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The North West Wedding Show

1-2 October 2022

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PREPARE TO BE INSPIRED ALL OVER AGAIN… THE NORTH WEST WEDDING SHOW IS BACK AND IN IT’S 12TH YEAR! 

 

Join us for the BIGGEST and BEST Wedding Show in the region!

Advanced tickets now on sale - For a limited time only - get your FREE bride or groom ticket*

Now in it’s 12th year, our flagship show is not to be missed! Prepare to be inspired as we showcase the leading wedding suppliers from across the North West and beyond. Regional, National and International suppliers all under one roof.

The North West Wedding Show is a weekend full of inspiration. Our catwalk shows are legendary! The Live Lounge has live performances from wedding bands and singers all weekend.

Treat yourself to the VIP experience and gain access to the VIP Lounge before the catwalk show of your choice for fizz and canapes before being escorted to your reserved seating.

 

SHOW OPENING TIMES:

SATURDAY 1ST OCTOBER – 10AM – 4PM

SUNDAY 2ND OCTOBER – 10AM – 4PM

 

  • Leading regional, national and international wedding suppliers
  • 120 exhibitors and brands+
  • 3 catwalk shows per day – highly choreographed and legendary!
  • Live Lounge and bar with live music and entertainment
  • VIP Lounge – treat yourself to the VIP experience, fizz, canapes and reserved catwalk seating
  • The Curious Place for the Alternative Couple
  • Exclusive Show Offers and discounts
  • Find your dream team of suppliers all under one roof
  • Street food and coffee vans available all day
WHO’S AT THE SHOW?
From high street to high end – find everything you need and want for your wedding day all under one roof, with exclusive show discounts from local, national and international wedding suppliers.
With Show-stopping feature stands, plus, The Curious Place for the alternative brides and grooms features exhibitors for couples looking for a non-traditional wedding.
LIVE LOUNGE
Live entertainment from leading wedding bands and singers performing throughout the day in the Live Lounge & Bar.
With Piano Bar Vibes – Enjoy a glass of fizz,  gin and tonic or a drink of whatever you fancy, whilst you find the perfect act to entertain your guests at your wedding.
UPGRADE TO THE VIP LOUNGE
Get the full VIP Experience and get reserved front row seating for a catwalk show of your choice.
VIP tickets gives you fast-track into The North West Wedding Show, access to the VIP Lounge 30 minutes a catwalk show of your choice, where you be served canapés and drinks provided by D’vine Catering, before being escorted to your reserved front row seats for the catwalk show!

Free Bride and Groom Tickets only valid when accompanied by someone with a paid ticket, must be registered online before 31/08/2022 11:59pm

* Please note:

• STANDARD TICKET - £10

(Price will increase 31/07/2022 11:59pm)

• VIP TICKET - £20.00 - Limited availability

(Price will increase 30/09/2022 11:59pm)

TERMS OF TICKETS:
• Free bride/groom ticket must be registered online before –  31 August 2022 at 23:59.
• Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferrable
• Free tickets are only valid when attending the show with someone who has purchased a standard ticket
• Free ticket cannot be used for VIP access
• Children 16 years and under are free standard entry
• Children and babies are not allowed in the VIP areas unless they purchase a VIP ticket

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From the south...

Virgin Trains operates hourly, direct services from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street (with a journey time of just over two hours). Other long-distance rail services also operate into Liverpool Lime Street station.

Exhibition Centre Liverpool is a 20-minute walk from Lime Street or a short taxi ride. You can also transfer at Lime Street onto the underground Wirral Line trains to James Street station (10 minute walk) or catch the CityLink Route C4 (7am – 8pm) directly to the venue. If travelling from outside Merseyside, you can catch an underground train to James Street station from Lime Street station, inclusive of the cost of your ticket.

Flying into Liverpool John Lennon Airport...

A taxi from the airport to the city centre will take approximately 20 minutes or the express bus service Route 500 will take approximately 25 minutes, dropping you off within a five minute walk of Exhibition Centre Liverpool.

Most Liverpool city centre bound buses will call at either Queen Square bus station (a 15-minute walk) or Liverpool ONE Bus Station, which is only a five minute walk to Exhibition Centre Liverpool.

The CityLink Route C4 bus links Queen Square bus station, James Street rail station and Liverpool ONE Bus Station to the venue. CityLink Route C4 operates every 20 minutes on Mondays to Saturdays and every 30 minutes on Sundays, between 7am – 8pm, with a maximum fare of £1 per journey. Merseytravel prepaid tickets, National Concessionary bus passes and Arriva day tickets are all valid on this service.

For up-to-date information on all bus, train and ferry services, call Traveline Merseyside on 0871 200 22 33, open 8am – 8pm, 364 days a year or visit www.merseytravel.gov.uk

For all car journeys it's best to follow the white on brown tourist route signs for the Waterfront. These signs are visible on the major routes into the city. Exhibition Centre Liverpool is situated on the Kings Dock directly adjacent to the south side of the Albert Dock. Upon arrival, the Kings Dock entrance is clearly sign posted.

From the North...

Leave the M6 at junction 26 and follow signs for M58 Liverpool. Follow to end of M58 and then take signs for A59 Liverpool. Continue to follow Liverpool City Centre until picking up signs for the Waterfront. 

From the South...

Leave the M6 at junction 21A and take the M62 to Liverpool. At the end of the M62 follow signs for Liverpool City Centre along Edge Lane, picking up and following signs for Waterfront. 

There is onsite parking and plenty of parking nearby, more information on driving to the venue and parking can be found here.

Travel

Frequently Asked Questions

We want our customers to have confidence in booking tickets to attend events at the M&S Bank Arena. This includes refunds on tickets for cancelled or rescheduled events and implementing Covid-secure venue measures. More information

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Accessible Bookings

To book accessible tickets please call our box office on 0344 8000 400 on the day that the event goes on sale - this applies to both presale and general sale. 

Our contact centre is open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

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Liverpool ONE

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