3 Expert Tips for a Long and Happy Marriage

Legendary Events Master Carpenter, Don ‘Pops’ Welsh and his lovely wife Reggie, have been key members of the Legendary Village for over 14 years! Don’s expertise has been crucial to achieving many of the complex design builds we do for our clients, and if you attend an event at Flourish, his handy work can be seen in the 12ft high doors that lead into the ballroom. Don and Reggie are also the parents of Legendary Events Creative Director, Steve Welsh. Today, Don and Reggie celebrate 60 happy years together, and to mark this joyous occasion, we decided to get their expert advice, and top 3 marriage tips! Continue reading

Interview with Khalilah Birdsong — Atlanta Artist

Khalilah Birdsong Painting at Flourish | Legendary Events When event planners in Atlanta want the perfect venue with a modern aesthetic appeal, they go to Flourish. Able to accommodate up to 800 guests, Flourish is known for its unique décor and design, making it the venue of choice for social events, corporate events, weddings and receptions.   

In a bold move, Tony commissioned Atlanta artist Khalilah Birdsong to produce the Flourish artwork. When Khalilah isn’t creating large, exuberant, and colorful canvases, she is the Director of Communications & Engagement at Tyler Perry Studios.  

Let’s get to know the talented artist who’s responsible for the beautiful canvases that adorn the Pre-Function room. 

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How to Make Valet Service Memorable at Your Next Social Event in Atlanta

Display of Treats and Valet Service | Legendary Events  

When it comes to planning an unforgettable social event in Atlanta, every little detail counts. Having the right food, décor, and music are the basic necessities of hosting a magical event, but it’s the little details and unique aspects that will wow your guests and stick out in their minds. With a touch of flair and creativity, you can make something as standard as valet service memorable.  

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Add a Unique Flair to Your Atlanta Wedding with These Unique Place Card Ideas

A Trio of Wedding Place Card Examples | Legendary Events

It might seem like a simple or unimportant detail, but in many cases, its the first thing your guests will look for when they enter the reception hall – their place card.  

Gone are the days of simply writing a guest’s name on a card with a number for his or her table. Weddings have increasingly become focused on amplifying details, and place cards are certainly no exception.  

When looking for new, creative, eye-catching ways to add class and style to your place cards, take a few tips from experienced wedding planners in Atlanta on the most trendy and unique designs for this season.  

6 Things Your Planner Must Have in Their Emergency Kit

Makeup Artist and Bride | Legendary EventsFor the wedding party, the wedding day should be relaxing, stress-free, and focused on preparing the soon-to-be-wedded couple to make one of the biggest commitments in their lives. The last thing any bride or groom wants to hear is the sound of a busted zipper or a spilled glass of red wine.  

Unfortunately, unforeseen mishaps do happen, even on the day of a wedding. That is why your wedding planner in Atlanta should have a kit prepared with these life-saving items. 

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Become Atlanta’s Most Successful Gala Host With These 4 Tips!

Catering and Design to Make the Best Atlanta Social Event | Legendary Events When you’re planning a social event in Atlanta, every detail matters. As the host of a black tie fundraiser, everything from choosing the right venue for your gala to selecting the color palette will play a big role in the success if your event. Here are some tips for planning a successful fundraising gala.  Continue reading

3 Seasonal Cocktails for Your Winter Wedding

3 Winter Wedding Cocktails | Legendary Events

Winter boasts some of the most delicious tastes of the entire year. Apples, pears, figs, cinnamon, nutmeg, vanilla, crackling fires and toasted marshmallows are just a few of the signature aromas and flavors that chase away the cold by warming both body and spirit. It’s no wonder that so many brides opt to plan their big day during such a special season