Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck’s children played a key role in their Georgia wedding celebration.
Their Children – Lopez shares twins Emme and Maximilian, 14, with ex-husband Marc Anthony, while Affleck shares Violet, 16, Seraphina, 13, and Samuel, 10, with ex-wife Jennifer Garner. Doing — in Georgia last month, who let them go when they celebrated their marriage. Lopez and Affleck got married in Las Vegas in July.
In the bride’s newsletter On The JLo, Lopez, 53, explained that she surprised Affleck, 50, with Mark Cohn performing his song “True Companion.” Dated over 20 years ago.
“The first song he played as I walked down the aisle wasn’t ‘True Companion,'” she wrote. “It was his ‘The Things We’ve Handed Down.’ A song about the wonderful mystery of — I could only guess at the time, but with our five kids walking in front of me, it was the perfect choice.
“Twenty years between the dreams of youth and the adult world of love and family have brought more to this marriage than either of us could have imagined. Not only were these children married to new families. They were the only ones who asked us to stand up for us at our wedding party. For joy, everyone did.
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Earlier that week, the couple and their children were seen during a family outing in Savannah.
Affleck and Lopez stepped out in matching tan shades while Lopez visited the Glo Med Spa and Affleck and the kids sipped coffee at Gallery Espresso, says Glo Med Spa owner Courtney Victor. told PEOPLE EXCLUSIVELY
The family also went shopping in downtown Savannah near Affleck’s 87-acre property.
Affleck and Lopez, who dated from 2002 to 2004, rekindled their romance last year and announced their engagement in April.
The couple tied the knot at Las Vegas’ Little White Wedding Chapel during an intimate midnight wedding in July.
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Few people were present at the low-key affair, including Lopez’s daughter, Emme, one of Affleck’s three children.
They then flew off to Paris for a romantic getaway, where they were filmed canoeing around the City of Love and celebrating Lopez’s birthday.
The couple returned to Europe for their honeymoon after celebrating in Georgia.
A source who saw the couple dining at the Grand Hotel Tremezzo on Lake Como told PEOPLE: