Fairy Godmother’s Events

Fairy Godmothers weddings are as unique and individual as each couple. Fairy Godmothers combines creative ideas and simple elegance to design well orchestrated, stylish weddings that reflect each couples unique style allowing clients and their families to relax and celebrate their special day. Fairy Godmothers has planned, designed or coordinated hundreds of flawless weddings, private intimate ceremonies as well as large family celebrations. Planning a wedding is one of the most memorable events of your life. You have many important decisions to make. You will be selecting a team of wedding professionals that will help create your dream wedding day. Hiring an experienced wedding planner to be a part of that team will help ensure that all your hard work, vision and planning create exceptional memories. Fairy Godmothers has an outstanding reputation for details & creative designs and is a preferred wedding planner at many of the area’s top venues. Whatever your wedding planning needs are, from full service wedding planning & design to experienced wedding day coordination, we would be happy to set up a free consultation. Our passion and experience are unsurpassed. Congratulations!


A wedding planner can assist you in so many aspects from selecting the venue and the appropriate wedding professionals to suggesting unique style and design ideas. Hiring a professional bridal consultant can save you time, money and stress. Fairy Godmothers are proud of the excellent reputation we have earned over the past decade. We are on the list of preferred vendors at many of Louisville’s most prestigious locations. Our passion and experience are unsurpassed.

Fairy Godmothers allow you to utilize our expertise, and knowledge in your areas of need. You select the package and services you would like us to provide. Fairy Godmothers will be there to help guide and assist you in making informed decisions. Fairy Godmothers works behind the scenes to insure your dream wedding comes true.

We base our pricing on several factors. The number of hours, number of guests, the scale of the event, budget, location, design style, length of planning time and number of staff that it will take to facilitate the event are all considered. Planning the perfect wedding takes time and much thought. Fairy Godmothers offer full service and wedding day direction packages.

Call for a free consultation, Beth and her staff would be happy to set up a personal interview with you.

It is our goal to help make your day unique, enjoyable and carefree. Hourly consultation or full service coordinating available.

– Fairy Godmothers Coordination and Services include –

Distinctive and unique designs for ceremony, reception and after parties.
Uncover your wedding style, your vision comes to life, Fairy Godmothers sets the mood.
Creative ideas and personalized styling of your wedding
Etiquette and protocol.
A selection of professionals that best fit your style and budget including:
Caterer, Floral designer
Photographer, Videographer
Cake artist
Rehearsal venues
Musicians, Bands or Disc Jockey
Transportation, Valet, Security Tent Specialist
Lighting/Power company, Production company
Calligrapher, Bridal Boutiques
Create a customized wedding budget.
Selection of venues and coordination with venue directors.
Wedding check list and timeline for organization.
Bridal gown, bridesmaids attire, and tuxedo consultation.
Room décor suggestions include lighting, floral, linen and tabletop designs.
Fairy Godmothers’s exquisite resources – fine china, exquisite linens, unique chair options, etc.
Negotiation and guidance on contracts .
Scheduling appointments with vendors and vendor management.
Menu selection, creative cocktails and specialty drink suggestions.
Attend as many vendor meetings as possible.
Contact and confirmation with vendors.
Assistance with booking out of town guests accommodations, transportation, outside activities, and welcome packages.
Conduct the final team meeting with Fairy Godmothers staff & wedding professionals.
Complete wedding day timeline and itinerary.
Rehearsal dinner venue suggestions.
Attend and direct rehearsal if desired.
Organize and set up day of relaxation for the bride, groom and wedding party.
Oversee ceremony and reception set-ups.
Que the ceremony musicians; working closely with them on timing.
Assist with seating charts and creative escort tables.
Creative guest favors and specialty gift ideas.
Write toasts, speeches or poems for the ceremony or reception.
Create and deliver gourmet snack & refreshment baskets to the pre ceremony venue.


Beth Penner Torstrick, a Professional Bridal Consultant, is the owner of Fairy Godmothers LLC, specializing in wedding planning and event design.

Business – Beth is a native Louisvillian and the daughter of the late Ms. Dorothy Penner, one of nine Master Bridal Consultants in the world at the time of her death. Accompanying her mother to bridal market, conferences and tradeshows as well as assisting on larger weddings allowed Beth the opportunity to embrace the wedding industry at an early age. Inheriting her mother’s passion for weddings, Beth always seemed to be involved if there was a wedding being planned, her first, a friends in 1982. After her mother’s untimely death she quickly realized how much she missed being around weddings. Her energetic, genuine, friendly personality allows her clients to relax and enjoy the process of planning their special day. The moment you meet Beth you will immediately feel her passion, experience and enthusiasm for wedding and understand why she is Kentuckian’s premier Bridal Consultant.

Credentials – Beth is an active member of the Association of Bridal Consultants (www.bridalassn.com) since 2001. Serving as Kentucky’s state coordinator for ABC 2011 – 2013. She is also an active member of the International Special Events Society (2002) and Your Wedding Essentials, a local networking group. Beth travels several times a year to tradeshows and educational conferences where she has the opportunity to mingle with some of the most knowledgeable and talented wedding professionals in the industry, many of which are nationally and internationally known. There she finds the latest in wedding trends, exciting new event ideas, the hottest new colors, fine linens, menu options and creative floral designs. As a proud member of these associations, Beth is often asked to present seminars, sharing her experience and knowledge.

Experience – Fairy Godmothers Events has produced hundreds of successful wedding of all sizes, styles and budgets. We at Fairy Godmothers are proud of the excellent reputation we have earned. We are very experienced and have worked at many of Louisville’s most prestigious locations. We have a wonderful relationship with many of Kentuckian’s top quality wedding professionals and bridal related companies. Our pre-qualified, talented list of wedding vendors and professionals strive to offer every Fairy Godmothers bride the best in service and product.

Beth has produced several high-fashion bridal shows for Louisville’s Seelbach Hotel and was the creative consultant for the Brown Hotel’s “Bridal Experience”, for several years. Beth’s design skills are outstanding, she is well known for creating her “wonderful, one of a kind” bridal vignettes and tablescapes. Beth takes pride in designing custom weddings for her clients, each wedding is distinctly unique.

Beth Penner-Torstrick

p: 502.558.6061
e: beth@fairygodmothersevents.com