We are excited to learn that Atlanta based media group Get Married will host the first wedding ever live in New York's Times Square during New Year's Eve 2011! By submitting entries online at GetMarried.com now until October 1st, one lucky couple will have the chance of a lifetime opportunity; to win the wedding of their dreams, with the historic background of New Year's Eve in Times Square, while sharing planning details and nuptials along the way with the Get Married online audience. The wedding will be witnessed by million people in Times Square and seen by millions of viewers around the world.
On New Year's Eve 2011 before the annual Ball Drop, Get Married will host and broadcast live a truly unique and spectacular wedding event-Get Married in Times Square-for one deserving couple selected here. As part of its mission to engage an interactive audience, Get Married will enable its online audience to vote on key wedding elements provided by participating sponsors, including bridal gowns, bridesmaids gowns, tuxedos, wedding bands, wedding invitations and wedding cake. Each wedding component will be part of a virtual gallery of images and videos on GetMarried.com, providing information about the details its audience votes on, with the highest number of votes ultimately determining the wedding details for this extraordinary wedding in Times Square.
"We are ecstatic about hosting the very first wedding in the epicenter of New Year's Eve excitement-New York's Times Square-and we are looking for one special couple who wants to experience a true wedding adventure," said Stacie Francombe, founder and editor-in-chief of Get Married Media. "Get Married promises the wedding of the decade and, with the iconic, vibrant and celebratory backdrop of Times Square, we welcome the opportunity to put one couple's 'I do's' in the limelight and in the hands of the passionate GetMarried.com audience."
As the big day approaches, Get Married will fly the winning couple to New York City to meet with vendors, narrow their selection of wedding details, create webisodes showcasing voting options, and conduct media interviews about their unique wedding experience. The day of the wedding, Get Married will videotape the couple's wedding preparations and various wedding elements and will broadcast it live for the world as well as on the large LED screens around Times Square. Immediately following the wedding, Get Married will host a reception for the couple's friends and family at Hard Rock Cafe New York in Times Square.