Winter Bridal Show
January 6, 2014
GRAM - Grand Rapids Art Museum
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Bridal Show Grand Rapids MI - Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Contact: Denise Kolesar, Kohler Expos, Inc.616.532.8833
First Bridal Show of 2014
now held at the (GRAM) Grand Rapids Art Museum
Wedding Planning Party - Bridal Gown Stroll - Ice Sculpture
Grand Rapids, Michigan, December 18, 2013– Kohler Expos is excited to announce a NEW January Bridal Show date and a NEW location, making the first bridal show of the year to be held at the Grand Rapids Art Museum (GRAM), downtown Grand Rapids on January 6, 2014 from 5pm – 9pm. “The new date allows us to engage with all future brides-to-be, including college students before they head back to their college campuses,” says Denise Kolesar, producer of the event.
“This NEW bridal show at the GRAM will be in the design of a bridal show wedding planning party, something different than what West Michigan has seen before. The new elegant atmosphere, the new venue; we are very pleased how this bridal show is coming alive. An Ice Sculpture, by IceGuru Randy Finch, will be one of the spectacular features. It promises to be a remarkable evening to the future brides of West Michigan,” says Kolesar. "Brides will love this new wedding planning party atmosphere, " says Ben Dixon, Show Manager.
West Michigan’s newest bridal boutique, Bianka Bridal, will feature bridal gowns at 7:00 pm that evening, showcasing luxurious European and International brands new to the West Michigan bridal market. The runway showcase will include collections known for sophisticated drama, feminine detailing, and a modern approach to bridal design within every budget. “We are taking the challenge of a complete makeover of the Grand Rapids bridal industry,” says Rosy Lopiparo, International Operations Director of Bianka Bridal, and “we are honored to present the opening of BIANKA Bridal in 2014 at the January 6 bridal show at the GRAM.” “Our collection will allow West Michigan brides an opportunity to find luxury and elegance in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids,” says Lopiparo.
All under one roof, a variety of exhibits will have displays at the annual bridal show:
- Bridal Shoppes
- Tuxedo Shops
- Cakes & Dessert Buffets
- Reception Halls & Caterers
- Florists / Decorators
- Ice Sculpture
- Bridal Registry
- Disc Jockeys
- Photo Booth
- Honeymoon Travel
- Limousine & Party Buses
- Show Discounts From Vendors
- Register to Win CASH / Prizes
“We encourage engaged couples to print checklists off of the GRBrides.com website and bring them to the show. And don’t forget the Groom’s List!” Says Kolesar, “Both the bridal show and the website are loaded with user-friendly information. Your careful planning can make it timeless, romantic and magical, so your wedding day will be an event to remember.”
The bridal show will be open to the public from 5-9 pm on Monday, January 6. Admission is $10 for adults at the door or in advance on-line through the www.kohlerexpo.com website. Discount coupons are available on-line by visiting website www.kohlerexpo.com. Convenient parking is available directly behind the Grand Rapids Art Museum for a minimal charge. More information is available on the website at www.kohlerexpo.com.
About Kohler Expos, Inc.
Based in Grand Rapids, Mich., Kohler Expos is one of Michigan’s leading exhibition companies producing consumer shows annually: the popular West Michigan Women’s Expo and Mid-Michigan Women’s Expo, as well as Winter Bridal Show of West Michigan, Spring Bridal Show of West Michigan, and Fall Bridal Show of West Michigan. Kohler has also launched GRBrides.com, an on-line engaged wedding planning connection. Additional information is available at www.kohlerexpo.com.
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