Beyond Weddings

We do all kinds of events…

When it comes to events, each one is special so we customize those programs depending on how little or much you need KYAE to be involved  in the planning, coordinating and be onsite the day of the event.  We will look at budget, location and guest count to create your customized program.  We look forward in creating an experience with your vision.  Now are you planning one of these: 

  • Anniversary Parties
  • Award Banquets
  • Baby Showers
  • Bachelor and Bachelorette Parties
  • Birthday Parties
  • Bridal Showers
  • Bridal Show Booth Display Design
  • Celebrations of Life
  • Cookouts & BBQ Pig-Pickin’s
  • Corporate Luncheons
  • Engagement Parties
  • Family Fun Days
  • Family Reunions
  • Formals
  • Fundraisers
  • Golf Tournaments
  • High School Reunions
  • Holiday Parties
  • Social Events
  • Sorority & Fraternity Formals and Semi-Formals
  • Team Building Meetings


Sandals or Beaches Resorts Honeymoon & Getaway Planning:


This service provides a full honeymoon or destination weddingmoon planning to the Caribbean throughout Antigua, Bahamas, Barbados, Grenada, Jamaica, St. Lucia and/or Turks Caicos with Sandals or Beaches Resorts. All we need are your travel dates, islands you are most interested in seeing and the budget you are wanting to stay within. We will set up a package that is right for you and work directly with our personal Sandals’ Representatives to make your dream getaway a reality.


While we can handle all types of events, we specialize in weddings…

We recommend checking out our blog:

Difference between coordinator, planner and site manager


 We also customize “packages” to meet the needs of your event…contact us today to for a FREE initial meeting to discuss your budget, timeline overview, your vision and ideas and what we can do as a team to create magic together…


 For DIY Couples:

We also offer consultations with our Accredited, 5-time certified lead planner, Professional Certified Bartender whom is 1 of 56 MASTER Planners in the WORLD (with over 23 years of experience) at $125 per hour if you just want to come and pick our brains for local venue and vendor ideas, needing help creating a budget or just want to figure out where to get started.  If after this meeting you decide you would like to hire us, we will put this portion towards your retainer fee.

We also teach classes at ACC for DIY couples.


Email or call us directly: 910-617-2271.

Jennifer Ball, Owner of Knot Your Average Events:
Recreation Parks & Tourism Degree & Masters Degree in Recreation Parks Management from UNCG

Accredited Certified Master Planner w/ the Associated Bridal Consultants
2013-2016 Co-Director of the Local NC Triad ABC Chapter & 2017-2024 ABC NC State Coordinator 
Certified Beverly Clark Event Planner
Certified Wedding Planner with The Bridal Society 
Certified Sandals Weddingmoon & Honeymoon Specialist
Certified Trainer & Professional Bartender with Brinker International
Executive Board Member of the Triad Bridal Association
Exclusive Triad Luncheon Coordinator for the Perfect Wedding Guide of NC 2010-14
Adjunct Professor at UNCG HPU & ACC
Mixologist from the Professional Bartending Institute
TIPS & Safe Serve Alcohol Certified
CPR & First Aid Certified

Co-Author of The Planners Unplugged Book Project 

Knot Your Average Events

Based in Whitsett, NC | Serving Worldwide
Phone: (910) 617-2271

Hours of Operation

Mon: 10am - 7pm (EST)
Tues: 10am-1pm (EST)
Weds: 10am - 7pm (EST)
Thurs: 10am - 1pm (EST)
Fri: 10am - 7pm (EST)
Sat: Events or by appointment
Sun: By appointment only