The long-awaited wedding of Mexican singer Vicente Fernández Jr. and his fiancée, model Mariana González, finally took place last Saturday, November 18, 2023, in a luxurious ceremony at Hacienda Benazuza in Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico.
The extravagant nuptials of the son of the late legendary ranchera singer Vicente Fernández generated much buzz among fans and internet users in Mexico.
Emotional Church Ceremony
The celebration began with an emotional church ceremony where Alejandro Fernández, Vicente Jr.’s younger brother, acted as best man. He was accompanied by the bride’s sister, Angye González as maid of honor.
During the touching service, a portrait of the groom’s late father Vicente Fernández was placed in a seat next to his mother, Cuquita Abarca, in a symbolic gesture acknowledging the absence of the iconic singer at his eldest son’s wedding. This emotional moment has gone viral on social networks, with many commenting that it was a way for the legendary “Chente” to be present on this important day for his family.
Alejandro Fernández attended with his partner Karla Laveaga, wearing an elegant red gown. The Fernández family posed together, smiling after the ceremony.
The Bride’s Multiple Wedding Dresses
Through Instagram posts, it was revealed that Mariana González wore various dresses throughout the weekend celebrations leading up to the main wedding.
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For the civil ceremony earlier in the weekend, she wore an understated white dress. However, for the lavish Saturday church wedding, she donned a much more ornate gown with intricate embellishments.
The Mexican media has dubbed González the “Mexican Kardashian” and her multiple outfit changes have drawn comparisons to celebrity weddings.
While Alejandro Fernández’s performances were anticipated, his daughter Camila Fernández surprised guests by serenading the newlyweds with song.
The talented niece of the groom sang for the couple, much to the delight of attendees. Various musical groups also performed for the A-list guests throughout the extravagant event, which lasted late into the night.
The opulent wedding of Vicente Fernández Jr. and Mariana González was marked by emotional family moments, lavish fashion and decor, and star-studded musical performances. Their nuptials provided a joyous celebration after the difficult year the Fernández family endured following the loss of their patriarch.