Survey: Average wedding bill in 2012 was $28K

March 11, 2013 8:54:11 AM PDT
A new survey finds brides and grooms are spending more money to get married these days compared to the start of the economic downturn.

According to wedding site, the average price of a wedding reached a new high last year with couples spending more than $28,000 for the big day.

In San Francisco couples spend an average of $35,000. Santa Barbara was the most expensive spot in California at $42,000. Manhattan took the top spot in the nation -- a wedding there averages nearly $77,000.