About Us

Creating Memorable Events

Coastal Events and Holiday Happens is a locally owned and operated business. The owners Philip and Heather Kinlaw have been residents of Brunswick County for over 45 years, they are deeply rooted and have emotional connections to the community. They have been planning events for friends and family for close to 20 years and  are a full service event planning, party rental and holiday decorating business. CE&HH was founded to offer Brunswick County and its surrounding areas with more competitive pricing along with great customer service. From birthday, engagement,  anniversary and retirement parties to family reunions, weddings and everything in between, we do it all. Our company specializes in renting equipment that will make your special day more elegant and formal, decorative or simple but we promise it will always be a fun memorable event, we help you build your event from the ground up. Check out the portfolio below to see some memories from our past events.

Versatile Service

Our wide range of vendors ensure you have the exactly the event you want.  

We work closely with local caterers, florist, banquet halls, DJ , photographers, lighting engineers and even a mobile hair dresser/ makeup artist.  Our goal is to Exceed your Expectations one event at a time. We endeavor to make every event as stress and worry free as possible for our clients by taking care of all the details. Contact us to meet with our planner and talk about your many options. We offer a number of packages to meet your exact needs.

A History of Satisfaction

Our clients and local vendors agree that our events are big hits... we strive for 100% customer satisfaction. We believe in customer service and work with you to create the event of your dreams. From meeting with your personally, prompt email updates about how the planning is going to managing the day of the event, we will support you the whole way through.


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Coastal Events and Holiday Happenings

PO BOX 147 - Shallotte, NC 28459

(910) 846-2553