Calling all brides and grooms

fbadvert with mcelhinneysSave the date! The Donegal News Bridal Fair in association with McElhinney’s, Ballybofey is taking place on Sunday 6th October. The Aura Leisure Complex Letterkenny will be transformed into a hive of wedding activity as bridal exhibitors from across the northwest showcase their wares.

The Donegal News team are delighted to be part of such an exciting time in the lives of local brides and grooms and to thank those that attend the event, the weekly newspaper has arranged for lots of special treats.  Firstly, the newspaper is privileged to welcome TV Stylist Clementine MacNeice who will be available to answer your bridal styling queries. You can ensure you have one-on-one time with Clementine by entering a competition to win a private consultation.

In addition there are hourly spot prizes, a free ‘something blue’ gift for the first 150 brides through the doors, special offers and discounts from exhibitors, competitions (such as weekend breaks and win your wedding transport) plus a fabulous catwalk show in association with McElhinney’s, Ballybofey.  This year’s show features beautiful bridal and bridesmaid dresses, occasion wear and groomswear. Special guest and stylist Clementine will MC the show so keep an eye and ear out for new trends and styling tips.


Door’s open at 1.30pm and close at 5pm giving you lots of time spend your Sunday afternoon chatting with exhibitors and watching the catwalk show. Remember that admission to the Donegal News Bridal Fair is absolutely FREE.

If you are a wedding related business there are limited spaces available at the Donegal News Bridal Fair, call Seamus or Roisin on 074 9121 014 or visit and click on the Bridal Fair link under ‘Features’.

Local bridal magazine, North-West Brides are taking part with their brand new winter edition at the Bridal Fair.

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