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.

Bridal & Wedding Showers

Everything You Need to Know About Choosing a Bridal Shower Venue

Once you book a bridal shower venue, the rest of planning will fall into place. Here's a step-by-step guide to finding the best shower venue for your event.

By Stephanie Weers, February 6, 2020

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

How to Plan a Bachelorette Party Weekend, Start to Finish

Whether you’re planning a hometown or destination event, knowing exactly how to plan a bachelorette party is essential. Here’s a step-by-step guide to planning the party of a lifetime.

By Lauren Rodrigue, January 17, 2020

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

Everything You Need to Throw a Friends-Themed Bachelorette Party

Found your lobster? Here's how to plan the ultimate Friends-themed bachelorette party, with everything from swag to decor and more.

By Christin Perry, January 10, 2020

Bridal & Wedding Showers

How Soon Is Too Soon for a Wedding Shower?

If you're planning pre-wedding events, you might be wondering when to throw a bridal shower. Here's everything you need to know about setting the date.

By Jenn Sinrich, December 10, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

22 Shoppable Bridal Shower Game Ideas to Keep the Party Going

Wondering how to entertain an entire room of guests during the bridal shower? We've got you—shop our picks for dozens of bridal shower game ideas that are total crowd-pleasers.

By Samantha Iacia, November 19, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

12 Couples Shower Games That are Easy, Affordable—and Fun

Here are some of our favorite couples wedding shower games that you should definitely play at an upcoming celebration.

By Kim Forrest, November 12, 2019

After Parties

5 Tips for Styling the Best Post-Wedding Brunch Outfit for Brides

Yes, there's one more ensemble you have to shop for—your post-wedding brunch outfit! Here's how to find the perfect look for this party-after-the-party.

By Lauren Rodrigue, November 4, 2019

Engagement Party

20 Engagement Gift Ideas for the Couple Who Already Has It All

Do you have a recently-engaged couple in your life? Check out these engagement gift ideas for couples that will totally wow 'em.

By Christin Perry, October 21, 2019

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

The 4 Best Camping Bachelor Party Locations in the U.S.

If you and your guys want to spend your bachelor party outdoors, these camping bachelor party locations are definitely worth a look.

By Lindsay Tigar, October 21, 2019

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

The 6 Best Glamping & Camping Bachelorette Party Locations

If you and your crew love the great outdoors, check out these glamping and camping bachelorette party locations for a fun celebration.

By Lindsay Tigar, October 11, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

These 21 Bridal Shower Songs Are Perfect for a Chill Event

These bridal shower songs are festive, romantic, and relaxed all at once. Be sure to put them on your playlist for the ultimate party before the party!

By Kim Forrest, September 16, 2019

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

These 31 Bachelorette Party Songs Will Get the Party Started

We've put together a list of bachelorette party songs that make the perfect soundtrack to the ultimate girl's night out.

By Kim Forrest, September 13, 2019

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

How to Plan a Bachelor Party on a Budget

You can still plan an epic celebration without spending a ton. Here are our top tips for planning a bachelor party on a budget.

By Lauren Rodrigue, September 13, 2019

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

The Top 10 Bachelor Party Destinations, Ranked

The men have spoken. If you're planning a celebratory guys' trip—whether for yourself or someone else—these are the most popular bachelor party destinations in the country.

By Samantha Iacia, September 6, 2019

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

This is the Average Cost of a Bachelorette Party in 2019

The average cost of a bachelorette party may give you sticker shock. Here, we'll go through the factors that make all the difference in how much a bachelorette bash costs—and how you can save.

By Kim Forrest, September 6, 2019

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

When Should Bachelor and Bachelorette Parties Happen? Here’s the Answer.

Break out those calendar invites! Here's the inside scoop on when bachelor and bachelorette parties usually happen.

By Kim Forrest, September 6, 2019