State-by-State Guide to the Top Wedding Planners

Thinking about hiring a wedding planner? Our friends at The Daily Meal evaluated event-planning companies across the country to curate the best of the best — the planners who are setting trends and making an impact on the wedding industry. Find the top planner in your state!

  • Alabama: Christopher Confero Design
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    Alabama: Christopher Confero Design

    Christopher Confero is a creative genius at his craft; with expertise in lighting, graphic, and floral design, there is no space he can’t transform into a magical setting.

    Photo Credit: Christopher Confero

  • Alaska: Designing Divas Wedding and Event Planners
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    Alaska: Designing Divas Wedding and Event Planners

    Connie Tracy and Andrea Engbretsen are intent on creating memorable experiences and events that are reflective of the couple, the brand, or the occasion at hand.

    Photo Credit: Designing Divas
  • Arizona: Rock Paper Scissors Events
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    Arizona: Rock Paper Scissors Events

    Ara Farnam and team consider themselves event designers, bringing the aesthetic of interior design to each event, one tabletop, rental, and arrangement at a time.

  • Arkansas: Ashley Ann
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    Arkansas: Ashley Ann's Events

    Ashley Henderson is known for her unique outlook and whimsical flair, she specializes in affairs of all sizes. 

    Photo Credit: Ashley Ann's Events
  • California: Bash, Please
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    California: Bash, Please

    Bash, Please is full-service production and design house, that is not only taking the California party scene by storm, but also the world, since they'll travel around the globe to create custom soirées anywhere you want. 

    Photo Credit: Cara Leonard 
  • Colorado: The Celebration Studio
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    Colorado: The Celebration Studio

    Marrying old traditions with new ideas, the company can create high-impact yet sentimental and personal events and experiences.

  • Connecticut: Jubilee Events
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    Connecticut: Jubilee Events

    Specializing in eclectic events, from farm dinners to tented affairs, Jubilee Events, made up of a trio of women, is well-versed in the art of the party.

    Photo Credit: Jubilee Events
     
  • Delaware: Make My Day
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    Delaware: Make My Day

    The team at Make My Day pride themselves on bringing the vision of each and every client to life.

    Photo Credit: Make My Day 
     
  • Florida: Posh Parties and Paper
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    Florida: Posh Parties and Paper

    With three types of packages named The Glam, The Glitz, and The Glitter, Posh's founder, Heather Lowenthal, is bringing a certain panache to every event she curates. 

    Photo Credit: Zac Wolf

  • Georgia: Susan Graham Signature Events
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    Georgia: Susan Graham Signature Events

    Aside from creating dramatic affairs, Graham and her award-winning team not only provide week-of exclusivity to your event, but they provide with you consultations leading up to the event and handle all issues, both major and minor, to ensure a memorable occasion. 

    Photo Credit: Susan Graham 

  • Hawaii: Season of Life Events
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    Hawaii: Season of Life Events

    Season of Life Events' various types of coordination, from full-service packages for destination couples to day-of wedding coordination, help you execute your vision. 

    Photo Credit: Seasons of Life Events 
  • Idaho: Taylor
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    Idaho: Taylor'd Events

    With a background in creating floral arrangements and coordinating high-profile Beverly Hills events, Taylor Sturges brings big-city professionalism to Sun Valley, Idaho. 

    Photo Credit: Mayberry Photography 

  • Illinois: Bliss Weddings and Events
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    Illinois: Bliss Weddings and Events

    Katie, Kara, and Renny have recieved widespread praise for their whimsical and fun attitude in planning every detail of an event. 

    Photo Credit: Bliss Weddings and Events

  • Indiana: April Foster Events
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    Indiana: April Foster Events

    Her background as a mental health specialist in the National Guard gives April a unique knack for combating the stress of curating events and dealing with difficult situations that might arise.

    Photo Credit: Nathan Edmonds

     

  • Iowa: Nona Via
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    Iowa: Nona Via

    Nona Via will help you coordinate, execute, and budget everything for your big day. 

    Photo Credit: Nona Via 

  • Kansas: Simple Elegance
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    Kansas: Simple Elegance

    Offering everything from budget planning to etiquette lessons, the ladies at Simple Elegance will help you coordinate your big day down to the last detail — whether it’s a black-tie affair or a rustic intimate setting. 

    Photo Credit: Adrianne Maples Photography

  • Kentucky: Viva Bella Events
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    Kentucky: Viva Bella Events

    Viva Bella is all about making memorable moments — they pride themselves on sensational professionalism and thorough imagination. 

  • Louisiana: Plan B Production
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    Louisiana: Plan B Production

    Plan B seeks to play up the city's charm in their events; from sourcing photographers to coordinating a Bourbon Street parade, they certainly bring life to the party. 

    Photo Credit: Plan B Productions 
  • Maine: Sweetest Thing
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    Maine: Sweetest Thing

    When you choose Sweetest Thing, you're getting dream makers — two women who really know what they're doing and want to make you happy.

    Photo Credit: Sweetest Thing 

  • Maryland: Romance of Flowers
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    Maryland: Romance of Flowers

    Romance of Flowers draws their event inspiration from blossoms — each soirée starts with the flowers and the ideas grow from there, one bloom at a time.

    Photo Credit: Romance of Flowers