During this year’s Gateway Bridal Show, the five lucky individuals that are chosen to participate in the 5th Annual Cake Dive will be destroying a cake carefully crafted by Artistry on Cakes live at the show!

Artistry on Cakes has been named #1 Wedding Cake Designer by Brides of The Knot. Stop by their booth and check out what they can do for you!  You can also visit their website at:


These lucky participants can also look forward to some fabulous prizes:

Prize #5: 6 Free Tuxedos courtesy of Willard’s Formal Wear

Prize #4: $100 Off Wedding Cake courtesy of Artistry on Cakes

Prize #3: $250 Off Bridal Gown courtesy of Champagne and Lace Bridal

Prize #2: Free Wedding DJ Package courtesy of Night Magic Entertainment

Prize #1: Free Honeymoon courtesy of Ambassador Travel & Cruises (airfare not included)

*Some restrictions may apply


Be sure to stop by the Gateway Bridal Show on August 10th from 1 to 4:30 p.m. for your chance to win!

Take a break from all of the stressful wedding planning, and come to the Gateway Bridal Show on Sunday, 8/10 to enter to win a honeymoon courtesy of Ambassador Travel & Cruises.  Five lucky brides will be chosen to compete in the 5th Annual Cake Dive. The grand prize winner will spend 4 days and 3 nights on an all inclusive trip Sunscape Sabor in Cozumel, Mexico! (Airfare not included.)

Ambassador Travel & Cruises can save you the headache of planning every little detail of your trip. Sit back and let the professionals do it! These highly experienced travel agents have the knowledge of all the hottest honeymoon destinations and can help you plan the perfect trip to celebrate your special day.

For more information about Ambassador Travel & cruises, please visit:

Join one of the hottest new trends by adding a photo booth to your wedding reception. This is a perfect way to get your guests up and moving, and its fun for all ages!

Upon arriving to the Gateway Bridal Show, you can look forward to ShutterBooth’s Step and Repeat! What’s a better way to start of your day than a photo with your entourage to take home with you?  Come with your friends and check out all the fun props, then instantly receive your pictures! It’ll be a day you won’t want to forget, so let ShutterBooth help you capture the moment.

ShutterBooth is here to provide you with a positive and rewarding experience. The possibilities are endless, and they are devoted to making your special day exactly the way you want it. Take your friends anywhere in the world with the green screen, or record a personalized message to yourself with the new Shutter Video, then share it with all of your friends on social media with Shutter Share. Check out to create your perfect booth.

Gateway Bridal Show is this Sunday, August 10 from 1 until 4:30 PM.

~Blog by Anna Barshinger

Your wedding day is a special one—so you deserve to look and feel your best! Medical Weight Loss just had their grand opening in Maryland Heights, Missouri on July 16th. Call in for a FREE consultation— they can help you lose weight, gain more energy and live a healthier life.  Their medical health team is dedicated to making a weight loss plan unique to your goals and needs.

Medical Weight Loss even has a Special Bridal Package, just for you! Visit for more information.

To learn more about the monthly specials, you can also visit their Facebook page at

Don’t forget to come to the Gateway Bridal Show on August 10th from 1 to 4:30 p.m. for your chance to win a $250 Weight Loss Quick Start Package and other great prizes!

You may have the perfect decorations in mind, but how can you really tell without actually seeing it right in front of you? A-1 Party and Wedding Rental is already a step ahead of you—check out the decorated Rotunda Showroom at the Gateway Bridal Show. You can see a full layout of various centerpieces, decorated head tables, archways, glassware and more!

Decorators on staff have knowledge of 100 different reception sites. Bring in your ideas to talk face-to-face with wedding professionals. Not only do they help you with finding the perfect rentals, but they help you throughout your whole wedding planning process. A-1 has the rental supplies you need for all types of weddings. From summer rustic decorations to elegant white lights, they can provide everything you need to make your vision come to life. Be sure to visit to find the latest wedding supplies and decorations!

The next Gateway Bridal Show is at Gateway Center on 8.10.14 from 1 - 4:30 PM.

~Blog post by Anna Barshinger


It's Sparkler Season! 

After a beautiful Fourth of July weekend, I’m sure you have spent plenty of time playing with fireworks, sparklers and more. No need to wait another year to do that again!

Many couples are ending their special day with a sparkler send off, surrounded by all of their friends and family. This currently trending wedding idea provides you with amazing photos and unforgettable memories. You can find extremely talented photographers to help you capture these moments as well as other hot trending ideas at the Gateway Bridal Show 
at Gateway Center 
on August 10! 

Beautiful Photos by:
Bolla Photography