Four Donegal businesses are celebrating great achievements following the first ever Irish Wedding Awards.

The Irish Wedding Awards took place last night and the best of the best 2017 Award Winners were revealed at the stunning lavish black tie event held at the Crown Plaza Hotel Dublin.

The country’s finest wedding businesses and services gathered at the prestigious event to celebrate the winners of Ireland’s 1st annual wedding awards with hundreds of entries.

Top Donegal business flew the flag for the North West and secured the following list of prestigious awards for the county…

  • The Silver Tassie Hotel & Spa (Select Hotels)  – Awarded Border Wedding Venue Of The Year 2017
  • McElhinneys Bridal Rooms – Awarded Borders Wedding Boutique of the Year 2017
  • Eventful – Awarded Stationery Supplier of the Year 2017
  • G&G – Awarded Borders Hair & Makeup Salon of the Year 2017

The Official Irish Wedding Awards recognises and rewards the efforts and dedication of the very best in Ireland’s wedding industry.

There was widespread celebration and thanks from all Donegal businesses last night after the awards.

A spokesperson from the Silver Tassie Hotel & Spa said: “The annual Wedding Awards are a great opportunity for business that excel. A huge thank you to all involved, both nominees and winners alike, are delighted and proud that their dedication and hard work has been acknowledged by couples all over the country.

“As Valentine’s Day is just around the corner you might consider popping the question, if so be sure to arrange a consultation with one of the dedicated wedding planners at the multi-award winning Silver Tassie Hotel & Spa, a member of Select Hotels of Ireland, the Silver Tassie are proud to work with the listed award winning suppliers to make your dream day a reality.”

Silver Tassie

McElhinneys Bridal Rooms took to Facebook to thank all their loyal customers: “Over the moon to announce that we have been awarded Wedding Boutique of the Year at this years The Irish Wedding Awards. Thank you to everyone for your continued support.”


The team at G&G Letterkenny were ecstatic with their win:


Eventful, a personalised wedding stationery and design service based in Ramelton were equalling overjoyed with their award: “We are absolutely honoured to have won stationery supplier the year 2017 thanks to everyone who voted and supported us we are so happy,” they said.

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