The prom is one of life’s great adventures; it is one of the biggest events of a teenager’s life. It can be quite a bit of fun for parents too, feeling nostalgic and proud when seeing your son or daughter dressed to the hilt in formalwear.
Times have changed, and modern proms have little resemblance to the ones we had in our high school days. Most proms are held in fancy hotels where teens arrive in limousines. Teens are decked out in beautiful gowns, with perfect hair and manicured from head to toe.
There is a long checklist of things that need to be done in the next few months leading up to prom. Here are some local businesses that can help with the process of getting ready for the big day.
About the Author (Author Profile)
Lori Kommor, Columnist/Event Chair
Lori wears many hats: writing two weekly columns, chairing The
Voice-Tribune’s events and keeping the staff fed with a stash of snacks
Willy Wonka would envy. She’s a fervent high school soccer fan (go
Collegiate!) and has the raspy voice to prove it after game days.