The running of D.C. brides: Before and after photos

Photo by ABC7 staff

It’s baaack! The annual “Running of the Brides” got underway{ }in the Washington region Friday morning.

(Photo: Irene Johnson/ABC7)

When doors opened at 8 a.m., hundreds of eager brides-to-be raced through the Filene’s Basement store at Mazza Gallery in{ }D.C. in a chaotic tradition known as the “Running of the Bride”.

In just minutes, hundreds of wedding dresses flew off the racks.

(Photo: Irene Johnson/ABC7)

Many of the women camped out overnight waiting to find the perfect wedding dress for a bargain price. Hopefully, they did.