28th Annual Bridal Show presented by
Delaware Today, Main Line Today and Delaware/Main Line Bride

Event Summary

Delaware Today, Main Line Today and Delaware / Main Line Bride hosted The 28th Annual Bridal Show on Sunday, February 19, 2018 at the iconic Hotel du Pont in Wilmington, DE. More than 350 guests attended the event where 45 of the area's most respected wedding professionals provided insight and ideas on the latest wedding trends. Guests enjoyed a professionally coordinated fashion show, and were treated to tasty hors de oeuvres, door prizes, a complimentary copy of Delaware/Main Line Bride and the chance to win a 7-day Honeymoon Cruise for two!


    The event took place at the iconic Hotel du Pont, centrally located in downtown just of I-95 in downtown Wilmington, DE. The Hotel, built in 1913, offers historic charm and elegance with up-to-date amenities. The wedding professionals set up elaborate displays in the Gold Ballroom. The show closed with a professionally coordinated Fashion Show in the elegant du Barry room, just steps above the Gold Ballroom.

  • Vendors

    Brides-to-be were delighted to find many food, fashion, flower, and entertainment options to make their special day unique and personal. More than 45 companies were represented, including wedding venues throughout the state, hair, makeup, jewelry, flowers, travel, honeymoon fashions and much more!


    The professionally coordinated fashion show featured looks for the entire wedding party along with few on-trend outfits for post-nuptial honeymoon travel. The show featured more than 60 different looks from local shops including Claire's Fashions, Bella's YOUnique Bridals, Formal Affairs of Delaware and Nicole J. Boutique. Several local hair and make up professionals from salons including Bad Hair Day?, Noche Azul Spa, Ooh La La! -the Make-up studio-, and Sharif-Zaki Salon had the models looking their bridal best!


    This annual event would not be an ongoing success without the generous support of our sponsors. This year's sponsors included The Carriage House at Rockwood Park by Greenery Caterers, DuPont Country Club and Brantwyn Estate, Hotel du Pont and White Manor Country Club. Claire's Fashions was the Fashion Show presenting sponsor and Formal Affairs was the gift bag sponsor.