We invite you to join us
for the wedding of

Akilah & Kensky

Shooters on the Waterfront

(Grateful Palate Events & Catering)

3003 NE 32nd Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308


Wedding Date:       December 12, 2021

Location:       Grateful Palate

time:      5pm est. 


A Love Story....

This love story started in 2013, Kiki and Ken met as coworkers and

soon blossomed into a beautiful couple. They bonded over

their love of football and watched many games together.


After they hung just once, they never left each other’s side.

They enjoy traveling the world together, eating and watching sports.

Ken fell in love with her cooking, charisma, intelligence and her kindness.

Kiki loves his sense of humor, ambition, dignity, authenticity and

his love for family. Eight years worth of memories later, they

traveled to many exotic destinations, they successfully

invested in different markets, and moved into their

favorite town. A few months ago, while visiting Aruba, Ken finally

popped the question surrounded by family and she said yes. They can’t

wait for this exciting new chapter to begin.














Best man: Kenny Noel


Kenny is Ken’s younger brother, they enjoy playing

basketball, listening to music, watching sports and

playing video games together. Kenny is the most

authentic person Ken knows, and he can always

count on him for anything.


Perkens Noel


Perkens is Ken’s older brother, Ken enjoy going out

and hanging out with his older brother. Ken looks up

to his older brother and wish to have a lovely family like him in the future. 


Jamar Strong


Jamar is one of Ken’s closest friend, Jamar is the most

confident person Ken has ever met. Ken loves Jamar’s

authenticity, craziness, and uncanny intelligence.


David Perilla 


David is one of Ken’s close friend, they truly enjoy e

ach other’s company. Ken and David’s love for music and

basketball have created a lifetime bond.







Maid of honor- Nia 


Nia and Kiki met in college and have been friends ever since.

They briefly lived together in college and had an amazing bond.

They both enjoy karaoke as a favorite hobby. They have many

great memories and adventures together. Kiki loves her

sense of humor and honesty.




Christina has been in Kiki’s life since elementary school.

They met through their parents and became great friends.

They will always remember scrabble nights with the family

and going to HBCU football games. They both experienced

great loss of parents, making this a very special friendship. 




Leah is Kiki’s first cousin. Kiki use to babysit her as child

and now become like an older sister. They are incredible

close and love spending time together. They enjoy going

out and talking about family memories.




Muriel and Kiki have been friends since high school.

They met through their parent who were both in the

military. They have been great friends ever since. They

have basically grown up together and coincidently both

getting married this year!

Meet Our Bridal Party


The Venue

Shooters on the Waterfront

(Grateful Palate Events & Catering)

3003 NE 32nd Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308


Hotel Accommodations

A block of rooms have been reserved at the Westin Fort Lauderdale at a discounted rate specially for our wedding guests for up to 3 nights starting

Friday December 10, 2021

Monday December 13, 2021

Please reference Akilah & Ken Wedding when making your reservatons. 

Please kindly reserve your room by November 30, 2021

The Westin Fort Lauderdale

400 Corporate Drive

Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33334


Call or Click the link below

Click here for the Mayo-Noel Wedding room block


Gifts & Registry

We can't wait to enjoy your presence at our wedding. 

While gift styles may vary,

We are asking for gifts that are monetary.

Please use our registry link