Bridal Confidential holds three online Cover Bride Contests one for the London/St. Thomas area, one for the Sarnia/Chatham area and one for the Windsor/Essex area.

Cover Bride Contest winners are determined by the highest number of points. The grand prize winners receive an all-inclusive trip for two sponsored by Transat, Travel Agents in Action and Bridal Confidential. They will also enjoy two full days of pampering from local businesses and the winning bride-to-be will be on the cover of our 2018/2019 issue.

There will also be a second place ,third place winner and so on!

PRIZES WILL BE POSTED SOON

London/St.Thomas Prizes  Windsor/Essex Prizes   Sarnia/Chatham Prizes

Contest officially opens September 15, 2017 & ends at 12:00 noon April 29, 2018.

HOW TO GET POINTS:
1. Attending Bridal Shows that we are affiliated with. Come to the Bridal Confidential booth to register for 1,000 points for attending.

2. Get ‘likes'(points) on our facebook page. A maximum of 500 ‘likes’ toward the contest . Each like is equal to one point.

3. By booking/purchasing from any business on our website or in our latest magazine available September 2017 for any of your wedding functions: Engagement Parties, Stag n’ Doe, Showers, Bachelorette Parties, Rehearsal Parties, Wedding Day! To receive these points please email details, a receipt or booking confirmation to lynda@bridalconfidential.com and she will get confirmation from the associated business and apply your points under your photo on our website’s contest page. Please let the businesses know you are a contestant.

4. By booking/purchasing from any business on our website for anything non wedding related.
NOTE: All of these purchases are given points by amount of dollars spent.
Spend $300.00 get 300 points- must email receipts! Maximum points awarded is 1000 for each receipt. Examples: going out for dinner; buy flowers for a friend; buying jewellery or clothes; getting a manicure/pedicure; etc.

At the end of the contest all of points will be added together and the contestant with the highest number of points will win the grand prize, second highest points will have first choice of the other prizes, third highest points will have second choice and so on….

All businesses are listed in our wedding directories (you can book or purchase from any business in all three of the areas we cover) Wedding directories are found along the top bar of our homepage at www.bridalconfidential.com  For our contestants convenience we have created a list of these businesses in alphabetical order in the areas that they are located.  As new businesses are added they will be posted here and in red.

Here is the link  :www.bridalconfidential.com/10831-2/

All of our services are listed below in alphabetical order with the number of points received per service whether for wedding-related or non-wedding-related.

*NOTE: If you host a party for one of our online/homebased businesses you will receive 1,000 points. If there are NO sales NO points.

Accommodations:
Bride & Groom – 500 points-wedding-related functions only
Guests – 100 per room booked-wedding-related functions only
Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000. MUST Email receipts!

Alterations/Tailoring
Wedding Gown – 300 points
Wedding Party Gowns – 100 points (per gown)
Mother of Bride/Groom – 100 points per person
Family Members – 100 points per person
Groom’s suit/tux – 100 points per person
Groomsmen/Family Members – 100 points per person
Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000. MUST Email receipts!

Bakeries
Wedding Cake – 700 points
Wedding Dessert Trays – 500 points
Shower, Rehearsal , or Engagement Cakes – 500 points
Shower, Rehearsal, Engagement Dessert Trays – 300 points
Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000 MUST Email receipts!

Banquet Hall / Venue / Restaurant
Wedding – 1,500 points for venue 300 points for ceremony
Stag n’ Doe / Shower – 1,000 points
Rehearsal Party /Engagement Party – 600 points each
Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000 MUST Email receipts!

Brewed Custom Made Beer – For any function
points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded 1000  MUST Email receipts!

Bridal Shops
Wedding Gown – 1,500 points
Wedding Party – 400 points per person
Mother of Bride/Groom – 400 points per person
Family Members – 200 points per person
Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000 MUST Email receipts!

Bridal Accessories
Other accessories whether wedding-related or non-wedding-related purchased are given points by amount of dollars spent i.e. Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded 1000 MUST Email receipts!

Bridal Registry (only 2 allowed for contest) – 500 points

Caterers
Wedding Dinner – 1,000 points
Late night food /appetizers / dessert tray/ – 500 points for each
Shower, stag n’ doe, engagement or rehearsal dinner – 600 points for each
Late night food /appetizers / dessert tray – 300 points for each
Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000 MUST Email receipts!

Celebrants/Officiants – 1,000 points

Chocolate or Fruit Assortments
Wedding – 500 points
Showers, Stag n’ Doe, Engagement or Rehearsal Party – 500 points each
Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000 MUST Email receipts!

Chocolate Fountains
Wedding/Showers/Stag n’ Doe /Engagement/Rehearsal Party – 1,000 points
Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000 MUST Email receipts!

Decorators
For any wedding function – 500 points for each service (not per item from each service) provided.
linens ,chairs covers, ceiling draping, entranceway, church decor, ceremony decor, centrepieces,
cake table, place settings, dinnerware, glassware,seating chart, etc.
Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000 MUST Email receipts!

Disc Jockeys
Music – 1,000 points
Lighting – 300 points
Ceremony- 500 points
Any additional service – 300 points each
Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000 MUST Email receipts

Financial Planners/Insurance
Bride & Groom – 400 points for each service/product

Fitness/ Weight Management
Bride/ Groom/Wedding Party – 700 points per person
All products purchased are given points by amount of dollars spent. i.e.
Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000 MUST Email receipts!

Florists
Bride’s Bouquet – 300 points
Bridal Party/ Family Members – 100 points per person
Throw Away Bouquet – 100 points
Table Centerpieces – 100 points per table
Venue/Church/Entrance-way – 100 points per area
Groom’s Boutonniere – 150 points
Groomsmen/Family – 75 points per person

Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000 MUST Email receipts!

Formal Wear/ Tuxedos
Groom – 300 points
Best Man/ Groomsmen/Ring Bearer – 200 points each person
Family Members – 200 points each person

All accessories purchased are given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points to be awarded is 1000 MUST Email receipts!

Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000 MUST Email receipts!

Gift Shops
All purchases are given points by amount of dollars spent . Maximum points to be awarded per receipt is 1000.

Golf Memberships
Bride and/or Groom only– 800 points per person

Gown Preservation – 500 points

Hair Salons
Bride’s Hair -600 points for wedding function only
Bridal Party’s Hair – 300 points per person – for wedding function only
Family Members Hair – 300 points per person – for wedding function only
Groom’s Hair – 200 points -for wedding function only
Groom’s Party Hair – 100 points per person-for wedding function only

All products & any additional services purchased are given points per amount of dollars spent.
Spend $50.00 get 50 points. Maximum points awarded 1000 MUST Email receipts!

Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000 MUST Email receipts

Invitations
Wedding Invitations , or any invitations- 600 points
Save the date; thank you cards; etc. – 300 points for each

Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000 MUST Email receipts!

Jewellers
Engagement Ring – 1,000 points
Wedding band – 1,000 points
Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000 MUST Email receipts

Ladies Wear
All purchases are given points by amount of dollars spent. Maximum points awarded 1000.

Lazer Hair Removal
Bride – 600 points-for any occasion
Groom – 600 points-for any occasion
Wedding Party – 300 points per person-for wedding only

Limousine For Any Function:
Stretch Limo – 700 points
SUV Stretch Limo – 850 points
Limo Bus – 1,000 points
33 or more Passenger Bus – 1,500 points

Make Up/ Facials
Bride – 600 points-for any wedding function
Bridal Party – 300 points per person-for any wedding function
Family Members – 300 points per person- for any wedding function
Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000 MUST Email receipts

Paintball :For Any Function
Bride – 600 points
Groom – 600 points
Wedding party – 300 points per person
Family members – 300 points per person
All products & any food/beverages purchased are given points per amount of dollars spent.
Spend $50.00 get 50 points. MUST Email receipts!

Photobooths:
For any function – 800 points

Photographers
Wedding – 1,000 points
Engagement – 700 points
Boudoir Session – 600 points
Personal Portfolio – 600 points
Family Photo – 600 points
Pet Photo – 600 points
Albums – 600 points

Real Estate
Purchase a home or sell a home through one of our businesses.
5,000 points.

Restaurants
Points according to amount spent. i.e. spend $100.00 get 100 points.
Maximum points awarded is 1ooo.

Rental Services :  For any Function
Portable Washrooms – 800 points each rental
Tents – 800 points per rental
Linen, Dinnerware, Glassware – 500 points per rental

Spas
Bride & Groom Package – 600 points- for wedding only
Bridal Party Package Spa Day – 1,000 points- for wedding only
All products / services purchased are given points per amount of dollars spent.
Spend $50.00 get 50 points. Maximum points awarded 1000. MUST Email receipts!

Non-wedding related is given points by amount of dollars spent i.e.
Spend $88.00 get 88 points. Maximum points awarded per receipt is 1000 MUST Email receipts

Teeth Whitening
Home Kit – 500 points
Teeth Whitening performed by dentist – 1,000 points(must be a client of Bridal Confidential)
Dental services are given points per amount of dollars spent.
Spend $50.00 get 50 points. Maximum points awarded 1000. MUST Email receipts!

Travel Agencies
Honeymoon – 1,000 points
Destination Wedding – 2,000 points
Other trips – 700 points
Book with Transat Air (not travel)and get an additional 1,000 points.

Videographers
Full day – 1,000 points for any function
Partial Day – 600 points for any function

Wedding Planning/ Consultants
Full day- 1,000 points
Partial Day – 600 points for any function

For each wedding service booked with them refer to that category for points awarded.

Wine-Making: For Any Occasion
each batch of wine – 400 points

Be sure to read our Rules & Regulations. Thank you for participating and GOOD LUCK!!!