Did you know that more than 20,500 weddings were held in Iowa last year? And that the average cost was $21,188 (that’s a lot of bliss to go around!)*. For those brides in planning or day-dreaming mode Travel Iowa and Josephs Jewelers want to add a bit more icing to the cake with “My Iowa Wedding” Pinterest giveaway.
Pin your dream wedding in IOWA during the month of September for a chance to WIN a $500 gift card to Josephs Jewelers. It’s time to bump up that carat size, honey! Here’s how to get started:
- Follow Travel Iowa on Pinterest
- Create a “My Iowa Wedding” board, pin the giveaway image and let the holy matrimony inspiration begin! Be sure to tag your Pins with #MyIowaWedding.
- Once your inspiration board is complete, copy the URL in the My Iowa Wedding entry form on Travel Iowa’s Facebook page. You can continue to pin to your board after entering.
- The winner will be announced in early October!
TheKnot.com’s “Real Wedding Survey” also revealed that brides are working to create entertainment experiences for guests, while still splurging on the honeymoon. On average, couples in the Hawkeye State host between 180 – 190 guests. While the market value of getting hitched is $436 million in Iowa.
So, remember to direct traveling guests to TravelIowa.com for itineraries and fun ways to extend their stay before or after your special day!*Source: “Real Wedding Survey 2012” TheKnot.com and WeddingPlanner.com