Vancouver Bridal Registries and Upcoming Events

Something each bride and groom look forward to is the wedding gifts they will receive.  In all honesty, I don’t know one bride and groom who doesn’t get a little excited about the thought of registering to choose their household items.  It holds a certain amount of adrenaline, and Vancouver, Canada has a vast array of registries which include everything from household items to activities for you to enjoy on your honeymoon. 

Even Starbucks is on the list of bridal registries.  The gifts that a bride and groom can register for are endless. We’ve featured a few great places where you can register for bridal gifts. This will definitely give you the advantage!

The Bay Gift Registry  

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The Bay is the oldest retailer in the world and offers Canada’s largest selection of items for your registry.  The company offers years of expertise, and gift registry consultants to help couples each step of the way when registering for their gifts.  Registering with The Bay includes a gift of their “little white book” that provides you with the hottest brands and items as well as helpful tips and checklists.  Also offered are many helpful tools such as their countdown calendar.   This calendar is a 12 month guideline that will help you and your registry to plan the perfect schedule for your big day.  

Home Outfitters  

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Home Outfitters helps brides and grooms with handy tools to create the perfect registry with gifts that you want to receive and that your guests will enjoy giving.  The company’s motto is before you say your “I do’s”, we make certain you get your “I wants!”


Shoo-foo is a supplier of sustainable home linens, which include eco-friendly linens such as bamboo.  The luxury lien company offers $100 in store credit for every $500 guests spend on a couple’s registry.

Mountain Equipment Co-Op

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Mountain Equipment Co-Op offers the ideal registry for outdoor couples.  The company allows couples to create a list of items that they would like for their guests to purchase to help them celebrate their big day.  This company also offers tools such as notifications to family and friends to share their list.

Other wonderful Vancouver bridal gift registries include:

Upcoming Events

As the old saying goes “Get ready, get set, go!”  This season brides and grooms have more help than ever to prepare for their special day.  Following is a list of upcoming wedding planning events that are designed to help you find everything from photographers and caterers to dress styles and more.  The ideal of wedding planning events is to present the bride and groom with choices without them having to run from place to place in order to comparison shop. 

Victoria Bridal Fair  

Victoria Bridal Fair is being hosted at the Crystal garden in Victoria BC. It features 80 exhibitors, fashion shows and prizes.  Guests to the event will enjoy the opportunity to meet wedding professionals and to view stunning creations in bridal gowns, as well as the latest looks in mens’ formal wear.  Tickets are sold in advance.

Edmonton Bridal Show  

The Edmonton bridal show features over 100 exhibitors, fashion shows and prizes. It enables brides, grooms, family and friends the opportunity to chat with wedding professionals as well as see fabulous displays and magnificent creations of bridal gowns and mens’ formal wear.

A Wedding Affair

A Wedding Affair will be held Sunday, February 24, 2013 at the Whistler Ballroom River Rock Casino Resort from 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm.  The event is designed to offer guests’ ideas for wedding plans presented by featured exhibitors who are wedding professionals and suppliers who help brides and grooms to envision the wedding of their dreams.  Fine cuisine and wine is also offered from the River Rock.  Prizes which include a $5,000 Grand Prize will be given away the day of the event. 

Vancouver Wedding and Honeymoon Spring Show 

The Vancouver Wedding and Honeymoon Sprig Show will be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre East on April 7th, 2013.  The event will be presented by The Bay and is said to be the best Vancouver has to offer in wedding planning events.  The Vancouver Wedding and Honeymoon Spring Show will feature top wedding and honeymoon professionals who showcase the very best in Vancouver’s Wedding Industry.  Guests will enjoy plenty of inspiration, fabulous décor, culinary creations, luxurious dress, magnificent grand prices and more.