While their wedding took place in November 2020, actress and vlogger Alex Gonzaga only revealed a simple wedding ceremony with Mikee Morada at their Taytay residence, Rizal, in January 2021.
Explaining why they didn’t disclose their marriage to the public right away, Gonzaga said, “It’s because we wanted to celebrate together as a family muna. Alam namin with a pandemic. We just wanted to keep it to ourselves for a little while to celebrate.
Volleyball player Melissa Gohing gave her followers on social media a preview of her military marriage to actor Rocco Nacino in January. In a video clip shared by Gohing, the couple showed glimpses of their pre-ceremony preparation as well as other scenes during the wedding itself which took place on the deck of a ship.
Star Magic artist Miko Raval married longtime girlfriend Kaira Dimatulac in February. The “Viral Scandal” actor traded I do’s with his college girlfriend Dimatulac at a church wedding at Our Lady of Ephesus Chapel, Bella Rose Gardens in Silang, Cavite.
Gwen Zamora and her partner, professional basketball player David John Semerad, were married on February 13 in France. Zamora and Semerad got engaged in May 2019. They have a 1 year old son, Cooper John.
Jessy Mendiola and Luis Manzano revealed in April that they were already married through a 5-minute video posted to her YouTube channel, as well as a post to her Instagram page. The celebrity couple traded ‘I do’ at The Farm in San Benito in Batangas
Empress Schuck married her fiance, Vino Guingona, at Hillcreek Gardens in Tagaytay in March. Schuck and Guingona got engaged on the fifth birthday of their daughter, Athalia, last September.
Sam Pinto and basketball player Anthony Semerad tied the knot in a civil ceremony last March. Pinto said the “very small civil wedding” on March 8 would be followed by a “semi-large wedding”.
Dionne Monsanto married her fiance Ryan Stalder in Switzerland in March. Monsanto announced her retirement from show business in February, saying she will travel to Switzerland to be with Stalder. Monsanto and Stalder started dating in 2018, but have known each other since 2007.
Dion Ignacio married his longtime girlfriend Aileen Sison, with whom he has a child, the couple announced in April. Ignacio and Sison, a former flight attendant and business owner, have a daughter, Dylanne Jailee.
Melissa Ricks married her fiance Michael Macatangay in California in May. Ricks got engaged to Macatangay in August of last year. The two were very emotional during the ceremony itself, especially when taking their vows.
Bianca King married Ralph Wintle in Sydney, the actress revealed on Instagram. King shared a photo of her with Wintle with a short caption – “Married in our living room” – but didn’t say more. Ralph is the brother of Ben Wintle, the husband of actress Iza Calzado.
Actress Ara Mina and businessman Dave Almarinez tied the knot in Baguio City last June. The two exchanged wedding vows in a ceremony at Alphaland Baguio Mountain Lodges, attended by close friends and family. The couple got engaged in January this year.
Marking their 7th anniversary as a couple, former Miss Universe Philippines Rachel Peters and Camarines Sur Migz Villafuerte governor tied the knot in a civil ceremony, the beauty queen shared in July.
Peters revealed the good news through a photo of her in a wedding dress and Villafuerte in a costume as she stood inside the Supreme Court.
Yam Concepcion married her longtime boyfriend Miguel Cuunjieng last July. The couple exchanged “yeses” in an intimate civil ceremony attended by family members and close friends in New York City. In June, Concepcion surprised fans by announcing that she and Cuunjieng were already engaged.
“Simple pero rock. This is how actress Angel Locsin and her husband Neil Arce described their intimate civil wedding ceremony in July that surprised family, friends and fans. The couple shared a preview of the ceremony which took place at Taguig Town Hall and was chaired by Mayor Lino Cayetano.
The couple kept their civil marriage plans secret from their family until the day before the ceremony.
Former actress Juliana Palermo and her American partner Joel Crabtree tied the knot in Cancun, Mexico, in August. Palermo shared photos from the beach wedding, which took place at the Riu Dunamar Hotel on August 27. Palermo, 36, and Crabtree, 39, have been together since mid-2019.
Mark Herras married his fiancee Nicole Donesa, he announced on his Instagram page in September. In their vlog, the couple revealed that they held a civil wedding ceremony on September 8, chaired by the mayor of Quezon City, Joy Belmonte.
The two said they still plan to have a church wedding where more people can join in and celebrate their love for each other.
Actor JC de Vera and his wife Rikkah Cruz exchanged marriage vows again in September, this time at church, three years after their first civil ceremony. De Vera and Cruz, who have 3-year-old daughter Lana Athena, had planned to get married in church in 2020. The date, however, has been moved due to COVID-19 restrictions.
After a postponement due to the COVID-19 pandemic, actress Kris Bernal finally married her longtime partner Perry Choi in a church wedding last September. The couple broadcast the event live on Bernal’s YouTube channel, displaying the church filled with sunflowers.
The actress was scheduled to marry Choi on June 5 but was canceled due to a spike in coronavirus cases in the country.
Former “Pinoy Big Brother” roommate and Hashtags member Nikko Natividad married his girlfriend Cielo Eusebio in Nasugbu, Batangas in October. Among those in attendance were Zeus Collins, Ronnie Alonte, Wilbert Ross, Jimboy Martin, Kid Yambao and McCoy de Leon, other members of Natividad’s Hashtags.
Tristan Ramirez, one of the members of BoybandPH, married his fiancée IA dela Cruz in October. The two exchanged vows at an Iglesia ni Cristo church in Cubao, Quezon City.
Actress Carla Abellena and her longtime boyfriend, actor Tom Rodriguez, are now married. The actress looked radiant in her wedding dress as she walked down the aisle, according to photos uploaded by Pat Dy. Abellana and Rodriguez announced their engagement last March, though the actor asked the question in October last year.
Actor Josh Colet and former MYX VJ Dani Mortel are now husband and wife, they announced in October. On Instagram, Colet shared photos from their wedding ceremony, including one that shows him planting a kiss on Mortal’s shoulder. Colet and Mortel, who got engaged in July, have been in a relationship for more than two years.
Actor Derek Ramsay and Ellen Adarna tied the knot at a luxury hill station in Bataan last November. Ramsay and Adarna exchanged ‘yes’ at Rancho Bernardo Luxury Villas in Bagac, Bataan.
Adarna was a gorgeous bride in her elaborate white wedding dress designed by Marc Rancy, while Ramsay looked debonair in her Bianca Cordero suit.
After being in a relationship for seven years, a new chapter begins for Jennylyn Mercado and Dennis Trillo as they finally tied the knot in November. Mercado and Trillo took to Instagram to share some snaps from their intimate wedding, where the actress wore a Vania Romoff wedding suit while the actor looked dapper in his white Edwin Tan suit.
Actress Ritz Azul was a beaming bride as she finally walked down the aisle of Baguio City. Azul married her non-showbiz boyfriend Allan Guy after being engaged for over a year. Guy is her first and last boyfriend.
They exchanged vows a second time, this time at the beach, in a ceremony on December 11 in Palawan.
Former child star Trina Legaspi, better known as Hopia during the “Goin ‘Bulilit” era, married her fiancé Ryan Jarina in November. Liza Soberano and Michelle Vito, who both served as bridesmaids, were present at the wedding ceremony.