WHAT: Got engaged over the holidays? Then get the party---and planning---started at Marry ME! Proudly sponsored by Portland Bride & Groom magazine and created, curated, and produced by the team at Luxe Event Productions, the annual two-day wedding event features a collection of Portland's best big-day vendors, plus planning seminars, a wedding cake showcase, and hands-on design center.

"Marry ME! is such a great resource for all couples in the process of planning their wedding," says Misty Damico, owner of Luxe Event Productions. "In our sixth year of the event we can confidently say this year is going to be our best yet. The event is truly inspiring and gives couples all the tools they need to create their best day ever."

The Marry ME! festivities also include designer fashion shows sponsored by Ania Collection and Serephine, featuring dresses by the likes of Claire Pettibone, Theia, and Allure, set to live performances by John Ross Music and Production.

But wait, there's more! The event features a couture bridal gown sale hosted by Fabulous Affordable Bridal. Attendees can shop new dresses priced as low as $99 and discounted up to 85% off retail prices; new this year, rentable wedding gowns will also be available.

WHERE: Embassy Suites, Airport Way 7900 NE 82nd Ave, Portland

WHEN: Saturday, January 24 and Sunday, January 25; doors open at noon on Saturday!

HOW: Register to attend and purchase a pass for one or two days. Parking is free. For a full list of activities and exhibitors, visit marrymeevent.com.