A Spectacular Summer with Fireworks | Basilica Hudson Wedding
This blog post recounts the unforgettable wedding celebration of a stunning couple at the magnificent Basilica Hudson. Filled with boundless energy and infectious smiles, their special day was a true reflection of their love and joy. From getting ready at Shakespeare on Hudson in Catskill, New York, to exchanging vows under a breathtaking chuppah crafted by Floral Fantasies by Sara, every moment was filled with beauty and happiness. The couple’s journey, surrounded by their loved ones, culminating in a lively reception featuring delectable catering from Local 111 and non-stop dancing to the tunes of Cafe Wha. With Jeanne Stark of Hudson Valley Ceremonies at the helm, the event was flawlessly executed, making it a day to remember forever. Join us as we dive into the details of this summer fireworks wedding at Basilica Hudson.
Preparation Amidst Beauty at Shakespeare on Hudson
The couple’s pre-wedding preparations took place at the charming Shakespeare on Hudson. Surrounded by picturesque landscapes in Catskill, New York, they captured precious moments before the festivities began. The serene and scenic backdrop provided the ideal setting for capturing the anticipation and excitement leading up to the main event. These heartfelt moments would forever be treasured by the couple as they embarked on their journey together.
A Magnificent Union
Under the artfully designed chuppah by Floral Fantasies by Sara, the couple exchanged vows that would bind them together in love and commitment. Surrounded by their cherished family and friends, the ceremony was a heartfelt and intimate affair. The skillfully crafted floral arrangements added a touch of elegance, further enhancing the beauty of the couple’s union. Floral Fantasies by Sara created an enchanting atmosphere that perfectly complemented the couple’s love and the breathtaking surroundings of Basilica Hudson.
Beauty Personified by La Tua Bella
The bride, adorned in a couture dress, radiated beauty and grace. La Tua Bella in Rhinebeck worked their magic to create a flawless makeup look that accentuated her features, allowing her natural beauty to shine. The bride’s hair was expertly styled to perfection, adding an extra touch of glamour. La Tua Bella’s artistry ensured that the bride felt confident and stunning on her special day, making her a true vision of bridal elegance.
Culinary Delights from Local 1111
Local 111 in Philmont provided a delightful culinary experience for the couple and their guests. From tantalizing appetizers to mouthwatering main courses, the catering team curated a menu that was a feast for the senses. The use of fresh, locally sourced ingredients ensured the highest quality and added a touch of uniqueness to each dish. The culinary offerings from Local 111 were a true reflection of the couple’s discerning taste and contributed to the overall sensory experience of the wedding celebration.
Music and Dancing with Cafe Wha
Cafe Wha took the stage and set the dance floor ablaze, ensuring that the celebration continued well into the night. Their energetic performances and wide repertoire of songs kept guests entertained and engaged throughout the evening. The lively beats and infectious rhythms created an atmosphere of pure joy and celebration, with guests dancing the night away. Cafe Wha’s exceptional talent and vibrant performances were the perfect accompaniment to this joyous occasion.
The summer fireworks wedding at Basilica Hudson was a magical celebration of love, joy, and togetherness. The meticulous planning by Jeanne Stark of Hudson Valley Ceremonies ensured that every detail was executed flawlessly, creating an extraordinary experience for the couple and their guests. From the picturesque landscapes at Shakespeare on Hudson to the enchanting floral creations by Floral Fantasies by Sara, each element contributed to the overall ambiance of the day. The culinary delights from Local 111 and the live music provided by Cafe Wha
Wedding Venue: Basilica Hudson
Getting Ready Space: Shakespeare on Hudson
Wedding planner: Jeanne Stark – Hudson Valley Ceremonies, Rhinebeck
Florist: Floral Fantasies by Sara, Rhinebeck
Catering: Local 111, Philmont
Makeup & Hair: La Tua Bella, Rhinebeck
Band: Cafe Wha
Photographer: Hudson River Photographer