By Nina Suzette Lim | August 2015
Bacolod, the capital of Negros Occidental, is famous for heritage houses, old churches, MassKara Festival, and chicken inasal. More importantly, it is known for its residents’ genteel, relaxed pace of life. Their warmth and hospitality, coupled with their lilting Hiligaynon accent and genuine smiles, has earned Bacolod the monicker “City of Smiles.” If you are a romantic hopeful who dream of a wedding in this eternally happy city, you are in luck. Bacolod wedding industry is filled with many hardworking, creative wedding suppliers who are dedicated to make you smile on the most special day in your life.
Bacolod Wedding Storytellers
Bacolod’s finest wedding photographers capture the romance of their City like nobody else. Their wedding photos not only showcase their professionals skills but also promotes everything good about Bacolod. Check out their portfolios and you will get carried away with cinematic shots of couples finding romance in the midst of charming old houses, churches, sugar plantations, or beaches. Take out the beautiful scenery and you will instead see the warm, colorful personalities of Bacolodnons shining thru their wedding works.
Ysabelle’s Digital by Roy and Lynette Villanueva, is another leading wedding photography service in Bacolod. In the eyes of its photographers and videographers, any shooting location turns into a scenic spot, be it a track and field oval, seashore, or a posh hotel. You and your beloved will definitely have fun running across the pier in the lighthouse, kissing in the sunset at a beach, or jumping into a clear spring pool for a wedding pictorial. Ysabelle’s values of quality, friendly service, and customer satisfaction has extended to Iloilo and Dumaguete to cater to their growing client base.
Bacolod Romantic Wedding Venues and Gastronomic Feasts
Bacolod is famous for its warm hospitality, romantic architecture, and excellent cuisine. Whether you prefer to hold your wedding in an antique Spanish-style house or in an elegant ballroom, Bacolod’s top hotels/resorts, suppliers and caterers will help you celebrate your wedding with ease and style.
Bacolod Business Inn may sound business-like rather than romantic. However, don’t let this stop you from holding your wedding banquet there. Its 500-seater grand wedding ballroom is well-appointed to host the perfect wedding occasion. Their friendly staff can set up the venue and coordinate your reception with meticulous attention to details. Send them an email to receive details for their Executive, Director, and Presidential wedding packages.
Bacolod One-Stop Bridal Shops
Bacolod is also blessed with bridal shops which can deliver all kinds of wedding gowns, from simple to sophisticated, traditional to trendy, and Filipinana to Western-themed. Their creations have earned them a place in different bridal fashion shows and local fashion events. So great is their dedication to Bacolod wedding industry that they have extended their wedding ventures to photography and videography, hair and make-up, and events planning to provide couples with a one-stop shop for all their wedding needs.
Ysabelle’s Bridal Shop specializes in Barong Tagalogs and bridal gowns. Its Barong Tagalog, which can be hand painted or stitched with elaborate embroidery, is woven with pina or pina jusi threads to add more elegance to the groom’s attire. Their line-up of affordable yet elegant wedding gown pieces reflects the shop’s commitment to quality and customer satisfaction.
Bacolod Wedding Blooms
The fertile agricultural lands in Negros Occidental encourage the growth of beautiful blossoms in Bacolod. These flower farms provide fresh blooms for bridal bouquets, corsage for the members of the entourage, table centerpieces, cake decor, and ornaments for wedding ceremonies. To bring their wedding service to another leverl, most flower shops in Bacolod also offer events styling.
For more Bacolod wedding suppliers, browse through Kasal.com’s directory of Bacolod bridal shops and wedding suppliers.
If you have other preferences or if you feel like canvassing for more wedding supplies and services, you can easily source them from Bacolod’s neighboring areas. Dumaguete wedding suppliers is just on the other side of town while both Iloilo wedding suppliers and Cebu wedding suppliers are just a ferry ride away. With so many options available these days, you can finally live out your fairy tale wedding in the “City of Smiles.”