Chicago, IL

Gay Wedding Expo Returns to Chicago for Second Annual Event


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Holiday Inn Mart Plaza
The Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza will once again serve as the venue for Chicago's own Gay and Lesbian Wedding Expo. Photo ©Holiday Inn Mart Plaza.
Same Love, Same Rights® is proud to return to Chicago, to produce our 2nd Annual Gay and Lesbian Wedding Expo on Sunday April 18, 2010 from 1:00-4:00 pm. Join us for an elegant afternoon affair filled with joy, music, planning tips & activism as we overlook the Chicago River from the beautiful Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza.

This year's event will spotlight dozens of trendsetting businesses: Wedding Coordinators, Officiants, Ceremony & Reception Venues, Cake Decorators, DJs and Musical Ensembles, Floral Designers, Travel Professionals and Honeymoon Getaways, Legal Professionals, Parenting Resources and many more. Each exhibitor is screened to be supportive and welcoming of Marriage Equality; ready to assist you & your partner in creating the Special Day of your Dreams!

Free to Attend! All LGBT couples are welcome, as are advocates and allies interested in the issues of Equal Marriage &
Photo ©Mary K. Wood, Atlanta
Family Rights for our community. The Expo will feature Tips & Trends, Music, Samples and Interactive Presentations, including words from the founders of, who will share vital insights about making a difference everyday in our attainment of equal rights across America.

Planning your Wedding? You & your partner will walk away with a Goodie Bag brimming with essential resources and new contacts. We’re sure you’ll find unique ideas as well as fresh inspiration at the 2010 Chicago Same Love, Same Rights® Wedding Expo!

A beautiful & upbeat afternoon awaits, filled with Celebration, Activism and Joy.

JOIN US on Sunday April 18th!

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Event Sponsors

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