photo by: Abby Tohline Photography

Welcome to Handy & Dallaire Events, a Premier Event Design & Planning Firm

Located on Nantucket Island and in Boston, MA.

Nantucket wedding planners David M. Handy and Donald J. Dallaire are here to make your wedding or event something unique and unforgettable.  Founded by David and joined by his husband Donald, the design duo has been setting the scene for weddings, events, and fundraisers up and down the east coast for over a decade.

With David’s extensive design background and Donald’s keen eye for detail and execution, this team is sure to make your celebration something you and your guests will be talking about for years to come.

Handy & Dallaire Events prides itself on their constant commitment and dedication to their clients always delivering seamless planning and authentic designs giving you an extraordinary and refreshing celebration.


Full Wedding + Event Design, Planning + Execution

“An Effortless Experience in Every Way Imaginable!” – Tiffany + Steve

As a full-service event design and planning company, Handy & Dallaire Events knows there’s nothing more important than Every. Single. Detail.

The Handy and Dallaire Events team will be there to help you navigate the entire planning process; from defining the look, keeping it fun, fresh and exciting down to vendor selection helping you choose and build the perfect team of wedding professionals.  We are by your side on the day of the event executing every detail leaving you stress-free to appreciate and enjoy your wedding or celebration.


Get to know Us!


CEO, Creative Director


COO, Production + Design


Senior Event Producer


A Sneak-Peek of Our Past Weddings + Celebrations


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