It’s almost time for George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin to become husband and wife! The gorgeous pair arrived in Venice, Italy on Sept. 26, and are gearing up to engage in plenty of fun wedding festivities before they say their “I do’s!”
George Clooney, 53, is almost a married man! Guests have already started to arrive in Venice for the actors wedding to Amal Alamuddin, 36, and plenty of details surrounding their couples big day have been revealed, including the breath-taking venue and who will be officiating the ceremony!
George Clooney Amal Alamuddin Wedding Details — Gorgeous Venue Revealed
George and Amal’s wedding is shaping up to be an extremely star-studded and glamorous event! On Sept. 25, plenty of guest started to arrive, including the future bride and groom who were beaming on their water taxi!
Here is a breakdown of the weekends events!
George & Amal Arrive:
As HollywooLife.com previously reported, George and Amal arrived in “The Floating City” on Sept. 25, along with some very important guests that are definitely in store for a fun-filled weekend. As the LA Times reports, the happy couple along with guests, Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber boarded a water taxi that was fittingly named “Amore.” The four-some headed down Venice’s Grand Canal to the Hotel Cipriani on Venice’s Giudecca Island, where Amal’s family is rumored to be staying.
Us Weekly reports that the rehearsal dinner as well as several other events throughout the weekend will be held at the 79-room, Hotel Cipriani. A source revealed to the site, “Her mom [Baria] is at the hotel already with a host of family members,” the source said. “They seem excited about the festivities. I heard her mom say, ‘I can’t believe it’s actually here!'”
Fox News reports, “The complex includes two 15th century palaces, the Palazzo Vendramin and Palazzetto Nani Barbaro, the lavish Casanova garden, plus views overlooking the Venetian Lagoon, the Doge’s Palace and St. Mark’s Square.”
Bachelor & Bachelorette Bashes:
Before George and Amal become husband and wife they will reportedly each have a final night party! E News reports that Amal will be spending her final night as a single lady in the Aman Canal Grande where she is set to meet up with eight of her closest friends! A source revealed to the site, “Many of her friends from the U.K. and Oxford haven’t seen each other in many years. So there will be lots of catching up to do!”
The source reveals that George will be having a bit of fun of his own! “The Oscar winner will make his way back to Hotel Cipriani, where he’ll meet up with his guy friends for a final evening of unattached fun.”
Several famous faces have already been spotted making their way to the stunning locations! The LA Times revealed that George’s good friend, Matt Damon had been spotted along with his wife, Luciana Barroso! Other famous names include, Ellen Barkin, Anna Wintour, Steve Lukather, John Krasinski and Emily Blunt.
The Reception Location:
Could this wedding be more beautiful? The Daily Mail reports that the gorgeous couple’s recaption location will be at the Aman Canal Grande. The beautiful venue was built-in 1550 and is only accessible by boat! The hotel reportedly has gorgeous views, library with views across the canal and a roof terrace and private gardens.
George and Amal will reportedly have their ceremony on Sept. 27, as well as a civil ceremony on Monday, Sept. 29. Vogue reports that the wedding officiant on Sept. 27, will be the former mayor of Rome, Walter Veltroni.
Amal’s Wedding Dress:
It looks like Amal has taken a page out of Kate Middleton‘s book! The Daily Mail reports that the British beauty will be wearing an Alexander McQueen gown designed by Sarah Burton. The site also reports that back on Sept. 3, Amal was seen leaving the designers studio in London!
What do YOU think, HollywoodLifers? Do you think this will be the most beautiful wedding ever? What do you think Amal’s dress will look like? Let us know your thoughts below!
— Caitlin Beck