Costco-loving couple hold wedding at their favorite store

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Published by : CT WEB 2017-09-28 17:02:08

An Australian couple celebrated their love for each other -- as well as their favorite store -- by holding their wedding at a Costco store in New South Wales.

Sue Berkley and Eli Bob tied the knot Saturday at the Costco Crossroads in Casula, a suburb of Sydney.

Berkley, clad in purple, walked down the tire aisle to meet Bob, who was waiting at the alter -- in the food court.

"I get to go to Costco on my wedding day, it's just awesome," Berkeley told A Current Affair at the wedding rehearsal.

The wedding gathered 90 guests at the store, which charged only $10 per guest to provide pizza, meat pies, soft drinks, and a massive Costco cake for the celebration.

"Where else can I get married to the one I love, in the place that I love, surrounded by the people I love?" Berkeley said.

The wedding came as a surprise to other shoppers, who posted photos of the unusual set-up on social media.

Store manager Linda Hamill said the wedding was a first for the store.

"I've grown up with Costco, I've been with the company 30 years, I've seen a lot," Hamill said. "But I've never participated in a wedding at Costco."

The ceremony is believed to be the first Costco wedding in Australia, but similar weddings have previously been held at the chain's stores in the United States.

(UPI)

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