Exhibitors

 

 

You've pinned thousands of wedding ideas and trends. Now it's time to see your dreams come to life during the Wedding World Expo! Meet face to face with the La Crosse area's best wedding professionals and find everything you need all under one roof! Inspiration from ceremony to reception - Dream | Discover | Explore!

 

BEAUTY / AESTHETICS

Mary Kay – Jamie Roth

Jamie began her business in March of 2011. Today she has been an independent beauty consultant for 8 years, a sales director for 6 years, earned 4 Mary Kay career cars, earned 3 diamond rings on the queens court of sales and many other rewards. Her mission is to Enrich Women’s Lives by building confidence and self esteem.

Sue Kolve’s Salon & Day Spa

Let the team at Sue Kolve’s help you celebrate your special day. They understand all of the hard work and meticulous planning that goes into making your day a true success. Their artistic team also knows that the way you look and feel on that day is directly related to your beauty experiences prior to the big event. They have taken care of hundreds of beautiful brides and their bridal parties, and as a result know exactly which questions to ask to get you organized and ready for your big day.

BRIDAL AND FORMALWEAR

Charlotte’s Bridal & Formal Wear

With a carefully curated selection of designer gowns at affordable prices, Charlotte’s Bridal offers a wedding gown shopping experience like no other in the Tri-state area. Intimate, individualized attention from their stylists will help you say “yes” to your dream wedding dress in a relaxed and fun environment. Tuxedo Central now available at Charlotte’s Bridal.

Driftless Dressmaker

Nestled in the cozy downtown of Viroqua, is the alteration shop ‘Driftless Dressmaker’ and it’s owner/founder, Barb Linnell. Barb has years of experience in modifying dresses of any style or fashion, but especially Weddings, to fit you perfectly and make sure you look stunning in your special dress on your special day. When you entrust your alteration needs with Driftless Dressmaker in Viroqua, Barb will make sure you leave happy.

Knight’s Menswear

Knight’s Menswear has suits from $99 every day, along with a great selection of dress shirts, ties, shoes and accessories that fit any budget and offer a variety of wedding packages for couples looking to purchase suits for their wedding! Parties both large and small get personalized attention, service and consultation to help bring your wedding attire dreams to life.

Men’s Wearhouse

For over 40 years Men’s Wearhouse has been helping men love the way they look. They have been able to make good on that promise thanks to the world class customer service delivered each and every day by their dedicated employees.

Tuxedo Central

Wedding parties are a special group of people who have ‘the couple’ in common – but that doesn’t mean they have sizes in common. Tuxedo Central understands that fit is important – the right fit for the right person. With classic, modern, slim and super slim fits, Tuxedo Central can handle the complexity of the modern day wedding. With over 45 years experience in selecting the best formalwear, Tuxedo Central can bring your formalwear vision to life.

White Rose Bridal

White Rose Bridal has the knowledge to make you look absolutely breathtaking! It all started with a great idea and a lot of hard work. Today they are proud to provide quality products direct to your doorstep through an experience you’ll enjoy.

CAKES AND SWEETS

Linda’s Bakery

Established in 1973, Linda’s Bakery offers a full line baked goods, bread, decorated cakes, wedding cakes and more. Come visit them and try their baked from scratch products. You really CAN taste the difference!

Peace Oven Cakes

Peace Oven Cakes LLC, located in Holmen, is owned and operated by Keely Chrest. Keely has an array of cupcake and cake options available, including gluten free or vegan items upon request. 

The Sweet Shop

The Sweet Shop on Caledonia Street offers homemade, hand dipped chocolates and homemade ice cream! These handcrafted treats are perfect for your special day.

CATERING AND RECEPTION VENUES

B’s Place

Let B’s Place create your magic.  B’s Place staff will take the hustle and bustle out of the day with services ranging from decorating and providing your floral bouquets to set up and take down of the hall.  They also have place-setting rental and specialty prop rentals.  With nearby lodging for your family and friends you’ll have a “No Worries” kind of day! Relax and let the magic happen.

Big Boar BBQ & Catering

Big Boar BBQ Has been voted #1 Caterer in La Crosse County for the past 3 years and they provide catering for weddings. Big Boar BBQ & Catering is a dream come true for owners Jerry and Donna Beyer. Inspired by Jerry’s BIG BOAR SMOKERS mobile BBQ concession that travels Wisconsin’s fairs and events during warm months vending southern style BBQ smoked to perfection by Jerry and his hard working staff. Jerry’s Brisket, Ribs, and Pork Shoulder are Award Winning entrees!

Black Tie Catering

Black Tie Catering specializes in classics with a modern twist and offers a fresh, fun approach to food. Whether it’s a formal wedding or a corporate party, they will work with you to select a menu customized to your event . Serving the surrounding La Crosse, WI area. They look forward to catering your next event!

Blue Moon Catering

From a private gathering of 15 people to a wedding reception of 400+, Blue Moon Catering is here to deliver more than what you ask for. They take extreme pride in serving great food, and look forward to serving your next event!

Burrachos – Onalaska

At Burrachos, fresh and fast casual Mexican is what they do. Making the customer happy is their specialty. High energy, hard working, ready to serve and have fun…that’s how they describe their sizzlin’ staff. After all, good people and good burritos just go together.

Celebrations on the River

Absolutely breathtaking riverside wedding, banquet and special event venue capturing the natural beauty of the river with spaces that connect your guests to the outdoors. Enjoy spacious areas with beautiful riverside views painting a stunning backdrop for your celebration.

Copeland Park and Events Center

As one of the premier locations in the Coulee Region for all your event needs this state-of-the-art facility is the perfect setting to create a unique, unforgettable experience for guests of all ages. Nestled along the scenic black river, the new front entrance, restrooms, retail store, and food pavilion make Copeland Park and Event Center the perfect place for your event.  Let their facility be your blank canvas, and let your mind wander. With their help you can create what will be a one of a kind event!

Dinner 4 Two

Since 1959 Hy Cite Enterprises has been providing Newlyweds and the home cook with superior performance minimum moisture cookware and kitchen tools. At Dinner4Two they are committed to support your culinary and entertaining adventures through recipes, photos, kitchen tips and tricks as well as chef forums; helping you to create a lifetime of special memories.

Horstmann Homestead Farm & Events

Horstmann Homestead has been passed down through the generations, and through it all the hayloft has been standing tall. Now it is open for more than just family! Recently renovated but still possessing that rustic charm, they invite you to host a get to gather or have your wedding with them here at Horstmann Homestead Farm and Events Wedding Barn WI in La Crosse County.

Pettibone Resort

Pettibone Resort has a relaxed atmosphere of rustic elegance in a pleasant river setting that is perfect for your wedding/banquet needs. Wedding ceremonies are welcome and may be inside or outside with seating up to 200.

Piggy’s Catering

From your backyard BBQ to a glamorous wedding, Piggy’s can cater your next event. They specialize in creating a unique catering menu for your unique needs. From a mouth-watering carving station to their fabulous risotto bar, your guests will be blown away by the perfectly cooked foods and the amazing service.

Premier Catering

Premier Catering specializes in formal sit downs to casual buffets for any budget. Every menu is selected to match the tastes and personality of every couple and their guests. Let Premier Catering take the guess work out of your special day.

Ridgetop Gathering Place

The rustic barn at Ridgetop Gathering Place overlooks a picturesque landscape of open fields and rolling hills, making it the perfect location for your Wedding! At 2,500 sq.ft, it is large enough to hold 175 guests and the newly built 16 x 72 deck can accommodate another 75!  The yard is spacious enough for tents to accommodate larger parties. It also features a custom bar and a licensed bartender is provided for all events.

Rocky’s Supper Club

When you visit Stoddard, Wisconsin you are experiencing true Wisconsin tradition. There is great terrain for all outdoor activities including water sports, hiking, bird watching, hunting, and fishing all with a beautiful backdrop between the bluffs and the Mississippi River. You’ll find yourself right at home with the wonderful people, good food and great drinks. Rocky’s Supper Club has been around for close to 80 years in total. Jan and Jaynne have ran the supper club for the last 47 years and pride themselves on their signature “Bleu Fish” and “Bleu Shrimp” dishes, as well as one of a kind BBQ ribs, Friday Night Fish, and authentic Old Fashions. They provide catering for rehearsal dinners, small weddings and receptions as well as Anniversary parties.

 

Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center

Congratulations On Your Engagement! Whether you’re dreaming of a large celebration or an intimate gathering, at Stoney Creek, they can exceed your expectations and make your day nothing short of unforgettable. Each of their locations have their very own on-site experienced wedding coordinators that work hard from beginning to end, ensuring that every moment and every detail is picture-perfect. From the choice of colors to the first taste testing, it’s your moment to be in love……we’ll take care of the rest.

Willow + Oak Event Center

Willow + Oak Event Center has an industrial feel & rustic charm for hosting wedding ceremonies and receptions. The 28,000 square foot historic building (the old creamery) located at 206 E. Madison Street in Hillsboro is now Hillsboro Brewing Company’s 2e Brewery and Willow + Oak Event Center.

Winnebago Springs

Whether your celebration will take place in the budding green of spring, the golden light of summer, or amidst the gorgeous fall foliage, Winnebago Springs provides the perfect backdrop for your big day. Wedding bookings run from Friday 10 a.m. until Sunday 9 a.m. and include use of our air chapel and reception hall.

ENTERTAINMENT

Country Boom

Country Boom is the perfect way to hold a classic bachelorette party, while making it completely unique and awesome! See them at Wedding World to win a special Country Boom VIP Bachelorette Party.

Grizzly Entertainment

His name is Adam, aka Grizzly Adams, aka DJ Grizz. He has always been one who loves to entertain and has always wanted to own his own DJ or Entertainment Business. About 7 years ago, a group of friends formed a band giving him the chance to become their sound engineer and really learn how to control the volume for every type of room and occasion. He took his knowledge of sound and his love for music and entertaining and started Grizzly Entertainment. (The name comes from Grizzly Adam’s, the show, and his love for his beard!) His background in sound control, love for music and knowledge of genres makes it easier for brides and grooms to have a stress free day. They can give him just a little direction and he can make their day perfect.

Mid-West Family Entertainment

This is YOUR special day and every second counts!  A skilled and experienced DJ is a must for your wedding celebration. Mid-West Family Entertainment will have your guests talking about your big day for years to come. We guarantee that Mid-West Family Entertainment will exceed your expectations!

Outback Entertainment

Outback Entertainment has over 30 years of experience in quality entertainment that serves the tri-state area and specializes in DJ service for weddings. They use only top manufacturers’ products. Their lighting systems are custom designed and built to user specifications using their pre-rigged trussing. They use conventional par lighting, Led lighting, moving heads, specialty lighting, global lighting, hazer, Spotlights, etc. With advanced notice they can customize the lighting for your wedding.

FLOWERS

Flowers by Guenthers

Flowers by Guenthers offers hand-crafted arrangements. Whatever the occasion, they will help you convey your thoughts and wishes to your loved ones through floral design. They provide an array of ready-made options in store or contact them to have a custom arrangement crafted for pick up or delivery. They are currently serving the following communities: Onalaska, La Crosse, Holmen, West Salem, La Crescent and Barre Mills.

GIFTS

Ember Hills Designs

Custom Creations to define who you are. Unique designs for bridesmaids and groomsmen or anyone in your wedding party. Say it on a Tumbler, wine glasses, coasters, hats or a fun pair of shoes. Whatever your style, say it with a little bling. Say it loud and proud with Ember Hills Designs.

 

GUEST ACCOMMODATIONS

Candlewood Suites

If you’re looking for extended stay hotels in La Crosse, choose the Candlewood Suites® La Crosse, WI hotel and you may be able to forget a rental car. Located within walking distance of popular businesses and restaurants in historic downtown, Riverside Park on the Mississippi and La Crosse Queen Cruise riverboat tours, this La Crosse, WI hotel is your ticket to endless entertainment options during your stay. You’ll never go hungry with popular local restaurants like The Waterfront, Piggy’s and The Freighthouse within walking distance of the hotel.

 

Holiday Inn Express – Onalaska

With a stay at Holiday Inn Express in Onalaska, you’ll be minutes from Valley View Mall and close to Riverside Amusement Park. This hotel is within the vicinity of the Onalaska Omni Center and Myrick Park. Make yourself at home in one of the 75 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have shower/tub combinations and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and separate sitting areas, as well as phones with free local calls.

HEALTH AND WELLNESS

Burn Boot Camp

No matter what life stage you’re in, at Burn Boot Camp they are a family! From inspiring each other within camp, to standing beside each other as you go through life’s ups and downs, the relationships you find at Burn are irreplaceable. Whether it’s a high five after you finish burpees, or cheers of applause when you complete the finisher, constant encouragement and friendship is always available at Burn!

NuYou Weight Loss

At NuYou, they are well-aware that weight loss is not a one size fits all proposition. This is precisely why they offer a wide variety of programs and meal plans.   No matter what life throws at you, they have a solution for you!

JEWELERY

Rose Jewelers

Rose Jewelers was established back in 1856. Today you will find Steve, 4th generation, transitioning into semi retirement. His son Jon will own the store and right along Jon’s side will be his brother Jordan and Sister Heidi. Many of their customers have purchased jewelry from them during every stage in their adult lives. In addition to their South African Diamond collection, they offer Alpha Lab Grown Diamonds, a more socially responsible and eco friendly diamond.

PHOTOGRAPHY

Blush Boudoir Portraits

Boudoir Photography is something EVERY woman deserves to experience. Blush Boudoir Photography believes confidence is sexy and being confident in your own skin is even sexier. They want every woman who steps through their 2300 sq ft modern-rustic-glam studio doors to have an amazing once-in-a-lifetime experience and to see themselves as they do: feminine, unique, empowered and confident!

Captured by Nancy Christine

Nancy, from Captured by Nancy Christine, has always been fascinated with pictures and the memories they hold. This fascination led her to get a bachelors degree in photography to preserve the moment forever. Life is ever changing and photographs capture the moment and hold it true. Your lifetime is full of special moments and memories, let Nancy capture them for you!

Complete Weddings & Events

Complete Weddings & Events in Rochester, MN will help you find the right wedding photographer, videographer and DJ to throw a phenomenal party, plus we have fun photo booth and lighting rentals to elevate your event and give you the type of unforgettable experience you’re looking for.

Jordana Snyder Photography

Jordana Snyder Photography (JSP) : A creative + fun photographer specializing in Weddings, Destination Weddings, Private Boudoir sessions & Engagement sessions. They provide a formal studio setting OR on-site photography options.

Mueller Photography

Your wedding is a day you’ve dreamed of and planned for.  It’s a day where the two of you begin a new life together.  Celebrate this day with wedding imagery that is unlike any other. At Mueller Photography, you’ll receive world class creativity, exceptional quality and unparalleled service.  They focus on every detail when creating your images from planning and photographing to your final photographs. You’ll talk with Adam personally to plan your day and decide on the options that work for you and your investment.

 

 

Pink Spruce Photography

Simply put, Pink Spruce Photography loves weddings. They strive to capture even the smallest moments from your biggest day. From putting on your gown or suit, to the tears that may roll down your cheek as you read your vows, to the laughter had on the dance floor, they have got you covered. At Pink Spruce Photography, the focus is on weddings and engagements.

Salt & Pepper Photography

Salt & Pepper Photography is one of Rochester, Minnesota’s leading portrait and event photographers.  They are a photography studio that captures the love, emotion and beauty of everyday life – one photograph at a time.

Unique Touch Photography

Unique Touch Photography loves weddings and are truly inspired by the magic between two people! Every couple has a love story, let them tell yours.

TRANSPORTATION

Luxury Limousine

Make your wedding day special! Luxury Limos, Inc. offers the best in the area with professional and courteous services, and immaculately clean vehicles. Contact them to help plan your dream wedding day and let’s discuss your wedding party and bachelorette party plans!

Redneck Express

Whether it’s your last night of freedom with friends before the BIG day or you’re kicking your Wedding day into overdrive, Redneck Express party buses are built for a good time! You bring the food and beverages while Redneck brings the tunes. Creating memories you probably won’t remember!

TRAVEL

Cuisine Adventure Tours

Cuisine Adventure Tours offers personalized food tours of Vietnam. During the tour, you will visit multiple cities and villages. They aim to share with you the food experiences from big cities to small villages, from restaurants to “backyard garden to table” meals. Their standard 8-day tour offers cultural activities, exploration and of course, bountiful restaurants, bustling local markets and hands-on cooking classes.  Their purpose is to lead each group with a light travel style, taking into account eco-friendly measures of transportation and a culturally conscientious mindset.

Travel Leaders

Travel Leaders is ranked in the top ten women-owned businesses in the state of Wisconsin. The more your travel agent knows about you, the better they will be able to pull together the best options and provide you with a perfect trip. Their travel agents are your personal guides to the world and offer one-on-one attention.

WEDDING PLANNERS

Skies The Limit

At Skies the Limit Events they believe that every event should be unique. Every detail–even the smallest–should be beautiful and reflect your personality. They will get to know you- your style, customs and expectations to get the look and feel you are looking for that will set your wedding apart from the rest.

The Wedding Planners of Winona

The Wedding Planners of Winona is your one-stop-shop for all of your wedding day needs. Our professional, courteous staff is willing to go the extra mile to ensure your planning is as stress free as possible. The goal of The Wedding Planners of Winona is to make coordinating formal wear for your wedding event quicker and easier than ever before and at a great value. They will help you pick the right styles to match your theme. Tuxedos, shoes & no clothing taxes! With the money you save you can even have your tux rental shipped to you!

WEDDING FILMS

Vision Media

Wedding Films are one of the most important parts of your special day!! After the cake is gone, the party is over, and the wedding dress has been taken off; one of the best ways to keep your special day vibrant is looking back at your wedding videos!

YOUR NEW LIFE TOGETHER

Kurt Pfaff, State Farm

Kurt Pfaff, State Farm

The Kurt Pfaff State Farm Agency understands that life can be tough, but it is their responsibility to help you make smart decisions when it comes to your insurance and financial service needs. Their business philosophy is to help you feel safe, have an understanding of your insurance coverages, and feel respected in their office.

Mad City Windows

Mad City Windows & Baths is an award-winning remodeling company providing replacement windows, bathroom remodeling replacement doors, siding and metal roofing. They also build decks, do masonry and replace gutters. Plus, their sister company, Interiors by Mad City Windows, can create kitchens and bathrooms. They are located at 5020 Voges Rd in Madison.

Mutual of Omaha

With offices in La Crosse and throughout Wisconsin, Eastern Minnesota, Northwestern Michigan and Northeastern Iowa, Mutual of Omaha Advisors are helping to make a difference in the lives of others. Their team of dedicated professionals maintains the highest standards of professionalism and service to their customers. They begin by taking their customers through a process of discovery in several key areas. Only then, with the knowledge and understanding of the customer’s wants and needs, do our Advisors recommend the right strategies.

Your Home Improvement Company

As the largest full-service home improvement company in the Midwest, Your Home Improvement Company has the experience and craftsmanship to create home of your dreams with all the top-performing brands and features you’ve been wanting, for less.