Nestled along the banks of the James River, The Estate at River Run recently hosted a wedding that was nothing short of magical. Elizabeth and Ryan’s special day was a celebration of love, beauty, and the joy of new beginnings.

The couple’s wedding was a vision of timeless elegance, with attire in shades of blue and a pastel palette of florals that perfectly complemented the serene surroundings. As guests gathered on the Bluestone Terrace overlooking the tranquil waters of the James River, anticipation filled the air for the moment when Elizabeth and Ryan would exchange vows and embark on their journey together.

Elizabeth was a vision of grace and beauty in not one, but two stunning dresses that captured the essence of her radiant personality. From the intricate lace detailing of her ceremony gown to the chic elegance of her reception ensemble, Elizabeth’s style was truly unforgettable.

The Bluestone Terrace provided a breathtaking backdrop for the couple’s ceremony, with the river shimmering in the background as they said their “I dos” surrounded by loved ones. Afterward, guests were invited to participate in a unique guest book experience at the postcard station, where they could leave heartfelt messages for the newlyweds to cherish forever.

As the sun began to set, dinner, cake, and dancing took place in the Tuscan Ballroom, where soft candlelight and sparkling chandeliers created an atmosphere of romance and celebration. The air was filled with laughter and joy as guests toasted to the happiness of Elizabeth and Ryan, and danced the night away in celebration of their love.

As the evening came to a close, Elizabeth and Ryan bid farewell to their guests with a sparkler exit, their faces glowing with happiness as they embarked on the next chapter of their love story. With its timeless charm and breathtaking surroundings, The Estate at River Run provides the perfect backdrop for a wedding that will be cherished for a lifetime.


Planner – Celebrations Made Simple

Caterer – A Sharper Palate

Photographer – Renee Jean Photography

Videographer – Joy Photo and Video

Florals – Starry Night Events

Hair & Makeup – Amanda Perry LLC

DJ – Bunn DJ Company

Bakery – Incredible Edibles

Event Rentals – Rent-E-Quip

Supplemental Rentals – Something Vintage Rentals

Transportation – James River Transportation

Photo Booth – Richmond Photo Booth

Elizabeth & Ryan

September 24th, 2022

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