• Wedding planning starts here!
  • Meet your wedding pros face-to-face
  • Score some free wedding goodies
  • See the latest fashions and trends up close and personal

The Southern Wedding Show & Expo, on August 11th & 12th, showcases the Triangle area’s top wedding vendors that are ready to help plan your dream wedding. As with every Forever Bridal Productions show, the August Southern Wedding Show & Expo features fashion shows with the newest styles for your special day. You might just spot your dream dress or the perfect suit for your handsome husband-to-be. Sign-up to win prizes and save valuable time and money. Sample the best of North Carolina’s wedding cakes, wedding reception menus, creative wedding photography, and even find your wedding music. There is so much to see, sample and be inspired by this summer wedding planning expo.

General Admission Ticket(s)

Sales for tickets to the Southern Wedding Show + Expo, August 11th & 12th, 2018 begin on April 25th, 2018. Visit the shop to buy tickets to the next wedding show.

VIP Package

The VIP Bride package sale for the Southern Wedding Show + Expo begins April 25th, 2018.

Ticket Bundles

Check back in the Spring of 2018 for ticket bundles to the Southern Wedding Show + Expo.

Fashion Show

Fashion Show times and details will be available in April of 2018.

Show Map & Exhibitors

The Southern Wedding Show + Expo is your number one resources to meet wedding professionals face to face. A list of vendors for this show will here in the spring of 2018. Click here to view all of the 2017 participating wedding vendors. Download the 2017 PDF of the show map.

Show Sponsors

Take a peek at our show sponsors and see how they can take a wedding event from ordinary to extraordinary.

See a list of all the sponsors


A one-year subscription to BRIDES Magazine is included for the Bride-to-be with ticket purchase. Check out the goods!

Tips for attending a show

To help you make the most of this experience, read our tried and true tips to prepare you BEFORE the show. Read More

“I had such a good time at the bridal expo! The models were great and there were a lot of great venues. I went from not knowing what I wanted to having lots of great ideas. Thank you so much for putting this bridal expo together. I am ready for my wedding!”
~ Jessica B.

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