Tarek El Moussa And Heather Rae Young were preparing for their wedding in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, when they suddenly switched 13 weeks before their wedding, The two felt uneasy about having their ceremony there, even though they had booked the venue and were about to choose the menu for their big day.
In the upcoming HGTV special, Tarek and Heather the Big I Do Young admitted to El Moussa that she was “emphasizing about Mexico.” Apart from your busy schedule Trying to Plan a Destination WeddingThe engaged couple started having serious discussions about how the out-of-town location would affect their families, especially during a pandemic.
“I’m also worried about my family flying there because our father is older,” she said in a preview copy obtained by the Shenknose from her fiancée.
El Moussa agreed, “I talked to my dad about it, he’s not very happy about it – but it’s a big decision to switch places because we’ve been working on Mexico for months.”
They debated back and forth about whether to move the venue so close to their wedding date and risk losing their deposit, but ultimately, it was the right move. Young confidently shares, “I know it’s crazy to change now, but our friends and family are an important part of making this day special. And I’d be so sad if they can’t all be there with us, It doesn’t feel right to start a new life without everyone around.” So they came to a face-to-face conclusion that Cabo was out and Santa Barbara, California was in for their wedding.
Their October 23 ceremony went off without a hitch Show off old Hollywood glamor with a luxurious oceanfront location – and they were able to have the wedding of their dreams while keeping their parents safe. Fans can see all the madness behind the scenes Tarek and Heather the Big I Do Available to stream on Thursday, December 16 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on HGTV, and on Discovery+.
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