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Passaic Wedding Planners

Browse these wedding planning services with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Passaic.

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Renegade Outpost
4.7
from 136 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 225 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Lee B.
Verified review

for me, there were several things that were important in this party. The food, obviously! but also the guidance and planning that is a part of a party. We did a casual wedding for 120 ppl at a difficult location, under very challenging conditions. Ellen and her staff were very limited for setup time, so more time would have let her set up all the grand ideas that she had. There were points during the planning where I felt Ellen was more exited about the affair than I was! she was that invested. She worked closely with me, guiding me throughout, ready with ideas, keeping me focused to give me the best value possible while developing a vision! We wanted an elegant and eclectic brunch ,with lots of variety but keeping it to a reasonable price point. I look forward to working with her again, maybe I'll cater Passover this year!!!

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  • 68 years in business
  • 94 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Flo R.
Verified review

We worked with Katherine Fonsella from DeCicco events and cuisine and she was WONDERFUL. We were planning a pre-wedding dinner for about 100 people in the Tarrytown area, but we live in Northern California. We did not know any venues or caterers or suppliers. Katherine helped us find a great, unusual loft venue, arranged all the decor, tables, lighting, and set up the catering from DeCiccos. The staff were excellent, the food was very good, everything went off perfectly. We are so appreciative of all that Katherine did to make our event wonderful!

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We Make Fun event company
4.9
from 58 reviews
  • 100 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jessica C.
Verified review

Simply put, we couldn't have had our wedding without Ana! We did all the wedding planning, but wanted to have someone coordinate the schedule and logistics on our wedding day. Ana was absolutely perfect!! She was diligent in attending our final meeting and rehearsal, and offered invaluable advice leading up to the wedding. On the wedding day, Ana and her assistant were professional, attentive and very organized throughout the event. Before my husband and I walked out for our first dance, Ana even noticed he was chewing gum and ran over to tell Doug to spit it out! We appreciate Ana for all she contributed to our beautiful wedding, and I encourage everyone to work with her! It's one of the best investments we made for our wedding. - The Wongs

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  • 7 years in business
  • 60 hires on Thumbtack
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Ty B.
Verified review

My purpose for coming to Adreienn's was to get my sister sewing class. While talking to her I had express I was looking for a wedding dress. Let me tell you when I stepped in Adreienn's showroom I was wowed my first dressed I tried on I was sold. I love this woman she so helpful, attentive, professional and awesome. She is someone I will definitely be going back to for other occasions. P.s my bridesmaid dresses are also from her showrooms. Definitely a must visit!

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HighLife Productions LLC
5.0
from 52 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 59 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Fern C.
Verified review

I was so fortunate to have the help and expertise of Tyler and the whole HighLife crew when planning my birthday party this year. Tyler was so understanding and made sure I got everything I wanted. He picked out an amazing venue, concocted an original and delicious menu as well as specialty cocktails to fit the theme, he even booked an one of my favorite bands and a DJ to keep the party going all night. The party was everything I wanted and HighLife made it so easy and affordable. And as an added bonus the staff working my party were not hard on the eyes! I highly recommend HighLife for any occasion, they go above and beyond to make sure any event is perfect and runs smoothly. I will definitely be using them more in the future.

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Bella Couture Events
5.0
from 23 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 26 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Ashley M.
Verified review

So happy I found Bella! She was a great help to me during the last month of my wedding planning process. Thank you!

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BLB Events
5.0
from 20 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Susie N.
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Brittney was fabulous to work with from start to finish! She is responsive, kind, and went above and beyond. I was grateful to have Brittney to bounce ideas off of and keep me sane throughout wedding planning. She was a rock-star with managing the day of timeline, and made sure everyone was where they needed to be when. I also had a unique request to help with a recessional walk from the church through Central Park to the Boathouse and she gladly took on the task, learning the route and making sure guests made it to the reception. Brittney is organized and an all around great person - I highly recommend her!

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Luxe Monroe
4.8
from 15 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Lea C.
Verified review

I could not have done my wedding without tyla. She keep me on track and made my wedding day on point. I would hire her for any event in a second. She was wonderful to work with.

Mariage Blanc Designs
5.0
from 14 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Stefanie S.
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We can't say enough great things about Stephanie. She was a true life saver from day one. Stephanie was very accessible and responded with lightening speed to emails/calls/texts at all different hours. She was always professional and friendly and gave great advice. Stephanie definitely has an eye for style and worked great with all of our wedding vendors. My wedding planning experience became stress-free once Stephanie came on board. I recommend her to any bride-to-be or anyone planning an event. We look forward to working with her in the future!

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Dream Events by Dani
5.0
from 14 reviews
  • 17 years in business
  • 25 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Dee J.
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Hired for Candy Bar Set-up at my wedding yesterday. Patricia was a pleasure to work with, very accommodating. The table was a big hit- can’t thank her enough! Will definitely use again in the future.

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YourDreamMyDesign
5.0
from 13 reviews
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kaila L.
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Agnes made my wedding night the most memorable, and beautiful night ever. My husband, family, and I are beyond happy with her work. Everything was perfect !!!

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Ani Wolff Weddings & Events
4.9
from 12 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Beverly W.
Verified review

Planning my wedding was incredibly strenuous, so I hired Ani as the day-of wedding coordinator. She took care of everything, including handling a few problems my bridesmaids had (I didn't even know about it until the next day). She made everyone feel comfortable and did a great job.

Scarlett Expressions
4.8
from 12 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
Aija M.
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It was a pleasure working with Vennissa! I was planning my NJ wedding all the way from CA so I needed clear communication and Vennissa delivered just what I wanted. Flowers were beautiful and fit my budget. Thank you!

Events By CWP
5.0
from 10 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Ruben D.
Verified review

Christina (CWP) was awesome! She coordinated a wedding that I hosted. Throughout the whole process she was very helpful and informative. She let me know what was going on and when for the wedding day weeks in advance and was really professional. As an MC/Host I would definitely recommend her!

Nova Original Events LLC
4.7
from 10 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Marcee W.
Verified review

Novaoriginal Events was the event designer for my wedding last year. I had seen pictures of her work and decided to trust her with the most important day of my life. From the décor to the flowers to the lighting to the cake, even the dinner menus, it was more than I could have even imagined. She planned every detail which took alot of stress off me! She took my vision and turned it into such a flawless luxury event my family is still raving about it. She was very warm and professional and responsive to what I wanted. So of course I turned to her again to design my baby shower this past July. Again it was a gorgeous 5 star event beyond my expectations. I would recommend her for any event. See my pics below! I'm still in awe.

Elegant Affairs
4.5
from 8 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Stephanie T.
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I had an amazing experience with Loris. She was very attentive to my needs as a bride while planning my wedding and helped put me at ease amidst what would usually be a chaotic time. Very grateful for that. She was also flexible with my budget. On the day of she made sure everything went perfectly.

Soar Weddings
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Carla C.
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Lamide was hired in January to assist me in coordinating my June nuptial. Regretfully I had to cancel my wedding however through the process Lamide was an absolute God sent she took over the role of assisting me in returning a lot of the items that we had purchased for the wedding. She did not hesitate in keeping in contact to make sure I was okay. Prior to me calling off my wedding Lamide was instrumental in me getting great deals on my linens and decor I had to purchase. She kept me informed on great decoration options based on her understanding of my vision for the wedding. I will highly recommend her and will definitely reach out to her if I even plan on having another event.

K.F.EVENTS
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 5 years in business
Rosa M.
Verified review

SO, I always dreamed of having my wedding at the Chateau Briand in long island and when i called they gave me this ridiculous price for the day. I decided to get an wedding planner because i assume they know how to talk to this venue places. I was reccommended by my friend who worked with k.f.events. When we first started speaking and meeting she gave me a few different options of venue, but my heart was set on the Chateau. I dont how she did it but they was able to give me a better price and we immediately booked the venue. my wedding was amazing. she had send me this link to write a review and with honor ill write a review.

Dawns events 6
5.0
from 3 reviews
    Nima L.
    Verified review

    May I begin by saying this lady right here does it all . Not only does she organize parties, she bakes , decorates , and she is also a MC. She literally made my baby shower worth wild within a budget . She isn’t money hungry at all . I told her what my budget was, gave her my ideas, she also added her own ideas which was great and of course since I had pregnancy brain at the time her input was beyond helpful . I don’t normally believe in party planners because I always have that “ I can do it myself “ attitude but when your actually sitting down and trying to get your thoughts together and u just have a brain fart, you become discouraged and then have that” I don’t even wanna have this event anymore “ you need someone like Dawn who keeps you stress free at all times . Again Dawn thank you so much for my beautiful baby shower . I will be contacting you back again for my wedding plans ( if i ever get married 😒😒)😂😂

    Jermaine King
    5.0
    from 2 reviews
    • 1 year in business
    • 3 hires on Thumbtack
    Varnessa B.
    Verified review

    Jermaine was a great officiant, did not mind giving input on other aspects of the wedding and was completely flexible as there were many last minute changes. I Will definitely be recommending him to family and friends getting married.

    WithElla
    5.0
    from 1 review
      Michael L.
      Verified review

      My wife and I loved working with Irene & Joyce. We worked with them on the month-of planning, and they handled all of the vendor relations and scheduling for day-of. Furthermore, Joyce created escort cards and table numbers -- she painted those herself! At every step in the wedding planning process, They were incredibly helpful and I cannot say how we would've done it without both of them. On the day of our wedding, they were communicative, always there to handle any situations that arose and they did a wonderful job anticipating everything we needed. She even set up all the centerpieces and placed custom favors for each guest before the reception started. It was such a comfort to know we had them there to make sure everything went off without a problem (and it did!). Most of all, we truly loved and appreciated their thoughtfulness. They were genuinely happy and excited for our wedding. It was quality that showed through in all of their work. My wife and I cannot recommend them highly enough. I only wish we could work together on other events because we enjoyed it so much!

      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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