QC Career School

Maria Sutton

event planner , wedding planner

Maria Sutton

Fredericksburg, VA

The Princess & the PEA Event Planning knows how important your life's events are. Let us help you create a magical fairy tale that will be t

The Princess & the PEA Event Planning strives to provide you with affordable event planning services that will exceed your expectations! A local, women-owned business, The Princess & the PEA does all the groundwork for you with vendors, venues, and everything else that you will need. Give us a call today for a free consultation!

The Princess & the PEA Event Planning is co-owned by Crystal Harris and Maria Sutton.

Crystal Harris: Crystal has years of experience in project and administrative coordinating. Crystal holds a Bachelor's of Science in Business Administration with a minor in Strategic and Entrepreneurial Management.

For ANY Louisiana themed event, The Princess can create a Mardi Gras event allowing your special guest to experience an old Louisiana tradition. Crystal was born and raised in New Roads, Louisiana and is a current resident of Manassas, Virginia.

Laissez Les Bon Temp Roulez!

Maria Sutton:
Maria has many years of experience in the customer service, human resources, and academic fields. Maria has a Bachelor's of Science degree in Public Administration from George Mason University.

Maria is also owner of Speedy Time-Saver, a local personal errands business. Feel free to visit Speedy Time-Saver at www.speedytimesaver.com.

Maria has been a resident of the area since 1989 and currently lives in Fredericksburg with her husband, son, and two dogs.


Event Planning

The Princess & the PEA Event Planning is here to help you with your event. We will assist you with all aspects of the event - from event concept to development event clean-up. We strive to provide you with superb service and to exceed your expectations.

Special Events:

-Birthday parties
-Baby showers
-Picnics / cookouts / family reunions
-Holiday parties
-Themed /costume parties
-Corporate Events
-And MORE! Free consultation, contact us TODAY!


-Event concept development
-Event planning and logistics
-Invitations and marketing
-Equipment rentals (tents, tables, etc.)
-Event set up and clean up

Wedding Packages

A Royal Affair Package: This package offers you event planning that encompasses all aspects of the wedding.
From the initial planning stage to the date of the ceremony itself, we help take the stress out of the months leading up to your wedding. Leave the details to us!

The Princess Package: This package allows clients to utilize our services the week before the wedding to finalize any last minute details. We will coordinate with vendors and the event site to ensure that everything runs smoothly.

The PEA Package: This package is geared toward clients who wish to plan their own wedding but would like some guidance or would prefer to have an event coordinator on the day of the ceremony, so the wedding party can sit back and relax.

A La Carte Services:

The Princess & the PEA Event Planning is here assist you from the engagement party to the honeymoon. We offer a variety of a la carte services to meet the unique needs of our clients.

• Assist with invitations
• Assist with wedding programs, place cards, favor tags, menus and table numbers
• Bridal shower, luncheon, and bachelor/bachelorette party planning and coordination
• Engagement party planning and coordination
• Rehearsal dinner planning and coordination
• Wedding ceremony coordination
• After wedding brunch or luncheon
• Vendor referral and contract review / negotiation
• Etiquette advice regarding religious customs, ceremonies, invitations, etc.
• Invitation assembly and RSVP tracking
• Marriage license requirements and assistance
• Information and forms for change of name
• Engagement and wedding announcements
• Guest travel arrangement and accommodation coordination
• Customized gift baskets
• Developing event décor
• Seating arrangement assistance and room layout
• Favor ideas, development and assembly
• Wedding day / weekend itinerary for wedding party, guests, and vendors
• Ceremony planning
-Access to our wedding library for ideas and inspiration
•Honeymoon planning and travel arrangements
• Return rental items

PLANNING PACKAGE TO GO: Available for any of your special events or also for weddings. Please call for more details.

Let us plan your event today! Call (540) 273-5884 or e-mail The Princess & the PEA at princessandpeaeventplanning@gmail.com.

Let The Princess & the PEA do all the planning for you!