Themed special event elopements

From traditional holidays to some seriousely geeked out wedding themes...

Date specific... see theme listings below

We have picked some of our favourite calendar dates & holidays (traditional and wacky ones)… On these days we are hosting a special elopement event! Are you a true romantic and want to wed on Valentine’s Day? Dr Who or Star Wars fan or love the occult? We have a day for you! Really want a Vegas wedding? How about Elvis day and be married by a lady Elvis? Or Priscilla? On these days we have set ceremony times, but because you share this day (and all the stunning styling) with a few other couples, you get to save, save, save!

All the inclusions

  • Use of Sure Thing Chapel full function space.
  • Themed in house ceremony styling
  • Celebrant dressed in themed attire
  • Personalised ceremony by civil celebrant
  • Legals & lodged paperwork
  • Commemorative certificate
  • On & offsite photography & minimum 100 photographs supplied on USB. For onsite photos.
  • Same day sneak peek photos
  • Couple’s names featured on the chapel’s lightbox sign
  • Custom vinyl cut initials for heart wall

How your day will look...

Our themed events are mostly for a super cool ceremony only… so this is an example of how your timing will work…

9.00am Guests arrive

9.15am Ceremony commences

9.45am Group photos

10.00am Couple portraits

10.30am Time to leave for your celebration


Ceremony time options:

(The last ceremony on the day gets to opt in for an onsite party afterwards)





5.30-7.00pm (depending on the time of year)

The Themes

Cosplay Day - 27.7.24

Let's get dressed up!!

Hobbit Day - 23.9.24

The theme says it all.

halloween wedding elope brisbane sure thing chapel

Halloween - 31.10.24

Do you dream of getting married in black?

Christmas day wedding

Christmas Eve - 24.12.24

While all the family is together? Why not?

New Year's Eve - 31.12.24

See the new year in as newlyweds!

New Year's Day - 1.1.25

A brand new year with a brand new marriage status.

Australian native flowers for wedding

Australia Day - 26.1.25

Because everyone already has the day off work lol

Valentine's Day - 14.2.25

For the true romantics

Other special dates


Just because the date is kinda fun!


Just because the date is kinda fun!


Just because the date is kinda fun!

What can I add?

  • Extra witness $50
  • Extra guests $10 each
  • Streamer confetti toss (supply & clean up) $50
  • Extra time $150 per hour (only available for the last time slot)
  • BYO drinks (includes use of bar, ice, glassware, refrigeration and staff to serve from bar) $120 per hour
  • Grazing box for 12 $100 per box
  • Offsite photography $150 per hour (only available for the last time slot)
  • Small wedding cake – to take away $200 (12 people)
  • Medium wedding cake – to take away $300 (32 people)
  • Large wedding cake – to take away $500 (52 people)
  • Hair and makeup offsite $400 for one
  • Additional hair and makeup $200 each
  • Kombi hire $200 per hour
  • Hotline Bling audio guest book hire $100 per hour
  • Photo booth $100 per hour
  • Smoke machine for first dance $50
  • Fresh flowers $POA
  • Catering $POA
  • DJ or Live music $POA
  • Private dining room. Includes bar staff and serving staff. Maximum 30 sit down dining / 50 cocktail style (up to 5 hours – up to 10pm) $650