WHEN: VIP Night - $20 Admission per Attendee
Friday, July 8 from 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
An exclusive opportunity for brides to get first dibs at the gowns while enjoying hors d'oeuvres, wine, and mingling with top wedding professionals! Purchase tickets at http://babcaustin11.eventbrite.com.Raffle prizes include: Honeymoon package, DJ, restaurants, florals, and free engagement or bridal portrait with the purchase of a dress.
General Sale – Free Admission
Saturday, July 9 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday, July 10 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
WHERE: Hilton Austin
500 East 4th Street
Austin, TX 78701
WHAT: Making Memories Breast Cancer Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to granting wishes and memory-making events for men and women battling stage IV breast cancer, has kicked off its 2011 Brides Against Breast Cancer™ Nationwide Tour of Gowns and will be stopping in Austin on Friday, July 8 – Sunday, July 10 at the Hilton Austin. Local brides-to-be will have the opportunity to find their dream gowns at incredible savings while making wishes come true for metastatic breast cancer patients. The charity wedding gown sale will feature hundreds of beautiful wedding gowns donated by famous designers, retailers, manufacturers and individuals starting at just $199 and up, including hundreds of brand name and designer gowns, some valued up to $8,000! Tiaras, veils, crinolines and other accessories will also be offered. Making Memories is currently accepting wedding gown donations for gowns 2006 and newer. The gowns need to be shipped to the warehouse in Oregon. Visit www.bridesagainstbreastcancer.org for instructions on how to donate gowns.
In addition, while the Nationwide Tour of Gowns is in town, Making Memories will be searching for deserving residents in the area with stage IV breast cancer who would like their dreams fulfilled. Please direct deserving individuals to www.makingmemories.org to secure a wish packet.