Wedding Minister Services

Lankford & Joyce Blair are certified, non-denominational, interfaith wedding ministers.  
Their ceremonies are performed in the Wedding Chapel at the Magnolia House and off-site in hotels, beaches, parks, private residences, and other locations within the Hampton Roads area.  

They are happy to perform Weddings, Vow Renewals, & Committment Ceremonies.

In honor of joining loving hearts together in marriage, a portion of the Wedding Fee is donated to the American Heart Association.

For Consultation and Rates, please call   757.722.2888 

Elope & Stay Wedding Package

Enjoy a two-night stay, Candlelight Wedding Ceremony for just the two of you, Toasting Table with Cake & Champagne or Sparkling Cider, Rose-petal Linen Service, Full Breakfast each day.   Also includes Ministers Fee, Wedding/Ceremony Coordination, Guestroom set-up  Post-Ceremony, filing Marriage License with Circuit Court.


                                           Queen Room - starts at $684-$704  plus applicable tax

                                             Ellington Suite   - -starts at $870 plus applicable tax

                                             Holidays & High Volume Dates - - $759-$945 (Queen to King Suite)


Referrals for Photographers, Florist, Dove Release, available on request.  Professional Massage Therapy available (in the Ellington Suite only) on request at additional cost.




                      (No Discounts, Gift Cards/Certificates, or Substitutions are allowed with this Package.)




Chapel Elopement Ceremony

The Wedding Chapel will host your private Elopement Ceremony with up to two guests.  Make a lasting memory in the historic, candlelit Chapel.  Reservations are recommended.  Walk-in Service is subject to availability.

~~Elopement..................................................Monday-Thursday         $100

                                                                         Friday-Saturday             $125

                                                                         Sunday & Holidays        $150

(includes Minister's Fee, Filing of License with Circuit Court)

  ~~Elopement w/Photo Time......................... Monday-Thursday          $150

                                                                         Friday-Saturday             $175

                                                                        Sunday & Holidays         $200

(includes Minister's Fee, Filing of License with Circuit Court, time for your Professional Photographer's session during and after your Ceremony)

* Confirmation requires full payment.

(Guestroom stays are not required, but we welcome our newlyweds to Honeymoon at the Inn.) ~ Rates subject to be higher on Weekends, Holidays and High Volume Periods~


Full Chapel Ceremony - Up to Twenty Guests

Seating for up to 20 guests,  the   Wedding Chapel at the Magnolia House Inn is a unique and lovely setting for your affordable Intimate Wedding or Vow Renewal Ceremony.

Seating count is in addition to the Bride, the Groom, up to two(2) Bridesmaids, two(2)2Groomsmen  

In Queen Anne Victorian splendor, the Wedding Chapel boasts a lovely crystal chandelier, comfortable seating, and candlelight to enhance your Celebration of Marriage.  

Chapel hours are flexible and include evening & weekday  ceremonies.  


 Up to 10 guests...................$350 plus tax

 Up to 20 guests................. ..$475  plus tax 

includes Minister's Fee, Wedding Coordination, Decorated Chapel, Filing of License


*Confirmation requires full payment.


(Fees subject to change without notice and may be higher on Weekends, Holidays & High-Volume dates.)

 Guestroom stays are not required, but we welcome our newlyweds to Honeymoon at the  Magnolia House Inn.