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Win a Ticket to “Wedding Planning For Brides” Workshop

March 18th, 2013 by Jeannine

Win a Ticket to "Wedding Planning For Brides" Workshop

Onyx Bailey is the principal event designer, florist and eco-wedding specialist for Amoda Weddings. With 9 years of wedding planning and design experience under her belt, she’s decided to share her knowledge with brides to be at this Saturday’s “Wedding Planning For Brides” workshop at The Beaumont Studio. With this workshop, brides-to-be will be properly armed with the knowledge to plan all aspects of their wedding themselves.

Amoda Weddings - Photo by Snap Weddings

The Details

When: Saturday, March 23, 2013 – 10AM til 5PM

Where: The Beaumont Studios, Vancouver – map

Price: $368.00 – register here

Here is what will be covered in this Saturday’s event:

  • Amoda Weddings - Photo by Snap Weddings Top mistakes brides make and how to avoid them
  • Behind the scenes expert advice on planning a wedding
  • Prevent and prepare for last minute emergencies
  • Vendors – Trusted referrals, contract reviews, negotiations & the fine print
  • Location Selection – What to look for & what to ask about
  • Wedding Etiquette – Doing what feels right & keeping others happy too
  • Legalities – Marriage license, name changing, liquor license & more
  • Wedding Day Scheduling – Understand the logistics & eliminate problems
  • 30 Day Count Down – What you should be doing with each day
  • Money Saving DIY Projects – What to take on yourself & when to hire a professional
  • Menu Selection – How to make the most of your catering
  • Budgeting Breakdown and Money Saving Strategies
  • Décor Planning

You will also receive a Wedding Planning Workbook and Reference Guide to keep your planning on track, which features advice from a variety of vendors including Vancity Vendor Pure Magnolia, as well as Simply Rose Photography, Snap Weddings, and more. Also included is a delicious lunch served by Savoury City Catering, an additional follow-up appointment with an Amoda Weddings planner, a tour of the host venue (The Beaumont Studio), and a bonus DIY craft session with Natalie from The Wedding Workshop. There is a limited seating of 30 for this workshop so register quickly – each ticket costs $368 and can be purchased here.

Amoda Weddings - Photo by Yaletown Wedding Gallery

Who wants to attend this workshop for FREE?

Amoda Weddings - Photo by Snap Weddings Onyx has gladly sponsored 1 seat to a lucky Vancity Bride reader! Who’s ready to learn? Since the workshop is this Saturday, this contest will be shorter than normal… with a winner drawn on Friday, March 22nd… so before you enter make sure you are available on Saturday and keep an eye out on Friday when I announce the winner! See the revised rules and conditions below.

And the winners are…

Yes you read right… winners! Thanks to Onyx Bailey’s generosity… she has given me 2 tickets to give away so the lucky 2 readers are…

Suzanne S & @loribyork

Congratulations you two and please check your inbox/spam folder/twitter feed for my message and reply ASAP to get your names on the list! Thank you all for participating everyone and especially thank you to Onyx and Amoda Weddings for sponsoring this contest!

Contest Rules & Conditions

  • Amoda Weddings - Photo by Yaletown Wedding Gallery You must be a Metro Vancouver resident to enter.
  • The ticket is non-transferrable & you must be available to attend the workshop on Saturday, March 23, 2013 at the Beaumont Studio. The prize is only valid for the March 23, 2013 workshop. If you are unable to attend, no compensation will be given.
  • Upon entering this contest, you agree to release your email address to Amoda Weddings.
  • Each person can only have a maximum of 2 entries. For blog entries, you must provide a valid email address, and for Facebook entries, I must be able to send you a message if you win.
  • The contest will run for 4 days from Monday, March 18, 2013 to March 21, 2013. Entries will be accepted until Amoda Weddings - Photo by Yaletown Wedding Gallery 10PM on Thursday, March 21, 2013.
  • The winner will be drawn randomly on Friday, March 22, 2013 and will be announced on my blog, Twitter, and Facebook page.
  • I will contact the winner, but due to the quick turnaround of this contest, if I don’t receive a reply within 4 hours, a new winner will be randomly drawn. By entering this contest, you agree it is your responsibility to check the blog, Facebook page, and Twitter to see if you’ve won. Failing to claim the prize within 4 hours disqualifies you from the contest.
  • Winner’s name will be added to the registered list upon prize confirmation.
  • There will be no prize substitutions and it cannot be redeemed for cash. If the winner chooses to forfeit the prize or fails to claim it, no compensation will be given, and another name will be drawn.
  • Amoda Weddings is responsible for fulfilling their contributed prize.

Good luck to all and remember there’s still time to register if you really wanna check out this workshop!

All photos provided by Amoda Weddings

Photographer credits: Snap Weddings, Yaletown Wedding Gallery

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  • March 18th, 2013 at 2:17 pm
    Jeannine says:

    Comment from Michelle Au:

    I am so overwhelmed with all the little details. Any and all professional insight will help!

  • March 18th, 2013 at 4:27 pm
    Suzanne S. says:

    This would be an amazing workshop to go to! Right now I am trying to DIY not everything but certain things for my wedding next year. I would love to win this workshop to get ideas!

  • March 18th, 2013 at 7:48 pm
    May says:

    This workshop sounds so fun! I would love to get more insight on decor planning if I won the contest.

  • March 18th, 2013 at 10:32 pm
    Candace says:

    I am about to start planning my wedding and I’m not sure where to begin!! I definitely need help!

  • March 19th, 2013 at 6:49 pm
    Monique says:

    I’m DIYing my wedding right now!!! Would love the ideas!

  • March 20th, 2013 at 10:09 am
    Kristen S says:

    I have just started planning and would love some expert tips to make it a flawless & unforgettable day!

  • March 21st, 2013 at 10:04 am
    Lori says:

    I only have 4 months left to plan, I need all the help I can get!

  • March 21st, 2013 at 2:10 pm
    Maryna K. says:

    I’d love to win the workshop since I’ll be making so many DIY projects very soon and will need all the help I can get.

    Thank you for this opportunity!! :) ))


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