Kent's most vibrant, exciting and inspiring wedding exhibitions. Our series of wedding fairs continues with The Kent Showground, Detling: 8th August. For information on forthcoming fairs, please click on the bars below. From each event page you may choose to Pre-Register to book your attendance. You may also view a list of exhibitors, find directions to the venue and print a map. Pre-Register now and gain fast-track entrance to avoid the queues!
Click here to download 2020 Exhibitor Information Pack
Visit The Wedding Experience for the ultimate wedding planning journey. These inspirational shows are the perfect way to meet a wide variety of trusted and established local suppliers face to face. This way, you can narrow down the people who offer the style and budget to fit your needs and whose personality matches yours and your partners. We pride ourselves on being all-inclusive to our guests and LGBT couples can be assured that our suppliers actively support same-sex marriage, civil partnerships and weddings.
Check out the dates for our wedding fairs which provide a great way to discover fresh ideas, amazing inspiration and helpful advice and tips. It’s the perfect way to browse for wedding dresses, suits, rings, invitations, photographers, venue décor and honeymoons, as well as live music and entertainment. And you’ll find some great special show offers and be able to enter competitions for the chance to win super prizes for your wedding day.
You’ll find the hands-on advice invaluable as experienced wedding professionals guide you through their range of services and tailor them to your venue ensuring your wedding day goes without a hitch. They appreciate that planning your wedding can be time-consuming, overwhelming and stressful! So attending a wedding fair from The Wedding Experience will give you the opportunity to meet with a cross-section of quality wedding industry suppliers – taking the strain out of planning your wedding. Not only will you have the chance to chat to a selection of Kent’s finest wedding suppliers, but you will leave with a ‘bag of inspiration’ our goody bags are filled with informative magazines, leaflets and a variety of treats for you to enjoy after your visit
Hear what our brides and grooms have said about their visit.
We present you with a glorious spread of all things bridal at some of our largest wedding fairs held at The Kent Showground, Detling, with 100s of exhibitors for you to discover. Each April and October, we host the South East’s largest wedding fair which is FREE to attend so you can bring the entire family without having to worry about costly tickets. Keep an eye on social media as VIP tickets worth £20pp are being given out as prizes by exhibiting suppliers – winning these will give you a more luxurious visit with a glass of bubbly, ice cream, ring cleaning service and a host of VIP treats and experiences. Take a look at our gallery and video pages so see what you can expect from your visit.
You will find stand upon stand of inspirational table settings and floral designs, cakes of every shape and design, and a host of services to suit your style and budget - everything you need, from the perfect venue to the most delightful favours and everything in between. So be prepared to be dazzled out of your wits with wedding inspiration and get that wedding to-do list ticked off.
If you are keen to source suppliers in between our wedding fair dates then you can rely on our Supplier Directory for a superb selection of professionals and use the contact form to ask you questions or seek quotations.
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Read the latest news and events going on at The Wedding Experience in our new Blog section. You'll be able to read about our up and coming events, the latest news within The Wedding Experience and tips for your big day.
In light of the Government Directive on social distancing, we are postponing our June event at The Kent Showground, Detling to Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th August 2020.
We will be putting in place special measures to create a safer environment and to avoid congestion. This includes extending the event over two days.
The June event at Hilton Hotel, Maidstone is also postponed to Sunday 15th November 2020
Wishing you and your families good health during these unprecedented times. 💕.