Food & Drink

Gluten & Dairy Free Cupcakes

If you would like a delicious (seriously!!) Gluten & Dairy Free Cupcake from Pushkin’s Bakery, instead of the traditional wedding cake from Freeport Bakery,
please let me know as soon as possible!

Wine, Beer, & Soda provided during Cocktail Hour & Dinner Service.
Full service, no-host bar (cash only) throughout the evening.



#theDeutsches is a way for us to track the weekend through social media.
Tag your posts, tweets and pics so we can find them!

WedPics: Crowd Sourced Photography

We would love to see this special weekend through your lens!

WedPics is a free app for both iPhone and Android that helps us gather those special moments you’ve captured.

  • Download app
  • enter Wedding ID: theDeutsches
  • upload your images

Only those with the Wedding ID can access the images.

From inside this app you can download images yourself and save them to your phone or even make prints.

Directions & Parking

Ceremony Location

B’nai Israel
3600 Riverside Boulevard
Sacramento, Ca 95818

Ceremony will be held in the main sanctuary.
From the parking lot, turn left at the Shalom bike rack and follow the walkway to the large wooden and glass doors.

Free lot parking.

Reception Location

The Citizen Hotel
926 J Street
Sacramento, Ca 95814

Cocktail hour will be held in the Scandal Lounge.
Enter through the lobby and walk all the way to the front check-in desk. Facing the the front desk, turn to your right and walk up the stairs.
For Elevator access, please ask the front desk to direct you to the service elevator.

Reception will be held in the Terrace.
Use the elevators in the lobby to go to the 7th floor.
Turn left out of the elevators.

Valet Parking is $10 for the event.
Valet Parking is $25 per day if you are staying at the hotel.

Lot parking is about 1 1/2 blocks from the hotel and is available for $5 per day.
City Map of Parking Garage

Limited street parking is free on Sundays.

Music Requests

Is there a song that reminds you of us? Or maybe one that has a special meaning to your relationship with either of us individually? Or maybe a song you would just love to hear or dance to at our wedding?

Let us know!

Visit our wedding music website and submit a request
or email us directly with your song choices.

Cope Entertainment, the DJ we are working with, has a site where our guests can submit music requests.


Visit: Wedding Music Requests
Enter wedding date: 08/16/15
Enter in the code:  3mymb
Please leave a comment letting us know why you chose this song.


Ceremony Participants

We are so honored to have some very special people be a part of our ceremony.

Bridal Party

Best Man: Craig Deutsch
Matron of Honor: Jacqueline Neiman


James Lawson and Selma Gordon
Jess Akin and Sandre Deutsch
Jacqueline Neiman
Paul Spiller, Morgan Spiller, Judith Gordon-Lawson


Jason Choi
Karla Langner

Ketubah Witnesses

Taylor Epstein
Rabbi Shula Stevens Calmann
David Zlotlow
Kevin Black