• Mardi Gras Masks Wedding Favor

After Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans residents Tamala and Lincoln quickly regrouped, planning their New Orleans-theme wedding in Atlanta in less than two months. The couple feted their early-November affair with Mardi Gras masks and a traditional Cajun wedding march.

Tamala and Lincoln in Atlanta, GA

The grandeur of an Atlanta museum offers a unique yet elegant setting

After Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans residents Tamala and Lincoln quickly regrouped, planning their New Orleans-theme wedding in Atlanta in less than two months. The couple feted their early-November affair with Mardi Gras masks and a traditional Cajun wedding march.

Tamala and Lincoln chose the Fernbank Museum for its grandeur and unique atmosphere. "I've never been a fan of hotel ballrooms," says Tamala. "When we saw the museum, I was sold."