Marry Us Gary

Civil Marriage Celebrant Sydney, New South Wales

Celebrity Wedding MC

7 Reasons You Should Always Invest in a Professional Wedding MC

You should always invest in a professional wedding mc unless you have a friend or relative who is super, reliable, confident, prepared, and a good public speaker. But I’d say, ‘give them the night off!’

If you’re planning a wedding or are just involved in the process, then you probably need an MC for the big day. While it may be tempting to cut corners and choose a friend, you probably want to rethink this.

A professional wedding MC is not just a perk of the day- it can actually make or break the event. If you’re not sure why it’s a good idea to invest in a Professional Wedding MC Sydney, these are just seven reasons. 


1. Punctual Professional Wedding MC

When you hire a professional, you get a professional. Unlike a family friend or relative, a professional MC is getting paid for their services and treats the event like a business.

That means the MC will show up on time and do what they need to get the job done. 

Wedding Emcee

2. Prepared

Similar to the point above, a professional MC knows how to run an event. They’re prepared to deal with unruly guests and anything else that might come their way without skipping a beat.

Anyone interested in becoming a wedding MC or building on their skill set can take the online course “How to be an Amazing Wedding MC.”

You definitely want someone who is confident in front of, and knows how to handle a crowd. 

3. Professional Wedding MC

Your wedding isn’t amateur hour, so it shouldn’t be run by someone who doesn’t know what they’re doing. Having a professional MC elevates the event and puts your mind at ease. 

4. Experienced Master of Ceremonies

Just like you never want to be a surgeon’s first client, you probably don’t want an MC who doesn’t have any experience. Look for an MC that has good experiences and a proven track record to ensure that they know how to manage your event, regardless of its size. 

5. Can Handle Things Not Going to Plan

Ideally, your wedding will go off without a hitch. However, there are always minor problems or other things that come up. A good MC can manage these unexpected surprises and smooth them over easily.

This is why you want an MC who is interested in you having the best time on your big day. Since they are professionals, they want the absolute best for you as a couple and will manage any interruptions gracefully. 

6. A Professional Wedding MC Won't Get Drunk

We’ve all seen weddings where a member of the wedding party has a few too many and ends up bringing up embarrassing stories or simply acting out. A professional MC isn’t there to have a party. Sure, it may be a fun time, but they’re present to do a job. This means that they don’t drink on the job and will be able to handle anyone who’s had a few too many trying to get a hold of the mic. 

7. Keeps Language Suitable for the Grandparents Ears

No one wants grandma to hear the story of the time the couple went skinny dipping! Sure, that may be fun for others, but a professional MC knows how to screen comments like that and won’t be inappropriate in his remarks. This is a great way to ensure that the language will be kept PG and everyone from young too old won’t be offended. 

These are just a few reasons why you should consider enlisting the services of a professional wedding MC. With this professional hired, you’ll have a better chance of not running into problems on the big day. 

Special Thanks


Gary’s goal is for you to have the best wedding day possible!  He is an enthusiastic, grounded, fun-loving and relaxed Wedding Celebrant and Professional Wedding MC based in Australia. 
He was an electrician who loved his wedding so much, he quit his job and became a full-time celebrant. 
He’s here to help you plan your wedding and get the party started!