I do's and don'ts

Wedding Planning Crash Course

Full one day course cost $500

Reserve your spot for $250 down

 Secondary ticket full cost $350 if you bring your business partner

April 19th, West Hartford

Coming soon:

August 16th Weekend Planning Event 

Register for our one day wedding planning workshop, The I Dos and I Don’ts.  This is perfect for anyone interested in entering the wedding industry as a professional or for the newly engaged who is determined to be their own wedding planner.  Weddings are a process and our one day course will teach you what to look for in contracts, what questions to ask, how to create timelines, how to form a tribe of wedding professionals you trust and all the nitty gritty needed to run a successful wedding planning business.  We even discuss the importance of insurance. Our local experts and speakers have been to hundreds of thousands of weddings in venues, backyards, unique locations & more.  


  • Breakfast & Lunch included thanks to Meat & Greet, LLC (lunch will be a mini personalized picnic in a box grazing experience)

  • Wedding Planning Binder

  • Contract creation for yourself and breakdown of vendor contracts

  • Things to ask each type of vendor before booking that vendor for your client

  • SEO/Marketing, Branding and finding your target client

  • Types of weddings and the pros/cons of each

  • Budget Planning

  • Timeline & Guidelines Creation for the day

  • Individual & group events throughout the workshop

  • Q&A with experienced wedding planners, and professionals

  • Real Weddings vs. Style Shoots

  • PR & Social Media content, pitches & things to avoid

  • Do’s and Don’ts of starting a business

  • The Pretty, the details and the background to events

  • Networking

  • Whats & Whens of expanding and bringing on help

  • 2 Follow up online video meetings with our expert wedding planners throughout 2020


Our experienced wedding planners and professionals have been in the wedding industry for years, building up venues, networking and creating a passion into a full time profession. In addition, we are a monthly guest on local TV stations, are guest speakers for radio stations and continuously sought out as experts in the field.  Engaged Connecticut manages wedding planning services for more than five venues, has planned events & weddings throughout Connecticut & beyond, produces a successful wedding planning podcast along with much more. Sign up today. Space is limited.