Virginia Bride Magazine along with a selected ” Dream Team” of wedding vendors ran a six month contest for one couple in Virginia to win the wedding of their dreams!

The contest concluded on Sunday- January 22nd at their annual Greater Virginia Bridal Show in Roanoke- where the wedding will be held by local Roanoke area vendors.

During the five hour bridal show the expectation built as everyone breathlessly waited for the show to draw to a close.

At quarter to five- Virginia Bride’s publisher and show producer- Angeline Frame called to the stage- the members of the “Dream Team” wedding professionals who are donating their services for this amazing giveaway.

Thousands of entries that had been gathered for the past six months at other Greater Virginia Bridal shows held statewide by Virginia Bride Magazine- as well as Internet entries from were put into a huge raffle barrel and tumbled by DJ Wendell Witt of Music, Music, and More Music- one of the Dream Wedding sponsors.

Carolyn McMillan of McMillan and Wife Photography and Floral another of the Dream Wedding sponsors who helped create the giveaway- reached into the barrel of thousands of entries from around the state- and selected the winner.

The winner’s Heather and Scott who are from Roanoke had only been engaged for a week! Needless to say they are ecstatic and very appreciative of their good fortune.

Here is what they have won: the wedding and reception to be held at Sundara with all decor provided, table linens by Grand Rental, the wedding gown by Becky’s Bridal, catering by Blue Ridge Catering, wedding cake by Casey’s Cakes,  day of golf for the grooms party at The West Lake  Golf and Country Club photography, floral decor for ceremony and reception as well as day of wedding coordination by McMillan and Wife Photography and Floral, music provided by Music, Music, and More Music for the reception, transportation in vintage Rolls Royce by Prestige Limousine, first night stay at the Holiday Inn Tanglewood in bridal suite, six day five night honeymoon with airfare and accommodations at Sun Palace in Cancun Mexico and first year annivesary stay at The Ritz Carlton St. Thomas.

Winning the $35,000 Dream Wedding!" The Dream Team" with winnersThe Happy Winners!
" The Dream Team" with winners

The author: Angeline Frame

Angeline is the owner/publisher of Virginia Bride Magazine and the show producer for The Greater Virginia Bridal Shows. She has a degree in Public Administration and Psychology from Virginia Commonwealth University. A former model and wedding venue owner- she loves all things wedding , fashion and decorating. In her spare time she likes to write, travel and get new ideas to share with brides.
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