Almost a year ago Maria and David said “I Do” and began their love story together. Let’s take a look back at their wedding day last spring with their closest friends and family!
The morning of Maria and David’s wedding was filled with excitement and anticipation as they prepared for their special day. As the sun began to rise over Jacksonville, the couple separated to get ready for their big day. Maria and her bridesmaids gathered at her charming house, while David and his groomsmen gathered at a luxurious beach rental.
Each location was filled with a unique and lively energy as the bridal party was sipping champagne and getting their hair and makeup done, David and his groomsmen were helping each other with their ties and exchanging jokes. Though the couple was getting ready separately, they were united in spirit, eagerly anticipating the moment when they would exchange their vows and become husband and wife.
Maria and David’s wedding ceremony at St. Paul’s Catholic Church was nothing short of breathtaking. The stunning church, with its high ceilings and beautiful stained glass windows, set the scene for a timeless and elegant ceremony.
As the ceremony began, the priest led the congregation in prayers and hymns. Maria and David exchanged their vows with tears in their eyes, promising to love and cherish each other for the rest of their lives. The ceremony was filled with touching moments, from the exchange of rings to the vows.
The wedding reception at the Jacksonville Golf and Country Club was a magical evening filled with love, laughter, and joy. The elegant ballroom was beautifully decorated, creating a warm and romantic atmosphere. The couple’s first dance was a breathtaking moment, as they swayed to Perfect by Ed Sheeran and Andrea Bocelli. The delicious food, the heartfelt speeches, and the lively music made the night even more special. It was truly a celebration of love and a night to remember for Maria, David, and their guests.
The Send Off
Maria and David’s wedding ended on a high note with a magical sparkler send-off. As the newlyweds made their way out of the reception, their guests lit up sparklers creating a sparkling tunnel for the couple to pass through.
The night sky was illuminated with dazzling lights, making for a romantic and enchanting atmosphere. Maria and David’s sparkler send-off created the perfect ending to their special day and made for some breathtaking photographs. The memory of their sparkler send-off is sure to be a cherished one for the happy couple and their guests for years to come.
Ceremony venue: St. Paul’s Catholic Church
Reception Venue: Jacksonville Golf and Country Club
Photographer: Kendra & Kyle, Complete Weddings + Events
Videographer: Thomas & David, Complete Weddings + Events
DJ: John, Complete Weddings + Events
Photo Booth: Jaquelynn, Complete Weddings + Events