The Hampshire



2020 DATES
Saturday 28th March
Saturday 23rd May
Saturday 19th September
Saturday 17th October

The Hampshire Wedding Boot Fair offers a modern element to the traditional wedding fayre. At the event you can visit around 40 stalls with newlyweds offering their special unique mix of wedding items for sale, local wedding suppliers showing a variety of new on trend ideas & simply classic and DIY tips galore.  

Of course no event would be complete without refreshments available, a free goody bag for brides2b as well as free parking.  You are sure to enjoy your visit! If your visiting alone or with your bride tribe, there is no need to pre-book, simply turn up and join us on the day. (Unless you fancy pre-booking VIP tickets)

About the event

For brides & grooms to be, it's the opportunity to create your dream wedding no matter what your style or budget. Inspiration and ideas can be found from the hand selected wedding suppliers offering their services to complete your day.  For the thrifty couple, you can bargain hunt thousands of pre-loved wedding items from newlyweds and their special day. You will also enjoy live entertainment, demonstrations and more!  As it's indoors as well as outdoors and a marquee, you can stay warm and dry whilst browsing around. Food and refreshments available on the day.

Free goody bags are given to the first 250 brides to be, filled with supplier info and treats. On the day it's just £2 for entry and there is no need to pre-book. VIP early entry is £5 (limited numbers), these must be pre-booked via the website.  Entry for VIP's is thirty minutes before the main doors open to the public, a gorgeous VIP goody bag with extra special contents... plus a drink on arrival for the bride to be. Open to buyers from 11:00am untill 3:00pm with VIP entry at 10:30am.

If you are a wedding business you can be sure of a lovely busy event with a buzzing, yet relaxed atmosphere. We like to encourage a variety of businesses both small and large. This gives brides to be a more exciting  and valuable experience.  The Hampshire Wedding Boot Fair gives you the opportunity to reach brides to be, not only looking for bargains but also inspiration and services to complete their special day.

Hants Events are holding this years wedding boot fairs at the Lockswood Hall in The Locks Heath Shopping Village, Southampton. We are holding four fairs throughout the year and we greatly hope to be returning to the wonderful Victoria House in Hamble in 2021.

The Venue

Buyers (Brides2B)

  • Open 11:00am - 3:00pm

  • Free Goody Bags for the first 250 Brides2B

  • £2 entry (under 12's Free)

  • Pay on the day unless VIP

  • VIP Tickets £5 for early entry & Special arrival drinks

  • Free Parking

  • Live Entertainment

  • Refreshments

  • Good Disabled access

Brides Selling

  • Set up 9.00am - 10:30am

  • Spaces available £23

  • Hundreds & hundreds of brides2B visitors attending

  • Support and assistance from Hants Events team throughout the day

  • Free Parking

  • Full details and booking in the link below

  • No need to fill in any pre-booking forms, simply book below!

Businesses & Suppliers

  • Spaces from £55 for the day

  • Flyers in goody bags.

  • Great opportunity to meet hundreds of brides directly in a buzzing, less formal atmosphere. 

  • Full details and booking in the link below.

  • Before booking, please email us to confirm there is availability for you to book a space.

Bookings for Brides & Exhibitors


Book VIP Bride Entry