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Giant Sports Video Wall and Bar featured at September 22, 2019 San Diego Wedding Party EXPO

So you think wedding shows are all about dresses, cake, style boards, and champagne?? Think again! (How does a 15’ by 8’ wall of cable sports positioned right next to a bar and pool room with 2 pinball machines, and a basketball net game, at one of San Diego hottest restaurants [yeah Brian Malarkey!] and event spaces sound to you? How do you like a wedding show now!? Sunday September 22, 2019 from 1-5 PM at Green Acre Campus Pointe the Special Edition San Diego Wedding Party EXPO proves, once again, how you can have it all at a wedding expo!! Get your tickets now and save! See all of you there!

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Get Your Milk & Cookies on at the September 22, 2019 Special Edition Wedding Party EXPO

Cookie Monsters listen up!! You can get your milk and cookies fix September 22, 2019 at the Special Edition Wedding Party EXPO at Green Acre Campus Pointe! The Cravory has hands down the BEST cookies and you can delight your taste buds and get your fill at the Cravory Milk & Cookie Bar happening special at this show! YUMMY!!! Get your tickets now and save! All tickets [General Admission & VIP Experience] include all regular exhibit space tastings at show plus fashion show, champers taste, and more! Come see why The San Diego Wedding Party EXPO is so much more fun than any other bridal fair in town! See you there!

VIP Experience Tickets On Sale for the September 22 Special Edition Green Acre Show!

Did you know The San Diego Wedding Party EXPO’s VIP Experience is the most fabulous way to attend a wedding or bridal show in So Cal!!? The September 22, 2019 Green Acre Special Edition show VIP experience includes VIP access with champagne greeting, amazing swag bag of goodies worth over $150, front row fashion show seating at a beautiful red carpet fashion show featuring the latest in bridal gown designs by Brides of San Diego, a tasting plate by Green Acre Campus Pointe, yummy custom desserts and samplings and more! Get your VIP Experience tickets now before they sell out! 

VIP includes access to all areas of show, all tastings and special happenings.

Welcome to the Well Being Lounge at the July 14 Wedding Party EXPO!

As the lovely Francesca of F.I.T. by Francesca [shown here] says “What the heck does “healthy” even mean? That’s for YOU to decide.”

If you want to learn more about health and well being as you get ready to walk down the aisle, be sure to visit the Well Being Lounge at the July 14 show and meet Francesca [a Certified Personal Trainer via National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), Certified Sport + Exercise Nutrition Coach] in person, along with Doctor Derek Rice, D.C., Paul Taylor, DMD of Advanced Dentistry, Bridget Winton of Bridget’s Essence of Beauty Cryo Treatments, and more. This fun, relaxed environment is all about helping you be the best and healthiest version of you! See you at the show!

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Well Being Lounge

Meet with health, beauty and well being experts who can help you understand what healthy means to you! In the Pacific Ballroom @ the July 14, 2019 Wedding Party EXPO at The InterContinental San Diego.

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Diversity and Beauty on the Runway - We LOVE our Fashion Show Models!

We love our Fashion Shows! We’ve produced over 50 runway shows and every time we are so grateful to show real brides what authentic beauty and diversity is on our catwalk. Thanks to all for the April 28 Fashion Show at the 50th Wedding party EXPO! Shout out to Brides of San Diego for the gorgeous bridal gowns, and to Detour Salon for the hair and makeup on our models, Levant Lane Florals for that stunning floral installation and arch, and to Coasterra for those views!!! But especially to our models; Terra, Keji, Tatiana, Sophie, Silvia and Clarissa, for being their very own visions of beauty and style and for inspiring our brides to celebrate their own kind of beautiful!

Hair and Makeup on the Runway by the Beauty Experts at Detour Salon!

The Wedding Party EXPO is famous for our gorgeous, on-trend Fashion Shows featuring the latest in amazing bridal fashions! And of course no runway show is complete without gorgeous, wedding-perfect, hair and makeup, like the stylings by the team at Detour Salon! Don’t miss the April 28, 2019 Wedding Party EXPO at Coasterra [Fashion Show @3:00 on The Float] featuring the work of Detour Salon’s talented team of wedding experts! Get your advance tickets here and save.

Experience Virtual Reality in the Grooms Lounge at the February 3 Wedding Party EXPO!

Virtual reality at a wedding show or wedding? All we can say is ready Player 1! Deploy VR are the experts in this exciting new technology that brings the magical world of Virtual Reality to your special event to wow your guests! Come meet the Deploy VR team and experience VR right at the February 3rd Wedding Party EXPO!

Deploy VR ‘s events managers work closely with your event coordinator to amp up your event by harnessing the power of virtual reality. Focusing exclusively on events, Deploy VR uses their extensive experience in events production and technology to make sure your guests have the time of their life! On top of providing the latest VR technology, they rec­ognize that the key lies in providing a memorable event experi­ence that your guests won’t soon forget with a unique Virtual Reality experience. And the best part is you don’t need to learn code or travel to a different dimension- they handle it all - planning, setup, implementation, and breakdown, all taken care of by their pro deployment team, so you and your guests can focus on having an epic time on your big day… in all realities!

Don't worry boys with our fun Pre Game Groom's Lounge we've got you covered at the February 3rd Wedding Party EXPO!

Calling all Grooms! Don’t worry boys we’ve got you covered at the show Sunday, February 3 - we created a special morning show [10AM to 2PM] with an awesome Groom’s Lounge just for your pre-game fix! With pregame coverage on TV, a bar, men’s fashion experts from Friar Tux, and some super cool event happenings that the boys will love (more details to follow)! And we get you home in plenty of time for the big game! Bring your wedding planning A-game and we’ll see you at the show! Get your discounted tickets in advance here and save! 

photo by Aiya Photography who will be exhibiting at show

Get your Ice Cream on at the February 25, 2018 Wedding Party EXPO at The US GRANT HOTEL

Get your Ice Cream on at the Sensational Treats booth at the February 25, 2018 Wedding Party EXPO at The US GRANT HOTEL - be sure to get your advance tickets now and save 50% and get access to all the show features including tastings, cocktails, fashion shows, Designer Row, pop up salon by Andre Soriano, and 3 floors of the most amazing wedding ideas, style, products and experts you need for your wedding! But first off.... ice cream!!!! 

Don't miss the a-ma-zing Dessert Lounge by CAKE at the 02-25-2018 Wedding Party EXPO at The US GRANT!

We cannot wait to experience the CAKE Dessert Lounge at the February 25, 2018 Wedding Party EXPO!! CAKE is a team of two wonder women who make wedding cakes, cookies, cupcakes, desserts and all things sweet and yummy who are taking over an entire room devoted to desserts. Meet these celebrity bakers who have wowed (and won!) The Food Network's Cake Wars 3 times! The Dessert Lounge will be located on the Historic Lower Level [just one of 3 floors of wedding awesomeness!] in Chaffee Court see you there! Get your advance tickets now and save.

Happy New Year San Diego and Save the Date for the Winter Wedding Party EXPO!

February 25, 2018 don't miss the most exciting wedding expo in town! The Wedding Party EXPO celebrates its 45th show and we are back at the incredibly elegant US GRANT HOTEL with all the wedding ideas, fashion, services, experts, food, desserts, cocktails, and trustworthy professionals you cold ever want! Enjoy a show that reflects your wedding style and taste!
Save on advance tickets here. 

Enjoy an amazing multi designer fashion show by M bride Salon with designers like Reem Acra!

You won't want to miss the special hotel lobby Designer exclusive show by Jana Ann Couture!

 

Photos from the 44th Wedding Party EXPO October 29, 2017 at Coasterra!

We are so proud of the show we produce as there is nothing else like in the country!! We love our San Diego brides, grooms, planners and venues and all our wedding professionals who exhibit with us! Check out the fun we had at Coasterra October 29, 2017 at our 44th San Diego show! 

Thanks to Paul Douda Photography for the great photos!! 

You’ll love spending the afternoon planning your wedding at San Diego’s chic waterfront wedding and event venue; see you this Sunday at Coasterra!

With a breathtaking city skyline and waterside, sunny perfect San Diego setting, you’ll be sure to enjoy all our amazing options and all the experts, ideas, venues, food and fashion you could want for your wedding this Sunday at the 44th San Diego Wedding Party EXPO held at Coasterra! Get your advance tickets now and save!

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Come enjoy cocktail bars, delicious food, tons of wedding experts like photographers, DJ’s, videographers, florists, planners, reception & ceremony venues and more, gorgeous fashion shows with Brides by Demetrios bridal fashions and Friar Tux’ men’s fashions, yummy cake tastings and more. 

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This delightful show is located at the southern end of San Diego's gorgeous Harbor Island at the ultra chic Coasterra Event Space and Float. The Wedding Party EXPO [San Diego’s longest running and largest specialty wedding show offers you 15,000 square feet of wedding amazing-ness, Bella Beverage cocktail bar, 75+ wedding services and experts for you to meet and hire all in the perfect Southern California atmosphere for a day of wedding planning

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See Bridal Gown Designer Jana Ann's Collection on the Runway July 30!

Now you can meet bridal gown designer Jana of Jana Ann Couture (you may recognize the name from TLC's popular "Curvy Bride" television show) in person and see her bold and beautiful collection on our runway at the July 30 Wedding Party EXPO at the ultra hip and fun Venues Liberty Station!! See you there! Get your advance tickets now and save [especially if you want VIP front row access to these gorgeous dresses!] 

Don't miss the Ultimate Cake Taste Test Challenge V.3 at the April 23 San Diego Wedding Party EXPO!

In addition to gorgeous bridal and grooms fashions, wedding displays and ideas right in front of you, meeting all the local wedding experts, venues, florists, photographers, planners, beauty stylists, videographers, DJs, bands, caterers, and vendors you need, did you know you can taste cakes and vote for your favorite in the Ultimate Cake Taste Test Challenge contest at the April 23, 2017 Wedding Party EXPO?!

Yes we have top local wedding cake chefs Eccentric International Chefs and Flour Power Cakery vying to win your favor for their best flavors! Yummy!!! 

Throwback Thursday Celebrates the 25th Wedding Party EXPO!

Good times good times! Throwback Thursday celebrates our 25th Wedding Party EXPO back in 2012 at The Omni San Diego Hotel with a special priavte party by Details Defined and Kathy Wright & Co., rooftop pool-top runway fashion show (with runway by Kleege Industries), shaded by Intent Productions,  and much much more! Thanks to everyone who made this day so special!

Save the Date! April 23, 2017 is the Spring Wedding Party EXPO at The Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Resort

Save the Date! April 23, 2017 for the 43rd San Diego Wedding Party EXPO - San Diego's coolest wedding expo with all the vendors, fashion, food, drinks and ideas to have you planning in style! The April 23, 2017 Wedding Party EXPO [our 42nd show!!] will be at the San Diego-postcard-perfect Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Resort overlooking Mission Bay! 

You will love The Wedding Party EXPO! Engaged couples and guests come enjoy a special day like no other to plan your wedding! Come enjoy this special show in a beautiful, setting and enjoy 3 huge exhibitor display floor areas , fashion shows, tons of top wedding experts, musical entertainment and more.

The Wedding Party is San Diego's sophisticated wedding planning day for all couples with cocktails, fashion, wedding experts and 25,000 square feet of wedding inspiration.