Wedding & Event Planning

Welcome and congratulations!

Based in the San Juan Islands, our mission is to custom tailor our coordination and planning talent to your special day’s needs in any location.
Our packages and services are designed to be involved as much or as little in the planning process according to your events needs.

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Let’s turn your dream event into a reality!


Rated in the top 5% of professionals who demonstrate excellence in quality, service, responsiveness, and professionalism based on reviews from 1m+ newlyweds.

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We'll handle the logistics...

While you kick back and relax!

As your local planner, production managers & advocate, the same qualities that make the San Juan Islands a beautiful place to celebrate can also make it a challenge for the unfamiliar – And that’s where we shine!

We’re here to find the hidden locations you’re looking for, match your event with the best vendors and orchestrate it all with a streamlined communications process to create the unique, stress free experience your special day deserves.


Special Events


Micro Parties

Commercial Photoshoots

Corporate Events

Family Gatherings


Celebrations of Life

Planning Consultation


Unlimited Planning + Day of Coordination

Partial Planning + Day of Coordination

Planning Consulation

Surprise Proposals


Wedding/Engagement Photoshoots

A little about us…

Cloud 9 Events is a premier wedding and event planning company that brings dreams to life!

From intimate gatherings to grand celebrations, Cloud 9 Events offers a wide range of services tailored to meet the unique needs and desires of each client.

With a team of experienced planners, designers, and coordinators, we seamlessly handle every aspect of the event, ensuring a stress-free and flawless execution.

What sets Cloud 9 Events apart is our unwavering commitment to personalized service. We take the time to understand the vision and preferences of our clients, working closely with them to curate an event that reflects their style and personality. With a keen eye for aesthetics and a network of top-notch vendors, we create breathtaking environments that leave a lasting impression on guests.

With an emphasis on innovation, we stay ahead of the latest trends and technologies in the industry, leveraging cutting-edge tools and digital solutions to enhance communication, streamline processes, to capture your memorable experiences to cherish for a lifetime.

At Cloud 9 Events, client satisfaction is paramount. We go above and beyond to exceed expectations and create
With a commitment to professionalism, integrity, and excellence, Cloud 9 Events is the go-to choice for those seeking a truly extraordinary event planning experience.

Meet our fearless founders!

Nick – CTO

Nick – CTO

  Nick Knoellinger is a visionary Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at Cloud 9 Events, a leading wedding and event planning company. With his extensive knowledge and expertise in technology, Nick plays a pivotal role in driving innovation and leveraging digital...

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Olivia – Fearless Leader

Olivia – Fearless Leader

After more than a decade in the wedding & events industry in the San Juan Islands, its safe to say that I have always had a passion for events planning. After every event, I had a smile on my face because I had been a part of creating an indelible set of beautiful...

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And the team that makes the magic happen

Shaye – Wedding Event Assistant

Shaye – Wedding Event Assistant

Hi, I'm Shaye! I joined the Cloud 9 team as an assistant, as well as an assistant for day of coordination. I enjoy the creative aspect of event planning, and I love helping make everything look as amazing as it possibly can! I have been with Cloud 9 for one summer,...

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Brooke – Wedding Event Assistant

Brooke – Wedding Event Assistant

Brooke brings his passion for event planning and his love for the San Juan Islands together as an Event Assistant at Cloud 9 Events. With a background in hospitality and a genuine appreciation for the island's natural beauty, Brooke ensures that every detail of your...

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Annalies – Associate Planner & Lead Day of Coordinator

Annalies – Associate Planner & Lead Day of Coordinator

Annalies Schuh is a highly experienced wedding planner and event coordinator, currently serving as the Day-of Coordinator and Senior Assistant at Cloud 9 Events. With her passion for creating unforgettable experiences and her meticulous attention to detail, Annalies...

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Cetacea – Social Media

Cetacea – Social Media

Cetacea Ware, our Social Media Executive, is a powerhouse of creativity with a knack for captivating storytelling. Her dynamic flair, paired with a savvy understanding of digital trends, transforms our social media platforms into dynamic spaces where clients feel...

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Nate – IT Mastermind

Nate – IT Mastermind

Nate is a seasoned tech leader with over 20 years of progressive experience in software, datacenter engineering, cloud migration, and operations management. With a track record of success spanning various roles including Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Technical...

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Alicia – Executive Assistant

Alicia – Executive Assistant

Alicia Wigfield is a highly skilled and dedicated Executive Assistant at Cloud 9 Events, a renowned wedding and event planning company. With her exceptional organizational abilities and attention to detail, Alicia plays a crucial role in ensuring the smooth operation...

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