Why Choose Joy
Weddings and celebrations should always bring anticipated joy to all of those participating, unfortunately the hosts whether it be the bride and groom or their families find themselves feeling overwhelmed by the many decisions and details that are required of hosting an event. At Joy of Life Events we have the knowledge, creativity, resources and experience to turn every event into a joyful occasion for everyone. Living in the Foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains of Lake Tahoe, Truckee, Nevada City & Grass Valley, Destination and Outdoor Wedding & Events are our Forte’.
We have been assisting couples plan and design their Nevada City, Grass Valley and Lake Tahoe Weddings for over 10 years! This December we will celebrate our 11th year in business. Our philosophy of “First in, Last Out” as well as assisting all our clients in creating a cohesive, organized and joyful experience continue to be what sets us apart from our counterparts. We limit the number of events we take each year to insure you receive exceptional service throughout your planning process. Our goal is to take the stress out of planning and help all our you thoroughly enjoy the planning process.
Below are highlights from our packages. Because every event is Unique we would love to speak with you personally to create a custom proposal based on your specific needs. Please contact us Today!
“The Whole SheBang!”
The Whole Shebang! includes Our Exclusive Luxury Planning + Design + Wedding Weekend Management to insure that you and your guests experience is beyond compare! Our services begin with a venue site visit to begin designing your event and guest experiences. We work with you on every little detail and offer our professional insight along the way to insure you obtain the highest quality services and products. We assist you with your creative vision and collaborate with all of your vendors to insure your wedding is cohesive and represents your aesthetic. We coordinate and schedule all of your vendor meetings and coloborate with your vendor team throughout the planning stages. All of our services are included in your The Whole Shebang! package including Creative Direction/Design and our Wedding Weekend Management. The following services are also included: Bar Management, Budget Management, Guest List Management, Rental Management,. Transportation Management and Wicked Weather Backup Planning. The Whole Shebang! is our only package that has unlimited communication, site visits and vendor meetings as needed! For the busy couple with limited time, our consulting and vendor meetings can be combined into a full day or weekend of planning sessions.
Our Full Service Planning package “Oh Joy!” is for the couple who wants expert advice, direction & assistance in planning their wedding or event every step of the way. Your services will include up to six vendor & consulting meetings and monthly calls to go over any questions you may have. We handle all the scheduling to save you time. We’ll assist you with choosing your perfect vendor team, your rental design and selecting and securing your rehearsal dinner, meet & greet, after party & wedding brunch locations. Your Full Service Planning also includes a personalized budget and full access to The Planners Lounge, our online planning portal that includes guest list management. Our Wicked Weather Backup Planning is also included to insure we’re ready for any inclement weather. For the busy couple with limited time, our consulting and vendor meetings can be combined into full day or weekend of planning sessions.
“What Every Girl Needs”
Our Partial Planning package “What Every Girl Needs” is perfect for the couple who is planning & designing their own wedding but needs a seasoned professional’s advice and assistance during the planning stages as well as in pulling it all together during the final months.
Your partial planning services will include two “Coffee Dates” vendor & consulting meetings, two “Ask me Anything” calls and one meeting to assist you with your rental design & rental needs. These meetings & calls can be used anytime prior to your event date. Our partial planning package will give you the peace of mind you need to know that you’re making the right decisions for your event.
Our Month of Coordination package “The Essentials” is perfect for the couple who is planning their own wedding but needs a seasoned professionals advice and assistance in pulling it all together. I like to get to know my clients and offer some advice along the way so I’ve added on a ‘Coffee Date” and “Ask me Anything” consulting call. These can be used anytime prior to your wedding date as you needed. You decide!
Exclusive Full Service Planning + Design and Custom Packages Available Upon Request
“I slept and I dreamt that life was Joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was Joy” Rabindranath Tagore