Bridal expos in Chicago’s Southland

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Fair season: Bridal fairs are scheduled at several sites in the Chicagoland area this time of year. | File photo

Bridal Expos are scheduled in several venues across Chicago’s Southland in the next few months. More information about each is at the website within the entries.

Alsip - Windy City Wedding Show: Feb. 9 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago-Alsip, 5000 W. 127th St., Alsip. A fashion show at 1 p.m. features the latest dresses from House of Brides and David’s Bridal and formal wear from Men’s Wearhouse. More information is at

Matteson – The Bridal Sampler Wedding Expo: The event is Feb. 16 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Matteson Holiday Inn, 500 Holiday Plaza Drive, Matteson. The expo features vendors, workshops, giveaways, a fashion show, live music, spa services and more. More information is at

Oak Forest – The Bridal Boutique: Feb. 16 from noon to 3:30 p.m. Chicago Gaelic Park presents a bridal expo featuring 45 top-rated vendors. The event includes hors d’oeuvres, giveaways and a fashion show featuring David’s Bridal. Gaelic Park is at 6119 147th St., Oak Forest. More information is at (708) 687-9323 or

Flossmoor – Wedding Expo 2014: March 2 from noon to 3 p.m., Idlewild Country Club, 19201 Dixie Highway, Flossmoor, will host Wedding Expo 2014. Vendors include florists, bakeries, salons, DJs, photo booths, photogaphers and videographers. More information is at

Joliet - Bridal Expo and Fashion Show: March 2 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. the Holiday Inn Joliet Banquet and Conference Center, 411 S. Larkin Ave., Joliet, will offer the latest trends from local DJs, photographers, florists, limousine services and bakeries. It will also feature a runway fashion show, raffles and prizes. More information is at

Orland Park - Southside Luxury Bridal Event: April 27 from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Georgios Banquets, 8800 W. 159th St., Orland Park. A couture fashion show is at 2 p.m. More than 65 of the area’s most talented wedding professionals will be available to speak with all attendees. More information is at