Free Bridesmaids Movie Preview!

April 18, 2011 |  by  |  Bridal Events, Bridesmaids, Giveaways  |  4 Comments  |  Share

We currently have a free pass for you and a guest to attend the prescreening of the new Bridesmaids movie! Being chosen as a bridesmaid is such a special honor but it may not be an easy job, particularly if you’re the maid-of-honor. Watch the new Bridesmaids movie and you’ll discover all the pre-wedding fun one MOH goes through for her bride.

Date: Thursday, April 21, 2011
Time: 4:00pm (Must arrive by 3:00pm)
Location: Showcase Cinema De Lux Legacy Place
                   670 Legacy Place
                   Dedham, MA 02026
Age Requirement:  17+
How to enter: Leave a comment on this post (about anything) and head over to “Like” our Facebook page for your chance to win the prescreening tickets! Winner will be chosen on Wednesday, April 20, 2011.

You know this is going to be a great movie when it’s from the producers of Knocked-UpSuperbad, and the 40-Year-Old Virgin! Bridesmaids hits theaters May 13, 2011.

Disclaimer: You and a guest must have a photo ID to gain admittance. Please arrive no less than one hour before showtime. The purpose of this screening is for marketing research and admission cannot be guaranteed since the screening is overbooked to ensure capacity. As an audience at this screening, you may be recorded for research purposes and asked to complete a short questionnaire following the movie.

2011 Boston Bridal Bash presented by Boston Event Guide

March 22, 2011 |  by  |  Bridal Events, Bridal Fashion, Giveaways  |  No Comments  |  Share

Don’t miss the 2011 Boston Bridal Bash this weekend presented by the Boston Event Guide!  The event will be held at the Hyatt Regency in Boston.  Meet with wedding vendors and get some great ideas for your planning.  There will also be a fashion show and a cake dive.  Guests can also enter to win some great prizes, check them out below!


All guests will be entered to win great items valued at well over $3000

Wedding bands – Elyse Jewelers – $1500

Shoes and a custom Veil – Shoes to Dye For

6 private dance classes – Arthur Murray

Signature necklace – Stella and Dot

Trash-the-dress photo shoot – A Dream Picture – $500 value.

One night Stay – The Hyatt

Breakfast for two at Clink – Liberty Hotel

2 bottles of champagne – TSG Weddings
Thong of the month membership – French Dressing

$50 gift card from – Petit Robert

snack supply for your welcome bags – popchips™

Location: Hyatt Regency-1 Avenue de Lafayette-Boston, MA

Date: Sunday, March 27th from 11am to 4pm

Tickets: 2 for $15 until Friday, $20 afterwards, $25 day of if available


The Crate & Barrel Ultimate Wedding Contest

March 17, 2011 |  by  |  Bridal Events, Giveaways  |  No Comments  |  Share

If you haven’t already heard, Crate & Barrel is hosting the Ultimate Wedding Contest. Enter for your chance at winning some Crate & Barrel shop cards for runners up and a grand prize of a $100,000 budget wedding planned by celebrity planner, Yifat Oren. Couples have until March 31st to enter, then voting closes on April 30th. To enter, register at Crate & Barrel with your wedding registry totaling at least $2000 and submit a contest entry form. Entry forms consists of 3 photos of you and your fiance, your love story, sharing 3 important details of your Ultimate Wedding, and describing how you’d design and decorate your dream home. After that, the rest is up to you to get in the most votes. So head over to your local Crate & Barrel and get started or log onto their website for more information, but hurry, there’s only 2 weeks left to enter the contest. Good luck to all the contestants!

Wedding Faire at Commander’s Mansion

February 28, 2011 |  by  |  Bridal Events, Giveaways  |  No Comments  |  Share

Come join the Mikado Weddings team this weekend at the historic Commander’s Mansion in Watertown for the 6th annual wedding faire! You’ll have the opportunity to meet with some of Boston’s top wedding vendors, enjoy sampling treats, and the chance to win some amazing prizes. Mikado Weddings will be raffling off a free day-of-coordination package to one lucky bride. Also featured at this year’s wedding faire is the Beantown Bride Lounge. So come by and check it all out!

When: Saturday, March 5th & Sunday March 6th

Time: 1pm-4pm

Tickets: $5 (can be used all weekend – there are different vendors for both days. We’ll be there Saturday.)

Purchase your tickets through the Commader’s Mansion Wedding Faire link.

Beantown Bride Feature

January 7, 2011 |  by  |  Bridal Events, Engagement Shoot, Featured, Giveaways  |  No Comments  |  Share

A couple of months ago, we had the pleasure of working with the talented Tyra Bleek on a Vintage Engagement Shoot for a couple who won a free e-session through Beantown Bride.

Beantown Bride for more photos and details on all the other vendors that helped make this shoot possible!

Some other very exciting news we wanted to share with you guys – we will be at the Seaport Hotel on Sunday, January 9, 2011 for the Boston Wedding Show

Time: 11:30am – 4:30pm
Location: 200 Seaport Boulevard, Boston
Tickets: $15 or 2 for 1 through online registration

Come join us, A Healthy Balance, Beantown Bride, and many other local vendors as we celebrate the new year with all the brides-to-be. There will be a bridal show, live demonstrations, and prizes. Mikado Weddings will be giving away a free Day-of-Coordination Package to one lucky bride.

Did I mention that the bridal show will feature Chris Lambton, the local bachelor who said “no thanks”?!

Hope to see you all there! 🙂

Fall Bridal Shows from New England Bride

August 12, 2010 |  by  |  Bridal Events, Bridal Fashion, Giveaways, Venues  |  No Comments  |  Share

Brides- Reserve your tickets for the first fall bridal shows!

5 Lucky Brides who reserve FREE tickets will win $200 CASH and
each bride will have a chance to win a FREE Honeymoon!

for Our September Bridal Shows:

2nd Annual Raffael’s – Walpole Show – Wed. – September 15th from 6 pm – 9 pm

The Newly Renovated Black Swan Country Club – Georgetown – Wed. – Sept. 22nd from 6 pm – 9 pm

Great News! 5 Lucky Brides who pre-register will win $200 cash each!

And – all brides can enter to win a free honeymoon to Jamaica, plus,
$1000’s in door prizes.

Best of all – tickets are FREE online when you CLICK HERE and please enter PROMO CODE: SEP10

  • you can enter to win a free honeymoon and thousands of $$$ in door prizes!
  • meet the best wedding professionals,
  • enjoy great food
  • and great entertainment.
  • We’ll even print your door prize labels for you
  • Plus, Don’t Forget – 5 Lucky Pre-Registered Brides will win $200 each!

See you at the show!

Our Mikado bride, Stacie, will be hosting her wedding at Raffael’s in Walpole.  We can’t wait!