Events

Vancouver & B.C. 2014-2015 Wedding Shows

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Sunday, October 5, 2104

Bling Boutique Bridal Show

Rosewood Hotel Georgia

801 West Georgia Street, Vancouver

778-835-1091

blingweddingshow.ca

Envision your wedding day and meet with Vancouver’s top wedding professionals at this elegant fifth annual bridal show. From flowers to favours to photographers, we’ll have it all and more! Tickets include hors d’oeuvres, signature drink, live music, special pampering and our beautiful bridal gift bag.

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Courtenay/Comox Bridal Exhibition

Florence Filberg Centre, Courtenay

bridalexhibition.ca

The show is open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., and tickets are $12 in advance online or at any Thrifty Foods locations, or $15 at the door.

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Fraser Valley Wedding Solutions Bridal Fair

White Album Wedding Chapel

42415 Adams Road, Chilliwack

valleyweddingsolutions.com

Admission is free to this seventh annual wedding fair, featuring a fashion show and thousands of dollars worth of door prizes for registered brides. Open from noon to 4 p.m.

Sunday, October 19, 2014

24th Annual Brock House Wedding Show

Brock House Restaurant (on Jericho Beach, free parking)

3875 Point Grey Road, Vancouver

brockhouseweddingshow.com

Produced by DreamGroup Productions, this is Vancouver’s longest-running boutique wedding show. Come find out why this show is “Unlike Any Other”! Enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres and wine, a glamorous fashion show, a decadent gift bag and meet the city’s best wedding pros!

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Lavish

Penticton Trade & Convention Centre

273 Power Street, Penticton

bridalgradexpo.com

The South Okanagan’s opulent bridal and grad event is back for its second year. Pamper yourself with hair, makeup and nail trials all for under $15, be wowed by a choreographed fashion show and spend the day meeting the gathered exhibitors. The show runs from noon to 5:30 p.m., and tickets are available online for $10 (or $15 at the door).

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Seasons of Love South Asian Wedding Gala

Royal King Palace & Convention Centre

8158 – 128 Street, Surrey

bigphatindianweddings.com

This fourth annual show features a diverse mix of preferred wedding vendors, an interactive stage show of fashion and live entertainment, taste testings and a chance to win the grand prize valued at $30,000. Doors are open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and tickets are $10, or purchase a VIP ticket for $25.

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Crème de la Crème Grand Wedding Showcase

Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver

701 West Georgia Street, Vancouver

inquire@countdownevents.com

cremedelacreme.ca

Elegant, beautiful, lavish, luxe and unabashedly romantic! CountDown Events is proud to present the 10th annual Crème de la Crème Grand Wedding Showcase, Vancouver’s most anticipated luxurious wedding show. One day — a culmination of all your dreams and expectations. When the crème de la crème of Vancouver assemble to present infinite possibilities. Tickets are limited to this exclusive event.

Sunday, November 9, 2014

Kelowna Bridal Extravaganza

Rotary Center for the Arts

421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

bridalandgradexpo.com

From noon to 6:30 p.m., enjoy fashion shows, entertainment and thousands of dollars in door prizes and trips. For tickets, call 250-717-5673 or email lamorebridal@telus.net.

Sunday, November 23, 2014

All Dressed in White Bridal Show

Hard Rock Casino Vancouver

2080 United Boulevard, Coquitlam

adiw.ca

The show runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and brides get free admission by registering in advance. Guest tickets are $20 through ticketmaster.ca or on day of the show.

Sunday, January 4, 2015

My Dream Wedding

Renaissance Vancouver Harbourside Hotel

1133 West Hastings Street, Vancouver

mydreamweddingshow.com

The finest wedding professionals in the Lower Mainland gather under one roof to help you plan the most magical day of your life. Plus, get pampered in the exclusive beauty lounge, enjoy the couture fashion show and visit the bridal gown sample sale room. Show open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday, January 10, 2015

My Dream Wedding

Ramada Plaza & Conference Centre

36035 North Parallel Road, Abbotsford

mydreamweddingshow.com

My Dream Wedding also comes to the Fraser Valley this year! Show open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday, January 10 & 11, 2015

38th Annual Wedding Fair

Westin Bayshore Hotel

1601 Bayshore Drive, Vancouver

weddingfair.ca

Canada’s longest-running and most successful wedding trade show returns for its 38th year with over 150 exhibitors and 170 booths offering inspiration, fresh ideas and reputable industry professionals to help couples plan the weddings of their dreams. To complement the fun and excitement, the annual Fashion Show Extravaganza features gorgeous gowns, bridesmaid dresses and honeymoon lingerie. Plus, over 1,000 prizes and gifts valued at over $250,000 will be given away, including the $100,000 Dream Wedding.

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Okanagan Bridal Expo

Prospera Place

1223 Water Street, Kelowna

okanaganbridalexpo.com

This fourth annual wedding show connects brides with professionals throughout the Okanagan. Doors open at noon, with a fashion show at 3 p.m. and grand prize draw at 4 p.m. Tickets are $10 in advance ($15 at the door).

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Inspirations Wedding Fair

Sechelt First Nations Band Hall

5532 Xweus Avenue, Sechelt

sunshinecoastweddingfair.ca

The Sunshine Coast’s newest bridal event features a fashion show, table décor inspiration, prizes and more. Register online in advance for a chance to win a free two-hour photobooth rental. Admission is free and doors are open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday, Jan. 17 & 18, 2015

It’s My Wedding

Tradex Trade & Exhibition Centre

1190 Cornell Street, Abbotsford

itsmywedding.ca

A unique large-scale wedding show in the Fraser Valley featuring two fashion shows daily and an appearance by Monte Durham of Say Yes to the Dress Atlanta.

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Victoria Bridal Exhibition

Pearkes Recreation Centre, Victoria

bridalexhibition.ca

The show is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and tickets are $12 in advance online or at any Thrifty Foods locations, or $15 at the door.

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Kamloops Bridal Fair

Campus Activity Centre

Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops

tru.ca/kamloopsbridalfair.html

Admission is free to this 15th annual wedding show, including a luxury fashion show. Pre-register by January 9 to guarantee yourself a complimentary gift bag.

Saturday, February 7, 2015

Modern Bride Show

Bay Centre, Victoria

modernbrideshow.com

Admission is free to this event bringing together Vancouver Island vendors and brides-to-be. The show runs from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and includes live entertainment, swag bags, giveaways and a live wedding as the big finale.

Sunday, February 8, 2015

Nanaimo Bridal Exhibition

Beban Park, Nanaimo

bridalexhibition.ca

The show is open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., and tickets are $12 in advance online or at any Thrifty Foods locations, or $15 at the door.

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Toes in the Sand

The Waterfall Building

#205-1540 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver

MarshaSteevesDestinationWeddings.com

B.C. Reg #1787

Vancouver’s annual “Destination Wedding Show,” be dazzled by this tropical and fun-filled showcase produced by Marsha Steeves Destination Weddings B.C. Reg #1787. Learn about the fastest-growing way to wed in picture-perfect destinations and enjoy the opportunity to win some amazing travel prizes. Tickets $35 online. RSVP at toesinthesand.ca

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Dare to Dream Bridal Show

Pan Pacific Hotel, Vancouver

somethingborrowed.ca

Tickets for this fourth annual bridal showcase hosted by Something Borrowed Event Management & Design are $25 each, or $40 for two, and available by calling 604-767-3779, emailing events@somethingborrowed.ca or can be purchased online.

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Just Add Love

Heritage Hall

3102 Main Street, Vancouver

justaddloveshow.com

“Bringing together a variety of small local businesses bundled up into one heartfelt event,” this boutique event features vendors ranging from gown shops to bakers.

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Courtenay/Comox Bridal Exhibition

Florence Filberg Centre, Courtenay

bridalexhibition.ca

The show is open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., and tickets are $12 in advance online or at any Thrifty Foods locations, or $15 at the door.

March 1, 2015

A Wedding Affair

Presented by Imagine That Events

River Rock Casino Resort

8811 River Road, Richmond

aweddingaffair.ca

Over 50 wedding vendors will be in attendance, plus enter to win door prizes and the $10,000 grand prize. Open from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. and admission is free for pre-registered brides.

Monday, March 2, 2015

Fraser Valley Wedding Festival

Cascades Casino Resort

20393 Fraser Highway, Langley

fraservalleyweddingfestival.com

Open from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., this annual bridal event offers a fun girls’ night out, including an interactive fashion show, complimentary bridal tea, chocolate fountain and cake decorating contest, plus live entertainment and plenty of prizes. Admission is free for brides, or $10 at the door for general admission.

Saturday, March 7, 2015
Hush

Terminal City Club

837 West Hastings Street, Vancouver

tcclub.com/weddings.aspx

For the third year, Terminal City Club presents Hush 2015. This wedding soirée features two floors of Vancouver’s finest wedding vendors, bubbles and bites, entertainment and endless inspiration to help future brides and grooms plan their special day. Visit the website for more details.

Thursday, March 12, 2015

The Wedding Show at Newlands

Newlands Golf & Country Club

newlandsgolf.com

Enjoy a fashion show, wedding dance demonstrations, meet with a variety of exhibitors all in one place and enter to win door prizes and the grand prize giveaway. Admission is free and doors open at 5 p.m.

Sunday, April 12, 2015

The Original Bridal Swap

Croatian Cultural Centre

3250 Commercial Drive, Vancouver

bridalswap.ca

Her Something Old is Your Something New! Connecting past brides and brides-to-be in a fun atmosphere to buy and sell gently used wedding items. Wedding dress consignment featuring the hottest designer labels. Chat with wedding pros and win door prizes. Get tickets online.

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Vancouver Wedding & Honeymoon Spring Show

Vancouver Convention Centre East

vancouverweddingshow.ca

This annual show features top wedding and honeymoon professionals showcasing the best in Vancouver’s wedding industry, plus fabulous grand prizes, luxurious dresses, culinary creations, delicious décor and plenty of inspiration.

Sunday, May 3, 2015

All Dressed in White Bridal Show

Hard Rock Casino Vancouver

2080 United Boulevard, Coquitlam

adiw.ca

The show runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and brides get free admission by registering in advance. Guest tickets are $20 through ticketmaster.ca or on day of the show.

Welcome Wagon Showcases

welcomewagon.ca

Sponsored by the local businesses in your community, Welcome Wagon Showcases are opportunities to meet the people behind the companies with gift bags, door prizes and a bridal fashion show. Tickets are free for the bride and her guest. Showcases are held in each community twice a year, spring and fall.

Cinderella Bridal Shows

cinderellabridalshow.ca

Tel: 604-533-5569

Admission is free for everyone! There will be wedding vendors on hand to help you find everything you need for your special day. Cinderella Bridal Shows occur throughout the year for Langley, Fort Langley, Surrey, and Delta. Visit the website for more information on the next show.