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Atlanta Couple is Finalist in Reunion Resort’s Wedding of the Year Contest

Newlyweds vie for a second honeymoon to Orlando luxury resort



Reunion Resort, a AAA Four Diamond-rated resort in Orlando, announces its first quarter Wedding of the Year contest winners, Anna (Boyd) Hough and Houston Hough of Atlanta. The newlyweds received the most votes for the first quarter of the social media-driven wedding contest. As quarter one winners, the Houghs will receive a $250 gift card to Reunion Resort and are now finalists to be the Wedding of the Year grand prize winners of a second honeymoon.


Anna, an Orlando native, and Houston Hough wanted their special day to feature all of the charms of a Southern wedding while incorporating their fun personalities into the event. To see why the Houghs are Reunion Resort’s Wedding of the Year first quarter winners, visit


Reunion Resort launched its social media-driven Wedding of the Year contest on January 1, 2014. Couples who hold their wedding at Reunion in 2014, and choose to participate in the Wedding of the Year contest, will have their special day shared on Reunion Resort’s wedding blog, at The blog post will also be shared on the resort’s social media channels. Once a wedding is posted to the blog, it becomes eligible for voting via social media for 14 days. In addition to Reunion’s current social media followers, Wedding of the Year contestants can also encourage their friends and families to vote by having them like and share their wedding on social media.


Throughout 2014, there will be a winning couple announced each quarter. Not only will the quarterly winners receive a $250 gift card to Reunion Resort, they will be entered for a chance to be the grand prize winner of Reunion Resort’s Wedding of the Year.


The finalists competing for the Wedding of the Year title and grand prize will be chosen through social media votes in addition to a Reunion Resort Wedding of the Year committee panel score. Forty percent of the qualifying couples’ scores will come from social media and the remaining 60 percent will come from Reunion Resort’s committee.


The grand prize of a second honeymoon to Reunion Resort includes three nights’ accommodations in a Grande Villa; champagne and chocolate covered strawberries; spa treatment or golf for two; a celebration cake from Party Flavors; dinner for two in Forte or Reunion’s rooftop restaurant, Eleven; and a photo shoot with a professional photographer. The winning couple will be announced February 14, 2015.


To plan a wedding at Reunion Resort or learn more about Reunion’s Wedding of the Year contest, call (407) 396-5200 or visit Follow Reunion Resort on Twitter and Instagram, @ReunionResort and on Facebook at



Managed by Salamander Hotels & Resorts, the AAA Four Diamond-rated Reunion Resort is located in Orlando, Florida. The central point of Salamander’s innovative collection of Florida golf resorts – which also features Innisbrook Resort in Tampa Bay and Hammock Beach Resort in Palm Coast – Reunion Resort is the only location in the world with golf courses designed by the golf greats Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Tom Watson and also features the exclusive ANNIKA Academy by Annika Sörenstam. Reunion Resort features 330 resort accommodations including luxury condominiums, private villas and vacation homes surrounded by 2,300 acres of lush landscape and nature preserve, elegantly appointed meeting space, a full-service boutique spa, multiple pools, slides, water playgrounds and a 1,000-foot lazy river. For additional information call 407-662-1000 or visit




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