Get to Know | Candace Hightower of Mingle Events

Candace Hightower leads the team at Mingle Events, a premier event planning company known for creating unforgettable experiences. With a blend of creativity and meticulous planning, Candace brings dreams to life, turning visions into reality for her clients. Check out her other business ventures, Engaged Asheville and Honeysuckle Hill, along with some of her favorites!

A woman with a joyful expression, wearing a sparkly green dress, standing beside a greenery-decked ladder under the warm glow of a chandelier inside a rustic venue reminiscent of The Scout Guide's lifestyle aesthetic.
Image by Anastasiia Photography

What are 2 things you never leave the house without?

My iPhone and lip gloss….oh and a HUGE cup of water!

What is “your” song?

Rocky Top.

Do you have any bad habits?

I love wine…I mean, I cannot decide if that is a bad habit or a good one?

If you could go on vacation anywhere in the world, where would it be?

A private island.

What is your favorite LOCAL thing to do when you have guests from out of town?

Typical…but Biltmore!