Love was in the air as Shannon and Gabor celebrated their union in a picturesque ceremony at The View in Auckland Park. This historic heritage house provided a stunning backdrop, overlooking the sprawling city below. Set against the backdrop of Johannesburg’s skyline, their wedding was a testament to their enduring love and shared adventures.

A Perfect Johannesburg Day

The weather couldn’t have been more perfect for their special day. A warm Johannesburg summer day greeted the couple and their guests with clear blue skies and a gentle breeze. The ceremony took place in the garden, beneath the shade of a magnificent palm tree, creating an intimate and serene atmosphere. As Shannon and Gabor stood hand in hand, surrounded by their loved ones, it was evident that this was a moment they had been eagerly waiting for.

Their wedding ceremony was a reflection of their shared values and traditions. They began with a heartfelt incense ritual, where family members from both sides came together to light incense in honor of loved ones who were unable to be present but whose memory lived on in their hearts. It was a touching ritual that reminded everyone of the importance of family and heritage.

After the ceremony, guests enjoyed the summer weather out on the lawn during cocktail hour. That evening, guests were treated to a delectable dinner, complete with heartfelt speeches on the patio. Friends and family toasted to the newlyweds and wished them a lifetime of happiness together. The atmosphere was filled with love, laughter, and the unmistakable sense of celebration. For Gabor, having some of his family fly in from Hungary added an extra layer of joy to the occasion, transforming the wedding into a bit of a family reunion.

The Love Story

Shannon and Gabor’s love story is one of adventure and discovery. It’s not just about grand gestures and extravagant moments; it’s about the simple joys of everyday life. From their early days together, they knew there was something special between them worth holding onto. They share a passion for exploring new places and experiencing different cultures, whether it’s hiking in nature, traveling to far-off destinations, or simply discovering hidden gems in their own city of Johannesburg Shannon and Gabor’s love. They cherish the ordinary moments just as much as the extraordinary ones. Their shared devotion extends to their adorable pug, Luna, who holds a special place in their hearts and completes their little family.

As Shannon and Gabor embark on this new chapter of their lives together, they do so with hearts full of love and excitement for the journey ahead. Their wedding day was a celebration of their past, present, and future—a day filled with laughter, love, and cherished memories that will last a lifetime.

Congratulations to the happy couple, may your love continue to grow stronger with each passing day, and may your adventures together be as exciting and beautiful as your wedding day. Here’s to love, laughter, and happily ever after!

Much love,


The super team behind Shannon& Gabor’s wedding:

Venue: The View Boutique Hotel, Auckland Park
Photographer: Mila Fine Art Photography
Hair & Makeup: Hannah Bunger
Marriage Officer: Louise from Runaway Romance Marriage Officers
DJ: Jack from HIT Music
Part Planner, On The Day Management, Flowers & Decor: Runaway Romance
Catering: Tables Catering
Decor Hire: Randburg Party Hire


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