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

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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

April 7 – Washington Wedding Experience
11am-4pm
Dulles Expo Center, 4320 Chantilly Shopping Center, Chantilly, VA
www.weddingexperience.com, info@weddingexperience.com
The Wedding Experience is your opportunity to see all the options up-close and in person. Chat with the area’s most talented and trustworthy wedding professionals while you taste delicious cakes, see beautiful flowers, and find your perfect look in the fashion show. Treat yourself to a signature cocktail, capture the beauty of your engagement ring at the Ring Selfie Station, add your married name to the New Name Wall, and even visit the Flip-Flop Bar to create something fun and comfy to wear as you get ready on the big day. Plus receive extra savings and special offers reserved exclusively for show attendees.
Tickets $15. Receive 50% off when purchased online using promo code GUIDE.

April 7 – The Eastern Shore Bridal Show
1-4pm
Silver Swan Bayside, 412 Congressional Dr, Stevensville, MD
bgroff@inspiredeventsllc.com, 410-739-6943, cheri@shoreupdate.com
The Eastern Shore Bridal Show is headquartered at the exquisite waterfront venue of Silver Swan Bayside in Stevensville, Maryland where attendees can enjoy the beauty of one of the Eastern Shore’s most picturesque settings with over 50 area vendors, a large array of samplings and door prizes and swag. FREE swag bag for first 200 and door prizes.
$10 advance; $15 at door

April 8 – Ocean City Bridal Show at Seacrets
1-4pm
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 14 – To Have to Hold-Historic Rosemont’s Premier Bridal Show
12N-5pm
Historic Rosemont Manor, 16 Rosemont Manor Lane, Berryville VA
540-955-2834, www.rosemont1811.com, communications@rosemont1811.com
More than 50 vendors expected to attend. Attend the grand opening of our new Amish-built barn venue – Historic Rosemont Springs! Tour this grand space with its breathtaking post and beams, stone fireplace and cascading waterfall. Schedule one-on-one appointments with vendors and enter to win exciting prizes.
$10 advance; $15 at door

April 14 – Belmont Manor Open House
1-5pm
Belmont Manor & Historic Park, 6555 Belmont Woods Rd, Elkridge, MD
Questions: Rachel Hall 410-313-0200 or https://www.belmontmanormd.com/
Join us for an open house to tour our beautiful venue. No appointment is necessary but please arrive by 4pm so that you can tour the whole property.

April 18 – Wedding Cocktails Under the Blossoms
6-9pm
Modern Trousseau DC, 1523 Wisconsin Avenue, NW, Washington, DC
www.dcengaged.com
Stop by to learn how to infuse personality into your Wedding Day while crafting your own custom cocktail! Discover how you can pull together a complete look a feel for your wedding through personalized cocktails, music, lighting, and of course the perfect dress!
Admission free; registration requested.

April 18 – American Visionary Art Museum Wedding Happy Hour
5:30-8pm
800 Key Highway, Baltimore, MD
410-244-1900 x228 or mymilestoneevent@outlook.com
Enjoy delicious food and cocktails as you meet some of Baltimore’s BEST special events vendors at this intimate show – now in its 18th year! Connect with a host of caterers, photographers, videographers, wedding planners, DJs, and loads more, all in one of Baltimore’s sweetest places to celebrate.
Free

April 24 – 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 15 – Swan Harbor Farm Spring Open House
4pm
Swan Harbor Farm, 401 Oakington Road ,Havre de Grace, MD
http://www.swanharborfarm.org
Come see beautiful Swan Harbor Farm, the perfect location for your wedding reception or any occasion. Swan Harbor Farm is an ideal site for waterfront weddings and receptions.
Free

May 22 – 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 31-June 2 – Betsy Robinson’s Bridal Collection
1848 Reisterstown Road, Baltimore, MD
410-484-4600
www.robinsonsbridal.com/trunk-shows/
Call or visit web site to make an appointment.

June 2 – Chesapeake Bay Golf Club Bridal Affair
12N-4pm
128 Karen Drive, Rising Sun, MD
www.chesapeakegolf.com/weddings
410-658-4343 or trishp@chesapeakegolf.com
Meet wedding vendors to help you plan for your special day while sampling delicious food.

June 18 – Brides and Grooms Expo
5-8pm
Radisson Hotel Baltimore Downtown-Inner Harbor, 101 W. Fayette St, Baltimore

Baltimore City


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 wedding planning experience less time-consuming, less-stressful and within your budget. Meet the Region’s top wedding professionals, talk specifics, get inspired! Plan your dream wedding in one day. Enjoy our Walkaraound Fashion Show, enjoy delicious food samples, free SWAG, and win great door prizes.

June 19 – 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 30 – Summer Engagement Bridal Expo
1-5pm
Colonial Heritage Club, 6500 Arthur Hills Drive, Williamsburg, VA
757-645-2000
https://www.secure.exposites.com/showbride
The 25,000 sq. ft. clubhouse in the charm of historic Williamsburg’s Colonial Heritage Club and the perfect setting for celebrating your big day! Start your day with two dressing rooms on separate levels and opposite sides of the building. The expansive lawn, the Knoll, provides an ideal setting for an outdoor wedding ceremony.
General admission $10. Bridal party pass for up to 5 guests $25.

July 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.

July 14 – Boozy Bridal Show at Nucci Salon
11am-1pm
Nucci Salon & Spa, 3615 E Joppa Rd, Parkville
Meet vendors from each planning category and ask advice from recently married couples.

August 8 – The Big Fake Wedding Washington D.C.
7-9pm
Stone Tower Winery, 19925 Hogback Mountain Road, Leesburg, Virginia
hello@thebigfakewedding.com

Home


A bridal show alternative in the form of a big, fake wedding. “Wedding guests” are brides and grooms-to-be who enjoy an emotional vow renewal ceremony, cocktail-style dinner, and a dance-party reception while truly experiencing the wedding vendors in action. Tickets include sparkling wine, light bites and a swag bag.
$25. Visit site to receive $10 off tickets.

August 11 – Northern Virginia Brides and Grooms Expo
12N-3:30pm
Westin Tysons Corner, 7801 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA

Northern Virginia Brides and Grooms Expo


This exciting bridal expo will once again be held at the beautiful Westin Tysons Corner.

August 11 – Baltimore Wedding Experience
11am-4pm
Baltimore Waterfront Marriott, 700 Aliceanna Street, Baltimore
http://weddingexperience.com/
Explore all you options for a wonderful wedding event; make informed decisions and have fun while at it. Enter to win valuable prizes, including a honeymoon cruise. See amazing runway fashion shows. Discover new ideas and uncover the latest trends.
$15

August 18 – Belmont Manor Open House
1-5pm
Belmont Manor & Historic Park, 6555 Belmont Woods Rd, Elkridge, MD
Questions: Rachel Hall 410-313-0200 or https://www.belmontmanormd.com/
Join us for an open house to tour our beautiful venue. No appointment is necessary but please arrive by 4pm so that you can tour the whole property.

August 18 – Richmond Wedding Experience
11am-4pm
Greater Richmond Convention Center, 403 North 3rd St, Richmond, VA
www.weddingexperience.com, info@weddingexperience.com
The Wedding Experience is your opportunity to see all the options up-close and in person. Chat with the area’s most talented and trustworthy wedding professionals while you taste delicious cakes, see beautiful flowers, and find your perfect look in the fashion show. Treat yourself to a signature cocktail, capture the beauty of your engagement ring at the Ring Selfie Station, add your married name to the New Name Wall, and even visit the Flip-Flop Bar to create something fun and comfy to wear as you get ready on the big day. Plus receive extra savings and special offers reserved exclusively for show attendees.
Tickets $15. Receive 50% off when purchasing online and using promo code GUIDE.

August 21 – 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 8 – Great Bridal Expo
12N-4pm
Hyatt Regency Baltimore Inner Harbor, 300 Light St, Baltimore, MD

Baltimore, Maryland 9-8-19


For only $40 you can attend the show and bring your fiancé, your parents, your fiancé’s parents, bridesmaids, groomsmen or any combination of these people. Maximum number of guests per bridal party pass is 7. Additional loved ones can be included in the bridal party pass for only $5 each.
$10-$40

September 15 – Great Bridal Expo
12N-4pm
Hilton Alexandria Mark Center, 5000 Seminary Rd, Alexandria, VA

Baltimore, Maryland 9-8-19


For only $40 you can attend the show and bring your fiancé, your parents, your fiancé’s parents, bridesmaids, groomsmen or any combination of these people. Maximum number of guests per bridal party pass is 7. Additional loved ones can be included in the bridal party pass for only $5 each.
$10-$40

September 18 – 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 29 – Peninsula’s Finest Bridal Expo
2-5pm
Holiday Inn Newport News at City Center, 980 Omni Boulevard, Newport News, VA
757-223-2110
https://www.secure.exposites.com/showbride
Offering 11,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space, the newly renovated Holiday Inn Newport News at City Center at holidayinnnewportnews.com is fresh and modern. Also inside, their Burger Theory restaurant features a robust local craft beer selection and alfresco dining the perfect choice. Along with their culinary team to customize a menu to suit your taste, their experienced wedding consultant will guide you to ensure your special day is everything you’ve dreamed it would be!
General admission $10. Bridal party pass for up to 5 guests $25.

October 20 – Baltimore County Brides and Grooms Expo
12N-3:30pm
Red Lion Hotel North Baltimore, 2004 Greenspring Dr, Timonium, MD

Northern Virginia Brides and Grooms Expo


This exciting bridal expo will once again be held at the beautiful Westin Tysons Corner.

October 20 – T Rose International Bridal Show-Baltimore
12N-3pm
Location to be announced
info@trosebridalshows.com or 410-790-8170
Sip mimosas and bring the wedding crew to help you land our awesome wedding professionals at this show. Book the best while your wedding date is still available. Brides and grooms enter to win prizes.
Tickets are free with promo code Wedding/411 or $15 at door

October 23 – 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 25 – Brides and Grooms Expo
6-9pm
Hilton Washington DC North/Gaithersburg, 620 Perry Parkway, Gaithersburg, MD
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 wedding planning experience less time-consuming, less stressful and within your budget. Proceeds go to Caring Communities, a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to improving the lives of children and adults with disabilities.
$5 when you register online

November 2 – Swan Harbor Farm Wedding Expo
12N-3pm
Swan Harbor Farm, 401 Oakington Road, Havre de Grace, MD
www.swanharborfarm.org
410-939-6767 or info@swanharborfarm.org
The perfect location for your wedding, reception or any occasion. With 531 acres, Swan Harbor Farm boasts a long and proud history dating back to the 1700’s. Now widely recognized as the ideal site for waterfront weddings and receptions, the Farm is host to over 100 outdoor events each year. The charming farmhouse, landscaped gardens, tented area, and gazebo overlooking the Bay set the stage for an event like no other.
Free

November 3 – Maryland Bridal & Wedding Expo
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.
Baltimore Convention Center
$10 at door

November 10 – Virginia Bridal & Wedding Expo
12N-5pm
Virginia Beach Convention Center, 1000 19th St, Virginia Beach, Va
www.bridalshowsva.com
Find the perfect gown, DJ, photographer, reception venue, band, honeymoon destination and so much more.
$10 at door.

November 17 – Bridal & Wedding Expo
12N-5pm
Baltimore Convention Center, One West Pratt St, Baltimore, MD
888-433-3976, www.bridalshowsmd.com, info@acsshows.com
The 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 20 – 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 24 – Fall Engagement Bridal Expo
2-5pm
The Founders Inn and Spa, 5641 Indian River Road, Virginia Beach, VA
757-424-5511
https://www.secure.exposites.com/showbride
Discover The Tapestry Collection by Hilton at the The Founders Inn and Spa! Autumn portrays a brilliant mix of orange, burgundy and brown can be seen in the romantic English gardens. Centrally located in Virginia Beach, with a 20-minute drive to the oceanfront or downtown Norfolk. The 240-guest room resort has 18 function rooms and a ballroom with 1,400 guest-capacity to celebrate your perfect setting as newlyweds to begin your life together!
General admission $10. Bridal party pass for up to 5 guests $25.

December 8 – T Rose International Bridal Show – Annapolis – Anne Arundel County
12N-3pm
Location to be announced
info@trosebridalshows.com or 410-790-8170
Sip mimosas and bring the wedding crew to help you land our awesome wedding professionals at this show. Book the best while your wedding date is still available. Brides and grooms enter to win prizes.
Tickets are free with promo code Wedding/411 or $15 at door

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