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Planner in Marion,
(217) 430-8635

About Us

Whether you want help starting the planning process, assistance with last minute details and coordination of your wedding day or special event, or a professional to work with you throughout the entire planning process, Once In A Lifetime has a package to fit your needs.

Having a professional bridal consultant at your celebration will ensure all the details are taken care of and that you will be able to enjoy every precious moment.

Proud member of the Association of Bridal Consultants.

Certified Sandals Specialist.

Contact us at 217-430-8635 or [email protected] to begin planning your Once In A Lifetime Wedding or Event!

• Weddings
• Rehearsal Dinners
• Engagement Parties
• Showers
• Bechelorette Parties
• Graduation Parties
• Anniversary Parties
• Reunions
• Bar & Bat Mitzvahs
• Social Parties
• Corporate Events

Once In A Lifetime Weddings & Events


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  • Melanie was great, we need some small help with planning but she offers services big and small. If I had met her earlier in the planning process I would have hired her for the whole thing. Would recommend her to anyone needing a wedding planner.

    Frequently Asked Questions about Planner

    Do you offer an hourly rate?


    What is the hourly rate?

    $ 75.00

    What wedding events do you provide services for?

    Ceremony, Reception, Rehearsal Dinner

    What wedding planning services do you offer?

    Budget Analysis, Day-of Coordination, Event Design, Full Planning, Guest List Creation, Partial Planning, Timelines, To-Do Lists, Vendor Referrals

    What weddings do you have experience planning?

    Civil, Cultural, Destination, Eco-Friendly, Military, Non-Religious, Religious

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