Ellen and Shaun, Red Maple Vineyard

May 28, 2017

Planner:  Lauren Brown, Hudson Valley Ceremonies

Venue: Red Maple Vineyard
Caterer: Corner Stone Caterers
Photographer: HJ Photography and Video
Videographer: Rolando Pineda
Florist: Floral Fantasies by Sara
Music: Silver Arrow Band
Hair + Makeup: La Tua Bella 
Transportation: West Point Tours

Katharine and John, Shakespeare on the Hudson Catskill

Katharine and John

Shakespeare on the Hudson

Catskill, NY


Venue:  Shakespeare on the Hudson

Rentals:  Evens Unlimited Party Rentals and Imperial Restrooms and WB Golf Carts

Caterer:  Ate O Ate

Photographer:  Cliff Mautner Photography

DJ:  74 Events, James Arnold

Transportation:  Coxsackie Transport

Hair and Makeup:  La Tua Bella

Wedding Planner Workshop for Beginners

Wedding Planner Workshop

For Beginners

Photos by Hudson River Photographer

Are you a recent bride?  Do you have an obsession with wedding movies?

Have you secretly dreamed of becoming A Wedding Planner?

Now is your chance to learn from a wedding planner with over 20 years experience.  Jeanne Stark will now teach you and give you the inside secrets to not only planning a wedding but have a career in designing beautiful events.  Her hands-on workshop will enable you to understand how a wedding day works from behind the scenes and then learn how you create that unforgettable day.

Limited Space Available

April 5th and 6th

2:00pm – 8:00pm

Location TBA (in Rhinebeck NY)


Day 1

Getting to Know Each Other

Working Backwards: How does a wedding day flow?

Now Back to the Beginning:  Meeting a Client

Styles of Weddings

Budgeting and Staying on Budget

Choosing Vendors

Design of a Wedding

Day 2

Creating a Timeline that works

Cultural and Religious Weddings

DIY Wedding

Modern Etiquette

Psychology of Wedding Planning

Dealing with Problems and Dilemmas

Beginning to Run Your Business


Each day the host will provide the following:


Snacks and Dinner along with Beverages


Register by March 15th


Register after March 5th


Fill out the form and payment directions will be sent via email.

Sarah and Travis, Sunny Hill Resort in the Catskills

Sarah and Travis

Sunny Hill Resort in the Catskills

October 17, 2015

Photographer:  Hudson River Photographer

DJ:  Patrick Del Rosario

Florist:  The River Garden

Rentals:  Events Unlimited and Big Top

Food Truck for Cocktail Hour:  Slidin’ Dirty

Photo Booth:  Saratoga Photo Booth

Church:  St. Mary’s Church, Coxsackie

Hair and Makeup:  Strut Spalontique