Parkersburg, Marietta to host bridal shows
MARIETTA — The annual Marietta Bridal Show will be 1-5 p.m. Sunday at Marietta College’s Dyson Baudo Recreation Center.
Registration begins at 12:30 p.m. and doors open at 1 p.m. A Parade of Fashion will be held at 2 p.m., 3 p.m. and 4 p.m.
Admission is $5 per person. The ticket includes access to all vendor exhibits, food and beverage samples, entertainment from DJs, live musicians and ballroom dance experts and special contests.
There will also be door prize drawings each hour at 2 p.m., 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. and a grand prize drawing after the 4 p.m. fashion parade.
The event offers a chance to meet with some of the top wedding professionals in the Mid-Ohio-Valley, including wedding accessories, beauty supplies, jewelry, musicians, wedding registry, bridal and tuxedo fashions, day spa, cakes and confectionaries, personal wedding websites, photographers, videographers, photo booths, disc jockeys, bands, ceremonial sound rental, reception and wedding sites, sternwheelers, rental and event companies, gifts and favors, florists, wedding planners, formal wear, health and wellness, transportation, travel agencies, caterers, wedding coordinators.
Later this month, the 2018 Great Bridal Event will be 1-5 p.m. Jan. 28 at Elite Sports Center in south Parkersburg.
Organized by Crown Event Rentals, the bridal show will feature over 90 vendors, a style show from Elizabeth Michaels/Hornor & Harrison/Premier Productions at 4 p.m., food and cake samplings, giveaways and other attractions.
Admission is $5 per person with all bride- and groom-to-bes admitted free.