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Ruby & Matteo’s Mission San Juan Capistrano Elopement

On a sunny day in Mission San Juan Capistrano, surrounded by the history of the town, Ruby and Matteo exchanged vows.

Ruby and Matteo’s connection began with a serendipitous encounter at a night in Mission San Juan Capistrano. Ruby was showcasing her work at a local art exhibit and Matteo happened to be performing at the same event.

Their love story unfolded against the backdrop of San Juan Capistrano’s rich cultural tapestry. They explored the historic Los Rios District hand in hand, discovering hidden gems. While exploring, they created cherished memories in the nooks and crannies of the town. And they stole kisses under the arches of Mission San Juan Capistrano and shared laughter in a cozy corner cafe in town.

As their bond deepened, Ruby and Matteo found themselves yearning for an authentic celebration of their love. The decision to elope in Mission San Juan Capistrano, the town that witnessed their romance, felt like a natural choice.

Eloping where it all Began

So, on a sunny day in San Juan Capistrano, surrounded by the history of the town and the warmth of their shared experiences, Ruby and Matteo exchanged vows. They promised a lifetime of love, collaboration, and artistic inspiration. Their elopement wasn’t just a wedding; it was a culmination of a love story written by Ruby’s art and Matteo’s music. Their beautiful story continues to unfold with each passing day.

After tying the knot, they hit up all the cool spots in town. From the ZOOMARS Petting Zoo to those Instagram-worthy hills, every place became a backdrop for their love story photoshoot.

The celebration continued at this cute local bistro, where they soaked up good food, great company, and a whole lot of love. The night wrapped up with Ruby and Matteo dancing under the stars, soaking in the enchanting vibes of San Juan Capistrano.

Ruby and Matteo’s elopement wasn’t just about the ‘I do’s. It was a celebration of a love that’s genuine, down-to-earth, and totally them. San Juan Capistrano played the perfect supporting role, turning their love story into an epic adventure.

Are elopements totally your vibe? See another Southern California elopement HERE!

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