14th annual Wedding Weekend will be Jan. 7-8
Outer Banks Wedding Association (OBWA) will sponsor it 14th Annual
Wedding Weekend in January.
event will kick off on Saturday, Jan. 7, with a self-guided tour of
wedding-related businesses, including ceremony and reception locations.
The weekend will conclude on Sunday, Jan. 8, after an Expo boasting the
largest vendor meet-and-greet in the Outer Banks area with more than
170 wedding vendors to answer questions for brides and their families.
one lucky bride will win "A Dream Wedding" giveaway valued at more than
year’s Wedding Weekend has many surprises in store for our brides-to-be
and one major surprise includes a cocktail reception on Saturday at
Duck Woods Country Club with a special guest appearance from David
Tutera of WE TV's “My Fair Wedding with David Tutera.”
the cocktail reception, Tutera will share tips on planning an
unforgettable, personalized wedding, give a behind-the-scenes look at
the most popular wedding show on TV, and offer insider advice on the
wedding planning industry. Tutera will also answer questions from the
audience and take photos with attendees.
the cocktail reception Saturday night, he will visit with OBWA members
Sunday morning before the Expo and then return to present one lucky
couple with the coveted "A Dream Wedding" courtesy of OBWA.
announcement will be made at the Expo, which will be located at First
Flight Middle and High Schools in Kill Devil Hills.
the Outer Banks of North Carolina has become one of the most popular
coastal wedding destinations in the country, the OBWA has become the
premier service organization for wedding professionals located in Dare,
Currituck, or Hyde counties. OBWA is the only not-for-profit, trade,
and marketing organization to represent the growing Outer Banks wedding
industry. Because of its high ethical standards and experience,
membership to the organization has more than doubled since its
inception over 15 years ago.
tickets to the wedding weekend expo, including the David Tutera
cocktail reception, are limited and on sale now at www.obxwa.com.
all-includsive tickets cost $95 per person and include:
more information about the Wedding Weekend or weddings on the Outer
Banks, go to www.obxwa.com.
Tour, Reception Sites and Business Open Houses
Jan. 7, from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.
Reception with David Tutera, Duck Woods Country Club, Southern Shores
Jan. 7, from 7 until 10 p.m.
Expo, First Flight High School and First Flight Middle School, Kill
Devil Hills. With an Appearance by David Tutera. Sunday, Jan. 8, from
10 a.m. until 4 p.m.
purchase includes a Registration Packet that contain a self-guided tour
brochure, the 2012 Outer Banks Bride Magazine, and an Expo Program.