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Wedding Trends: Micro Weddings with Macro Impact

Weddings have changed. In light of the events of 2020, we have seen big changes in all types of events, especially weddings. For couples not wanting to put off their big day, they have had to come...

By Sarah Ashenhurst | September 18th, 2020 | Categories: |

Set The Mood With Entertainment

It's without question the pandemic has changed the way we celebrate. With imposed restrictions on events and weddings, it can be hard to imagine the wedding of your dreams, especially with the...

By Sarah Ashenhurst | September 18th, 2020 | Categories: wedding |

The VIP Collective Sits Down With bb Blanc to Talk AV and Weddings


When it comes to wedding planning, it's important to be realistic and understand every element that goes into design your dream wedding.  Recently, we were invited to Corinne MacDonald's ...

By Sarah Ashenhurst | February 14th, 2020 | Categories: wedding |

8 Secrets to Having a Fun Wedding Reception

Psst... we want to let you in on a little secret - The funnest wedding receptions are when the couple of honour is having the most fun. It's simple, but it's true ;)

By Sarah Ashenhurst | January 17th, 2020 | Categories: wedding |

How To Get The Most Out of the Built-In AV in Your Wedding Venue


We know that sometimes the cost of AV can sometimes be a surprise on the ol' wedding budget.  We see it everyday.  That's why it's important for your AV team to enter the conversation early.  So...

By Sarah Ashenhurst | December 19th, 2019 | Categories: wedding |

Warm Up Your Winter Wedding with These Hot Trends

Yes, Winter is technically a chilly season.  But with the cold weather comes cozy nights and probably some of the most romantic settings.  Think fireplaces, warm blankets for two, and snowy...

By Sarah Ashenhurst | November 15th, 2019 | Categories: wedding |

Wedding Budget Tips: Where Does AV Fit In?

Here's the thing, lighting/audio/video are all very common elements of a wedding and quite possibly the least talked about. All your inspo pictures and carefully curated Pinterest boards involve...

By Sarah Ashenhurst | October 18th, 2019 | Categories: Blog , budgeting , wedding |

Fall Wedding Trends That Are Sweeping Pinterest and Our Hearts

Fall is one of the most pinnable and Instagramable seasons bar none.  From Pumpkin everything to sweater weather, Fall is unofficial wedding and engagement season.  It's crafty, cozy, and...

By Sarah Ashenhurst | September 21st, 2019 | Categories: VIB |

Ask a DJ: Your Most Frequently Asked Questions, Answered


For many couples, hiring a DJ for their wedding can be uncharted territory and like your catering or decor, shouldn't be a decision taken lightly.  It's best to be as informed as possible so we...

By Sarah Ashenhurst | August 16th, 2019 | Categories: |

Live Band or DJ: Which is best for your big day?

The right music is important for setting the mood and making your day entertaining and memorable. Choosing between a DJ or live musicians is up to your personal preference, but if you’re on the...

By Sarah Ashenhurst | July 19th, 2019 | Categories: |

Wedding Lighting: Do you REALLY need it?

Honestly, that decision is completely up to you, but it's important to weigh out your options and prioritize your budget for your big day.  What are the makers and the breakers?  Lighting always...

By Sarah Ashenhurst | June 13th, 2019 | Categories: VIB , Blog |

Unique Song Ideas for the Most Important Moments of Your Wedding Reception

It's no doubt that music plays an integral role in your big day, that's why you want your song choices to be unique to you and those who matter to you.  We've created a few playlists to help you...

By Sarah Ashenhurst | May 17th, 2019 | Categories: Blog |

WTH is Rigging? The ins and outs of ceiling decor


By Sarah Ashenhurst | March 20th, 2019 | Categories: Blog |

The Secret to Creating the Ultimate Wedding Entertainment Agenda

Quick Tip:  The best weddings are the ones where the Bride(s) and Groom(s) are having the best time!

This is because your guests are there for you! If you're dancing, they're dancing.  If you're...

By Sarah Ashenhurst | January 24th, 2019 | Categories: Blog |

Why holiday engagements are so popular.

We all see our facebook and instas flooded with engagement announcement over the holidays.  It may seem cliche, but there is a reason why this time of the year is the most popular time to pop the...

By Sarah Ashenhurst | December 26th, 2018 | Categories: Blog |

Why You Should Hire a Professional Wedding DJ

Who Are Professional Wedding DJs?

A wedding DJ is a professional entertainer who can run and manage the music that will be played during your wedding. Although current technology makes it so you...

By Rennie | April 26th, 2017 | Categories: Blog |

Why You Should Rent a Wedding Backdrop for Your Wedding Venue in Toronto

Each element of a wedding contributes to making the entire theme come together. Wedding backdrop rentals are a great way to complement your classic and traditional or sleek and contemporary...

By Rennie | March 31st, 2017 | Categories: Blog |

9 Wedding Reception Entertainment Ideas







The ceremony is over. You've said your vows. You've exchanged the rings. You've had the big kiss. Now it's time for the reception—the first opportunity for a couple to celebrate their...

By Rennie | January 11th, 2017 | Categories: Blog |

How to Choose Your Wedding Musician

The musician you and your fiancé(e) choose for your wedding will have the essential tasks of entertaining your guests, telling the story of your love, and otherwise sculpting the mood and...

By Rennie | December 20th, 2016 | Categories: Blog |

Using an LED Wall for Wedding Receptions

One of the popular pieces of audiovisual tech that has been seeing a lot of action lately is the use of LED walls for wedding receptions, the ultimate way to showcase your head table or wedding...

By Rennie | October 17th, 2016 | Categories: Blog |

The Best Reasons to Use an LED Video Wall for a Wedding Reception

You are a wedding planner tasked with putting together your clients’ ideal wedding reception. You have catering, decorations, music, and more all lined up and ready to go; however, you might wonder...

By Rennie | September 23rd, 2016 | Categories: Blog |

Photo Booths for Toronto Weddings

Formerly confined to malls and arcades, the photo booth has been making a big comeback as a fun addition to weddings. By getting an affordable photo booth rental for your wedding, you will be...

By Rennie | July 15th, 2016 | Categories: Blog |

How Wedding Planners and Live Event Companies Work Together

Weddings of all sizes are big events. Part of what makes a wedding memorable—besides the loving union of a couple—is the reception or after party. For a wedding planner, arranging entertainment...

By Rennie | March 28th, 2016 | Categories: Blog |

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