With exceptional privacy and a location that is less than two hours north of Los Angeles, it’s no wonder
that over the years celebrities have chosen Bacara as the backdrop of their weddings. Here’s a peak at
the details of some of Hollywood’s chicest Santa Barbara Weddings
Sally Pressman and David Rogers, September 17, 2011
The “Army Wives” star became the real-life wife of “Cougar Town” actor David Rogers on a bluff
overlooking the Pacific ocean. The wedding party consisted of eleven bridesmaids, 10 groomsmen, a
ring-bearer, flower girl and the couple’s dog Sophie, who walked down the aisle wearing a flower collar.
Fergie and Josh Duhamel: Vow renewal ceremony, January 10, 2010
Just one year after their wedding, the singer-actor duo jumped on a helicopter and flew from Los
Angeles to Santa Barbara for a vow renewal ceremony at the ultra-private Bacara resort. The couple’s 15
minute vow renewals were followed by a private dinner at Bacara’s award winning Miro restaurant.
Landon Donovan and Bianca Kajlich, December 31, 2006
Bacara’s ballroom was transformed with votive candles and white flowers for the wedding reception
of this soccer player and actress. The couple shared a romantic New Year’s kiss at midnight and guests
were treated to late-night In ‘N Out Burgers and karaoke.
Travis Barker and Shanna Moakler, October 30, 2004
The former Miss USA and Blink 182 drummer opted for wedding based on their favorite movie, The
Nightmare Before Christmas. Moakler walked down the aisle in a traditional white ball gown that
was accented with a bold black sash and a black net hat. Their reception was held in Bacara’s Spanish
Jennie Garth and Peter Facinelli, January 20, 2001
Following their traditional Roman Catholic wedding ceremony at a nearby church, Garth and Facinelli
invited their 210 guests to Bacara to dine on chicken, prawns and risotto that was served by candle light.
The meal was topped off with the cutting of a five-tier, red rose covered wedding cake.