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South Sound Wedding & Event Magazine is sold on newsstands in King, Pierce, Thurston, Kitsap, Lewis, Mason, Grays Harbor and Jefferson counties.

Find the magazine at Barnes & Noble and Target. It’s sold at selected Puget Sound grocery stores: Safeway, QFC, Fred Meyer, Haggen Foods and WinCo, and at several independent grocery stores. Complimentary magazines are distributed at selected wedding shows and open houses.

Learn more about our magazine and how we can help you

South Sound Wedding & Event magazine is a locally-owned, regional, annual magazine for engaged couples and event planners. It's a beautiful glossy magazine that showcases local weddings, pictures of wedding gowns, stories about high-end events, plus lists the best local wedding professionals.

The magazine presents the South Sound Wedding Show in Lacey (Olympia area) every January. Fashion shows are presented at showcasing local wedding dress salons, florists, hair and makeup stylists and more. The best local wedding professionals are showcased at the show — all are vetted by the show producer.

In February and March, South Sound Wedding & Event magazine presents the South Sound Wedding Workshop at various venues in Olympia and Tacoma. It's a free informative and fun event for engaged couples and their wedding party. We talk about insider tips on how to plan for your wedding, give away prizes, offer food samples and venue tours.

The magazine, wedding shows and wedding workshop are owned by Expressions Media, LLC, and operated by Paula R. Lowe. Paula R. Lowe is known as the local wedding resource for all-things-weddings. She’s the one who wedding professionals and the media call upon for wedding trends and wedding market advice. She gives presentations about the wedding industry to visitor and convention bureaus, at tourism meetings and to other groups.


Blue Wings Weddings and Events

Ruby Red Shoes Weddings & Events

Washington Center for the Performing Arts

Puget Sound Entertainment Center

Upcoming Wedding Events

Wedding & Event Show

Green River College presents the Wedding and Event Show in March 2018. read more

March 3, 2018

Bridal Showcase

Bridal Showcase at Environmental Services Building in University Place, Washington. read more

March 4, 2018

Latest posts

Prepare for wedding shows

The South Sound Wedding Workshops are in March in Olympia and Tacoma, and are presented by South Sound Wedding & Event magazine. read more

February 12, 2018

Unity rope ceremony unites couple

Outdoor rustic and romantic wedding. read more

February 2, 2018