Prom Planning

Prom planning involves numerous details, deadlines, student drama, and far too often enough stress to make you want skip prom and go straight to graduation. Use our prom planning checklists, learn budgeting tips, and look into a prom planner to help you, your prom committee, and/or prom coordinator ace your prom.

Planning a prom is challenging. First step: settle on a budget, then get started on planning with our tools, tips and articles to help you every step of the way. We have advice for finding the perfect prom venue, hiring a photographer, settling on a prom style, shopping for your dream prom dress, saving money on catering and decor, and tons of other details. Start your prom planning here on PromGuide.com!

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Prom Guide - Prom Night
Prom Night The holidays are over and it’s a new year. Prom night is right around the corner. Are you ready? Can it possibly be that close to that all important night of high school? You may not have thought about it too much (or you might have), but this is the last event of this part of your life....
Prom Guide Checklist
Prom Venue Checklist Prom Venue Checklist is the proper planning tool that promotes priceless prom pleasures. Planning the prom can be exciting and challenging! From the prom venue to creating the prom tickets, from arranging prom seating to choosing the prom DJ, the Prom Venue Checklist below will help you make sense of the many deadlines you will face as you...
After Prom Night Club
"We rented a party bus from a company we found in Prom Guide, stopped at a club, and rode around all of Manhattan with 28 of our friends." -Camille Mangual Grab some grub at Denny's, Perkins, IHOP, or the Waffle House. Take a romantic carriage ride. Walk along the shore on the beach. Have an after-prom party with a theme like "Polynesian Paradise". Go...
Prom Venue Budget Calculator Use Your Resources The Wisest Way The prom venue budget is a major factor in determining the prom venue you choose, prom menu selections, prom decorations and other elements of your prom celebration. The best way to start is to determine what amount of money you have to begin with based on your fundraising efforts up to...
Choosing between prom venues can be challenging.  Planning your prom is most often the first major gala that you will plan.  Choosing a prom venue like a prom theme can be as much fun as the prom itself! It’s your senior year and you want to plan a prom that reflects the uniqueness of your senior class and how...
Prom Guide Planning Tips Here are some Prom Guide planning tips for the main event: Prom Night. You'll only have one senior prom and it should be everything you want -- and then some. Prom Guide has been covering prom season for nearly 30 years, and we know that the best way to have a lousy time is to fail...
Prom Guide - Prom Venue Ideas
Prom Venue Ideas Using the high school gymnasium for a high school prom may have been okay back in the last century, but today you really need to step it up a notch. You could use some prom venue ideas. New and exciting prom venues bring in more students and offer a wider range of after-prom activities. Prom venues located...