by Emily Bailey
• 2017 Bridal Fantasy, August 27 Hosted by Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort and Spa, this semi-annual bridal show features more than 120 wedding professionals, a bridal fashion presentation and celebrity appearances. Guests can also indulge in food, drink and giveaways. 12:30-3:30 PM. $12 General Admission, $29 VIP Admission, $62 Luxe Admission. The 2018 Bridal Fantasy will be held January 14 at the Renaissance Resort at World Golf Village. Same time, same prices.
• End of Summer Sale, September 23-24 The White Magnolia hosts an end of summer sale at their San Marco boutique.
• Premier Bride Expo – St. Augustine, September 24 Held at the Renaissance Resort at World Golf Village, this wedding expo features more than 100 vendors, ranging from accessories to venues. Additionally there will be food, live music and giveaways. 1-4 PM. $4 with promo code, $8 online, $12 at door. Premier Bride Expo – Jacksonville will be held January 14 at Prime Osborn Convention Center. Same time, same price.
• The Bridal and Event Show, October 15 This event-planning experience will be held at Jacksonville’s Glass Factory. Attendees will be able to enjoy cocktails, food, live music, a design gallery and a fashion presentation, all while getting to know local event creatives. 2-6 PM. $10 for General Admission, $30 for Luxury VIP Experience (+$5 at the door).