On Friday we were at the Butler Country Club in Butler Pennsylvania. The event was a wedding reception for Alexio and Crystal Santiago. Alexio and Crystal were married at 2:00 pm at St. John’s Catholic Church in Fenelton PA. Guests began arriving at the Butler Country Club at 4:00 pm where they enjoyed cocktails and appetizers as the bridal party posed for pictures with the wedding photographer.
At 5:15 pm we formally introduced the bridal party to “I Gotta Feeling” by Black Eyed Peas. We then introduced Alexio and Crystal to “Forever” by Chris Brown. After the introductions, Alexio and Crystal took a moment to read wedding vows that they had written for each other. Alexio then surprised Crystal by singing Adam Sandler’s “I Wanna Grow Old With You” while his brother Clayton Santiago played guitar.
Next, Alexio and Crystal cut their wedding cake to theme song from the “Pink Panther”. Toasts were given by best man Bosco Santiago and maid of honor Danyelle Boyer. Dinner was prepared by the culinary staff at the Butler Country Club and was served buffet style as stations.
After dinner we invited the newlyweds to share in their first dance together as husband and wife to “Lucky” by Jason Mraz. Next, Alex and Crystal danced with the bridal party to “You’ve Got A Friend In Me” by Randy Newman. Crystal then danced with her father Mr. Ron Burke to “Father & Daughter” by Paul Simon. Alexio danced with his mother Mrs. Pearl Santiago to “Unforgettable” by Nat King Cole.
Throughout the remainder of the evening, guests danced to music by Michael Jackson, Timbaland, Dr. Hook, The Bee Gees, Eric Clapton and more. At 9:00 pm we invited all of the guests to share in the last dance of the evening to “Save The Last Dance For Me” by Michael Buble.