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Your San Diego Wedding Planner and Event Coordinator

At San Diego Life Events, we believe there is always a reason to celebrate!  Whether you're planning a wedding or elopement, birthday party or bar-mitzvah in San Diego, we will be here for you every step of the way. It is our goal to take away the anxieties you may have of planning your wedding or event, and to bring it to life in the most personalized way that we can.  Trust us to plan and run your big day just as you've imagined it (and having SO much fun doing it!!!)

San Diego Life Events specializes in making your special event stress-free, affordable, and FUN!  We'll help bring your celebration to life in a way no other San Diego Event Planner can.  We are known for our creative ideas, and have received community praise for our ability to deliver calm, complete, incredible work in even the shortest of deadlines.  We have a loyal, dedicated coordination and vendor team, and would be honored to have the opportunity to show you why our clients love us!

LOVE IS LOVE! We are friendly and welcoming to all orientations, races, ethnicities, ages, genders, etc.


2018 - 2019 - 2020


Featured in 15+ articles


Top 10 Wedding Planners

in San Diego


Featured in Rainbow

Lifestyle LGBTQ+


Rachel Weinshanker "The Redhead"

​San Diego Life Events was founded by a San Diego native with a passion for planning and executing successful, high-energy parties.  Rachel Weinshanker is an enthusiastic SDSU graduate (Go Aztecs!)  She has earned several Wedding and Event Planning certifications, and continues her education to stay current on trends.  She has also been the recipient of several awards and features as a Top Wedding Planner in San Diego and beyond by multiple platforms.


This bubbly business owner has longstanding, successful career history in management and customer service, and has networked to build strong connections, not just in San Diego, but also internationally. She builds relationships with the best vendors in the community in order to assure her clients get the most passionate, honest, affordable, reputable services for their wedding or event.  Rachel and her team stand behind their work and live to see people smile!  


I look forward to being your San Diego Wedding Planner or Event Coordinator!  xoxo, Rachel

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