The Average Wedding Costs Nearly $34,000

February 15, 2019

Looking for that dream wedding? It’s gonna cost ya. The Knot put together it’s 2018 Real Weddings Study and found that the average wedding now costs $33,931.

So what are couples splurging on for their big day? The average wedding dress costs $1,631, compared to just $283 for the groom’s tux.

They’re also spending quite a bit on food ($70 per guest), alcohol ($2,564), flowers ($2,411) and DJ ($1,292).

The biggest expense? The venue, coming in at a whopping $15,439.