Thank you for considering the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph for your wedding.

The following information below covers our basic wedding guideline and policy.
Please contact Antonia Lira, at 408/283-8100 ext. 2204 for further information and/or when you are ready to make your reservation.

Wedding dates are scheduled on Saturdays, at 10:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. as well as Friday and Sunday (at 3:00 p.m. only).

Some conditions apply to Sunday weddings.

Each wedding is allotted a 2-hour time slot, which allows for seating of guests, the ceremony and pictures.

For example if your wedding is scheduled for 10:00 a.m., your time will begin at 9:30 a.m. and end at 11:30 a.m.

Our music director will be your consultant regarding musicians and music selections and will also cantor for your ceremony.

Click here for wedding music samples.

A Cathedral organist is provided. Should you wish to contract additional liturgical musicians, we recommend budgeting approximately $250.00 for each. It is required that our music director meet with you to approve the selections, provide technical information to your musicians and be present at your ceremony to help things run smoothly. You may also visit the Cathedral web site for more information about wedding music selections and materials for your convenience.

Pop music is not appropriate or permitted.

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