Spectacular & Unique Entertainment.
Spectacular & Unique Entertainment.
Elaborate Dessert Bars.
Large and Lavish Galas.
Amazing cake designs.
Over-the-Top Kid’s Parties.
Beautiful Floral Arrangements.
Parties & Special Events.
Holiday, Awards, Reveals, Anniversaries.
Complete With Scary Food & Haunted ...
Themed Out Corporate Picnics.
Playground for adults.
Guests Love Theme Parties.
When Bea Penhall began her event planning business in 1995 she decided it was time to introduce creativity and innovation to corporate and personal events. Her vision and reputation for excellence has earned her the opportunity to orchestrate spectacular events in and around Oklahoma.
As creative director and owner of About Last Night, Bea surrounds herself with the best professionals in the industry to help her completely customize each event she plans. Her mission is to produce the most unique, exciting event while always staying within the clients’ budget. From intimate gatherings of family and friends to dazzling soirées for celebrities and sports figures, to corporate fundraisers and annual meetings, Bea makes each client feel like guests at their own events.
About Last Night’s events have been featured in People Magazine, Southern Living and numerous local publications such as Oklahoma City’s Friday newspaper, Edmond Monthly, Edmond Sun and the Daily Oklahoman. Bea has contributed her expertise to Oklahoma Woman Magazine, Edmond Life, Quail Living, Deer Creek Life and Moore Life and has appeared on KFOR and KOCO and OETA and KSBI morning shows. Bea previously co-published “Here Comes the Bride” wedding guide magazine. Interviews with Bea have appeared in The Oklahoma Gazette, OKCBusiness News, Daily Oklahoman and Journal Record. She has been nominated for Woman of the Year in 2001 by the Oklahoma City Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners and for 2009 Small Business of the Year by the Edmond Chamber of Commerce. Voted 1 of 3 “Best of the Best” Event Planners in Oklahoma City by Oklahoma Magazine. However, Bea’s proudest achievement is being awarded the 2009 Gala Award by Special Events Magazine the most prestigious award presented in the event industry defining and recognizing innovative and outstanding work in the special event industry from all over the world.
From concept to execution, About Last Night works with your vision and makes it more impactful than you could have imagined.
For over 19 years, About Last Night has worked to design, plan, coordinate and produce events that transform the ordinary to the truly unforgettable for clients and their guests.
As your full service Event Planner, About Last Night is committed to stunning design and the ultimate attention to detail to ensure an event that truly reflects who you are.
We create events from simple elegance to the simply outrageous, and from the traditional to the unexpected. No matter the size or type of event, About Last night will create a successful event from greetings to goodbyes that your guests will still be talking about tomorrow.
Industry Nominations & Awards
TV and Magazine Features
Years in Business
Special Events Magazine 2009 Gala Award Recipient
I wanted to send you a special thank you for all your ideas and help in organizing our employee event on Friday. I have heard nothing but good remarks! You and your crew always do a great job. So glad we get to work together. Thanks again. Martha T. (Corporate Team Building Event)
We still believe we have you to thank for the memories of a perfect wedding day that we think back to often! We can’t imagine that day without you! Thanks for all the behind the scenes work you did that week. We are forever grateful! Azure K. (Wedding)
Your work was great and we really appreciate the creativity and energy you brought to the event. Ginny C. (Fundraiser)
I cannot thank you enough for all you have done! I knew you didn’t take on many weddings and that I was so lucky to get you! You made the whole process so easy and stress free. Everyone can’t stop talking about the beautiful job you did. I’ll miss getting to see you all of the time. Thank you for making my wedding day the best day of my life. Robin M. (Wedding)
Thank you so much for everything. You did such an amazing job. Everything was beautiful and you took excellent care of us. Your staff was so helpful and on top of everything asked of them. Leteria B. (Corporate Anniversary Celebration)
Thank you for making this the most perfect day for my daughter. With both of us being out of town you certainly made it easy Your kindness and special touches were so much appreciated. They say it was the most beautiful they ever attended. Barbara C. (Wedding)
Thanks again for another beautiful, well planned event! Everyone raved about the décor and the menu. Thanks so much for making my life easier. Kathy S. (Corporate Holiday Party)
OMG – what can I say – there are no words to express our appreciation for all you did for us. Bea, you are incredible – it’s no wonder all the big boys want you to plan their events. Our wedding was perfect! You captured our spirit and love and presented it in the coolest way! Janet and Lyle C. (Wedding)
Thank you so much for the amazing Birthday Party. I knew with you in charge it would be beautiful. Your talent is beyond words. Thank you! Kim M. (Themed Birthday Party)
Thank you so much for everything. The wedding was absolutely a fairy tale. You helped us keep our sanity and your coordination efforts were so valuable. We just loved our wedding and there is not a thing I would have changed. Laura & Jon (Wedding)
We appreciate all your hard work and know that you really did go the extra mile for us. I’m so thankful I called About Last Night. It’s the best decision I ever made. Thank you. Cindi F. (Wedding)
Everyone we have talked to said it was the most fun wedding they have ever been to. Thanks again for everything. Tyler & Darin K. (Wedding)
The decorations for Racket Rally were so fun and festive and the Saturday night dinner was positively elegant! You have such a talent. The centerpieces were absolutely gorgeous! Leslie G. (Country Club Member Social)
Thank you so much for making my Summit Luncheon so beautiful and successful! I truly appreciate all the special touches you brought to the event and your help in organizing such an undertaking. Terrisa S. (Corporate Event)
After seeing the wedding video and the little details taken care of, it reminds me how amazing you are at what you do! Thank you – Thank you – Thank you. Cara S. (Wedding)
Thank you so much for helping us create a first class Open House! What a smashing success! ..people are still thanking us and complimenting us for our hospitality. You are awesome and there was not one hiccup along the way. Michael M. (Corporate Open House)
A heartfelt thanks for making my birthday so special. It was incredible and so beautiful. I have heard so many nice things from all attending and that is your special touch that made it so beautiful. Thank you again and again. Barbara C. (Milestone Birthday Celebration)
We cannot tell you enough how much we appreciate all that you did for the Open House. It showed off the office wonderfully and was a huge success. The favors are terrific and will continue to be a great advertising tool. Dr. Rob R. (Doctor’s Office Open House)
Thank you so much for all you do making our events fun and enjoyable. Everyone enjoyed last night – they talked about it all day today. We enjoy working with you. Thanks again. Debbie G. (Corporate Picnic)
We could not have done it without you! Thank you for making our wedding day so special and even more so for making it relaxed and fun! We appreciate all that you did on such short notice. Everything was perfect! Laura and Jon (Wedding)
I just wanted to say that I truly appreciate the event last night. Loved the artist, the venue, the whole theme was clever and inspiring. Rich T. (Corporate Award Dinner)
I have had so many people tell me how beautiful and perfect everything was from the food to the flowers to the tent. There is no way I alone could have pulled this off. Your team are such wonderful people to work with. It was the talk of the town! Many, many thanks. Linda C. (Destination Wedding)
Producing events that will have them talking.
Ability to create events from elegant to casual.
Spectacular Weddings that you will cherish forever.
We manage all the details.
Create an exciting conference.
No more stuffy meetings.
Have questions of how to set a realistic budget for your event? We can help you set the budget, but more importantly, stay within the budget.
From start to finish, we manage all the details. From décor and entertainment, to audio visual equipment and specialty lighting, every aspect of the event design is taken care of for you.
We keep you on track and on target throughout the planning process by managing tasks for you on schedule.
We have the expertise, creativity, knowledge and quality vendor resources to represent YOU in a region that you are not familiar with to produce your corporate event, conference, family reunion or wedding.
Our portfolio includes over 150 weddings including celebrity and high profile weddings that have been featured in People Magazine, Southern Living Magazine and Brides of Oklahoma Magazine. Working with About Last Night, you are only limited by your own creativity. We have made dreams into reality for brides and grooms that include Surprise! Weddings, Military Weddings, Ethnic Weddings, Destination Weddings, Theme Weddings, Ranch Chic, Vintage and of course, Traditional Weddings.
Whether you have 80 or 800 on your guest list, we can assure you that your wedding will be beautifully planned and executed from the first consultation to your goodbyes at your reception.
Planning Your Wedding
About Last Night has no wedding packages or pre planned one size fits all options. We passionately feel that each bride deserves her own personal customized concept. Let About Last Night produce a stress-free, perfectly executed wedding day just for you. We are your partner in producing a day you will never forget. Our services include:
- Complementary Initial Consultation
– Complete Wedding Planning
– Consulting and Coordination
– On-Site Supervision of Set Up at Reception
– Directing the Wedding Party at the Rehearsal and Wedding
– Attendance at Reception
– Rehearsal Dinners
– Engagement Proposals
– “Weekend of” and “Day of”
Coordinating and recommendations for:
We have the experience and creativity to produce over 200 different themed events including:
Luaus, Casino Night, Southwest, African Safari, Holiday, Mexican, Western, Circus, Celestial, Garden, Mardi Gras, Winter Wonderland, Roaring Twenties, Ranch Chic, Great Gatsby, Around the World, Hollywood, The Four Seasons, Dr. Seuss, Super Heroes, Haunted House and Tuscany and much more.
We make any occasion memorable, including:
|• Halloween||• Retirement|
|• Wine Tastings||• Bar/Bat Mitzvahs|
|• Milestone Birthdays||• Celebrations of Life|
|• Children’s Birthdays||• Graduations|
|• Pet’s Birthdays||• Baccalaureates|
|• Anniversaries||• Class Reunions|
|• Showers||• Family Reunions|
|• Tailgate||• Political Rallies/Watch Parties|
|• Themed Progressive Dinners||• Fashion Shows|
|• At Home Dinner Parties||• And Much More!|
Brides of Oklahoma – Featured Designer Tabletop 2013 – Bold and the Beautiful
Brides of Oklahoma – Featured Designer Tabletop 2012 – Wedding White
Brides of Oklahoma – Featured Designer Tabletop 2011 – Out of the Wild