Chesapeake Bay Weddings

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Brittany & Jarod’s Wedding + Reception / La Banque de Fleuve

There's no better way to wrap up a weekend then with a fun wedding along the Chesapeake Bay! Today in Havre de Grace, MD at La Banque de Fleuve, Brittany & Jarod said "I do" with a water front view at La Banque's Sea Plane Base. The Bride processed down the aisle to Dan + Shay's "Speechless" before her Grandmother officiated and married Brittany & Jarod. After a kiss and an official announcement that the two lovers were now husband and wife, they recessed to "Happy" by Pharrell Williams. Cocktail hour was enjoyed outside on the Sea Base Plane's gorgeous patio and then guests moved to La Banque de Fleuve's indoor venue, a 19th century bank that has been fully restored with all the beauty of the original state for the rest of the celebration. DJ Frank Marsden introduced the Parents, [...]

Tracy & Connor’s Wedding + Reception / Vandiver Inn

We congratulate the new Mr. & Mrs. Cox aka Tracy & Connor! They had their biggest day ever yesterday at the Vandiver Inn in Havre de Grace, MD. It all started at 3:30 with an outdoor ceremony that featured "Dream A Little Dream Of Me" by the Mamas & Papas for the Bride's processional, vows, a kiss, and a recessional to "Come Go With Me" by the Beach Boys. Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres were enjoyed following the ceremony inside the Mansion House and on its front porch. Later on, after guests had found their way to the Inn's year-round outdoor pavilion, DJ Frank Marsden made formal introductions of the Bridal Party. Parents were introduced while "Sexyback" by Justin Timberlake was played, Bridal Party members entered to "24 Magic" by Bruno Mars, and Mr. & Mrs. Cox entered to Credence Clearwater Revival's [...]

Lisa & Kevin’s Wedding + Reception / La Banque de Fleuve

Friday night at the Seaplane Base of La Banque de Fleuve in Havre de Grace, MD, Lisa & Kevin said "I do". The ceremony began with the Groom, his officiant, and his son (Best Man) making their way to La Banque via boat and entering in to Bob Marley's "One Love". The ladies, all daughters of the Bride & Groom entered the ceremony to Martina McBride's "In My Daughter's Eyes" and then one of them picked up a ukulele and played a version of Elvis Presley's "Can't Help Falling In Love" as the processional for the Bride. Their were some happy tears, some laughs, and a kiss that were all followed by a recessional to "Love Someone" by Brett Eldredge. Cocktail hour took place next and guests enjoyed beautiful weather, a panoramic view of the Chesapeake Bay, drinks and appetizers. After [...]

Amber & Todd’s Wedding + Reception / Vineyard’s of Mary’s Meadows

We love a good barn wedding and Saturday's celebration of Amber & Todd was amazing! The Vineyard of Mary's Meadows in Darlington, MD hosted the celebration that started with a ceremony behind the Vineyard's barn. First the Groom, his Groomsmen, Parents, and the Bridesmaids walked down the aisle to the Vitamin String Quartet's version of "This Photograph Is Proof (I Know You Know)". Amber followed them with a processional to "Marry Me" by Train. After repeating their vows and sealing them with a kiss, "Kiss Me" by Sixpence Non The Richer was played for their recessional. Cocktail hour took place in the lower level of the barn after the ceremony. Later on, everyone moved upstairs for the remainder of the reception. DJ Frank Marsden formally introduced Parents and Bridal Party members in to various songs selected by the Bride & Groom [...]

Jennifer & James’s Wedding + Reception / Baltimore Museum of Industry

Saturday night at the Baltimore Museum of Industry, Jennifer & James tied the knot! Their ceremony began at 5:30 PM and was held outside at "The Point" overlooking Baltimore's Inner Harbor. James and his Groomsmen processed to Vitamin String Quartet's version of "Don't Stop Believing", family and Bridesmaids to "Your Song" also performed by Vitamin String Quartet and then Jen and her Father walked down the aisle to a version of Canon in D. The ceremony ended with a kiss and a recessional to Bon Jovi's "Livin' On A Prayer". Cocktails and appetizers where enjoyed outside following the ceremony before DJ Frank Marsden and coordinator Erin Powell with 1423 Events invited guests to find their seats inside the Museum. Jennifer & James where formally introduced in to Natalie Cole's "This Will Be (An Everlasting Love)" and then danced their first dance [...]

Barbara & David’s Wedding + Reception / Vandiver Inn

Friday night was one of those perfect Spring evenings. The Vandiver Inn located along the Chesapeake Bay in Havre de Grace, MD was the perfect setting for Barbara & David's celebration. As a small group of family and friends watched, Barbara & David said "I do" under the Inn's outdoor pavilion and then made their way into the Mansion House for cocktail hour. The Inn's pavilion was then transformed into a reception space before DJ Frank Marsden invited guests back out and then formally introduced the newlyweds and played "At Last" by Etta James for their first dance. A toast, a blessing, salads and a buffet meal preceded the dance party. Music by artists such as Al Green, Michael Jackson, Dion, Justin Timberlake, ABBA, the B-52's, and many more had everyone dancing and singing along throughout the rest of the evening. [...]

Lauren & Tony’s Wedding + Reception / Bleues On The Water

Bleue's On The Water is a venue located in Glen Burnie, MD along the Middle River. Lauren & Tony choose this location for their wedding and reception. There were plans for an outdoor ceremony, but Mother Nature had other ideas so "plan B" went into effect and we moved inside. After a kiss, a glass stomping, and a formal presentation, the newlyweds recessed to "Seasons (Waiting On You)" by Future Islands. Guests were invited to the main ballroom, and then DJ Frank Marsden made formal introductions of the Bridal Party. "Feel So Good" by Mase was played as Parents of the Bride & Groom, the Bridal Party, and Lauren & Tony made their grand entrance. A first dance for to Mazzy Star's "Fade Into You", and a Father/Daughter dance to Louis Armstrong's "What a Wonderful World" preceded salads and a buffet [...]

Denise & Rand’s Wedding + Reception / Vandiver Inn

We celebrated Denise & Rand's wedding & reception at the Vandiver Inn Sunday evening! Their ceremony began just after 4 and was followed by pictures, cocktails, appetizers and socializing inside the Inn's Mansion House. Soon after, guests found their way to the reception area and DJ Frank Marsden officially introduced the Bridal Party and the new Mr. & Mrs. Miller. Rand welcomed and thanked everyone then turned the microphone over to his Best Man who delivered a wonderful toast to the newlyweds. A blessing preceded plated salads and a lovely served meal. Colonel & Mrs. Randolph P. Miller wrapped up the dinner portion of the night by dancing their first dance as husband and wife to "Let's Make Love" by Tim McGraw & Faith Hill. Rand took a break as his wife danced with her Father next to Heartland's "I Loved [...]

Lauren & Taylor’s Wedding + Reception / Vandiver Inn

The weekend began for us with Lauren & Taylor's wedding + celebration at the Vandiver Inn located in Havre de Grace, MD. The ceremony took place in the enclosed outdoor pavilion that has been recently renovated and looks amazing. Officiant, Simmone Marsden and the groom entered first and walked to Scotty McCreery's "This Is It". Lauren's daughter, Charlie, and Lauren's  Maid of Honor, Samantha walked into the ceremony to "I Choose You" by Sara Bareilles, and then Lauren made her way down the aisle to "I Get To Love You" by Ruelle. After a kiss to make it official, and a recessional to Ed Sheeran's "Thinking Out Loud", the newlyweds and their guests enjoyed cocktails and appetizers inside the Mansion house and on the house's front porch while the outdoor pavilion was transformed into a reception space. DJ Frank Marsden officially [...]

Kristy & Brent’s Reception / M&T Bank Stadium

So we wrapped up an amazing year of wedding celebrations with a great one! Last night's reception festivities took place at the home of the Baltimore Ravens, M&T Bank Stadium and was Kristy & Brent's choice to celebrate their marriage. Guests arrived around 7 pm and enjoyed cocktails, appetizers, and a view of the football field. The Bridal Party was formally introduced into the reception by DJ Frank Marsden while he played "Seven Nation Army" by the White Stripes and the new Mr. & Mrs. Campbell made their grand entrance to Nelly's "Hot In Here". They followed their intro with a first dance to Sam Smith's acoustic version of "Latch". Kristy and her Father danced next to "The Way You Look Tonight" by Frank Sinatra, Brent and his Mother danced to Rod Stewart's "Forever Young", and then everyone was asked to [...]