Emily Coyne Events is a luxury wedding planning firm specializing in Santa Barbara destination weddings. Exhibiting the perfect balance of European charm and playful California flair, Santa Barbara exudes a je ne sais quoi—making it the perfect event location for the modern couple who seeks to surprise and delight their guests.

The natural beauty of the soft, sandy beaches, enveloped by melodious ocean waves and the iconic southern California hillsides, pair perfectly with the upscale amenities of this sophisticated coastal community.


Destination Weddings in Santa Barbara

Emily Coyne Events stands out in providing unparalleled levels of service because of our team’s passion for elevating your unique individuality in the guest experience. We see every detail of the wedding as an opportunity to tell your story, and to convey an atmosphere that is meaningful, fun, and authentic to you.

ECE ensures each aspect of dining, lighting and floral design, textiles, spatial planning, sound, and technical production is meticulously detailed and flawlessly executed so that you can enjoy a fun and relaxing experience planning your Santa Barbara destination wedding. 

With deep roots in California’s luxury hospitality industry and an extensive Rolodex of personally curated and vetted talent and services, we are adept at planning weddings with distinct Santa Barbara style.


California Luxury, Tailored to You

It’s an incredible experience to introduce your guests to this charming seaside city, nestled alongside the remarkable Santa Ynez Mountains. With a relaxing, laid-back feel coupled with fantastic restaurants, Spanish-infused architecture, and unique districts — the options for hosting a wedding weekend are endless.

In order to make your Santa Barbara destination wedding an authentic celebration of your unique selves and stories, we expertly tailor your event to your tastes and preferences and lean into the unique attributes of your venue. We manage the guest experience with precise attention to detail and transparency, and we prioritize your guests’ needs and comfort, from accommodation and transportation to communication, welcome gifts, and an immersion into the local beauty and culture.


The Santa Barbara Experience


We invite you to explore our past clients' experiences — true reflections that we are trusted partners, advocates, and confidantes in planning memorable Santa Barbara weddings.

True Wedding Luxury in Santa Barbara


Santa Barbara Weddings


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We look forward to partnering with you to create an exquisite event that is truly unique. Connect to experience our unparalleled service as a luxury wedding planning firm.