Thank you for taking the time to stop by our website! We are here to help and are passionate about telling the stories of our clients and making sure that the message you wish to share is heard loud and clear. Through our process, we will carefully lead you through the cadence of planning and follow through on details that you care about, and behind the scenes, take care of all the fine details that will make your event successful. We lead you every step of the way as caregivers of your event. We will share in the emotion with you and celebrate your love, passion and fun-loving spirit! Our design style, professionalism and relationships will elevate your event. Tell us all about you (we beg you!) We can't wait to hear.
Adding an extra set of eyes to oversee all the carefully laid plans is one of the smartest decisions you can make! Beyond hiring us to plan your event, we can also help you design it. If you are stuck, we can figure out your style and make recommendations that will make your event a standout. You can count on us to catch the fine print details in contracts, ensure your vendor team follows through on their obligations, and lend our expertise to the selection process. You have access to our curated vendor teams, artisans and makers and access to our vast knowledge of planning events specific to our region. The experience you will get with Wander North Events is white glove, highly communicative, and creates successful outcomes. We won't steer you wrong.
Our designs help capture the essence of who you are. Whether you want understated or over-the-top, we will help to get it all just right. We tailor the look to the personality of our clients. We customize design boards to share with you and take cues from your personal style and you get to make the choices that fit your needs and budget.
Leslie is owner, planner and designer at Wander North Events. She is trusted by a large circle of vendors and takes pride in her reputation in the industry. From luxury weddings to modest mountain top affairs, Leslie was brought up from humble beginnings on her family’s wheat farm in eastern Washington state and knows what it takes to create something from the ground up.
She will customize a package fitting of your needs and wishes because she knows each wedding and event should be treated with professionalism and be authentic to who you are. She is married to the love of her life of 21 years, has two teens and a German Shepard you can follow on instagram #lylathegerman. When Leslie has time off, she loves to trail run, cook great food, travel and volunteer in her community.
Anna is an associate planner and designer at Wander North Events. Her smile lights up a room and her infectious spirit and solution based "can-do" attitude is what has our clients raving about the work she does. Raised in Colorado, she attended the University of Colorado, Boulder and has a degree in Psychology.
Anna is dedicated to making your planning experience enjoyable, interactive, and fun. She is prepared to answer your questions and if she doesn't know the answer, she will research and use her skill set to help problem solve.
Besides having the best event day tool kit ever, you will find Anna recuperating after events by hanging with her sweet pup Izzy, traveling with her fireman Sam or off recreating in the mountains around Bozeman and Big Sky.
Known for their work with local & destination clientele, in both weddings and private events, Wander North's expertise is also aligned with the non-profit sector of Bozeman, aiding in some of the largest fund-raisers in the valley such as Big Sky Youth Empowerment’s Spring Run Off Gala, various Museum of the Rockies events and Leslie has been a workshop facilitator for THRIVE’s Girls for a Change conference. Before Wander North Events, Leslie has had business success in Bozeman dating back to the early 2000’s. Having weathered the on-going growth of Bozeman and Big Sky and the ever changing business climate, she is excited to give back to the thriving business community through mentorship and collaboration, using the skills she has learned in the past 20 years of business ownership. She is excited to focus on leadership and collaboration opportunities. Leslie and her team are connectors, fun-loving, and resourceful and they can't wait to give back in big ways.
Wander North Events focuses on reducing waste at events, re-purposing flowers for giving, and finding more sustainable ways to facilitate events in our valley.
We know that you want your wedding or event to be a unique day that celebrates you! Tell us more about the story of your relationship or nature of the event that you want to share with your guests. We'll get back to you soon with our availability and ideas!
You can make an appointment to visit us at our Skyoro office digs located in the Cannery District in beautiful Bozeman, Montana. We offer a complimentary 40 minute consultation to see if we are a great fit for you.
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