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Golden Event Planners

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Your Own Kitchen
5.0
from 56 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 90 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
TANIA R.
Verified review

Myself & all my guests were extremely impressed with the service & excellent food. Everything fresh & made on site. Thomas & his assistant were great to work with, & Thomas was so good at replying to email queries & last minute changes leading up to the event. I would recommend 'Yok' (Your own kitchen) in a heartbeat. Looks like some of my guests look forward to using him in the future as well. He also left the place perfectly clean, you wouldn't have known he had been there, except for the satisfied & fully stomachs. Thank you so much Thomas, the event was GREAT.

Sparrow Kitchen
4.9
from 32 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 55 hires on Thumbtack
Amanda W.
Verified review

I found Nancy on Thumbtack a few days before our event, after our caterer stopped returning our phone calls. Nancy was very easy to work with, very prompt in response times and flexible in what we were looking for. It was a HUGE relief finding Nancy so close to the event! On the day of the event her staff showed up on time, (again) were flexible with what we were looking for and they had GREAT attitudes. The food was fantastic, and we were more than happy to give out our caterers information to anyone who asked. I would highly recommend Sparrow Kitchen to anyone looking for a professional, delicious, and easy to work with caterer.

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The Garden Path Co
4.9
from 31 reviews
  • 24 years in business
  • 50 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Heidi T.
Verified review

Karen is not only an incredible florist, she is also an experienced Wedding/Event Coordinator. She knows everything that goes into an event, and she's prepared for anything. She listened carefully to our daughter's vision and made it come to life. (Our daughter has NO knowledge of flowers...just knew the look she wanted.) Karen made the BIG DAY completely easy for us.

Mary's Magical Moments
4.6
from 25 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
Tae'lor P.
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I had the pleasure of working with Mary and her family when planning my wedding this past summer at Deer Creek Valley Ranch. The first time I met with Mary and her daughter to discuss my goals and dreams for the wedding, I could tell that she was going to do whatever it took to make my wedding day memorable. Through her busy schedule she was willing to meet with me several times to ensure that we were all on the same page for what the big day entailed. She went out of her way of finding affordable decorations to make my vision come true. Her daughters were very thoughtful in providing great ideas and insight on decorations and other wedding details. Her husband was very helpful with the technological side of things and offered to be the DJ and M.C. at the wedding. Without hesitation, I would highly recommend Mary and her services to any bride or organization who is looking to have an event that is well-planned, organized, and perfect! Mary and her team are genuine, hard-working, and very knowledgable about event planning. Not only is Mary professional, but she is affordable and will provide valuable expertise to make your day exceptional!

  • 2 years in business
  • 44 hires on Thumbtack
Riley C.
Verified review

Evan and Brooke were prompt and provided excellent service for our wedding reception! I would absolutely hire them again for our next event!

Rooster Entertainment
4.6
from 17 reviews
  • 21 years in business
  • 22 hires on Thumbtack
Becky H.
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Robin was very helpful and flexible with our corporate event. We enjoyed working with him. Thank you

InVogue Events
4.7
from 15 reviews
  • 15 years in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Carla P.
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I have known Lata for 20 years. She has always had a flair for entertaining and decorating. I have seen her blossom into a professional event planner who takes care of every little detail and does it well. I attended a graduation party that Lata did extremely well. She not only had the food and table setting planned to match the occasion she had the whole event done very elegentely and on time. I was very pleased to see her hard work give such good results. I have also attended baby shower and birthday parties that Lata has helped with and she has endless energy and passion to do the job right. I would highly recommend Lata Prabhu to do events for my friends as she is a hard working person with enthusiasm and ideas.

The Perfect Touch
5.0
from 13 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Sarah A.
Verified review

Nicole was absolutely fabulous! I couldn't have asked for a better experience planning and executing a 200+ wedding. She was extremely organized, responsive, and positive through the whole experience. I never once felt stressed out as a bride because Nicole kept tabs on everything. Even when the occasional thing did not work out according to plan, Nicole was immediately on it and fixing the situation. I would highly recommend her for any one looking for a wedding planner and would gladly be used as a reference. Nicole was a true blessing through this whole process and I'm happy to also say I've gained another friend! EXCELLENT!

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Events@5280
4.6
from 13 reviews
  • 17 years in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Emily Rene H.
Verified review

As another vendor in the industry I love it when our couples have a wedding planner, I love it even more when they have a wedding planner who is as professional and responsive as Amanda!

Sparrow Workplace
5.0
from 10 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
James C.
Verified review

Sparrow Solutions is THE company to turn to for support. They are friendly, fast, flexible and detail oriented. They organized a number of events for us and their attention to detail is remarkable! James Creasey Denver business owner

B&B Event Solutions
4.9
from 8 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Alex L.
Verified review

Working with Katie during the Global Youth Leadership Summit was an awesome experience. There wasn’t a time during the event when I was worried about the event because I knew she was on top of it. Her professionalism and personality made the week a breeze.

Designing Perfection LLC
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Kenita G.
Verified review

Vanessa is fantastic! She does an amazing job with kids parties and adult gatherings. Contact her if you want an affordable event planner who is personable, professional and has great taste!

Amanda Bowers
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
Kristin N.
Verified review

Amanda met with us before our wedding to get a feel for what we were hoping our day would be like. She made sure to gather details we hadn't thought of yet and quickly afterwards sent us a detailed timeline of how the night would break down. She was there throughout the event, from set-up to tear-down and made sure our needs were taken care of! Highly recommend! Thanks Amanda!!!

Curate Events + Design
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Ivy D.
Verified review

Krista & SeaAnna are magic workers! Every meeting I had with them was so pleasant and honestly I never thought the day of the wedding would be so hectic and they took care of everything and executed my vision. There were a couple of hiccups in my wedding: I forgot to steam the veil and they worked their magic under the hand dryers in the bathroom to make it presentable. My cake bases never made it and they went hunting in the storage room of the venue and managed to setup something similar to what I had planned. On top of it they took photos to make sure some candid moments were captured. And my decorations and flowers which they setup looked STUNNING. My sweetheart table was amazing and everybody was impressed and the whole setup. Loved working with them and hope we can become friends in real life because they were lovely people.

Events by Britainy
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Michelle P.
Verified review

I cannot recommend Britainy enough. She was extremely professional, had great advice, kept my wedding moving in the right direction, consistently available, and she did it all while pregnant. She helped to coordinate my vendors, took tips to dispense, and helped to keep track of invoices. If you are looking for an event planner, I would suggest hiring Britainy immediately! She was by far the best decision I made for my wedding and we would have been lost without her!

Highlights
3.8
from 8 reviews
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Anthony J.
Verified review

EVENT NOT COMPLETE YET, BUT WORKING WITH HIM ON DETAILS AND HIS FOLLOWUP IS EXCELLENT

TeNeil Hartley Events
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Sally H.
Verified review

TeNeil made our wedding day perfect! She dealt with rain and a late vendor flawlessly and made us so comfortable throughout the day we never got worried or stressed. We would highly recommend TeNeil for any event you are planning, she was absolutely incredible; the day would not have been the same without her!

Beyond the Decor Events
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Howard H.
Verified review

We loved working with beyond the decor events. We didn’t think we needed an event planner but are so happy we hired them! It was so nice to be able to enjoy the event and our company instead of worrying about logistics. We highly recommend beyond the decor events

Kaleidoscope Productions
4.8
from 5 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Betsy H.
Verified review

Stephen was super professional and the sound for our event was flawless. Highly recommend.

Sugar Willow Events
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
About

All of our services include monthly/weekly emailed timeline updates. We are committed to working with you every step of the way stamping each piece of advice with a personalized adaptable style. And, so you don’t feel rushed or pressured, we happily book one event only within a 3 day time-span to insure you have our undivided attention in the days leading up to your special event.

Commit Fitness & Events
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Terry W.
Verified review

Very personable and organized. Great to work with!

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What does a wedding event coordinator do?

Pulling off a large, complex wedding or an elegant, small affair requires juggling myriad details, including the officiant, food, drink, wedding cake, entertainment, transportation, rehearsal dinner, photography, equipment rentals, venue reservations and more. A wedding event coordinator can help you keep track of these details, overseeing the planning process and managing everything on the day of your wedding. Each wedding coordinator (and wedding) is different, but in general you can expect an event coordinator to:

  • Help you devise a realistic wedding budget and hold your vendors to it.
  • Map out a master plan that includes all of the details including ceremony music, favors, the guest book and more.
  • Suggest ceremony and reception locations that fit your wedding size, budget and vision.   
  • Suggest florists, photographers, bands, caterers and other vendors that fit your budget.
  • Negotiate vendor contracts for the best deals.
  • Create a timeline for the day of the wedding that includes each vendor and member of your wedding party.
  • Mail invitations and track RSVPs.
  • Answer questions about wedding etiquette and current wedding trends.
  • Manage the wedding day from supervising vendors and setup to handling last-minute emergencies.

How much do day-of wedding coordinators cost?

A day-of wedding coordinator makes sure that every detail of your wedding day goes off without a hitch, and deals quickly and quietly with any last-minute emergencies. For many brides, the day-of wedding coordinator is their best investment! The average national cost for a wedding coordinator is $800 to $1,000. Although full-service wedding coordinators often charge a percentage of the total wedding budget, most day-of coordinators charge a flat fee plus an additional hourly fee if the day runs long. For example, a 15-hour day-of coordination costs an average of $600, plus an additional $45 per hour if the coordinator works more than the planned 15 hours. Another option is to hire a coordinator to manage the last-minute details leading up to the event; for example, 25 hours of month-of coordination costs an average of $1,200. Several factors affect the cost of day-of coordination, including the region, the planner’s experience, and the specifics of the wedding. If the ceremony and reception are in two different locations, expect to pay more than if they’re in the same place. Also, extra details, such as managing food trucks or setting up snacks in addition to the meal, will increase the cost.

What should you ask a wedding coordinator?

When you hire a wedding coordinator, you want to make sure he or she gets you and can execute perfectly your vision of your dream wedding. To find the very best fit, it’s important to ask these five questions:

  • Are you available on my wedding date? If the coordinator isn’t available on your big day, there’s no reason to continue the interview — unless you’re willing to shift your date to accommodate their schedule.
  • What’s average cost of most of your weddings? If the coordinator’s usual wedding is outside your range, they might not be the right coordinator for you. Ask whether the coordinator requires a minimum wedding budget. In general, the wedding coordinator’s fee should be about 15 percent of your budget.
  • What is your speciality? Some coordinators specialize in day-of coordination, some create the overall vision, and others act as a producer. Make sure your wedding coordinator provides the type of services that will most help you create the event you have in mind, such as selecting vendors and handling their contracts, or managing the guest list and invitations.
  • What are your ideas for fulfilling our wedding vision? After you describe your dream wedding — rustic or sophisticated, traditional or funky — the wedding coordinator should be able to suggest appropriate venues, menus, decorations, etc..

Do you have a portfolio? Ask to see photos of their favorite weddings, especially if they’ve managed any that are similar to what you have in mind. This will help you see if you like their style and if their ideas seem fresh and creative.

Do I need a wedding day coordinator?

Even if you’ve handled every detail of planning your wedding, you might appreciate having a day-of wedding coordinator in your corner. Usually, the coordinator meets with you a few weeks before your wedding to put together a detailed timeline of everything that needs to happen on your wedding day. Then, on the big day, the coordinator makes sure everything goes according to plan — and handles any emergencies that pop up, such as party crashers, missing tuxedos, late vendors, disappearing bridal party members and more. Most wedding coordinators also handle:

  • Distributing the wedding day timeline to all of your vendors.
  • Coordinating all of your vendors, including the photographer, florist and baker.
  • Conducting the wedding rehearsal.
  • Helping the bride and her wedding party get dressed and take photos.   
  • Checking floor plans, lighting levels, cake placement, menus, favors and more.
  • Collecting the wedding gifts and keeping personal items safe and accounted for.

Even if you don’t think you need a wedding coordinator, check with your venue. Some require that couples hire a day-of wedding coordinator for the day of the event. 

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