Events & Parties

Your wedding day is the main event, but don't forget the build-up! There are a number of pre- and post-wedding parties that need your attention, from organizing the engagement party to planning the perfect bachelorette bash. Whatever soirée you’ve got on the calendar, we’ve got your back.

Engagement Party

5 Easy Engagement Party Ideas For Couples on a Budget

Throwing an epic engagement party doesn't have to empty your bank account — in fact, it shouldn't. Here are some helpful engagement party ideas if you're on a budget.

By Jacqueline Tynes, May 20, 2019

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

An Austin Bachelorette Party Itinerary

Planning an Austin bachelorette party and need ideas on all the best things to do, areas to eat, and places to stay? Read below for all the best Austin bachelorette party ideas.

By Stephanie Weers, May 8, 2019

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

An Orlando Bachelorette Party Itinerary

Planning an Orlando bachelorette party? Here's an ideal itinerary for your trip, through Disney World and beyond!

By Stephanie Weers, May 3, 2019

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

A Nashville Bachelorette Party Itinerary

If you're dreaming of a bachelorette party that features amazing food, great music, and lots of Southern charm, Nashville is the place for you!

By Stephanie Weers, May 3, 2019

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

A Chicago Bachelorette Party Itinerary

Take the ultimate girls' trip in the Windy City. Here's how to plan the Chicago bachelorette party of your dreams.

By Stephanie Weers, May 3, 2019

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

A New Orleans Bachelorette Party Itinerary

Let the good times roll at your New Orleans bachelorette party! Full of food and fun, your last fling before the ring is bound to be a blast!

By Stephanie Weers, May 3, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

23 Bridal Shower Hostess Gifts That Are Budget-Friendly

Thank your besties with a bridal shower hostess gift to show how much you appreciate all the thought and love they put into throwing a special celebration in your honor.

By Jenn Sinrich, April 26, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

Who Hosts a Bridal Shower?

Wondering who hosts a bridal shower? Read on for a list of the people in your life who will most likely want to plan this special pre-wedding event.

By Kim Forrest, April 15, 2019

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

Do You Have to Have a Bachelorette Party?

The "do I have to have a bachelorette party" question can be a tough one, especially if a wild night out isn't your cup of tea. Here's how to decide if a bachelorette party is right for you.

By Lauren Rodrigue, April 15, 2019

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

An Asheville Bachelorette Party Itinerary

Ready to plan your Asheville bachelorette party? This city is full of delicious eats, fun activities, and gorgeous scenery.

By Lindsay Tigar, March 11, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

How to Plan a Bridal Shower on a Budget

This guide will help you find easy ways to save money so you can plan an awesome bridal shower on a budget.

By Jacqueline Tynes, February 1, 2019

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

A Los Angeles Bachelorette Party Itinerary

Ready for some fun in the sun? A Los Angeles bachelorette party is ideal for a party-loving girl gang.

By Lindsay Tigar, January 24, 2019

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

A Charlottesville Bachelorette Party Itinerary

From the best wineries to the hottest restaurants and bars, here’s everything you need to know to throw a killer Charlottesville bachelorette party.

By Jacqueline Tynes, January 22, 2019

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

A San Diego Bachelorette Party Itinerary

If you're looking for a getaway with ample sun and fun, there's nothing like a San Diego bachelorette party!

By Lindsay Tigar, January 18, 2019

Engagement Party

What to Get Your BFF Who Just Got Engaged

After the proposal, the excitement has just begun! Surprise your BFF and keep the good vibes going with these engagement gifts for best friends.

By Samantha Iacia, December 3, 2018

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

The Top 5 Summer Bachelorette Party Destinations

Planning a warm-weather bach bash? Here are some of the top summer bachelorette party destinations to consider.

By Lauren Rodrigue, November 28, 2018