Elope in Austin tm


Do You Want a Stress-Free, Intimate Wedding Experience? You've Come to the Right Place!

We assist our clients in creating memorable, magical celebrations that exceed expectations.

Our personal approach ensures the weddings we plan are meaningful and truly reflective of our clients as individuals.

Rev. Ed Sarnella  &  Rev. Lorelei Starbuck

Elope in Austin is a family owned company. Rev. Ed Sarnella and Rev. Lorelei Starbuck have been in the wedding industry for over 25 years. Having owned a wedding chapel in Las Vegas and a beach wedding business in Los Angeles, they have helped countless couples say "I Do" in style.

After moving to Austin 5 years ago they have been a major influence on the wedding scene here. 

They have been married for 42 years and have 2 sons and 5 grand children and live in Dripping Springs!

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We’re local​

Having humble origins in Denver Colorado, starting in 1988, we’ve got over 25 years of wedding experience to ensure your elopement or small wedding is a great success. We moved to Austin 5 years ago and have been key players in the wedding scene ever since. 


We keep it simple!

From civil elopements to small weddings, we strive to keep it simple. You will get what you ask for and there won't be a lot of red tape to follow. Simply choose your package and we will take care of the details Oh and one more thing... We don't penny you to death... we charge fair prices and will exceed your expectations!

We guarantee it! 


Our product range is great​

We have a great diversity of packages from basic civil elopement for just you 2,  to small under 25 guest weddings. Please call us to discuss your dream wedding. 

We have a range of packages you’ll need to pull off your Austin elopement in style, with less stress, and greater confidence.

You have our word on it!


We have high standards​

We  guarantee your ceremony will be met with the highest standards and the quality you deserve. Our main  emphasis is on  customer service,  meaning that each time you deal with our team, you can be assured of a positive experience.

Rev. Ed Sarnella

I am a Christian minister and do my best to bring love, joy and peace to your wedding ceremony.  I am someone you can depend on to be prepared, peaceful, calm and to help navigate the storms that may cause instability.

The everyday planning of the perfect wedding causes a certain amount of  stress. I am the stress relief . Filled with excitement and anticipation, I am your skillful guide for the perfect wedding.  In our imperfect world, I am here to help my couples navigate and create an amazing, memorable wedding ceremony.  am a gifted photographer, not as good as Lorelei, but I hold my own. I substitute for her when you want a female minister

Rev. Lorelei Starbuck

Rev. Lorelei Starbuck

My wedding ceremonies are a very personal experience for me, they are an expression of who I am. Weddings are not just an event, they are the bonding of two lives. They are and should be a Spiritual experience for everyone present.  So why would you want to choose me to officiate over your wedding ceremony?  Well you should expect and receive AMAZING. Nothing else will do!

You know the old saying you get what you pay for? Well with me you get someone who has consecrated over 3000 weddings, commitment and renewal ceremonies in over 25 years. You get a one of a kind personalize ceremony that no other minister or officiant can copy or duplicate.

Our comittment to you!

We aim to provide you with absolutely everything you need to plan and execute your simple yet elegant elopement or small wedding.

We will provide eveything for the perfect event; minister, photographer, flowers, location, venue, and more.

We pride ourselves on our excellent service, competitive prices, and attractive packages. We can cater to your every desire, whether it be a small , just the two of you, or a small scale wedding. What ever you are looking to do, please call or email one of us, and we will take the ball and run with it.

Our price Guarantee

We are committed to offering the best prices, so if you find a better price for the exact package, simply email us the quote and we will endeavour to beat it.

Rev. Lorelei & Rev. Ed