Allye and Andrew’s Wedding at their Private Property in Iowa City, Iowa

An Elegant July Wedding at Allye and Andrew’s Private Property in Iowa City, Iowa

A Love That Blossomed

Love stories are often filled with magical moments, and the journey of Allye and Andrew Boardman is no exception. From family friends to partners, their bond grew stronger over the years until the day they knew they were meant to be together forever. On a beautiful summer day, surrounded by their closest family and friends, they exchanged vows at St. Mary’s Catholic Church then danced the night away at their private property, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

Allye and Andy’s wedding day was nothing short of a fairytale. They chose to celebrate their love on their private property, overlooking a serene pond. The scenic location provided a picturesque backdrop for the festivities. With over 300 guests in attendance, the wedding was a grand affair. Large tents were set up to accommodate the guests comfortably, ensuring everyone could enjoy the celebration. Air conditioning, along with many other accommodations, were provided to keep everyone cool during the summer heat, ensuring the comfort of their loved ones. The wedding reception was a joyful event filled with music and laughter. Multiple bands and DJs provided a diverse range of tunes, ensuring that guests of all ages could dance the night away. The celebration continued well into the evening, creating an atmosphere of pure joy and happiness.

A Match Made in Wedding Bliss

The journey to find the perfect wedding planner was not a simple task, but when Allye and Andrew discovered Soirée Wedding Planning, they knew they had found the missing piece to their puzzle. Emily, owner of Soirée, shared her vision for creating a fun and unforgettable wedding day, ensuring that every detail would be taken care of with utmost care and attention. Allye and Andy decided on the The Everything Package.

Before the wedding planning began, Soiree Wedding Planning was entrusted with organizing Allye’s bridal shower. Dubbed the “Margarita Garden Party,” the event was a delightful fusion of elegance and fun. From vibrant floral arrangements to refreshing margaritas, every element was meticulously curated. The bride-to-be was swept off her feet by the thoughtful and personalized touches that made the celebration truly exceptional.

Ceremony & Reception Planning

The couple chose to have the ceremony at St. Mary’s church in Iowa City. The reception was held on their gorgeous private property. A large white tent was transformed into a paradise adorned with elegant decor and enchanting lighting, providing the perfect ambiance for this momentous occasion. Colorful flowers, luxe linens, cold drinks, delicious food, and fireworks was everything they wanted for their reception celebration!

Congrats Allye and Andy! We are so happy for you!

Vendor Credits:

Planning/Design: Soiree Wedding Planning
Photo/Video: Twelve One Projects
Tents Rental: Big Ten Tent Rentals
Rentals: Unique Events
Beauty: Mint Salon and SpaRenee Rumler
Florist: Beautifully Bloomed
Florist (Rehearsal): Nicole Reisen
Air Conditioning & Power: Sun Belt Rentals
Lighting/Linens/Decor: Unique Events
Stationery: Allegra Iowa City
Band: Alren Music ProductionsFront of House Band
DJ: Clife DJDJ Russ Powell
Reception Music: Cole Thomas
Caterer: Vesta
Bakery: Tip Top Cakes
Luxury Outdoor Restrooms: The Outhouse Sanitation
Transportation: Night Train Party Bus