You went from single now you're here. Welcome to the top of the wedding world.
Ready to rock your first bridal show, let's go. One of the first things many new brides to be do is find out when the next bridal show is. Most bridal shows happen annually or bi-annually, so covering your bridal season is never a problem. A bridal show is a wedding industry main event, it's like fashion week for the wedding world. Choosing what bridal show to go to is all about preference.
Why go to the bridal shows to begin with?
Going to a bridal show is where most busy brides go, it's a relief from the stress of searching out a lot of the vendors in your area. It allows you a quick one on one the vendors instead of making a thousand phone calls. On top of creating a situation where you can make an educated decision in more of a time effect manner, gathering all the information you can, to sort through and connect with at a later date if necessary.
How to prepare yourself for the show?
Have your pre-printed address labels ready, it will make filling out all those gift registry forms much easier.
Bring your appointment book or planner just encase you schedule any consultations
Create a checklist of services that you need and create a game plan
Eat a small meal before you go, so you don't fill up on catering and cake samples
What to expect while at the show?
Going to a bridal show should be a "make a whole day of it" moment in your bridal planning. These things can't be rushed take your time and make sure you indulge in the full experience. Just imagine rows and rows of vendors, a bridal fashion show, food tasting, accessories to try on and more. While it may seem overwhelming, it shouldn't be at all. If you go in with a plan, plan to have fun. Bring a friend and a great pair of shoes.
Upcoming Bridal Shows
I DO! Wedding Soiree Oct 5, 2016
The Houston Museum of Fine Arts
Great Bridal Expo Oct 15, 2016
Hyatt Regency Houston
1200 Louisiana Street
Dream Wedding Bridal Show Sept 11, 2016
Sugarland Skeeters Constellation Field
One Stadium Drive
Feb 26, 2017
Marriott Hotel and Convention Center
1601 Lake Robbins
Bridal Extravaganza Jan 7-8, 2017
George R Brown Convention Center
1001 Avenida de Las Americas
Let me know what your favorite bridal show is and why?