Shivali weds Nimish at Hilton Orlando
Classic yet modern is one way to describe Nimish and Shivali’s wedding. Living in Florida and always facing uncertain weather conditions, the couple hosted a grand wedding despite the odds! These medical professionals celebrated their love with great fanfare with over 500 guests. In 2012, the two met at a garba event while in graduate school and sparks flew instantly. Five years later, Nimish knowing he was with the girl of his dreams, knew the time had come to pop the question!
The couple chose a destination wedding at the Hilton Orlando. The auspicious week began with multiple pre-wedding events including mehndi night and pithi ceremonies. The garba night was filled with energetic colors lit up across the ballroom. All the guests came dressed to impress as they danced and indulged in variety of delicious Indian, Mexican and Chinese street foods!
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The main wedding ceremony and all other festivities were made into starry events with the help of wedding planners, family & friends. Beautiful flowers and a natural setting on the garba night was made vibrant and lovely with the addition of many colorful hanging fabrics. The wedding ceremony was celebrated against a backdrop of peach and ivory along with crystals shining on a sunlit outdoor mandap with a live waterfall background. The reception was done in a navy blue, ivory, and gold theme. The stage had an elaborate backdrop with hanging floral centerpieces and archways.
Some unique personalizations created by the couple included the wedding newspaper and key cards for guests that detailed events, themes and fun facts about the wedding.
The guests were surprised as Nimish made his helicopter entrance into the Baraat ceremony. For Nimish, one wow moment came when he saw Shivali for the first time in her bridal outfit on their wedding day! From Garba to Mandap, life for the newlyweds will be filled with music as they live happily ever after!