THE biggest and best bridal expo in the province kicks off with its biggest and best wedding competition so far – one engaged couple stand to win a dream wedding for 200 guests worth R215000 at Slipperfields at The Herald Bridal Fair.
The annual competition has grown every year with thousands of eager brides and grooms-to-be sending in entries – and only original entry forms clipped from The Herald will qualify. (See the entry form on Page III for the full list of prizes and the terms and conditions.)
The winning entry will be drawn at The Herald Bridal Fair to be held at the Boardwalk Convention Centre on Sunday May 26.
The elegant country wedding venue Slipperfields is once again the venue for both the wedding service and reception. This includes a comprehensive service of linen, cutlery, crockery, and glassware.
Besides the venue, Slipperfields is also offering a suite for the bride to dress in, as well as a dressing room for the groom and best men.
The newlyweds will also stay over at Slipperfields on their wedding night, enjoying breakfast as Mr and Mrs the next day.
The Slipperfields prize also includes:
- Welcome cocktails for each guest and champagne for the toasts;
- Vintage bridal car;
- Decor to the value of R10000 from the Decor Company @ Slipperfields;
- A photo corner set up with props;
- Use of a smaller reception area for the wedding rehearsal dinner or engagement party (catering not included);
- Use of the terrace set up for a post-wedding breakfast (catering not included);
- Wedding favours per guest couple;
- Waiting staff and barmen.
To round off its prize package worth R73000, Slipperfields is also offering the services of a wedding planner to help the happy couple coordinate the big day.
Slipperfields also offers Inspiration, a cocktail and lounge area for use on the special day valued at R7000.
The food will once again be a mouthwatering three-course menu, including canapes, starters and main course for 200 guests prepared by Fat Cats Catering’s international chef, valued at R25000, with an additional candy buffet table valued at R5000.
Enjoy Productions will provide music and sound equipment worth R3500.
JA Floral will provide flowers which Decor Company @ Slipperfields will arrange for the tables and bouquets to the value of R6000.
This takes the prize value for the wedding reception for 200 guests up to a total value of R112500.
“And,” as they say in the adverts, “that is not all!” – because the fabulous prize also includes a honeymoon break, transport, photography, wedding dress, bridal retinue outfits, hair and beauty treatments, wedding stationery, jewellery, legal services, a cake and newspaper subscription.
Full details of the prizes on the entry form in The Herald newspaper