LoveCast Live Stream Now an Option for your Wedding | Weddings by Sonita Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSYou can invite anyone you want to your ceremony with the LoveCast Live Streaming Option through Weddings by Sonita. Many of you have asked how the … Continue reading

Congratulations to Craig & Ashley Mackenzie | Weddings by Sonita

August 22, 2020 The scene: Early Afternoon at Bonjour Crêpe located in the heart of Downtown Greenville, South Carolina. Those present: Craig Mackenzie and the former Ashley Fentzlaff, family traveling from the State of New York and the State of … Continue reading

Add a Crêpe or Two to your Ceremony | Get Married at Bonjour Crêpe

Comfortable Setting ✔️Good Food ✔️Fairly Private ✔️Memories for Time to Come ✔️ Introducing the Marriage with a Meal with LoveCast Option for your nuptials at Bonjour Crêpe in Downtown, Greenville, South Carolina. Located at 20 South Main Street in the … Continue reading

Add Wedding Officiant to your Resume | Sonita M. Leak

In this workshop, you will:
Learn the role of an officiant in legal ceremonies.
Understand the process to become an officiant in your state.
Hear tips on growing your new officiant business. Continue reading

Happy Anniversary to Mr. & Mrs. Stanley and Michele Harris | Married July 17, 2016

Anniversary things are in order to Michele and Stanley who were married in Columbia, South Carolina on this 17th day of July in 2016. Travel to Columbia was traffic-intense, but it was worth the time for these two who were … Continue reading

Happy Anniversary to Mr. & Mrs. Isaac and Jessica Hernandez

Isaac and Jessica joined together in Holy Matrimony on the 11th day of July in 2015. Let’s celebrate them in love on their Wedding Anniversary today. With a beautiful nuptials ceremony in Tindal Park, Greenville, South Carolina, their love was … Continue reading

Obtaining your Marriage License and Getting Certified Copies in GVL

This past few months, multiple couples have inquired about how to apply for their marriage license. Due to the current Coronavirus pandemic and changes to administrative processes, please follow the link below to find out the requirements for obtaining your … Continue reading

Congratulations to Devan & D’nazia Helm | Married May 17, 2020

Congratulations to the Helms! Devan & D’nazia were married in Downtown Greenville, South Carolina. Photography courtesy of Kimmy Cruz of Kimberly Cruz Photography. Photos of their nuptials below.

Congratulations are in Order for Brittany & Elizabeth Morgan | Married on 4.23.2020

The two were married on the morning of April 23rd, 2020, in the middle of Linky Stone Park, right on the edge of the Swamp Rabbit Trail in Downtown, Greenville, South Carolina. Say Congratulations!!!

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New Podcast Release | Marriage Behind a Mask: Coronavirus’ Effect on Our Industry


The World, the Weddings Industry and our Way of Life has changed… FOREVER. Continue reading

Congratulations are in Order for Ioannis & Terri, Married at the Spur of the Moment

  Ioannis and Terri were married at the Hyatt Regency of Downtown Greenville, South Carolina on the evening of Sunday, February 23, 2020. February 24, 2020 – “A couple called me at 6:34pm on last night and inquired about getting … Continue reading

Weddings by Sonita | WeddingWire Reviews Video

Wanting to get married in the Greenville Upstate, SC area?
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Congratulations are in Order for Terry & Nickohl who ‘Just Made it Legal’ at Crêpe du Jour!

A Just Make it Legal Ceremony was performed on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at Crêpe du Jour located at 20 South Main Street, Greenville, South Carolina 29601. 🌹Say Congratulations to Terry and Nickohl, who celebrated their newfound nuptials in style! … Continue reading

Complete Weddings + Events of the Carolinas hosts Vendor Appreciation Event – Feb. 26, 2020


Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSTia Hensley says: “Let’s take a breather in between Bridal Shows and busy event season and get together! This event is open to ALL wedding and … Continue reading

The Marriage Application Process in Greenville County, South Carolina


As per the Marriage License Division, if either party is a Greenville County resident, the application fee will be $45.00. If both parties live outside of Greenville County, yet one resides in South Carolina, the fee will be… Continue reading

The Marriage Notary is At Your Service | Let Me Marry you in 2020

Are you planning your Special Day?  Take the ease off of finding a Wedding Officiant, book with me today.  With an easily navigable website and seamless integration for contact and booking, you can’t go wrong! I conduct the initial consultation … Continue reading

The Video for Karen & Tammy Hunt | Married on February 22, 2020 in Inman, South Carolina

I had great pleasure in being part of the Wedding Ceremony of Karen and Tammy​ Hunt on the night of February 22, 2020. It was a great experience from beginning to end.Upon arrival, I was greeted with nervousness, but readiness … Continue reading

For Valentine’s Day | I Will Marry You

Are you planning on getting married on February 14th, Valentine’s Day? This year, the day of falls on a Friday. What does that mean for you? It means that you get to start your Wedding Weekend off right. Start it … Continue reading

New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day | Marriage Notary Service Availability

With New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day approaching, most banks and other financial offices will be closed. and will be OPEN for business. Outside of two Marriage Ceremonies on New Year’s Eve (December 31, 2019), the New … Continue reading