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Autumn in Asheville
We are excited to have everyone experience this amazing time of the year with us in a place that we love. The autumn colors should be in full bloom, and the weather crisp. We’re not the only ones that are looking forward to the colors and backdrop though. This is the area’s “high season,” and places to stay book up fast – particularly the good deals. For this reason, we’re encouraging all of our guests to book sooner rather than later!
The Main Event.
Please arrive at the venue between 4 and 4:30PM. The ceremony will begin at 5:00 outside the Hart House. Once you’ve entered the main drive, take the second driveway on the right. Parking is limited, so we’re encouraging our guests to carpool and make use of ridesharing services.
Following the ceremony, heavy hors d’oeuvres and drinks will be served along with entertainment. Leave the driving to someone else… Uber and Lyft are both readily available in the area.
Keeping it Classy.
We’re looking forward to remembering this night for the rest of our lives. We kindly ask that you keep the following in mind.
This will be a semi-formal wedding. Ladies, a nice dress and heels will make your night as memorable as ours. Guys, a suit and tie will make your ladies (and us) happy.
While the ceremony and reception will be adults-only (12 and up), we’ve made arrangements for on-site sitting. Let us know if your kids will be tagging along so we can plan accordingly.
Where to Stay
A Cabin in the mountains
Asheville is a fun, walkable city, but it’s also surrounded by the Great Smoky Mountains. There are countless cabins available — from small 1-2 bedroom bungalows, to large cabins that sleep 8-10 people. We must stress, our wedding will be during the area’s autumn-painted high season, so these cabins and hotels will fill up early. Ridesharing services are widely available in the area, but be aware that remote cabins accessible by mountainous backroads may prove to be challenging if you’re planning on using these services to get around.
- Sharing the visit with a group of friends
- Lovers of the outdoors, autumn colors and solitude
A Place in Town
Prices in town are a premium, but there is a reason. Asheville is filled with shops, bars, and restaurants. This city has it’s own “bohemian” vibe that has made it quite famous. Location is key if you’d like your visit to be in town. There are three distinct walkable areas that we’re familiar with: Downtown, West Asheville, and Biltmore Village. Downtown has the most restaurants, bars and shops. West Asheville is trendy, with less to choose from, but makes up for it with a distinct character. Biltmore Village is right next to the Biltmore, and is upscale but quaint.
- Proximity to walkable activities (Restaurants, Bars, Breweries, Shopping)
- Taking in the unique culture of Asheville
You all know that we love to travel. Our honeymoon has high expectations to live up to, and we’re going all out. We’re planning on spending our time across the world in the land of amazing food, and picturesque beaches… Thailand! If you’d like to contribute to our once-in-a-lifetime (well, maybe) adventure, we’ve added some items below.
Your gift will help us enjoy a trip of a lifetime! We’ll use your gift to help pay for flights hotels, food and more.
Rooftop Cocktails in Bangkok
We’ll have an unforgettable night with sweeping views of Bangkok in every direction from the 63rd floor.
Beachside Massage for Two
What better way to relax and get into the honeymoon spirit than a beachside massage?
Flight from Southern Thailand to Bangkok
We’ll be heading back to Bangkok after our beach time in Southern Thailand.
Thailand is famous for its casual no-frills bungalows on the beach. While we will be staying in hotels and AirBnbs along the way, we’re planning on “roughing” it where we see the opportunity.
If you’d prefer to give a traditional gift, we have registries at the following:
Will you attend?
Please reply by September 2, 2019.