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Officiant in Kapolei, HI,

Tie the Knot Wedding and Commitment Officiating

790 Manawai St
Kapolei, HI, HI
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(609) 316-8118

About Us

🌺Have a Wedding with Aloha With A State Certified Officiant &

Get your Beach Permit fast and easy!

Aloha means more than "hello" and "goodbye-" It means to treat others with love❤️, peace and compassion. Whether you are local or planning your wedding from afar, Tie the Knot Wedding and Commitment Officiating is here to make sure you have an awesome experience filled with Aloha!

Located in Kapolei, Hawaii, Officiant Rev. Rita Washington has experience with all types of services from Non-denominational, to inter-faith and with various themes such as "Lord of the Rings" and hand-fasting. Tie The Knot services the entire Honolulu region but we can travel to all the Hawaiian Islands. Rev. Rita is a state certified officiant who is licensed to perform ceremonies on all neighboring islands and on boats in Hawaiin water.

Services Offered:

Our use of technology really sets us apart. We enjoy communicating with our couples via FaceTime, Text Message and even Video Conferencing by Zoom/Skype. Payment is also accepted digitally via CashApp. Our goal is to make sure you feel supported throughout the process with multiple ways of keeping in touch.

Our company is staffed by an actual married couple. Trace will be your first point of contact- he is more than Rev. Rita's husband- he is excellent with communication and helping to secure all of your wedding needs.

Rev. Rita has a background as a counselor and life coach which makes her the perfect fit for supporting couples of all backgrounds through the emotional and tactical phases of wedding preparation. She strives to objectively create an environment and ceremony that reflects the values of the couple.

Whether you are located Off-Island or Kama'aina we are here for you! Planning a wedding in Hawaii when you are located elsewhere can pose a daunting challenge. We partner with our couples to ensure that there are "no worries" throughout the process. Whether is it coordination with other vendors to ensure your day is special or simply being there to pick you up from the airport- we treat you like ohana (family).

Tie the Knot Wedding and Commitment Officiating offers the following services:

  • Fast Beach permit acquisition (
  • Assistance with Coordinating both On and Off Island
  • Non-religious ceremony
  • Interfaith ceremony
  • Single religion ceremony
  • Same-Sex Weddings
  • Civil union
  • Pre-Marital Coaching
  • Custom Vow writing
  • Vow renewal

Make Your Wedding Unique! Consider one of these Unity Ceremonies:

  • Hawaiian Lei Ceremony
  • Jumping The Broom
  • Sand Ceremony
  • Blended Family Rituals
  • The 5 Tastings
  • Unity Candle
  • Tree Planting
  • Hand Fasting & Tying the Knot

Extra Services Available

  • MC Services for the reception
  • Transportation to and from the airport
  • Recommendation of Wedding venues
  • Recommendation and vetting of local vendors prior to arrival
  • Transportation to and from the Department of Health for Marriage License Pickup
  • Help with booking accommodations

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  • The entire experience was such a blessing to my husband and I. Tie the Knot was Professional pleasant and took the stress off of us both. You guys are simply AMAZING

    Frequently Asked Questions about Officiant

    What is the typical price for your wedding services?

    $ 225.00

    Which of the following are included in the price?

    Ceremony Rehearsal

    What is the starting price for your wedding services?

    $ 225.00

    Does starting price include the ceremony rehearsal?


    What is the starting price for ceremony rehearsals?

    $ 50.00

    What is the starting price for pre-marital counseling (per session)?

    $ 50.00

    What types of weddings and events do you provide services for?

    Non-religious, Interfaith, Ceremony Rehearsal, Vow Renewal, Civil Union, Single Religion

    What services do you provide?

    Allow Couples' Own Vows, Licensed, Premarital Counseling

    What religious affiliations do you serve?

    Agnostic, Baptist, Buddhist, Earth-Based, Evangelical, Hindu, Islam, Jewish, Lutheran, Methodist, No Denomination, Pagan, Presbyterian, Quaker, Taoist, Unitarian

    On average, how long are wedding ceremonies you officiate?

    Less than 30 mins., 30-60 mins., 60+ mins.

    In which states are you licensed?

    AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY

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