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Get Married or Renew Your Vows on the Big Stage!

Here's your chance to get married or renew your vows on the big stage at the Bradenton Blues Festival on December 5, 2015, and win a vacation package valued at $6,200!

What To Do

Create a short 15-20 second video on why you want to get married or renew your vows at the Bradenton Blues Festival and upload it to Facebook, YouTube, or your other favorite social media using hashtag #BluesWedding. Be creative and have fun!

Entry Deadline

Note that all entries must be received by Wednesday, September 30, 2015 by 5 p.m. EST. The winning couple will be notified on October 7, 2015.

How To Enter

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Contest Rules

Make sure you and your partner are US or Canadian residents, and are at least 21 years old. You should also read the fine print.

Have a few questions?

Questions about entering, or about visiting Bradenton? Contact us and we'll be happy to help!

Meet Our Judges

Our three judges will select the winning couple based on video their submission. Be unique, creative, and have fun!

Janiva Magness
Janiva Magness
Headliner of 2015 Bradenton Blues Festival
Marcia Ball
Marcia Ball
Headliner of 2014 Bradenton Blues Festival

Bradenton Blues Wedding Sponsors


Winning Couple Will Receive

A wedding or vow renewal ceremony on the big stage, complete with wedding concierge, bouquet, blue wedding cake, catered day-of meals, photographer, and four VIP festival tickets.

Plus This Amazing Getaway Package

Two $500 vouchers for round trip airfare to and from Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ).
Four-night stay for two at the Seaside Inn on Anna Maria Island.
Wine tasting and tour at the Rosa Fiorelli Winery.
Paddleboarding for two with AMI Paddleboards.
A two-hour cruise for two on Riverside Boat Tours.
A hair and nail salon experience at BC Cutters Hair Design.