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Welcome to our wedding & event planning blog! We offer valuable advice and inspiration for planning your wedding or event with heart and with soul. Welcome to our wedding & event planning blog! We offer valuable advice and inspiration for planning your wedding or event with heart and with soul.




Nestled in Maryland’s scenic beauty, the historic Black Walnut Point Inn provides a backdrop that feels like it’s straight out of a fairytale. The gardens and the surroundings create an ambiance that is both romantic and tranquil, making it the ideal location for your special day — especially your wedding ceremony.

Say ”I Do“ at the Black Walnut Point Inn on Tilghman Island


When your wedding has the most gorgeous flowers, created by the talented team at Sarah Khan Event Styling and Design, you step back to soak it all in. The colors of these gorgeous blooms felt so rich that they looked like silk.

Wedding Day Flowers by Sarah Khan Event Styling


Hosting a dinner party isn’t just about the food—it’s about making every guest feel welcomed from the moment they step through your door. That’s why we went the extra mile at our recent gathering by crafting these delightful charcuterie cups.

Inclusive Charcuterie Cups for Your Dinner Guests


Thank you so much to the editors at ”Washingtonian Weddings” Magazine for bestowing Howerton+Wooten Events with the “Editor’s Pick” honor for the best Wedding Event Planners and Designers in the Washington DC metropolitan area!

“Washingtonian Weddings” Editor’s Pick for Best Wedding Vendor 2024

Red Roses Sweetheart Table. Howerton+Wooten Events

Vanessa and Raquese’s love for each other has always been bold, even as teenagers. Thirteen years later, their youthful love has grown into a lovely family of four, and Vanessa and Raquese decided it was time to celebrate their love and dedication by exchanging wedding vows at the Bellevue Conference and Event Center in Ashburn, Virginia

MunaLuchi Bridal Magazine features Raquese and Vanessa’s Crimson and Cherry Red Wedding Day


Have you ever considered serving cookies and milk at your cocktail party, but you were afraid that they would come across as too childish?

Here‘s Your Sign to Offer Cookies and Milk at Your Next Cocktail Party


I was a guest event planning expert on the DCW50 lifestyle show, “Living Local DMV,” for the third time to share tips for entertaining at home for the holidays.

Kawania Wooten featured on DCW50 show “Living Local DMV” to Discuss Holiday Entertaining at Home


Last month, I had the ultimate pleasure of attending a head table luncheon at the DC hotspot Dauphine’s — This luncheon was even more special because it was an exclusive episode of the GatherGeeks podcast, hosted by the one and only BizBash chairman and founder David Adler

Hosting a Private Event at Dauphine’s Restaurant


The team at Howerton+Wooten Events successfully designed, coordinated and directed the Capital Impact Partners Housing Equity Accelerator Fellowship Celebration.

Howerton+Wooten Events Successfully Planned the Housing Equity Accelerator Fellowship Celebration for Capital Impact Partners