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Meet Angela 'Big Ang' Raiola at the Long Island Bridal Showcase

Angela “Big Ang” Raiola of TV reality show

Angela “Big Ang” Raiola of TV reality show “Mob Wives” will be at The Long Island Bridal Showcase at Old Bethpage Village Restoration Exhibition Hall March 19. Credit: Getty Images

March 18-24

View the Paula Varsalona trunk show of elegant cocktail dresses and gowns (with designer on Saturday), 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday and noon-5 p.m. Sunday, at Mieka, 45 Glen Cove Rd., Greenvale; 516-200-5501

March 19

The Kaufman Franco trunk show features informal modeling of the women's fall/winter 2013 collection, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., at Hirshleifers, Americana Manhasset; 516-627-3566

Angela “Big Ang” Raiola of TV reality show “Mob Wives” will be at The Long Island Bridal Showcase with a full array of wedding vendors, 6-9 p.m., at Old Bethpage Village Restoration Exhibition Hall, 1303 Round Swamp Rd. Admission is free. RSVP suggested: 516-933-4444.

March 21

Cosmetic Surgery Fashion Show. Dr. Stephen Greenberg and Fox/5 reporter Jill Nicolini co-host a runway fashion show (7 p.m.) with patients as models and commentary on procedures as well as the outfits. Tickets are $25 ($20 in advance) at Carlyle at the Palace, 1600 Round Swamp Rd., Plainview; 516-364-4200

C. Wonder celebrates spring with treats, raffle prizes and more, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at all stores including Roosevelt Field; spend $100 and get 20 percent off, spend $150 or more for a 25 percent discount. RSVP to For locations, go to

March 21-24

Victor Harper bridal trunk show, with designer visit Saturday, is hosted by The Wedding Salon of Manhasset, 1468 Northern Blvd., Manhasset. By appointment only; 516-869-8455

March 22-24

Sample sales

Shop the Maggie Sottero bridal trunk show, by appointment only, at Bridal Suite of Centereach, 2449 Middle Country Rd.; 631-585-6040

Twinkle by Wenlan Women's wear is deeply discounted, including archival and classic pieces from the brand's 12-year history, 9:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. March 20-23, at 545 Eighth Ave., 17th floor, Manhattan; 212-625-8710

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