Amid all the winter snow and cold, it helps to cling to thoughts of spring blooms and warmth. Yes, before you know it spring will be upon us, the season most associated with love and marriage. That said, head to The End
this weekend as Gurney's Inn
, Resort and Spa
in Montauk is presenting their 8th Annual Bridal Showcase, along with weekend specials all winter long.
The event is a great opportunity to meet with expert wedding consultants, with lots of specialty wedding related exhibitors like florists, entertainment providers and spa and salon consultants. Admission is free and there will be great food and entertainment, along with a chance to meet and mingle with other future brides and grooms. The Bridal Showcase will take place on Saturday, February 16 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., but why not make a weekend of it with an overnight stay?
Speaking of winter weekend getaways, Gurney's is honoring Nurses and Teachers with two-night weekend specials in March. As a thank for the noble work provided by these professionals Gurney's is offering a two-night stay with Oceanview accommodations, use of the Sea Water Spa facilities including the indoor sea water heated pool, Finnish saunas, Swiss showers, Fitness Center, Russian steam rooms and Roman baths. Guests will also receive 20% off selected Spa Services. (I highly recommend the Herbal Detox Body Wrap and the Seaweed Facial.) As an extra bonus, Happy Hour prices will apply at the Port O'Call bar all weekend long. The unbelievable price for these special weekends saluting Nurses and Teachers is only $300 per room, single or double occupancy! Nurses Weekend is March 1-3 and Teachers Weekend is March 22-24, with an additional $350 per room Teachers Weekend April 12-14.
Finally, in association with Creations Magazine
, Gurney's is presenting a Psychic & Holistic Fair on Saturday, April 6 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Admission is only $5.00 for day guests to the fair, but discounted nightly room rates are available for overnight stays on Friday and Saturday. The rates are $200 per person single occupancy, $135 per person double occupancy and $115 per person triple occupancy that includes, for overnight guests only, Oceanview accommodations, a $26 per person dinner credit, full breakfast, admission to the fair and use of the Sea Water Spa facilities.
Renowned macrobiotic chef and author Sheri-Lynn DeMaris will be hosting a "Heathy Sunday Brunch" on Sunday, April 7th from 11:00 - 1:00 p.m. She will be discussing her book Macro Magic for Kids and Parents
." For details and reservations call 631-668-1717.
Bride and groom, nurse or teacher, and those who want to get a glimpse of what their future holds, this winter there are very affordable and fun weekend specials at one of the East End's legendary resorts, Gurney's Inn, Resort and Spa. Reserve early!
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Frequently mistaken for the "Most Interesting Man in the World" from the Dos Equis commercials and the iconic gray-bearded Sean Connery, DMH is the Senior Contributing Editor at Hamptons.com. www.hamptons.com