Tag: outdoor weddings

8 Tips to Celebrating Outdoors
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8 Tips to Celebrating Outdoors

From cocktail hour rooftop soirees and all white poolside parties, to rustic vineyard weddings and picnic style backyard barbecues, I’m sharing “Tara’s Tips” to plan the perfect outdoor event (with extra bonus tips that you may not have thought of 😃) to help you host an outdoor celebration full of style and substance – without...

An Intimate, Al Fresco, Multicultural Wedding by the Occoquan River: Jazmin Cheveres & Carlos Flores
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An Intimate, Al Fresco, Multicultural Wedding by the Occoquan River: Jazmin Cheveres & Carlos Flores

Surrounded by breathtaking views of the Occoquan River, Jazmin & Carlos’ wedding was a memorable, multicultural celebration nestled in a magical al fresco setting at The River View at Occoquan. A stunning yet serene sight to behold, their special day exemplifies why outdoor weddings are incredibly popular. Imagine how wonderful the guests and the couple...

A Hidden Charm of Luxury – Inn at Willow Grove
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A Hidden Charm of Luxury – Inn at Willow Grove

  Last week our team had the opportunity to host an event for a group of event professionals at the Inn at Willow Grove in Orange, Virginia for a “Wondrous Planner Experience”; an Aladdin-inspired retreat.  Located approximately 90 minutes outside of Washington, DC and centrally located in Virginia Wine Country, this luxury boutique resort boasts...

8 Tips for Hosting the Perfect Outdoor Event
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8 Tips for Hosting the Perfect Outdoor Event

Being outdoors prevails to Nature’s beauty and evokes tranquility in its purest form, however, there are many caveats to consider when planning an outdoor celebration. Below are a few helpful tips to consider when planning an outdoor event, ie., corporate retreats/team building activities/celebrations, social events, weddings.  Make sure your guests are comfortable. Consider the weather...

Vibrant Fall Wedding | Belmont Manor & Historic Park | Eric & Shakétta
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Vibrant Fall Wedding | Belmont Manor & Historic Park | Eric & Shakétta

Last Fall, we had the opportunity to witness the enduring love of Eric and Shakétta as they said “I do” to each other on the beautiful grounds of Belmont Manor and Historic Park. It was a contemporary garden style wedding as the grounds of the manor provided the perfect backdrop.  The Groom (Eric) looked dapper...

You’re Engaged! Part 2:  Top (5) Wedding Pros to Hire First!
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You’re Engaged! Part 2: Top (5) Wedding Pros to Hire First!

In our previous blog, we highlighted (9) fabulous tips to organizing yourself to get you on the path to planning your wedding day.  Now that you have taken the first steps to planning, we are now going to provide you with advice on the first (5) wedding professionals you should hire first for your wedding...

bride and groom fall weddings by perfect planning events
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Northern Virginia Fall Wedding | Michael & Carin

  We were overjoyed this year producing wedding celebrations with all our amazing couples.  On October 14, 2017 at Osprey’s at Belmont Bay in Northern Virginia, our beautiful couple, Mike & Carin, started a new chapter in the lives and said, “I Do”. Mike and Carin met at work in 2014, however, they sparked interest...

Something Old; Something New; Something Red, White, and Blue?
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Something Old; Something New; Something Red, White, and Blue?

People love a reason to celebrate! So, why not give your guests reasons to attend. Summer is the busiest season for weddings, we all know that, however, choosing your wedding to fall on the Fourth of July may save you money, give you more options for venues (since most businesses are closed to the public),...

MD Wedding Planner | Roland & Brandice at Oxon Hill Manor
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MD Wedding Planner | Roland & Brandice at Oxon Hill Manor

Last Summer, we had the pleasure of coordinating the joyous occasion of the union of  Roland & Brandice in marriage.  The location was the gorgeous neo-Georgian estate of Oxon Hill Manor nestled along the breathtaking view of Potomac River in Maryland. This was a wedding dear to our hearts because we knew Brandice’s parents very...

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