NATCHITOCHES- Calling all brides-to-be! Would you like help planning the wedding of your dreams? Would you like to do it all in one place at one time? You can! Come join us at the Blush & Bashful Bridal Affair on Sunday, March 11, 2012 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Natchitoches Events Center located at 750 Second Street in beautiful historic Natchitoches. Admission is $5 for adults and free for children 12 and under.

The Bridal Affair will feature over 45 exhibitors representing top wedding professionals who offer the newest ideas in ceremonies and receptions. Exhibitors including photographers, videographers, caterers, florists, wedding coordinators, beauty consultants, and shops offering designer bridal gowns and tuxedos will all be under one roof, so bring your entire wedding party!

Brides will have the opportunity to meet with local and regional vendors. Imagine the convenience of securing necessary rentals and services, finding the dress of your dreams, choosing a beautiful tuxedo for your groom and groomsmen. But, don’t stop there -- You can also select unique invitations, wedding party favors, view photographers’ portfolios and best of all, sample cakes and cuisine from participating bakers and caterers. Having all of these options in one location can save you valuable time and money!

In addition to great exhibitors, the Bridal Affair will host a fantastic fashion show at 3 p.m. giving you and your wedding party the opportunity to see the latest bridal attire trends including casual wear, flower girl dresses, mother-of-the-bride dresses, tuxedos, bridesmaid dresses, wedding gowns and much more.

Ladies, don’t forget to stock your purses with as many ‘everyday items’ as you can in order to be prepared for the “What’s in your Purse Contest”, plus listen for many chances to win wonderful door prizes including hotel accommodations, wedding consultations, spa packages, gift certificates, honeymoon packages and much more! You will not want to miss this event that is guaranteed to make your wedding day everything you have dreamed of and more!

Limited exhibit booth space is still available. For more information about the show call the Natchitoches Events Center Director, Chris Post at (877) 238-7502 or email