2016 Grand Prizes

~ Bridal Experience Package ~

Exquisite Fashions & Bridal

Jennifer Jacula Photography

Over the Edge Make
Up Artistry

Our brand new Bridal Experience Package Grand Prize will be drawn before the show for one lucky bride! The winner and four friends will receive a light brunch ($100 value) at Weddings on the Border on March 19th, compliments of the show, free admission ($50 value), and the bride will receive EXCLUSIVE access to the amazing dresses and deals from Exquisite Fashions & Bridal with a personal consultant, one hour before the show opens to the public! On top of that, the winning bride will also receive a free boudoir shoot at the exclusive and completely private Cottage Boudoir (by Jennifer Jacula Photography) including an album ($400 value), with hair and make up by the awesome Kelsie Peterson at Over the Edge Makeup Artistry ($150 value)! To enter to win this package, simply Pre-Register and indicate that you’re looking for dress shops under the “I would like to be contacted by the following types of vendors” section. That’s it! Please spread the word about this awesome prize, we can’t wait to give one of our local brides the Bridal Experience they’ve been dreaming of! Total prize value: Priceless! Or $700. 😉

Decor Grand Prize

Joyous Occasions Decor & More Inc.
 has put together a prize including a 20-30 ft backdrop of your choice and coordinating head table. Prize includes set up and takedown at all Lloydminster venues, additional fees may apply to out-of-town locations. Subject to availability. This prize is valued at up to $700!

DJ Package Grand Prize

Sundown Sound
 is giving away a DJ package worth $600! The package includes   hours of music. (Subject to availability. Travel extra. Non-transferable. Expires September 19, 2017.)

Cash Grand Prize

Happily Ever After Events and Jennifer Jacula Photography are giving away one $500 cash prize!

Floral Grand Prize

Flower Affairs
is giving away a $500 wedding florals package!

Limo Grand Prize

Black Magic Limo Service
is sponsoring a limo package worth $500!

Dress Grand Prize

Exquisite Fashions & Bridal
 is offering a $500 gift certificate towards the  purchase of a bridal gown!

Videography Grand Prize

BR Films
 is offering a Love Story video as a grand prize! The winning couple will receive their video on a DVD with a custom designed case & label, valued at $500! Here’s an example of a Love Story video: https://vimeo.com/100837979

Catering Grand Prize

Haute Cuisine Catering is donating a rehearsal supper for up to 25 people!  

Includes locations within a 75 km radius of Lloydminster. Non-transferable,  subject to availability.  Menu will be established in collaboration with the winning bride. Valued at $500.00!

Staycation Prize


The Hampton Inn by Hilton in Lloydminster has teamed up with  
Rock Creek Tap & Grill
 for a prize of a night in their awesome jacuzzi suite plus a $75 gift certificate to Rock Creek!

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2016 Exhibitors

Here’s our current line-up of incredible exhibitors! We are adding new exhibitors daily, so be sure visit our website at www.weddingsontheborder.com for the most up-to-date list!

Absolute Travel
Arbonne – Tara Anderson
Beach Body – Angie McLean
Beauteous Images Photography
BeautiControl – Shirley Spenst
Black Magic Limo Service
Cinnamon Grove Bakery and Cafe
Cliff Rose for Clothes
Crystal Lotus Spa
Danceland DJs
Dazzle By Dawn
Decorator’s Den
Exquisite Fashions & Bridal
Flight Centre Associates
Gel Moment – Mandy L’Heureux
Happily Ever After Event Planning & Decor
Haute Cuisine Catering
Investor’s Group
It Works – Karen Burant
Jennie’s Diner & Bakery
Jennifer Jacula Photography
Joyous Occasions Decor & More Inc.
Juxta Boutique
Kitchen Charm
Kitscoty Hall
LIMITLESS Esthetic Treatments
Living Skies Limousine
Lloydminster Agricultural Exhibition Association
Making Faces – Professional Makeup Artistry
Marsha Peacock Photography
Mary Kay – Angie Fedorchuk
Maz Entertainment
Natalia K Original Designs
One Tooth Activewear
Origami Owl – Shelley Scott
Picture It Photography
Pure Romance – Shannon McAvoy
PhotoBooth Central
Rainbow Systems
Rockin Entertainment DJ
Rodan & Fields
Rolling Green Fairways
South Hill Designs – Leslie Dyck
Stella & Dot – Jessica Lawrence
Sunlife Financial
Sunshine Travel Inc.
The Photo Box
Thirty One Gifts
Tupperware – Lori Bateman
Walkn On Water
We Coordinate Yours

More will be added soon!

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Photo highlights from our 2015 show

Full albums are available on our facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/weddingsontheborder, but here are a few highlights from the tradeshow and decor portions of this year’s show …

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Mocktail recipes

Left: Sweet Home Alberta. Middle: Your Lips Taste Like Sangria. Right: Bridal Blutini.

Left: Sweet Home Alberta. Middle: Your Lips Taste Like Sangria. Right: Bridal Blutini.

Your Lips Taste Like Sangria
1 Apple , Peeled and thinly sliced
1 Lemon, Juiced
1 Orange, Sectioned
3/4 Cup Cranberry- Grape juice frozen concentrate, Thawed
Tiny Pinch of ground cinnamon
3 Cups Seltzer water
In medium pitcher make the sangria mixer by adding the apple slices and lemon juice to the pitcher. Stir.
Add the orange juice, orange sections the cranberry grape and cinnamon. Let stand for at least one hour. Add seltzer just before serving. Serves 4 people.

Bridal Blutini
5 oz Blue Koolaid
1 oz coconut milk
1 oz pineapple juice
1 oz Ginger ale
Mix and add ice

Sweet Home Alberta
3 oz Fruit Punch over ice
Top with Ice
3 oz Blue Powerade
Top with Ice
3 oz 7 up

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We have so many people we need to thank …

FIRST, and ALWAYS, our families and friends who help us put on the show. Brendan, Jenny, Maria, and Kendra pitch in every year to help us put this on – and we also want to thank the folks we leave at home to watch the kids and keep the home fires burning, too! We love you, we owe you, we will bake you cookies!

We want to thank our amazing fashion show sponsors …
Maz Entertainment – Cody, you rocked our world, and we’re so excited to work with you again!
Bra Necessities put on an AMAZING lingerie fashion show for us! We wanna do it again next year!
Exquisite Fashions & Bridal sent some awesome dresses down our runway, and brought even more for our brides to buy at AMAZING discounts! We saw so many dresses go out the door with smiling brides!
Cliff ROSE for Clothes has been with us every year, making our male models look extra spiffy! Thank you Amanda and Dave!
Over the Edge MakeUp Artistry – not only does Kelsie do makeup for us every year, but she also models for us, too! We love you!
La Rouge Beauty Boutique was new to our dream team this year and she did an awesome job on make up!
Lakeland College Pre-Apprentice Hair Styling did the models’ hair for us.

Thank you Flowers on the Fly by Audina for the florals!

Thank you to our incredible, awesome, fierce volunteer models! We have the pleasure of working with a core group of ladies and gentlemen every year, and they are part of our show family! I’m looking at you Shane, Jenny, Cortney, Kelsie, Paige, Jenna, Michelle, Lis, Dana and Kirstin! We were so happy to add some new members to our show family this year – thank you to Shania, Harleigh, Shelby, Shannon, Anika, Tasha, Lorie, Dan the Man, Brandon and Keith!

Thank you Gil from Danceland DJs Music Services for keeping us grooving in the tradeshow building!

The wonderful, darling Ashton from Superior Show Service Inc. who did an incredible job setting up the tradeshow and working hard on his 21st birthday!

The staff at Lloydminster Exhibition Association for making everything run smoothly – you guys are awesome and always provide everything we need!

Thank you Bree from @B.C.P.hoto for manning our red carpet photo wall! You were awesome!

Thank you to Brittany from BR films for making our promo video for next year’s show! You always do awesome work and we can’t wait to see it!

Thank you to Carla and her girls for running the front for us and checking all of our brides in – Carla has been with us since the very beginning, and her smiling face is the first one you see!

Thank you to our grand prize sponsors, who allowed us to give away over $11,000 in grand prizes! Black Magic Limo Service, BR films, Bra Necessities, Country Cakes, Exquisite Fashions & Bridal, Flower Affairs – Lloydminster, Sk/Ab, Happily Ever After Event Planning & Decor, Hillmond Memorial Hall, Jennifer Jacula Photography, Lloydminster Agricultural Exhibition Association, Pole parties lloydminster – pole fitness, Premiere Event Management – Event & Wedding Design, Rolling Green Fairways Ltd., Sundown Sound Systems, Sunshine Travel Inc., Tronic Productions, and Whole Heart Photography by Stefani – Lloydminster.

Thank you to our show sponsors, who help make our world go ’round: Asana Muscle Therapy, Blackwoods Limousine, Decorator’s Den, Elevation, LloydFM, WayneFM, Lloydminster Source, Meridian Booster, Nurture All Natural Products, Sugar ‘N Spice, Vermilion Standard, Vermilion Voice, and Wainwright Star.

Thank you to Marie from Park Lane and Terry from Spring Lake Naturals who helped keep Jennifer caffeinated!

Thank you to all of our amazing exhibitors! We could not do this show without you, and we are grateful to each and every one of you for coming to our show and showing everyone what you’re all about!

Last, but not least, thank you to all of our brides, grooms and guests who braved the snowy weather and attended the show! We loved seeing you and chatting with you, and we wish for you all the very best for your weddings!

Jennifer Jacula & Kaylie Franklin
Co-organizers, Weddings on the Border bridal show

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Our poster!


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New Feature: Lingerie Fashion Show

We are so excited to finally be able to announce … Bra Necessities will be presenting “50 Shades of Fashion,” a lingerie fashion show, at Weddings on the Border at 2:00 p.m.! You do not want to miss this show! And be sure to stop by their booth inside the Alberta Building to pick up some awesome lingerie, Hanky Pankys, SAXX and more!

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Thank you to these 2015 sponsors:

Happily Ever After
Jennifer Jacula Photography
Whole Heart Photography by Stefani
Sundown Sound
BR Films
Flower Affairs
Country Cakes
Hillmond Memorial Hall
Sunshine Travel Inc.
Asana Muscle Therapy
Vermilion Voice
Vermilion Standard
Meridian Booster
Lloydminster Source
Rolling Green Fairways
Black Magic Limo Service
Lloydminster Agricultural Exhibition Association
Exquisite Fashions & Bridal
Cliff Rose for Clothes
Lakeland College Pre-Employment Hairstylists
Over the Edge Make Up Artistry
La Rouge Beauty Boutique
Maz Entertainment
Flowers on the Fly by Audina
Danceland DJs
Decorator’s Den
Sugar ‘N Spice
Nurture Products

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2015 Exhibitors

Accessories & Clothing
Aria’s Closet
Bra Necessities
Fadznfunk Purses
Joekalb Wear Trunk Shows with Mandy L’Heureux
SweetLegs Leggings – Debbie Dubeau

Bridal Gowns
Exquisite Fashions & Bridal
Icings Bridal Boutique
Natalie May Designs

Cakes & Edibles
Epicure – Kara Wakefield
Lloydminster Co-op Marketplace Bakery
Serotonin Chocolates
Steeped Tea

Catering to You
Four Seasons Tea House & Catering
Harvest to Home
Sigstad’s Prairie Catering

Decor Rentals & Decorators
Essence Events
Happily Ever After Event Planning & Decorating
Inspired Weddings & Events
Joyous Occasions

Disc Jockeys
Maz Entertainment
Danceland DJs Music Services

Dove Release
Flights of Fancy

Dirt Road Furniture
Kitchen Charm
PartyLite – Rose Marie Falk
Scentsy – Deb Elliott
Tupperware – Lori Bateman
Uppercase Living – Amanda Gallinger

Origami Owl – Heather Reid
Park Lane Jewellery – Joyce Jones
South Hill Designs – Leslie Dyck
Stella & Dot – Terri Tindall

Black Magic Limo Service

Make Up Artists
La Rouge Beauty Boutique
Crystal Lotus Spa

Make Up, Skin Care & Beauty Products
Arbonne – Tara Anderson
BeautiControl – Shirley Spenst
Complexion Skin Therapy
MakeUp Mischief (Jeunesse rep)
Mary Kay – Angie Fedorchuk
Nerium International
Nurture Products
Rodan & Fields
Seacret – Jessica McEachern
Spring Lake Naturals Inc.
Younique – Jelou Ann Conceja
Pending: Shoppers Drug Mart

Jamberry – Amanda Crittenden
Touch of Nails Gel Moment

Photo Booths
Epic Moments Photo Booth
Photobooth Central
The Photo Box


Dragon Hare Studios
Harvest Moon Photography
Jennifer Jacula Photography
Laurie Rae Photography
Loree Photography
Meghan Doering Photography
Michelle Larmand Photography

Sassy Stuff
Passion Parties – Shannon Mcavoy

Dream Journeys Travel
Sunshine Travel Inc.

Tuxedos & Suits
Cliff Rose for Clothes
Shaw & Co

Kitscoty Hall
Lloydminster Agricultural Exhibition Association
Lakeland College

BR Films

Weight Loss, Health and Fitness
Beachbody – Angie McLean
Herbal Magic
It Works – Karen Burant
Juice Plus – Stefanie McNeill
Young Living Essential Oils – Chasity Dougan
Le-vel by Thrive

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