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African-American Wedding Traditions

Posted by Miranda Herbert Ferrara on Feb 26, 2019 9:00:00 AM

With the opening of our 1800s Replica Historic Church available for Weddings and Vow Renewals, we have spent several months taking a look at common wedding traditions.  Since February is celebrated as Black history month, we thought we would look at wedding traditions that originate in Africa.

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Topics: Black History Month, Osceola County Historical Society, Venue Rentals, Wedding Traditions

What Next - How to Start Planning Your Big Day!

Posted by Miranda Herbert Ferrara on Jan 3, 2019 7:00:00 AM

With the opening of our 1800s Replica Historic Church available for Weddings and Vow Renewals, we have spent several months taking a look at common wedding traditions.  We thought it was time to switch gears and look into planning the wedding itself.

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Topics: 100 years ago in Osceola County, Pioneer Village at Shingle Creek, 1800s Historic Replica Church, Pavilion at Pioneer Village, Wedding Traditions, Engagement

Why You Should Consider Holding Your Wedding at an OCHS Venue

Posted by Miranda Herbert Ferrara on Dec 27, 2018 7:00:00 AM

With the opening of our 1800s Replica Historic Church available for Weddings and Vow Renewals, we have spent the past several months taking a look at common wedding traditions.  We thought it was time to switch gears and look into planning the wedding itself.

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Topics: Osceola County Welcome Center and HIstory Museum, Pioneer Village at Shingle Creek, Wedding Traditions, weddings, Outdoor Event

Historical Wedding Traditions: Quinceñera

Posted by Miranda Herbert Ferrara on Sep 25, 2018 9:11:30 AM

Today we are taking a step away from weddings to focus on quinceañeras which are another important event in the lives of Hispanic young women.

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Topics: Hispanic Heritage Month, Venue Rentals, Words of Pride: Living My History, Quinceñera

Royal Weddings

Posted by Miranda Herbert Ferrara on Aug 23, 2018 8:00:00 AM

With the opening of our 1800s Replica Historic Church available for Weddings and Vow Renewals, we wanted to take a look into many common wedding traditions still performed.

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Topics: History, Educational, Venue Rentals, Vow Renewal, Wedding Traditions, Oscoela County Historical Society, Kissimmee, Flowers, Wedding Flowers

Floriography or The Language of Flowers

Posted by Miranda Herbert Ferrara on Jul 12, 2018 8:00:00 AM

With the opening of our 1800s Replica Historic Church available for Weddings and Vow Renewals, we wanted to take a look into many common wedding traditions still performed.

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Topics: Osceola County Historical Society, 1800s Historic Replica Church, Wedding Traditions, Flowers, Wedding Flowers, Business is Blooming

Historical Wedding Traditions –The Rings

Posted by Miranda Herbert Ferrara on Apr 26, 2018 9:00:00 AM

With the opening of our 1800s Replica Historic Church available for Weddings and Vow Renewals, we wanted to take a look into many common wedding traditions still performed.

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Topics: Pioneer Village at Shingle Creek, Osceola County Historical Society, Venue Rentals, Wedding Traditions, Wedding Rings

Historical Wedding Traditions - The Veil

Posted by Miranda Herbert Ferrara on Mar 29, 2018 9:00:00 AM

 With the opening of our 1800s Replica Historic Church available for Weddings and Vow Renewals, we wanted to take a look into many common wedding traditions still performed.

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Topics: History, 1800s Historic Replica Church, Wedding Traditions, Oscoela County Historical Society

Historical Wedding Traditions –Tossing the Bouquet

Posted by Miranda Herbert Ferrara on Mar 8, 2018 9:00:00 AM

With the opening of our 1800s Replica Historic Church which is now available for Weddings and Vow Renewals, we wanted to take a look into many common wedding traditions still performed.

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Topics: History, Pioneer Village at Shingle Creek, Venue Rentals, 1800s Historic Replica Church, Wedding Traditions

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The Osceola County Historical Society is focused on preserving Osceola County’s rich, cultural history while sharing it with others. This blog is perfect for just that. 

Remember, here you can find information on:

  • Osceola County History
  • Pioneer Families
  • Events at the Welcome Center and History Museum
  • Much, much more!

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