Carolina Bridal Fair

August 6, 2017

Noon - 5 pm
Cabarrus Arena & Events Center
4751 Highway 49 North  
Concord, NC 28025

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In only a very short time, Carolina Bridal Fair® has become one of the largest and most well respected bridal events in the Carolinas. It's all because we implement fresh ideas and pump FUN into each of our shows. Plus, we work with only the best wedding professionals around.

When you visit Carolina Bridal Fair®, planning your wedding will be easy and a lot of fun! You'll chat with the area's most talented and trustworthy wedding professionals while you taste delicious cakes and catering options, see beautiful flowers, and find your perfect look in our runway fashion show. You'll be inspired as you discover new ideas and uncover the latest trends. Best of all, you'll experience everything up close, in person, and in just one day.

Advance Discount Tickets just $8.00 each (Discount advance tickets available online ONLY through Saturday, August 5, 2017 midnight EST)

General Admission Tickets just $12.00 day of show and at the door (CASH ONLY)

Children 12 and younger admitted free with paying adult.
Admittance of children is not recommended. Strollers are not suggested.

After purchasing tickets, you will be taken to a screen with a link to print out your tickets. You will also immediately receive an email with a link to print out your tickets. This email will be sent to the email address you provided when ordering tickets, but it may land in your spam, promotions or social folder. Please check in all folders before assuming the email did not arrive. Please print your tickets and bring them with you to the show.

VIB (Very Important Bride) Ticket Information and Benefits:

If you are you a VIB, this is your chance to receive the red carpet treatment you deserve. Picture arriving at the front door of Carolina Bridal Fair® and breezing past our long lines. You will receive pampered treatment with a VIB entrance, early access to the show at 11:00 AM, special gifts and prizes just for you and reserved seating at the fashion show.

*Please note if you are buying VIB tickets, that all members of your party must have a VIB ticket in order to enter the show floor during the VIB hour of 11am - Noon. Only VIB ticket holders will be permitted to sit in reserved section of the fashion show seating.

ALL THIS FOR ONLY $25 (on sale soon)
VIB Ticket holders receive the following:

  • Exclusive Wedding Planning seminar presented on the Main Stage at 11:20 AM
  • single stem flower courtesy of a local florist.
  • LUXURY SWAG BAG containing gifts, discount coupons, a variety of useful information and a free copy of The Knot North Carolina, Carolina Bride and other bridal magazines.
  • $1,000 in Carolina Bridal Bucks to use towards purchases for your wedding with participating exhibitors you'll meet at the show. (See a current list of participating exhibitors here)
  • Exclusive prize drawings just for you
  • 2 tickets to each of the door and grand prize drawings (general admission brides only get 1 ticket per drawing) held at the main stage at 2:30 and 4:00
  • Guaranteed seating at the fashion show
  • VIB Bride (for all VIB Ticket Holders) badge & lanyard
  • Special access to the building, bypassing the lines outside through the VIB entrance
  • 11:00 AM access to the show floor when your check-in is completed

You are purchasing tickets to the Sunday August 6, 2017 show.

Cabarrus Arena will charge $5.00 per vehicle at the entrance to park (CASH ONLY).

Schedule (subject to change)

10:30 AM
Welcome Center Opens to VIB Ticket Holders.

11:00 AM
VIB Brides may enter the show floor

11:30 AM
Welcome Center Registration Opens to General Admission ticket holders

12:00 Noon:
Carolina Bridal Fair® Opens

1:30 PM:
BLUE Tickets now accepted at main stage for DOOR PRIZE drawings held at 2:30 PM. Must be present to win!

2:00 PM:
Fashion Show - Main Stage Presented by: David's Bridal and The Men's Wearhouse

2:30 PM
DOOR PRIZE DRAWINGS - Main Stage. Must be present to win!

3:00 PM
PINK Tickets now accepted at main stage for GRAND PRIZE drawings at 4:00 PM. Must be present to win!

4:00 PM
GRAND and VIB PRIZE drawings Main Stage Must be present to win / claim your prize

5:00 PM
Carolina Bridal Fair® August 6, 2017 show closes

See you again January 21, 2018!

Carolina Bridal Fair® Shows

  • August 6, 2017 - Cabarrus Arena & Events Center
  • January 21, 2018 - Cabarrus Arena & Events Center
  • August 5, 2018 - Cabarrus Arena & Events Center
  • January 20, 2019 - Cabarrus Arena & Events Center
  • August 4, 2019 - Cabarrus Arena & Events Center
  • January 19, 2020 - Cabarrus Arena & Events Center
  • August 2, 2020 - Cabarrus Arena & Events Center
  • January 24, 2021 - Cabarrus Arena & Events Center
  • August 8, 2021 - Cabarrus Arena & Events Center


Cabarrus Arena & Events Center 4751 Highway 49 North
Concord, NC 28025
(704) 920-3976 Website

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