Publication Date: Wednesday Feb. 9, 2000
Getting Married at Gump's Champagne and savories reception devoted
to ideas about wedding planning. Event includes a display of gowns from
Marina Morrison, Ltd., tips on hair and make-up from The Joseph Cozza
Salon and more than 50 experts in flowers, china, photography and catering.
Wednesday, Feb. 23, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. 135 Post St., San Francisco. $20.
Reservations required. Call (415) 984-9250.
Party & Wedding Faire Large bridal faire offers one-stop shopping.
Exhibitors specialize in cake and party food, floral and party decor,
photography and video, invitations, jewelry, music, travel and more. Thousands
of dollars in prizes will be awarded. Fashion shows will premiere the
season's evening wear, wedding gowns and men's formal wear. Sunday, February
27, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Fashion shows at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Concord Sheraton
Hotel, 45 John Glenn Dr., Concord. $7. No reservations necessary. Call
Bridal Event at Bloomingdale's Bridal registry event at Stanford
Shopping Center store with catered brunch, guest speaker from Wedgwood,
runway bridal fashions and local wedding experts. Sponsored by
Bridal Guide magazine. Sunday, Feb. 27, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. $15. Reservations
required. Call (650) 463-2125
The Great Bridal Expo For grooms as well as brides, the Expo presents
a wide range of retailers of interest to new couples. Expo also offers
a state-of-the-art multi-media fashion show and drawings for prizes. Sunday,
March 12. Two event-entry times: 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Fairmont Hotel in
San Francisco, atop Nob Hill. $7 in advance; $9 at the door. Call 1-800-422-3976.