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Monday, January 24th, 2022

Weddings at St. Helena UMC

This sanctuary began its mission of welcoming strangers to become friends in 1867. We welcome your wedding regardless of church membership. 

Sanctuary Space

The beauty of simple stained glass windows and the classic architecture support a sacred space for your ritual.  Our sanctuary accomodates approximately 85  with an adjoining overflow room that seats another 40 persons. 


Weddings are performed by the pastor of the church.The pastor will meet with the couple at least twice before the ceremony for preparation.If there are additional clergy in your life whom you would like to be included in the service, please let the pastor know on your application.



Church Use for Service:        $600 to $1,000 including separate rehearsal time
additional Cleaning Fee:        $50 for under 25 people
                                               $100 for 25 to 75 people
                                               $300 for 75 to 125 people

Reception on Site:                   $250   

Please contact us for more information or for paperwork to reserve your date.

Napa County offers online marriage applications

   Couples wishing to obtain a marriage license from the Napa County clerk can now complete
the application for the license on the county’s website, .
This is just an option for people who wish to speed up the process. Staff can still
manually create a license for couples. If you submit an application for a
Marriage License on-line, the information will remain in the computer for just
fourteen days. Both people still need to appear at the Office of the Napa County Clerk
within fourteen days of submitting the on-line application. The information entered
into the county’s secure website is ready when the couple appear in person to obtain
their license. 

    Finding the on-line application:             

 1. go to

2. at the very top is the word “Departments”, click that.

3. Scroll down to find Recorder-County Clerk, click that.

4. Beneath the heading ‘DEPARTMENT links’, click marriage licenses
  You will then see a page of instructions and requirements. Inside that page
there is a blue link to Marriage License Application.  Click that


Anyone with questions or comments can contact the Napa County Clerk John Tuteur at 707-253-4459

* (First three interior photos above by Weddings by Scott & Dana) ~ St Helena United Methodist Church
St Helena, California, USA