Show Registration Opens
All brides and grooms must register before entering the show. With your registration, you will be eligible to win door prizes throughout the day and to participate in contests to win amazing gifts.
If you have pre-registered & purchased tickets online: Print & bring your tickets to the show and when you arrive at The Charlotte Convention Center (HALL C), proceed to the PRE-registration table with the first initial of your BRIDE's last name. There you will collect your pre-printed bride badge, a Belk bag and any other items you purchased online. Next, proceed to the entry line where the ticket takers will direct you downstairs into Hall C.
If you have NOT registered & need to purchase tickets: When you arrive at The Charlotte Convention Center (HALL C), proceed to the NON-registered bride kiosks and complete a quick registration. Next, proceed to the NON-registered bride table to collect a bride badge & a Belk bag. Then proceed to the ticket sales booths to purchase tickets for all attendees in your party. If you would like to purchase any swag pieces, visit the Sales area. Next, proceed to the entry line where the ticket takers will direct you downstairs into Hall C.
Charlotte’s finest wedding professionals will meet with you to discuss anything you need for your perfect wedding. Other professionals are on hand for after the “I Do’s”. Enjoy your afternoon sampling and selecting Charlotte’s best wedding service providers.
Belk Battle of the Brides Contest (Contest Stage)
Bill Clements of Z Brothers Entertainment will host. Five brides compete in a quest to find a “diamond” ring hidden inside a gigantic cake. Brides will “battle” for fabulous prizes!
Dancing with the Grooms Contest (Contest Stage)
Bill Clements of Z Brothers Entertainment will host. Five grooms get a chance to show their moves on the dance floor instruction provided by Metropolitan Ballroom in hopes of winning fabulous prizes. Audience applause meter selects the winner…. so we need your help!
The Bridal Games (Fashion Show Stage)
Join us for fun games and exciting prizes. Audience participation is required, so don’t be shy to get on stage!
The Grand Finale Fashion Show (Fashion Show Stage)
David’s Bridal will present this year’s bridal “must haves” in a show you will not want to miss!
Seats open at 4:20pm.
Thank you for attending! We hope you enjoyed the show!
Feel free to contact any vendors you met at the show and create the wedding you've always wanted. Your registration information is shared with vendors, so they may also contact you. Shows occur in January and August each year... attend our next show too if you’re planning long-term!
Tip: Some brides and grooms like to create a new email address solely for wedding-related information. Please consider this before you provide wedding vendors with your contact information.
Schedule of events subject to change without notice.
Throughout the Day
Show floor hours: 12 noon – 5pm
Meet Bill Clements of Z Brothers Entertainment from 2-4pm at the contest stage
Door Prizes announced throughout the day. Listen up! Your name may be called during the announcements!
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