Friday, January 5, 2018

Why you should attend a bridal show?

As a new year unfolds, so do new wedding trends and ideas. It's no secret, most of us love social media. But the opportunity to meet and mingle among today's top wedding vendors all under one roof, in your area, is not something that you find in an app!  Below, we have compiled the top 5 reasons to attend a bridal show when planning your dream wedding.

1. Professional Vendors
Meet professionals that could be a great fit for your day! This is an opportunity to see professionals in a pressure situation and how they handle themselves. It is nice to have a sit down prior to signing a contract but knowing how they handle a big event might give you insight to how they could perform on your big day. Meeting vendors at a show allows you to see their personalities and if they can see the vision you have been dreaming. A bridal show setting is the perfect place to start your research on possible vendors that will give life to your wedding.

2. Save money
Who doesn't love the opportunity to save money? Most vendors offer bridal show specials that can be money off their services or additional services for free. Some vendors will even follow up via email with other specials or deals. Whether you are interested in a specific vendor or shopping for a certain service, it never hurts to ask if they have a show special.

3. Expert Advice
Who better to learn from than experts! While making your way around the show, this is a great time to ask questions from industry experts. Before leaving a show, take a minute to look over your list of needed services and then use this opportunity to go back to vendor booths to get more details.

4. Prizes
A chance to win prizes, that's right someone is going to win, why not you? Don't miss the chances that are available at shows to sign up for giveaways. Whether it's a service that is a must have or optional fun that you might not have had in your budget, winning is always a great feeling.

5. Trends
There's no better place to learn about the latest wedding trends than at a bridal show. You will see some on display and are sure to hear about it through the event professionals. This is an opportunity to build on ideas that you may already have for your big day. Whether it's colors, decor, fashion or entertainment, you are sure to find upcoming trends.

There is so much to learn and enjoy at a bridal show. Yes, it is great to experience with your bridal party, parents and partner. Whether you are celebrating your recent engagement or making final preparations for your big day, there is always something for you at a bridal show.