Fresh and contemporary, Love + Light Wedding Festival 2018 showcases North East Victoria’s best venues and most creative wedding suppliers, making the choice to marry in Rutherglen irresistible.
What: Love + Light Wedding Festival
When: Saturday 17 + Sunday 18 February, 2018
Where: Various locations, Rutherglen, North East Victoria: a three hour drive from Melbourne and four hours from Canberra. Albury Airport has flights from Melbourne, Canberra, Sydney and Brisbane.
Cost: $25 - Group ticketing options available.
Rutherglen’s premier Australian wine and food region lies at the heart of an innovative new wedding showcase, featuring an interactive destination trail that’s set to come to life on February 17-18, 2018. With all participating venues set up as ‘wedding ready’, Love + Light Wedding Festival offers the ideal opportunity for couples to see their best day as it unfolds - months ahead of schedule. The event will showcase Rutherglen’s best venues and most creative wedding suppliers including Mt Ophir, John Gehrig Wines, Tuileries, Ripe at Buller, Lake Moodemere Estate, Olive Hills, Pickled Sisters, Peppermint Studios, Jillian Franklin Designs, Bourke Hire, D&D Letterpress, TipiKata tipis, Dough Re Mi, Blissful Love, Little Red Robyn and more.
Love + Light brings together the vision of event director Georgie James, who set out to create a contemporary wedding fair that sparked the imagination of all involved.
“We want you to walk away feeling inspired and engaged, knowing exactly where to hold your special ceremony and how it’s going to play out,” Ms James said. “It’s going to be a tantalising treat that’s fun, engaging, light and exciting.”
Love + Light will launch with a runway special on the Saturday evening, followed by Sunday’s exclusive admission to stunning wedding venues including castles, wineries and gardens. Ms James said the event would provide an ideal opportunity for couples seeking a Destination Wedding in a region renowned for its world class food and wine.
“It puts North East Victoria on the map for couples from Canberra, Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne and beyond, who are seeking a celebration with all the pizazz, flair and atmosphere that makes for a day to remember,” she said.
John Gehrig Wines co-owner Meghan Gehrig said they were excited to be part of the new event.
“It showcases not only our unique venue but also the region and the suppliers to the industry. We can't wait to welcome the couples planning their big day when they visit us at Love + Light,” she said.
Tickets for Love + Light are $25, with goodie bags available for the first 200 ticket holders. Purchase 4 or more tickets in one transaction and save 10% on the standard ticket price. Get your wedding tribe together and make some great savings! Further information can be found via loveandlightweddingfairs.com.au, including ticket sales and full list of participating wedding suppliers.