For 2018 weddings on Long Beach Island, or if you’re getting married next year, there are many local resources at your disposal! From bridal expos and wedding vendor events, help is within reach and we’ve gathered plenty of info. Read on for event details, wedding planning tips, and a list of great vendors on LBI.
Events and Expos for 2018 Weddings on Long Beach Island
American Bridal Show at Sunset Ballroom – September 28th 2018
The American Bridal Show at Sunset Ballroom will be on September 28th, 2018. If you’re a bride-to-be and you live in Ocean County, put this on your calendar!
Annual LBI Wedding Road Show & Party Planning Tour
This year’s event was held in April, but the next one is already in the works. F0llow the updates as they’re published by the Southern Jersey Chamber of Commerce and you can plan on going to the next expo.
Elegant Bridal Productions Expo
If you missed the 2018 Weddings on Long Beach Island Expo by Elegant Bridal Productions last May, check the schedule for the upcoming dates at a location in Ocean County. (They’ve listed dates in July, August, and October)
If you’re willing to travel outside of Ocean County to plan your 2018 wedding on LBI, there are many other options for you. Check online to see more upcoming bridal events for this year.
Best Vendors for 2018 Weddings on Long Beach Island
Your 2018 wedding on Long Beach Island will be a day that you will cherish for the rest of your life. Choosing vendors and getting the right help is a crucial step to bringing your dream to life. Check out these LBI businesses to help with all of your wedding needs. We also have a great list of 27 things to know before your LBI wedding, so check that out, too!
Spray Beach Hotel
Your bridal party will enjoy beautiful beach front views and ocean breezes at Spray Beach Hotel. The beach bar and oceanfront pavilion is a beautiful and convenient location to hang out before and after the main event. Guests can also visit the restaurants and bars on the property or take a short walk to dip their toes in the ocean. Visit their special offers page or contact Spray Beach Hotel for room rates as your celebrate your 2018 wedding on Long Beach Island.
Crust and Crumb Bakery
The Crust and Crumb bakery makes made to order wedding cakes, pies, breads, muffins, pastries, and more. The Crust and Crumb is located in Beach Haven, NJ.
Enchanted Celebrations offers everything that you need to capture every wedding moment. Services include photography, videography, photo booths and lighting.
You will look stunning on your wedding day. Lavish Spa has every beauty service that you and your bridal party could ask for in one location. Hair styling, traditional or airbrush makeup, eyelash extensions, and manicures and pedicures are all offered at Lavish Spa located in Beach Haven.
Lily In The Valley Florist
Fresh beautiful flowers for your wedding day are a must! From your bouquets and boutineers to flowers garnishing your cake, Lily In The Valley florist will make your day pop with beautiful petals of love.
Impulse Entertainment DJs
Your wedding music is one of the most special selections of your wedding day. Meet with one of the talented DJs at Impulse Entertainment and plan the sounds of your wedding day.
Best Tips on Booking LBI Hotels for Your Bridal Party
One of the best parts to 2018 weddings on Long Beach Island is the quality time you get to spend with people you love in a fun and free environment – the Jersey shore! (Or as South Jersey locals say, “the beach”) Your bridal party and out of town guests will delighted to spend a weekend at the beach on LBI for your wedding celebration. Where you arrange for them to stay is crucial. We have some important tips to share with you before you block out hotel rooms and your guests start making lodging arrangements. Get the scoop on the best hotels on LBI for your wedding!
Hotel Booking Tips: 2018 Weddings on Long Beach Island
- Choose an oceanfront hotel near your wedding venue (LBI is 18 miles long! Don’t let your wedding party and guests get too spread out!)
- Block rooms in advance, before summer (Memorial Day through Veterans Day is peak season on LBI)
- Pick a hotel with a highly rated on site restaurant (Sand Dollar is the best hotel restaurant in Beach Haven area)
- Narrow your search down to hotels with pools and you’ll have extra happy guests!
- Book a hotel with an elevator because you’ll have too much luggage to haul upstairs to your room. (Many LBI hotels are small, low-rise buildings and do not offer elevator access)
- Look for hotels that offer wedding planning and concierge services
- Consider the beachfront banquets idea for your rehearsal dinner, wedding reception, and meals throughout the weekend
- Ask about group discounts and multi-night hotel rates
Finalize Plans for 2018 Weddings on Long Beach Island
Countless happy brides and groups have already tied the knot at 2018 weddings on Long Beach Island this year! If you’re getting married on the Island this summer, you’d better finish setting your plans quickly! Hotels and wedding venues are getting booked up, and vendors have kicked into full gear for the busy season. Unless you’re planning for a winter wedding on LBI, it’s time to finalize those plans and get ready to celebrate and start your new life together!