For $14, today's side deal gets you two tickets to Bridal Extravaganza from Texas Weddings, Ltd., scheduled from noon to 5 p.m. on January 15 and 16 at the Palmer Events Center (a $28 value). Now in its twentieth year, the largest bridal show in central Texas boasts hundreds of wedding professionals and vendors under one roof, helping brides-to-be, friends, and families plan their big day. A fashion show displays the latest looks for everyone in the bridal party, and caterers offer samples and florists show off bouquets. Attending brides also receive $500 in 'Bridal Bucks' to be used with participating vendors. Gather ideas for your impending nuptials and maybe even win a prize (including a daily $1,000 cash prize), a good omen as you prepare to cross a threshold of another kind.
Serving central Texas for more than 25 years, Bridal Extravaganza simplifies shopping for brides and grooms by collecting more than 200 vendors under one roof. The booths of experienced wedding professionals lure in couples to sample their wares, from planners showing off their color-coded to-do lists to caterers doling out tastes of cakes, dinner dishes, and champagne. Fashion shows give onlookers a taste of the latest dress fashions for brides and bridesmaids and the latest developments in the world of cummerbunds for grooms. By the day's end, lucky ticket holders can win $1,000 cash and more. Each bride who attends the Bridal Extravaganza will receive $500 in free Bridal Bucks to spend on select exhibitors or a fairy godmother.