A bridal show alternative complete with an emotional vow renewal ceremony, light bites, and a dance-party reception.

Yep, we host big, fake weddings to connect brides and grooms to the best local vendors.

Planning a wedding?

At each event, our “wedding guests” are brides and grooms who get to truly experience local wedding vendors in action.

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The Big Fake Wedding promotes small businesses and facilitates the opportunity for genuine connections to brides and grooms.

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“This company is changing the way future brides and grooms prepare to celebrate happily ever after.”

— Sheinelle Jones, The TODAY Show

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A Peek at 2018!

We’re getting all kinds of excited for our 2018 season! This week we will be announcing our full schedule, but until then we wanted to give you a peek at what’s in store for next year…

Event Highlight : The Big Fake Wedding San Diego

San Diego never fails to amaze us and The Big Fake Wedding San Diego was no exception. Our talented team of vendors completely blew us away with their brilliant creativity…

Event Highlight : The Big Fake Wedding New Orleans

New Orleans, we are your number 1 fans. This event’s fun inspiration board colors coupled with the vibrant fanfare of the city made Callie + Madison’s sweet love shine even brighter…

“I loved The Big Fake Wedding. I was just beginning the wedding planning process and had no idea where to start… I’ve already booked a bunch of the vendors from the event, and it took such a load off.”

— Erin, a Greenville bride

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The Big Fake Wedding® is a bridal show alternative complete with an emotional vow renewal ceremony, light bites and a dance-party reception. "Wedding guests" are brides- and grooms-to-be who get to truly experience the wedding vendors in action.

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