Heart of Iowa Wedding Showcase

Exceeding Your Expectations


Meet The Team


Jade Li Weddings & Events

  • Jade Li Weddings

It is our pleasure here at Jade Li to help you make your wedding or any private event, one to remember!

We can Consult,

Coordinate, Officiate, or even just Plan!  We also offer M.C./DJ & Trivia Host as well as our new Mirror Me photo booth!


(515) 505-3404



Ascension Media Group

  • Ascension Ames

We make that special day even more special! With state of the art sound gear and lighting you can't go wrong. We offer unique services including audio and video recordings of your ceremony and sound reinforcement perfect for outdoor weddings.  Music selection tailored to your event, so it'll be appropriate and be sure to make everyone get up and dance. 

Call or email us today to discuss your event with one of our team members!



  • Glass Wedding Ceremony

The Fiamma D'Amore Glass Wedding Ceremony is new, unique, & personal. With our brides & grooms we create lasting beautiful art! Couples select the colors of choice and perform a unity ceremony and then create the hand blown keepsake of your choice!


(515) 979-6514


DJ DAS Entertainment

  • DJ DAS Entertainment

Premier Event DJ proudly filling the Heart of Iowa Wedding Showcase Vendor Rooms with Hot Hits and Prize Drawings to keep the energy pumping all day long!

We are a premier Event DJ Entertainment Service serving Des Moines, IA. and the surrounding areas.  Whether it's a Wedding, Private Party, School Dance, Corporate Event or any other upscale occasion, we can provide the music and entertainment needed to make it a success. We are committed to delivering the highest quality DJ services with style, elegance and intelligence. We'll provide you with courteous customer service that meets & exceeds your needs.


(515) 339-0353


Mel's Sweet Occassions

  • Mel's Sweet Occassions

Custom, scratch-made sweets for every occasion. If you're looking for a beautiful, unique and delicious sweet to make your event shine, contact me today!


(515) 233-2222

300 Main Street 

Ames, IA 50010



Angie Taylor, Mary Kay Sales Director

  • Angie Taylor for MaryKay

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Celebrations Party & Rental Store

  • Celebrations Ames

Celebrations is party retail and rental store located in Ames, Iowa. We have a wide variety of party stock from themes to graduation to tailgating supplies - we're your one stop shop! Stop in today to check out our retail selection or start a rental booking for your next event!


(515) 268-9333

302 S. 3rd Street

Ames, IA 50010


Eventfully Yours

  • Eventfully Yours

Event Design & Party Rentals 
Open Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and by appointment through the week.

Whether planning for an intimate daytime wedding, a brilliant evening celebration, an important business convention, or a grand gala, be confident with your decor rental and event design from Eventfully Yours.



(515) 299-4500

3929 E 14th St

Des Moines, Iowa

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Touchstone Crystals by Swarovski

  • Olde Main Brewing Co.

Swarovski is a world famous company and its crystals have been seen everywhere - from
Dorothy’s ruby red slippers to Katie Perry to being named some of Oprah’s favorite things.
Touchstone is a division of Swarovski and uses only genuine, first-grade Swarovski Crystals,
Pearls & Zirconia in all of our products. You’ll find Swarovksi’s most innovative & cutting edge
stones, colors & techniques in all of our collections. Our jewels are made completely by hand.
Each stone is hand set and most surfaces are hand polished. Our jewelry contains no nickel,
lead or cadmium. Swarovski believes every woman should have beautiful jewelry and created
Touchstone to make that belief a reality. With half of the catalog under $50, we truly have have
beautiful jewelry for all women.



Cindy McCutcheon's Pampered Chef

  • Cindy's Pampered Chef

I have been a Pampered Chef Consultant for over 15 years.  Pampered Chef has been around for over 35 years and is a proud member of the Berkshire Hathaway Family of Companies. Pampered Chef exists to help you enjoy the moments most important to you and yours by inspiring satisfying, stress-free meals fit for the way you live.



James Doe

  • Dinner 4 Two

Dinner4Two performs culinary presentations for engaged couples to teach them how to cook fast, healthy, and tasty meals at home. Featuring Kitchen Charm Waterless/Greaseless cookware and Royal Prestige products. 

Thanks to Dinner4Two for sponsoring these amazing gifts for our Guests!

  1. Symbolize It Gift Card for 1st 50 Brides at the door (portrait on Acrylic Glass $200 value).

  2. Door prize – Santoku Knife

  3. Grand Prize Dream Vacation Getaway (7 nights resort accommodations @ 3000 locations) valid for over 2 years


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Thirty One with Hannah Kluedtke

  • Thirty One

Thirty One Gifts will be showcasing their great purses, bags, gifts and Wedding party items.  Embroidering available and they ship orders in 2 weeks or less!


Signature HomeStyles with Jaime Snyder

  • Signature HomeStyles

Do you have a space that needs a spark? Is that clutter "plop spot" driving you crazy? Our storage solutions and accessories will help you with that!


Signature HomeStyles makes a difference...one home at a time.

We enhance homes through our organization and decor products.

We enhance lives through our career opportunities.



Pure Romance with

Beth Tichy-Golden

  • Pure Romance with Beth

Pure Romance offers bath and body, beauty and massage products.   

They also offer Lingerie and bedroom accessories, as well as book unique Bachelorette and Bridal Shower parties to pamper the Bride to be and all her Bridesmaids!