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Here and Now Events

Ridgewood, NY View map Visit website
2022 Couples' Choice Awards Winner
5.0 out of 5 rating
11 reviews
$2,750 Package Price

About

2022 Couples' Choice Awards Winner
$2,750 Package Price

Here and Now Events is a woman-owned boutique wedding planning and design company based out of Ridgewood, New York, located in the borough of Queens. Founder and head event planner Raquel Federowicz has been in the hospitality industry for more than 15 years, working with some of New York City’s prestigious restaurants and hotels. Through her experience, she formed long-lasting connections with an array of venues and vendors in the area. Along with her attentive team, this planner is devoted to helping clients host the events of their dreams.

Services Offered

Here and Now Events provides coordinated assistance for celebrations of all types and styles. Whether you need help with a few finishing touches or don’t know where to begin, Raquel and her team are happy to help. To streamline your process, the business offers a number of packages, ranging from full and partial planning to day-of coordination and decor setup. These options include helpful services such as budget management, vendor recommendations, menu development, venue walkthroughs, and much more. Here and Now Events also has a large decor inventory which you are welcome to rent from so that your event’s aesthetic matches your preferences. Raquel and her staff will use their attention to detail and creativity to craft a personalized wedding experience for you and your guests.

  • Black-owned
  • Hispanic or Latinx-owned
  • Woman-owned

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the starting price for day-of wedding coordination?

$2,300

What is the starting price for partial wedding planning?

$2,750

What is the starting price for full wedding planning?

$3,950

Do you offer an hourly rate?

Yes

What is the hourly rate?

$125

What wedding events do you provide services for?

Ceremony
Reception
Rehearsal Dinner

What wedding planning services do you offer?

Day-of Coordination
Event Design
Full Planning
Partial Planning
Timelines
To-Do Lists
Vendor Referrals

What weddings do you have experience planning?

Civil
Cultural
Destination
Eco-Friendly
Military
Non-Religious
Religious

How many planners are on your team?

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    Seamless. Raquel is easy to work with.

    It was a wonderful experience working with Raquel. She gave good suggestions and responded quickly to any queries and handled situations expeditiously. I don't think she got much sleep!!
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    Professional and thorough

    Here and now events is an amazing team. If you are looking for professionalism, hard work and everything in between, then you can surely trust here and now events to deliver this for you.

    I needed a last minute hand and I hired them a little over a week before my event. And boy did they DELIVER! Hands down, i I would not hesitate to recommend or to use them for any future events. Thank you! ❤️❤️

    Here and Now Events's reply:

    I am so glad we were able to step in where you needed and take care of the day! It was an honor to serve you and your family and guests! It is always so wonderful to hear when going above and beyond the call really leaves a lasting impression on our clients. Thank you again and we would be THRILLED to partner with you on other events in the future.
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Team

Raquel Federowicz
Raquel Federowicz
Owner

Raquel Federowicz is the Founder and Head Event Planner. She has worked within the hospitality industry for about 15 years with an intense focus on restaurants and events. She has worked as a hostess, Maître D’, Floor Manager, and Event Coordinator. Raquel worked at Aquagrill Restaurant; New York’s Premier Seafood Restaurant in Soho (closed 2020 after 24 years in business). This is also the place she would meet her husband and furthered her love for the industry! She is focused, detail oriented with an emphasis on customer service and optimal client experience.

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Map

Forest Avenue Ridgewood, NY, 11385
347-776-0793
347-267-4815
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