The two of you have narrowed those marriage plans down to a date and a place. You’ve chosen a Put-in-Bay Wedding , somewhere on Lake Erie, maybe in the beautiful harbor with its sailboats anchored on the water below the Put-in-Bay Monument. It all sounds wonderful, but who do you talk to organize the most important day of your two lives and make it a resounding reality?Put-in-Bay Wedding Picture

You’re in luck because a Put-in-Bay Wedding Service to help you is just a few clicks away! The owner, island resident Maisie Ruchala, has been helping people with Put-in-Bay weddings for the last 14 years and has personally married 500 couples who wanted an alternative to a big church wedding. Maisie is an ordained chaplain from the World Christian Ministries and is licensed by the State of Ohio.

Maisie performs wedding ceremonies, vow renewal, and same-sex marriages. Maybe you want a small ceremony for just the two of you. Maybe you want a large one with attendants and many guests. In any case, Maisie can help you. Maisie offers quite a variety of local island style Put-in-Bay Wedding ceremonies or you can customize your own. She can help you write your vows, give a special blessing and suggest readings and music. She can make your ceremony unique with the opening, exchange of vows and exchange of rings, etc.

Maisie can marry you at a variety of places on the island including the finest Put-in-Bay Hotels. She’s married many couples at Oak Point State Park, a favorite location with the boats, the lake, the harbor and the Monument in the background. She’s also married people at the South Bass Island Lighthouse, at the Crew’s Nest, the Keys, at the Gazebo in DeRivera Park, at the Put-in-Bay Resort Hotel, the winery and at private venues here on the island. If there’s a special spot you want on the island, Maisie can help make it happen if it’s possible.