Global Wedding Awards 2020 - The Wedding Expo

Love is not cancelled:

How COVID-19 has shifted SA’s wedding industry and the couples involved

NOTICE OF EVENT CANCELLATION
The Wedding Expo have decided to take every necessary precaution in consideration of the COVID-19 worldwide pandemic. These actions are taken in line with the safety guidelines and regulations issued by the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs.

Therefore, with considerable forethought of the unfolding COVID-19 pandemic and the safety concerns surround mass gatherings, TWE has taken the difficult decision to cancel the upcoming expo at Sandton Convention Centre scheduled for 8 - 9 August 2020.

The sole purpose of The Wedding Expo is to showcase Africa’s finest wedding suppliers to the many soon-to-be married couples. We are passionate about local business, and as a result we are ethically obliged to protect and preserve the health and well-being of not only our brides and grooms but also all of the industry power houses who exhibit with us.

On behalf of the TWE organising committee, we want to thank everyone for their patience and understanding during these unprecedented times as we work diligently to ensure the smooth running of TWE for the future. To everyone at the forefront of this evolving pandemic, we stand in solidarity with you, and humbly thank you for your service.

upcoming expos

MARCH
2021

6 - 7 MARCH 2021
10 AM - 5 PM

AUGUST
2021

7 - 8 AUGUST 2021
10 AM - 5 PM

about us

The sole purpose of The Wedding Expo is to showcase Africa’s finest wedding suppliers to thousands of planning couples every year.

Passionate about local businesses and providing the platform to grow them,  we believe in extending our value chain so they too become a beneficiary of our networks.

As wedding industry front runners, with 18 years of experience, The Wedding Expo is still going strong and consistently striving more.

Our team is made up of a group of diverse, power-house women who are as passionate about the wedding industry as any newly engaged couple!

 

"I am constantly astounded at the incredible talent showcased in the South African Bridal Industry. This is an entrepreneur driven industry and the service providers are right up there with the best of the best on the international platform. We love working with and promoting these incredibly talented individuals and businesses."

 

Amanda Cunningham - The Wedding Expo Managing Director

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