Marla & Brandon

Meet us in New Orleans

Streetcar Bar Crawl

Thursday, May 30, 2024
St. Charles Streetcar Route
6:00pm - until

Dress: Casual

If you make it into town early, join us Thursday night for a New Orleans Streetcar Bar Crawl! Your cost of riding the streetcar will be covered, and food & drink will be available for purchase at each stop. Join us at any time along the route, that's the beauty of the streetcar!
Route Details:
6:00 - 7:00 PM: Hot Tin @ the Pontchartrain Hotel, 2031 St Charles Ave, New Orleans
7:15 - 8:00 PM: Delachaise Wine Bar, 3442 St Charles Ave, New Orleans
8:15 - 8:45 PM: Mayfair Lounge, 1505 Amelia Street, New Orleans
9:00 - 9:30 PM: Columns, 3811 St Charles Ave, New Orleans
9:45 PM - until: Fat Harry's, 4330 St Charles Ave, New Orleans

Ceremony & Reception

Saturday, June 1, 2024
Felicity Church
New Orleans, Louisiana
at 5:00 o'clock in the evening

Second Line & Drinks: 5:30

Cocktail Hour: 6:00

Reception: 7:00 - 10:00

Dress: Formal

While we adore your children, our venue is not suitable for your little ones.
Please make it a date night. We can't wait to celebrate with you!

Transportation will be provided to Felicity Church for guests!

New Orleans Transportation

To & From the Venue

Hotel Shuttle

There will be a complimentary shuttle to transport guests to Felicity Church.
The scheduled pickup times and locations are:
3:50 PM - Westin New Orleans
4:05 PM - Eliza Jane Hotel
4:35 PM - Pontchartrain Hotel

If you are staying at the Renaissance Arts Warehouse or Virgin hotel, we suggest walking to Eliza Jane to catch the complimentary shuttle.

If you are staying at an alternate hotel or location, we suggest you utilize a rideshare app such as Uber or Lyft as seats on the bus are limited.
Room block details at the hotels listed can be found on the Accommodations & Travel page.

Uber Event Code

We will provide an Uber voucher code for guests to use that will help with your transportation after the reception! We will share specific details with guests closer to the big day.

St. Charles Streetcar

Felicity Church is 3 blocks away from the St. Charles at Felicity streetcar stop! It will be running before the ceremony and after the reception. Find scheduling details here: https://www.norta.com/rider-tools. Plan accordingly as the streetcar can be delayed.

Getting Around New Orleans

Uber & Lyft

Rideshare apps are very popular in New Orleans and always plentiful! Please take steps to be safe when using one of these travel options.

Pedicabs

Need A Ride Pedicabs is great local company! You'll find a lot of these in the French Quarter. You can call (504) 488-6565 if you're in need of a ride.

New Orleans Streetcar

This is a fun way to see New Orleans! You can find lots of details on the routes and schedules of the streetcar at this link: https://www.norta.com/rider-tools.

Where to Stay

Hotel Blocks Available

We highly suggest booking early! There are only a select number of rooms reserved at each property and New Orleans can be quite busy at this time of the year.

Pontchartrain Hotel

Great spot in Lower Garden District &
a three minute drive to Felicity Church!

2031 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA
Cutoff date: April 30, 2024

The Westin New Orleans

Located on the edge of the French Quarter
& Central Business District (CBD)!

100 Iberville St, New Orleans, LA
Cutoff date: May 1, 2024

Renaissance New Orleans Arts Warehouse District Hotel

Between the Quarter and Garden District!

700 Tchoupitoulas St, New Orleans, LA
Cutoff date: April 30, 2024

The Eliza Jane Hotel

In CBD, perfectly between
French Quarter and Lower Garden District!

315 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA
Cutoff date: April 30, 2024

Virgin Hotel New Orleans

Another great location in Central Business District and close to the Quarter!

550 Baronne St, New Orleans, LA
Cutoff date: April 30, 2024

Other Options Close to Felicity Church

Henry Howard Hotel

Extremely close to Felicity Church &
a beautiful lower Garden District B&B!

This property only books 6-months out.

Sully Mansion Bed & Breakfast

Gorgeous Garden District B&B,
& close to Felicity!

This property only books 6-months out.

Getting to New Orleans

Flying

If flying in for the wedding, we suggest Louis Armstrong New Orleans Airport (MSY). The airport is around 30 minutes max from the Garden District and French Quarter neighborhoods in New Orleans.

Driving

New Orleans is an easy 3 hour drive from south Alabama, 6 hour drive from Houston or Atlanta, or 6.5 hour drive from north Alabama.

Please travel safely and we are excited to celebrate with you!

Our Registry

We are so excited to start our lives together and grateful to have such supportive friends and family! While your presence is truly enough, if you’d like to contribute, our registries and honeymoon fund awaits. Thank you for your love and encouragement!

Frequently Asked Questions

We hope the details below will answer any questions you have leading up to our big day!

IS THERE A DRESS CODE?

Our wedding attire is formal and a fun chance to dress up! Women typically wear longer ankle/floor length dresses or elevated cocktail dresses. We request that men wear a tuxedo or a formal dinner suit.

WHEN IS THE RSVP DEADLINE?

Please RSVP by May 3, 2024. We are accepting mail back RSVPs which you received with your formal invitation. By this date, we will finalize our guest count with our vendors, and will not be able to make adjustments.

HOW DO I GET TO THE WEDDING VENUE? WILL TRANSPORTATION BE PROVIDED?

There will be a complimentary hotel shuttle transporting guests from the Westin New Orleans, Eliza Jane Hotel, and the Pontchartrain Hotel.
The scheduled pickup times and locations are:
3:50 PM - Westin New Orleans
4:05 PM - Eliza Jane Hotel
4:35 PM - Pontchartrain Hotel

If you are staying at the Renaissance Arts Warehouse or Virgin hotel, we suggest walking to the Eliza Jane Hotel to access the complimentary shuttle. We also suggest you utilize rideshare apps, as seats on the bus are limited. We will provide an Uber Event Code for guests to use for transportation after the reception.

IS THERE PARKING AT THE WEDDING VENUE?

Street parking is free on the side streets surrounding Felicity Church, however not guaranteed.

WILL THE CEREMONY, COCKTAIL HOUR, & RECEPTION TAKE PLACE INDOORS OR OUTDOORS?

The ceremony and reception will take place indoors. There will be a traditional outdoor second-line parade following the ceremony and a cocktail hour held in the church courtyard prior to the indoor reception.

WHAT TYPE OF FOOD AND DRINK WILL BE SERVED?

We'll be serving light passed hors d'oeuvres during cocktail hour, followed by a cocktail style reception. There will be multiple food stations for you to enjoy at your convenience. We will have an open bar which includes alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.

CAN I BRING MY KIDS?

While we adore your children, our venue is not suitable for your little ones. Please make it a date night. We can't wait to celebrate with you!

CAN I BRING A DATE?

We're thrilled to have you at our wedding! We've reserved a seat specifically for you. We hope you understand that, unfortunately, we won't be able to accommodate additional guests.

WHAT TIME WILL THE RECEPTION END?

Our wedding reception will end at 10pm.