Thursday, February 17, through Saturday, February 19
Be among the first to preview Oscar de la Renta’s Spring and Summer 2011 collections at the Bridal Salon at Saks Jandel this weekend. Call 301-652-2250 to make an appointment.
Get your favorite ladies ready for the big day at Hitched’s Amsale Bridesmaid Buying Soiree. The trunk show—where bridesmaids can save 10 percent on their dresses—lasts through Saturday. On Thursday, there’s a special event from 5 to 8, where they can save 15 percent. Call 202-333-6162 to make an appointment.
Friday, February 18, through Sunday, February 20
There’s a Badgley Mischka trunk show at Chevy Chase Bridal this weekend. Brides can take 10 percent off all gowns purchased at the event. Call 202-363-9301 to make an appointment.
Victoria Nicole’s classic, ultra-feminine gowns are in a trunk show at Betsy Robinson’s Bridal Collection. Call 410-484-4600 to make an appointment.
Sunday, February 20
The Maryland Bridal Expo, held at the Comfort Inn and Conference Center (4500 Crain Hwy., Bowie), showcases many of the area’s vendors. 11 to 4 PM. $8.
Amorpha Catering (1141 Elden St., Herndon), which offers many menu options, is hosting a complimentary tasting. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 703-938-3800 to reserve a spot. 1 to 4 PM.