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Turner Contemporary hosts wedding fair showcasing local talent and one-of-a-kind experiences

Saturday 26 – Sunday 27 April 2024

Posted in – Events

Turner Contemporary is delighted to announce an upcoming event, Married In Margate – a wedding fair celebrating some of the best wedding providers in Kent and beyond. The event will take place on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 of April 2024. Curated by wedding artist Posy Patou and held in Turner Contemporary’s sea-facing Foyle Rooms, Married In Margate will bring together a host of suppliers championing local talent, sustainability and personalised services.

Attendees can enjoy calligraphy demonstrations, live music, DJ’s, seasonal catering options and modern cake design. Plus, sample Kentish wines at the bar and get inspired by the variety of luxury event suppliers exhibiting.

The fair will be an opportunity for attendees to experience the Sir David Chipperfield-designed gallery as a venue to create memorable moments in an iconic building by the sea, with unique wedding and civil ceremony packages on offer.

Married In Margate demonstrates Turner Contemporary’s commitment to supporting local, independent creators and businesses.


Exhibiting suppliers:

Aimee Maxelon Art Celebrant, Annaloucah Fine Jewellery, Beam Studio – Hair, Make-up and Grooming, Black Saucers tableware, Cakes by Petula, De Havilland Memories, Elias Gargallo DJ, Joanna Bongard Photography, Keep Collect, Matilda Delves Photography, Minno Kitchen, Novae Bakery, Olby’s Light and Sound, Posy Patou Wedding Planner, Rebecca Brown Beauty, Reo Jewels, Robbie Redway DJ, Sophie Sterling DJ, The Banjo Guy, The House of Live Illustration, The Little Wedding Warehouse, Tom Keenan Photography, Ultramarine Flowers, Victoria Wilson, Vintage Charm, A Wilde Celebrant and more.


Admission is free.


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About Turner Contemporary

Turner Contemporary is one of the UK’s leading art galleries. Founded to celebrate JMW Turner’s connection to Margate in 2001, the Sir David Chipperfield designed gallery opened in 2011. Our work extends beyond showcasing world-class exhibitions to driving the social and economic regeneration of Margate and East Kent and transforming lives in one of the most deprived areas of the UK. Since it opened, Turner Contemporary has welcomed over 4.1 million visits, put over £77 million back into the Kent economy, and connected with thousands of people from the local community through our world-class programme.


About Posy Patou

With a background in fashion, set design and event coordination, Camille at Posy Patou approaches each brief as a kind of Alchemy, and holds a creative network of collaborators.

She is not only a planner, but stylist and prop-maker, having created installations and designs for Vogue, Selfridges and the V&A. If she can’t find it, she can commission or create it, and sees no bounds to possibility.



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