Washington DC Wedding Expert

I’ve got your back.

I’m a DC wedding planner. You’re engaged and on a wedding planning adventure. Let me be your Sherpa up the mountain,  guiding you through each task and guarding your resources as if they were my own.

DC Bride and Groom hugging - Bellwether Events
Colorful wedding place setting - Bellwether Events
Grooms with their dog - Bellwether Events & Procopio Photography
A bride and her dad in a vintage car, Washington DC - Bellwether Events

You ought to enjoy planning your milestone event. You deserve to make educated decisions and feel comfortable with your choices. You should be encouraged to spend wisely. You deserve to work with professionals who you trust and like. You have the right to feel relaxed and calm in the weeks, days and hours leading up to your big day. You have a right to spend your time at your event celebrating with your family and friends.

The Bellwether Events Approach to Weddings

Founded by DC wedding planner Janice Carnevale in 2006, Bellwether Events is an open and affirming company dedicated to planning and coordinating Washington, D.C. weddings and events. Bellwether Events wants you, your family, and your friends to have the best possible experience, both during the planning and on the big day. We believe the secret to a fun and stress-free event day is planning with purpose. Together, we will make the effort to iron out even the smallest detail well in advance of your special day. Because the day is in the details.

Janice Carnevale - Bellwether Events, Washington DC Wedding Planner



What our clients have to say…


“I don’t think words could truly express how deep my gratitude is for you and how crucial you were for essentially rescuing our wedding. It literally could not have happened without you coming in to pitch a 3-inning save in a Game 7 situation.”


– LONG, 2017 GROOM


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We look forward to hearing about your vision for the perfect event. From small affairs to grand galas, Bellwether Events can make your dream a reality.

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