FAQs


Attending

No, all our shows are free entry.

Yes, you are welcome to bring as many family and friends as you wish.

Yes, all our venues have ample free parking.

Our shows are from 10.30am to 3.00pm, with the exception of The Kent Showground in April and October, which is open from 10.30am to 4.00pm.

You may arrive at our shows from 10.00am if you would like to relax in the café and look through your wedding show guide and goody bag.

Yes, all our venues have a café where you can purchase drinks, snacks and lunch.

Some stall holders do, others may ask for a bank transfer or cash.

We have bridalwear sale events at The Hilton in July and Kent Event Centre in January where you can try and buy dresses on the day. At other shows you’ll find a wonderful bridalwear display to browse from a selection of top Kent bridal shops and you can book your in-store appointment with stockists of your favourite designer gowns.

Yes, children of any age are very welcome.

No, I’m afraid we do not allowed dogs into any of our wedding show venues.

Yes, all of venues have ramp access and the exhibition areas are all at ground floor level, with wide aisles and easy access.

You can view a list of exhibitors for each show on our website. Please click on the show you wish to attend and scroll down that page.

Happy people who are looking forward to planning your wedding day with you.

This can vary depending on the show and how much of your wedding you need to plan. Some people spend just half an hour at a show collecting information and reading it later, others can stay several hours at the show having detailed conversations with the stall holders about their wedding.

Sorry, there are no cash machines at our venues.

The wedding show will be well sign-posted, so you will find the entrance easily. When you arrive at the registration desk, the staff will assist and guide you from there.

Pre-Registration

No, you need toregister the couple getting married and you can bring as many guests with youas you wish.

Yes,of course. We will ask you to register their details – but you still can attendthe entire wedding show on their behalf.

Alternatively, you can ask the couple to pre-registeronline and then forward you the barcode.

Visit our website andclick on Pre-Register for the show you wish to attend.

Pleasecheck your junk box. If you find the email in there, please mark us as a safesender.

Otherwise, please email info@wedding-experience.co.uk and we willcheck if your email address is correct on our system.

Pleasecheck your junk box. If you find the email in there, please mark us as a safesender.

Otherwise, please email info@wedding-experience.co.uk and we willcheck if your email address is correct on our system.

The Wedding Experience will not share your data with other companies.

On registration, you will be invited to select one of the following options

  1. I would like to be sent confirmation details for the show(s) I have registered for and be added to The Wedding Experience mailing list to be kept up to date with future wedding shows.
  2. I would like to be sent confirmation details for the show(s) I have registered for, but I do not want to receive any other emails from The Wedding Experience.

If choosing 1.) you can unsubscribe from newsletters at any time using the link on each message.

Other

We are not currently looking for any full time staff; however we often need staff to work on the registration desk at The Kent Showground events. If you are interested in this, please email chloe_v_g@hotmail.com

Please email or call us:

Tel: 01795 844449

Email: info@wedding-experience.co.uk

Our shows are very busy from the time they open until around 1.00pm. We would recommend you attend after this time, but remember our shows close at 3.00pm (except for shows at The Kent Showground, which close at 4.00pm).

Kent Showground Events:

No, our shows areheld in the main arena. Some stall holders will have outside pitches such asmarquee and tipi businesses, bouncy castles, and similar outdoor displays.

There are many prizesto be won at The Kent Showground events in April and October, which you canenter on the day.