Becca Cavanagh and Ryan Walsh | May 16, 2021 | Weddings
They say you never get a second chance to make a first impression and for Becca Cavanagh and Ryan Walsh, when it came time to find a venue for their wedding in May 2021, there was only one location. they had in mind: the Narragansett towers. .
“It was the first and only place we visited in person,” says Becca. “We browsed online at sites, when Ryan remembered a beautiful monument called The Towers. We scheduled a visit and paid a deposit right after. It was good. I also love the ocean so it was a win all around.
There was no better place for the couple to say “yes”.
Becca and Ryan got married on a warm spring afternoon by the water’s edge in Narragansett and let it be their first soft and sentimental look at the rocks by the ocean, their fun formal photos in the middle of Ocean Road or the touching lantern lighting they had to honor a recently deceased family member, the all-in-one location was the perfect place for this couple to become husband and wife.
Ryan and Becca met in the summer of 2017 via the dating site OKCupid. The couple got engaged on their second dating anniversary in December 2019, when Ryan woke up in the morning and wasted no time asking the question.
Becca chose an Allure dress from Vows Bridal in Watertown, Massachusetts and said she knew right away it was the dress for her.
“It was the third dress I tried on,” she says. “It was perfect for the look I envisioned and it fit perfectly. I just had to hem it. It was also Tax Free weekend at mass so the luxury tax was lifted. !
Becca’s bridesmaid wore a burgundy flowing short-sleeved dress from David’s Bridal, while Ryan’s best wife opted for a knee-length blue dress from Macy’s, perfect for the unusually hot mid-season event. may.
Becca chose sunflowers and burgundy roses for her bouquet and the centerpiece flowers matched the bridesmaid’s bouquet with burgundy roses.
Becca and Ryan were also thrilled with how their cake came out, as the couple said choosing a marbled dessert with fudge and a drop of chocolate ganache from Wright’s Dairy Farm was the “obvious choice.”
While planning a wedding during a global pandemic was far from easy, the couple adapted to the restrictions on social gathering and had a beautiful, intimate ceremony inside the towers with 40 of their friends. closest and members of their families. The reception was a pleasant and carefree night of dancing under the famous building’s fairy lights and just what the bride and groom had always envisioned.
So what advice do honeymooners have for South County brides-to-be?
“I know planning a wedding is stressful, but do your best to enjoy your engagement, there is only time you can call them your ‘fiancé’,” Becca said.
Photos courtesy of: Becky MacDonald from Pretty Nerdy Photography.