The UK’s biggest wedding show returns to the North West’s busiest city in spring 2016! From Saturday 22nd to Sunday 23rd October, Manchester Central, (previously GMEX), will be turned into the region’s largest collection of all things bridal. The GMEX is the Old Grand Central Station, a unique show venue with graceful arched windows flooding the room with light, a great inspiration for industrial chic wedding themes.
Not your theme? Don’t worry; the show will be filled with suppliers exhibiting popular, quirky and classic ideas to make your big day unique. In addition to help with themed wedding decor, you’ll find catwalks featuring the season’s hottest bridal couture to leading shops and wedding retailers featuring their wares, you’ll find all you need to plan your wedding.
Whether you’re newly engaged or have been planning your wedding for the last few months, there’s something for every bride-to-be at The National Wedding Show. Meet Manchester-based wedding photographers, sample cakes made by some of the region’s best bakers and speak with the wedding planners and venue stylists from the North West’s most prestigious and stunning wedding venues. Try on gowns, watch live make up and hair tutorials and makeovers and find your perfect pair of bridal pumps.
Unwind for a bite to eat and drink in the Confetti Cafe, which will be decorated entirely with Confetti.co.uk products! And don’t forget the complimentary glass of champers, reserved for all VIP ticket holders. Sip your bubbly as next season’s best bridal party looks are paraded in front of you on the catwalk.As well as The National Wedding Show, Manchester is host to a huge variety of high-quality restaurants and hotels as well as lively theatres and bars, making it the ideal place to have a girlie weekend with your mum or bridesmaids whilst polishing off your wedding shopping in one fun-filled day. You’ll find ample parking with a cavernous underground centre and public transport links are fantastic with trains and trams into Manchester Piccadilly by the hour from North Wales, Chester, Liverpool and Leeds.
Come to the capital's largest and most exciting wedding event of the year. It's a full day out with an amazing catwalk show, enlightening wedding theatre and a glamorous champagne bar too. Here's what…