Ceremony Fees

Please contact our ceremonies coordinator Nicole Tuszynski (nicole@fuub.org) for more information

Weddings

Sanctuary Ceremony, up to 400 people: $2,000

McKinney Chapel Ceremony, up to 75 people: $1,500

Frances White Room Ceremony, up to 25 people: $1,000 ($250 if during regular business hours)

Servetus Library Ceremony, limited to couple and witnesses, $1,000 ($250 if during regular business hours)

All wedding fees must be paid in full 30 days before the wedding date.  A signed fee agreement and $300 deposit are required to hold a date. Deposits are non-refundable. 

Minister’s Fees start at $800 (regardless of the size of the ceremony) and are negotiated directly with the minister

Members of the congregation for at least 12 months at the time of booking and their children are entitled to reduced cost wedding ceremonies.  Click here for more information.

What does the Wedding fee include?

The church’s fee includes ceremony time, rehearsal time, a gratuity for our custodial staff and use of our pianos or pipe organ (organ use must be approved by our Director of Music)

We allot each couple 3 hours on their wedding day- plenty of time to set up, get married and take lots of pictures!

Your payment to the church does not include the minister’s or musician’s fees.

Please email our Ceremonies Coordinator to set up an appointment. Nicole Tuszynski: nicole@fuub.org

Dedications/Namings/Child Blessings

Children’s Blessings are generally held on Sunday afternoons at 2:00PM but an alternate day and time may be arranged. 

The base fee is $500 plus $300 to the officiant.  

Reception packages are available from $250 and are negotiated with the Ceremonies Coordinator. Reception fees include gratuities

Fees are paid in full at the time of reservation. 

Funerals, Memorials or other Celebrations of Life

Sanctuary Ceremony: $1,000 plus minister’s compensation

McKinney Chapel Ceremony: $600 plus minister’s compensation

Frances White Room Ceremony: $300, plus minister’s compensation

Minister’s Compensation: $600

Fees should be paid in full at the time of reservation. 

Reception packages are available from $250 and are negotiated with the Ceremonies Coordinator. Reception fees include gratuities.

Members of First Unitarian are entitled to reduced fees, please contact Nicole for more information.