Try, buy, book and hire everything you need for your special day at the UK’s Biggest Wedding Show! With over 170 wedding specialists from bridal boutiques and florists to jewellers and photographers! This is the ultimate wedding shopping experience! With all this and so much more to offer the show is a great day out for the whole bridal party!
Get Around Manchester
Getting to and from the National Wedding Show at Manchester Central is easy with lots of transport options available.
The closest Metrolink stop to Manchester Central is the Deansgate – Castlefield stop. Manchester Central is situated directly next to the tram stop making it the most convenient way to get you to the National Wedding Show.Metrolink connects Manchester Central to the main rail stations and with 92 stops around Greater Manchester; it’s a quick and easy way to reach the show this October.You must buy a ticket before you travel as tickets cannot be bought on the tram.
The Metroshuttle is a free bus service across the city centre with stops very close to Manchester Central, just hop on and off as often as needed. To find out more about the three Metroshuttle routes, visit tfgm.com/Metroshuttle
Manchester is at the heart of the region’s bus services providing an effective means of getting to the heart of the city. For bus service and timetable information visit tfgm.com
Getting to Manchester
Manchester is well connected by train with direct services running between London and Manchester every 20 minutes, and frequent services from many other major UK towns and cities. Visit nationalrail.co.uk or phone 08457 48 49 50 to find train times.
Transport for Greater Manchester can help you plan your journey online but also provide you with up-to-date travel information about local public transport and ticketing.Visit tfgm.com or phone Traveline 0871 200 22 33 for more information
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Manchester Central’s on-site NCP car park is open 24 hours and the most convenient option. If using a satellite navigation system – please follow the postcode M2 3GX. Information on planning a journey by car can be found at: www.theaa.com www.highways.gov.uk
SHOW OPENING TIMES
Saturday 22nd October 10am – 5pm
Sunday 23rd October 10am – 5pm
PLAN YOUR DAY
A days visit will save you months of planning stress and leave you with endless ideas and inspiration for your big day! From trying on and buying your dream dress from the thousands on offer, to hiring your venue, ordering your cake, booking your photographer, choosing your stationery and lots, lots more, The National Wedding Show is the only show for brides-to-be in the North West!
The show guide is every bride-to-be’s ‘little black book’ of the best wedding suppliers around. Every visitor can pick up a free copy of the show guide to take home, you can find them at the entrance to the show!
Be a VIP for the day
Start the celebrations early and enjoy a glass of fizz in the Champagne Bar or become a VIP to make your day extra special. Receive fast-track entry to the show, a goodybag full of cosmetics and a complimentary drink, as well as reserved seating at the Catwalk and unlimited access to the VIP Lounge.
THE WEDDING CATWALK
See the latest bridal, hair and accessory trends come to life on the stunning Catwalk show which hosts outfits for the entire bridal party.
FIND YOUR DREAM DRESS
With the nation’s largest collection of wedding dresses under one roof, The National Wedding Show at Manchester Central 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!
Rock n Roll Bride Collection
The Rock n Roll Bride Collection showcases specialist wedding suppliers, from bridalwear and accessories to stationery and venue styling all hand-picked by super-blogger Kat Williams.
THE DESIGNER FLOWER MARKET
Featuring displays and floral demonstrations from the UK’s leading florists, the Designer Flower Market will showcase an array of flowers to suit every taste and style.