As of Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Sarah Ann Benton, of Hood River, was married to Peter Alan Cushman, of McMinnville, in a traditional Mayan ceremony on the beach in Tulum, Mexico, on March 1. Close family and friends were in attendance.
The bride wore a vintage Mexican wedding gown and orchids in her hair. She carried a bouquet of bird-of-paradise and tropical flowers.
Sarah is the daughter of Terry and Judy Benton and the granddaughter of Frances Benton, all of Hood River.
Peter is the son of Rich and Robin Cushman, of Hood River, and the grandson of Bob and Maria McRitchie, of McMinnville.
The groom is a graduate of University of Oregon and is currently a winemaker at Wy’east and Viento wineries.
The bride is a graduate of Western Culinary Institute of Portland and is currently employed by Valley Ag Service and Viento Wines.
They will make their home in Hood River.