It is extremely important the wedding party personally carry all items onboard that are to be used in the ceremony. This includes the tuxedo, wedding dress, shoes, jewelry, etc. for the entire wedding party (bride, groom, bridesmaids, groomsmen). Security will only allow one small carry on and a garment bag per person. Luggage checked with the luggage handlers may not arrive in the stateroom until well after the ceremony.
WEDDING LOCATIONS AND TIMES:
Ceremony times and locations are assigned according to the requirements of each wedding or onboard event. Times and venue will be confirmed approximately two (2) weeks prior to the sail date of your cruise vacation. According to the number of guests, weddings are performed in the ship’s library or in one of the ship’s lounges. For safety reasons much of the furniture onboard is anchored in place and therefore cannot be reconfigured. Wedding decorations for the ceremony include two (2) white columns and two (2) silk flower arrangements. The type of reception purchased determines the length of time allotted for a reception. In some ports, reception times may be limited. For more details, please check with your event manager.
All ceremonies are civil ceremonies performed by a government-approved official. performed by ship’s Captain.
At Sea weddings are
In the event of an itinerary change due to a hurricane, we will make every effort to reschedule a symbolic ceremony for you onboard the ship or in another port of call. The Ceremony will be symbolic due to the fact that we may not have enough time to obtain a new marriage license. Compensation will not be provided for either option nor will a refund be provided should the couple decide to decline either of these options. Celebrity Weddings strongly recommends the purchase of wedding insurance.
When we are not in hurricane season, the following will apply: If possible, we will try to schedule the wedding at another port of call depending on the ship’s itinerary. If the Couple opts to have their wedding at the new port of call, the ceremony will be symbolic due to the fact that we may not have enough time to obtain a new marriage license. The Couple may also opt to have a symbolic ceremony onboard while the ship is sailing. No compensation will be given for either option. If the Couple decides not accept either of these options and prefers not to proceed with the wedding, no compensation will be given.
For a refund of your wedding or ceremony enhancements, "Celebrity Weddings" must receive notice of cancellation in writing no later than sixty (60) days prior to your sailing date. A refund, less $500.00 US Dollars administration fee and the license fees, will be issued. Refunds will not be granted for cancellations made less than sixty (60) days prior to sail date.
"Celebrity Weddings” Toll Free: 866-535-2352 rev.11/2008