Grand Wedding Expo Gift Basket Winner!

Congratulations to Kristel Stowik and her fiancé Dennis who were the latest recipients of the RIWG gift basket drawing. Kristel’s name was selected from all of the entries submitted at the RIWG booth at the Grand Wedding Expo on January 29th held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick,RI.

The basket includes several hundred dollars in prizes and discounts including free admission for TWO to our very own Cocktails, Veils, and Tails wedding show being hosted by Wannamoisett CC on March 9th.

The following members graciously provided items for this gift basket: Rockstar Limo, Anthony’s House of Formals, Infinite Events, World Wise Travel, Arthur Murray Dance Center of Swansea, Newport Tent, and Sweet Streams Chocolate Fountains.

Cocktails, Veils and Tails: A Wedding Show Not to be Missed! – Thursday March 9, 2017

It’s official…Punksatawny Phil just saw his shadow.

If the idea of 6 more weeks of winter has you down, The Rhode Island Wedding Group has a little something to cheer you up and get you excited for SPRING!

Come join us for an intimate and informative night of fun, food, and great ideas designed to help you plan for your perfect day.

Cocktails, Veils and Tails
Thursday, March 9th from 6pm – 8pm
Wannamoisett Country Club
96 Hoyt Avenue, Rumford, Rhode Island

Your typical wedding show is a bit of a grind. 100 different vendors, hundreds of brides roaming the isles. Cocktails, Veils and Tails is anything but your typical wedding show. We limit ticket sales to just 75 brides, and every professional at the show is a member of the RI Wedding Group. For those lucky couples in attendance, this show affords the opportunity to mingle and discuss all aspects of your wedding planning with our RIWG members in an intimate and informative setting. This type of personal attention is a hallmark of our group and service that you can expect to receive from any RIWG member.

To make it even better…these fabulous professionals of the RIWG are donating thousands of dollars worth of services and prizes. That’s right folks, this is a wedding event you don’t want to miss.

Join us and take the stress out the planning process; have a cocktail,  and bid of some amazing silent auction prizes! 

Space is limited and it is never too early to get your tickets !  Click Here to Register Now!
Tickets are $10.00 in advance and $15.00 at the door – plenty of free parking!

As a non-profit organization, All proceeds will be donated to the Free to Breathe a partnership for Lung Cancer Survival.

Cocktails, Veils & Tails – A Fun and Intimate Bridal Show by the Rhode Island Wedding Group



Our signature bridal event is almost here. Cocktails, Veils & Tails, is your opportunity to have a fun evening out, filled with fabulous drinks, food and the best wedding professionals in Rhode Island. This year it’s all taking place at the historic Canfield House in Newport, RI, Thursday evening, the 3rd of November, from 6-8PM.

Take the opportunity to connect with our trusted group of wedding professionals in a low-key, no pressure environment. We limit the number of tickets available to just 74, to make sure you get the individual attention you deserve.

Plus, we love fun and food as much as you. Get pampered in the upstairs Beauty Bar by Katelyn Webb Beauty, strike a pose in Luke Renchan Entertainment’s Photo Booth, try tasty treats from Blackstone Caterers, check out fashions by Anothony’s House of Formals and so much more!

The Rhode Island Wedding Group is a collective of the premier wedding professionals in Rhode Island, and we are a not for profit organization. This year we’re thrilled to announce that the proceeds from the raffle, auction and this event will go to benefit the March of Dimes, because every baby deserves a fighting chance!

Cocktails, Veils and Tails is anything but your typical wedding show, Tickets are just $10 in advance, or $15 at the door, and can be purchased here.

We can’t wait to see you there!