VOTE AND ENTER TO WIN:
A two-night "Summer Getaway" stay at the Gaylord National at National Harbor ($800 value)
Prize must be redeemed by the deadline set on certificate.

THE RULES: Please nominate locally owned and/or operated businesses, unless noted. This ballot may not be used with any in-store promotion.
You must answer 15 questions.
Any perceived attempts at bloc voting or ballot stuffing will cause those entries to be disqualified. Businesses may not offer special discounts/services when asking customers to support them.
Only one ballot per person. All responses are confidential.
Ballot is not valid unless you include your name and email address.
Ballots must be submitted by July 31, 2018.
No purchase necessary.

Results will appear in the December issue of Richmond Bride.

PLEASE NOTE: All choices must be Richmond- or Virginia-based companies, or locally owned franchises.
Please provide your contact information to be entered to win a two-night stay at the Gaylord National resort at National Harbor.

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* 1. Please provide your contact information to be entered to win a two-night stay at the Gaylord National resort at National Harbor.

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* 2. We offer weekly e-newsletters filled with features, news, sneak peeks, events and special offers. Check the boxes below to subscribe.

Aisle A-Listers: RVA’s Top-Tier Bridal Pros
VENUES
Best New Wedding Venue (since June 2017)

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* 3. Best New Wedding Venue (since June 2017)

Hotel Venue

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* 4. Hotel Venue

Barn/Farm Wedding Venue

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* 5. Barn/Farm Wedding Venue

Outdoor Wedding Site

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* 6. Outdoor Wedding Site

Most Romantic Ceremony Site

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* 7. Most Romantic Ceremony Site

Hidden Gem Wedding Ceremony Site

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* 8. Hidden Gem Wedding Ceremony Site

Wedding Venue With Unique Personality

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* 9. Wedding Venue With Unique Personality

Wedding or Reception Site at a Historic Museum or Location

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* 10. Wedding or Reception Site at a Historic Museum or Location

Best All-inclusive Venue (catering, space, etc.)

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* 11. Best All-inclusive Venue (catering, space, etc.)

Most Budget-friendly All-inclusive Site?

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* 12. Most Budget-friendly All-inclusive Site?

Best One-stop Wedding Weekend Location (from rehearsal dinner to morning-after brunch)

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* 13. Best One-stop Wedding Weekend Location (from rehearsal dinner to morning-after brunch)

Best B&B in Virginia for a Wedding

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* 14. Best B&B in Virginia for a Wedding

Best Place for an Elopement in Virginia

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* 15. Best Place for an Elopement in Virginia

Local Site to Pop the Question

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* 16. Local Site to Pop the Question

Rehearsal Dinner Location

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* 17. Rehearsal Dinner Location

Bridal Luncheon Location

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* 18. Bridal Luncheon Location

Place to Hold a Bridal Shower

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* 19. Place to Hold a Bridal Shower

Place to Hold a Bachelorette Party

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* 20. Place to Hold a Bachelorette Party

Place to Hold a Bachelor Party

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* 21. Place to Hold a Bachelor Party

Best Place to Hold a Welcome Reception for Your Guests

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* 22. Best Place to Hold a Welcome Reception for Your Guests

Reception Location for a Small Wedding

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* 23. Reception Location for a Small Wedding

Reception Location for a Large Wedding

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* 24. Reception Location for a Large Wedding

Under-the-Radar Reception Site

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* 25. Under-the-Radar Reception Site

Farewell Brunch Location

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* 26. Farewell Brunch Location

Best Newlywed/Bridal Suite

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* 27. Best Newlywed/Bridal Suite

Best Place for Engagement Pictures

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* 28. Best Place for Engagement Pictures

Honeymoon Getaway in Virginia

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* 29. Honeymoon Getaway in Virginia

FOOD & DRINK
Caterer

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* 30. Caterer

Wedding Cakes

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* 31. Wedding Cakes

Best Wedding Cake Alternative (name item and the baker or shop)

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* 32. Best Wedding Cake Alternative (name item and the baker or shop)

Groom's Cake

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* 33. Groom's Cake

Best Food Truck That Goes to Receptions

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* 34. Best Food Truck That Goes to Receptions

Best Local Beer to Serve at Your Wedding

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* 35. Best Local Beer to Serve at Your Wedding

Best Local Wine to Serve at Your Wedding

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* 36. Best Local Wine to Serve at Your Wedding

Locally Made Spirits to Serve at Your Wedding

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* 37. Locally Made Spirits to Serve at Your Wedding

Best Bartending Service/Mixologist

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* 38. Best Bartending Service/Mixologist

SERVICES & VENDORS
Best New Bridal Service in the Richmond Region (since June 2017)

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* 39. Best New Bridal Service in the Richmond Region (since June 2017)

Wedding Registry

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* 40. Wedding Registry

Local Store for Bridesmaid Gifts

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* 41. Local Store for Bridesmaid Gifts

Local Shop for Groomsman Gifts

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* 42. Local Shop for Groomsman Gifts

Best Place to Purchase Personalized/Monogrammed Gifts

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* 43. Best Place to Purchase Personalized/Monogrammed Gifts

Best Locally Owned Etsy Shop to Purchase Accessories or Decor

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* 44. Best Locally Owned Etsy Shop to Purchase Accessories or Decor

Best RVA-inspired Wedding Favor (specific product or gift)

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* 45. Best RVA-inspired Wedding Favor (specific product or gift)

Best Wedding Dance Instructor

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* 46. Best Wedding Dance Instructor

Bridal Portraits

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* 47. Bridal Portraits

Best for Engagement Photo Session

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* 48. Best for Engagement Photo Session

Best Bridal Boudoir Photography

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* 49. Best Bridal Boudoir Photography

Wedding Day Photography

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* 50. Wedding Day Photography

Flower Preservation

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* 51. Flower Preservation

Gown Preservation

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* 52. Gown Preservation

Spa Treatments

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* 53. Spa Treatments

Best for Pre-wedding and Honeymoon Tanning

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* 54. Best for Pre-wedding and Honeymoon Tanning

Pre-wedding Fitness Training

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* 55. Pre-wedding Fitness Training

Salon-based Bridal Hair and Makeup Services

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* 56. Salon-based Bridal Hair and Makeup Services

On-location Bridal Makeup

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* 57. On-location Bridal Makeup

On-location Bridal Hair Stylist

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* 58. On-location Bridal Hair Stylist

Best Audio Visual Provider

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* 59. Best Audio Visual Provider

Manicures

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* 60. Manicures

Skin-Care Services

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* 61. Skin-Care Services

Honeymoon Travel Experts

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* 62. Honeymoon Travel Experts

Best Financial Planner

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* 63. Best Financial Planner

Event Lighting

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* 64. Event Lighting

Photobooth Company

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* 65. Photobooth Company

Videographer

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* 66. Videographer

Calligraphy or Hand-Lettering Artist

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* 67. Calligraphy or Hand-Lettering Artist

Tent Rentals

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* 68. Tent Rentals

Furniture Rentals

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* 69. Furniture Rentals

Linen Rentals

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* 70. Linen Rentals

Top Band

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* 71. Top Band

Wedding DJ

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* 72. Wedding DJ

Wedding Organist or Piano Player

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* 73. Wedding Organist or Piano Player

Wedding Soloist

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* 74. Wedding Soloist

Best String Instrument Group, Duo or Soloist

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* 75. Best String Instrument Group, Duo or Soloist

Limousine Company

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* 76. Limousine Company

Stationery/Invitation Shop

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* 77. Stationery/Invitation Shop

Locally Designed Invitations/Local Invitation Designer

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* 78. Locally Designed Invitations/Local Invitation Designer

Officiant

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* 79. Officiant

LGBTQ-friendly Officiant

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* 80. LGBTQ-friendly Officiant

LGBTQ-friendly Vendor

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* 81. LGBTQ-friendly Vendor

Floral Design

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* 82. Floral Design

Event Designer/Planner

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* 83. Event Designer/Planner

Day-of Wedding Coordinator

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* 84. Day-of Wedding Coordinator

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