Happy Events Greece-Destination Wedding and Event Planning


Your dream wedding.

You have envisioned this day over and over in your imagination. As a little girl you have dreamed of your wedding gown, the venue, the flowers, and every single detail of your special day. Until you get engaged. Then the panic sets in!

Well I am here to tell you that planning your wedding does NOT have to be panic inducing or super stressful. In fact, it can be a total joy if you chose the correct wedding planner. If your dream is to have a destination wedding anywhere in Greece but you aren’t quite sure where to even begin- look no further than Sophia Vamvouni, owner and Creative Director of Happy Events Greece.

Sophia VamvouniSophia and the team at Happy Events cater to anyone who is looking to plan their destination wedding in Greece. With over 15 years of experience as a Wedding and Event Planner in Athens, Sophia has planned weddings all over the mainland and the Greek Islands. Sophia works with local and international clients and has worked with celebrity clientele within Greece over her years in business. Her goals for her clients are simple: to create the wedding or event of their dreams and to create memories that will last them and their loved ones a lifetime. Read on for more about Sophia and Happy Events….

Sophia is super professional and her attention to detail is impeccable. I had the opportunity to meet with Sophia and help plan a destination wedding this summer in Athens, Greece. Upon meeting with her, I immediately felt she knew exactly what she was doing- she was professional and polished and really showed a genuine interest in the vision behind the event- how we wanted the event to look, feel, etc.

Sophia has a true passion for her craft which shows in the finished product of every event that she curates.


Creativity → working with Sophia you can be 100% assured that no two events are ever the same. Sophia will tailor your special day to be all about you or to be all about whatever it is that your imagination can come up with. Whether you are planning a wedding, a baptism, or a themed event, Sophia will give you options and recommendations that will take your guests on a journey... a romantic journey through time to an antique style wedding, or to a whimsical and fun themed party for children, the attention to detail is just spot on. Through creative and inspired decor, thoughtful and strategic placement of candles, party favors, flower arrangements and centerpieces, to ribbons flowing from tree branches, and mason jars filled with rose petals or lavender or just about anything else you can imagine....all of these extra touches come together to create an atmosphere and luxurious ambience that truly take you and your guests to another place- and isn't that what we all want at the end of the day when we attend a good party or event? YES!


Value → for all the time and hard work that Sophia and her team place into creating your dream event, the gained value that her clients receive for the services is superb-and I am not just talking cost. Sophia's rates are extremely reasonable and fair but the added value is your sanity and peace of mind. With Sophia in charge of your event, you can have total confidence that everything will be taken care of. You can actually enjoy your event because the team take care of all the details that you honestly don't want to deal with.

menegakiExperience → Sophia has been in the Event Planning business in Greece for over 15+ years. With her level of experience and her contacts with outside vendors like florists, caterers, photographers, event venues, DJ's, bakeries, etc. Sophia can tailor your entire party program based on your specific needs. Working with some of the best vendors in Greece and this is just another reason why we chose Happy Events for our friend to help plan her destination wedding and why we recommend them for your event planning needs. Sophia has also worked with many popular celebrity clients in Greece and has excellent reviews and write ups in fashion, pop culture, and lifestyle magazines all over Greece including People Magazine, Ok Magazine, and more.

Location → if you are looking to plan your destination event in Greece or on one of the many idyllic Greek islands, the options for choosing a venue truly are endless. You can have a formal event in the city at one of the various luxury/boutique hotels or rooftops, you can choose a destination on The Athens Riviera. Sophia and her team can coordinate and arrange it all.


Finally, Sophia will be launching the next phase of her business this November with a brand new online shop that will have a curated collection of gorgeous handmade wedding, and baptism favors, good luck charms, for the home, newborn baby gifts and more. All of the products at Happy Events are handmade with love in the Happy Events Showroom in Greece. They have some of the most unique looking favors and she has everything you need to make your wedding or event super special. You can visit Happy Events online at  www.happyevents.com.gr for special offers and updates on store launch.


Kathy Priovolos

In a few words- Kathy is a Fashion Aficionado, Retail Consultant, World Traveller, Wine Enthusiast, Family & Friends & Animal Lover, Voracious Risk Taker, Blunt to a Fault, & Lifestyle Blogger, New York & Athens Based. Co-founder of new stylish blog The Sophisticato, Kathy now also joins GCT as a New York & Athens based lifestyle contributor.