Serena Williams is married! See photos from her and husband Alexis Ohanian's wedding

After a day of speculation, we finally have a peek inside of Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian's fairy tale wedding.

The couple tied the knot on Thursday night at the Contemporary Arts Center of New Orleans in front of 200 family and friends, including Beyoncé, Kim Kardashian, Kelly Rowland, Ciara, Anna Wintour and Venus Williams, among others.

SEE ALSO: Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian tie the knot in gorgeous New Orleans ceremony

The top-secret affair was kept largely off of social media for the first 24 hours, so details of the "Beauty and the Beast"-themed nuptials were scarce. Paparazzi photos from outside the ceremony and reception showed a star-studded crowd -- also including Eva Longoria, LaLa Anthony, Tina Knowles and Caroline Wozniacki -- and inside Serena and Alexis danced their first dance to "Tale As Old As Time." "Be Our Guest" played as guests entered the reception.

On Friday night, though, Vogue published a slew of exclusive pictures and details from the wedding. 

Williams' was positively stunning in a strapless Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen, which she had flown out to London to have custom-made by the designer. Her hair was in a simple updo and the look featured a chic cape. Ohanian was in a Giorgio Armani tuxedo.

See photos from inside Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian's wedding:

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For the first dress When Anna Wintour asked me what I wanted to wear I said "a cape" I just want to wear a cape" she said: "well Sarah Burton with @alexandermcqueen is the one for you.” Thanks Anna. Thanks Sarah. I felt like a princess and superwoman all at once. 📸: @mistadubb @ericamelissa_
After tying the knot with @alexisohanian last night, @serenawilliams debuted her second dress of the evening, a dramatic beaded, feathered @versace_official moment that made her look like a fashion-forward superwoman. Tap the link our bio to see all the stunning photos. Photographed by @melbarlowandco and @allanzepedaphotography.
Official. 📸 @melbarlowandco @allanzepedaphotography
@serenawilliams married @alexisohanian in a stunning Sarah Burton for @alexandermcqueen princess gown. Tap the link in our bio for more exclusive photos from the star-studded celebration. Photographed by @mistadubb and @ericamelissa_.
I love you both and I'm so incredibly proud of you! Welcome to the club! ❤😍❤😍❤😍❤😍❤😍❤
“You are the greatest of all time, not just in sport. I’m talking about as a mother, and as a wife. I am so excited to write so many more chapters of our fairy tale together.” Congratulations to @serenawilliams and @alexisohanian, who exchanged vows last night. Tap the link in our bio to see the exclusive first photos from their fairytale wedding in New Orleans. Photographed by @melbarlowandco and @allanzepedaphotography.
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Dance with new edition? Check ✅. 📸: Bob Metelus and Erica Rodriguez
Squad....💙💛celebrating love❤️
@serenawilliams: You are the greatest of all time, not just in sport--I’m talking about as a mother and as a wife. I am so excited to write so many more chapters of our fairy tale together. And my whole life I didn’t even realize it, but I was waiting for this moment. And everything that I have done, everything that I am so proud of in my career, and in my life, for the last 34 years, pales in comparison to what we’re doing today. And I am so grateful, and I am so in love. 📸 @melbarlowandco @allanzepedaphotography
Alani & Kimmie❤️THE ROYAL BALL 👑🎩
Each one of my groomsmen is a best friend who also represents a different period of my life. Jon: childhood Huu: @uva Steve: @reddit Michael: my book & tour, Without Their Permission Garry: Initialized Capital To be rich with great friends is a privilege -- and it's no surprise that they all love my bride.
Dressed for The Most Royal Ball 🌹
The Royal Ball. @MichaelCostello ❤️
THE ROYAL BALL 👑🎩 @verawanggang
Yaaaaaay!! So Happy! God is so Good! Love you @AlexisOhanian & @SerenaWilliams! Yallz Murrrred! 🙌🏽🥂💍❤️
Now i can say that i was at one of the most beautiful weddings ! That room was so filled with joy and love . Real Love with real folks. Congratulations to this amazing couple. Alex and Serena ❤️
Meet Michelle @merakimishell the amazing woman behind my incredible @nike Cortez shoes? Yes I wore them down the asile! Comfort for this bride! Thanks Michelle!!! 😍😍
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"You are the greatest of all time, not just in sport," Alexis told Serena during the ceremony. "I’m talking about as a mother and as a wife. I am so excited to write so many more chapters of our fairy tale together. And my whole life I didn’t even realize it, but I was waiting for this moment. And everything that I have done, everything that I am so proud of in my career, and in my life, for the last 34 years, pales in comparison to what we’re doing today. And I am so grateful, and I am so in love."

Also on-hand for the ceremony? Two-month-old daughter, Alexis Ohanian Jr., who was carried in by her grandmother, Serena's mother Oracene Price. 

For the reception, Serena slipped into a custom, embroidered Versace gown. Last on, she would don yet another Versace look for the after-party, which she paired with bedazzled Nike sneakers.

At the party, New Edition delivered a surprise performance -- as did Tony-winning Broadway star Cynthia Erivo. 

During cocktail hour, Kardashian gushed to Vogue about her long-time friend finding true love.

"I’ve known Serena for so long and am so happy she’s found her prince. From the moment she told me she met Alexis in Rome, it was like . . . she’s been so happy and has this light about her that is so special to see," she said. "You just know it is so real. He makes her so happy and that just makes her friends happy."

At the after-party, Alexis had a massive surprise for his new bride -- a curtain unveiled a carousel inside the venue! Guests rode the merry-go-round while Genuwine's "Pony" played.

See photos of Alexis Ohanian and Serena Williams together:

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Watch: the Diamond outrage by one of my partners @audemarspiguet Dress @donatella_versace @versace_official earrings: @xivkarats overall: LOVE
My only regret is not pointing my toe sorry coach Garry 🙈
Can't resist a strong shoe game #nike
Preparing for our greatest adventure yet.
On newsstands now. Look for the @Vanityfair with my beautiful fiancée & baby on the cover.
Everything.
Perfect weekend. 📸 @valvogt
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 01: Alexis Ohanian and Serena Williams at 'Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Gar�ns:Art of the In-Between' Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 1, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Jackson Lee/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 01: Alexis Ohanian and Serena Williams attend the 'Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art Of The In-Between' Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 1, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
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It was a non-traditional affair, which is exactly what Serena wanted.

"I wanted the whole thing to be as nontraditional as possible,” explained Serena. "We did sofas instead of chairs, with everything facing the aisle instead of the altar."

As for the date, it actually had an incredibly special meaning. Serena and Alexis chose to marry on November 16 as a way to honor his late mother, who died 9 years ago. November 16 was her birthday.

"It is her birthday, and we wanted her to be represented at the wedding,” Serena explained. "Obviously, we wish that she could be here for this, but choosing her birthday as our wedding date was a nice way of making sure she’s still involved and made us feel more connected to her on our day."

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