Wedding

Welcome to our wedding website! Hopefully we will answer any questions  you may have about our special day. If you have additional questions, feel free to contact us at akashaom@gmail.com or (503)-358-0517.

Things you should know:

Attire:

-Please dress comfortably. Our wedding is outside across varying terrain.

-If you plan to stay for post-reception bonfire in the lower meadow, know that it may get chilly as evening  descends.

-Wear comfortable footwear.

 

Gifts:

Gifts are unnecessary. However, if you do feel so inclined to bring a gift, please grace us with a plant you love or your favorite bottle of wine to share.

 

Please bring some sort of bug-management, for the wedding is outside, and mosquitoes tend to be unwanted guests on our property.

Ferries:

Please see ferry tab for current ferry schedule.

Plan to pay about $30 round trip to get on the island.

The south end ferry leaves from Point Defiance Park in Tacoma.

The north end ferry leaves from Faunt LeRoy in West Seattle.

Our address is: 13011 south west, 267th lane. (Please see map for exact location).

We are located off Wax Orchard Road on the south end of the island.

Wedding Times:

Feel free to arrive at 4P.M. to grab a drink and some appetizers.

Ceremony begins at 5P.M. in the lower meadow.

Reception festivities begin at 6P.M. in the upper pasture under the tent.

 

Vashon Resources:

If you are from out of town and still need a place to stay, please let us know and we will give you some suggestions!

Gas is expensive on Vashon, so fuel up before you arrive.

There is a Thriftway for grocery shopping if needed. It is located in uptown Vashon.

ATMs on Vashon include: US Bank, Chase, and Bank of America.

Some good places to eat are:

The Hardware Store

http://www.thsrestaurant.com/

May’s Thai Restaurant

http://www.maykitchen.com/

Express Cuisine

The Rock Island Pizza

http://rockislandpizza.com/

The Red Bicycle (for sushi and such!)

http://www.redbicyclebistro.com/

Bob’s Bakery

(Very yummy pastries and things of that sort).

Minglemint

http://www.minglement.com/

There is a play park, a library, a couple coffee shops, a movie theater, a liquor store, a book store, an outdoor pool, an athletic club, a burrito truck, a health food store, several art galleries,  and a post office in uptown.

In Burton (closer to our house):

The Vashon Inn, The General Store, Burton Auto, The Burton Coffee Stand, The Marina, and a post office.

Lorijo Daniels Photography:

http://www.lorijodanielsphotography.com/

Lorijo Daniels is the photographer here to capture our special day!