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Winter Engagement Bridal Expo

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Your wedding inspiration starts here as one of the most romantic seasons. With Showbride’s 100th, we celebrate this Winter Engagement Bridal Expo at the Chesapeake Conference Center on Sunday, January 30, 2022 starting at 2:00 PM with VIP Early Access at 1:00 PM. There are five ticket price levels, including FREE admission at 4:00 PM. Open parking is available in front of the building with overflow parking on Sara Drive. Directions (757) 382-2500.

Enjoy onstage presentations at 3:30 PM, and the fashion show featuring McEllis Brides Design Studio and Bonaire! With 5 ticket levels:
• The 1st option is the 1:00 PM VIP Early Access to meet and greet 5 panel experts in their respective wedding business with champagne upon arrival and butlered passed hors d’oeuvres with first access into the rest of the expo. There will be a drawing for VIP Attendees for a 7 Day, 6 Night Caribbean Getaway that provides two adults with deluxe accommodations in Punta Cana, Jamaica or Costa Rica!
• The 2nd option is the 2:00 PM general admission per person ticket with ballroom doors opening at that time.
• The 3rd option is for a discounted ticket at 3:00 PM to be able to still meet and greet participating exhibitors in the lobby and ballroom to discuss your wedding day.
• The 4th option is for the FREE 4:00 PM admission for the fashion show and still visit exhibitors before you leave.
• The 5th option for the 2:00 PM Bridal Party Pass to admit up to 5 people including you! Stay until the end at 5:00 PM for a chance to an All Inclusive Viva 2 Night Resort Vacation after the 4:00 PM fashion show.

To celebrate our 100th show, attendees are asked to vote for the best booth! Present your contest entry form back to registration to announce one winner to receive an 8 day, 7 night Mexico Getaway to Cancun, Cabo San Lucas, or Puerto Vallarta. To give registration time to tally up the total votes, both prizes along with the GRAND PRIZE will be announced after seeing and hearing from Serteria Carter of the Chesapeake Conference Center onstage for any and all your wedding and event needs!

Present your pre-printed address labels to participating exhibitors and possible entry forms to win the following exciting prizes! Each ticket entitles you to free 24×36 acrylic photo glass prints valued at $200 from Symbolize It, while engaged couples get a gift card for FREE wedding bands of your choice, with lifetime warranty from ZB Jewelers.

•Attendee winner of the Best Booth Contest entry form:
Mexico: Cancun, Cabo San Lucas, or Puerto Vallarta: This 8 day, 7 night getaway provides two adults with deluxe accommodations! Receive your reservation form to select the 8 Day, 7 Night Mexico Option of your choice! Expires: 10/31/2022.

•Winner of the VIP Early Access will get:
Caribbean: Punta Cana, Jamaica or Costa Rica: This 7 day, 6 night getaway provides two adults with deluxe accommodations in Punta Cana, Jamaica or Costa Rica! Receive your reservation form to select the 7 Day, 6 Night Caribbean Option of your choice! Expires: 10/31/2022.

•Engaged couple Grand Prize Drawing after the Fashion Show:
All Inclusive Viva 2 Night Resort Vacation: This certificate entitles you and one companion to 2-nights of all-inclusive accommodations (one room double occupancy) in a select Viva Wyndham property at one of the destinations and locations mentioned in the brochure inside.

Do not forget to see exhibitors before you leave to see if you have won any prizes from them as well as ensuring contact information for further communication after this bridal expo. If you encounter difficulties purchasing tickets, email tickets@showbride.com or call 949-830-2952. All sales are final.

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