November 20, 2009

Crowne Plaza Unveiled New Wedding Promises

Crowne Plaza Galleria Manila unveiled their new wedding packages during the Crowne Plaza Bridal Show held last October 24, 2009.

During the event, Crowne Plaza introduced three unique wedding packages to suite the style and personality of any soon-to-wed couple. The Romantic Package is the classic wedding that goes back to basics. This wedding theme is specially designed for couples with a simple yet stylish preference for a celebration. Inspired Celebrations allows couples to recognize their personal heritage with well-chosen details to come along with it. Finally, Dream Themes are specifically designed for couples who wish to create the ultimate fantasy wedding.

Every wedding package includes one night complimentary stay in a deluxe room, room service breakfast, complimentary fruit platter, and a Spa package for two. What’s more, each wedding packages comes with a two-night stay at any InterContinental Hotels Group in Manila, Clark, Pampanga; Bali, Indonesia; Bangkok, Thailand; Phuket, Thailand, or Hanoi, Vietnam.

Other activities designed to help couples plan their wedding were also staged throughout the bridal show. Crowne Plaza Executive Chef Angelo Faoro presented the hotel’s wedding set menu. Michael Lim demonstrated how to plan a Chinese Wedding Banquet. Make-up artists from Paul and Joe conducted a make-up demonstration. Metro Weddings Editor-in-Chief Ms. Michelle Katigbak-Alejandro shared tips on how couples can look good in their wedding photos and how to choose a wedding photographer. Flower and event stylist Teddy Manuel created an Old Hollywood-inspired bridal bouquet on the spot. Holiday Inn Clark and InterContinental Manila also presented their current wedding packages and amenities.

The event was capped with a fashion show showcasing the creation of the members of Wedding Designers of the Philippines and The Young Designers of the Philippines. Bernie Pasamba String Ensemble serenaded the guests as the model brides and grooms walked on the runway.

Over 120 couples attended the said event. Lucky couples won gift packs from Suriya Spa, Carolina Herrera, and L’Oreal Paris. But it was soon-to-wed couple Mr. Michael Tan and fiancé Ms. Athena Manzano who went home with a 3-day 2-night honeymoon package to Bangkok, Thailand inclusive of round trip airfare from Cebu Pacific. The prize was given by no less than Crowne Plaza Galleria Manila General Manger Ms. Brigitte Trattner.

The Crowne Plaza Bridal Show is sponsored by InterContinental Hotels and Resorts, Holiday Inn Clark, Metro Weddings, Lifestyle Network,, The Philippine Star, Global Ventures Co., Imagine Nation Photography, Suriya Spa, and Cebu Pacific.