Wedding Services

Ali Phillips is a Chicago wedding planner providing full wedding & design coordination. Ali's strong organizational and negotiating skills, ability to multitask gracefully under pressure, and appreciation for the “art” of customer service are invaluable in working with vendors, staying within a budget, and creating beautiful, flawless events for her clients.

Ali believes that the goal is to make an event feel like it happened organically, and that carefully thought out, behind-the-scenes planning is important to make this a reality. 

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Full Planning and Design

Engaging Events by Ali works one on one with couples to navigate the wedding planning process to create a wonderful wedding celebration with family and friends. From finding a wonderful location for your reception to setting your wedding budget and securing the perfect team of vendors for your event, Ali is there with you every step of the planning process to orchestrate your perfect day. 

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Destination Weddings

Do you want to celebrate with your toes in the crystal waters of the Caribbean, the rainforest of Costa Rica or the rolling hills of England? If whisking your guests away to a distant land is your wish for your wedding celebration, Engaging Events can help. Planning from afar can be challenging, but Ali's experience handing all the unique details of destination events will make the process stress-free and fun.

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"Day of" Planning

This package is for engaged couples who prefers to handle planning the wedding but want a wedding coordinator on their wedding weekend. A wedding coordinator will be present at your rehearsal and on your wedding day to make sure everyone is in the right place at the right time. This includes everyone from your family and wedding party to your vendors and the limousine waiting to whisk you away to your honeymoon suite!