Real Wedding - Melissa & Alex

Real Weddings

Real Wedding - Melissa & Alex

Gina Scanlon

Melissa and Alex Bowman were married at Marbella Country Club on Saturday, February 25, 2017 in a beautiful outdoor ceremony, followed by an indoor reception. They were accompanied by 104 of their closest family and friends!

Where They Met

Melissa: Alex’s sister set us up on a blind date. I knew her from my Barre gym class.

How He Proposed

Melissa: He proposed on the 4th of July at Lake Mission Viejo. He asked as soon as the fireworks went off. Truly magical! It was a great day overall filled with beer pong, BBQ, and pool time.

Why Marbella Country Club?

Melissa: The grounds are beautiful, and we wanted to get married locally since we are both natives to the area.

Highlights of the Ceremony

Melissa: The view, and the setup of the flowers were so green!

Highlights of the Reception

Melissa: I loved the amount of space we had. The food was amazing, and the Events Director was the best!

Vendor Love

  • Venue: Marbella Country Club
  • Flowers: Jenny B Floral Designs
  • Photographer: Brett Hickman Photographers 
  • Video: Plug Films 
  • DJ/Lighting: Visions Entertainment 
  • Rentals: BEL Event Productions 
  • Cake: It's All About the Cake 
  • Photo Booth: Snapp Photo Booth Rentals 
  • Hair & Makeup: Dolled Up OC