Wedding shows not to miss this season!
By Jillian Chandler
There were many “I dos” said in 2023, and if you haven’t started planning your big day just yet, there is plenty of inspiration to be found at these upcoming seasonal wedding shows throughout the area.
The Tacoma Wedding Show kicks off January 6 and 7 at the Greater Tacoma Convention Center. This two-day event, held 1 to 6pm Saturday, January 6, and 10am to 3pm Sunday, January 7, is one of the region's best bridal shows. Find all of the resources that you need to plan your wedding, from flowers and party décor rentals to photographers and venues, all in one location! Tickets, priced $15 for a single ticket or $25 for a couple, can be purchased online at TheTacomaWeddingShow.com. Admission at the doors is $20 for a single ticket and $30 per couple.
Next up is the Seattle Wedding Show happening January 28 and 29. Held at the Seattle Convention Center, this is an event you don't want to miss if you're planning for the big day. From banquet and event facilities, bakeries and catering, to beauty, gowns, men's attire and live entertainment, there will be vendors on-site to help with every aspect of your wedding day. Show hours are 10am to 5pm Saturday and 10:30am to 4pm Sunday. Cost is $20 per person in advance, $25 at the door. Find additional information and purchase tickets online at WeddingShow.com.
The experience of planning a wedding should be fun and exciting, and the South Sound Wedding Expo promises just that! The expo, which brings together the South Sound’s top wedding vendors, live entertainment, tastings and fittings, returns February 17 and 18. No matter your style or dream, the South Sound Wedding Expo promises you’ll find the right vendors to make your dream day a reality. For up-to-date details, including location and show hours, visit SouthSoundWeddingExpo.com.
Last, but not least, is the Wedding Showcase. Scheduled for 10am to 2pm on March 2 at the stunning Environmental Services Building (The ESB) in University Place, this event is the perfect opportunity to discover and experience this award-winning venue with breathtaking views of the Puget Sound, during which time an exciting line-up of vendors will be showcased—everything from catering and entertainment to photography and floristry. This is your chance to connect with the best local vendors in the industry and start planning your wedding day with ease. The event is free and open to the public. Additional show details can be found at PierceCountywa.gov/5548/Wedding-Showcase.
What are you waiting for? There’s no time like the present to start realizing your dream wedding.