Colorado Bridal Show Planned for Destination Brides

If you’re considering a Rocky Mountain destination wedding, here’s the event for you: the Rocky Mountain Wedding Showcase. Held in Winter Park and the Fraser Valley, this two-day bridal show will help you make decisions on everything from florists to photographers to venues.

When: May 31-June 1, 2008.

Saturday Events: The Showcase kicks off with a welcome reception on Saturday, May 31 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Five Mountain Tavern at the Vintage Hotel in Winter Park Resort. Free VIP site tours of local Grand County ceremony and reception venues will also be offered during the welcome reception.

Sunday Events: On Sunday, June 1 from 12 – 5 p.m., events take place at the Devil’s Thumb Ranch in Tabernash. Brides will be able to gather information for every wedding day detail from the dress to florists, caterers and photographers to venues for the ceremony and reception. Bridal World will be featuring a bridal gown sale; brides to be can try on, purchase and take a dress home with them the same day. There will be a free food and wine tasting, and every bride who attends will receive a free professional engagement photo session, with a personal sitting and four to six shots to take home on CD, courtesy of Additional prizes include a drawing for a romantic weekend getaway for two as well as a $1,000 cash prize. (You can enter both days.)

Sponsors: The event is sponsored by the Winter Park & Fraser Valley Chamber of Commerce, Winter Park Resort, Devil’s Thumb Ranch, Iron Horse Resort, Party Time Rentals, Pick Me! Wedding Coordination and Floral Design, Wild Horse Inn and the Grand County Tourism Board.

Registration: Registration is free, and can be found at or by calling 1-800-903-7275.

For more information on Winter Park & The Fraser Valley:

• visit
• call the Winter Park-Fraser Valley Chamber of Commerce at 1-800-903-7275

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