MSC Cruises Weddings at Sea

MSC Cruises Honeymoons, Destination Weddings & Vow Renewals

Are weddings offered on MSC Cruises?

Yes.   The cruise line offers Weddings and Vow Renewals.

Who performs the weddings on MSC Cruises?

The ship’s Captain does not have the authority to perform wedding ceremonies.  The wedding ceremony will be performed by the State or Provincially (Canada) approved Officiant. The bridal couple may also provide their own authorized officiant.

Where do the MSC Cruises weddings take place?

The exact date, time and lounge for the ceremony are confirmed on embarkation day.

Where are MSC Cruises receptions held?

Reception times and locations are assigned according to the requirements of each wedding.     

What time of day are MSC Cruises weddings performed?

The exact date, time and lounge for the ceremony are confirmed on embarkation day.

MSC Cruises Packages: (Note:  all packages and pricing are approximate and subject to change.)

Shipboard wedding package

  • Pre-sailing wedding consultancy and dedicated welcome aboard by MSC’s wedding planner
  • Priority check-in for the couple and their sailing guest (only for shipboard weddings in Miami)
  • Escort for the bridal couple by their Event Coordinator from the pier to their stateroom (only for  shipboard weddings in Miami)
  • Romantic indoor and outdoor wedding locations
  • Local non-denominational Wedding Officiate
  • Special destination vows
  • Wedding day Ceremony Coordinator
  • Traditional ceremony music (recorded)
  • Modern bridal bouquet*
  • Matching boutonniere*
  • Traditional cake for two*
  • A bottle of MSC Cruises’ sparkling wine**
  • Photographer

Shoreside Weddings:

  • Pre-sailing Event Manager
  • Round-trip taxi transportation for bridal couple from the ship to the ceremony location
  • Romantic wedding ceremony
  • Exotic wedding location (most ports of call offer a beach or garden setting)
  • Local non-denominational Wedding Officiate
  • Wedding day Ceremony Coordinator
  • Modern bridal bouquet
  • Matching boutonniere*
  • Artistic wedding cake for two**
  • Bottle of sparkling wine served at ceremony site (non-alcoholic sparkling wine will be substituted in state parks)**
  • Photographer
*Flowers may be substituted or enhanced based on availability. Flowers may be customized for an additional fee. Additional florals available. Please contact an Event Manager for additional information.
**Additional cake and champagne available for guests.
***Photographs available for your viewing within 48 hours

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