The National Wedding Show is the ultimate destination for planning and inspiration, so grab your partner or your bride tribe to enjoy a fun-filled day out
Browsing online to create a mood board is a great way to get a sense of what you like, but what if you could actually try on that gorgeous designer bridal gown or have a taste of that delicious-looking wedding cake? The National Wedding Show offers couples the chance to buy, book and hire everything they need for their big day. There are hundreds of wedding specialists on hand, including boutiques, There’s much to be enjoyed beyond planning, too. Get ÁRULVWV YHQXHV DQG VWDWLRQHU\ \RXU PDNH XS GRQH KDYH D JODVV RI À]] DQG PDNH D GD\ \ out of it with afternoon tea after you’ve explored the show. Here are six National Wedding Show highlights you shouldn’t miss...
Walk the walk Spot the latest fashion trends at the National Wedding Show’s iconic catwalk. The highly anticipated shows take place four times a day, and showcase fabulous
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glamorous looks are complete with hair, accessories and make-up, and you might even pick up some tips on how to master that walk down the aisle.
In the lap of luxury A VIP ticket is a great way to make your National Wedding Show experience extra glamorous. Plus, it means you can skip the crowds at the door and guarantees you a seat at the catwalk. You’ll also receive a
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a complimentary pink G&T courtesy of Manchester Gin, and the latest issue of Confetti magazine. Make a toast If you need a break from all the wedding planning, want to compare notes on the exhibitors you’ve seen,
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Champagne Bar is just the place. Located at the heart of the show, it offers a wide range of refreshments and plenty of room to sit back and relax.
Be inspired Visit the Inspiration Lab to get some hands-on DIY wedding experience. There are workshops on everything
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headdress to calligraphy, and the skills learned will be so useful for all things wedding-related – including hen parties and honeymoons.
Have your cake The Inspired Bakes gallery is a showcase of stunning wedding cakes made by talented bakers from all over the UK. Previous themes have included Provence Dreams, Great Gatsby Glam, Fairytale Chic and Midsummer Night’s Dream, featuring breathtaking sweet creations that have captivated visitors’ imaginations.
It’s all in the details Regardless of your wedding theme, the key to make it come together lies in the details. Things like invitations, orders of service, table plans and thank you cards can really bring a theme to life, and there are so many stationery styles to discover at the National Wedding Show.