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Voted By The Readers of Columbia Living Magazine Best of Columbia 2020 + 2019 
5-Star Level Service Reviews from Clients since 2007

NC/SC-Based Events + Wedding Planner

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Owner and visionary, Joan Day Duerr, established Joan Day Weddings in 2007 while living in Northern Virginia. Since that time, Joan has helped many couples successfully down the aisle, maintaining a 5-Star Client Rating across the board. Southern tradition, style and grace describes Joan's timeless focus on family communicated by her enthusiastic warmth and careful attention to intricate details and finishing touches, providing an enriching experience for her clients and their guests. 

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Designers. Creative Gurus.




"Sing like no one's listening. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody's watching. And live like its heaven on Earth."




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-caroline + mark

"Joan and her team went above and beyond! She got us connected with the best vendors in the game and the day could not have been more perfect."

-nykole & jimmy

"Angel On Earth! To say that Joan was a Godsend is an understatement! She is solely responsible for my sanity!"

-morgan & nick

"Joan made everything fall into place. She has a very sweet, willing-to-accommodate personality. Would recommend to future brides."

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At Joan Day Weddings, we value our client's input, desires, and concerns. From our first encounter, we will discuss the vision you have for your special occasion and openly share your ideas.

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