Saturday, January 12 to Sunday, January 13, 2013; 5 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: Spectacular Event Center, 395 Griffin Road, Bangor , Maine
BANGOR, Maine — The 22nd annual Bangor Bridal Show will take place 5-8 p.m. Saturday Jan. 12, and 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, at the Spectacular Event Center, 395 Griffin Road. A $10 admission at the door will grant two-day access to the show, featuring local and national wedding vendors including designers, boutiques, photographers, planners, reception venues and caterers.
“Lovers Night” is 5-8 p.m. Saturday. Couples may buy one ticket and get one free.
Sunday will feature a question and answer session with Amber Small of Sweetest Thing Weddings, Floral Design and Events. The session will cover everything a bride should know before planning a Maine wedding. A runway fashion show featuring Henry’s Bridal Boutique and hair and make-up by L Factor will take place at 3 p.m.
Attendees at the Bangor Bridal Show will have the opportunity to win door prizes, as well as one of four grand prizes, including a pair of wedding bands from JVL Jewelry; a five-day Carnival Cruise; an adventure getaway; and two tickets, a VIP parking pass and day access to the Platinum Insiders Club for the show at Waterfront Concerts.
The first 100 couples through the door will receive a goody bag that includes a one-year subscription to Bride Magazine, a 2013 issue of Real Maine Weddings Magazine, an eco-friendly bag and oven mitt from Royal Prestige and Dinner 4 Two. Attendees will have the opportunity to enter the 2013 Real Maine Wedding of the Year contest to compete for a dream wedding valued at up to $100,000.
Other Maine Wedding Association Bridal Shows are scheduled for Jan. 20 in Augusta, March 3 in Auburn and March 24 in Freeport.
For information on the event and upcoming shows, visit www.maineweddingassociation.com.