Tahoe South Press Releases
Couple Wins 10K Tahoe South “Epic Wedding”
March 8, 2012 (South Lake Tahoe, Calif./Nev.) — A Fair Oaks, CA couple are starting off life together on a high note by winning a $10,000 Tahoe South Wedding. TahoeWeddings’ Facebook fans voted from three finalists to march the couple down the aisle in Tahoe South.
Ryan Miranda and Melissa Langeland receive a Tahoe South (https://tahoesouth.com/) 2012 Memorial Weekend adventure beginning with two nights lodging for up to 30 guests at The Ridge Tahoe; rehearsal dinner at Edgewood Tahoe for up to 12 guests; VIP party for up to 20 guests at Opal Ultra Lounge in MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa; a lakefront wedding ceremony for 30 guests at Zephyr Cove Resort, sponsored by ARAMARK Lake Tahoe; a lunch reception for 30 at Embassy Suites Lake Tahoe Hotel & Ski Resort; plus the wedding cake, DJ, flowers, photographer and activities.
A video re-enactment of their marriage proposal and a montage of photos from bull riding to hiking demonstrated their “adventurous side” and convinced Facebook fans to vote them the most adventurous couple in the contest. (http://www.youtube.com/). Almost 1,000 Facebook fans cast votes between the top three finalists.
“Lake Tahoe was the first place we vacationed together and really fell in love with each other. We both grew up visiting Lake Tahoe with our families and it has been a place where many fond memories have been made,” said Melissa Langeland “and we'll continue to make new memories there with this next adventure!”
Facebook fans next determine which vendors should provide prize elements. Throughout March and April fans may vote on various elements of the wedding, such as the cake, photographer, DJ, flowers, as well as adventurous and pampering activities which Tahoe South is known for activities such as kayaking, boat cruises, golfing or sightseeing tours. The bride and groom can sit back and relax while Facebook’s active users help plan all the details of their wedding weekend via Tahoe Wedding Sites (www.facebook.com/tahoeweddings).
Tahoe Wedding Sites is a business cooperative and includes Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority (https://tahoesouth.com), Embassy Suites Lake Tahoe Hotel & Ski Resort (http://www.embassytahoe.com), ARAMARK Lake Tahoe/Zephyr Cove Resort (http://www.zephyrcove.com), Edgewood Tahoe (http://www.edgewoodtahoe.com), The Ridge Tahoe (http://ridgetahoeresort.com) and MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa (www.montbleuresort.com).
For real time updates on events, promotions, packages, and conditions in Tahoe South, The Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority is on Facebook: www.facebook.com/TahoeSouth, Twitter: www.twitter.com/TahoeSouth, YouTube: www.youtube.com/LTVA and now the Tahoe South mobile app in the App Store and Android Market. For information about Tahoe South, call 1-800-AT-TAHOE (1-800-288-2463) or visit www.tahoesouth.com.
About the Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority
Set at 6,300’, Tahoe South combines the distinctive appeal of two worlds: spectacular natural beauty and a modern tourism destination. That ageless splendor and an emerging economic diversity toward health and wellness, green business practices and sustainability continue to define its inimitable personality. For information about lodging, recreation and family packages at Tahoe South, 1-800-AT-TAHOE (1-800-288-2463) or log onto www.TahoeSouth.com.
About Tahoe Wedding Sites
Each year thousands of adoring couples choose the magnificent blue waters of Lake Tahoe and its surrounding soaring peaks as an ideal backdrop to take the plunge and take their wedding vows. Log onto http://www.tahoeweddingsites.com/index_all_new.php for more information.