Jessica + Jason | Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Jessica and the girls got ready at the Old Town Hall Inn, Oriental, NC.  Super charming...

Oriental NC wedding photographer Jessica's bridesmaid says, "this must be what it feels like to be Britney Spears..." with all the cameras on Jessica.  Laughter ensued.

Oriental NC wedding photographer Jessica's mom Julie is a florist...and this wedding was showered with beautiful peonies, Jessica's favorite flower.  Her bouquet featured a pin her grandmother gave her...

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer (I'm clever, I know...)

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer Song is stuck in my head, I swear!  I ain't complainin'!

Oriental NC wedding photographer The ladies add Jessica's "something blue" ;)  I love how she just sips from her glass as the girls are all up her dress!  Hilarious.

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer The bridesmaids took over my job in a mini photo shoot with Jessica before the ceremony.   "I'm so happy these photos are in my life"  ;)

Oriental NC wedding photographer A first look... :)

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer

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Oriental NC wedding photographer So fun!!

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Oriental NC wedding photographer Tequila shots!

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer Their waterfront ceremony was held at Oriental's Lou McRae Park.  It was perfect.

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer Recessional music?  Old Crow Medicine Show.  I know, right?  Awesome.

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer You've never seen bridesmaids riding bikes before?  Now you have.  :)  Two cruisers (pink and baby blue, no less) and a low rider...love it.

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Oriental NC wedding photographer Love <3

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer

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Oriental NC wedding photographer Even the gourmet sliders had adorable little flags decorating them.  Love love love love!!

Oriental NC wedding photographer And their favors...scratch off tickets.  Left me wondering why I didn't think of that for my OWN wedding!  Too cool!

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer This one just makes you wanna go, "awwwww..."  He adores her.

Oriental NC wedding photographer "That's my daughter in the water..."

Oriental NC wedding photographer A sweet dance with mom...

Oriental NC wedding photographer Chuck from CK Entertainment was just as awesome as ever...the dance floor was never empty.  <3 CK Entertainment!

Oriental NC wedding photographer An array of desserts in lieu of wedding cake, including these late night ice cream sandwiches...

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Oriental NC wedding photographer Jessica's bridesmaids surprise the couple with sparklers...I love this shot!  Screams "best day of our life..."

Oriental NC wedding photographer

Eastern NC's coastal gem - Oriental, NC - and the River Neuse Suites were wonderful backdrops to Jessica & Jason's wedding.

Congratulations you two!  Enjoy your honeymoon!