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

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April 3-5 – Trunk Show
Call for appointment
Francesca’s Bridal, 2360 W. Joppa Road, Suite 108, Lutherville, MD
410-372-3184
www.enzoani,com/en/stores/francescas-bridal

April 5 – Ocean City Bridal Show
1-3:30pm
Seacrets, 117 49th St, Ocean City
410-289-7699
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 demonstrations, Bridal Fashion Expo and Men’s Formal wear display by Sandals’s Bridal. Feeling adventurous? Seacrets Beach Cocktails are available for purchase! Vendors will be giving away Wedding Services and Gifts, including a Free Caribbean Cruise for Two, courtesy of Beach Wedding Officiant, Sean Rox.

April 5 – The 8th Annual Big Philly Bridal Show and Expo
12N-4pm
Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, 1201 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA
https://www.bridalevent.com/events-1/the-8th-annual-big-philly-bridal-show-and-expo
Come enjoy this hand crafted showcase and simplify your wedding planning! Your ticket to a flawless wedding includes more than 50 wedding experts, live show w/latest wedding fashions and formalwear, and so much more.
$5 in advance; $10 at the door.

April 5 – Baltimore Wedding Experience
11am-4pm
UMBC Event Center, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD
www.baltimoreweddingexperience.com
You Read and Research and Like and Share and Tag and Pin, but now what? There’s nothing like experiencing it all in person. 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. Taste delicious cakes. See beautiful flowers. Experience it live and up close. Explore all of your options and make informed decisions.
$15

April 5 – Weddings & Event Showcase at Historic Oakland
1-4pm
Historic Oakland, 5430 Vantage Point Road, Columbia, MD
Info: 410-730-4744 or info@historic-oakland.com
www.historic-oakland.com
Congratulations to all the brides and grooms beginning their journey of planning their wedding and anyone else celebrating a milestone event. This annual 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.
$5 advance; $10 at door

April 8 – The Cloisters Open House
5-8pm
The Cloisters, 10440 Falls Road, Lutherville, MD
Info: swilson@promotionandarts.com
http://www.cloisterscastle.com/about/history?page=history
Please join us for our open house. Visit with wonderful vendors to help plan your wedding day.

April 19 – The 9th Annual “I Do!” Delaware Bridal Show and Expo
12N-4pm
Christiana Hilton, 100 Continental Drive, Newark, DE
www.bridalevent.com
Your Secret Weapon for a Fabulous and Memorable Wedding! Engage with a curated collection of the very best wedding experts and influencers. Eat, drink and be inspired as you explore rooms full of fun and amazing wedding displays. Stay for the live show as we unveil the latest bridal fashions & formalwear, & dish out highly coveted door prizes! More than $5000 worth! Plus catch a bouquet of helpful planning tips, tricks and advice to make your dream wedding into a reality. Lots of personal attention to every bride and her entourage at this one!
$5; $10 at door

April 19 – The Main Line Luxury Bridal Event
12N-4pm
Appleford Estate, 770 Mt. Moro Road, Villanova, PA
https://www.bridalevent.com/events-1/the-main-line-luxury-bridal-event
Come enjoy this hand crafted showcase and simplify your wedding planning! Your ticket to a flawless wedding includes more than 50 wedding experts, live show w/latest wedding fashions and formalwear, and so much more.
$5 in advance; $10 at the door.

April 19 - Maryland Bridal Wedding & Expo
12N-5pm
Baltimore Convention Center, One West Pratt Street, Baltimore
888-433-3976 or info@acsshows.com
www.bridalshowsmd.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.
$10 at door

April 19 – Washington Wedding Experience
11am-4pm
Showcase Events/Wedding Experience, Dulles Expo Center, 4320 Chantilly Shopping Center, Chantilly, Virginia
031-WEDDING or info@wedding experience.com
www.weddingexperience.com
You Read and Research and Like and Share and Tag and Pin, but now what? There’s nothing like experiencing it all in person. 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. Taste delicious cakes. See beautiful flowers. Experience it live and up close. Explore all of your options and make informed decisions.
$15. 50% off when you purchase online & use promo code GUIDE.

April 26 – The Bucks County Spring Bridal Show
12N-4pm
Aldie Mansion, 85 Old Dublin Pike, Doylestown, PA
https://www.bridalevent.com/events-1/the-bucks-county-spring-bridal-show
Come enjoy this hand crafted showcase and simplify your wedding planning! Your ticket to a flawless wedding includes more than 50 wedding experts, live show w/latest wedding fashions and formalwear, and so much more.
$5 in advance; $10 at the door.

April 26 – The A Bridal Show-Metro DC’s Bridal Expo
1-4pm
AC Hotel by Marriott Washington DC Downtown, 1112 19th Street, NW, Washington, DC
703-303-1781 or cs@theapulse.com
www.facebook.com/theabridalshow
Enjoy Fashion and meet some of the best wedding vendors metro DC has to offer all under one roof. Sample wedding cakes & dessert; savor top of the line cuisines; win Honeymoon Giveaway to Bahamas or choice of 4 other destinations and so much more.
$15. 4 tickets-20% off. 6 tickets-33% off.

April 26 – Bethesda LGBTQ Wedding Expo
12:30-3:30pm
The Bethesda Hotel, 8120 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD
802-948-9646 or events@rainbowweddingnetwork.com
www.rainbowweddingnetwork.com
Hosted by Rainbow Wedding Network.Photographers, officiants, venues, jewelers, invitation companies, caterers, bakers, DJ’s, musicians, travel professionals and more will be available for you to meet and to check out their services.
Free

May 13 – The Cloisters Open House
5-8pm
The Cloisters, 10440 Falls Road, Lutherville, MD
Info: swilson@promotionandarts.com
http://www.cloisterscastle.com/about/history?page=history
Please join us for our open house. Visit with wonderful vendors to help plan your wedding day.

May 17 – 8th Annual Eastern Shore Bridal Show
1-4pm
Kent Island Yacht Club, 117 Yacht Club Drive, Chester, MD 21619
www.shorebridalupdate.com
The Eastern Shore has become a sought after destination for brides and grooms, and the Eastern Shore Bridal Show is the ideal way to explore our local wedding services and experience our treasured venues. Scheduled for Saturday, March 21, 2020 from 1:00 – 4:00 pm, the 8th annual Eastern Shore Bridal Show is headquartered at the picturesque Kent Island Yacht Club, Chester, Maryland. 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 expansive views of the Chesapeake Bay, and to win door prizes.
$15 advance, $20 at door

May 17 – International Bridal Show
12N-3pm
Richmond Metro Area
www.trosebridalshows.com/bridal-shows
Take part in the opportunity to register for fabulous door prizes that include the grand prize of a Honeymoon give-away. Discover how to plan your wedding with the Philadelphia Metro area wedding professionals.
$15 in person, $10 online

May 19 – Swan Harbor Farm Spring Open House
4-7pm
Swan Harbor Farm, 401 Oakington Road, Havre de Grace, MD
410-939-6767 or info@swanharborfarm.org
www.swanharborfarm.org
Come see beautiful Swan Harbor Farm, the perfect location for your wedding, reception or any occasion. With 531 acres, Swan Harbor Farm is widely recognized as the ideal site for waterfront weddings and receptions. The charming farmhouse, landscaped gardens, tented area, and gazebo overlooking the Bay set the stage for an event like no other. You are invited to attend as if you are a guest at one of our weddings.
Free.

May 31 – Wedding Open House & Car Cruise
1-4pm
The Gardens at Bethlehem Farms, 99 Slicers Mill Road, Rising Sun, MD
info@thegardensatbf.com
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wedding-open-house-car-cruise-tickets-90851283635?aff=efbeventtix&fbclid=IwAR3Q9jB7ZP__hkqEVXkpqX2cbkHo42oxIG3Tpu_bzxtP0CWug-vnn2F6JRQ
Visit us to taste samples from several area caterers and bakeries, view
arrangements created by local florists, meet with some talented bartenders and enjoy some complimentary samples of wine/beer, witness the work of a highly recommended DJ, view artwork by Photographers/Videographers, have an opportunity to meet a few spectacular officiants, personalize your wedding with a special surprise from a hawk to a burro and so much more! While the ladies are busy planning we will have a car show on the lawn for the men to enjoy!
$5

June 10 – The Cloisters Open House
5-8pm
The Cloisters, 10440 Falls Road, Lutherville, MD
Info: swilson@promotionandarts.com
http://www.cloisterscastle.com/about/history?page=history
Please join us for our open house. Visit with wonderful vendors to help plan your wedding day.

June 13 – Black Love “Wedding Expo” 2020
12N-4pm
Best Western Plus Hotel & Conference Center, 5625 O’Donnell Street, Baltimore, MD
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/black-love-wedding-expo-2020-tickets-93073915587?aff=ebdssbdestsearch
Meet face to face with the best wedding professionals in the business: wedding planners, travel agents, disc jockeys, caterers, venue owners, photographers & videographers, and much more. Enjoy a stunning bridal fashion show, giveaways, prizes, band performances and amazing DJ’s. Sample some of the best catering options while you explore aisle-after-aisle of exciting and informative exhibits.
Free

June 13 – 2nd Annual ZME Bridal Expo
12N-4pm
3498 Fort Meade Road, Laurel, MD
240-801-5515 or bridalexpo116@gmail.com
Zachimaxevents.org
Come join us. Take a look at all the local businesses we have in your neck of the woods, from travel agents to events planners. From hair and makeup to photobooths. From caterers to cake vendors. Special awards to one lucky bride.
$20-$120

June 28 – Brides and Grooms Expo
12N-3pm
Legacy Hall, 6680 Sykesville Road, Sykesville, MD
www.bridesandgroomsexpo.com/carroll-county-md
Plan your dream wedding in one day. Enjoy our fashion show, delicious food samples, free SWAG, and win great door prizes. Proceeds at the door will go to Caring Communities, a non-profit charitable organization.
$5

July 8 – The Cloisters Open House
5-8pm
The Cloisters, 10440 Falls Road, Lutherville, MD
Info: swilson@promotionandarts.com
http://www.cloisterscastle.com/about/history?page=history
Please join us for our open house. Visit with wonderful vendors to help plan your wedding day.

July 19 – International Bridal Show
12N-3pm
DC Metro Area
www.trosebridalshows.com/bridal-shows
Take part in the opportunity to register for fabulous door prizes that include the grand prize of a Honeymoon give-away. Discover how to plan your wedding with the Philadelphia Metro area wedding professionals.
$15 in person, $10 online

August 16 – Baltimore Wedding Experience
11am-4pm
UMBC Event Center, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD
www.baltimoreweddingexperience.com
You Read and Research and Like and Share and Tag and Pin, but now what? There’s nothing like experiencing it all in person. 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. Taste delicious cakes. See beautiful flowers. Experience it live and up close. Explore all of your options and make informed decisions.
$15

August 20 – The Big Fake Wedding
7-9pm
International Spy Museum, 700 L’Enfant Plaza, SW, Washington, D.C.
www/thebigfakewedding.com
A bridal alternative in the form of a big fake wedding. Wedding guests are brides- and grooms-to-be who enjoy an emotional vow renewal ceremony, a tasty cocktail-style dinner, and a dance-party reception.
General $27, Door Price $30, Swag Bag $15

August 23 – International Bridal Show
12N-3pm
Crystal City, Arlington, VA
www.trosebridalshows.com/bridal-shows
Take part in the opportunity to register for fabulous door prizes that include the grand prize of a Honeymoon give-away. Discover how to plan your wedding with the Philadelphia Metro area wedding professionals.
$25 in person, $20 online

August 23 – Richmond Wedding Experience
11am-4pm
Greater Richmond Convention Center, 403 North 3rd Street, Richmond, Virginia
301-WEDDING or info@weddingexperience.com
www.weddingexperience.com
You Read and Research and Like and Share and Tag and Pin, but now what? There’s nothing like experiencing it all in person. 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. Taste delicious cakes. See beautiful flowers. Experience it live and up close. Explore all of your options and make informed decisions.
$15. 50% off when you purchase online & use promo code GUIDE.

August 29 – How to Choose the Perfect Photographers for Your Wedding
11am-12:30pm
Owen Brown Interfaith Center, Conference Suite 150, 7246 Cradlerock Way, Columbia, MC
https://www.eventbrite.com/o/kristie-leigh-photography-llc-29354292687
This event is designed to help future brides and grooms learn more about wedding photography so you can choose the perfect photographer for your wedding! Learn about the different styles of photography. Receive helpful tips for dressing for your engagement shoot. Learn the 10 BEST questions to ask wedding photographers before signing your contract. Every guest who attends this event will receive a coupon for $100 off their wedding photography package when booking with Kristie Leigh Photography, LLC.
Free

September 9 – The Cloisters Open House
5-8pm
The Cloisters, 10440 Falls Road, Lutherville, MD
Info: swilson@promotionandarts.com
http://www.cloisterscastle.com/about/history?page=history
Please join us for our open house. Visit with wonderful vendors to help plan your wedding day.

September 20 – T Rose International Bridal Show
12N-3pm
Philadelphia, PA
www.trosebridalshows.com/bridal-shows/
Take part in the opportunity to register for fabulous door prizes that include the grand prize of a Honeymoon give-away. Discover how to plan your wedding with the Newark Metro Area Wedding Professionals.
$10 on line; $15 at door

October 14 – The Cloisters Open House
5-8pm
The Cloisters, 10440 Falls Road, Lutherville, MD
Info: swilson@promotionandarts.com
http://www.cloisterscastle.com/about/history?page=history
Please join us for our open house. Visit with wonderful vendors to help plan your wedding day.

October 18 – Virginia Bridal & Wedding Expo
12:30-5pm
American Consumer Shows, Richmond Raceway Complex, 600 East Laburnum Avenue, Richmond, VA
888-433-3976 or info@acsshows.com
www.bridalshowsva-rr.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! Don’t miss the bridal fashion shows and live DJ demos, plus tons of prizes and giveaways. Visit our website for showcase dates and times. We’ll see you at the show!
Free passes online; $10 at door

October 25 – International Bridal Show
12N-3pm
Baltimore, MD
www.trosebridalshows.com/bridal-shows
Take part in the opportunity to register for fabulous door prizes that include the grand prize of a Honeymoon give-away. Discover how to plan your wedding with the Philadelphia Metro area wedding professionals.
$15 in person, $10 online

October 25 – The Fall Eastern Shore Bridal Show
1-4pm
Prospect Bay Country Club, 311A Prospect Bay Drive W, Grasonville, MD
410-827-6950
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 which is 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. Advance tickets $10/Tickets at the door are $15.

November 4 – The Cloisters Open House
5-8pm
The Cloisters, 10440 Falls Road, Lutherville, MD
Info: swilson@promotionandarts.com
http://www.cloisterscastle.com/about/history?page=history
Please join us for our open house. Visit with wonderful vendors to help plan your wedding day.

November 8 – Virginia Bridal & Wedding Expo
12:30-5pm
Virginia Beach Convention Center, 1000 19th Street, Virginia Beach, VA
888-433-3976 or 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! Don’t miss the bridal fashion shows and live DJ demos, plus tons of prizes and giveaways. Visit our website for showcase dates and times. We’ll see you at the show!
Free passes online; $10 at door

November 15 – International Bridal Show
12N-3pm
Laurel-Columbia, MD
www.trosebridalshows.com/bridal-shows
Take part in the opportunity to register for fabulous door prizes that include the grand prize of a Honeymoon give-away. Discover how to plan your wedding with the Philadelphia Metro area wedding professionals.
$15 in person, $10 online

November 15 – Washington Bridal & Wedding Expo
12N-5pm
The Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Place, NW, Washington, DC
888-560-3976 or info@acsshows.com
www.bridalshowsdc.com
The Bridal & Wedding Expo 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! Don’t miss the bridal fashion shows and live DJ demos, plus tons of prizes and giveaways.
Free passes now or $10 at door

December 9 – The Cloisters Open House
5-8pm
The Cloisters, 10440 Falls Road, Lutherville, MD
Info: swilson@promotionandarts.com
http://www.cloisterscastle.com/about/history?page=history
Please join us for our open house. Visit with wonderful vendors to help plan your wedding day.

December 13 – International Bridal Show
12N-3pm
Annapolis, MD
www.trosebridalshows.com/bridal-shows
Take part in the opportunity to register for fabulous door prizes that include the grand prize of a Honeymoon give-away. Discover how to plan your wedding with the Philadelphia Metro area wedding professionals.
$15 in person, $10 online

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