The Grand Palm Hotel promises a glittering Wedding Expo 2019

GABORONE, Botswana, April 2, 2019/ — The Grand Palm Hotel Casino Convention Resort in Gaborone will become a beehive of star-studded activity this coming weekend (April 5th – 6th) courtesy of the 5th annual Fashion without Borders fashion show including the annual Wedding Expo and Fashion show featuring well-known South African designer, Gert-Johan Coetzee.

Offering the best in ultimate business and leisure experience, this luxurious hotel offers 188 rooms and suites and is perfect for both business and leisure travellers. Fashion lovers with distinctive panache and discerning travellers alike are all expected to arrive in numbers at The Grand Palm Hotel Casino and Convention Resort for this year’s Wedding Expo 2019, which promises nothing but   fireworks.

Grand Palm Marketing Administrator, Samantha Bogopa

Whether it’s a lavish five-star affair or an intimate gathering of loved ones, look no further than the Wedding Expo 2019 for help with planning a beautiful and memorable wedding day, your way!

Those looking to learn a thing or two about planning a wedding or simply looking to marvel at all the utterly alluring models sashaying on the ramp, as they showcase this year’s best bridal wears are advised to head to The Grand Palm Hotel Casino and Convention Resort on Saturday 6 April 2019 between 10h00 and 17h00 for a look at the latest wedding trends and find your dream team of suppliers while you’re at it – from wedding dress designers and cake decorators to décor specialists and planners, you’ll find it all under one roof!

Fashion Without Borders (FWB) Creative Director, Serge Kabisoso, Grand Palm Hospitality Marketing Manager, Neo Nkele, Grand Palm COO Keletso Bogatsu, Samantha Bogopa and FWB MD Tebo Bakwena- Kabisoso

Quite exciting about this year’s Wedding Expo is that The Grand Palm Hotel has partnered with Fashion Without Borders  to host a fashion show around the theme, ‘Ready to Wear’, which will take place a day before on Friday, 5 April 2019.

“This year, we’ve partnered with Fashion Without Borders to showcase the work of some of Botswana’s most talented young designers for their fifth annual fashion show, as well as some of the continent’s most well-known designers, all on one tage.

12/04/2018 Actress Nomzamo Mbatha is wearing Gert-Johan Coetzee Showcasing on the 3rd day of the 2018 Spring and Summer SAFW. Pictures: Nhlanhla Phillips/African News Agency/ANA

As such, we are thrilled to have South African designer, Gert-Johan Coetzee as one of the headliners for The Grand Palm Bridal Fashion Show, which will take place ahead of the Wedding Expo,” said Neo Nkele, Hospitality Marketing Manager.

FWB MD Tebo Bakwena-Bakwena

Tickets to the Fashion Without Borders Fashion show happening on 5 April 2019 sell for P250 standard, P500 VIP and a VIP 3 day pass sells for P1, 000. Entry to the Wedding Expo on April 6 2019 costs just P25 and all proceeds will be donated to charity. Those looking to exhibit at this year’s Wedding Expo are advised to contact 363 76 07 for bookings. Pop Up Stall for Exhibition costs P700.

“This year’s event promises to be even more spectacular than the last, with plenty to see, do and eat, and loads of incredible giveaways in store for guests, so why why not make a night of it?Enjoy a stay at the elegant four-star Walmont Hotel from just P1035 per night, or a night at the three-star Metcourt Hotel from P830, with each package including accommodation for two people, casino FreePlay vouchers for two, and a  delicious breakfast.”

The Grand Palm COO Keletso Bogatsu

Make sure you don’t miss out on this glitzy, glamorous event and the chance to live it up in the lap of luxury for a night or two at The Grand Palm. For more information on The Wedding Expo 2019 and other exciting promotions, offers and events, visit www.grandpalm.bw or simply connect with The Grand Palm on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GrandPalm  

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