Love in Bloom Wedding Planning Fair


10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, February 21, 2015

The Love in Bloom Wedding Planning Fair is an open house showcasing vendors experienced with Powell Gardens weddings, including representatives from our list of preferred caterers. 

If you are considering a wedding at Powell Gardens (or just in the early stages of dreaming and planning) join us for this day of fun! The event includes live music, free samples, an overview of wedding options at the Gardens and a chance to win great prizes. Admission is $10 per person and includes free access to the trolley.

Planning Your Wedding at Powell Gardens: An Overview

At 11:30 a.m., meet our Rental Department staff for an overview of the ceremony and reception options available at Powell Gardens. 

Meet Ron Ruth, Wedding Entertainment Director

Ron RuthRon Ruth, Kansas City's only Certified Wedding Entertainment Director, will show you how to make your wedding and reception unforgettable when he speaks at 1:30 p.m. 

Ruth is the author of "The MAGIC Behind an Extraordinary Wedding" and "Behind the Castle Walls: A Wedding Professional's Guide to Exceeding Expectations," and excels at making weddings exceptional. Learn more at

2015 Vendors

Here are some of the vendors you will meet at Love in Bloom: 

Affordable Elegance Catering

Blissful Honeymoons

Changing Seasons Cottage Gardens

FlipFabulous Flipbooks

Freeland Photography

Guitarist Roger Pitts

Heartland Weddings Photography & Videography

The Occasional Butterfly

Ron Ruth Wedding Entertainment

Sweet Dream Confections


Elite Sounds Entertainment Group


Kyla's Cakes N Bakes 


Did you know? Powell Gardens is the only public place to see more than three structures designed by renowned architect Fay Jones, one of the best-known disciples of Frank Lloyd Wright

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Take a closer look at these Garden reception spaces, including the elegant Fountain Garden.

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The Marjorie Powell Allen Chapel is our most popular ceremony site for a garden wedding any time of year.

See more about chapel weddings »

Catering: You have options with our list of prescreened caterers.

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