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The French Bee Events

Destination Weddings, Florists, Invitations, Wedding Planners

  • New Bern 252-626-2272

The French Bee Events by Anne Griggs and Christa Tarver

Perfectly Personalized Planning and Artful Floral Designs

Make your day a breeze with French Bee Events, an all-inclusive wedding planning and floral design service located in downtown New Bern. Anne Griggs and Christa Taver, both certified wedding planners, have decades of experience between them, and are dedicated to crafting your dream day. All it takes is a visit to their beautiful historic office to know these ladies are all about the details. 

Anne is a classically trained floral designer who studied with Kate Middleton’s wedding florist and Oprah’s go-to florist! She will carefully craft artful arrangements deeply rooted in your story as a couple. Christa will bring her technical approach to planning to ensure that no stone is left unturned and all the pieces fall perfectly into place. Between Anne’s creative eye and Christa’s thorough care, you can feel free to sit back, relax and enjoy the moments that matter most. 

The French Bee Events Wedding Package

As one of two companies selected as designated planners for Tryon Palace, French Bee Events is excited to work with the venue to bring the past to life and craft beautiful modern weddings rooted in North Carolina’s rich history. In addition to their work at the palace, French Bee offers a multitude of personalized planning options for couples at all venues, including: 

Wedding Planning: A seamless, personalized planning process that will allow you to sit back, relax, and enjoy your engagement stress-free. From researching vendors to handling logistics to managing budgets, Christa and Anne will take care of it all. 

Wedding Design: With Anne and Christa’s guidance, discover your event vision, style and aesthetic preferences, and craft a design plan that will guide you towards making your dream day a reality. 

Wedding Coordination: This is perfect for couples who know what they want, but need a little extra guidance in the final weeks before the day. Christa and Anne will provide month-of coordination to help you gain industry inside and finalize design, in addition to providing day-of management assistance.

Florals: Personal creations will be crafted to tell your love story on the big day. Ranging from lavish floral chandeliers to simple arrangements, Anne will craft something personal, unique and memorable for your day. 

Custom Stationery: From save-the-dates to invitations, Anne and Christa will work with you to create a cohesive aesthetic reflective of your style and ensure your paper goods are of the highest quality.