By Emma Ranniger
WHERE: The Alexis Hotel
WHAT: Brides for a Cause spends a charitable weekend at the Alexis Hotel with over 800 budget-friendly dresses. Proceeds help Wish Upon A Wedding host ceremonies and renewals for couples (like this local duo) facing monumental hardships and terminal illness together.
The nonprofit organization has over 800 dresses up for grabs, most averaging $500, some as low as $150. If it’s designer gowns you’re looking for, prices start at $500. Expect a spectrum of sizes and styles as well as veils and accessories at the same crazy low prices.
Gowns from 2008 onward can also be donated any time during the event.
WHEN: General admission is free Saturday, May 31 and Sunday, June 1 from 10 to 4. $20 tickets for sneak peek for two on Friday, May 30 from 6 to 9 gives you first dibs on dresses; reserve your spot online.