Wedding Day Timeline

A wedding is a BIG deal.  There is so much time and energy put into preparing for the biggest party of your life.  There are big decisions to be made such as the venue, and then there are the smaller, detail-orientated decisions to capture the essence of you, your fiancé’ and your love story. You…

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The Scoop on Professional Wedding Vendors

Lets cut to the chase: weddings are expensive. Period. So you may be trying to figure out ways to cut corners to save a few bucks. One of those items could be avoiding hiring professional wedding vendors. Sure, your cousin can bake a cake, your uncle could take some pictures, and your best friend can…

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Choosing a Wedding Venue

A wedding venue is the place to tell your love story.  This wedding is a celebration of the love that you have for one another.  It is important celebrate in a setting that both of you LOVE, or is sentimental to your love story.  Your memories of this event (a.k.a. your pictures)  are for a…

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Destination Weddings Part 3: The Aftermath

The big day in paradise has come and gone. Your destination wedding has exceeded yours and your guests’ expectations. Now, with destination weddings, even though the big day is over, it does not mean the planning is. There are a couple more items to consider once your destination wedding is over: the honeymoon and a…

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Destination Weddings Part 2: The Guests

For some, the decision to have a destination wedding means the chance to elope. Just you and your fiance in a far, far away land. For others, the guest list for a destination wedding will remain the same as if the wedding was being held in your hometown. For most, the amount of guests may…

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Destination Weddings Part 1: Choosing the Location

When it comes to a destination wedding, the first question that has to be answered is-where to? It is important to pick a location that is totally and completely you. Do you want to get married on a beach? In the mountains? A big city? Once you have brainstormed the type of location you would…

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Why Creating Your Own Wedding Vows can be Pure Magic

One of the most unique things you can have on your wedding day are personally written wedding vows.  Your story together is beautiful and unknown to everyone else.  Sure they know that you met at school or online, but they don’t know the details-and we shouldn’t.  But, everyone LOVES a good love story. It gives…

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Invite the World to your Wedding

That moment happened. He got down on knee and popped the question. You are over the moon and never coming back down. It’s finally time to break out the wedding book full of all the fantasy weddings ideas you have gathered over the years. The flower arrangements, the dinner selections, the deliciously baked cake, and…

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Casa Bonita Event Center

Casa Bonita Event Center in Fullerton, California The Casa Bonita Event Center is just one of five distinct wedding and event venues managed by Casa Del Lago Events.  Casa Bonita is a modern space that can accommodate any style of decor with ease.  Casa Bonita Event Center has a lovely private garden and patio, ideal…

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San Juan Hills Golf Club Wedding

A San Juan Hills Golf Club wedding is the perfect atmosphere to make your celebration everything you’ve dreamed about! The San Juan Hills Golf Club is nestled between the charming town of San Juan Capistrano, the historic Mission, and the scenic foothills of the California coastal mountains.  The views for your San Juan Hills Golf…

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Rancho Buena Vista Adobe

The enchantment of the Rancho Buena Vista Adobe began over one-hundred and sixty years ago. The historical structure was built in 1852 and has undergone many updates since that time.  The traditional look of old California has been preserved with the comfort of modern conveniences at Rancho Buena Vista Adobe. The Rancho Buena Vista Adobe…

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Earth-Friendly Wedding

Whether you call it “Earth-friendly wedding”, “eco-friendly wedding” or “green wedding”, you won’t have to sacrifice any style at Marrakesh House in Culver City, CA. An Earth-friendly wedding can be an amazing opportunity to  show friends and family how much you care about the environment.  And … it can be beautiful, elegant, and fun too.…

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Temeku Hills Ballroom

What does your dream wedding look like?  Dreaming of a big wedding?  Or an intimate and elegant one?  All dreams welcome !  You’re invited to create a memorable wedding at Temeku Hills Ballroom in beautiful Temecula, California.  This venue provides a welcoming and warm atmosphere for all – covering everything from an engagement party to…

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Country Wedding at Hawk Ranch

Have you dreamt of a country wedding your whole life? Your country wedding at Hawk Ranch can be as “down home” or as elegant as you want.  Hawk Ranch in Murrieta is the perfect place for a wedding; wide open spaces, trees and all the beauty of the country. Enjoy the privacy of this 40-acre…

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Five Crowns

Enjoy the best of the Southern California lifestyle at the Five Crowns! Five Crowns has been a celebrated Corona del Mar landmark since 1965.  The newly renovated restaurant offers sumptuous, award winning, food, wine and a distinctive style with authentic antiques, period paintings and exceptional service for your wedding. The restaurant was styled to be…

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Eagle Glen Golf Club

Eagle Glen Golf Club is nestled at the base of the foothills of the Cleveland National Forest in Corona, California.  You’ll find some of the most spectacular views in the entire state here.   The lush and perfectly manicured green rolling hills of the golf course seem to go on forever.   The water features reflect the…

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The Mission Inn

The Mission Inn history becomes your story, infusing every moment of your wedding celebration with the romance and splendor of a grander era. The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa is California’s most legendary hotel.  This is an historic gem with a tradition for grand celebrations for over a century.  Its rich history includes a long…

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Wayfarer’s Chapel

Imagine your wedding in one of the most romantic and awe-inspiring places on earth —The Wayfarers Chapel in Rancho Palos Verdes, California! The Wayfarer’s Chapel, also known as the “Glass Chapel” is one of the most recognizable wedding ceremony sites in the US.  For over fifty years The Wayfarers Chapel has welcomed couples from all…

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Newport Beach Bayview Marriott Wedding

A Newport Beach Bayview Marriott Wedding Destination to Love! A Newport Beach Bayview Marriott wedding is luxurious and a perfect choice for your ceremony. This wedding destination is one of our favorite picks, and here’s why: The Newport Beach Bayview Marriott is an all-suite hotel. Each suite is 480 square feet and loaded with luxury…

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Loft 84 Historic Landmark Wedding

It’s your turn to make history with a Loft 84 Historic Landmark wedding! This lovely open-space wedding destination has been host to flapper-era celebrations, WWII intelligence efforts, and prima ballerinas in-training since the doors opened in 1928.  The building itself has been fully restored.  It’s now an official Historical Landmark in the City of Riverside,…

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Wedding Night At The Museum

Are you dreaming of adventure and fun for your wedding? Do you love all things Jurassic? How about a wedding night at the museum? Imagine the fun you and your guests can have… Enjoying cocktails with Dinosaurs Dining in elegance on the Western Plains Lounging on an African Safari The Los Angeles Natural History Museum…

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Luxurious Wine Country Weddings

Your luxurious Wine Country wedding awaits with memories to cherish for a lifetime!   Whether your taste leans toward modern or traditional styles, this wedding venue has everything covered. The Ponte Family Estate Winery is renowned for its charm and beauty and offers the best in luxury wine country weddings. The Ponte vineyards, winery and the…

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Marquitta & Jay’s Ponte Winery Wedding

Marquitta & Jay’s Ponte Winery Wedding was as beautiful as it looks and feels in these wedding images.  Jay and Marquitta created a southern feel to their wedding ceremony and reception.  It rained the day before and a bit through the night, but the sky was perfect for their day. Jay and Marquitta had a…

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Kasaundra & Rashawn Cupid’s Wedding

Kasaundra & Rashawn exchanged their wedding vows in San Bernardino’s Shandin Hills Golf Club. Kasaundra surprised Rashawn and the guests by arriving in a Cinderella horse drawn carriage. Such a beautiful and unique entrance for this bride to walk down the aisle. The sun was just about to set during the ceremony. It was a…

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Michelle & Jasen’s Wedding in Marina Del Rey

Michelle & Jasen Smith had a beautiful sunset ceremony on the helipad of the Marriott in Marina Del Rey.  The views were impeccable and the wedding party was full of life! Michelle is the first bride that we have photographed with a black wedding dress… It looked Amazing on her!  Goes to show you, traditions…

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Daniel & Sophia Wedding in Newport Beach

Daniel & Sophia had a beautiful wedding in Newport Beach.  With perfect weather, they enjoyed a beautiful sunset to exchange their wedding vows. The bride and groom were well dressed. A bit nervous. And excited to be walking down the aisle together.   This was a beautiful wedding in Newport Beach at the Marriott Hotel…

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Autumn & Mike Wedding at Eagle Glen Golf Course

Mike and Autumn are a great couple with a very long and interesting story… Let’s just say to keep it short, 18 years of changes… and they got married.  It is such a cool story, and it has a great ending, which is their beginning together in married life.  Between them there are 5 children…

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