Fota Island Resort’s Wedding Showcase returns in January to provide brides and grooms-to-be with the perfect selection of suppliers and invaluable resources to help make wedding planning far less of a headache. The Showcase will be taking place at the 5 star hotel in Cork on Sunday, 25th January, between 12 & 5 p.m.

For those you dreaming of idyllic wedding venues in Cork that will provide the perfect setting to enchant and delight you and your guests, then Fota Island Resort should be your wedding destination of choice! As one of the finest luxury 5 star hotels near Cork, situated amid the beauty of the scenic 780 acre Fota Island , the resort has everything you need, and more, to fulfil your perfect day.

Avenues lined with magnificent oaks and sycamores lead you to your island paradise, where Mother Nature has worked her magic, providing a naturally stunning backdrop for your wedding photos. The resort will be alive with stylish suits and bridal gowns being modelled amongst many of Fota Island Resort’s favourite suppliers.

Top bridal and accessory designers on the day include;

Fota Island Resort have teamed up with top industry experts to help you plan your perfect day, from photographers Ted Murphy and John Roche, florists Flower Power and Wild along with Munster Chauffers and wedding bands such as Verge Trio and Groove Collective who will be showcasing their music on the day.

All of this will take place in the stunning surroundings of the magnificent Smith Barry Suite at Fota Island Hotel & Spa in Cork, a popular wedding destination itself, it will be dressed for a glamorous and stylish wedding on the day. If a wedding in the Clubhouse at our championship Cork Golf Club, host to the 2014 Irish Open, which has been beautifully converted from an old stone farm building to provide an intimate alternative setting for a wedding reception. With views out over the lake and impeccable golf course, it’s a stunning venue for an unforgettable wedding reception or an intimate family gathering the day after The Big Day!

The experienced and dedicated wedding team from the Fota Collection which also includes our new reopened sister hotel in Cork City, The Kingsley, will be available along with banqueting, events and sales staff to show you around and answer any questions you may have, while delicious canapés, starters, main courses and desserts are served for you to sample from our exquisite fine dining menu.

For further news and updates about the upcoming Wedding Showcase visit the website  www.fotaisland.ie, follow Fota Island Resort on Twitter and Facebook or contact Fota Island Resort on 021 488 3700.