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2017 Dream Wedding Giveaway Rules

The Southern Maryland Wedding Guide and some of the industry’s finest wedding vendors are giving one lucky couple a Dream Wedding. Here is what the winner will receive so far (specific details with regard to each donation, including retail value, will be provided to the winner):

Here are the rules and how our giveaway will work:

  • The wedding date has been set. By winning the Dream Wedding, you agree to marry on Friday, July 21, 2017 using the donating vendors’ services.
  • You agree that any product or service request above and beyond the donation is your financial responsibility.
  • This must be both of your first marriage and wedding. (Either to each other or anyone else. No prior courthouse weddings and no wedding vow renewals please.)
  • At least one person of the couple must reside in one of the Maryland counties of Anne Arundel, Prince George’s, St. Mary’s, Calvert or Charles County
  • Both the bride and groom-to be must be 21 years of age or older.
  • By entering and/or winning the Dream Wedding, you agree to allow Southern Maryland Weddings and donating vendors to publicize this event (before, during and after) and to use any and all photographs, video, etc. in any future publication. (We will be featuring the Dream Wedding in a future print magazine and online at SoMdWeddings.com)
  • You must complete the Dream Wedding Entry form no later than Saturday, February 12, 2017 at 12:00 noon to be eligible.
  • Both of you must be present at the “A Bridal Affair” to be eligible for the drawing of finalists. (You must purchase and/or have a ticket for entry to the show.)
  • You must be able to provide proof of age and residency at the show (Driver’s License and/or valid ID will be used to verify this at the show if your names are drawn.)
  • Five (5) couples names will be drawn as finalists at the “A Bridal Affair” bridal show on Sunday, February 12, 2017.
  • The finalists will be required to appear for a video shoot where they will tell Southern Maryland why they should be the winners of the 2017 Dream Wedding Giveaway.
  • The week of February 20-26, videos will be posted online to allow the public to vote for the couple they would like to win the Dream Wedding. (Votes may only be cast by residences of the five participating Southern Maryland counties and only one vote per household.)
  • The winners will be announced no later than March 1, 2017.