Try, buy, book and hire everything you need for your special day at the UK’s Biggest Wedding Show. With over 300 wedding specialists from bridal boutiques and florists to jewellers and photographers The National Wedding Show is the ultimate wedding shopping experience!
Every purchased National Wedding Show ticket includes a copy of the latest issue of the UK’s number one wedding magazine, Confetti, worth £4.99.
GETTING TO THE NEC
The NEC is easily accessible by car due to it’s location in the middle of the UK’s motorway network. If arriving by car enter postcode B40 1NT into your sat nav. It is clearly signposted from all motorways and major routes including the M42, M40 and M6. When you arrive at the NEC don’t follow your satnav anymore, instead follow the signs to The National Wedding Show.
Please note parking is charged and can be pre-booked here.
Birmingham International Railway Station is less than a ten-minute walk away. Direct services run all day, however if you’re travelling from further afield you may need to catch a connecting train at Birmingham New Street, which is less than a 15-minute journey away. For more information, visit National Rail or call them on 08457 484950.
SHOW OPENING TIMES
28th – 30th September 2018
Friday 28th September 10am – 5pm
Saturday 29th September 10am – 5pm
Sunday 30th September 10am – 5pm
See the latest bridal, hair and accessory trends come to life on
the stunning Catwalk show which hosts outfits for the entire bridal party.
Enjoy the VIP experience
Start the celebrations early and enjoy your day at the show as a VIP! Receive fast-track entry to the show, a goody bag filled with cosmetics and a complimentary glass of fizz, as well as reserved seating at the catwalk and unlimited access to VIP lounge.
Find your dream dress
With the nation’s largest collection of wedding dresses under one roof, The National Wedding Show at NEC, Birmingham is your definitive guide to finding the ‘one’. For every bride-to-be, finding that perfect wedding dress that makes you look and feel amazing is crucial to the success of your big day, where all eyes will be on you!
THE INSPIRATION LAB
The Inspiration Lab will give brides and grooms the opportunity to get involved with a selection of workshops throughout the weekend to learn hints and tips for their big day. If you are thinking of adding a personal touch to your special day then look no further!
TUI WEDDING TRAVEL LOUNGE
TUI’s travel experts will be on hand at the lounge providing the ultimate destination wedding and honeymoon services, to help you create a celebration that’s as unique as you are.
DESTINATION WEDDING AND HONEYMOON SHOW
This brand new travel show will be launching alongside our NEC show this spring and is the essential event for all couples planning a wedding or honeymoon abroad. All Birmingham National Wedding Show ticket holders will benefit from complimentary access.
MONEY MATTERS THEATRE
Launching this spring, the Money Matters Theatre will be the go-to place for all couples looking for advice and support when it comes to budgeting or financial advice for their big day.
Hitched Wedding Planning Platform
The experts at hitched.co.uk present a panel of planning extraordinaires to answer your queries and ease your wedding worries. From venues viewpoints, to budget and time keeping must-dos, this exclusive panel of experts are on hand to help, so come prepared with your questions!
INSPIRED BAKES GALLERY
New for autumn 2017! The Inspired Bakes Gallery is coming to The National Wedding Show, The Inspired Bakes Gallery will showcase an array of delectable wedding cakes from the regions top cakemakers to help you choose the perfect wedding cake for your big day!