Most of us don't realize how much work goes into planning a wedding until we are in the middle of all of the details. While we wish that we had the money to hire a full wedding planner, most of us are looking for ways to make our dollars stretch further. This is where the day-of wedding coordinator comes in. Today I will be starting a 4 part series on why you should hire a Day-of Wedding Coordinator.
What is a Day-of Wedding Coordinator?
A Day-of Coordinator is also considered the event manager. They take all of the hard work you have taken planning your special day and put the plan into action. They are typically hired a couple months out and start working with the couple 3-4 weeks before the wedding. Once hired, the day-of coordinator's responsibilities include:
Why hire a Day-of Wedding Coordinator?
The main reason to hire a day-of coordinator is so you can simply relax and enjoy your wedding day! You have planned every little detail for your wedding day, you should be able to enjoy everything you have planned for and just take in this special moment. You shouldn't be running around "like a chicken with your head cut off"! You shouldn't have to worry about making sure things are set up correctly, whether a vendor has issues, trying to wrangle up people for pictures, making sure things are cleaned up at the end of the evening, etc.. You should be able to cherish every moment of the day. Afterall, you are marrying the love of your life and you should celebrate this special time!
Check back next week for more on hiring a day-of wedding coordinator!!
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Ashley Porter started Posh Occasions to share her love for planning and executing events.