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for a garden or parlor ceremony 365 days a year.

There is nothing else like this in the area!

Angelo and Lorie July 2015a







OR, I’d be happy to join you at your choice of venue, in the tri-state area.

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  5.0/5.0 Wedding on 2/12/2012
Initially, my husband and I had a difficult time finding an officiant to perform our wedding ceremony. We were getting married on a Sunday, 2 days before Valentine’s Day, and we didn’t belong to any particular church. After months of searching, we finally found Reverend Kathy Costello. She was fantastic. She helped us write vows that were personalized to us, advised us when necessary, and guided us through every aspect of the ceremony. She seemed as excited and interested as she would have been if this were her first wedding ceremony. She made us feel important. She never rushed us. She looked professional and had a lovely voice. Her words were beautiful. A definite gem!


Costello Wedding Ceremonies will help you plan your perfect ceremony. The service is personal and friendly. The indoor ceremony area is… read full review



Kathy and Phil, They provided not only a romantic and beautiful outside ceremony that my wife and I were very thankful for. They made… read full review
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Costello Wedding Ceremonies & Gardens WeddingWire Couples Choice Award Winner 2017

Phil and Kathy

Phil & Kathy Costello Kathy Costello – Wedding Officiant, Non-denominational Minister and Gardener at Costello Wedding Ceremonies Phil Costello – Designer and Manager of Costello Wedding Ceremonies Gardens and Structures We were married in Las Vegas on July 4, 2005.  Being in the ‘seasoned’ part of our lives, and both of us having been married before, we feel extremely fortunate …

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