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#WeddingGoals - Plan your perfect wedding

#WeddingGoals - Plan your perfect wedding

GAYLORD — So y’all put a ring on it — now what?

Cakes or cupcakes? Sit down dinner or ambient appetizer trays? Band or DJ? High-key or low-key? Open bar — obviously. Praying your old roommate doesn’t bring up college — nerve wracking.

The options, as well as, potential meltdowns are endless and overwhelming. Whether you are opting for a grand affair with 500 of your closest friends or an intimate gathering, the place to be is 2019 Northern Michigan Wedding and Event Expo which takes place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17, at Ellison Place, 150 Dale Drive.

The event is geared to pamper and serve as inspiration so couple can set the scene for a dream wedding. Attendees will be given one-on-one expert advice, guidance and tips to make their upcoming wedding a treasured memory that will last a lifetime.

Brides registered for the event will be treated to an array of floral arrangements, top-of-the-line cuisine, designer wedding cakes and a marvelous gift bag. Northern Michigan will have the opportunity to explore photography packages, makeup products, five-star cuisine, professional DJs as well as wedding ceremony and reception venues and design ideas.

At the event, brides can enjoy a stunning fashion show while grooms can kick back and relax in the Grooms’ clubhouse because this experience is meant to be shared, but not too much.

Couples attending the event will have a chance to win a wedding package worth over $25,000 courtesy of Moments Photography, Ellison Place, BJ’s Rental and Catering, Scheer Entertainment, Eternal Elegance Bridal, A+ Event Entertainment, Heart Wedding Décor and Northern Michigan Trolley.

For more information, go to miweddingexpo.com or contact Megan Hacker at (989) 448-7500.

NorthernMIWeddings.com a dream for those planning Up North weddings

• If you can’t make the event take advantage of NorthernMIWeddings.com, a one-stop-shop site for planning your wedding located at https://northernmiweddings.com. Everything Northern Michigan weddings is at your fingertips, from picking out your venue based on your style, vintage, waterfront, resort and more, to find whatever you need down to the detail, like a local place to get your dress altered all in one place! The site allows users to keep track of their favorite venues and vendors as well as quickly send an inquiry. It’s also easy to share favorites through social media.

Standing alongside a great print product, the website also features stories of Northern Michigan weddings designed to spark inspiration.

This website is designed to fulfill all of your wedding planning needs. We’ve got you covered so that Xanax won’t have to be your “little something blue.”

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