The
Groom & Bride
Sydney
The Bride
Sydney Carpenter
For those of you who know the groom, but maybe not the bride: Sydney was born and raised in Wilmington, Ohio. She graduated with her bachelors degree in Communications from the University of Florida in 2016. She now works with her family's company R+L Carriers as a Project Manager. She loves all animals and has 2 dogs named Oliver and Luna. Sydney enjoys traveling, but also loves to spend time at home with friends and loved ones.
Mason
The Groom
Mason Jordan
For those of you who may know the bride, but maybe not the groom: Mason Jordan was born and raised in Lynchburg, Ohio. He works for R+L Carriers as a F5 Administrator. Mason enjoys any activity that will get him outside including hiking and golf. He also loves to try new things even if they're out of his comfort zone. He wants to travel in the future and can't wait for his next big adventure - Marriage.
The
Wedding Party
Bridesmaids
  • Kindel Stephens Matron of Honor
  • Anne Smiley Bridesmaid
  • Emily Coyle Bridesmaid
  • Jessica Rice Bridesmaid
  • Katelyn Molitor Bridesmaid
  • Lauren Carpenter Bridesmaid
  • Lauren O'Brien Bridesmaid
Groomsmen
  • Brannon Blanton Best Man
  • Alec Smith Groomsman
  • Braden Wildey Groomsman
  • Eric Koblick Groomsman
  • Gage Waits Groomsman
  • Kyle Yocum Groomsman
  • Nick Butcher Groomsman
Ring Bearers
  • Connor Carpenter Ring Bearer
  • Aston Carpenter Ring Bearer
We Can't Wait for..
The Big Event
The
Story of Us
We first met
October 13, 2016
Our First Date
Mason took Sydney to Tano's Bistro in Loveland, Ohio. He went to the restaurant prior to picking her up to drop off special flowers for their table.
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January 25, 2017
First said "I Love You"
After dating a few months Mason and Sydney's love story continued to grow!
He Met my parents timeline photo
November 23, 2017
First Holiday Together
Mason met Sydney's family for the first time in Ocala, Florida for Thanksgiving.
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July 4, 2018
First Joint Family Gathering
We had a 4th of July barbeque at Sydney's house with both Mason's family and Sydney's dad. Not a huge get together, but it was fun to see our family's get along so well.
Proposal photo
August 31, 2018
Mason Proposed
We traveled to North Carolina for Labor Day Weekend. We visited the Biltmore Estate and Mason popped the question. Sydney was speechless, but managed to nod a "Yes"
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April 12, 2019
We moved to Ocala, Florida
We began the next exciting chapter of our lives in Ocala, Florida! We were sad to move away from some family and friends, but eager to see what will come next.
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March 28, 2020
Civil Ceremony
Due to the global pandemic we decided to postpone the big wedding and reception to a later date. We had been looking forward to March 28th for so long. We decided to go ahead and get legally married on our original date!
The
Pre-Wedding Events
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Men's Golf Outing
Thursday, September 17, 2020
10:00 am
Fore! Groomsmen and male family are invited to join the Groom in a round of golf at Golden Ocala Golf and Equestrian Club.
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Rehearsal Dinner
Friday, September 18, 2020
4:00 pm
Wedding party and family are invited to join the couple for a rehearsal meal the night before the ceremony.
The
When & Where
Wedding Ceremony
Saturday, September 19, 2020
4:30 pm
Golden Ocala Golf and Equestrian Club
Upon arrival at Golden Ocala Golf and Equestrian Club cars will be valeted and you will be directed inside to the ceremony space.
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Wedding Reception
Saturday, September 19, 2020
6:00 pm
Cocktail hour and hors d’oeuvres will be available after the ceremony. The ballroom will open for dinner at 6:00 PM.
Suggested
Accommodations

For your convenience, we have reserved a block of rooms at the SpringHill Suites Hotel starting at $169.00 per night. Rooms will be held until September 3, 2020 - please make your reservations before this date if you plan to use our wedding block. The SpringHill Suites is a new accommodation in the Ocala area and includes breakfast, wifi, and an indoor swimming pool. This hotel is 15-20 minutes away from the reception venue.

There are several other hotels in the Ocala area that you may choose to book at. Those must be done through that hotel directly.

Springhill Suites
SpringHill Suites
From I-75 take exit 350 onto FL-200/SW College Rd. Use the right lane to turn right onto SW 38th Ct. Pass by Waffle House (on the left). Continue straight onto SW 40th St. Destination will be on the left.
(352) 500-0501
Book Your Room

All of our events location, travel and hotel accommodations can be viewed on our wedding map!

Our
Registry
Are you Attending
The deadline to RSVP for this event has passed.
The
Dress Code
Wedding Dress Code: Black Tie Optional
Dress code is Black Tie, but Suits are acceptable (Please no jeans). Examples Here
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Here is
The Map

SpringHill Suites

4100 Southwest 40th Street,
Ocala, Florida 34474

From I-75 take exit 350 onto FL-200/SW College Rd. Use the right lane to turn right onto SW 38th Ct. Pass by Waffle House (on the left). Continue straight onto SW 40th St. Destination will be on the left.

Fly in to the happiest city on earth - Orlando, Florida

Orlando International Airport (MCO),
Jeff Fuqua Boulevard, Orlando, FL

Orlando Airport is only one and a half hour drive to Ocala, Florida.

Fly in to Gator Country - Gainesville, Florida

Gainesville Regional Airport,
Northeast 39th Avenue, Gainesville, FL

Gainesville, Florida Airport is only 45 minutes to Ocala, Florida.

Fly in to Jaguar Country - Jacksonville, Florida

Jacksonville International (JAX),
Yankee Clipper Drive, Jacksonville, FL

Jacksonville, Florida is about 2 hours from Ocala, Florida.

Let someone else do the driving - Take a Greyhound!

Ocala Bus Station,
Hwy 326 W, Ocala, Florida

You can find the closest pick up and drop off location using a Greyhound bus here: https://locations.greyhound.com/bus-routes/destination/columbus-oh/orlando-fl#fare-search

Men's Golf Outing

Golden Ocala Golf and Equestrian Club,
Northwest 31st Lane Road, Ocala, FL

Thursday, September 17, 2020
10:00 am

Fore! Groomsmen and male family are invited to join the Groom in a round of golf at Golden Ocala Golf and Equestrian Club.

Rehearsal Dinner

Golden Ocala Golf and Equestrian Club,
Northwest 31st Lane Road, Ocala, FL

Friday, September 18, 2020
4:00 pm

Wedding party and family are invited to join the couple for a rehearsal meal the night before the ceremony.

Wedding Ceremony

Saturday, September 19, 2020
4:30 pm

Upon arrival at Golden Ocala Golf and Equestrian Club cars will be valeted and you will be directed inside to the ceremony space.

Wedding Reception

Golden Ocala Golf and Equestrian Club,
Northwest 31st Lane Road, Ocala, FL

Saturday, September 19, 2020
6:00 pm

Cocktail hour and hors d’oeuvres will be available after the ceremony. The ballroom will open for dinner at 6:00 PM.