Wedding Planner Workshop

You Can't learn this stuff in school

But you can learn it here, from honest and experienced planners who truly want you to succeed. Join us for one of our 2019 in-person wedding planner workshops - 3 days of panels, hand-on learning, networking, and inspiration!

SOLD OUT! November 6th, 7th & 8th ORANGE COUNTY, CA

COMING SOON! Spring/summer 2019 Dates and locations

RESERve Your seat! November 12th, 13th & 14th ORANGE COUNTY, CA


LVL Academy is a hands-on, luxury wedding planner workshop for people who want to learn wedding planning fundamentals and best practices - regardless of the stage of their career.

Or, as we like to say - LVL Academy is everything we know about wedding planning packed into just a few days!

Meet Your Instructors

Lindsay Longacre and Heather Hoesch

  • 25 years combined experience and over 1,500 weddings planned

  • 10 years of growing and running a wedding planning business servicing local and destination locations

  • Have spent 7 years developing and teaching the academy curriculum

  • Have taught and mentored 100+ planners and academy graduates


the LVL ACademy

Wedding Planner Workshop Experience

From learning how to book weddings and create planning and coordination packages to styling and tabletop how to's, you'll learn everything you need to build your career as a professional wedding planner with a strong foundation!


Here's Just Some of What You'll Learn

  • The difference between wedding planning and coordination

  • How to develop your packages and price your services

  • How to manage a wedding budget

  • Ways to streamline your workflow and systems with Aisle Planner

  • How to create perfect timelines, confirm vendors, and run rehearsals

  • How to style for detail shots and social media

  • The art of mastering the floral mock up, rentals, linens, and lighting

  • How to tie a tie, make a boutonniere, and cut a wedding cake

  • How to communicate your creative ideas to clients with The Sketchbook Series

Is LVL Academy for You?


I totally need this! How much does it cost?

Everything we've learned from planning over 1,500 weddings is included in the curriculum for LVL Academy. You could go at it, make some mistakes, and learn along the way... or, you could attend and learn it all in 3 days.

Snag your seat for 4 payments of $700 or 1 payment of $2598 (and save yourself some cash)!




Here's What's Included

  • 28 hours of lectures, panels, and hands-on instruction

  • Face time with wedding industry leaders

  • Resources, tools and templates to get you started

  • A professional headshot

  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner for all 3 days along with lots of coffee and snacks

  • Lifetime access to The Planner Life Community private Facebook group

  • Certificate of completion and graduate badge for website


our Class of Most Recent Academy Grads!


Our in-person workshops only happen twice a year!

Make 2018 a year of personal and professional growth. Snag your seat for LVL Academy today!

Questions?  Contact academy@lvlevents.com 


Thank you to Our Sponsors!