Great Bridal Expo is the nation's leading direct tot he consumer wedding resource with nearly 40 years of event production throughout the continental United States. Formed in 1978 by William F. Heaton, III. The Great Bridal Expo has become the premier national consumer bridal marketing event in the US and continues to grow each year. Its nationally sponsored tour crosses the US visiting major US cities reaching over 170,000 about to be married, their families and friends, actively involved in the wedding planning process. The event occurs in large, upscale convention hotels and convention centers and follows a trade show format. Everything for the wedding, honeymoon & home is featured. New York Style Bridal fashion show with processional runway models, orchestra and DJ presentations, and aisle after aisle of exciting and informative exhibits.