In a previous interview with Rappler during her book signing for her book Paano Ba To?! How to Survive Growing Up, Bianca said that despite holding a celebration at Araneta, the event will still have the relaxed and chill vibe they are known for. (READ: Bianca Gonzalez and JC Intal’s pre-wedding pictures)
“It still is [a relaxed wedding] but the compromise there was since my dream wedding is small and intimate, we are having the ceremony private and very chill. The reception naman which is big, I think it’s still very chill, but the venue is just big. But we really only invited a few friends. It’s really more kain, inom, kuwentuhan (eat, drink, catching up with friends) and music,” she said.
According to Inside Showbiz Magazine, Bianca wore a Rosa Clara dress while JC’s suit was made by Albert Andrada.
Videographer Jason Magbanua released the the one minute pre-wedding video of the couple on the same date.
Photographer Pat Dy posted a video of JC and Bianca singing “Ligaya,” to the delight of the guests.
Rock Ed’s Gang Badoy-Capati captured a sweet moment between the newlyweds.
Actress-TV host Toni Gonzaga arrived with boyfriend director Paul Soriano.
Sid Maderazo posted a photo of Mr. Pure Energy Gary Valenciano singing on stage. Chucho Martinez, husband of Mikaela Martinez also shared a video of Gary’s song for the couple.
“Wala kang kakupas-kupas Gary V. Hanep!! #JCandB.”
Model Mikaela Martinez shared a photo of the guests playing basketball at the reception.
Makeup artist Lala Flores shared a photo of the couple before the party.
TV host and eventologist Tim Yap took a selfie with the couple.
Also spotted were soon to be husband and wife Dingdong Dantes and Marian Rivera who are getting married on December 30.
Television writer G3 San Diego shared a photo of Bianca and JC on stage.
On Instagram, fashion director Robbie Carmona posted the big sign of JC and Bianca outside the entrance of their party.
“One of my most fulfilling moment as a director is to be at the helm of the wedding reception of a great friend . It’s such an emotional experience to be part of the most important day of your life @iamsuperbianca . Let’s do this ! #jcandb,” he wrote.
Bianca meanwhile uploaded this:
“Let’s do this. #jcandb.”
JC’s brother Rex posted the following photo and videos:
“So they rented Araneta Coliseum for their reception haha #jcandb,” he wrote.
“Napaaga ang Sam Smith live in Araneta! © @vicaintal#jcandb.”
Actress-TV host Kris Aquino got a sneak peek of the reception area at the Araneta Coliseum.
“Couldn’t forgive myself if I didn’t personally go to bring my gift to JC & @iamsuperbianca. thank you for giving Ninang a sneak peek!,” Kris wrote.
On Instagram, make-up artist Lala Flores posted photos of the invitation and of her and Alex Carbonell, who will do Bianca’s hair.
This story will be updated with new photos as they are posted.
Last March, JC proposed to Bianca at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport on her way to London. The video, showing an emotional Bianca accepting the ring from JC, quickly went viral. – Rappler.com