Today's Bride

Plan your dream wedding at a Today's Bride Wedding Show!

August 27, 2017John S. Knight Center - Akron

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Going to a Today’s Bride Wedding Show is like having your Fairy God-Wedding Planner come to life.  Be inspired by new trends, taste the delicious cake and catering samples, meet Northeast Ohio’s best wedding businesses to get advice, price quotes, and discounts, win prizes and giveaways, book your favorite vendors on-the-spot, and more! Fall in love with wedding dresses and wedding attire as they strut down the runway and then stop by our pop-up salon to find your dream dress at discounted rates! Today’s Bride has granted your wedding wishes! You can plan everything under one roof at the John S. Knight Center Show on August 27th with the help of Today’s Bride!

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Sunday, August 27, 2017




John S. Knight Center

77 E Mill St,

Akron, OH 44308



General admission to the show and bridal fashion shows. Buy tickets online and save $


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PARKING: Parking is FREE in all city parking lots.



See the hottest wedding fashions for you and your entire bridal party on stage! All fashion shows include several bridal shops, tuxedo companies, and florists to give you the widest array of options to help find your perfect look.

Show times are 12:30pm & 2:30pm.  Shows last approximately 30 minutes. General admission seating.!

Featuring: David’s Bridal, Lavender Bridal Salon, American Commodore Dress Shoppe, American Commodore Tuxedo, Tuxedo Junction, Men’s Wearhouse   Acme Fresh Market Floral Dept., Nikki’s Perfect Petal Designs, Carol Martin salonSpa, & Rock The House Entertainment.

Designers Included: Stella York, Moonlight Bridal, Maggie Sottero, Sorrella Vita, Christina Wu, Bill Levkoff, David’s Bridal, White by Vera Wang, Oleg Cassini, Galina Signature, Allure, MoriLee, Dessy Collection, After Six, Alfred Sung, Jenny Yoo, Lela Rose, Social Bridesmaids,


Visit the “Pop-Up” Bridal Boutique presented by Lavender Bridal Salon to try on (and buy) designer gowns*! Lavender Bridal Salon’s expert stylists will work with you on-the-spot to find the perfect dress for your wedding day – with a price that’s even more perfect. *All gowns are $600 and under.


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Lavender Bridal Pop-Up Bridal Boutique

Beauty Bar

Brides-to-be step up to the Beauty Bar to get a mini-wedding day trial hairstyle and make-up application. Get Wedding Glam 2 go by Carol Martin salonSpa!

Capture that bling at our
Ring Selfie Station!

You’re going to want to get your nails done for this!

Stop by the Ring Selfie Station at the show to capture the blinding radiance of your engagement ring! We’ll have so many adorable backgrounds for you to choose from that it’ll be impossible to just choose one! Just pose, snap, and share on social media using #TodaysBride to show off your bling.



Beachy Waves 

Want gorgeous, effortless waves each night on your honeymoon? Learn how to master this skill with a demo presented by Carol Martin salonSpa. 3:00pm at the Beauty Bar!  

Dance Lessons 

Whether you’ve got moves or two left feet, these interactive demos will get you prepped for your wedding!  At 12:00pm, learn the 2 most popular wedding Line Dances.   At 1:45pm, we’ll teach you 3 steps to nail your first dance to any song!  Bring your fiance or practice with your friend(s).

How to Tie a Tie
& Fold a Pocket Square

Grooms can take advantage of this helpful demo presented by American Commodore Tuxedo to master the skill of tying a tie and folding a pocket square.  1:15pm at the American Commodore Booth #401

How to Tie a Chair Sash
& Fold a Napkin

Stop by the Miller’s Party Rental Center Tent Booth #310 at 2:10pm for a demo on how to fold fancy napkins and different knot styles for chair sashes!


Freebies for all registered Brides!

  • All Brides Get a FREE Tote Bag – a $15.00 value!*
  • FREE Issue of Today’s Bride Magazine* and Lovebook by Today’s Bride Showcase*

*while supplies last!

  • PLUS PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS ONLINE and Get a 1-Year Subscription to Brides Magazine




Show off your status with pride with this “bride-to-be” sash!
Simply share how much fun you’re having at the Today’s Bride Show, a picture of you with your girls, or check-in on Facebook to get yours FREE*! Perfect for your bridal shower and bachelorette party!

We didn’t forget about your bridesmaids.

For just $5 – or $3 if they share on social media, too – you can complete the look with “bride tribe” sashes for all your girls!

*Sashes are $5 – Free for brides if you post about Today’s Bride on social media. Only 1 per bride.
Bridesmaids save $2 when you post about Today’s Bride. While supplies last.






Bridal attire & accessories

David’s Bridal

Visit the David’s Bridal booth to receive a $50 savings card towards the purchase of your Bridal Gown when you visit the store!  Already have a gown?  Ask about our accessories special.

Hath LuLaRoe

Book a party and get a FREE pair of leggings just for booking!

Cakes & Desserts

Custom Cookies by Sarah M

FREE dozen cookies with $50 non-refundable deposit.

Gailz Goodiez

10% off your order or $100 or more by booking before September 30, 2017.


Miller’s Party Rental Center

15% off rentals until 9/30/17


DB Entertainment

Book any package with us at the show and save $150 off the standard rate.

LV Sound

Stop by our booth and enter to win a DJ Package for your wedding!  (up to 4 hours valued at $700)  Restrictions apply.

Favors & Gifts

Chocolates by Erin

Book during the bridal show with a down payment and receive 10% off your entire bill!


The Bouquet Shop

Schedule a FREE consultation today and receive a FREE throw bouquet when you book with us.

Home, Finance & Registry

Costco – Boston Heights

Join Costco during the Bridal Show and receive a $10 or $20 Costco Cash Card!

Destiny’s Touch Furniture Registry

Welcome Home!  Stop by our booth space and enter to win a housewarming basket!  This gift features accent pillows, wine glasses and other goodies that make your home feel more elegant!

Keller Williams Chervenic Realty

Stop by our booth for a chance to win a Bridal Gift Basket, including a $100 Bed, Bath & Beyond gift card!  Ask us about how to get a FREE home warranty included with the purchase or sale of your current home.

Men’s Formalwear

American Commodore Tuxedo

50% off of all wedding rentals.  Grooms tux FREE with 4 paid tuxedos.  Limited time offer!

Reception Venues

Roses Run Country Club

FREE case (12 bottles) of champagne for your reception!   Stop by our booth and receive a coupon for free champagne from one of our team members.  To receive the free champagne, you must present your coupon at the time of contract signing.  This offer is only good for events booked before October 31, 2018.

Rosemont Country Club

Book with us by October 1st and get 1/2 off your room rental!

The McKinley Grand Hotel

Book your wedding by December 31, 2017 and receive a $500.00 discount


Be More Photography Limited

Enter to win a FREE personalized engagement session!

OH Snap! Photography

Book your Wedding Photography package by September 17th and receive a FREE 8×8 inch Wedding Album!


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Exhibitor List

    Beauty & Health

    Bridal Attire & Accessories

    Cakes & Desserts

    Caterers & Bar Service

    Ceremony Sites & Officiants

    Consultants & Planners

    DJs, Bands & Musicians

    Décor, Lighting & Rentals

    Favors & Gifts


    Guest Accommodations

    Home, Finance & Registry

    Invitations & Stationery


    Men's Formalwear

    Photo Booths


    Reception Venues - Akron/Canton

    Reception Venues - Cleveland


    Travel and Honeymoon


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    Lavender Bridal Salon

    American Commodore Dress Shoppe
    Miller's Party Rental Center



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