Wedding Showcase the Perfect Place to Plan Your Grand Strand Wedding

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It's never too early to start planning your beach wedding. In fact, it's never too early to start planning the planning of your beach wedding. So before you set the date and location for your big day, consider holding an elegant wedding at the Grand Strand's top resort in North Beach Plantation, and make a planning trip to Myrtle Beach for the Jan. 31 Wedding Showcase.

Held at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center, this annual event features all the most respected professionals and businesses in the local and regional wedding industry. From florist and photographers to dressmakers and DJs, prospective brides and grooms can assemble their wedding dream team by attending this event. Interview exhibitors and gather information from vendors so you can make informed decisions about who to hire and how to ensure that every aspect of your wedding experience is exactly the way you want it.

The Wedding Showcase features all the latest bridal fashion trends, including wedding gowns, bridesmaid dresses, mother-of-the-bride gowns, flower girl dresses, as well as tuxedos for the groom, best man, groomsmen, father of the bride, father of the groom, ushers, ring bearer, and anyone in your wedding party. You can sample wedding cakes and food from some of the best bakers and chefs on the Strand while checking out musical acts and DJs ready to perform at your ceremony. You can view the works of photographers and videographers; see designs by local florists and hair and makeup artists – all under one roof.

Perhaps the biggest advantage to visiting for the Wedding Showcase is the opportunity to meet face to face with the people who will be working to make your wedding day ideal. The fear of planning many aspects of your beach wedding by phone can be alleviated by meeting with vendors in person, and all will be on hand at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center to answer your questions and handle any special requests you might have. The ability to pick and choose the people you want to work with and develop a personal relationship with them will be invaluable as your wedding date approaches.

That's especially true of the wedding coordinators at North Beach Plantation, which has a talented and experienced staff dedicated to make wedding dreams come true. North Beach Plantation's courteous and caring wedding crew can walk you through every step, from selecting the right venue for your beach wedding and reception to picking the perfect menu for your gathering. Choosing colors, flowers, tables, chairs, napkins and much more are the sort of attention to detail and personalized service you can expect from North Beach Plantation, which also happens to be the ideal spot for a honeymoon.

North Beach Plantation is a luxurious resort located on the North Myrtle Beach oceanfront and a multi-year recipient of AAA’s exclusive Four Diamond Award. Featuring modernly decorated accommodations ranging from one- to three-bedroom suites in the twin towers and a wide selection of private cottages and condos, North Beach can host wedding parties of any size and taste. The oceanfront deck offers pools, hot tubs and a swim-up bar, and the property is home to the award-winning 21 Main Steakhouse & Sushi Bar for your formal dining needs and Cinzia Spa for a romantic couples massage or a variety of salon and spa services to get ready for the big day. Or go all out and book the best penthouse on the Grand Strand at The Bridge.

The Wedding Showcase takes place from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center. Admission is $12, although advanced online registration is only $10 at Guests can also request a meeting with North Beach’s wedding staff during your stay by visiting


(Posted: 10/12/15)