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Elope Cape Breton


The next step in your adventure together...

Calling all adventure seekers looking to tie the knot in the most memorable way,

Beyond The Tartan Doors at The Forrester Centre. 

Whether you are visiting Cape Breton or local and want a planned elopement,

this experience is for you!

 This matrimonial experience is PERFECT for adventure seeking, secret keeping couples who desire a romantic, stunning, and culturally inspired setting to tie the knot right here in beautiful Cape Breton. Not only this, given our venue owner's rich Scottish history, impeccable event planning experience, and strong cultural roots here on Cape Breton Island, couples will enjoy an infusion of local and cultural amenities, with the option to add on! 

The best part? For couples wishing to elope in private, witnesses can be provided. 

Couples can also bring two witnesses/guests.  

(For couples interested in exploring our full-service and chapel style wedding packages, you'll find both options contained within this tab. 

Our Elope Cape Breton package includes: 

  • All Coordination

  • Justice of the Peace

  • Beautiful ceremony with music and Celtic Handfasting included (optional)

  • Venue – The Forrester Centre lower level:  The Krypt

  • Professionally styled with seasonal décor and backdrops (designer's choice)

  • 1 hour photography coverage with small digital gallery of photos 

  • Seasonal florals (designer's choice)

  • Private tasting of local products served with Charcuterie (per person pricing).  Alcohol and non alcohol options available.  

  • Local handmade gift for couple

  • Bring your own photographer at no additional cost.  Conditions apply.

Total Experience:  1.25 hours

For:  The couple and up to 2 guests/witnesses.  

Price:  Starting at $1,800 plus tax (Monday-Thursday daytime rates. Evenings + Friday-Sunday rates vary.)

Add on options:

  • Local Travel and accommodation coordination 

  • Witnesses ($50.00 each)

  • Add on personalized Cape Breton tou

  • Enhanced professional photography package

  • Specially curated souvenir gift box of local Cape Breton products

  • and more! 

For inquiries and to book, please complete our short form below and let us know how wee can help you take that next step in your adventure together! 


Wee are truly thrilled you are considering us for this next adventure in your lives, and look forward to welcoming you through our Forrester Tartan Doors! 


​Slàinte Mhath friends!

~Love Shannon & Dan

Thanks! Shannon will be in touch soon!

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