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Natalie & Mike’s Wedding + Reception / Vandiver Inn

High temperatures, lots of love, and a big celebration. Yesterday at the Vandiver Inn in Havre de Grace, MD, Natalie & Mike's got married. Following their outdoor ceremony, guests flocked to the Mansion House for shade, air conditioning, and cold drinks. After the cocktail hour, everyone was invited to gather in the Vandiver's outdoor, climate controlled pavilion for the reception. DJ Frank Marsden introduced the newlyweds children and bridal party in while playing "Happy" by Pharrell Williams and then new Mr. & Mrs. Fadrowski in to "I Got You (I Feel Good) by James Brown. Natalie & Mike then danced their very first dance as a married couple to "Our Love" by Judah & The Lion. The Father of the Bride offered a blessing, a delicious buffet meal was enjoyed, and then Mike's Best Man (his Brother) made a toast to [...]

Meredith & William’s Reception / The Turn House

Dr. & Dr. Fisher aka Meredith & William got married yesterday and then celebrated with all of their favorite people with a reception at the Turn House restaurant in Columbia, MD. Guests arrived around 5:30 pm following the ceremony and enjoyed cocktails and a wonderful selection of hors d'oeuvres. Musical selections for the cocktail hour included multiple tracks by Stan Getz and Joao Gilberto and other songs with a bossa nova feel. The newlyweds were formally introduced by DJ Frank Marsden into their reception while "The One Moment" by OK Go was played. There was blessing, a welcome by the Mother of the Bride, and toasts by the Maid of Honor and Best Man prior to dinner; a wonderful meal with various stations to chose from. Mr. & Mrs. Fisher danced their first dance as married couple following dinner to "This Will [...]

Lauren & Dan’s Reception / Stone Ridge Hollow

Mr. & Mrs. Smith's wedding reception Saturday night at Stone Ridge Hollow in Forest Hill, MD was such a fun night! Following the ceremony, guests began arriving around 6 pm and gathered in the lower area of the Hollow's Barn that features a stunning granite bar and outside on the Barn's carved stone patio for cocktails prior to the reception. Later on, everyone moved upstairs for the remainder of the celebration. DJ Frank Marsden introduced the Bridal Party in while playing "Call On Me" by Starley and Lauren & Dan were introduced to "Truffle Butter" by Nicki Minaj feat. Drake & Lil Wayne. They danced their first dance next to Russel Dickerson's "Yours" before Lauren's Father welcomed everyone and her Uncle blessed the meal put together by our friends from Laurrapin Caters. After guests made their way through the buffet line, [...]

Jennifer & Eric’s Wedding + Reception / Hunt Valley Country Club

Last night's celebration of Jennifer & Eric was amazing! The new Mr. & Mrs. Smith were married and celebrated at the Hunt Valley Country Club. Their evening began with a ceremony that took place outside on the Country Club's patio that overlooks the golf course. Jennifer was walked down the aisle by her Father to Kina Grannis's version of "Can't Help Falling In Love" and then after the vows and a kiss, the newlyweds recessed while a family friend played the bagpipes. After the ceremony area was transformed into a reception spot, everyone enjoyed cocktails prior to moving inside for formal introductions and the reception. Bridal Party members were introduced to random songs selected by the Bride & Groom and they selected T.I.'s "Bring 'Em Out" for their grand entrance. A first dance was next and Jennifer & Eric choose "Beautiful [...]

Liz & Won’s Wedding + Reception / Liriodendron Mansion

Saturday night at the Liriodendron Mansion in Bel Air, MD, Liz & Won became Mr. & Mrs. Lee. Their evening began with an outdoor ceremony behind the Mansion. Parents, the Groom, his Groomsmen, and the officiant entered the ceremony to "Dawn" from the Pride And Prejudice Soundtrack. The Bridesmaids entered to "A Dream Is A Wish That Your Heart Makes" by the Philharmonic Disney Orchestra and Liz's processional was the main theme song from the Disney movie Ratatouille. Following the ceremony, the newlyweds and their families had pictures taken while guests enjoyed cocktails. For formal introductions into the reception, guests gathered inside and DJ Frank Marsden introduced Parents in to "Celebration" by Kool & The Gang, the Bridal Party to "Treasure" by Bruno Mars, and then Liz & Won to "September" by Earth, Wind & Fire. A served meal provided by [...]

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, [...]

Rachel & Nick’s Wedding + Reception / Liriodendron Mansion

The historic Liriodendron Mansion in Bel Air, MD, was built in 1898, and was the summer residence of Dr. Howard A. Kelly, one of the four founding physicians of Johns Hopkins Hospital. Sold to Harford County in the late 1970s, the mansion now operates as a historic, cultural, educational, and recreational facility. Rachel & Nick choose the Mansion for one of the biggest days of their lives. Their wedding day began with a ceremony on one of the Mansion's porticos. This wasn't "Plan A", but because of passing thunderstorms, "Plan B" was put in to place and it turned out wonderfully. The Bride processed to a version of Canon in D, and the newlyweds recessed to Vivaldi's "Spring". Cocktail hour was enjoyed by all following the ceremony and prior to formal introductions of the Bridal Party. DJ Frank Marsden introduced Parents, Bridal [...]

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 [...]

Katie & Owen’s Reception / Belvedere Hotel

Last night at the historic Belvedere Hotel in downtown Baltimore, Katie & Owen celebrated their wedding with a beautiful reception and party. Cocktails were enjoyed in the John Eager Howard Room as guests arrived. Shortly after, everyone moved across the Hotel's lobby to the Charles Room for the remainder of the evening. DJ Frank Marsden introduced the Bridal Party into the reception while playing "September" by Earth, Wind & Fire and then played the first dance song for Mr. & Mrs. McEvoy, Frank Sinatra's "All The Way". He invited all couples to join the newlyweds for their dance before the Father/Daughter dance to "It Won't Be Like This For Long" by Darius Rucker and then asked all fathers and their daughters to join in. Owen and his Mother selected "God Only Knows" by the Beach Boys for their dance and were [...]

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 [...]