Many brides begin ramping up their wedding planning in the new year, which is why you’ll see a number of Toronto bridal shows taking place in January. One of the first bridal shows to take place is Canada’s Bridal Show, which occurs January 4-6, 2013 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. One of the largest bridal shows in Canada, Canada’s Bridal Show features over 350 exhibitors showcasing wedding and bridesmaid’s dresses, tuxedos, wedding cakes, caterers, wedding photography, DJs, florists and wedding consultants. You’ll be able to meet representatives from Toronto area wedding venues including Eglinton Grand, Atlantis, Bayview Golf and Country Club, Paletta Mansion, St. George’s Golf and Country Club, Liberty Grand Entertainment Complex, the Estates of Sunnybrook, Pinestone Resort and Conference Centre, the Miller Lash House, Hockley Valley Resort and the Windsor Arms Hotel.
If you still haven’t found the perfect wedding dress, you may be able to score huge savings at the Mona Richie Bridal Gown Sale at the show where wedding dresses start at $200.
Fashion shows will take place on Fri., Jan. 4, 2013 at 7:30 p.m., Sat., Jan. 5, 2013 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. and Sun., Jan. 6, 2013 at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Be sure to enter all of the contests at the show since you can win:
- a wedding cake designed by TLC’s Cake Boss Buddy Valastro (enter online)
- an all-inclusive, 7-day honeymoon vacation at the 5-star Karisma Resort in the Mayan Riviera
- a free DJ package from Veriation Music
- $5,000 in prizes from The Bay
- one of five diamond rings from Marcello Jewellers
- one of five custom wedding cakes from Fine Cakes By Zehra.
Canada’s Bridal Show hours are Fri., Jan. 4, 2013 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Sat., Jan. 5, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sun., Jan. 6, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tickets are $20 at the show. Pre-purchasing tickets online will be available shortly.
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 255 Front St. W. (just west of Simcoe St.)