Lia Bancroft is a Seaside Luxury Wedding Planner serving couples with events in the Northeast. Based out of Boston, Massachusetts, Lia Bancroft Events is a bespoke full-service planning firm that serves couples navigating their dream coastal wedding through an intimate and streamlined process. From yacht clubs to private homes, Cape Cod to Newport, Lia prioritizes family traditions through deep personalization resulting in a wedding day that is classic and elevated.


Celebrated as the best wedding planner and designer in 2024-25 in the US., Lia brings a decade of corporate finance and consulting experience into the budgeting and event planning process. The result: a once in a lifetime event that is thoughtful and curated. Recognized by The New York Times, The Boston Globe, Business Insider, Brides, Carats & Cake and named “Best of Wedding” by The Knot, Lia Bancroft’s turnkey approach to event planning is unmatched.


To date, Lia has served 75+ couples in planning their special day. She prides herself on serving young professionals with budding careers who value family and tradition. She has a niche expertise serving couples who dream of a personalized, seaside wedding and turn to Lia for her support and expertise through the use of her turn-key planning approach.


The coastal experience is in her blood. Lia is deeply rooted in the Northeast and grew up summering on Cape Cod. She continues the tradition with her husband, three boys, and chocolate lab. Her ideal day would include a family beach trip building sandcastles, taking a boat ride and capping the day with a lobster roll, Four Seas ice cream, and a glass of crisp Prosecco.


Wedding International Professionals Association

• Get to know LIA •

Seashell Coastal

My ideal Sunday:

Family trips to the beach and exploring coastal New England

My spirit animal is a:


ⓐ Monkey

ⓑ Lion

◉ Chocolate lab

My drink of choice:


Can't live without:

My family

My favorite meal is:

Lobster Roll & Four Seas Ice Cream

My favorite part of my job:

Clients becoming friends!

Favorite winter hobby:


Lia Bancroft and husband

Currently binging:

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Currently reading:

The Guardian by Nicholas Sparks

“Her composure and can-do attitude were a breath of fresh air along the whole process. Lia was kind, flexible, encouraging, and happy to work through every obstacle. She handled all of the details big and small, many of them we didn't even think about!”


-Kailey & Doug

Seacoast Luxury Full Service Planning Firm

Boston, MA

Best of WEddings

The Knot Best of Weddings winner 2023
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