April Marie Events


I’m April, and when I married my husband in the summer of 2015 I had already been planning events & weddings for a few years. I knew the best vendors & had relationships with them, I knew how to organize and coordinate, I made lists and I made my own day-of timeline. I thought that doing it all myself was a great plan and I was sure I didn’t need any help.

Cut to my big day:

I am getting my hair curled and my make-up applied all while trying to direct my bridesmaids on final set-up details.

“The butter needs to be melted!”  (popcorn bar)

“Sangria needs taken down to the bartenders.”

“Where are the groomsmen?”

“Do we have the rings?”

I was a bit stressed, to say the least. I had completely taken for granted that I was responsible for executing all of the pieces of the wedding that I had painstakingly planned. I had cast myself in too many roles: leading actress, writer, director, set-decorator, & clean-up crew. Yikes. 

So, armed with personal experience and years of events under my belt, I decided to start April Marie Events in the summer of 2016. We plan and execute a wide variety of events like birthday and celebration parties, customer appreciation events, and more, and we specialize in wedding planning. 

We can help you be the star of your next event

April Marie Events is a full service wedding design and planning company based on the Western Slope of Colorado. We love flowers, cake, love, and we definitely love weddings!

Let us help with the logistics of your big day so you can focus on getting married.

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