"OH, DARLING, LET'S BE ADVENTURERS!"
~HELEN KELLER

Planning Memorable Experiences Coast to Coast and Around the World

If you’re considering a destination event, then you have already decided that the location, or venue, for your event is a top priority.  You are most likely interested in designing a unique experience for your guests that tells the story of a place and culture along side your own. 

Are you considering luxury in the city, nostalgia at your family’s farm, gastronomy at a French chateau, history at a British Palace, or tranquility on the beach?  We can help you!

We have event experience across the United States, the Caribbean, Costa Rica, Mexico, and much of Europe. In addition, through our extensive personal and business travels, we have researched and collected a list of venues and vendor partners in many other locations.

Want to know where we’ve been and where we’re going next? Take a moment to explore some of our favorite destinations below.

Destination Event Planning That's a Perfect Match

Our expertise, trusted relationships, and personal attention result in authentic weddings, imaginative parties and successful corporate events every time.  Imagine the possibilities, and let us make them a reality!

Do you need an event planner who knows how to find the destination that’s just right for you and your event?  We know all the best spots!

Are you looking for a planner that supports you every step of the way, managing all of the ideas, people and projects on your behalf?  We do that!

Are you looking for the perfect way to propose or how to plan an elopement?  We know just what to do!

Elizabeth Duncan Events provides full service, custom planning, and specialized services custom-designed to meet your event priorities. To discover more about how we can help you, take a look at our Services.

Turks and Caicos beachfront

Corporate Retreats, Dream Venues, & Bucket List Experiences

  Browse through some of our favorite venues for a destination event or once-in-a-lifetime travel experience.

Destination Weddings

  Please enjoy a few of our previous destination weddings.

Curated Collections …coming soon

We’re taking the mystery out of planning a destination wedding by curating a collection of vendor referrals and planning templates to empower you to have your dream wedding in some of our favorite destinations.  We want to save you time and stress by introducing you to the places and people we would pick if we were your planners.

Corporate Destination Venues

Meetings & Conferences

Here are a few of our favorite destinations for corporate meetings and retreats.  These properties combine an amazing sense of place with impeccable service that will make your event unforgettable.

Bucket List Experiences

Around the world we go

Travel is one of my love languages.  I’ve been fortunate to enjoy some incredible people, places and food exploring the world.  Planning a Bucket List trip is like planning a wedding, there are no do-overs! I would love to help you plan your next adventure or connect you with some of my favorite travel contacts.

Dream Destination Venues

Weddings & Events

Wander around at some of the destinations we’ve visited with your events in mind. From Coast to Coast and around the World, let us help you plan an unforgettable event.

Rebecca & Frans

london, england

Working with Rebecca and Frans was a dream come true!  Their romantic and glamorous wedding combined shades of pink, metallic gold and black and white for a classic and timeless wedding celebration.  We added whimsical personal touches reflecting their love of travel, cultural traditions, and beloved dog, Sir Oliver.  Fulham Palace provided the perfect setting for this fairytale romance!  Featured in The Knot and Wedding Sparrow.

Credits:

Wedding Coordinator: Elizabeth Duncan Events

Day of Coordination Support: Always Andri Wedding Design

Photography: Abby Jiu

Event Design/Stylist/Table Linens: Glimmer and Threads

Reception Venue: Fulham Palace

Caterer: Bovingdon’s

Flowers: Jay Archer Floral Design

Gold Cutlery & Pink Glasses: Helene Millot Furnishings

Katie & Kyle

Charleston, South Carolina

Charming Charleston was the perfect setting for this relaxed and fun wedding celebration.  Featured on The Wedding Row

Credits:

Photographer: Dana Cubbage Weddings

Planner: Elizabeth Duncan Events

Venue: Lowndes Grove Plantation

Hair Stylist: Ash and Co.

Floral Designer: WildFlowers Inc.

Dress Designer: Augusta Jones

Transportation: Classic Boat Charleston

Bridesmaids: Donna Morgan

Videography: KLC Video Productions

Mens Attire: Knotty Tie

Rentals: Ooh! Events + Snyder + Polished

DJ: Pinnacle Light And Sound

Veils and Headpieces: Sara Gabriel

Shoes: Something Blue Shoes

KC & Aaron

Private residence, finger lakes new york

A beloved family lakeside home was the ideal setting for this charmingly rustic wedding celebration in the Finger Lakes.  Featured on Style Me Pretty.

Credits:

Wedding Photography: Nessa K Photography

Wedding Venue: Private Residence, Branchport, New York (Keuka Lake, Finger Lakes)

Event Planning: Elizabeth Duncan Events

Floral Design: Stacy K Floral

Catering: PURE Event Catering

Invitations: Minted

Linens: Table Toppers

Wedding Dress: Lazaro

Groom’s Attire: Custom

Bridesmaids’ Dresses: J.Crew

Bride’s Shoes: Jimmy Choo

Hair: Ismail of George’s at The Four Seasons, Washington, DC

Makeup: Robyn Fazio

Tent + Rentals: Hank Parker’s

DJ: CNY Select DJs

Valet: Premier Parking Services 

Restroom Trailer: Crescent Moon