Planning a wedding? Wedding Expos coming up …
Attending a Wedding Exhibition, Fair or Show is a great way to meet many local wedding suppliers, all under one roof. Brides it’s your time to shine, so those of you who are planning your up and coming wedding should take note of the following bridal shows taking place …
Canal Walk Bridal Faire in Century City, Cape Town
If you’re in Cape Town from 26-28 February 2010 make your way to Century City for the Canal Walk Bridal Fair. Here you will find ideas to inspire you on your special day. You can also bring your hubby to be as he can spend his time deciding on where to take you on honeymoon. With the 2010 show being the 9th show at Canal Walk this definitely says something! This is a one stop shop as you will be able to find everything from your dream wedding gown, to the perfect suit for your hubby to be, your ideal venue (be it big or small). Find your something new with gorgeous accessories, the photographer or videographer to capture every special moment or the makeup and hair stylist who can make your fantasy turn to reality.
With displays throughout the centre you can find all you are looking for while doing your other shopping. Entrance to the fair is free so you are able to browse and the show is open from 09h00 to 21h00. Don’t forget to enter the “win your gown” competition where you can stand the chance to win one of 5 original designer gowns from either Ilse Roux, Graham T Brown Couture, Mayers, Amelia Brides and Le Grande valued at over R10, 00 each. For more information telephone Cheryl Wade Events on +27 (0)21 914-2852
Cape Gate Wedding Expo in Brackenfell, Cape Town
From 4-7 March – Get ready to be lavished with Extravagant Eye Candy ranging from elegant Bridal gowns to exquisite jewellery and bursts of floral displays,make-up artists,hairstylists, photographers , videographers and much more. How about being serenaded with harmonious sounds all to create the Fairytale Wedding of your Dreams?
There will also be a Bridal Show on the 7th of March where you can view the most amazing Bridal garments. Three lucky engaged couples stand a chance to win prizes up to R50 000. Competition Forms will be made available in February 2010 at the CapeGate Shopping Centre with all details. So come and be part of this Amazing Bridal Extravaganza. For more info contact Natasha on +27 (0)78 700-6815.
NWJ Bridal Show in Durban
The NWJ Bridal Show, in Durban, KwaZulu Natal takes place from 5-7 March at the Durban Exhibition Centre. Come and get expert advice from the leaders in the industry. This year there will be wedding workshops, a designer showcase which features South African Couture, high end fashions shows and so much more. Looking for something to for your wedding night, then make sure you attend the Wonderbra lingerie show. Your wedding is a big day and sometimes extremely daunting, so if you are in need of advice or some inspirational ideas to make you wedding day everything you have hoped and dreamed for then the NWJ Bridal Show is the one for you.
Needing some ideas for your perfect gown, then make your way to the catwalk on Friday 5 March at 19h30, Saturday 6 March at 11h00 and 15h00 or Sunday 7 March at 11h00 and 14h00 to see the latest gowns. Damon Beard and his team from Man International will be entertaining the crowds prior to each show, so get their early!
If your hubby-to-be is not that keen on spending the day with more wedding details, remind him that there is a groom’s room, where he can chill out and relax and even catch the game on TV. With a R5000 spot prize daily as well as the chance to win your dream wedding to the value of R120 000 there is no excuse not to be there. Doors open from 5pm-9pm on Friday, March 5, on Saturday, March 6 from 9am-5pm and on Sunday, March 7 from 9am-4pm. Tickets are available at the door at a nominal fee of R50 per person. For more information about one of the country’s favourite bridal shows, call 031-312 7567 during office hours.
For a full list of Wedding Expos cioming up in 2010 throughout South Africa see: Wedding Exhibitions & Shows