Planning a wedding is fun and exciting but there are so many things to think about. Who will be in the wedding party? Will you have a theme? What kind of cake will you have?
With so many decisions to make, it can get a little overwhelming.
At The Entertainment Group, we love weddings. We might not be able to help you with all the decisions but if there’s one area we can help with, it’s planning your wedding entertainment.
We’ve put together a list of ideas to give you inspiration for your special day but first, you need to consider which parts of your day you need entertainment for:
- Before the ceremony whilst guests are arriving
- After the ceremony during the drinks reception
- On arrival to the reception venue
- During the professional photographs
- During the wedding breakfast between courses
- Between the wedding breakfast and the evening celebrations
- On arrival of the evening guests
- During the evening reception
Once you know when you need your entertainment, you can decide which type of entertainment will work best. Here are some of our most popular ideas for making your day extra special:
1. Champagne Dress
Champagne dresses are the perfect way to treat your guests to a welcome drink. The dress can be matched to your theme or colour and the skirt part holds glasses of champagne or a welcome drink of your choice. The dazzling model can serve drinks to your guests straight from her costume. Ideal for pre-ceremony drinks, on arrival to the reception or when the evening guests arrive.
2. Stilt walkers
Stilt walkers are popular with both adults and children. Costumes can be matched to any theme to tie in perfectly with your day. Stilt walkers can meet and greet guests on arrival at the venue or keep them entertained whilst you’re off getting your photos taken.
3. Magician Magicians
Magician Magicians can wow your guests with amazing tricks throughout the drinks reception, during photos or at their tables during the wedding breakfast. They are fantastic entertainers and will truly add some magic to your day.
4. Candy Carts
Candy carts are a popular choice for any event. They can be colour coordinated to your theme and dressed to your requirements. Choose your own selection of tasty treats from a wide variety of family favourites.
5. Photo Booth
Photo booths are a brilliant way of entertaining your guests. They come with a range of props for you and your guests to dress up in and pose for personalised photos. There’s no limit to how many photos you can take throughout your day or evening and your guests will get to take away a fun memento of your special day.
6. Chocolatea Fountains, Popcorn or Candy Floss
Add a little extra treat to your day with a chocolate fountain, candy floss machine or popcorn. These tasty treats are a firm favourite with both children and adults. They are ideal for keeping guests energised between the ceremony and wedding breakfast or the reception and evening celebrations or throughout the evening.
7. Tree people
Tree people are a fun and unique way of entertaining guests. They are perfect for keeping guests amused whilst your photos are being taken. If you’re looking for something a little bit different then what’s better than talking trees?
8. Fire Artists
Fire artists will dazzle your guests and make your wedding entertainment a talking point for years to come. They are ideal if you want to wow your evening guests as they arrive or for providing evening entertainment before you hit the dancefloor. Whether they juggle it, breathe it or eat it, fire artists are sure to be a hit.
If you really want to set your wedding apart then acrobats will certainly make your event memorable. Perfect for outdoor weddings, acrobats can perform for your guests whilst you get your professional photos and some alone time with your new spouse.
10. DJs and bands
As your special day turns into your special night, you’ll want to keep the celebrations going. After your first dance, get your guests up on the dancefloor with a professional DJ or a live band.
Let The Entertainment Group take care of it
We hope we’ve given you some great ideas for your wedding. If you would like to know more about any of the above, then we’d be more than happy to discuss these options with you in more detail.
We can plan and organise your entertainment and liaise with your wedding planner or venue to ensure everything runs smoothly.
Let us help you make your day extra special. Contact us now to get started with29th December 2017