‘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
Photo: Hotel ZaZa
If you only attend one bridal show while planning your perfect wedding, this is the one: The I Do! Bridal Soiree at Hotel ZaZa is not just Houston’s only true all-VIP wedding showcase, it’s also a destination, a flight of fantasy…and one heck of a party.
And if you’ve been waiting to buy your very reasonably priced $25 all-inclusive ticket (fine food, cocktails, entertainment, tablescapes, cakes, one-on-one convos with top vendors, door prizes, giveaways and a killer swag bag for each and every bride), now is the time. Not only are tickets destined to run out very soon, but one lucky Houston bride-to-be who purchases her I Do! @ ZaZa tickets by 11:59 p.m. this Sunday will win herself a totally freakin’ fabulous Hotel ZaZa Weekend Romance + Spa + Dining package that includes:
- One weekend night in a legendary Hotel ZaZa “Magnificent Seven” Suite (based on availability)
- Dinner for 2 at Hotel ZaZa’s acclaimed Monarch restaurant
- $300 ZaSpa credit good for use during prize stay
- Breakfast for 2 in bed
Remember, tickets are strictly limited for our most intimate and cutting-edge bridal showcase of the year, and are selling very fast. Once they’re gone, they’re gone. If you’re planning a 2014 or 2015 wedding and could use a little R&R—by which we mean romance and rejuvenation, natch—we strongly suggest you snag your I Do! @ ZaZa tickets NOW.
Winner will be notified on Tuesday, Sept. 17.
Good luck…and see you at I Do!
Photo: Brennan’s of Houston
It’s the jewel in Houston’s considerable crown of fine-dining establishments. And next week, we’re fixin’ to send one of you fabulous Houston brides (and the date of your choice) to Brennan’s of Houston for a delicious dinner neither of you is soon to forget. To be automatically entered in our Brennan’s of Houston Dinner for 2 giveaway, simply buy those I Do! Bridal Soiree @ Hotel ZaZa tix—you know, the ones you were planning to snag anyway—by midnight this Sunday, Sept. 8, and you are entered in our contest. That’s it. No catch. Well, except for the catch of the day, which at Brennan’s might be anything from jumbo lump blue crab to whole roasted Gulf snapper. Mmm… You’ll also find plenty to tantalize your taste buds, as well as you hunger for wedding inspiration and gorgeousness, at the I Do! Bridal Soiree—Houston’s only luxury wedding event, and our most intimate and cutting-edge show of the entire year.
Once again, all brides who buy their tickets to Houston’s hottest bridal event by midnight Sunday are entered to win; winner announced Tuesday, Sept. 10 on Facebook. And remember, the I Do! Bridal Soiree at Hotel ZaZa WILL SELL OUT. It always does. Don’t miss it—or your chance to dine, on us, at legendary Houston eatery Brennan’s of Houston!