charmed petites! Minnesota Civil Ceremonies 
mini & Micro Weddings & Local Elopements​
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Micro weddings in minneapolis, st. Paul & Metro area: Civil wedding Ceremonies, Local Elopements, "Courthouse Weddings"

Pop Up Weddings & "justice of the peace" style Signature Services for Minnesota Marriage Licenses

























positively charmed...petites! MINNESOTA mini weddings & Civil ceremonies


THERE IS NOT A "JUSTICE OF THE PEACE" SERVICE FOR WEDDINGS IN MINNESOTA.
We have opted to beautifully serve in that role...so Why wait at the courthouse?!
We CREATE Gorgeous CELEBRATORY SPACEs and language FOR CIVIL MARRIAGE CEREMONIES 
ELEGANT ELOPEMENTS AND POP UP MICRO WEDDINGS IN MINNEAPOLIS AND ST. PAUL...
in fact...all over minnesota and wisconsin too! enjoy A BEAUTIFUL ALTERNATIVE TO A COURTHOUSE WEDDING!
THERE ARE SO MANY BEAUTIFUL SPACE OPTIONS INCLUDING A FEW ON SITE  AT MY OFFICE IN THE SEMPLE MANSION
LET US CREATE A CIVIL SERVICE FOR YOU IN A WAY THAT sweetly and meaningfully PERSONALIZEs YOUR petite MARRIAGE CEREMONY OR lovely ELOPEMENT.  WE CAN CREATE An amazing intimate WEDDING IN A DAY!
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classic mansion | midcentury studio | vintage bistro
Historic Theater | styled storefront


packages are planned & ready for your "i do!"
you simply choose your setting & date!



















the mansion LIBRARY 


A GORGEOUS option is tHE the elegant space
of the mansion Library for your ceremony.

The Library, along with the iconic staircase & grand foyer

is a great choice for up to twenty  guests.


There is an exclusive Positively Charmed

discounted rate & Package Price for ceremonies in the Library .

Inquire about availability! 

Do keep in mind that weekend availability is quite limited

according to full venue bookings during wedding season. 


packages available!


"Elegant elopement" package includes:
two hours rental in the library at Semple Mansion along with the
grand staircase, foyer,  Copper lounge, and front veranda
with up to 20 guests
Professional photography for 1.5 Hours

welcome signage,  beautiful fireplace mantle decor

a personalized ceremony by award winning officiant

personal flowers (Bouquet and/or boutonnieres for engaged couple) 

a toast with bubbly & beverages

A cutting cake & sweet treats for guests!  Package cost is $2950


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Off site SIGNATURE SERVICES  AVAILABLE ACROSS THE METRO 
Maybe you already have chosen a place where you would like to make your marriage official!
We are happy to travel to your chosen location and offer micro wedding and civil ceremony services.
The fee for such a service is $225 plus any applicable travel fees.  (Beyond the metro loop incurs travel expense.)
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leslie ann johnson

612.382.2960

leslie@positivelycharmed.com

The van dusen


the van dusen mansion is currently offering select dates with lovely packages for intimate weddings... in an elegant ndoor setting or in the beautiful courtyard!  I am the designated officiant for micro wedding packages at the van dusen but please reach out to the van dusen directly for more info!

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The blaisdell


the blaisdell is currently offering select dates with lovely packages for intimate weddings IN A BEAUTIFUL SPACE!  I am the officiant for couples marrying here! reach out to the blaisdell directly for more info!

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Semple Mansion is a beautiful setting for a civil ceremony in Minneapolis

"Short & sweet" PACKAGE (semple mansion only) INCLUDES: 
one HOUR RENTAL OF THE BEAUTIFUL MANSION LIBRARY, 
GRAND STAIRCASE, FOYER, AND FRONT VERANDA 
simple FIREPLACE MANTLE ceremony DECOR  
A PERSONALIZED CEREMONY BY AWARD WINNING OFFICIANT 

$675 

option of adding on one hour Professional photographer for a total of $1175

Micro Weddings in Minnesota

saffron

this beautifully staged contemporary space is right off the greenway in the midst of uptown.  
​modern & light filled with a soft industrial edge, it is perfect for hosting and celebrating your petite wedding!
Micro packages are available which include a two hour rental for up to twenty attendees,  a private get-ready suite, fully styled ceremony site & lounge spaces, coordinator & award winning officiant, professional photography, personal floral,
a toast with Bubbly & Beverages & cake!  
This space has great availability on saturdays & sundays! Package cost $2950


the ​POSITIVELY CHARMED! OFFICE SPACE for Civil Ceremonies...  


MY OFFICE IN THE SEMPLE MANSION IS AVAILABLE FOR CIVIL CEREMONY SERVICES, ELOPEMENTS,  ​POP UP WEDDINGS & SIMPLE SIGNATURE SERVICES  
A CIVIL SERVICE OR SIGNATURE SIGNING FEE, FOR THE COUPLE , AND TWO WITNESSES, IS $225
TWO WITNESSES ARE A LEGAL REQUIREMENT FOR MARRIAGE IN MINNESOTA.



gathering at the grand

perfect for petite weddings! this beloved bistro in south minneapolis has become the setting for intimate gatherings and beautiful micro weddings.  the space is a gorgeous mix of vintage and bohemian styling. there is a well cared for history imbued in the rooms and artful details which become the backdrop for sweet memories of your wedding day MICRO PACKAGES ARE AVAILABLE WHICH INCLUDE A TWO HOUR RENTAL FOR UP TO TWENTY ATTENDEES,  coordinator & officiant, Professional photography, A PRIVATE GET-READY SUITE, fully STYLED CEREMONY SITE, PERSONAL FLORAL (bouquet & boutonniere), A TOAST & CAKE!  PACKAGE COST $2950
The Grand is currently booking through mid march, later dates TBA!


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                    more than a decade of creating , orchestrating & officiating amazing marriage ceremonies!

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other partnering venues!  
The following venues are currently offering micro wedding packages
I am the designated officiant and will be in touch with you after you have contacted the venue directly

































































A space at Semple Mansion for Justice of the Peace ceremonies in Minnesota

cornerstone studios (Currently under renovation...ask about grand reopening! )

I am a member at cornerstone and can directly arrange for the rental as well as coordinate your micro wedding in this space! reach out for availability on your preferred date!  This package includes a two hour rental in this Gorgeous space ALONG WITH POSITIVELY CHARMED AS YOUR coordinator & OFFICIANT,  A professional Photographer, Decor & styling,  flowers, a toast, & cake are  all included! 
Package cost is $2950

THE historic SOUTHERN THEATER...a one of a kind space to celebrate your love!


THE SOUTHERN THEATER is offering RARE OPENINGS with GREAT packages for intimate ceremonies & micro weddings...
​THE SPACE IS a HISTORIC GEM AND MUST BE SEEN and experienced TO BE FULLY APPRECIATED! 

please note that I have a dedicated page with more info on this stunning space 

click here for more information about the theater space, booking your date & wedding packages!

UPON RECEIPT OF YOUR CONTACT FORM I WILL SEND A CALENDAR LINK SO THAT YOU CAN SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT FOR A FREE CONSULT! 

Semple Mansion is a beautiful setting for a civil ceremony in Minneapolis
Saffron Event Space Rehearsal Dinners Micro Weddings Minneapolis

Bavaria Downs


bavaria downs is currently offering select dates with AMAZING packages for intimate weddings... cHOOSE an elegant indoor setting or in the EXTERIOR SETTING WHICH FEELS LIKE THE FRENCH COUNTRYSIDE! while I am the designated officiant for these packages
​you should reach out to bavaria downs directly for more info!

LESLIE ANN JOHNSON
612.382.2960
AT THE SEMPLE MANSION
100 WEST FRANKLIN AVENUE 
SUITE 202
MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA 55404
LESLIE@POSITIVELYCHARMED.COM

Beautiful Elopement at Stone Arch Bridge