Whose Wedding Is It Anyway? featured planner Vicky Johnson will kick off the first leg of a spectacular journey at the Liaison Capitol Hill in her home city of Washington, DC. The “Design My Wedding”: Wedding Innovator’s Challenge is a bridal event that will push the envelope on creativity, philanthropy and showmanship. The event will feature six designer showcases created by teams of the country’s finest special event industry professionals.
These showcases will push the envelope on today’s trends and be voted upon by Washington, DC brides and a panel of Industry Leaders. Informal models will be on hand previewing the season’s newest bridal fashion, musical entertainment as well as food and cake tastings. The blogging brides of DCNearlyweds are the sponsors of our event directory. The wildly savvy bloggettes will be on tap signing copies of the directory and providing their firsthand planning experiences to our visiting brides.
Los Angeles based celebrity wedding and event producer Diann Valentine will be leading the panel of judges, along with Andre Wells of Events by Andre Wells, DC's hottest event producer and Sherry Moeller editor in chief of Capitol File Magazine.
Lastly and most exciting there will be a silent auction to benefit our National charity, Brides Against Breast Cancer. There will be loads of wedding related products and services all up for AUCTION! All bids are starting 50% off of the stated retail value!! And all the proceeds will benefit a fantastic charity. Tickets are on sale NOW only $20 each.
**There will be a ticketed VIP reception happening after the show. Meet and Greet with the Judges and other Industry Who's Who's. Tickets for that are available online as well.
Here is the Giveaway! I am giving away (2) tickets for the General Show! The readers who are Brides or know of a deserving Bride, who responds by email (firstname.lastname@example.org), guess, and come closest to the the number of Weddings I have done in the past 4 years, will get a ticket to the Wedding Innovators Challenge!(You have 2 picks)
Deadline is: Monday, January 12th, 2009...