VAWP Membership

VAWP Membership will be waived for the remainder of FY ’20 through FY ’21 (June 30, 2021). VAWP recognizes the hardships currently facing wedding professionals in VT and as a courtesy membership will be free for the upcoming Fiscal Year. Contact Patti at for more information.

VAWP Benefits

  • Membership in the only non-profit organization in Vermont dedicated to promoting Vermont’s wedding industry
  • Networking with industry professionals
  • Educational & Mentoring opportunities
  • Business listing on, including links to your website, direct email links, photo and video promotion and blogging opportunities
  • Member logo to place on your marketing materials and website


  • Be in the business of providing services to the wedding industry in Vermont
  • Business must be physically located in Vermont and registered with the State of Vermont
  • Maintain proper licensing and observe requirements set forth by the State of Vermont for chosen profession

Your business must also abide by the VAWP Code of Ethics:

  • Provide customers with professional & personable service
  • Honor all contracts and verbal agreements with clients and fellow vendors
  • Provide guidance and support to fellow wedding professionals and treat them with respect
  • Create partnerships with other Vermont Wedding professionals
  • Display the Vermont Association of Wedding Professionals mark on your website
  • Work to promote Vermont regionally and nationally as a premier wedding destination

Membership Dues

Based on wedding related revenues – which include room sales for guests, labor and any other ticket item that are related to the wedding event

Annual Wedding Related Revenues Regular Dues
Under $100,000 in Sales Free
$100,000 – $250,000 in Sales Free
$250,000 – $500,000 in Sales Free
$500,000 – or more in Sales Free

*Annual Membership Dues are due July 1st of each year.  Our dues year runs from July 1 – June 30.

If you have questions about becoming a member of VAWP please email