• Rebecca Kopperud

Bright and Sunny Alaskan Glacier Elopement

Updated: Dec 1, 2020

Daphne and Shawn came all the way from Hong Kong for a spectacular Alaskan elopement.  

Erica of Erica Rose Photography captured this radiant couple in early August in under the midnight sun. 

photo credit: Erica Rose Photography @erosephoto

We took the couple out on the Knik Glacier for a beautiful ceremony and a champagne toast. This fun loving couple were all smiles and ready for a wonderful adventure leaping over glacial streams and playing.

I just love the burgundy offset by the silver of the dusty miller in this bridal bouquet.

Daphne looked absolutely radiant with hair and make up done by the

AK Beauty Bar.  She was such an elegant bride.

Toasting to their love! Because it is a celebration after all, even if just for two!

This right here is my favorite picture of these two. They look so relaxed and full of joy! Bright and sunny - just like the weather! 

Here are some additional photos of Daphne and Shawn who took their beautiful adventure out in the mountains above Palmer.

Congrats to Shawn and Daphne. You guys were such an elegant couple!

Want even more ? Check out the blog post from April Frame with the couple's wedding video!


Coordinator: La Boum Events

Photographer: Erica Rose Photography

Videographer: Frame by Frame Productions

Florist: Simple Petal 

Hair and Make Up: AK Beauty Bar

Ceremony Location: Knik Glacier and Knik River Lodge

I hope I have inspired you to make your Alaska elopement an adventure of a lifetime! Like what you see and want to know more? Check out our services custom tailored to an Alaska adventure elopement just for you.

To book me fill out our inquiry form for a COUPLES ONLY ELOPEMENT for pricing and service details.

xoxo - Rebecca


Hey there! I am Rebecca Kopperud, a born and bred Alaskan, as well as the owner and chief designer behind La Boum Events.

Are you thinking about eloping? Good! I think eloping is incredibly romantic and brave. It is throwing out the rule book, and putting the focus back on the two of you, where it belongs. Eloping is a movement that has been growing over the past few years. For many, it is a decision that corrects a host of issues presented by the wedding industry, and allows for a genuine celebration of a big life moment. As a wedding planner I don’t want to be a part of the problem, I want to be a part of the solution. And I want to support you.

I have been in business offering unique elopements in Alaska for years, long before it became popular. We have developed sought after industry connections, and a quality of service that is unsurpassed. You simply won’t find a one-size-fits-all elopement here. Everything truly is about you, and your special day.

We take on a limited amount of clients, so we can focus on personalization and quality. We offer a completely unique, unbundled experience so you can have exactly what you want and nothing you don’t. There is nothing cookie-cutter about what we do.

Does this resonate with you? To learn more fill out our inquiry form for a COUPLES ONLY ELOPEMENT for pricing and service details.

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