Countdown on to bridal show

A $5000 honeymoon in the Maldives or a $2700 stay in a Samoan resort are two of the many prizes set to be won at this year’s With This Ring Bridal Show, which is less than three weeks away.

More than $17,000 in prizes are set to be given away at the show, which will be held at the Wigram Air Force Museum of New Zealand on August 27.

It will also feature the latest in bridal fashion, with two fashion parades on the runway during the show. They will take place at 11am and 2pm.

More than 80 wedding specialists are set to exhibit their services and answer questions.

They include all kinds of services from jewellers to caterers to photographers.

Organiser Mark Sinclair said the show would feature everything needed for a wedding from the engagement to the honeymoon.

“If you are looking for the last piece of the puzzle to complete your wedding or you have just got engaged, you need to be there,” he said.

As well as the honeymoon packages, prizes to be drawn at the show include an $849 Michael Hill Everlight diamond pendant and a $500 Executive Limousines Hummer or town car package.

•The With This Ring Bridal Show will be held at the Air Force Museum of New Zealand, Wigram, on Sunday, August 27, from 10am-3pm.

•Earlybird tickets, which include a free coffee and muffin, are available for $17 online at Or tickets can be purchased at the door on the day
for $20.