Wedding fairs dates in Dorset & Hampshire

Wedding fairs are a great source of ideas for brides as well as a way of finding everything you need under one roof – and there’s bound to be one near you soon. So make a note of these dates. Dates may change, so check locally.

 

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Christchurch Harbour Hotel & Spa, Christchurch BH23 3NTn  (6 to 8pm)
Tel: 01202 400964
Email:

Website:

Wedding Open Event  where you can pop in for a complimentary cocktail and a chance to view this beautiful venue. Plan your special day with the wedding co-ordinators and chat to carefully selected  wedding suppliers.

Sunday, January 14th, 2018

The Italian Villa at Compton Acres, 164 Canford Cliffs Road, Poole BH13 7ES (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 01202 816074
Email:

Website: www.the-italian-villa.co.uk

See one of the UK’s favourite wedding venues set up for a wedding and explore all the possibilities for your special day. The Italian Villa at Compton Acres is a multi award-winning wedding venue with the grandeur and scope to host the most memorable day of your life. Set within the beautiful gardens and grounds, the elegant villa combines the ideal venue with a breath-taking location.  Licensed for marriages and civil partnerships, the Italian Villa is available for exclusive hire.

Sunday, January 14th, 2018

Weymouth Pavilion, The Esplanade, Weymouth DT4 8ED (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 01305 780909
Email: tasha@weymouthpavilion.com

Website: www.weymouthpavilion.com

Meet countless local suppliers offering their help and exclusive advice to make your wedding unique. You will certainly be able to get your creativity flowing and your plans moving. Admission free and a complimentary goody bag on arrival is available for all couples. Bridal fashion show at 1.30pm.

Sunday, January 14th, 2018

Solent Hotel, Rookery Avenue, Whiteley, Fareham PO15 7AJ (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 01329 227437
Email: info@pmnweddingfayres.co.uk

Website:  pmnweddingfayres.co.uk/events/solent-hotel-spa-2018/

A well established wedding venue showcasing over 50 first class exhibitors over two floors. See the venue first hand while discussing your requirements with their expert team. Browse the fair and chat to a fantastic array of exhibitors. Live music throughout the day by incredible live acts. £2 entry, children free.

Sunday, January 14th, 2018

Thistle Poole Hotel, The Quay, Poole BH15 1HD (1 to 4pm)
Tel: 01202 741650
Email: dawn@weddingdaze.co.uk

Website:  www.weddingdaze.co.uk

Local professional wedding suppliers plus a free prize draw, goody bags and exclusiveon the day offers and discounts. £2 admission or email for free admission.

Sunday, January 21st, 2018

Marriott Hotel Meon Valley, Sandy Lane, Shedfield, Southampton SO32 2HQ (11am to 3.30pm)
Tel: 02380 560073 or 07885 834476
Email:

Website:  www.weddingexhibitionspromotions.co.uk

 

Sunday, January 21st, 2018

Holiday Inn, Winchester, Telegraph Way, Morn Hill, Winchester SO21 1HZ (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 07894 915114
Email:

Website:  www.littlestarevents.co.uk

Gain wedding ideas and inspiration at this fantastic venue. With free entry, free arrival drink, free goody bags and over 30 wedding suppliers  – there’s even plenty of free parking available at the venue

Sunday, January 21st, 2018

Southend Farms, Wophams Lane, Donnington, Chichester PO20 7PS (10.30am to 3pm)
Tel: 01243 641247
Email: enquiries@southendfarms.co.uk

Website:  southendbarns.co.uk/our-2018-winter-wedding-fair/

Winter Wedding Fair designed to inspire brides and couples who want to create a winter wonderland themed day for friends and family to remember forever. The venue has handpicked wedding suppliers that offer high-end and distinctive services. The chosen suppliers have all been tried and tested by Southend Barns wedding couples, and will be on hand to showcase their services and answer any questions guests may have. Each guest will receive a free goody bag to take home, filled with useful information and ideas. Entry is free.

Sunday, January 21st, 2018

Sopley Mill, near Christchurch BH23 7AU (12noon to 4pm)
Tel: 01425 672586
Email: events@sopleymill.co.uk

Website:  www.sopleymill.co.uk

Have a look round the mill at its first ever wedding fair. There will be lots of our recommended suppliers attending for you to have a chat with and look at what amazing things they can do for your perfect DIY wedding. Free teas and coffees, supplied by recommended suppliers the Barista Bike and free refreshments supplied by Tom’s Event Bars. Red Cherry Catering will also be providing delicious street food outside.

Sunday, January 21st, 2018

Tylney Hall Hotel & Gardens, Rotherwick, Hook RG27 9AZ (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 01256 745522
Email:

Website:  www.luxuryweddingshow.co.uk

Bringing together a selection of the finest wedding suppliers and brides-to-be and providing a forum for people who share a passion for style and luxury. The hotel’s team of experienced wedding co-ordinators will also be on hand to answer any of your questions or take you for a tour of the hotel. Entry £5 or free if you pre-register through the website.

Sunday, January 28th, 2018

Holiday Inn, Southsea (11am to 3.30pm)
Tel: 02380 560073 or 07885 834476
Email:

Website:  www.wedding exhibition promotions.co.uk

 

Sunday, January 28th, 2018

De Vere Venues New Place, Shirrell Heath, Southampton SO32 2JH (11am to 3pm)
Tel:  01329 227437
Email:  info@pmnweddingfayres.co.uk

Website:  pmnweddingfayres.co.uk/events/

Visit this breathtaking Grade I listed house and see up to 55 top class wedding suppliers, situated over two floors and in the Manor House & Arden Suite, who will all help you to choose everything you need to make your wedding perfect.

Sunday, January 28th, 2018

Bartley Lodge Hotel, Southampton, SO40 2NR (12noon to 3pm)
Tel:
Email:  events@newforesthotels.co.uk

Website:  www.newforesthotels.co.uk

Showcasing what’s on offer for your special day at the hotel which is steeped in history and set in a stunning location. Whether it be an intimate wedding or an extravagant event, there will be a package to suit you and your vision for your dream day. Admission free.

Sunday, January 28th, 2018

Canford School, Canford Magna, Wimborne, Dorset BH21 3AD (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 01202 741650
Email: dawn@weddingdaze.co.uk

Website:  www.weddingdaze.co.uk

Local professional wedding suppliers plus a free prize draw, goody bags and exclusiveon the day offers and discounts. £2 admission or email for free admission.

 

Sunday, January 28th, 2018

The Kings Christchurch Hotel, Christchurch, BH23 1DT (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 01202 588933
Email:

Website:

Voted Wedding Venue of the year at the 2016 Dorset Wedding Supplier Awards, The Kings is a boutique and unique wedding venue with picturesque views of the River Avon, the ancient ruins of Christchurch Castle and the quintessentially English Kings Tea Garden and Bowling Green. Sample canapés and enjoy a celebratory glass of Prosecco as you plan your wedding.

 

Sunday, February 4th, 2018

Vintage Afternoon Wedding Fair, Mercure Winchester Wessex Hotel (1 to 4.30pm)
Tel: 07894 915114
Email:

Website:  www.littlestarevents.co.uk

With vintage music, a range of wedding suppliers all offering vintage ideas and inspiration for your special day as well as free entry, free arrival drink and canapes and the opportunity to book afternoon tea for two overlooking the cathedral. Vintage fashion show at 2pm showcasing vintage dresses and vintage hair and make-up styles. Free prize draw to win afternoon tea for two. Free admission and plenty of parking in the public car park two minutes’walk across the road.

Sunday, February 4th, 2018

Winchester Royal Hotel, St Peter Street, Winchester SO23 8BS (11am to 3.30pm)
Tel: 02380 560073 or 07885 834476
Email:

Website:  www.wedding exhibition promotions.co.uk

 

Sunday, February 4th, 2018

Best Western Chilworth Manor, Chilworth, Southampton SO16 7PT (11am to 3.30pm)
Tel: 07816 911310
Email:

Website:  www.pmnweddingfayres.co.uk

Set amidst 12 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds and with over 220 complimentary car parking spaces, the hotel is within easy reach of many local attractions and a matter of minutes from M3 Junction 14 and M27 Junction 4. See the venue dressed for a wedding and meet up to 50 local supplieres of everything you might need. Admission £2.

Friday, February 9th to Sunday, February 11th, 2018

Bournemouth International Centre, Exeter Road, Bournemouth BH2 5BH (from 5pm on Friday)
Tel: 0844 576 3000 for tickets – calls cost 7p per minute plus your provider’s access charge
Email:

Website:  http://www.bic.co.uk/

The BIC Wedding Show is back for 2018, its twenty-fourth year and the much anticipated annual event brings together hundreds of inspirational wedding and civil partnership ideas from over 100 experts, all keen to get involved with the big day celebrations. As always, the event promises to create a relaxed experience, designed to inspire couples planning their big day and help them tick off the all-important to-do list. The exhibition will feature an entertaining catwalk fashion show, unveiling styles and trends for all budgets. Visitors can consult wedding specialists about making the right choices to ensure a perfect wedding day. The weekend will see a full programme of events, with performances from wedding entertainers, and a Groom Zone for visitors to stop off for a break.

The Friday evening session (which starts at 5pm) is free to attend snf an all-day entrey ticket for Saturday or Sunday costs £5, with discounts for groups.

Sunday, February 11th, 2018

Mercure Dolphin Hotel, 34-35 High St, Southampton SO14 2HN (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 07816 911310
Email: jonathan@theholybridal.co.uk

Web: www.theholybridal.co.uk/wedding-fairs/

The Southampton City Centre Wedding Fair at the city’s oldest hotel, which is available for both ceremonies and receptions all year round. The events team will be among over 30 exhibitors available to meet on the day. Free entry, gody bags for brides.

Sunday, February 18th, 2018

Holiday Inn Titchfield, Cartwright Drive, Titchfield, Fareham PO15 5RJ (11am to 3.30pm)
Tel: 02380 560073 or 07885 834476
Email:

Website:  www.wedding exhibition promotions.co.uk

 

Sunday, February 18th, 2018

Lighthouse Arts Centre, 21 Kingland Road, Poole BH15 1UG (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 01202 741650
Email: dawn@weddingdaze.co.uk

Website:  www.weddingdaze.co.uk

Local professional wedding suppliers plus a free prize draw, goody bags and exclusiveon the day offers and discounts. £2 admission or email for free admission.

 

Sunday, February 18th, 2018

Sherwoods Restuarant, The Silverlake Stadium, Eastleigh FC, Stoneham Lane, Eastleigh SO50 9HT (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 07585  380403
Email:

Website:  www.theholybridal.co.uk

Over 25 exhibitors available to meet with on the day plus the centre’s events team. Free entry, free goody bags for brides.

 

Sunday, February 25th, 2018

Tylney Hall Hotel & Gardens, Rotherwick, Hook RG27 9AZ (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 01256 745522
Email:

Website:  www.tylneyhall.co.uk

 

 

 

Sunday, March 4th, 2018

Holiday Inn Eastleigh, Leigh Road, Eastleigh SO50 9PG (11am to 3.30pm)
Tel: 02380 560073 or 07885 834476
Email:

Website:  www.wedding exhibition promotions.co.uk

 

Sunday, March 4th, 2018

Norton Park Hotel, Winchester, SO21 3NB (11am to 3.30pm)
Tel:
Email:

Website:  www.captivatingevents.co.uk

Fashion show at 1pm, free prize draw for a spa break for two which includes accommodation for one night, lunch, dinner, full use of the hotel’s spa facilities and two half hour treatments. VIP tours available on request. Free goody bag. £2 admission, pre-registration available online through the website.

Sunday, March 4th, 2018

Littledown Centre, Chaseside, Bournemouth BH7 7DX (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 01202 741650
Email: dawn@weddingdaze.co.uk

Website:  www.weddingdaze.co.uk

Local professional wedding suppliers plus a free prize draw, goody bags and exclusiveon the day offers and discounts. £2 admission or email for free admission.

Saturday, March 17th, 2018

Wedding Boot Fair, Lockswood Community Centre, Locks Heath Shopping Village, SO31 6DX (10:30am to 1.30pm)
Tel: 07841 660177
Email: hantsevents@yahoo.co.uk

Website: www.hantsevents.co.uk

This event is not like a traditional wedding fair as this is an opportunity for you to create your own DIY wedding and find some hidden treasures that will make your day as individual as you are! So, whether you’re looking to buy or to sell some preloved wedding items, pop along and see what’s on offer.

Sunday, March 25th, 2018

Milton Abbey School, Blandford Forum DT11 0BZ (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 01258 881831
Email:

Website: eventsatmiltonabbey.co.uk/weddings

An English country garden wedding fair, where you can explore this historic venue set in the stunning Dorset landscape and chat to some of the best wedding suppliers in the county. Demonstrations take place all day with a fashion show taking centre stage in the grandeur of the 14th century abbey.

Sunday, April 15th, 2018

The Italian Villa at Compton Acres, 164 Canford Cliffs Road, Poole BH13 7ES (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 01202 816074
Email:

Website: www.the-italian-villa.co.uk

See one of the UK’s favourite wedding venues set up for a wedding and explore all the possibilities for your special day. The Italian Villa at Compton Acres is a multi award-winning wedding venue with the grandeur and scope to host the most memorable day of your life. Set within the beautiful gardens and grounds, the elegant villa combines the ideal venue with a breath-taking location.  Licensed for marriages and civil partnerships, the Italian Villa is available for exclusive hire.

 

Sunday, April 22nd, 2018

Best Western Royal Beach Hotel, St Helens Parade, Southsea PO4 0RN (11am to 3.30pm)
Tel: 02380 560073 or 07885 834476
Email:

Website:  www.wedding exhibition promotions.co.uk

 

Sunday, April 29th, 2018

Old Alresford Place, Colden Lane, Alresford SO24 9DH (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 07894 915114
Email: gem@littlestarevents.co.uk

Website: www.littlestarevents.co.uk

Meet local wedding suppliers who will be able to give you ideas and inspiration at this beautiful, unique venue with stunning gardens. Free entry. Free goody bags. Free Pimms on arrival. Live music.

Sunday, April 29th, 2018

Steeple Court Manor, Church Lane, Botley, Southampton SO30 2EQ (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 01794 368480
Email: contact@hampshireweddinggroup.co.uk

Website: www.hampshireweddinggroup.co.uk

 

Saturday, May 12th, 2018

Wimborne Square, Wimborne BH21 1JE (10am to 3pm)
Tel: 07715 293 080
Email:

Website: www.siennagraceweddings.co.uk

Wedding Fayre in the Square: a chic wedding style market in the heart of Wimborne. Meet friendly wedding suppliers and find out about some of the best wedding venues in this beautiful historic market town.  Get ideas and inspiration on how to add the wow factor to your special day. Entertainment stand with an amazing line up of music acts, all perfect for your wedding. Free entry and free goody bag for the first 50 brides. Car parking on the road is free for one hour or pay and display in one of the central carparks.

Sunday, May 13th, 2018

The Wedding Party Barn, Organford Lane BH16 6ES (11am to 3.30pm)
Tel:
Email: Claire@southcoastevents.co.uk

Website: www.dorsetweddingfestival.co.uk

A large-scale outdoor wedding fair with live music, a food court and lots of fun and games for all ages. Think of it like the biggest wedding fair you’ll go to in Dorset, add live music, chill out areas, food vans, shopping and loads of wedding ideas – THAT’s a wedding festival.

This is a must for anyone planning their wedding and the one event where the men will have something to do. As well as the usual wedding exhibition, there will be live music from bands and singers you can hire for your big day and an area where you can purchase snacks or lunch. Advanc tickets £3 or £5 on the day.

Sunday, June 3rd, 2018

Holiday Inn, Cartwright Drive, Titchfield, Fareham PO15 5RJ (11am to 3.30pm)
Tel: 02380 560073 or 07885 834476
Email:

Website:  www.wedding exhibition promotions.co.uk

 

 

Sunday, June 3rd, 2018

Hilton at The Ageas Bowl, Botey Road, West End, Southampton, SO30 3XH (11am to 3pm)
Tel:
Email:

Website:  www.pmnweddingfayres.co.uk

Over 50 top class wedding suppliers from all categories – all under one roof – with everything you could be looking for, for your special day. The luxury surroundings, stunning views and outstanding facilities will make a special day truly memorable. They offer extensive event facilities that can accommodate from 10 to 500 guest. They will have a range of packages at the hotel and Ageas Bowl to suit every wedding budget – from large, lavish celebrations to more modest affairs. £2 admission.

 

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

Holiday Inn, Leigh Rd, Eastleigh SO50 9PG (11am to 3.30pm)
Tel: 02380 560073 or 07885 834476
Email:

Website:  www.wedding exhibition promotions.co.uk

 

 

Sunday, July 1st, 2018

Coldeast Mansion, Southampton SO31 7YD (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 02380 560073 or 07885 834476
Email:

Website:  www.pmnweddingfayres.co.uk

Top local wedding suppliers showcasing throughout this stunning venue, which has been recently completely refurbished and their wedding & events team will be on hand to discuss all-things-wedding and show you around this wonderful building. £2 admission

 

Sunday, July 15th, 2018

Three Choirs Vineyard, Shedfield, SO32 2HL (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 01329 227437
Email:

Website:  www.pmnweddingfayres.co.uk

Around 40 top local wedding supplier showcasing throughout this stunning venue, which has been recently completely refurbished. The unique and intimate venue is a beautiful vineyard nestled among the vines and gentle rolling hills of Wickham – between Fareham & Southampton. The 40 acre estate is situated in the beautiful Hampshire countryside at the foot of the Meon Valley with vines that will provide a beautiful backdrop for your wedding photographs. Their outdoor wedding pavilion is licensed for weddings to take place in the heart of the vineyard and they have transformed a large beamed barn (where the wine used to be produced) into a lovely venue for a wedding reception. £2 admission

 

Sunday, September 2nd, 2018

Holiday Inn, Leigh Rd, Eastleigh SO50 9PG (11am to 3.30pm)
Tel: 02380 560073 or 07885 834476
Email:

Website:  www.wedding exhibition promotions.co.uk

 

 

Sunday, September 9th, 2018

Best Western Royal Beach Hotel,  St Helen’s Parade, Southsea PO4 0RN (11am to 3.30pm)
Tel: 02380 560073 or 07885 834476
Email:

Website:  www.wedding exhibition promotions.co.uk

 

 

Sunday, September 30th, 2018

Tylney Hall Hotel & Gardens, Rotherwick, Hook RG27 9AZ (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 01256 745522
Email:

Website:  www.luxuryweddingshow.co.uk

Bringing together a selection of the finest wedding suppliers and brides-to-be and providing a forum for people who share a passion for style and luxury. The hotel’s team of experienced wedding co-ordinators will also be on hand to answer any of your questions or take you for a tour of the hotel. Entry £5 or free if you pre-register through the website.

 

 

Sunday, September 16th, 2018

Autumn Dorset Wedding Festival, Longthorns Farm, Wareham BH20 6HH (11am to 3.30pm)
Tel:
Email: festival@southcoastevents.co.uk

Website:  www.southcoastevents.co.uk

Plan your wedding, in a festival atmosphere provided by the live music, finest outside catering and of course, wellies! What’s best is that everything you see is available for your own wedding. Longthorns Farm is a truly unique wedding venue with glamping, camping and Alpacas all on offer! Entry £3 ahead of the day or £5 on the day.

 

Sunday, September 30th, 2018

Holiday Inn, Southsea (11am to 3.30pm)
Tel: 02380 560073 or 07885 834476
Email:

Website:  www.wedding exhibition promotions.co.uk

 

 

Sunday, October 21st, 2018

Tylney Hall Hotel & Gardens, Rotherwick, Hook RG27 9AZ (11am to 3pm)
Tel: 01256 745522
Email:

Website:  www.tylneyhall.co.uk

 

 

Sunday, October 28th, 2018

Holiday Inn, Cartwright Drive, Titchfield, Fareham PO15 5RJ (11am to 3.30pm)
Tel: 02380 560073 or 07885 834476
Email:

Website:  www.wedding exhibition promotions.co.uk

 

 

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