Finalists 2018

We had so many amazing wedding venues and suppliers, from wedding photographers to wedding bands, enter the awards this year. Congratulations to all our finalists!

Band of the Year

52nd Street Wedding Band
Bentley Boys
Entourage Wedding Band
Flog the Dog
Groove Collective Wedding Band
Late Nite Radio Band
Men in Black
Panic Animal
Pink Champagne Wedding Band
The Mixtape
The Vows Wedding Band
Top of the PopZ Band

Best Wedding Related Service

Bridal Gown Cleaning
Carolyn's Sweets
Funtastic Childcare Events
The Wedding Shop

Bridalwear Supplier of the Year

Bridal By Nikki Kavanagh
Chantilly Lace
De Stafford Bridal
Dublin Bridal House
Forever Bridal
Graceful Occassions Sligo
Padanee Bridal Couture and Consultancy
Pearls and Lace
Say I Do
Tracy Bridal

Cake Designer of the Year

Amazing Cakes
Baker Boy Cakes
Cakes by Lynn
Victorias Heavenly Cupcakes

Castle Venue of the Year

Barberstown Castle
Castle Durrow
Castle Leslie Estate
Clontarf Castle
Kilronan Castle Estate & Spa
Kinnitty Castle Hotel
Lough Eske Castle
Lough Rynn Castle
Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort

Church Singer of the Year

Blush Wedding Music
Bridal by Nikki Kavanagh
Grainne and John - Harpist & Wedding Singer
Jenny Cullen - Wedding Ceremony Singer
Jenny O'Donovan Wedding Singer
Laura Colgan Music
Nicola McGuire Wedding Music
Olivia O'Hanlon Music
Weddings by Aisling Connolly
Weddings by Laura O'Neill

DJ of the Year

DMC Events
Midland DJs
Paudie Walsh - The DJ
Stevie Dee Entertainments
Wedding DJ's Dublin

Entertainer of the Year

Aidan Murphy Magic
Andy James Magican
Fun 'n Frills
Mario's Singing Waiters
The Hit Machine
The Singing Chef Ireland

Exclusive Venue of the Year

Ashley Park House
Belleek Castle
Bellinter House
Marlfield House Hotel
Moyvalley Hotel & Balyna House
Palmerstown House Estate
Rathsallagh House
Sea Lodge Hotel
The Lodge at Ashford Castle
Virginia Park Lodge
Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort

Floral Designer of the Year

Balla Florists
Feehilys Florists
La Belle Fleur
Miss Daisy Florist
Wedding Flowers by Josephine

Groomswear Supplier of the Year

Collar & Cuff
Protocol for Men
Suits You
Tangos Dress Hire

Hair Stylist of the Year

Amys Hair and Beauty Salon
Bridal By Nikki Kavanagh
Pin-Up Hair
Stay Put Hair
The Hair & Beauty Chalet
Susan Peggs - The Powder Room Girls
Upstyle Junkie
Vow 2 Wow

Hen & Stag Supplier of the Year
Pallas Karting & Paintball
The Courtyard Apartments

Honeymoon Supplier of the Year
Lisa Nahedh - Travel Counsellors
Mc Dermott Travel

Hotel Venue of the Year Connaught

Belleek Castle
Claregalway Hotel
Clayton Hotel Galway
Galway Bay Hotel
Kilronan Castle Estate & Spa
Lough Rynn Castle
Loughrea Hotel and Spa
Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa - Sligo
Sligo Park Hotel
The Landmark Hotel
The Lodge at Ashford Castle

Hotel Venue of the Year Leinster

Barberstown Castle
Castle Durrow
Clanard Court Hotel
Cliff at Lyons
Druids Glen Hotel and Golf Resort
Four Seasons Hotel Carlingford
Glenview Hotel
Mount Wolseley
The K Club
The Station House Hotel
Tulfarris Hotel and Golf Resort
Woodford Dolmen Hotel

Hotel Venue of the Year Munster

Aghadoe Heights Hotel & Spa
Armada Hotel
Castlemartyr Resort
Dunraven Arms Hotel
Faithlegg House Hotel & Golf Resort
Fota Island Resort
Garryvoe Hotel
Great National Abbey Court Hotel
Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa
Kenmare Bay Hotel
The Brehon
The Rose Hotel

Hotel Venue of the Year Ulster

Crover House Hotel
Four Seasons Hotel Monaghan
Galgorm Resort & Spa
Lough Eske Castle
Silver Tassie Hotel & Spa
Villa Rose Hotel

Jeweller of the Year

Bespoke Diamonds
Mc Guire Diamonds
Michael K Diamonds
The Wedding Band Shop

Make Up Artist of the Year

Ailbhe Lynch Makeup Artist
Audrey O'Connor Essence of Beauty
Bridal By Nikki Kavanagh
Danielle Mahon Makeup Studios
Hollywood Beauty
Kate McCormack Makeup
Makeup By Niamh
Ruthanna Makeup
The Hair & Beauty Chalet
Upstyle Junkie
Yvonne Sheridan MakeUp

Newcomer of the Year

Hair By Doireann
La Bella Sposa Bridal
Sweet Treats Party Hire
Your Perfect Finish Cake Toppers

Photo Booth Supplier of the Year

DMC Events
Instaglam Photobooths & Selfie Mirrors
Perfect Photobooth

Photographer of the Year

Couple Photography
Darren Byrne Photography
David McAuley Photography
Gary Barrett Photography
Golden Moments Photography & Video Productions
M&M Photography
Paul Duane Photography
Precious Memories Photo and Video
Rose Gowan Photography

Restaurant Venue of the Year

Beaufield Mews Restaurant
The Red Door Country House
Wrights Anglers Rest

Stationery Designer of the Year

Amore Wedding Stationery
Event Supplies Ireland
Little Bow Print
Perfect Moments

Transport Supplier of the Year

AKP Chauffeur Drive Wedding Cars & Limousines
TLC - The Limo Company
Wedding Cars Ireland

Venue Co-Ordinator of the Year

Alina Bandol - The K Club
Antonia Darcy - The Bridgehouse Hotel
Ciara Slammon - Annebrook House Hotel
Denise Meenaghan - Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa - Sligo
Gill Long - Mount Wolseley
Imelda Scally - The Landmark Hotel
Karen Brady - Loughrea Hotel and Spa
Kate Straume - Glenview Hotel
Michelle Whelan - Lough Rynn Castle
Paul Coote - Hotel Doolin
Rhonda Gillespie - Villa Rose Hotel
Sinead McGoldrick - Palmerstown House Estate
Zuzana Hasler - Radisson Blu St. Helens Dublin

Venue Decor & Event Stylist of the Year

All About Weddings
Enchanted Wedding Company
White Events
Wow Weddings

Videographer of the Year
Darren Byrne Photography
Golden Moments Photography & Video Productions
Seed of Light
Wedding Moments

Waterside Venue of the Year

Aran Island Hotels
Armada Hotel
Crover House Hotel
Galway Bay Hotel
Garryvoe Hotel
Hodson Bay Hotel
Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa
Lough Rynn Castle
Seafield Hotel & Spa Resort
The Landmark Hotel
Tulfarris Hotel and Golf Resort

Wedding Celebrant of the Year

Civil Celebrant Ireland
Spiritual Ceremonies
The Roving Rev
Wicklow Wedding Celebrant

Wedding Planner of the Year

Help Plan My Wedding
Perfect Weddings
Sharon McMeel - Your Day - Your Story

Weddings Abroad Supplier of the Year

Glamour Algarve Weddings
I do Knot | Malta
Italian Event Planners
James Hardie Photography
Weddings By Rebecca Ltd
Weddings in Rome