FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, we have worked with any budget size for your event. We have done wedding and special events ranging in budget from $5,000 to $150,000.

The short answer, no! Once you pay the initial deposit to confirm our event planning service, we are booked just for you!

No, I typically will have at least 1 event assistant working with me to ensure everything goes perfectly. However, depending on the event size, I will hire more assistants as needed. The cost of the assistant is always included in the total cost of the package to select!

This is completely up to you! You decide which package suits your needs and I will execute accordingly. Can’t find something that exactly fits what you need? No worries! I can customize a package and rate that fits exactly what you need support with.

The in-house event coordinator’s primary focus and responsibility is the venue. Likely, you were assigned an in-house event coordinator after you had signed your contract with the venue. Ideally, they are the same person who you will deal with throughout the planning process and including the day of, but this is not guaranteed. The in-house coordinator will assist with creation of a timeline for the wedding, specifically the venue’s role and responsibilities. An event planner will create and manage your event budget, assist in sourcing out vendors, develop your theme, colors, special details and execute coordination with all your vendors and venue on the day of your event.

We can take cash, cheque, email transfer, credit card! We can setup a payment plan that works for you!

Here is a list of benefits to hiring a wedding and event planner:

  • Budget preparation and management
  • Expert advice on venues, vendors and pricing
  • Creative ideas to personalize your event
  • Build a design and décor theme
  • Ensure all your vendors and venue are aware of details
  • Avoid having to worry about all the little details on your day
  • Ensuring your day runs smoothly
  • Avoid the stress and pressure of trying to execute the perfect event
  • Give your guests a unique event experience

Yes! We want to make sure to get to know you and every detail of your special event. It’s also a chance for you to get to know us, learn more about our experience, expertise and services we offer.

We are an Edmonton based wedding and event planning business that service weddings anywhere in Alberta. Travel costs may be incurred for weddings and events that are outside of the Edmonton metro area.

Yes, we have worked with any budget size for your event. We have done wedding and special events ranging in budget from $5,000 to $150,000.

Let us do the planning. It's time for you to make memories.

Opulent Occasions is a boutique wedding and event planning business based in Edmonton, serving Alberta region since 2015.