Photo: Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston
What better way to kick off the New Year than with a big, fat, fabulous GETAWAY GIVEAWAY? If you’re getting married in Houston in 2014 or 2015, you’re likely already familiar with–and planning to attend–the incomparable I Do! Bridal Soiree at the Royal Sonesta Houston on Sunday, Jan. 26. After all, I Do! is Houston’s ONLY luxury bridal show and the only place to find everything you need for your big day, all in one VIP bridal event experience featuring fine food, fine wine and cocktails, entertainment, and the most incredible bridal couture runway show the city has ever seen.
If you haven’t yet snagged your certain-to-sell-out tickets to the I Do! Bridal Soiree @ the Royal Sonesta, now is the perfect time. That’s because one lucky bride who purchases her I Do! tickets between now and Sunday will WIN a fantastic Royal Sonesta Houston luxury romance package including:
- One weekend night Club-Level accommodations
- Complimentary evening appetizers and cocktails AND all-day beverages and snacks
- Enhanced luxury bath amenities
To enter, simply 1) Purchase your I Do! Bridal Soiree tickets by 8:59 pm CST Sunday, Jan. 5 AND 2) *Like* us on Facebook…if you haven’t yet, that is. One randomly selected winner will be notified next week, and announced on Facebook immediately after. Will it be you??
Good luck, darlings…and we’ll see YOU at I Do!
Imagine this: 32 acres of picture-perfect beach views, award-winning cuisine, and luxury service at its best… what more could you want for your big day? Located on Galveston Island along Seawall Boulevard, the lush San Luis Resort, Spa & Conference Center has everything you could dream of and more for your beachside wedding. Guests have the choice of indulging in 10 different restaurants, a luxury spa, a tropical heated pool with swim-up bar, and thirst-quenching martinis (as if the drop-dead GORG views weren’t enough). The San Luis Resort is your one-stop shop for event space, divine food and drinks, decor, favors, overnight accommodations, floral and linen rental, and more! With over 200,000 square feet of space, the resort is easily transformed into your fantasy beachfront ceremony and/or reception site.
AND HERE’S THE BEST NEWS OF ALL, BEACH BRIDES: When you book and have your wedding before March 31, 2014, you will receive a complimentary 30 minutes of passed hors d’oeuvre OR a complimentary wedding rental of the San Luis Resort beachfront gazebo AND you’ll be entered to win a weekend stay, spa services for two, dinner at Grotto, and a poolside lounge bed! Check out their website here or call 409.744.1500 for more information on how to plan your perfect waterfront wedding!
Photos: The San Luis Resort, Spa & Conference Center
‘Tis the season for giving thanks and we are so thankful for our awesome brides,who make what we do such a joy. Now it’s your turn: Tell us what you’re thankful for and you could WIN a luxurious weekend-night getaway for two at the downtown Houston’s chic boutique Magnolia Hotel Houston. You’ll have a chance to relax and get romantic in one of the hotel’s luxurious king bedrooms AND enjoy a lovely breakfast for two. Sound like a perfect weekend to you? It’s simple: Email us us a few words about what you are most grateful for and why. Email entries must be received NO LATER THAN TUESDAY, DEC. 3, and we’ll announce our winner on Facebook on Monday, Dec. 9. Good luck, y’all—and, once again, thank you from the bottom of our hearts.
Photos: Magnolia Hotel Houston
Photo: Smith & Wollensky
Picture this: mouthwatering dry-aged steak, prime seafood and award-winning wine. Sounds like a perfect date night, right? This week only we are offering you a chance to win a $100 gift certificate to Houston’s premier steakhouse, Smith & Wollensky,when you purchase tickets to Houston’s most exclusive bridal event. We’re talking fine dining at its best, from the moment you are welcomed by your hostess, to that first sip of Napa Valley Cabernet, to the last decadent morsel of chocolate ganache cake.
Here’s what else is superbly decadent: Weddings in Houston’s signature I Do! Bridal Soiree, coming to Hotel ZaZa on Sunday, Oct. 6. Not only is I Do! @ ZaZa the most beautiful bridal showcase on Earth, it’s also the best place to plan your perfect Houston wedding, all in one place, in a true luxury setting, with no hustle, no bustle (well, maybe a few bustles), just exceptional wedding expertise and inspiration everywhere you look. Buy your tickets by 9 a.m. this Monday, Sept. 30, and you’ll automatically be entered for your chance to win our Smith & Wollensky giveaway.
Remember, tickets will sell out, THEY ALWAYS DO. Get yours now, and get ready for WOW!
Good luck and see you at I Do!
On Sunday, Oct. 6, the doors to Hotel ZaZa will open to reveal the most extraordinary bridal event of the year. If you’re planning your 2014 or 2015 Houston-area wedding you won’t want to miss this breathtaking moment…or any of the three amazing hours that follow. You see, the I Do! Bridal Soiree at Hotel ZaZa isn’t your average wedding extravaganza. It’s an intimate, all-VIP experience, where brides and their guests indulge in fine cuisine, delicious drink, great entertainment—and the most divine floral, decor and bridal-couture inspiration a to-be-wed Houston gal could possibly imagine.
Tickets WILL SELL OUT. They always do.
Purchase yours by 9 a.m. Monday, Sept. 23 and you could win yourself the icing on the planning cake for the wedding of your dreams: a priceless “Love Story” film that tells the tale of your courtship and engagement, directed, shot and edited by one of the very best in the business—Aisha Khan of Houston’s Ama Photography & Cinema. This very special prize package includes up to four hours of on-location cinematography, resulting in a short film depicting the story of your love, in your words, and his (provided to you in both DVD and Blu-Ray format). We can’t tell you how excited we are to be offering this exclusive Weddings in Houston giveaway—almost as excited as we are to meet YOU at I Do! @ ZaZa.
Once again, all brides who buy their tickets to Houston’s hottest bridal event by 9 a.m. Monday are entered to win; winner notified Tuesday, Sept. 24.
Good luck, darlings!
Video [NOTE that video is for cinematography-sample purposes only; “Love Story” video will feature speaking]: Ama Photography & Cinema