Getting married and looking for some wedding planning help? Wedding and Bridal Shows are a great resource to check out all kinds of vendors in one place. The Washington DC area has several consumer wedding shows throughout the year that provide information on everything for the wedding, home and honeymoon, including a bridal fashion shows with the latest in bridal gowns and men’s formalwear.
January and September. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Place NW Washington, DC and Patriot Center, George Mason University, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax, VA. See everything you need to plan an extraordinary wedding. The bridal show includes exhibits of bridal fashions, invitations, photographers, ceremony sites, music, wedding cakes, decorations, honeymoon travel and much more. Many exhibitors will offer demonstrations, samples and money-saving show specials.
Great Bridal Expo
January and September. Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Ave NW Washington DC. Visit hundreds of local and national exhibitors at one place. The event is sponsored by thousands of local companies in the Washington, DC area and nationally by After Hours, Sandals, J.C. Penney Gift Registry, David’s Bridal, Things Remembered, Pfaltzgraff, Max Factor, Bridal Guide Magazine, Mens Wearhouse, Macy’s, Noritake, Cuisinart, T-Fal, and Volvo.
Capital Bridal Affair
March. Mayflower Hotel, 1127 Connecticut Ave, NW Washington DC. Meet the area’s premier wedding vendors, ask questions, watch a fashion show and participate in contests. Exhibitors specialize in wedding planning, lighting, photography, wedding attire, entertainment, videography and more.
DMV Wedding Showcase
April. Hilton Old Town Alexandria, Alexandria, VA. This event has been designed with an intimate setting to give you a one on one - on the spot consultation with professional wedding vendors.
Bridal Showcase at Kentlands Mansion
October. Kentlands Mansion 320 Kent Square Rd., Gaithersburg, MD. Meet one-on-one with a variety of wedding vendors, including caterers, photographers, event planners, musicians, makeup artists, hotel representatives and more.