Social events are occasions to get together, socialize with friends and family, and commemorate the joys of life. However, if you’re organizing the event, then you’re probably too preoccupied to ENJOY it. You won’t be able to connect with buddies and family while rushing around collecting food, preparing drinks, getting activities underway, or putting out fires.
Social Event Planners
Social Event Planners are on hand to help you with the necessary tasks of organizing a social event while making sure that your special day is enjoyable for everyone involved. Including YOU! Event types can range from one-time events or recurring gatherings, including birthdays, receptions, anniversaries, bachelor parties, weddings, and more.
Planning companies ensure that all details of an event are in line with the vision of their client while also making sure that all guests have a great time, creating memories to last a lifetime. Event planners can help you organize any type of event—even if it’s your first one!
Creating checklists for events and parties is integral to its success. Event planners plan out a schedule for a party or event, even if it’s an impromptu get-together. Planners take this one step further by planning out the entire day and keeping track of timing.
Event planners know how to make every detail count. They can ensure that each aspect of an event is in line with the vision so that you can have peace of mind. Event planners are also available to give assistance in selecting the best caterer, photographer, or band for your event so you don’t have to worry about choosing the wrong option.
Hiring a Social Event Planner
They can be hired on a per-event basis but most offer long-term contracts that allow them to plan out all of your events over an agreed time frame. With these long-term contracts, they can develop a relationship with their clients so they become an integral part of their life. Planners will also work with you to create a budget that is in line with your social event goals. Event planners can be hired on an hourly basis or they may offer pre-defined packages for different sized events.
What to expect
Event planning services ensure that the overall experience of guests meets their expectations. Planners can be responsible for inviting guests, handling RSVPs, and making sure that everyone is enjoying themselves. Event companies plan out all aspects of a party from the food served to entertainment options for those attending. Assisting with seating arrangements, acting as liaison to vendors, being the “go-to” person, and putting out any fires.
If you are the host of an upcoming party, do yourself a favor and get yourself an event planner. Make sure that YOU get to enjoy the special day.