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Bellingham Wedding Planners

Browse these wedding planners with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Bellingham.

  • 14 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Ellen W.
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Chef Noah did an awesome job at my son's wedding reception. The stuffed mushroom caps were mouth watering and everything was delicious. The presentation was all thar I had hoped for. I highly recommend Chef Noah for your next event. E5.

Eternal Knot Ceremonies
from 9 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Hayley P.
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I hired Eternal Knot after the person I originally had hired couldn't do it due to a trip to Korea. My wedding was small and simple at a state park on the WA coast. The ceremony was well written with a very nice appropriate quote, she sent it to me to review as promised several days prior. She was on time the day of and was happy to do what ever I wanted for the ceremony. Overall, I was happy with everything.

Catering Services
from 5 reviews
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Erika A.
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Let's see here... Shanna was the most AMAZING person I could ever ever ever ask for to be with me during the whole crazy process of wedding planning. From being there for me at 1am when I had mini anxiety attacks about the wedding to hand making the most perfect decorations. She can do ANYTHING. She's not a wedding planner/coordinator/decorator. She's superwoman! If I could give her a 10000000000000 star review, I would still ask if I could give a higher one.

Achong Weddings
from 4 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Amy D.
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I really can’t say enough great things about Amanda Sackett and Ardent Engagements. Long story, short: Hire This Woman! She is the most professional, dedicated and organized person I have come across in a long time. Everything she did made planning our wedding easier and more enjoyable. She went above and beyond making inexpensive programs, timelines, ordered and picked up rentals, arranged flowers, and worked like a mule the day of our wedding to make sure everything went smoothly and wonderfully, even on my limited budget. She has an amazing work-ethic (probably from her time in the military) and has expertise with contracts (her other job). She was always available, and even though she lives in another town, I always felt she was there when I needed her. She is always positive, never disagreed with any of my ideas, always made me feel relaxed and less anxious, all the while keeping me on schedule without making me feel rushed. My fiancé and friends were all impressed with her professionalism and commitment. I cannot recommend her enough! She is AMAZING!

  • 18 years in business
Bev B.
Verified review

We really enjoyed working with Mollie. She was very helpful in the planning of our wedding and made sure we got exactly what we wanted. We were really happy from start to finish.

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Kevin W.
Verified review

Well what can we say about Rachel? She is amazing and to put up with my husband she also is patient and kind. She kept everything and everyone on a schedule we agreed upon. She took our ideas for decorating and made them beautiful well put together and it was a event our friends are still talking about. Rachael is the best coordinator around and u will not be disappointed with anything. Rachael is willing to go above and beyond to make your day special . She makes herself available for any and all questions. We rate her a 10 and a must have for your event.

  • 4 years in business
Katie A.
Verified review

We really enjoyed our time at Bear Trap Getaways. As wedding photographers and videographers we thought it would be a great place to have a wedding. We loved the atmosphere, the cleanliness, and the quaintness of this beautiful place. The hospitality of the owners was wonderful. The overall experience was more than we imagined it would be! We recommend this location for your wedding, event, or just a quiet vacation.

  • 5 years in business

My goal is to ensure that my clients have a wonderful and stress free experience. From the initial consult to the execution of the event all of my clients always feel at ease. I am always accessible via phone or email to discuss any issue, change or idea that may arise.


We exceed your expectations and turn your visions into a dream come true. From the moment you say "I will" until the moment you say "I do", we can help as much or as little as you need.


Heather's Wedding Planning is a growing wedding planning business. I am an owner-operator, so when you hire me, you hire me. I don't have employees do my work for me. I offer full planning, where I plan everything for you, or I can offer a few suggestions if that's all you need. I am here for you.


Plan your next party with Pizzazz. Pizzazz Party & Event Planners, LLC serves Bellingham, WA and the surrounding areas. Our customized service permits you to enjoy and relax your family time and guests during an event. Specializing in events for children, we have a wide variety of games, local entertainers, jumpers and rides that are available for you to select from. We can offer you with a stress-free event or party, by handling all the details, from beginning to end. Let the friendly team at Pizzazz allow you to enjoy your event, minus the stress that can go with it.


Every bride and groom should expect to experience their own personalized, perfect wedding. I work together with my brides and/or grooms to create a ceremony that matches their desires, exactly! I have a gentle sense of humor that sets the stage for anything that might happen; good or less-than-good. Couples relax and enjoy their special day because they realize that they are in good hands. Many couples have written thank you notes that talk about the ambiance and the warm, comfortable ceremony under my direction. This is something I thoroughly enjoy doing, and it shows! Just think, we get to take a peek into one of the most beautiful moments in a couple's courtship and marriage, as we go through the vows and promises of love and devotion. I consider myself the most blessed in the room to participate in such special moments. Thank you to all who have allowed me this privilege.


With astounding views and tranquill setting high on a hill deep in the woods make this a fantastic venue for weddings, reunions or corporate events as well as a wonderful weekend escape. We have 25 years of experience. We will gladly help with your planning needs, as well as catering and decorating. Genuine hospitality is our trademark.


I love what I do. It helps to have had years of experience and by being trained in the film business.


Ever after Events is a professional, creative, and dedicated team here to create an event to remember for you! We are a one-stop event planning resource and are committed to offer you our best services through our creativity, diverse cultural experience and quality-tested resources. We can do any event that you may need help preparing, designing and planning. Our main focus is to create an event that is hassle-free for you and within your budget! We produce a day that will create memories forever. Our services include: Event Coordination Event Staffing Event Design Event Rentals Floral Design


Weddings: I have written a very creative ceremony with many inspirational passages. As a former Lutheran pastor, I completed four years of seminary after four years of college. As a present Interfaith minister, I am open to all faith expressions, but I am also happy to perform a secular service. I have been a resident chaplain at Swedish Medical Center, First Hill Campus, in Seattle, working with people with severe health issues and medical conditions. I have more than forty years experience working with couples and performing ceremonies. I am open to a couple's needs and suggestions. I am flexible, honest to a fault and am very creative. As an author I have many years experience speaking in public and know a in public speaking. Also, as a writer, I have published six books, and was a columnist for United Press International. I have edited other author's books and have published works by more than a dozen authors.


My name is Sarah, I just recently got married and I am very interested in starting my own wedding planning career but to get started, I am looking for willing clients to take me on as a wedding planner to gain experience.

  • 3 years in business

My goal is to ensure a stress free planning experience!


A & E Party Events offer party planning for any occasion or event throughout Whatcom, Skagit, Snohomish, and King County. We currently host: - Spa parties - Makeover parties - Baby showers - Bachelorette parties - Lash parties - And much more! Let us take care of all the work. We offer free consultations!


At Blissful Brides, we want to make sure you can actually enjoy this day that you have been waiting for. We don't want to run your wedding for you; we want you to let us know what you picture on your big day and let us handle the rest. Whether you are starting from scratch or have a trunk full of ideas, we are here to help you as much as you need us to with customizable packages to suit your needs.

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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