Wedding Events


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

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February 23 (3 day event) – Sottero Midgley Trunk Show
Bridals by Elena, 331 Gambrills Rd, Suite #5, Gambrills, MD
Call to schedule your appointment to try on Sottero Midgley gowns, one of today’s most popular designers.

February 23-25 – Martina Liana Bridal Trunk Show
Betsy Robinson’s Bridal Collection, 1848 Reisterstown Road, Baltimore, MD or 410-484-4600
See web site for hours.

February 24 – Bubbly Soiree 2018
Hosted by Travelworks International, LLC
Be More Inspired Wedding Studio, 24 South Main Street, Bel Air MD
Come celebrate your engagement at a cocktail party in your honor. Mix and mingle with the creative partners while sipping some bubbly, enjoying delicious bites, dancing along with the DJ, and so much more.
VIP Experience $35; general admission $20

February 18 – Sheraton Baltimore North Spring Wedding Showcase
Sheraton Baltimore North, 903 Dulaney Valley Road
Let us help you learn about the latest trends in wedding fashion, décor and catering to make your wedding a beautiful occasion.

February 18 – 2018 Alexandria Wedding Showcase
The Westin Alexandria, 400 Courthouse Square, Alexandria, VA
Couples planning to tie the knot in the D.C. region are invited to take the hassle out of wedding planning as they discover Alexandria’s historic charm, stunning waterside views and wide selection of world-class vendors, all in one place.
$20; $15 each for 2 tickets; $25 at door

February 25 – The Wedding Premiere
The Hotel at the University of Maryland, 7777 Baltimore Avenue, College Park
301-888-5162 or
Join us at the new hotel at the University of Maryland for the wedding premiere co=hosted by SugarBakers Cakes. 1-4pm w/VIP entrance at noon.
$8; $12 VIP ticket

February 25 – Elegant & Intimate Bridal Showcase
DoubleTree Hotel Largo, 9100 Basil Court, Upper Marlboro, MD or 301-773-0700

February 25 – Holly Hills Country Club Bridal Show
Holly Hills Country Club, 5502 Mussetter Road, Ijamsville, MD
301-694-8322 x 101 or
Vendors will be offering show specials for attendees, which could save brides hundreds! Prize raffles including: Complimentary Room Rental at Holly Hills, $50 Gift Certificate from MADE Makeup, Photo Frames from A Personal Touch Photography & more.
Free. Pre-registration recommended.

March 1 – Wedding Open House
Spirit of Baltimore, 561 Light Street, Baltimore
Spirit Cruises-Baltimore Inner Harbor. Join us for our dockside wedding showcase and discover everything Spirit of Baltimore has to offer for your big day. Dockside 5-7pm. Cruise 7-7:30pm

March 4 – “Our Big Day” Wedding Expo
12N-3:30pm or
Delta Hotels by Marriott Baltimore-Hunt Valley, 245 Shawan Rd, Hunt Valley, MD
Everything for your wedding… all in one place. This event will feature an amazing selection of wedding professions ready to help you find the perfect gown, reception venue, invitations, photographer, music, menu and much more. Tons of games, prizes and giveaways.
General admission advance $8; general admission at door $10

March 4 – Wedding Open House in College Park
Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center, College Park
301-405-9756 or
Our picture-perfect details include marble floors, fireplace, grand staircase, stained-glass Maryland flag ocular and our lush Moxley Gardens with crystalline fountain.
$10 each couple or guests; $15 after 1/31/2018

March 4 – An Evening of Bridal Luxury by Modern Luxury Weddings Washington
District Winery, 385 Water St, SE, Washington, DC
Join us for an evening of bridal gowns, elegant jewels, delectable sweets, culinary creations, event decor inspiration and luxury gift bags featuring the best of the Washington wedding industry- exclusively for the brides to be.
Bride/groom tickets $45 include VIP access and gift bag. Additional guest tickets $25.

March 11 – Wedding Expo Maryland: Carroll
Presented by Elite Tents and Events
Martin’s Westminister, Westminister, MD
443-609-4167 or
This year’s features include: wedding professionals, marketplace for shopping, sit-in furniture you can rent for your wedding, cash bar, grand prized of $500 (only engaged persons eligible).
$7 advance; $10 at door

March 11 – Once Upon a Time Events Bridal Fantasy Frederick
Clarion Inn, 5400 Holiday Drive, Frederick
240-440-9134 or
Meet the area’s well known professionals as you start planning. Enjoy delicious bites, decadent sweets and save room for cocktails.
$5 general admission; $10 VIP admission w/bride t-shirt

March 11 – 2941 Restaurant Spring Wedding Showcase
2941 Restaurant, 2941 Fairview Park Drive, Falls Church, VA
The wedding event of your dreams is waiting for you at 2941 Restaurant. Don’t miss this opportunity to talk to some expert vendors and experience the splendor that 2941 Restaurant has to offer.

March 11 – Weddings in Loudoun Open House
Loudoun County, 112 South Street, Leesburg, VA
Whether you are starting to plan your dream wedding or just looking for those last little details, the Weddings in Loudoun Open House is just for you. The Open House is free, county-wide and self-guided, letting you choose which wedding venue(s) to visit. While at each stop, meet with service professionals such as caterers, photographers, florists and more. The Open House allows you to choose your stops and set the pace as you explore Loudoun’s beautiful countryside. As an added bonus, venues and vendors will be offering prizes at each stop!
Free; registration is requested.

March 18 – Bridal Fantasy Maryland 2018
Once Upon a Time Events, Hager Hall, 901 Dual Highway, Hagerstown, MD or
We can’t wait to charm you into our 3rd Annual Bridal Fantasy. Meet the best wedding professions in the area. Taste all the savory bites and sweeten your tooth all the while planning your dream wedding in this amazing grand ballroom.
Free if purchased in advance; $10 at door

March 18 – Fenwick Inn Bridal Show
OC 360 at Fenwidk Inn, 13801 Coastal Highway, Ocean City, MD
Grand prizes of Hawaiian getaway and a wedding gown priced at $1,000.

March 23 (3 day event) – Maggie Sottero Trunk Show
Bridals by Elena, 331 Gambrills Rd, Suite #5, Gambrills, MD
Call to schedule your appointment to try on Sottero Midgley gowns, one of today’s most popular designers.

March 25 – Champagne & Skylines Wedding Event
Eagle’s Next Country Club, 12801 Stone Hill Rd, Phoenix, MD
410-593-3829 or
Come out and see our newly renovated ballroom while meeting some wonderful Maryland wedding vendors. Enjoy a complementary glass of champagne and sampling some of our chef’s amazing hors d’ouvers.
Free to Brides

March 25 – From the French Quarter-A Wedding Theme Showcase
Rolling Road Golf Club, 814 Hilltop Road, Catonsville, MD
We have relationships with some of Baltimore’s best wedding professionals that will allow us to accommodate the most intimate wedding experience or a huge wedding extravaganza. Experience love Mardi Gras style.
Early brid tickets $10 thru Feb 1; $15 thru 3/24; $20 at the door

March 25 – Eastern Shore Bridal Show
Silver Swan Bayside, 412 Congressional Drive, Stevensville or 410-739-6943 or 443-262-1143
Tastings from over 10 of the area’s top bridal venues. Samples, swags and giveaways. 50+ vendors and bridal fashion. Vignettes with bridal ideas and directions to inspire. Door prizes for brides and their guests.
$15 advance; $20 at door.

March 29 – American Visionary Art Museum Wedding Happy Hour
American Visionary Arts Museum, 800 Key Highway, Baltimore
410-244-1900 x 228
Enjoy delicious food and cocktails as you meet some of Baltimore’s BEST wedding vendors at this intimate show – now in its 17th year! Connect with a host of Caterers, Photographers, Videographers, Wedding Planners, DJs, and loads more, all in one of Baltimore’s sweetest places to tie the knot. For more information and to pre-register, please contact our Facility Rentals Coordinator Michele Coziahr at (410) 244-1900 x228 or

April 8 – Rox Beach Weddings
Seacrets, 117 49th Street, Ocean City, MD
410-289-7699 or
Meet the beach’s top wedding vendors in a tropical bayside setting. Enjoy free appetizer and dessert samples, vibrant entertainment, dance demos and bride and groom wear display.

April 8 – Bridal Fantasy Gaithersburg
Hilton Washington DC North/Gaithersburg, 620 Perry Parkway, Gaithersburg
240-440-9134 or
Meet the area’s well-known professionals as you start your planning. Enjoy delicious bites, decadent sweets and save room for the cocktail. Stick around to see the hottest and latest wedding gowns.
$5 general admission w/pre-registration; $10 at door; VIP ticket $10 w/bride shirt

April 15 – Historic Oakland Wedding & Events Showcase
Historic Oakland, 5430 Vantage Point Road, Columbia
410-730-4801, or
With over 60 vendors, we are a one-stop shop for all of your party needs. From caterers, bakeries and photographers, to bartenders, limo services and officiants.
Advance $5; at door $10. Pre-registration recommended.

April 18 – 2018 Weddings & Events Showcase
Hosted by: Historic Oakland
Historic Oakland, 5430 Vantage Point Rd, Columbia, MD
Come meet with over 50 vendors and sample some of the best food in town.

April 22 – Wedding Open House at Mountain Memories at ThorpeWood
12805A Mink Farm Rd, Thurmont, MD
Join us for a wedding open house and visit with vendors to help plan your wedding day.

April 22 – The Ultimate Bridal Showcase
JoyCo Group, Inc., Prince George’s Sports & Learning Complex, 8001 Sheriff Road, Hyattsville, MD
240-360-1849 or
An exclusive luxury showcase of premier wedding vendors that exceed the normal expectations of any bride-to-be. All vendors are hand-selected with the highest standards in mind.

April 22 – Bridal Open House
Vandiver Inn, 301 South Union Avenue, Havre de Grace, MD
Tour our facility and view available lodging. Enjoy appetizers, meet with vendors, meet with our event managers.

April 27-29 – Francesca’s Bridal Enzoani Event
Francesca’s Bridal, 2360 W Joppa Rd, Lutherville, MD
To learn more about trunk show promotions and to make your appointment, please contact Francesca’s Bridal at 410-372-3184.

Apr 28,29 – Style to the Aisle Fashion Weekend
The Assembly Room, 316 Guildford Ave, Baltimore
Ready to experience the buzz and excitement of NY Bridal Fashion Week? Let your dreams run wild during STAFW showcasing elite designers, couture fashion and unique, one-of-a-kind bridal style. Explore an expansive collection of exquisite bridal designs, pop-up shops and fashion talks. We invite you and your guests to grace the white carpet for this intentionally exclusive event.

May 16 – Swan Harbor Farm Spring Open House
Swan Harbor Farm, 401 Oakington Rd, Havre de Grace, MD
410-939-6767 or
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.

May 16 – The Big Fake Wedding Baltimore 2018
Main Street Ballroom, 8307 Main St, Ellicott City
This event will showcase vendors’ skills through a real vow renewal. You can expect a ceremony, food and a dance-party reception, along with a chance to meet the participating vendors.
Ticket price includes light bites, a signature drink & a swag bag.

May 20 – The WOW Wedding Expo
The Highlands at Germantown Conference & Banquet Center, 20260 Goldenrod Lane, Germantown
240-750-6868 or
Come enjoy a day of amazing vendors, gifts and sample great food. Raffle for grand prize to win a honeymoon to Jamaica.
$5 online or $10 at door. Guys get in free. Ages under 5 get in free.

June 14 – Brides and Grooms Expo
Radisson Hotel Baltimore Downtown, Inner Harpor

Welcome to Brides and Grooms Expo!

The most original and exciting bridal show and wedding expo in Baltimore, Maryland. If you are engaged, or are planning a wedding or other social event, then DON’T MISS THIS EVENT! We will have every facet of your event covered, making your planning experience less time consuming, less stressful and within your budget. And best of all, you’ll sample food and drinks, win door prizes and fabulous swag.
Tickets are just $5 when you register online.

June 23 – ReWed: A Wedding Resale Event
Milestone Marketplace, Courthouse Community Center, 29 Stafford Avenue, Stafford, VA
703-328-5610 or
One day event for couples to buy/sell gently used wedding decorations and wedding dresses. 75+ vendors. Get great deals and stay within your wedding budget.
Free admission; registration required.

August 19 – Baltimore Wedding Experience
Baltimore Waterfront Marriott, 700 Aliceanna Street, Baltimore
You can explore all of your options, make informed decisions and have fun while you do it. See amazing runway fashion shows. Discover new ideas and uncover the latest trends. Chat with local wedding professionals… and so much more.
Visit web site for discounted ticket coupon.

September 9 – Brides and Brews
The Gardens at Bethlehem Farms, 99 Slicers Mill Road, Rising Sun, MD
We will have an open house and bridal show. At 2pm, there will be a hair and gown show. There is a man-cave area for grooms to relax, play games, sample cigars and beer. Come see our newly renovated barn.

September 9 – Annual Annapolis Bridal Show
The Byzantium Event Center, 27747 Riva Road, Annapolis or 410-666-1294
Come see over 40 of Annapolis’s premier wedding professionals from photographers, videographers, florists, limos and much more. Taste gourmet food samples from some of the best caterers in Maryland.

September 17 – Wedding Salon Washington, D.C. Bridal Showcase
The Wedding Salon, Liaison Capital Hill, 415 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC
212-631-7777 or
Tie up your loose ends before you tie the knot. Enjoy cocktails and cake tastings, bridal fashion previews, makeovers, luxury swag bags and more.
Register with code HCTG for complimentary tickets (regularly $55)

October 7 – Once Upon a Time Events Quinceanera Expo Laurel
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, 15101 Sweitzer Lane, Laurel, MD or 240-440-9134

October 21 – T-Rose International Bridal Show-Baltimore Metro Area
Baltimore Metro Area
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.

November 4 – Bridal Fantasy Arlington
Crowne Plaza National Airport/Crystal City, 1480 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA 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

December 9 – T-Rose International Bridal Show-Annapolis Metro Area
Annapolis Metro Area
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.