Where & When: Bridal Edition
Romona Keveza, a first-dance workshop, and bridal sample sales
Friday, May 13, through Sunday, May 15
There’s a Legends by Romona Keveza trunk show at Chevy Chase Bridal this weekend. The designer’s fall 2011 bridal collection is inspired by Jacqueline Kennedy’s White House days—Jackie O was once a client of Keveza’s. Brides-to-be save 10 percent on all orders made at the event. Call 202-363-9301 to make an appointment.
Love Couture Bridal (12500-B Park Potomac Ave., Potomac) is hosting a sample sale this weekend. You can find gowns by Pronovias, Lazaro, Stephen Yearick, and others for up to 70 percent off. Call 301-610-5683 for more information.
Saturday, May 14
Getting married a second time and not sure what you should do differently this time around? You might check out the Remarriage Showcase for Encore Brides at River Creek Country Club. The event kicks off with a Champagne brunch, followed by a vendor showcase and bridal fashion show. Buy tickets ($50) from the Remarriage Showcase’s Web site. 10 to 2.
Saturday, May 14, and Sunday, May 15
There’s a designer trunk show at May Jewelers (8032 Leesburg Pike, Vienna) this weekend, where you can save up to 50 percent on top brands. The store is also offering free consultations, henna tattoos, refreshments, and hors d’oeuvres. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your place.
Sunday, May 15
Georgetown Caterers is hosting its annual Spring Bridal Open House Sunday at Rockledge Mansion (440 Mill St., Occoquan). You can tour the property, meet with wedding professionals, and sample the caterer’s menu options. It’s free if you RSVP by Friday; you can also get tickets for $5 at the door. 1 to 3.
Check out a possible wedding venue this weekend when Bristow Manor (11507 Valley View Dr., Bristow) hosts a bridal show and open house. You can meet with wedding professionals and tour the golf club’s facilities, which can accommodate up to 250 guests. RSVP by e-mailing email@example.com. 1 to 3. Free.
Practice your fancy footwork for the big day at the Wedding Dance Specialists’ dance workshops this weekend. From 2 to 3:30, beginners can learn basic steps. Then, from 3:30 to 5, there’s a more advanced class that covers twirls, arm movements, and other moves for more seasoned dancers. The studio is in Alexandria; call 703-626-7016 for location details. Each workshop is $30.