With a stunningly beautiful location, overlooking Lough Corrib in the pretty village of Cong, award-winning food and stylish interiors, The Lodge at Ashford Castle makes for a truly exceptional wedding venue.  At their Wedding Afternoon with a difference on 28th October, hosted by celebrity MC Aoibhin Garrihy, The Lodge at Ashford Castle are inviting brides and grooms-to-be to take a closer look at how the hotel could make their dream day a reality. 

Guests will enjoy an elegant reception on arrival at 1pm with prosecco and canapés on offer. Wedding coordinator, Claire Moran and her team will be on hand to show couples around the beautiful spaces available at The Lodge, before taking their seats for a fashion show of stunning dresses from Bella Bleu Bridal at 3pm sharp. 

Coming from Cork on the day, Bella Bleu will wow audiences with their exclusive collection of Irish and international designs with a selection of one-off vintage gowns ranging back over the last century. Taking the stress out of dress shopping and bringing exclusive designs to Mayo, Lucy from Bella Bleu will be on hand to answer any bridal questions.

From the catwalk to the gorgeous Ashford Estate, couples can venture outside to the beautiful sun terrace and immaculately manicured lawns to take in the gorgeous views of Lough Corrib and Kinlough Woods –  a big draw for brides and grooms, so guests on Sunday 28th October can enjoy a stroll on the lawns during the event and take in the stunning scenery – the perfect backdrop for truly stunning wedding photographs.

The Lodge at Ashford Castle, along with U by Uniworld, want to give one lucky couple a wedding gift to treasure forever with a fantastic luxury U by Uniworld cruise worth approximately €2,500. Award-winning Uniworld offers itineraries in spectacular destinations throughout Europe, Russia, and Asia along with enticing shore excursions, world-class gourmet cuisine and numerous other all-inclusive benefits.

Overlooking Lisloughrey Quay, with enchanting views of Lough Corrib, The Lodge at Ashford Castle seamlessly combines handsome period features with sophisticated contemporary elements and the talented chefs ensure each wedding menu is created using ingredients from the many local artisan suppliers throughout the Connemara, Mayo and Galway region. Guests on the day will also have the chance to meet Head Chef Jonathan Keane and discuss some of his expert wedding menu suggestions, perfect for impressing your guests on your wedding day.

Attendance at the Wedding Afternoon with Aoibhin Garrihy and Bella Bleu Bridal at The Lodge at Ashford Castle on 28th October 2018 from1pm until 5 pm is complimentary but registration is essential as places are limited.

To register, please contact The Lodge at Ashford Castle now on 094 95 45400 by email at  cmoran@rchmail.com