Robi Domingo and Maiqui Pineda’s wedding was a celebration filled with Filipino culture and traditions. The couple chose to incorporate elements that showcased their love for their Filipino heritage.
One of the highlights of the wedding was the venue. They decided to have the ceremony and reception at a beautiful beach resort in Batangas, Philippines. The picturesque location provided a stunning backdrop for the festivities.
The couple also opted for a traditional Filipino-themed wedding attire. Robi wore a Barong Tagalog, a traditional formal shirt made of pineapple fibers, while Maiqui donned a Filipiniana-inspired gown. Their outfits were beautifully crafted, showcasing the intricate details of Filipino craftsmanship.
The ceremony itself was a blend of modern and traditional Filipino wedding customs. They included the traditional “pamamanhikan,” where the groom’s family formally asks for the bride’s hand in marriage. The couple also incorporated the “arras” or wedding coins, symbolizing prosperity and unity in their married life.
The reception was a feast of Filipino cuisine, with a variety of dishes that represented different regions of the country. Guests enjoyed classic Filipino favorites such as adobo, lechon, and pancit, among others. The couple also made sure to include traditional Filipino desserts like bibingka and halo-halo.
To entertain their guests, Robi and Maiqui hired a live band that played traditional Filipino music throughout the night. The music added to the festive atmosphere and kept everyone on their feet, dancing to the lively tunes.
Overall, Robi Domingo and Maiqui Pineda’s wedding was a beautiful tribute to their Filipino heritage. From the venue to the attire, customs, and food, every detail was carefully chosen to showcase their love for their culture. It was a celebration filled with love, joy, and the rich traditions of the Philippines.
The guests, as seen on Melai Cantiveros’ Instagram story, were treated to a delightful spread of Filipino delicacies, including biko, hopia, halo-halo, and more—by Bizu Catering.
The wedding was attended by several celebrities, including Darren Espanto, Donny Pangilinan, Melai Cantiveros, Daniel Padilla, Piolo Pascual, Kathryn Bernardo, Gab Valenciano, Enchong Dee, Joshua Garcia, Regine and Ogie Alcasid, and many others.
Photos from, Melai Cantiveros, Darren Espanto, Oscar Brad Recabar, Ogie Alcasid, and Rajo Laurel’s Instagram accounts.