Wedding Planning Columbus Ohio – The Top Vendors you should hire. (Updated for 2025-26)

Planning your dream wedding can be an overwhelming task. Bringing together the perfect group of vendors is vital for wedding day success. With over 300 weddings photographed in Columbus Ohio, I have worked with so many amazing and talented wedding vendors.

Not only are these people talented, they are all incredible humans!

Let’s breakdown some of the top wedding vendors in Columbus!

Best Wedding Planners in Columbus

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Best Florists in Columbus

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1. Vessel Floral & Event Design

Vessel always blows my mind when it comes to their floral design. I have done many events with them and am always so impressed! 

In their words: “Our passion for design and all things beautiful has created a brand of elegance and modern simplicity. We work exclusively with the most luxurious blooms from around the world, offering our clients only the best!” 

For more information on Vessel Floral please check out their website HERE

2. Prema Designs

Prema Designs has a team of four designers and their floral work is absolutely stunning! As one of the top florists in all of Columbus, their team ensures an elevated design experience!

In their words: “Every event and every client is different. You all have a different vision and your floral designs are what will make your space blossom. Your floral is a part of every aspect of your event and will be visible in almost every photograph. It is the mark of your occasion, they set the theme and the tone of your special day, they add that splash of color and the dramatic impact of your event. Floral creation and design is more then the flowers showing up on the day of your event. It is countless hours of detailed development of our clients ideas and concepts. It’s focused hard work and is the backbone of your special day. With this understanding our floral designers will assist you in creating custom floral pieces that will transform your space. From the initial consult to the final consult we will ensure that your theme is carried in every detail to create your dream event.

For more information on Prema Designs please check out their website HERE

Best DJ’s in Columbus

1. Josh Staley Productions

If you want to throw an epic party, Josh & his team of DJ’s is the way to go! With state of the art equipment and amazing mixing skills, this crew is the best of the best in Columbus! I personally can call Josh a great friend of mine! This is the DJ team you need to hire! PS: They also offer indoor fireworks!!!

In their words: “Our mission, Excellence. That elusive quality everyone searches for, but they rarely find. Excellence is the ability to bring something as close to perfection as it can possibly be. Excellence takes something common and makes it unforgettable. It is what we train for, what we lose sleep for, what we work so hard to grasp… knowing full-well it can slip through our fingers if we lose focus for a moment. Josh Staley Productions brings a whole new meaning to “event entertainment.” We took it back to the drawing board, flipped it on its head, and made it relevant, engaging, & all together excellent again.

From our award-winning team to our revolutionary approach, you can rest assured that you have found the excellence you are looking for. We are not like the others. We are Josh Staley Productions, Entertainment specialists based in Columbus, OH but available for events all over the world.”

For more information on Josh Staley Productions please check out their website HERE

2. Turn up Columbus

Turn up Columbus is also owned by Josh Staley! This group of DJ’s are priced a little less than the Josh Staley Team.

From their words: “You want a wedding DJ who is fun, interactive, and someone you can trust. That’s the Turn Up Columbus DJ team. You’re looking for a company who offers amazing add-ons like Uplighting, Selfie Stations, and Indoor Fireworks. We have the best Selfie Station, Uplighting, and Indoor Fireworks in Columbus. You want a modern, unique, and cheese-free wedding or event. We hate cheese (except for on salads, burgers, pizza, tacos, cheesecake, fries, pizza, burritos, pizza, quesadillas)! Ok, we love cheese on everything…EXCEPT WEDDINGS & EVENTS!

Most importantly, you want a stress-free experience, without breaking your budget. Congratulations, You’ve found your dream wedding DJ company. Keep scrolling to learn more about Turn Up Columbus and what we have to offer as your wedding DJ.”

For more information on Turn Up Columbus please check out their website HERE

Best Hair + Makeup Artists in Columbus

1. Almaz Faces

Yodit is an internationally published pro make up artist! I have done countless weddings with her and she continues to blow my mind! Her attention to detail and make up stills are some of the best in the world! Do yourself a favor and check out her work on Instagram! The before and after photographs are just unreal. If your looking for the best, this is your girl!

For more information on Almaz Faces please check out her Instagram HERE

2. Lauren Wolff Hair Design

When it comes to bridal hair, Lauren is crazy talented! Her passion for bridal hair is unmatched! The first time I worked with her, I knew that she would be the one I would be recommending moving forward! Lauren brings your inner beauty outward no matter the occasion.

In her words: “I am a freelance hairstylist based in Columbus, Ohio. I have a passion for bringing beauty and happiness to the world through the art of hair design. I was initially drawn to hairstyling when I was in elementary school (and I dreamed of becoming a celebrity stylist). As I got older, I started to do updos for friends’ formal events. Now I focus on bridal hair design, formal styling & editorial. I launched LWHD when my family relocated back to Columbus in February 2019. I’m available for freelance work and am willing to travel. I love weddings and would be honored to be a part of your special event!!”

For more information on Lauren Wolff Hair Design please check out her website HERE

3. Carly Jo Makeup

Carly is one of the kindest and most talented make up artist’s in Columbus! If your looking for one of the best, you found your girl! I’ve worked with Carly many times, and her clients are always blown away by her work! She’s here to help you feel like the bride you’ve dreamt of being.

In her words: “LET ME THINK OF THE LITTLE THINGS SO YOU DON’T HAVE TO. With what I’ve learned within the last 9 years about weddings and makeup, from fixing a splotchy tan to getting rid of that stress pimple ASAP to organizing the getting ready portion of the day, my bride-approved advice will help you feel prepared, stress-free, and like the bride you’ve dreamt about being.

For more information on Carly Jo Makeup please check out her website HERE

Best Videographers in Columbus

1. ALC Productions

Luke is an amazing videographer. He does such amazing job when it comes to really telling your wedding story though video! His dedication and hard work really shows. Not only is Luke talented, he is one of the kindest humans that I know! His passion for people really comes out in his work! Highly recommend Luke!

In his words: “We want to offer you the best experience of your life.  Not only film your wedding but make you feel the experience of the wedding through our lens. We can capture your wedding and tell the beautiful story of your day exactly as it happened. Your story is what we want.  We want to craft your personal, unique story into a film you will never forget .Documenting every important moment of your day is our priority.  We will help you relive your big day as if it is happening as you watch your film.

For more information on ALC Productions please check out his website HERE

2. Jonah Epps Films

Jonah and I have been photographing weddings together for over 6 years. We have very similar values and shooting styles! Jonah has been at wedding videography for a long time! You can 100% trust him with your precious wedding video!

In his words: Since 2011, we’ve have had the honor of capturing almost 400 weddings. In each film, we strive to create something that fully resonates with you and truly reflects your essence as a couple. Your story and personality are what inspires us.”

For more information on Jonah Epps Films please check out his website HERE

Best Venues in the 614

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  1. Franklin Park Conservatory
  2. The Columbus Museum of Art
  3. The Westin

Check out the whole list of the top wedding venues in Columbus HERE

Thank you for checking out this article. If you are looking for a Columbus wedding photographer please check out my website HERE

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