Largest Statewide Bridal Resource

The VAWE is home to Virginia’s largest network of wedding and special event professionals. Our business members are committed to making your wedding day the most amazing day of your life!

Bride Perks

Brides, couples, corporate event planners – we all LOVE a great offer or valuable promotion. Special thanks to all these businesses who have offered our audience a great deal!

Searchable Directory

Looking for a wedding planner? DJ? How about the perfect wedding dress? We’ve got them all! Check out our directory for the best wedding professionals.

Bridal Events

Check out all the services you need first-hand. Meet wedding professionals in a casual atmosphere at our networking events. Get information and register for the latest bridal shows and events.

VAWE is a one-stop-shop for brides!

VAWE | Virginia Wedding and Event Network

What sets the VAWE apart?

  • Largest statewide resource for bridal vendors and services
  • Central hub of information about bridal shows all across the state
  • Connections through multiple social media outlets (Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, etc.)
  • Twice-yearly printed guide – great resource for all brides!
  • Brides can meet & greet local wedding professionals at networking events, vendor fairs, and bridal shows
  • “Bride Perks” available for registered brides
  • Elopement Packages available
  • Services available for every need, idea, situation, and budget.
  • Happily Ever After services take you beyond the big day

VAWE Featured Experts!

Check out some of the amazing things our members are doing!

View Our Featured Experts

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    How the VAWE helps
    local brides:

    VAWE Network works with hundreds of local wedding & event professionals, making it easy for brides to find the vendors they need. Brides who contact us first (before selecting any vendors) are eligible for our bride bags filled with great gifts and hundreds of dollars in savings from wedding vendors. Brides/couples in all phases of planning can get a Happily Ever After Package full of savings and offers from local businesses, for a year of fun, date discounts, winery tours, anniversary planning, holiday planning, and information on merging your lives. Brides/Couples are encouraged to call our office or send us an email; we are here to help you during your planning. The services we offer brides are all FREE, we can help you if you have services you can’t find, if you have had a vendor cancellation, budget crisis, or any other type of “hiccup.” Give us a call for advise, assistance, and the FREE Happily Ever After Package and Bride Bag.
    Congratulations! You’re engaged & already envisioning your perfect wedding. We are here to help you get started planning your special day. VAWE Network has hundreds of local wedding professionals in our network for you to interview, preview, connect with and hire. Our members are locally owned/operated. If you have visited other wedding sites and entered one of our local zip codes you probably didn’t find many wedding services for our area. We specialize in providing local professionals for brides that live in your community, so that you can easily connect without a commute, have less hassle and support our local economy all at the same time.

    Please click on the directory to find the listings closest to you. You can find hundreds of wedding professionals through our preferred bridal shows. We offer all visitors to this site a copy of the printed directory, a beautiful local publication featuring a variety of vendors and services.

    We have compiled a directory that is full of the best wedding and event professionals in the area. You can search this directory by area, keyword, category, business name, or other searches. We can help you find the perfect professional you’re looking for!
    Search Our Directory
    Planning the perfect wedding can be a complicated process. Whether you’re having a small wedding, or a large event, our experts can help answer all of your questions. Check out our Experts Forum to find the answers to all your bridal questions.
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    Are you a wedding professional, looking to get your business in front of more brides? Do you have a unique service to offer local couples? Are you passionate about good service, a professional image, and supporting local small businesses? Then we want you! Consider becoming a member in the Virginia Wedding & Event Network to take your business to new heights.
    Become a Member

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