Lisa, 30, is a government consultant. Garrett, 32, is a communications director. They live in Arlington.
The Main Event: An Oct. 13 wedding at a historic church in downtown D.C.
How They Met: eHarmony.
First Date: Packed schedules forced them to spontaneously plan a day-of first date at RFD. A packed bar required them to head around the corner to PS 7’s.
How He Proposed: Before going paddleboating during the Cherry Blossom Festival, both joked about throwing the other in the water. Prior to boarding, Garrett gave Lisa some helpful tips for if she fell in, including keeping her left hand in the air to keep the ring dry. “He likes to say I never said yes; I said ‘Of course!’ ”
Making It Special: After the wedding, they’re heading to Nationals Park for photos. “As season ticket holders, nights at the ballpark together are a big part of our relationship,” Garrett says.