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Upcoming Bridal Shows and Events for You & Your Wedding Party to Enjoy

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September 30 – Great Bridal Expo
12N-4pm
Hilton Alexandria Mark Center, 5000 Seminary Road, Alexandria, VA
800-422-3976, 222.greatbridalexpo.com or info@greatbridalexpo.com
Meet the national and local businesses you need, face-to-face, that can make your wedding dreams come true. Attend a receive a $200 gift card, chances for 2 free wedding bands and fantastic prizes.
Use code HCTGFTEX for 2 free tickets

October 7 – Once Upon a Time Events Quinceanera Expo Laurel
1-4pm
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, 15101 Sweitzer Lane, Laurel, MD
www.onceuponatime.events or 240-440-9134

October 26-28 – Watters & WToo Bridal & Bridesmaid Trunk Show
Betsy Robinson’s Bridal Collection, 1848 Reisterstown Rd, Baltimore
410-484-4600
www.robinsonsbridal.com/trunk-shows/
Trunk Shows originated centuries ago. European Couture designers sent their latest collections around the world in classic wooden clothing trunks to preferred retailers and private clients. This lasting tradition continues today with modern touches. Brides are able to see a wider selection of designers’ latest styles, many of which have not been photographed or advertised. Often times the designer, or their entrusted representative, is in attendance to help brides achieve the gown of their dreams. Trunk Show incentives are usually offered during these events. Trunk Shows are an amazing experience!

October 21 – T-Rose International Bridal Show-Baltimore Metro Area
12N-3pm
Baltimore Metro Area
www.trosebridalshows.com
Join us for food, fashion, fun and fabulous door prizes. Enjoy live entertainment, samples, register for fabulous door prizes, grand prizes and discover how to plan your wedding. Don’t miss this once-a-year international bridal show.
Free when you use codeword wedding wire at online registration.

October 21 – Sheraton Baltimore North Fall Wedding Showcase
1-4pm
Sheraton Baltimore North Venue, 903 Dulaney Valley Rd, Towson, MD
443-921-2318
https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/bwins-sheraton-baltimore-north-hotel/
Join us for our annual fall wedding showcase experience. See inspirations for décor, design and more. Enjoy a fashion show. Meet over 50 of Maryland’s wedding professionals. Enter to win great prizes including a grand getaway.
Free

October 25 – Montgomery County Brides & Grooms Expo
6-9pm
Hilton Washington DC, 620 Perry Parkway, Gaithersburg, MD
www.bridesandgroomsexpo.com
If you are engaged and planning a wedding or other social event, then don’t miss this event. We will have every facet of your event covered, making your wedding planning experience less time-consuming, less stressful and within your budget.
$5

October 28 – The Fall Eastern Shore Bridal Show
1-4pm
Prospect Bay Country Club, 311A Prospect Bay Drive W, Grasonville, MD
www.shorebridalupdate.com
The Eastern Shore has become a sought after destination for brides, and the Eastern Shore Bridal Show is the ideal way to explore our local wedding services and experience our treasured venues. The fall Eastern Shore Bridal Show is headquartered at the picturesque, Prospect Bay Country Club, located near Kent Narrows. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet over 40 area vendors, enjoy an array of samplings, receive a free swag bag (for the first 200), enjoy the beautiful views of Prospect Bay and have a chance to win door prizes.
Complimentary parking. Adv tickets $10; at door $15.

Oct 28 – Love Bella Bridal Expo
12N-3pm
Harrington Raceway & Casino
Info: Katie 302-566-6530
https://casino.harringtonraceway.com/entertainment-lounges/special-events/love-bella-bridal-expo?utm_campaign=PremierBride&utm_medium=referral&utm_source=premierbridemaryland.com
Hair & beauty. Fashion show. Cakes & catering. Jewelry & fasion. Travel & entertainment. Door prizes. Swag bags. Photography.
Individual tickets $10, Bridal Pass (up to 6 people) $40

November 2-4 – Enzoani Trunk Show
Betsy Robinson’s Bridal Collection, 1848 Reisterstown Rd, Baltimore
410-484-4600
www.robinsonsbridal.com/trunk-shows/
Trunk Shows originated centuries ago. European Couture designers sent their latest collections around the world in classic wooden clothing trunks to preferred retailers and private clients. This lasting tradition continues today with modern touches. Brides are able to see a wider selection of designers’ latest styles, many of which have not been photographed or advertised. Often times the designer, or their entrusted representative, is in attendance to help brides achieve the gown of their dreams. Trunk Show incentives are usually offered during these events. Trunk Shows are an amazing experience!

November 3 – Swan Harbor Farm Spring Open House
12N-3pm
Swan Harbor Farm, 401 Oakington Rd, Havre de Grace, MD
410-939-6767 or info@swanharborfarm.org.
The perfect location for your wedding, reception or any occasion. The charming farmhouse, landscaped gardens, tented area and gazebo overlooking the Bay set the stage for an event like no other.
Free.

November 4 – Bridal Fantasy Arlington
12N-4pm
Crowne Plaza National Airport/Crystal City, 1480 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA
www.onceuponatime.events or 240-440-9134
Come spend the day at our 2nd Annual Bridal Fantasy, Arlington and meet the area’s finest professionals to help plan your day.
General admission $5 w/pre-registration; $10 at door; VIP tickets $10

November 4 – Maryland Bridal & Wedding Expo
12N-5pm
Baltimore Convention Center
www.bridalshowsmd.com or info@acsshows.com
Featuring an amazing selection of wedding professionals ready to help you find the perfect gown, reception venue, invitations, photographer, music, menu, honeymoon destination and much more.
Register online for FREE admission; $10 at door

November 4,11 – Virginia Bridal & Wedding Expo
12N-5pm
Virginia Beach Convention Center, 1000 19th St, Virginia Beach, VA
888-433-3976, info@acsshows.com, www.bridalshowsva.com
Our event features an amazing selection of wedding professionals ready to help you find the perfect gown, reception venue, invitations, photographer, music, menu, honeymoon destination and much more.
Register online for free admission; $10 at door

November 16-18 – Eve of Milady Trunk Show
Betsy Robinson’s Bridal Collection, 1848 Reisterstown Rd, Baltimore
410-484-4600
www.robinsonsbridal.com/trunk-shows/
Trunk Shows originated centuries ago. European Couture designers sent their latest collections around the world in classic wooden clothing trunks to preferred retailers and private clients. This lasting tradition continues today with modern touches. Brides are able to see a wider selection of designers’ latest styles, many of which have not been photographed or advertised. Often times the designer, or their entrusted representative, is in attendance to help brides achieve the gown of their dreams. Trunk Show incentives are usually offered during these events. Trunk Shows are an amazing experience!

November 18 – Southern Maryland Wedding & Party Expo
12N-3pm
www.ccmba.org
Calvert County Fairgrounds, 140 Calvert Fair Dr, Prince Frederick
Door prizes and giveaways. Vendors include: caterers, photo booth, travel agency, transportation, photographers, much more.
Free

December 9 – T-Rose International Bridal Show-Annapolis Metro Area
12N-3pm
Annapolis Metro Area
www.trosebridalshows.com
Join us for food, fashion, fun and fabulous door prizes. Enjoy live entertainment, samples, register for fabulous door prizes, grand prizes and discover how to plan your wedding. Don’t miss this once-a-year international bridal show.
Free when you use code word wedding wire at online registration.

January 4-5 – Maryland Wedding Expo at Timonium
January 4 – 5:30-9pm; January 5 – 11am-3pm
Timonium Fairgrounds, Timonium, MD
www.marylandwpa.com
The only unique show in the Baltimore area. It is exciting, diverse and complete. Everything a bride needs to plan a Hollywood wedding or an intimate affair. Our vendors are simply the area’s best, with the latest trendy ideas and traditional values.
$13 online; $15 at door

January 6 – Richmond Wedding Experience
11am-4pm
Greater Richmond Convention Center, 403 N 3rd St, Richmond
http://www.weddingexperience.com/
Breathtaking fashion show. All of your options in one place. Deals you won’t find online. Wedding inspiration gallery. Flip-flop bar. Ring selfie station. New name wall.
All day admission (11am-4pm) $15; Admission 1-4pm $10

January 6 – Great Bridal Expo
12N
Hyatt Regency Baltimore Inner Harbor
https://www.greatbridalexpo.com
A great bridal expo like no other… fun, exciting, hands-on way to get great information to help you plan for your wedding, honeymoon and home. Every couple gets a FREE bridal bag, dozens of fabulous prizes and a chance to enter a SuperSweepstakes.
$10

January 8 – Baltimore Museum of Industry Wedding Open House
5:30-8pm
Baltimore Museum of Industry, 1415 Key Highway, Baltimore
www.thebmi.org
Are you getting married or planning an event? Are you looking for the perfect location or caterer? We’ll have a wide variety of vendors and services on hand to make your special day a success.
Free

January 12 – 1840’s Plaza Wedding Open House
5-8pm
1840’s Plaza Venue, 29 Front Street, Baltimore
410-358-1840 or www.1840sballroom.com
Join us for an evening full of music, food, drinks, specialty vendors and more.
FREE but registration required

January 13 – Embassy Suites Baltimore-North/Hunt Valley Wedding Expo
12N-3pm
Embassy Suites Baltimore-North/Hunt Valley, 213 International Circle, Hunt Valley, MD
410-527-4780 or Danielle.dubner@hilton.com
You’re invited to our eighth annual wedding show. Spend one-on-one time with the area’s best and award winning wedding professionals to help you plan your wedding or complete the final touches for your special day.
Complimentary admission for brides; Guests-$7 adv, $10 at door

January 19 – Bells on Main-A Town of Bel Air Wedding Marketplace
10am-4pm
Bel Air Armory, 37 North Main St, Bel Air, MD
Email Chandra Krantz at bellsonmain@belairmd.org
https://www.belairmd.org/493/bel-air-armory
Are you planning a wedding next year? Would you like the convenience of shopping for everything in one place? Meet representatives from three venues in the Town of Bel Air; Rockfield Manor, The Liriodendron Mansion, The Bel Air Armory. Advance ticket sales & more info to come.

January 20 – The Elegance in Bridal Show
12N-4pm
Heavenly Haven Productions, The Omni Hotel Charlottesville, 212 Ridge McIntire Rd, Charlottesville, VA
804-675-2900 or info@heavenlyhavenproductions.com
http://www.eleganceinbridalshow.com
Save time and energy by meeting all your potential vendors in one day. Visit with exhibitors, receive free magazines, enjoy a fun fashion show. Taste food and cake samples, win prizes and receive fantastic door prizes.
General admission $15 at door or $10 online. VIP tickets $95 for 2 (1 bride & 1 guest) or $55 for 1.

January 27 – The Elite Wedding Show-Frederick
12N-3pm
Clarion Inn Frederick Event Center, 5400 Holiday Dr, Frederick, MD
www.elitetentsandevents.com
Meet with wedding professionals such as DJ’s, photographers and more. Bring some cash to shop onsite. Jewelry, clothes exhibitors and more will be present with items to sell on the spot.
$7-$10

January 27 – The Great Room at Historic Savage Mill Wedding Show
1-4pm
The Great Room at Historic Savage Mill, 8600 Foundry St, Savage, MD
301-725-4220 or www.puttingontheritz.com
You will not want to miss this very special event. Vendors from every wedding profession and service will be present. There will be a bridal fashion show courtesy of “Cherie Amour” and much more. There will be door prizes during the event and a grand prize giveaway.
$5 advance; $10 at door

January 27 – Love Story Bridal Expo
2-5pm
Kiln Creek Golf Club & Resort, 1003 Brick Kiln Blvd, Newport News, VA
787-874-2600, info@showbride.com, www.showbride.com
Celebrating your big day is crucial in your love story. There simply isn’t a better place in the region to host a wedding or special event. You don’t have to be a member to enjoy the outstanding amenities and ambiance that they have to offer.
Tickets $10-$25

February 2-3 – Baltimore Wedding Experience
February 2 – 5-9pm; February 3 – 11am-4pm
Baltimore Convention Center, 1 West Pratt St, Baltimore, MD
www.weddingexperience.com
Visit the wedding experience and let us surprise you with what you can discover in a single day. Find your perfect look in our runway fashion show. Discover new ideas and uncover the latest trends. Chat with local wedding professionals and receive practical advice.
$15-$20

February 3 – Holiday Inn Solomon’s 31st Annual Wedding Show
12N-3pm
Holiday Inn Solomons Conference Center & Marina, 155 Holiday Dr, Solomons, MD
To register: 410-326-6311 ext. 2170 or sales@hisolomons.com
Door prizes from all of the vendors and Holiday Inn Solomon’s will be giving away complete wedding for 75 people, valued at $12,000.
Free

February 17 – The Big Day Bridal Show-Fredericksburg
11am-4pm
Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center, 2371 Carl D Silver Parkway, Fredericksburg, VA
540-548-5555, www.bigdaybridalshow.com or dkerper@bmg1.com
$12 in advance, $10 at door

February 22 – Turf Valley’s 39th Annual Wedding Extravaganza
5:30-9pm
Turf Valley Venue, 2700 Turf Valley Rd, Ellicott City, MD
410-465-1500 or info_sales@turfvalley.com
Join us for a brilliant evening brimming with delicious hors d’oeuvres, complimentary wine and beer selections, an exciting bridal runway fashion show and over 80 wedding service exhibitions prepared to assist you with every facet of your wedding.
$30/$40 at door. Wedding Workshops: $25/person

March 3 – The Elite Wedding Expo-Carroll
12N-3pm
Martin’s Westminster, 505 Jermor Lane, Westminster, MD
www.elitetentsandevents.com
Meet with wedding professionals such as DJ’s, photographers and more. Bring some cash to shop onsite. Jewelry, clothes exhibitors and more will be present with items to sell on the spot.
$7-$10

March 3 – The Bridal Experience
1-4pm
Kamran Center, 15316 Barnesville Rd, Boyds, MD
mybridalexperience@gmail.com or www.gotobridalexpo.com
The Bridal Experience will be held at Montgomery County’s newest venue. At our expo, expect DC’s best wedding and event professionals all in one place, designed to make your life easier.
$5

March 31 – Spring Madness Bridal Expo
2-5pm
Showbride, Chesapeake Conference Center, 700 Conference Center Dr, Chesapeake, VA
757-382-2500, info@showbride.com, http://showbride.com
Come find out why people choose the Chesapeake Conference Center for their wedding ceremony, reception and rehearsal dinner. There is help for yu with every detail from planning your ceremony to choosing your menu and incorporating yur theme into the perfect setting.
$10-$25

April 7 – Ocean City Bridal Show at Seacrets
1-3:30pm
117 49th St, Ocean City, MD
410-289-7699 or www.roxbeachweddings.com/ocean_city_bridal_show
Meet the beach’s top wedding vendors in a tropical bayside setting. Enjoy free appetizer and dessert samples, vibrant entertainment, dance demos, Bridal Fashion Expo and Men’s Formal wear display.
$10

April 7 – 2019 Weddings & Events Showcase by Historic Oakland
1-4pm
Historic Oakland, LaTasha Fisher, 5430 Vantage Point Road, Columbia, MD
410-730-4801, www.historic-oakland.com or info@historic-oakland.com
Our annual wedding and events showcase is a great opportunity to tour Historic Oakland and meet some of Maryland’s finest event professionals who can help create the celebration of your dreams. Over 5 vendors fill the manor and tented patio. Come enjoy the delicious gourmet food and cake tastings, live entertainment.
$10

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