Elopement Grotto

Banff WeddingsThis package is available to eloping couple with up to 20 guests (upgrade available for additional bridal party flowers, salon appointments, transportation and more, if required).

Experience the beauty, serenity, peace and tranquility of Canmore/Kananaskis on your most special day (for Lake Louise packages please see the Mt Fairview Package).

The Elopement Grotto Wedding Package includes: 

Wedding Consultants – as your wedding planners, our services will cover the cost of all the following. We will provide an initial wedding consultation via phone, fax, e-mail or in person free of charge to help you to select the perfect outdoor location for your wedding ceremony and post-ceremony celebrations and will assist with booking accommodation if required. We will meet with you in Banff or Canmore shortly after you arrival in town go through every detail of your wedding day.

Marriage License – We will ensure all the legal papers are completed by you and submitted in advance. To comply with licensing laws you will need to appear personally at the Licensing Bureau to provide proof of identification and signatures. We will accompany you to the Banff Bureau where you will sign for and be issued with your marriage license.

Commissioner – An experienced Marriage Commissioner will be provided to carry out your wedding service at your chosen location. All post-ceremony registration of documents will be handled by your Commissioner. You will receive a ‘Certificate of Marriage’ immediately following your ceremony, however, the official certificate will follow (usually by mail) in 2-3 weeks.

Flowers – A bouquet of flowers for the bride and a boutonnière (buttonhole) for the groom. As most flowers are imported into this area of the Rockies, the bride can choose from an unlimited selection of flowers, colors and designs.

Photographs – A professional wedding photographer will be booked to attend on your wedding day to take ceremony and post-ceremony photographs around Banff. All images will be supplied on CD with full release for you to reproduce and share with your friends!

Wedding Cake & Champagne – A hand-crafted wedding cake will be made and decorated with flowers to match your bouquet and boutonniere. Pop your bottle of chilled champagne immediately after the ceremony or save it for a private toast to accompany your cake back at your hotel.

Attendance/Witnesses – Rocky Mountain Weddings will be in attendance on the day of the ceremony, meeting you at your hotel at least ½ hour before departure for your chosen location and will be present until the ceremony is complete and you are announced man and wife! We will be available to act as witnesses if required.

Permit – will be included if required

The Elopement Grotto Package is available from $2,995 CDN + GST weekdays. (for bride and groom including a digital photography package).
Weekend pricing available upon request.

All our Canadian Rockies wedding packages can be customized to your requirements, and many additional activities are available.

Please contact us for further information.

“Thank you for absolutely everything that you did to make our wedding so fantastic! …thanks to you everything was perfect – we could not have asked for a better day!” – Julie and Ira Aikman, Regina