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Fall River Wedding Planners

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J&L Catering
from 49 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 81 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Ashley H.
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It was such a pleasure to work with John throughout our wedding planning process and ESPECIALLY on the day of our wedding. We would recommend him as one of our top vendors. It is a very close tie in praise between how amazingly good the food was and how professional and prepared his team was. All of the guests enjoyed the meal, which given our last minute changes due to weather, was an amazing improvisation by John to get all of the food out timely and everything was delicious. Picking our menu and doing our tasting was one of the best parts of the planning process and John made it so easy. He had excellent suggestions and was willing to talk through all of our priorities and wants for our day. The final result was a beautifully presented meal that everyone raved about. His team worked so hard the day of our wedding, but multiple guests commented on the positivity and joy they brought to the venue. Everyone was smiling and went above and beyond to provide excellent service. Once we found J&L Catering, it was hard to find a better value for our money for the extent of the services John and his team provided. We would recommend him to anyone in the future for any catering needs.

Classique Impressions Decor
from 48 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 72 hires on Thumbtack
Queens S.
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Classique Impressions did a MARVELOUS job decorating for my sisters wedding. After a last minute fiasco from our former decorator, we had already given up the dreams of having an elegant and beautiful hall. But it was just unbelievable the quality of service we got. The linen was so beautiful! The ceiling draping, lighting,centerpieces, backdrop and sweetheart table made everyone go woah! The detailing was amazing! And to imagine that I paid less for a lot more that what others had charged is just unimaginable!  Yes! Yes! Yes! I will recommend Classique 100 times over and over again! I absolutely adored the service i got. You guys will be getting so many referrals from me!!!!!!!   Thank you so much Classique! Queen Souleman

from 41 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 104 hires on Thumbtack
Kayla A.
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I met with Jen at the Pawtucket Public Library on Wednesday June 22, 2015 and she was outstanding. Jen was very nice, listened to my needs, wants, and concerns. She made the stress of planning a wedding go away, she made me feel comfortable and like I could do this. I will be using her services for my engagement photos and as a wedding planner. I am very pleased with her so far I only had one meeting with her but so far it has been wonderful.

Malone Catering
from 30 reviews
  • 25 years in business
  • 26 hires on Thumbtack
Erin M.
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Planning a wedding, and Marty Malone has been great to work with! He has been flexible to our needs, and helpful with his experience in helping us plan. Very eager to help and work with venue!

  • 3 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
Alyssa P.
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Yvonne was an exceptional wedding planner. We had multiple meetings with her leading up to our special day, and she was always willing to accommodate us. She made us feel like we were a priority and that she had our best interest in mind. I knew that I did not have to worry about a thing on my day because of Yvonne's top-notch professionalism. She is so good at what she does, and truly made our wedding day everything that we dreamed it would be. She was amazing to work with, and we would highly recommend her.

Brooke Casanova
from 11 reviews
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Stephen R.
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I've worked many different jobs with Brooke. She became one of my favorites to work with on the first job we worked together at the Boston Public Library. In an industry that is very stressful, has tight timelines, and no room for error it's great to work with someone like her. She was able to direct myself and my crew efficiently, clearly explaining where and how she wanted the equipment set up. She maintains focus and keeps a level head at every event I've worked with her. I've seen her communicate and coordinate several different vendors which isn't easy the day of a wedding or private event. I always look forward to the opportunity to work with Brooke because she takes out the normal stress and aggravation with the job. I work in event rentals and have never had a problem I couldn't work out with Brooke!

Life Style Events & Designs
from 10 reviews
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Michela M.
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Camille was so wonderful to work with and super responsive and accommodating. She helped me with chair covers and lantern ceiling lighting and I was incredibly happy with both. I would definitely recommend Life Style Events to other party planners!

Kelly Elizabeth Events
from 10 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
Rebecca B.
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Kelly did the day of coordination for my wedding, and all the pre-work to prepare for the day. She helped find additional staff, suggest vendors, and essentially anything I asked of her. Kelly was truly amazing and saved my wedding in so many ways! From the moment I hired Kelly, she gave me peace of mind and assurance that everything will be perfect. There is a lot of effort and coordination that goes into making a wedding, Kelly was right there with me along the way. As somebody who has orchestrated many events, she gave thoughtful suggestions to ensure my event was planned perfectly. She was always in contact, answered all my emails promptly, and calmed every worry and question I had prior to my wedding. She went over my plan and wishes in great detail to ensure she knew exactly what I wanted and how I wanted everything. The day of she was a wedding saver. I got everything I planned executed as requested and the event ran without any issues (at least none I was award of), Kelly did that great of a job. I spent my wedding day dancing, enjoying the wedding I dreamed of, and visiting my family and friends, while Kelly worked extremely hard to ensure everything went as planned. She did an outstanding job and my wedding day was beyond my expectations. Thank you Kelly for everything that you did and all the things I don't know about, you were truly one of the best decisions I made during my wedding planning!

Feinstein Events
from 10 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Glenna W.
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Trudi was very helpful in planning my mother's 93rd birthday party. She looked into restaurants and private rooms for our event and then found us the perfect place with a fantastic jazz trio who played music of my mum's era and more. Trudi recommended the florist, the birthday cake bakery and offered many helpful ideas to make the evening wonderful. The food and service at the restaurant Trudi recommended were great. I'm so glad I found Trudi. She made my mother's birthday fun, unique and memorable. Everything went smoothly and my mum is still talking about her lovely birthday party!

Bullseye Event Services
from 7 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Anna P.
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I highly recommend Jim. He played music at my wedding and did a wonderful job. Several guests commented that they enjoyed the music and he played all of their requests.

Maven Macaw Events
from 6 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Kelly D.
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I'm so excited for Rebeca to be a part of my wedding!

Nighthawk Entertainment
from 5 reviews
  • 38 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Joseph S.
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These guys were great!! Best around! From day 1 they were great to work with. They made a great "how we met video" and the music was perfect for our entire wedding and reception . I would recommend them to anyone looking for a wedding or event.

DeGeorge Signature Events
from 3 reviews
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Danielle L.
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Mark and I cannot thank Sal and his amazing team enough for the amazing wedding day they were able to envision and create. Sal was able to provide us with a level of knowledge, expertise, creativity, and professionalism like none other. He orchestrated a flawless event and ambiance that left us and all of our guest speechless. To this day we run into friends and family that say "It was the best wedding ever". Thank You for making our dream a reality Love Danielle and Mark

DJ Paul-E
from 2 reviews
  • 19 years in business
Stacie M.
Verified review

Very professional and really listens to your requests. DJ Paul-E has dj-ed for a couple of my events - my wedding being the biggest and he was phenomenal! Highly recommend!


Kate Murtaugh Events & Design is a New England wedding design boutique specializing in unique, bespoke weddings and celebrations. From day-of coordination to event design and styling, our services are unlimited.


We're a wedding and event planning business, offering full planning services, general consulting, and the most popular, which is day-of coordination. We will work for as little or as many hours as needed to help ensure you have a successful and stress-free event.

  • 9 years in business

One on one & responsive. If you've ever met anyone who knows me personally and professionally, one thing everyone will say is I do everything in my power to help. I am the one who will go above and beyond your expectations in order to ensure smooth sailing on your very special day. The best part of my career is that I have the ability to be a part of the process of two souls beginning their journey together, this is so special. I thank everyone who allows me to be a part of their memories.

  • 5 years in business

I plan birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, fund-raisers, and retirement parties. I will make sure your event is everything you dreamed of and more. The three types of wedding packages I offer are as follows: * Package 1 -- Full Service This package is for the couple who wants to be stress free and enjoy being engaged. We will create a wedding budget, plant it, and help bring you dream wedding to life. This fee does not include price of materials, starts at $2,500. * Package 2 -- Day/Week-of Coordinating The couple will do all the planning up until the final week. We will then take over and have final follow-ups with all vendors, set up and break down decor for reception site, and do rehearsal, ceremony and reception coordination. Price is $1,300. * Package 3 -- Bring Your Wedding to Life The couple will do the major planning, vision and design of their wedding. We will execute your vision. Price is $1,000. Fee does not include materials on your set budget for decor and floral. After-hour cleanup is $150. * Any other events -- Fee starts at $50 an hour depending on how big the event is. Materials for decor is not included. Please contact me directly for a faster response.


I am an ordained officiant who is happy to officiate weddings for people of all religions, creeds, and orientation. Helping to make a couple's ceremony personal, engaging, funny, and heartfelt is something I specialize in and absolutely love doing. The cliche that, "one never works a day in their life if they love what they do" very much rings true for me. I will meet with couples as often as needed to ensure the ceremony is perfect. I can write the entire script myself, help you write it on your own, or even deliver a standard script if you are more traditional. I often like to gather anecdotes and background information from friends and family as well, helping to further personalize the ceremony. Upon deciding to work with me, I'll deliver a guide that will help you through the daunting process of planning the ceremony. Even if you choose another officiant, I hope you will visit my site and use some of the resources I have available. Planning a wedding is hard work, and I want to help make it as special as you've always dreamed.


We offer services in planning and/or serving assistance for every kind of event imaginable at affordable prices saving our clients time and money while orchestrating a stress-free gathering. Themed Parties are one of our favorites along with unique weddings. Whether we plan your event in its entirety or help only in specfic areas needed, we guarantee an above and beyond experience! Every event is unique as is every client's needs. Custom packages are available to fit your budget. For those clients not needing full service, an hourly rate would apply. Our hostess assistance service allows you to be a guest at your party. Services include setup, serve and cleanup. Why have a party if you are not able to enjoy your guests the day or night of the event? Once you hire Perfect Parties for an event you will never have an event without us! Have fun and enjoy!! It's all about you! Perfect Parties serves southeastern MA.


Caitlin Ryan will ensure that your special day goes off without a hitch. Spend your wedding day worrying about happiness, not worrying about the event details. With several years of corporate event planning experience, Caitlin is able to merge her skills to ensure that all aspects of your wedding go as smoothly as possible. I take great pride in each event that I participate in. I listen to what is asked of me and make sure to execute exactly how the bride envisions it. As a former bride, I know the excitement that surrounds the day and want to help others enjoying each moment.

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What is a wedding planner?

A wedding planner is a professional service provider whose job it is to organize and execute all the details of a couple’s wedding. A wedding planner can be contracted at any stage in the wedding planning process to help to any degree the couple is willing to pay for. Wedding planning is similar to event planning in that a planning team handles the coordination of multiple wedding elements including catering, venue, guests, entertainment, decor, transportation and more. Anyone who has ever been involved in a wedding can confirm that wedding planning is hard work. Experience brings wisdom when it comes to avoiding or resolving day-of challenges. There is no legal regulatory body that oversees or certifies wedding planning as an industry. Anyone who chooses can call themselves a wedding planner. When looking for a wedding planner, be sure to read reviews, and make smart hiring decisions by asking about licenses and insurance.

How much does it cost for a wedding planner?

Wedding planning is a full-time job — unless you hire a professional to handle the hard work for you. The cost for a wedding planner will depend on the level of service you desire. The least expensive wedding planner option is day-of coordination, then partial service, then full-service.  

The national average cost for wedding planning is between $990 and $1,300. Costs are greatly affected by region, with rural or smaller-town wedding planners often far more affordable than planners in higher-cost cities. Here are some examples of the various levels of wedding planning and their potential average costs:

  • Day-of-wedding coordination: $800-$1,700. Day-of services can include the planner finalizing all details, creating a timeline, confirming vendors and overseeing all setup, day-of activities, and cleanup. The couple does all the front-end planning and contracts all the vendors. Time commitment could be about 15-25 hours, depending on pricing.
  • Partial service: $1,500-$3,800. Here the planner works with the couple from the beginning, helping contract vendors, creating a timeline, and overseeing all details of day-of execution. Time commitment could be about 30-60 hours, depending on package and pricing.
  • Full service: $3,500-$8,000 or more. Here the professional handles all wedding and planning details including working on design, securing rentals, getting the venue and vendors, and handling complete execution of the event. Time commitment could be 50-150 hours or more, depending on package and pricing.
  • Consulting: $50-$150 per hour for design, vendor, reception and other wedding planning consultation.
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