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!
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.
San Diego's most beautiful wedding expo with all the vendors, fashion, desserts, and ideas to have you planning in style is back! July 14 , 2019 the Wedding Party EXPO [our 51st show!!] will be at the fabulous new luxury venue The InterContinental San Diego where we take over their gorgeous ballrooms, the terraces overlooking; all to bring you a beautiful day of wedding planning!
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 huge exhibitor display exhibiting areas, fashion shows, tons of top wedding experts, musical entertainment and more. Each show offers different options for planning your wedding. Video and photos are all from real past shows.
The Wedding Party is San Diego's sophisticated wedding planning day for all couples with gorgeous fashion, wedding experts and 20,000 square feet of wedding inspiration.
The Wedding Party is San Diego's only sophisticated full size wedding planning day that welcomes all - we ♥ our LGBTQ couples!
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!
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.
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!
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
Experience wedding style and planning at its finest, The Wedding Party EXPO brings the best in wedding services, ideas and products to you! This very stylish and exciting full size bridal fair has it all, featuring many special attractions plus incredible couture fashion shows on the catwalk, top designer showcases and a fabulous selection of the finest local wedding services. See you there!
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!!!!
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.
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!
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!!
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!
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.
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
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!]
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?!
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 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.
Make sure you are upstairs in the Presidential Ballroom at The US GRANT HOTEL this Sunday at The Wedding Party EXPO Special Edition fair to catch one of the most incredible fashion shows you will ever see! M Bride Salon of La Jolla will feature a multi-designer onstage show with looks straight from New York bridal fashion week and the pages of top bridal magazines! With designers like Ines di Santos, Sachin and Babi [as show below], Monique Lhuillier, Reem Acra, Elizabeth Fillmore, Mikaella and more, you will, most definitely, be wowed.
Then be sure to get your private appointment to the trunk show at M bride Salon February 24 through 26 to see the entire collection up close and personal!
Now you can meet bridal gown designer Jana of Jana Ann Couture (you may recognize the name from TLC's "Curvy Bride" television show) in person and see her bold and beautiful dresses right at the February 19, 2017 wedding party show!
Jana was born in Turkey and as a young girl the only thing she found herself drawing were wedding gowns and fancy dresses. She believes that every lady possesses an inner princess that rises to the surface when she is wearing the perfect dress. Says Jana "Our inner princess gives us the feelings of flawless joy, sheer bliss, and an unfiltered ability to dream."
Meet Jana Ann in person in our Designer Row at the February 19, 2017 show at the US Grant Hotel!
It's true not all bridal gown salons are created equal! Bridals by Susanti has been around a long time helping decades of brides with one of their most important life purchases. And with expert seamstress Hannah Thio at the helm brides are assured of a perfect fit every time! Be sure to meet this fitting and style expert at the October 16 show at The Horton Grand Hotel in the Gaslamp and see the truly stunning lineup of gowns she will present on the runway. All the latest trends will be coming down the runway from embellished and beaded gowns, to ruffled and 'architectural' modern styles, feminine tulle skirts, beautiful blush and nude and rich ivory gowns and much more. Bridals by Susanti carries some of the most popular bridal gown collections by Maggie Sottero, Allure, Casablanca , DaVinci, Impression, and Madeline Gardener by Mori Lee....check out this Morilee gown that offers both beading and big modern ruffles... Be prepared to swoon October 16, 2016! Get your tickets now!