with time at a premium and need someone in charge the day of the wedding to implement your plan and get things done so you can enjoy the big event. For a flat fee of $500 (including $100 deposit) Dan will manage the day and help with your rehearsal to make sure everything goes smooth. He can also suggest associate vendors to fit your budget and get things moving fast and easy for you.
Small Wedding Venue and Elopements - Lafayette Cottage
With 12 guests or less, a beautiful ceremony can be held at Dan's Cottage in central Lafayette. We can also include a cake & punch reception or afternoon tea
party so you can have a small, beautiful wedding for much less than you think. We have almost everything you need and have a photographer and florist who offer special rates when available for
small cottage weddings.
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For an elopement/Quick Office Marriage : See Option 3
Dan offers a 60 minute premarital counseling session to get newlyweds off to a great start. Includes issues from the past, financial planning, modern marriage concepts and any subject which may be a cause of concern for the future.
Single session: $60 by appointment.
Planning your own wedding?
Visit our Wedding Planning page for:
Advice Readings & Ceremonies Planner & Budget
Etiquette Marriage License Info Rehearsal Guide
Consider using Dan as your Day-of-Wedding Coordinator
We have bridal belts to enhance gowns, brooches, centerpiece vases, candle stands and lanterns, cake plateaus and other decorative items which can be rented at very
reasonable prices and can save hundreds.
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Please use the contact form to get complete
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