Abby (left) and Alex McConnell are set to open Legacy Events in the spring at the former Stitch location in downtown Jefferson. They'll offer event rentals from tents and tables to custom items and decor.  PHOTO SUBMITTED

Legacy Events set to open in downtown Jefferson

Special to the Jefferson Herald

A new business has been announced to join the Jefferson area. Legacy Events is an event rental, supplies, and event management business owned and operated by Abby and Alex McConnell of Jefferson. Legacy Events will be located at the prior Stitch location, 217 E Lincoln Way in Jefferson. Doors plan to open in spring of 2023.

At Legacy Events, customers can rent event items such as tents, tables, chairs, linens, décor, custom items, and more. In addition to the rental of these items, they also will offer the option for set-up, tear-down, and delivery.
The store will hold party and event supplies such as themed plates, cups and napkins, plastic tablecloths, utensils, themed décor, balloons, gift wrapping/bags/boxes, and a variety of other

Legacy Events will also offer an event consulting/management service. From birthday parties to weddings and every event in between, Legacy Events will help create and implement a perfect event. With the options of custom décor, invitations, event logistics, set-up/tear-down, and more, this service is perfect for anyone who wants a spectacular event without the stress.

A website is expected to launch prior to doors opening to allow people to book rental items in advance as graduation and wedding season approach. Once the doors open, store items will
also be available for purchase online and in-store.

For more information about Legacy Events, visit their Facebook and Instagram pages @legacyeventsiowa or reach out to Abby at

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