We met in Philadelphia in 2015 living in the same apartment building. Matt was having dinner on a Friday night with a friend on the apartment roof deck with a gorgeous view of the city, and Melissa was trying to enjoy a nice Friday night alone with dinner outside. Matt convinced Melissa to immediately go out for drinks at the whiskey & gogo bar around the corner, and we ended up sharing a few bottles of wine back on the roof deck and talking until almost 6 am. Since we met almost 4 years ago, we've moved from Philadelphia to Atlanta and then Scottsdale, taken some amazing trips together, tried our best to make our cranky dog Lacey happy, explored Arizona with our boat and airplane, completed way too many home renovations (yelling and all), and watched a lot of Netflix. Matt proposed on a family trip to Portugal in August 2018, and we're so excited to be getting married in November! We can't wait to have all our friends and family in one place to celebrate!
Taco & Margarita Welcome Dinner
5:00 PM, November 22, 2019 Our House! 6418 N 82nd Way, Scottsdale, AZ 85250
Join us for an open house-style drop-in dinner complete with tacos, enchiladas, guacamole, and "Randy-ritas"! Dress = casual. We'll be in jeans!
4:00 PM, November 23, 2018 Desert Botanical Garden Amphitheater 1201 N Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ 85008
Cocktail hour and dinner to follow immediately after the ceremony at the Desert Botanical Gardens. Weather permitting, all events will be outside, so please be prepared for the temperature to drop a bit at night!
All wedding events will be outside (weather permitting), so make sure you dress comfortably for the change in temperature between the ceremony & reception. Expected high is 73 and low is 54 . We'll provide some blankets and heat lamps, but jackets/scarves are recommended.
We realize that the majority of our guests are traveling, so to lighten your load, we prefer to not receive boxed gifts and have registered a honeymoon fund with Zola.