Frequently Asked Questions

Gateway Wedding Show Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How do I get to the Gateway Center?
A: Click here for Directions.

Q: I'm a bride or groom. So, I get free admission. Do I have to go to the Box Office?
A: YES. Everyone, including brides and grooms, must go to the box office to receive a ticket stub for entry into the show.

Q: Why should I pre-register for the show?
A: Pre-registered couples will get a free ticket using code GWS! Only pre-registered couples will be eligible to win the Vendor Attendance Prizes. 

Q: How do I pre-register?
A: Click the link above to be redirected to the registration page. Pre-Registration is currently open  for the January Gateway Wedding Show!

Q: Where should I go when I arrive to Gateway Center? 
A: Go to the exterior Box Office.  Please have your pre-registration ticket ready for the box office. If you have not pre-registered, the cost is $7 per person at the door, and they will receive a Paid Admission Ticket. You will then be able to walk into the building and enter line for Check-In.

Q: Where is the Box Office? 
A: The box offices are located directly outside the main entrances in the front of the Gateway Center.

Q: What if I cannot find my confirmation email?
A: You can email or call us at 618.345.8998. Or the Box Office can check our Pre-Registered Brides List. 

Q: What is the cost of regular admission?
A: Regular admission is $5.00+ service fees online or $7.00 at the door on show day. 

Q: Are children allowed? What is the cost for children? 
A: Yes. Children 10 and Under receive Free Admission.

Q: What time should I get there?
A: The August 18, 2019 Gateway Wedding Show is from 1:00pm until 4:30pm. The show has an open house feel but, the first 200 engaged couples to enter the show recieve a Swag Bag! 

Q: What will the show feature?
A: The August Gateway Wedding Show features a Signature Cocktail Lounge, 100+ Area Vendors, Food Samplings, Dessert Samplings, Groom's Cake Decorating Contest, the 10th Annual Cake Dive with 5 Grand Prizes (including a free honeymoon)....and so much more!

Pre-Registered engaged couples will receive free admission with coupon code GWS & entry for a chance to win a vendor's attendance prize!

Regular Admission is $5.00+ Service Fees Online and $7.00 at the door. Children 10 and Under receive Free Admission.

Please print off your Registration confirmation and bring it with you to the show.


PLEASE NOTE: You will be taken to a third-party ticketing link for Pre-Registration of the Gateway Wedding Show. 

Have Questions? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions or call 800-289-2388.


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