Carolina Bridal & Wedding Fair

January 22, 2017

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

The Carolinas' Ultimate Wedding Planning Event!

In only a very short time, Carolina Bridal & Wedding 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  & Wedding 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, January 21, 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. Children 12 and younger are admitted free.

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 your group arriving at the front door of Carolina Bridal & Wedding 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, reserved seating at the fashion show and access to our VIB Lounge where you can enjoy snacks and beverages just for you. 

*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.

ALL THIS FOR ONLY  $25
VIB Ticket holders receive the following:

  • a subscription to BRIDE'S Magazine
  • a 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 CarolinaCarolina 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
  • access to the VIB Lounge with snacks and beverages
  • reserved seating at the fashion show
  • complimentary coat check
  • VIB Bride / VIB Guest 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 (must enter together as a group)
YOU MUST PRINT OUT YOUR TICKETS FOR VIB TICKET PURCHASES AND PRESENT WITH A VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE OR ID AT CHECK-IN.

VIB Tickets are very limited, so be sure to get yours today! 

You are purchasing tickets to the Sunday January 22, 2017 show.

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


Show Schedule

11:15 AM
Welcome Center / Registration Opens to VIB Brides.
VIB Brides may enter the show floor when they are processed through the check in desk.
The VIB Lounge is open for all VIB Ticket holders (Lounge decorated by
SS Event Services)

11:30 AM
Welcome Center / Registration Opens to GA ticket holders
Ice Carving Demonstrations by
Artisan Ice Sculptures (outside entrance)

12:00 Noon:
Carolina Bridal & Wedding 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 PRIZE drawings Main Stage Must be present to win / claim your prize

5:00 PM
Carolina Bridal & Wedding Fair January 22, 2017 show closes


See you again August 6, 2017!


Carolina Bridal & Wedding Fair Shows

  • January 22, 2017 - Cabarrus Arena & Events Center
  • 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
 
 
 

Venue

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

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