Chris McKinley 


Celebrate in luxury   


We provide planning & design services for all of your special occasions.  We love establishing an intimate relationship with each client that caters to their personal taste, preferences, and overall event desires. We are committed to making this process stress-free. The Chris McKinley Event Design team delivers unparalleled service, expertise, and quality. We will create a one-of-a kind, extraordinary event just for you.

Our event specialists collaborate with the finest vendors and veteran industry professionals; we stay current by consulting with the new, chic, and fresh-faced innovators in the art of LUXURY. The end result is a customized luxury event that is best suited for the you. We manage the event from inception to completion, so you can enjoy this blissful time in your life.


In addition to extraordiary planning + design, Chris McKinley was proud to introduce their candle decor services in 2018. Lit by Chris McKinley has changed the way that people view candles. We are determined to create a mood and set the tone for each event. We provide a variety of candle packages through Lit. Will your next event be LIT? 



The Planner + designer 


Welcome, welcome, 

I'm Christopher (Chris) McKinley, owner of Chris McKinley Event Design. I am so honored that you've stopped by to visit us.  Please take time to look around and learn more about what we have to offer. As for me, Im just a guy who likes to make things beautiful.  A proud native of Louisiana, I always find a way to infuse my southern roots into my clients luxury events. It's always fun to know there is a piece of my heart in each of their special moments. Since 2015,  Ive been privileged to do events all across the southern  region of the United States. It would be my honor to help you Celebrate Luxuriously.

Love + Luxury,

Christopher J McKinley


Celebrate Luxuriously