Some of the Duggars made the trek from Arkansas to San Diego, California to attend Bringing Up Bates star Lawson Bates’ wedding. Which members of the family have arrived in San Diego and are ready for the big event? Scroll down to see the photos they’ve shared so far and get all of the wedding details.
Lawson is marrying actress Tiffany Espensen on Thursday, May 12. He popped the question in the fall of 2021 and introduced her to fans in February of 2021.
Now, the couple is preparing to begin their lives together as husband and wife.
If you are a fan of the Bates and the Duggars, you may know that many of the kids are friends with one another. Carlin Bates Stewart and Joy-Anna Duggar Forsyth have been besties since they were young. And they still make time to see each other today.
Several of the men from each family are involved in the Medic Corps, which is a non-profit that pitches in to help with disaster recovery. Nathan and Lawson Bates work alongside John-David Duggar, Austin Forsyth, and others.
The Duggars arrive in San Diego to attend Lawson Bates’ wedding.
On social media, the Duggars have begun dropping hints about who was able to make it out to San Diego for the wedding.
Whitney Bates, Lawson’s sister-in-law, shared a couple of photos as she met up with Abbie Duggar, John-David’s wife. Whitney’s daughter, Khloé, and Abbie’s daughter, Gracie, are just a few months apart. So, the two-year-olds were excited to hang out together.
Jason Duggar posted a photo of the water in La Jolla Cove on his Instagram stories.
On Reddit, one Bringing Up Bates fan confirmed that they saw Jim Bob hanging out with Lawson’s family. Jim Bob, Jana, and James also appeared in a selfie with another friend. James shared this on his Instagram stories.
So far, it looks like James, Jason, Jana, Jim Bob, John-David, Abbie, and Gracie are there. But more family members might be, too, and just haven’t been photographed.
As the families post more photos from the wedding, we may find out who else was present. Already, it looks like a good number of Duggars made the trip to celebrate with Lawson and Tiffany.
So, who else do you think might be making an appearance at Lawson Bates’ wedding? Do you think many more family members will end up attending? Tell us what you think in the comments section below. And come back to TV Shows Ace for more news about both the Bates and the Duggars.