7 Extremely Lavish Billionaire Weddings
Did you know that the average wedding costs around $30,000? This takes into account the couple who throw big bashes in large cities, and the couples who stick to a small budget or opt for an intimate garden get together.
There are a wide variety of factors that’ll bump up the cost of a wedding, however most couples don’t spend millions on their special day. Those who can, do, and we’ve rounded up the craziest, most expensive, and overall luxurious weddings we could find. Check out these 7 extremely lavish billionaire weddings!
Robert Smith and Hope Dworaczyk
What happens when a tech CEO and a Playboy Playmate get married on a private resort? They spend millions of dollars of course! Business tycoon Robert F. Smith married Playmate Hope Dworaczyk in Italy, and completed their nuptials with helicopters and celebrity serenades.
John Legend sang as the bride walked down the aisle, and we all know how much celebrity appearances can cost – now imagine the price of a private show on a secluded resort. The wedding location was so private that the couple hired helicopters to fly all of the wedding décor and equipment to the reserved island.
The Royal Wedding
Prince William and Kate Middleton top the list of lavish weddings with what is thought to be the third most expensive wedding in history. William’s parents top the list with a $110 million dollar day, but Will and Kate’s $34 million dollar wedding is still something crazy. With the entire world watching it’s no wonder the pair spent so much on their special day.
Paul McCartney and Heather Mills
Paul McCartney and Heather Mills got married in Ireland and spent $3 million on their big day. The duo rented a castle, hired Indian dancers, and spent $150,000 on fireworks. The amount spent on fireworks is several times more than most couples spend on their entire day!