Tailored gatherings for you and yours

Our local team of passionate planners will work with the area's best businesses to create a memorable and meaningful event tailored to your taste and budget.
What We Do
From making a lasting impression with one of our customized invitation suites to creating personalized decor, we're ready to make your next event the most memorable one yet! View our customizable wedding packages here. Customizable...
We'd love to hear from you! Call: (352) 641-0766 Email: [email protected] Fill out the form below so we can contact you about your next event. Quotes and pricing will be determined after a consultation.
The Name
Mercer + Smith Events is named after our grandmothers who taught us everything we know about Southern hospitality and hosting guests and parties in your home the old fashioned way - with style, grace and...

How Can We Help You?

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Wedding Packages
We understand each bride has needs that are unique to...
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Fill out our customized invitation request form to receive a...
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All Other Events
All gatherings deserve to be celebrated! From birthdays to corporate...
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Recent Mercer + Smith Blog Posts

A look at our latest projects, design obsessions and inspirations.
Fundraiser Event: So Fetch! Runway Show
Haile's Angels Pet Rescue + The Angels Fund As Gainesville natives and HUGE rescue pet...
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A Wedding Inspired by Vintage Romance
If you haven’t noticed by now, we absolutely LOVE when we have the opportunity to...
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Board of Advisors Reunion: Koss Olinger
A Formal Plated Dinner for Koss Olinger Financial Advisors We were thrilled to work with...
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Free Download: Our 12-Month Wedding Planning Guide!
Newly engaged and don't know where to start when it comes to planning your dream...
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A Nerf Battle Birthday Party!
ATTN: Christian's B-day Nerf Battle Ahead! Our most unique request we've received so far was...
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Restaurant Grand Opening: The Filling Fork
FRESH FROM THE GARDEN The Filling Fork was a project we worked on from the...
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A Toast on the Coast: Lauren + Zach’s Wedding Shower
Wedding Shower Event Planning In November of 2017, we received a call from our amazing...
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Doughnuts + Unicorns at Swillerbees Craft Donuts & Coffee Bar!
Event Planning from Gainesville to St. Augustine and Flagler Beach One of our favorite parts...
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Gift Wrapping Christmas Party
For Mercer and Smith Events' first holiday season, we wanted to throw a Christmas party...
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A Mercer + Smith Thanksgiving Table
At Mercer and Smith Events, we think a dining room table can be many things...
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UF Grads: Portraits + Parties
We were thrilled to photograph Dr. Violet Laurey, graduate of the University of Florida College...
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Brunch + Bubbly Bridal Shower
For Jennifer Elizabeth's bridal shower, the theme was "Brunch and Bubbly with the Bride to...
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