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Couple gets married on St. Patrick's Day parade float

(Source: KCCI/CNN) (Source: KCCI/CNN)

DES MOINES, IA (KCCI/CNN) - A couple in Iowa decided to get married on a float during the St. Patrick’s Day parade.

There were bagpipes playing, beads being thrown, tap dancers and floats filling the street, but one float, in particular, was different.

Michael Gordon and Lynne Stalkup were married on a float in the parade.

The couple went on their first date at the very same parade nearly 20 years ago, so the idea of saying their vows in this year's parade only seemed right.

Dozens of family of friends cheered on the newly-married couple.

For some, St. Patrick's Day is all about a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow, but for Michael and Lynne, it was a pot of love.

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