VOTE AND ENTER TO WIN:
A two-night "Summer Getaway" stay at the Gaylord National at National Harbor (value $600)
Must be redeemed by September 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 block 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, phone number, address and email.
Ballots must be submitted by July 31, 2017.
No purchase necessary. Ballots available at Richmond magazine.

Results will appear in the December issue of Richmond Bride.

PLEASE NOTE: All choices must be Richmond-based or Virginia-based companies, or locally owned franchises.

* 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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Aisle A-Listers: RVA's Top-Tier Bridal Pros

* 3. Best all-inclusive venue (catering, space, etc.)

* 4. Best financial planner

* 5. Best B&B in Virginia for a wedding

* 6. Best New Wedding Venue (since June 2016)

* 7. Best Place for Groom/Groomsmen Accessories

* 8. Best Newlywed/Bridal Suite

* 9. Best New Bridal Service in the Richmond Region (since June 2016)

* 10. Best New Bridal Shop in the Richmond Region (since June 2016)

* 11. Best locally owned Etsy shop to purchase accessories or decor

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

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

* 14. Most budget-friendly all-inclusive site?

* 15. Best Wedding Dance Instructor

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

* 17. Best Local Shop at Which to Buy a Dress for Attending a Wedding

* 18. Best Place to Purchase Personalized/Monogrammed Gifts

* 19. Best String Instrument Group, Duo or Soloist

* 20. Best Bridal Boudoir Photography

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

* 22. Wedding Jewelry Other than the Rings

* 23. Best food truck that goes to receptions

* 24. Flower preservation

* 25. Gown Preservation

* 26. Bridal Spa Treatments

* 27. Salon-Based Bridal Hair and Makeup Services

* 28. On-Location Bridal Makeup

* 29. On-Location Bridal Hair Stylist

* 30. Wedding Ring Selection

* 31. Engagement Rings

* 32. Wedding organist or piano player

* 33. Best Audio Visual Provider

* 34. Custom-Designed Rings

* 35. Farewell Brunch Location

* 36. Bridal Gown Consignment

* 37. Bachelorette Party Location

* 38. Bridal Manicures

* 39. Bridal Skin-Care Services

* 40. Honeymoon Travel Experts

* 41. Event Lighting

* 42. Best Place for an Elopement in Virginia

* 43. Bridal Luncheon

* 44. Photobooth Company

* 45. Flower Girl Dresses

* 46. Videographer

* 47. Wedding Soloist

* 48. Rehearsal Dinner Location

* 49. Wedding Venue with Unique Personality

* 50. Event Designer/Planner

* 51. Calligraphy or Hand-Lettering Artist

* 52. Most Romantic Ceremony Site

* 53. Alterations

* 54. Hidden Gem Wedding Ceremony Site

* 55. Tent Rentals

* 56. Barn/Farm Wedding Venue

* 57. Hotel Venue

* 58. Groom's Cake

* 59. Outdoor Wedding Site

* 60. Best Place for Engagement Pictures

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

* 62. Best bartending service/mixologist

* 63. Furniture Rentals

* 64. Under-the-Radar Reception Site

* 65. Linen Rentals

* 66. Bridesmaids Dresses

* 67. Bridal Footwear

* 68. Pre-Wedding Fitness Training

* 69. Wedding DJ

* 70. Caterer

* 71. Local Store for Bridesmaid Gifts

* 72. Limousine Company

* 73. Stationery/Invitation Shop

* 74. Locally Designed Invitations/Local Invitation Designer

* 75. Place to Hold a Bachelorette Party

* 76. Wedding Cakes

* 77. Groom/Groomsman Wear

* 78. Reception Location for a Small Wedding

* 79. Reception Venue for a Large Wedding

* 80. Bridal Gown Salon

* 81. Officiant

* 82. Bridal Headpieces

* 83. Local Shop for Groomsmen Gifts

* 84. Locally made spirits to serve at your wedding

* 85. Bridal Portraits

* 86. Floral Design

* 87. Wedding Day Photography

* 88. Honeymoon Getaway in Virginia

* 89. Local Site to Pop the Question

* 90. Place to Hold a Bridal Shower

* 91. Top Band

* 92. Day-of Wedding Coordinator

* 93. Best First-Home Neighborhood in the Richmond region?

* 94. Wedding Registry

* 95. Lingerie Shop

* 96. Best for Engagement Photo Session

* 97. Best for pre-wedding and honeymoon tanning

* 98. Best shop for mother-of-the-bride apparel

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