The National Bridal Market Chicago is actively ramping up plans for a four-day August program that will be a buoyant celebration of a resilient industry anticipating the coming of an extraordinary season.

Scheduled for August 22-25, designers and retailers will be welcomed to a 4-day trade show held on the 7th Floor Market Suites of theMART in Chicago in a new, easy-to-shop show set-up with everything conveniently located on one show floor, in one location.

In addition to the positive buying experience of shopping diverse collections of bridal gowns, bridesmaids gowns, bridal accessories, shoes, veils, prom/pageant wear, and jewelry, exciting on-site amenities and networking opportunities are also planned throughout market.

TheMART is also taking enhanced safety measures to ensure visitors peace of mind that include: enhanced air filtration, safe social distancing, crowd size management, healthy cleaning standards, expanded elevator accessibility, sanitizing stations and face covering requirements.

Discounted hotel rates as well as a brand-new contact-free registration will be available in late Spring.

First time buyers are encouraged to contact the Buyer Relations Manager, Sarah Hamilton at

For information about exhibiting at the August show, manufacturers should contact Jane Heflin at

For the latest info – visit the National Bridal Market Chicago website and sign up to receive emails directly from the National Bridal Market Chicago team.