Wedding Stroll

Thanks to everyone who participated in the 2017 Wedding Stroll!

The Wedding Stroll is scheduled for March 11th, 2017! wedding-stroll-logo

The Wedding Stroll is an annual event and retail promotion that highlights all that Downtown Helena and surrounding areas have to offer for weddings, rehearsal dinners, honeymoons, engagement parties, bachelor/bachelorette parties, and wedding receptions. The event encourages movement throughout Downtown Helena and is hosted by participating businesses.  Stroll scheduled to take place from 11AM – 3PM.  

DAY-OF DETAILS:

SCHEDULE
10:45-11:15AM:  Check-in at Great Northern Hotel; pick-up stroll map and goodie bag *To receive map, you must check-in!

Beginning at 11AM: hors d’oeuvres, finger foods; mingle with vendors at Hotel

11:30AM: Fashion Show

Noon: Trolley shuttle begins into Downtown

12-1PM: Trolley shuttling participants Downtown (loops, will make multiple trips)

12:30-3PM: Stroll Downtown Shops & Bridal Vendors

2-3PM: BYOB (Bring Your Own Bridesmaids!) Bridal Party Social at the Holiday Inn Downtown

3-4PM: Trolley shuttles participants back to Great Northern Hotel (loops, will make multiple trips)  **picks up at Women’s Mural!

TRANSPORTATION
Don’t miss the Trolley!

From noon to 1PM the historic Helena trolley will be making loops from the Great Northern Hotel to the edge of Last Chance Gulch to help participants continue their stroll.  Pick-up will take place in the front of the hotel.  Drop-off will be at the corner of Placer and Last Chance Gulch.

Then, from 3-4PM, the trolley will pick up stroll participants at the Women’s Mural, corner of N Last Chance Gulch and East Broadway, and return them to the Great Northern Hotel.

Are You a soon-to-be bride, Maid-of-Honor, Mom, friend, or groom interested in Participating?  No need to register!  

Follow the Facebook event page here for updates on vendor offerings and the fun ins-and-outs of the day!

Here are some of the 2017 Event details:
Beginning at 11AM, guests are invited to begin their day of strolling at the Best Western Premier Great Northern Hotel for hors d’oeuvres, finger foods, and a special, bridal fashion show!  A number of vendors will also be available at the hotel to peruse various wedding ins and outs.  Following the close of the fashion show, participants can begin their stroll down Helena’s Last Chance Gulch.  Helena’s favorite Trolley will be shuttling folks from the Great Northern Town Center to the edge of Downtown Helena.  Following the stroll, participants can bring their day to a celebratory end at the Holiday Inn Downtown.  Beginning at 2PM, the hotel, along with The Aster, will be providing appetizers, finger foods, and sparkling cider.  Take the time to recap the day with your bridesmaids, family, and groom, enjoy beverages & snacks, and win some bridal swag!

During the stroll: Keep an eye out for the Helena Town Car!  The sedan will be making loops throughout downtown from 1-3PM; enjoy a complimentary ride from one end of Downtown to another.  Contact them for more information here.

Questions?   Email info@helenabid.com OR CALL US AT 406-447-1535

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 Enormous thanks to our 2017 Event Sponsors:

          

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2017 Participating Businesses

Event Planning Services

KW Events
Hosted by Poppyseed Boutique
616-723-2383  *  Katie Waayenberg
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Photography

Tessa E Photography
Hosted by Ten Mile Creek Brewery
406-461-5273  *  Tessa Ellison
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Susan K Adams Photography
Hosted by Big Dipper Ice Cream
406-475-0055  *  Susan Adams
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Floating Leaf Studios
104 E Broadway St, Ste 7
406-996-1101  *  Garrett Thompson
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Jaymee Foster Photography
Hosted by Firetower Coffee
406-696-3783  *  Jaymee Foster
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Canyon Creek Images
Hosted by Ghost Art Gallery
406-439-7548  *  Nancy Treib
Contact at ntreib@gmail.com

Catering/Dessert/Cakes

Big Dipper Ice Cream
58 N Last Chance
406-513-1051  *  Lindsay Lechman
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Vanilla Bean Bakery & Cafe
Hosted by Great Northern Hotel
406-443-2257  *  Melissa Hiltunen
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Van’s Thriftway
To be hosted at a downtown location
406-442-8645  *  Cindy Meser
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Benny’s Bistro
108 E 6th Ave
406-443-0105  *  Erik Potuzak
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Florists

The Herb and Garden
436 N Last Chance Gulch
406-439-6478  *  Cindy Hanson
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Fresh & Fabulous, LLC
Hosted by Ten Mile Creek Brewery
406-210-9756  *  Juliet Hahn
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Knox Flowers
Hosted by Floating Leaf Studios
406-442-4070  *  Randi Risher
Visit online here.  Contact here

Gifts

LuLaRoe
Hosted by Great Northern Hotel
406-552-7091  *  Alyssa Bones
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Aizada Imports
426 N Last Chance Gulch
406-855-1444  *  Paula Halverson
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Birds & Beasleys
2 S Last Chance Gulch
406-449-0904  *  Sandy Shull
Visit online here.  Contact here.

The Pan Handler
40 S Last Chance Gulch
406-443-1916  *  Billie Shepard
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Real Estate  

EXIT Realty
849 Great Northern Blvd.
406-465-3038  *  Ryan Stavnes
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Uncommon Ground
Hosted by Great Northern Hotel
206-402-8215  *  Julia Bryant
Visit online here.  Contact here.

 Venues & Party Locations

Summer Star Ranch
Hosted by Great Northern Hotel
406-461-2659  *  Starr Kole
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Best Western Premier Helena Great Northern Hotel
835 Great Northern Blvd
To serve hors d’oeuvres and host vendors & fashion show
406-457-5564  *  Jordan Glosser
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Holiday Inn Downtown
22 N Last Chance Gulch
To host vendors & bridal social
406-443-2200  *  Lauree Kramer
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Grizzly Gardens
Hosted by Mountain Sage Gallery
406-558-2549  *  Lynnette Sena
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Lakeside Ranch, LLC
Hosted by The Base Camp
406-431-0253  *  Helen Amundson
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Feathered Pipe Foundation
Hosted by Aizada Imports
406-459-6831  *  Winter Safronoff
Visit online here.  Contact here.

4-R Ranch & Cattle Co.
Hosted by The Pan Handler
406-459-7630  *  Patti Russ
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Attire

LuLaRoe
Hosted by Great Northern Hotel
406-552-7091  *  Alyssa Bones
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Linda’s Bridal Images & Mr. Tux
Hosted by Great Northern Hotel
406-442-4982  *  Linda Campbell
Visit online here.  Contact here.

BUZZ Boutique & Sewing; Bee Alterations & Tailoring
424 N Last Chance Gulch
406-449-2150  *  Melisa Synness
Visit online here.  Contact here.

The Romantic Cowgirl
104 E Broadway
406-442-1080  *  Kerri Emmons
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Alterations: Sewing & Design

BUZZ Boutique & Sewing; Bee Alterations & Tailoring
424 N Last Chance Gulch
406-449-2150  *  Melisa Synness
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Cosmetics

La-Di-Da Boutique
Hosted by the Holiday Inn Downtown
406-465-8180  *  Macie Hould
Contact here.

Health/Wellness/Fitness

Dancing Lotus Center
40 N Last Chance Gulch
406-459-2113  *  Kathryn Gustin
Visit online here.  Contact here.

It Works! That Crazy Wrap Thing
Hosted by the Holiday Inn Downtown
406-581-3315  *  Jessica Carey
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Invitations & Printing Services

The Territorial Press
In Alley Behind Bad Betty’s BBQ
970-964-7301  *  Seth Roby
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Jewelry  

Imagine Jewelry Studio
69 N Last Chance Gulch
406-449-5657  *  Rachel Krug
Visit online here.  Contact here.

Wedding Decor/Rentals  

Vintage Station
104 E Broadway Street, Ste 1
406-431-1996  *  Debbie Williams
Contact here.

The Herb and Garden
436 N Last Chance Gulch
406-439-6478  *  Cindy Hanson
Visit online here.  Contact here.