Because vendors will bring you referrals time and time again, and that bride or groom will (ideally) only be getting married once.
Are bridal shows worth it?
“Go to a wedding show” is an item worth putting on your Wedding Planning To-Do List. Thinking of going to a wedding expo? You totally should. Wedding shows and bridal fairs are a fun way to check off multiple wedding to-dos in one day.
How much does it cost to be an exhibitor at a bridal show?
Secondly, the cost to be a vendor at most of your bigger bridal shows can be upwards of $1000. Yes, that’s THREE zeros. It’s usually around $500-$1800+ to be a vendor in the shows. On top of that cost is the cost to decorate your booth, make handouts or takeaways so you have something to remember us by.
How do you stand out at a bridal show?
6 Wedding Show Tips for Vendors
- Stand Out From the Crowd. A wedding show is not the place to blend in. …
- Have Awesome Freebies. Giveaways are more than a way to get foot traffic into your booth (at least they should be). …
- Be Approachable. …
- Don’t Try to Book Everyone. …
- Stick Around. …
- Follow Up.
Do grooms go to bridal shows?
GROOMS ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND
A Wedding Trade Show Expo goes by many names including “Bridal Show”, “Bride Expo”, “Bridal Faire”, and “Wedding Show.” Most of these names contain the word “bride” and none say “Groom.” For that reason many grooms feel that it is not an event for them, but indeed it is.
What do you wear to a wedding show?
You may be asking: “What do you wear to a bridal show?” Our advice: Dress comfortably (you’re probably going to be doing a lot of walking), but wear something that expresses your personality. Whether you’re totally classic, a bit edgy, or totally glam, find small ways to let your style shine through.
How do I advertise my bridal show?
Send top-notch email invitations to potential brides in your area. Use popular social media outlets like Twitter or Facebook to advertise your event and allow your vendors to post their offerings through your accounts. Create a free blog or paid website to reach your audience.
How many is too many for a bridal shower?
There will always be exceptions to the “rules,” (i.e. friends across the country who want to throw you a party, etc.), but usually two to three showers are enough. Any more and it will appear you are just making a grab for gifts.