A successful marriage, like tiger training, requires clear communication, positive reinforcement, and at least one pair of bite-proof gloves. Gather nuptial necessities with today’s Groupon: for $24, you get a VIP ticket to the Bridal Expo on Sunday, September 18th (a $49 value). VIP admission to the Bridal Expo takes place from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Stampede Park's BMO Centre. The ticket includes:
- One full-day admission
- Red carpet VIP entrance from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
- VIP ticket to the 3:30 p.m. fashion show.
- Swag bag sponsored by Bridal Expo (an additional $300 value)
- Exclusive admission to the VIP lounge
- Access to merchandise by more than 120 wedding specialists
Bridal Expo's wedding specialists usher nuptial shoppers through a wonderland of fashions, cake designers, photographers and other wedding specialists from more than 120 exhibitors. VIP guests can step along the red carpet toward the private entrance before browsing various trade show displays, all the while eschewing the aggravation of pushy salespersons or renegade cloud-bursts of celebratory rice granules. Guests are encouraged to arrive early for optimal selection of many discontinued or sample gowns starting at $199 with discounts ranging from 50%–75% off. After claiming a VIP seat for the 30-minute fashion show, wedding watchers can preview 2012 designs for gowns, bridesmaid's dresses, tuxedoes, and miniature wedding wear for cake-topping models. After a day of bridal research, ticketholders can relax in the VIP lounge while examining the contents of a swag bag brimming with gifts valued at over $300.
Bridal Expo Calgary
During one full day, Bridal Expo Calgary showcases myriad wedding necessities all in one place, quelling the chaotic feelings one may experience when planning the big day. Ceremony and reception essentials such as florists and photographers eliminate the need to travel to far-flung vendors, whether it be a specialty dress shop or a buzzed-about DJ only available on the moon.