In the picturesque town of Simsbury, Connecticut, love blossomed and unfolded into a beautiful tale for high school sweethearts Paige and Dan. Their love story was celebrated with a luxurious ballroom wedding at the stunning Riverview. This celebration was a testament to the enduring power of love and the joy that comes with marrying your best friend.

Wedding details.

A High School Romance:

Paige and Dan’s love story began while they were students at private high schools in Connecticut. Their connection was undeniable. Their friendship quickly transformed into a deep and meaningful relationship. Through the ups and downs of adolescence, their bond only strengthened, laying the foundation for a love that would stand the test of time. It was only right they marry at Paige’s high school alma mater, The Ethel Walker School. The reception, a ballroom wedding at The Riverview, was a short drive down the road.

Photos of a ceremony at Ethel Walker School.

The Riverview, Simsbury’s Jewel:

For their luxury ballroom wedding venue, Paige and Dan selected The Riverview, a gem nestled along the banks of the Farmington River. The Riverview’s elegant architecture and its lush surroundings provided the perfect backdrop for a luxurious celebration. The couple’s decision to tie the knot in Simsbury, the town that witnessed the inception of their love story, added a sentimental touch to the occasion.

Ballroom wedding photos at The Riverview.

Their Luxurious Ballroom Wedding

The couple’s vision for their ballroom wedding was nothing short of a fairytale. The ballroom at The Riverview transformed into a scene of opulence, adorned with cascading floral arrangements, glittering chandeliers, and exquisite table settings. The color palette of ivory, gold, and blue created an ambiance of timeless elegance.

The Riverview ballroom wedding.

A Symphony of Love and Joy:

As the sun set over the Farmington River, Paige walked down the aisle in a breathtaking gown custom-made by Pantora Bridal. Dan, in a custom tuxedo, joyfully awaited her at the altar. The ceremony was a symphony of emotions, with heartfelt vows exchanged, promises made, and tears of joy shed.

The ballroom came alive as the couple shared their first dance as husband and wife. The dance floor became a place of celebration, with friends and family joining in the festivities. The night echoed with laughter, joy, and the sound of clinking glasses as everyone celebrated the union of two souls deeply in love.

A Beautiful Ballroom Wedding

Paige and Dan’s luxurious ballroom wedding at The Riverview in Simsbury, CT, was not just a celebration of love; it was a testament to the enduring power of high school sweethearts who found their forever in each other. As they embarked on this new chapter of their lives, their wedding day became a cherished memory, a day filled with love, laughter, and the promise of a lifetime together.

The Amazing Vendor Team

Planning & Coordination: Lauren O & Co. Ceremony & Reception Venue: The Riverview Photography & Cinema: Earth & Sun Co Officiant: Michael Peterson Florist: Flower Designs by Malu  Entertainment: DJ Bigg Mann MC: Premiere Emcee Ceremony Musician: John the Violinist Rentals: Evolution Rentals Lighting: Alpha Lit Letters Specialty Rentals: Flawless Functions Dance Floor Rental: Bremar Rentals Dance Floor Wrap: Trust J Events Photo Booth: CT Photo Booths Bridal Party Hair: Shirley Mills Bridal Party Makeup: Ashley Greene Bride’s Hair & Makeup: Clean Touch Artistry

January 3, 2024

Lauren O Couple

Ballroom Wedding at The Riverview in Simsbury, CT