Maine Event Planner Blog

crafting your wedding budget

photo cred: Alexandra Roberts Crafting your wedding budget will at some point feel stressful and overwhelming, but it’s one of the first steps that needs to be done when planning your wedding. Whether you’re planning an intimate gathering or lavish celebration, you’ll need to figure out the following. Figure out who is contributing to the day Read More

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inspiration: announcing your engagement

After you’ve shared your big news with your closest family and friends, you may decide to let the rest of your social circle know by announcing your engagement to social media. There’s no better way to announce your engagement than with an instagram announcement that people will ‘ooh’ and ‘aah’ over. Here’s a roundup of Read More

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you’re engaged, now what?

celebrate + enjoy just the two of you! Pop some champagne! The next few hours / days are going to be a stream of phone calls, texts, and social media comments. Take some time to savor the moment with your newly minted fiancé! You both will be feeling such a high, whether you knew it was Read More

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introducing: wedding planning with poe

photo cred: Closer North We’re super excited to be launching a new series here on the blog documenting the wedding planning process. There is SO much that goes into planning a wedding, big or small and we want to help you along the journey. Another bonus? One of our own is in the process of Read More

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wedding venues on the coast of maine

When thinking about getting married in Maine- often, the coast of Maine is top of mind. And, why not, it is beautiful! Here are some of our favorite places in Maine to get married- with beautiful Maine ocean views. Many of these we have had the pleasure of working at. Many of these, we are Read More

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tommy and peter, destination wedding from new york

Words cannot describe the amazing in the air, the day Tommy and Peter got married in Portland, Maine. Tommy, born in Atlanta, and Peter, a native New Yorker, wanted to encompass all their styles and tastes. Designer and talent, Judy Bourgeois, owner of Flora Fauna created a concept to do just that. More than two-hundred guests kicked Read More

steps to consider when planning a tented wedding in maine

One hard realization many of our clients have when planning a tented wedding in Maine, is that this is not going to save anyone money. We completely understand you will have the pleasure of inviting loved ones and your closest friends to a family home or maybe a place you have grown up summering. However, Read More

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krissy & melinda: 9.3.16

The team began working with Krissy and Melinda about a year before their Maine wedding. So many details where desired – and it came together in the most beautiful way. With the help of a Rockstar team of vendors, Krissy and Melinda brought an elegant yet rustic vibe to Josias River Farm. Guests arrived to the Read More

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jenny & doug 8.13.16

August brought us back to Marianmade Farm for the Maine wedding of Jenny and Doug. We spent quite a bit of time at Marianmade Farm this wedding season, it’s easy to understand why so many couples want to tie the knot there. The farm is a working lavender and flower farm situated in Wiscasset overlooking Read More

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julie & reg 7.9.16

Everything about this wedding was so elegant, romantic, and cultured. With the ceremony at the gorgeous Williston-Immanuel United Church in Portland, guests were welcomed by Reg’s groomsmen, many (if not all) having traveled into our little state of Maine from South Africa! It was a family affair for bridesmaids – all four ladies standing for Read More

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