Taking a step back from the more traditional attractions for which San Juan island enjoys its unparalleled fame, island vendors, in association with experienced wedding planner Felicity Milne, are calling on all bridal couples to experience their wedding day fare at the ‘Isle Be Wed’ wedding show, which will be the first San Juan Island Wedding Show.
Hosted by The Island Inn, Friday Harbor’s newest luxury hotel, the San Juan Island Wedding show for 2012, is free to all prospective couples, and their entourage, who are seeking to use attractive locations coupled with the services of some of the most committed businesses the island has to offer.
Attendees begin their planning experience at the ‘Isle Be Wed’ welcome reception on Friday, January 27th from 6pm – 8pm where vendors and coordinators will be on hand to interact with interested parties in anticipation of the weekends’ activities. Saturday, January 28th from 11am – 4pm will see the main event take off in style with seventeen different vendors showcasing their services with the sole aim of making that big day as memorable as possible.
All aspects of the joyous occasion will be catered for, providing bright and novel ideas reflecting the importance of the day.
All aspects of the joyous occasion will be catered for, providing bright and novel ideas reflecting the importance of the day, co-0rdinating the event that’s right for the happy couple.
Christopher Mundus: With a keen eye and a passion for wedding day fare Christopher Mundus, of Mundus Photography, brings together skill and experience in capturing many of the islands most breathtaking locations ensuring memories as spectacular as the San Juan Islands themselves.
Spa b Bune: So much to do and so little time, take the stress out of it all by relaxing at Spa d Bune with friends and family. This premier spa features an array of indulgences designed to make life as comfortable as possible while preparing for the big day. A wide range of services facilitating all hair and makeup needs are also conveniently provided for the day itself.
Cynthia’s, of Course: Food, glorious food. What is a wedding without enjoying fine food with family and friends? Boasting over thirty years hospitality experience and a first rate crew Cynthia Burke endeavors to bring to the fore professionalism regarding event planning, rentals or creative menus using the freshest local products.
Sally Browne: Set the tone for that special evening with a classical feast for the ears. With a Masters of Music in performance on the cello and no stranger to wedding performance, Sally Browne will guarantee a relaxed and ambient experience.
Below is a full list of the wedding vendors and their websites:
- Cakes by Felicitations
- Pelindaba Lavender Farm
- Lime Kiln Point Lighthouse
- San Juan Vineyards
- Photography by Mark Gardner
- Mundus Photography
- Spa d Bune
- Archie Brooks
- Coho Restaurant
- Cynthia’s, of Course
- Sally Browne – Call (360) 378 4106 for more information
- Amanda Brast
- The Island Inn at 123 West
Words by Micheal H Gormley Photos by Christopher Mundus