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What Our Clients Say

"Thank you so much for being the coordinator for our wedding. Your vendor suggestions were absolutely amazing and we can’t thank you enough for helping us find them."

Erin & Scott Downing ~ June 18, 2013


"We sincerely want to thank you for creating such an amazing event. Everyone was impressed with all aspects of the wedding. You made it all run so smoothly and easy for us. We couldn’t have found a better wedding planner. We want to Thank you, Karen, for making our daughters wedding a lifelong memory!"

Melissa & Jim Gibson, Parents of Deeshja Gibson ~ May 4, 2013

"Thank you, thank you, thank you for all of your help, support, and advice during this special time in Todd and My lives. The wedding was just how we imagined and more. Everyone had such a wonderful time and all of the vendors you set up were just great."

Todd & Christina Engle ~ June 21, 2012


"This note is LONG overdue! We cant thank you enough for all that you did to make the wedding everything we hoped for! It was great working with you and we were beyond happy with how everything went."

Kate & Nick Cushmore ~ May 25, 2012

"Thank you so much for all that you did in helping me plan our wedding, You made it so much easier to plan the wedding that was perfect for my finance an I, given the challenge of being in PA. Your knowledge of the OBX wedding business was reliable and thorough. It made me feel confident about the vendors we chose to be part of our special day. I couldn’t have done it without you!"

Lauren & Tom Tucker ~ June 10, 2011

"Just wanted to let you know what a great time we had working with you over the last year and a half. Thank you for being so professional, thoughtful, and FUN! through the whole process. Without a doubt, we would not have had as much fun planning our wedding or enjoying the day itself if it wasn’t for your amazing organizational and people skills."

Brandon & Jenn Ayers ~ May 8, 2010

Coastal Events wedding picturesI want to thank you for the wonderful job you did with Denise and Beaus wedding. You did such a great job with recommendations, attention to detail, and overall organization of the event. Without you things would not have come together as smoothly as they did. All of your extra efforts were truly appreciated. Again, thank you so much! Linda Reagan Mother of Denise Reagan August 23, 2008

“Thank you so much for making our wedding day perfect. Everything was exactly how we wanted it. Thank you for making sure everything was in place, all the vendors were there, and making sure that everything went smoothly. We really appreciated your knowledge of the  Outer Banks and each of the vendors.”

Dr Amy Weintrob & Robert Hines ~ July 26, 2009

“Thank You so much for everything. Everything went just perfectly and it wouldn’t have been so great without you! All of your hard work is greatly appreciated.”

Courtney & Arthur Heyward ~ August 28, 2008

Coastal Events wedding pictures“I really, really, really can't say thanks enough for all your help and support in planning and coordinating our wedding.  I feel that I've known you for years.  I knew you were going to be great from the first e-mail...”

Leah & Benjamin Grant ~ July 9, 2008

“Thank You so much for all of your very professional help these past weeks. You did a fantastic job and we will always be grateful!”

Parents, Charlotte & Kevin Zorc
Morgan & Bryan Herring ~ October 17, 2008

Coastal Events Wedding Photos“We can’t Thank you enough for the amazing job you did. Thanks for taking the time for all of the extras that made our day special. You helped us to create the wedding of our dreams- and for that we will always be grateful!”

Melanie & Matt Gallagher ~ June 21, 2008

“Chris and I would like to Thank You for everything you did to make our very special day, truly wonderful! You patience and kindness were pivotal. N Ceremony and reception were more perfect than I could have imagined. Our family and friends can not talking about how wonderful the night was. Thank you again for making our wedding day the best day of our lives!”

Mary & Chris Handle ~ August 30, 2008

Coastal Events Wedding Photos“Thanks So much for all of your hard work. It has truly been a pleasure.”

Caitlin & Ian Adamczyk ~ June 1, 2008
Photo © Neil GT Photography

“Thank you so much for helping us plan and coordinate our wedding. We can’t thank you enough for all of the time and effort you put into making our day PERFECT. Your services are invaluable!”

Mitch & Dorie Sterner ~ October 20, 2007
Photo © Beach Productions

“Thank you very much for being a crucial part of our wedding. We appreciate all of your hard work and knowledge of planning weddings on the Outer Banks. Even with the hurricane force winds we had an awesome time! The vendors you recommended were so awesome and we were very pleased with how accommodating everyone was to make our day perfect!”

Andrea & Jon Schwartz ~ June 14, 2007
Photo © Beach Productions

“Tim and I wanted to Thank you so much for our beautiful wedding! We can’t even begin to express what a truly wonderful time we had on May 27th. We could not have planned such a memorable event without your experience and expertise. All of the details, small and large, were pulled off without a hitch and for that we greatly thank you. There was absolutely nothing we would have changed. It was truly the best day of our lives.”

Tracey & Tim Gulbicki
~ May 27, 2007

“Thank you so much for all of your hard work making our day perfect. Everything was exactly the way we dreamed it would be. Having you there really cut down on the wedding stress. You went above and beyond by making the announcements when the DJ didn’t. Thanks again for making everything run so smoothly!”

Mike & Jenn Harrington
~ May 19, 2007
Photo © Chris Bickford

"I just wanted to let you know that I was very happy with all of the vendors you suggested and thought that everything went off without a hitch. I appreciated all of your help, and have already told everyone that I knoe that they need to get a wedding coordinator, and if they are in Nags Head, it needs to be you! Thanks so much for all of the hard work you did. It was a very pleasant experience for both of us. "

Erin and Josh Bradley ~ August 5, 2006
Photo © Beach Productions

"We couldn’t be happier with the whole wedding experience, you helped to make everything run so smoothly… we definitely couldn’t have done it without you. Thank you again for everything and for helping to make our wedding day so perfect!”

Lisa and Brody White ~ June 24, 2006
Photo © Beach Productions

"Thank you so much for your help planning our wedding! You were so helpful & knowledgable with the local vendors that it definitely made our day better than we ever imagined. Your help on our wedding day made everything perfect!"

Susan and Ron Shirey ~ July 23, 2005

“ I just wanted to write to tell you that everything was wonderful for our wedding.  It was all that we had hoped for (other than the weather of course!) and we really appreciate all the work that you did to make it so beautiful. Everyone that you recommended did a great job and was very professional.  Thanks again for everything.”

Amy and Tom Van Cleaf ~ May 11, 2006
Photo © A Photo Moment

“We wanted to thank you for everything you did with our wedding. We had such a great time, although I must say it was a blur. The day definitely went by quickly, like everyone said it would. The wedding day went smoothly and everyone had a blast! We couldn't have asked for more. You did a GREAT job!”

Anna & Mike Orsenigo ~ April 9, 2005
Photo © Beach Productions

“I wanted to say thank you for all of your hard work in planning my perfect wedding. I will never forget how wonderful everything was. You made everything run smoorthly from beginning to end!! Thank you!!”

Vicki & Steve Steinhauer ~ June 15, 2004
Photo © Donna Holcomb