Santa Barbara Luxury Wedding at Belmond El Encanto // Kat & Evan

Kat and Evan’s luxury wedding at The Belmond El Encanto in Santa Barbara was a day filled with opulence, romance, and unforgettable moments. The festivities began with capturing the anticipation and excitement of Kat and her bridesmaids getting ready at the hotel, while Evan and his groomsmen prepared for the day at their reception venue, The Santa Barbara Club.

The ceremony, held at the Belmond, was a breathtaking affair set against the backdrop of a lily pond overlooking the city of Santa Barbara. The pastel florals adorned the scene with absolute splendor, creating an atmosphere of timeless elegance. The choice of ghost chairs for the ceremony added a touch of sophistication, enhancing the overall luxurious ambiance of this space.

After the ceremony, the couple’s joy and love were immortalized in bridal portraits taken at the stunning Belmond El Encanto. The hotel provided a backdrop of refined grandeur, perfectly complementing the couple’s celebration of love.

Transitioning to The Santa Barbara Club for the reception, the night unfolded in a whirlwind of celebration. The couple and their guests danced the night away, creating memories on the dance floor that would last a lifetime. The climax of the evening was an epic streamer send-off, a vibrant and energetic display that marked the end of the festivities.

Kat and Evan then embarked on the next chapter of their celebration, driving away to continue the merriment with a bar-hopping adventure in Downtown Santa Barbara. This unique and personalized touch reflected the couple’s desire to extend the joyous celebration and create lasting memories beyond the confines of their reception venue.

In capturing Kat and Evan’s luxury wedding, every moment exuded the lavish charm befitting the grandeur of The Belmond El Encanto. From the elegant ceremony overlooking Santa Barbara to the lively and spirited send-off at The Santa Barbara Club, this wedding was a testament to love celebrated in style.


Photo: @alyssarubyphotography
Video: @iheartcreativefilms
Coordinator: @annjohnsonevents
Venues: @belmondelencanto and @thesantabarbaraclub
Florist: @alexisirelandflorals
Dress: @eveofmilady @panachesantabarbara

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