Friends and family from around the world gathered in San Francisco's palatial City Hall to celebrate Laleh and Patrick's nupitals.

A grand City Hall wedding is accented with a dash of Persian flair

Friends and family from around the world gathered in San Francisco's palatial City Hall to celebrate Laleh and Patrick's nupitals.

The couple's 230 guests, who came from around the world—Laleh's parents traveled from Iran, and Patrick's from England—gathered in the Rotunda at City Hall for the traditional Persian ceremony.