Where Stylish Weddings Start
Twenty six Expos have taken place with stunning success since 2002.
The Wedding Expo® invests extensive financial resources to reach bridal couples and their families and friends. In this regard, The Wedding Expo® ‘s marketing and PR team works throughout the year researching and staying current with trends to promote not only the show, but also the industry in feature articles and online platforms. Annually, The Wedding Expo® achieves over R20-million in media publicity.
The Wedding Expo®, created by founder, Amanda Cunningham, has become the premier national bridal marketing event in Africa and continues to grow each year. The Expo, created by founder, Amanda Cunningham, has become the premier national bridal marketing event in Africa and continues to grow each year.
From inception in 2002 with one show per year, the show has grown to two shows annually since 2005 and hosts up to 300 premier bridal service providers per show. Visitor numbers have grown attracting up to 15000 visitors per expo. Visitors come from all over Southern and Eastern Africa.
In 2015 The Wedding Expo® launched two additional shows in South Africa, one in Durban and one in Cape Town. The additional shows will ran on the exact same formula of success that the Johannesburg show has done since 2002. Growing through innovation and customer service.
Under the creative direction of Amanda Cunningham, founder of The Wedding Expo® , this is the must-go-to show for brides. The Expo helps brides, grooms and wedding guests navigate their way through the magical yet sometimes stressful production of planning a wedding.
Since 2002, The Wedding Expo® has become South Africa’s largest, most comprehensive and popular biannual wedding show, attracting over 15 000 targeted visitors to each Expo and showcasing over 300 luxury bridal companies.
For the newly engaged, wedding planners and even second-time-arounders, The Wedding Expo® is instrumental in making dreams come true.
We are currently accepting applications from industry experts for 2016 Expos in Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town.