clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

UM's Sebastian the Ibis Crashed a Wedding Over the Weekend

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to Vox.com, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

Video Via Canes All Access

Crashing a wedding is for the birds, as University of Miami's mascot Sebastian the Ibis proved over the weekend when he made a surprise appearance at a Hurricane mega fan's wedding reception. Apparently, the bride paid to have him appear for a few hours—the bird's current rate is $250 to $300—as a gift to her husband. As a bonus, UM threw in Johnson. Social media shows the appearance was a hit with party guests, proving it's great to be a Miami Hurricane during wedding season, unless, of course, you're a Seminole.
· Miami Hurricanes Mascot and Running Back Are Welcomed Wedding Crashers [The Big Lead]
· Duke Johnson crashes a wedding with Hurricanes mascot Sebastian the Ibis [PBP]