There Was a ‘Star Wars’ Themed Wedding at Motor City Comic Con

This past weekend, the Suburban Collection Expo Center in Novi hosted the annual Motor City Comic Con, and also a Star Wars themed wedding.  David Waite and Olivia Vance of White Lake asked guests to dress as Star Wars  characters as they exchanged vows at the convention.

 

Motor City Comic Con Star Wars Wedding
Photo courtesy of Olivia Waite’s Facebook Page

According to the Detroit Free Press, the couple met on Facebook 2 years ago, and shared a love of Star Wars, so they decided that a themed wedding was for them.  Olivia, the bride, dressed like Padme Amidala, with face makeup and a cloak, while groom David dressed as Anakin Skywalker-complete with a light saber. A boyhood friend of David’s conducted the officiating duties.

“It all just tied together, our nerdness and our love of Star Wars,” Waite told the Detroit Free Press.

Motor City Comic con Star Wars Wedding
Photo courtesy of David Waite’s Facebook Page

The couple was gifted with a special R2D2 cake donated by Shula’s Bakery in Brimley, Michigan:

 

Motor City Comic Con Star Wars Wedding
Photo of Free Press article courtesy of David Waite’s Facebook

Click below for many more photos from the Detroit Free Press…

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Source: This ‘Star Wars’ wedding ceremony at Motor City Comic Con was out of this world

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