THE BRIDE SHOW 2015 TO SHOWCASE THE LEADING CULINARY AND HOSPITALITY SUPPLIERS IN THE REGION
Dubai: Launching in January, BRIDE Abu Dhabi will feature a dazzling array of confectionary companies aiming to delight guests with colourful and artistic culinary creations; La Brioche is a charming French-style café, patisserie and boulangerie located on Abu Dhabi’s picturesque Corniche and will be exhibiting an assortment of wedding desserts, including layered cakes and a selection of bespoke designs. Further show pieces will include chocolate boxes and specially designed cupcakes, perfect as a wedding treat or a bridal gift.
Specialising in wedding shower designs, wedding favours, as well as pastries and chocolates, VIVIER is a luxury chocolate and souvenirs shop which will be displaying an indulgent selection of their Italian made chocolates including a large variety of trays and stunning hamper arrangements.
Two of the UAE’s leading catering suppliers will be participating in the exhibition; Royal Catering will be showcasing their vast array of wedding services that are all aimed to make the happy couples’ day truly magical and stress free. As well as its latest catering equipment, the Royal Catering stand will also boast a wide range of sophisticated crockery and cutlery sets, beautifully designed table settings, linens and mouth-watering catering menus. Emirates Hospitality Group’s catering team is a renowned specialist in delivering every aspect of traditional Emirati, as well as international, weddings. Experienced in satisfying the most refined tastes, the skilled team sources refined ingredients and prepare a wide variety of culinary styles to individual preference – from cosmopolitan flavours to the most authentic kosha-prepared, home-cooked regional dishes. This is complemented by lavish tableware, cutlery settings and floral décor, along with premium Dallah service (Arabic coffee), which will be on show at BRIDE Abu Dhabi 2015.
A whole variety of wedding venues and hotels will be participating in BRIDE Abu Dhabi, helping visitors to choose the perfect place to hold their special day. Al Hamra Village offers a unique destination located on the idyllic shores of Ras Al Khaimah, boasting 1.5km of private beach an 18-hole golf course, an indoor convention centre, a marina and yacht club and multiple speciality and standalone restaurants. Couples can wed both on the beach and over the lush green golf landscape, with the resort often compared to exotic travel destinations such a Bangkok and Goa.
Recognising that a special wedding often comes with a large price tag, the Novotel Abu Dhabi & Adagio Al Bustan will be showcasing at BRIDE Abu Dhabi with a variety of wedding packages. These are designed to provide a truly memorable experience while minimising expense and maximising convenience and comfort for both the happy couple and their guests. The hotel offers a 1,035 m2 ballroom (space for 750 guests) and guests booking the whole venue receive a free limousine ride from home to the hotel, plus a complimentary overnight stay in one of the hotel’s 13 suites.
Located only 20 minutes from the heart of Dubai, Desert Palm, provides a sanctuary and idyllic oasis for any wedding party and enables guests to experience a retreat outside of the hustle and bustle of the city and yet close enough to make it accessible. It offers a number of venue options including the Mediterranean style outdoor Olive Garden, which delights guests with specially imported 300 year old olive trees; the indoor Polo Rooms conference centre facility holding up to 300 people; as well as a number of villas and romantic spaces that can be transformed for intimate wedding parties. Experts from the venue will be on hand at BRIDE Abu Dhabi to assist guests with any wedding planning enquiries.
With companies signing up each day, prospective exhibitors are urged to confirm their interest, as there is only limited space available. With early tickets now on sale and going fast, BRIDE Abu Dhabi 2015 is looking to build on the success of last year and is set to dazzle guests with everything they need to plan the perfect wedding.
Both BRIDE Abu Dhabi and BRIDE Dubai 2015 will offer a one-stop shop for companies and consumers to explore and meet with suppliers, as well as indulging in a series of fun activities and events, such as sampling delicious desserts in the VIP Tea Garden and participating in a wedding cake master-class among many others.
BRIDE Abu Dhabi runs from the 28 – 31 January in the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.
BRIDE Dubai runs between the 25th to 28th March at Dubai International Exhibition Centre
Tickets are on sale now for BRIDE Abu Dhabi, visit www.thebrideshow.com/ to buy in advance and save 30% for a limited time only. Standard entry tickets are available for AED35, inclusive of entry and access to Fashion shows and Bridal & Beauty Theatre or for an extra special experience limited VIP tickets are available for the advance price of AED175 and include fast track entry to the event, a decadent high tea, access to VIP Tea garden, front row seating at fashion shows, priority access to Bridal and Beauty Theatre and exclusive pampering.
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About BRIDE 2015
Celebrating its 18th Anniversary this year, BRIDE 2015, the leading Middle East showcase for the best in the wedding, fashion, beauty, jewellery and honeymoon travel industries, is launching in Abu Dhabi in January and Dubai in March and is looking to build on the success of the 2014 events, which were attended by over 28,000 consumers and visitors.
Running from the 28 – 31 January in the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre and from the 25 – 28 March in Dubai International Exhibition Centre, the BRIDE shows are the region’s largest and most luxurious bridal and consumer lifestyle events and will offer a one stop shop for everyone from wedding organisers to couples and their families planning the big day.
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