Event Planning in Raleigh, North Carolina

At Kelley Event + Design, we understand that planning a successful event comes down to the details—and we piece together those details to create cherished moments. We listen to what you want and transform your ideas into a customized event that is tailor-made specifically for you. We believe in a personalized and collaborative approach with each client, which allows for a greater attention to detail and specialized attention throughout the event planning process. We understand that throwing an event of any size can be a large burden to take on, especially since party planning is sometimes a full time job in itself. If the thought of scouting venues in Raleigh or meeting with local vendors is causing unnecessary stress, Kelley Event + Design can help.

Raleigh Event Planning Services

Imagine every detail is handled and your event is moving along smoothly. The décor is exactly as you envisioned, the flowers and table settings are placed perfectly, the food tastes delicious, and everyone is having a great time. But you are not fully enjoying the event because you’re tired from the endless planning and stress that has been weighing you down. With us, that stress and time investment will be minimized. Tell us about your ideal event and we will work with you to build it. Our expertise is planning and executing professionally crafted events in Raleigh. When you need event planning services, trust Kelley Event + Design to produce a one-of-a-kind party that exceeds all your expectations.

In event planning, there are endless details to consider, and with the assistance of an event planner, you will save yourself from the headache and hassle of running the show. At Kelley Event + Design, we carefully prepare and execute each event planning step, keeping you informed and including you in decisions, while taking the burden off your shoulders. Our sole mission is to help you maintain a successful daytime job while we plan your Raleigh event—no matter how big or small.

Our event planning services include (but are not limited to):

  • Event design and theming
  • Budget planning
  • Venue selection
  • Food and beverage caterer selection
  • On-site management

Events We Plan in Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill

From corporate events to destination weddings, Kelley Event + Design does it all. We provide event planning services for:

  • Conferences
  • Business meetings
  • Team building events
  • Product launches
  • Corporate holiday parties
  • Theme parties
  • VIP events
  • Executive retreats
  • Fundraisers
  • Engagement parties

Event Venues in Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill

With so many options, narrowing down the perfect event venue can be tricky. Having an event planner by your side will make scouting Raleigh venues pain free because our team has worked with multiple event spaces in the area.

Merrimon-Wynne House

Whether you’re hosting a VIP event or a corporate party, The Merrimon-Wynne House offers rustic charm. Built in 1876, the house has been restored to its original grandeur, featuring expansive, beautifully maintained grounds. The space is over 5,000 square feet, allowing complete use of the house and grounds, which cover almost an acre of land. The versatile setting of The Merrimon-Wynne House can be casual with a laid back feel or transformed into an elegant company holiday party enhanced by the beautiful, natural setting.

The Stockroom at 230

The Stockroom at 230 is a unique, urban event venue located on Fayetteville Street. Located in the heart of downtown Raleigh, the elegant space boasts rustic hardwood floors, exposed brick walls, and high ceilings—creating the perfect atmosphere for your next important event. If you are searching for a charming venue for your next corporate or family event, The Stockroom at 230 will exceed your expectations.

The Cotton Room

The Cotton Room has been a premier venue for events of all sizes in Raleigh. Exposed brick, ceiling to floor windows, and timeless architecture are only a few of the attributes that make The Cotton Room one of the most sought after event venues in Durham. Whether you’re hosting a team building event for your company, running a fundraising event, or holding a large conference, The Cotton Room is a versatile option.

21c Museum Hotel

If you’re looking to impress your guests with a modern event space, there is nothing quite like the 21c Museum Hotel in Durham. With its modern charm, the 21c is a popular choice for events of all magnitude, and is sure to impress your guests.

Event Planner in Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Planning an event doesn’t have to be stressful, especially when there are experts who enjoy helping with important details. Hiring an event planner, like Kelley Event + Design, will save you time and money and greatly reduce your stress level. We consult with you, research Raleigh area vendors, and find exactly what you need for your event. Kelley Event + Design manages the hard work, so you can relax and be the host.

Every event we plan in Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill is unique—contact us to receive a custom event planning proposal.