First Annual Downtown Evanston Wedding Walk Feb. 24

Posted on Thursday Feb 07, 2013

Downtown Evanston announces the first annual Wedding Walk in Downtown Evanston, February 24, 2013! Brides-to-be and their guests are invited to check out downtown Evanston and see how every element of the perfect wedding is available right here, making it THE wedding destination of the North Shore!

From the dress to the flowers and reception, you can do it all here! Brides-to-be and their guests will enjoy an afternoon of bridal fun; walking, exploring, learning and finding creative inspirations to incorporate into their own special day!

What:  First Annual Downtown Evanston Wedding Walk
When:  Sunday, February 24, noon – 4pm
Where: Registration at Hilton Garden Inn, Chicago North Shore/Evanston or Hilton Orrington/Evanston Hotel; Fashion Show at 27 Live

Start your afternoon by picking up your welcome bag at check in and then make your way throughout downtown Evanston! Wander in and out of ten downtown businesses - all key elements to the perfect wedding day. View reception and rehearsal dinner venues and envision how they will be transformed for your big day; meet with jewelers, florists, travel agents and more to find out how they can make your special day even better!

Top off this preview of the perfect wedding day with a fabulous fashion show at 27 Live (downtown’s newest venue), showcasing all of the latest trends in bride and bridesmaid dresses. Enjoy the live fashion show and stay for champagne, hors d’oeuvres and a grand prize giveaway!

Visit to download the brochure and reserve a spot for you and a friend or family member. Registration is $25.00 per bride and two guests in advance, $5.00 per each additional guest; $30.00 per bride and two guests at door, $10.00 per each additional guest at door.

Thank you to our sponsors: 27 Live, AAA Travel, Avail & Company, Ayla’s Originals, Bravo Cucina Italiana, Eve J. Alfille Gallery & Studio, Hilton Garden Inn Chicago North Shore/Evanston, Hilton Orrington/Evanston Hotel, Ixia Flowers, Koi Fine Asian Cuisine & Lounge and Vinic Wine.

Downtown Evanston
Downtown Evanston provides marketing and management services to the downtown Evanston Illinois district and is a 501(c) (6) non-profit corporation. The district that Downtown Evanston is responsible for is the Special Service Area 4 (SSA4), Illinois’ equivalent of a Business Improvement District (BID). Established in 1987, downtown Evanston is governed by a board of Directors and works in partnership with the City of Evanston.