It's a great idea to hire some form of entertainment for your wedding guests and there are so many different approaches to inspire you.
To give you just a few East Midlands wedding entertainment ideas to whet your appetite: think about jazz singers, soul bands, fireworks, harpists, magicians, fun casinos, Wedding DJs, caricature artists, singing waiters and even fortune tellers.
Aside from the ceremony itself, music often forms a hugely important aspect of almost any wedding. It really helps create the mood you would like whether romantic, fun and laughter, but above all helps to make your day one to remember for you and your guests for many years to come.
Here’s some great wedding entertainers based in East Midlands from places like Northampton, Milton Keynes, Lincoln, Nottingham, Leicestershire and Derby, whom you might want to get in touch with...
Don't forget to mention Your East Midlands Wedding magazine when contacting wedding entertainers in the East Midlands.
Entertainment Nation is the UK's most trusted wedding entertainment agency. We pride ourselves on helping thousands of couples discover their dream wedding entertainment. We were founded by professional musicians who've dedicated their lives to live entertainment. All that knowledge and experience goes into every booking, so you receive the perfect performance on your big day.
Here at Orchid Event Management, we pride ourselves in being able to source exactly what you need for your event to make it that little bit special. Whether you need that unique space, delicious food, floral decorations, or live entertainment to dance the night away to, OEM has it all.
All types of Social and Corporate events catered for: Birthdays, Anniversaries, Wedding Receptions, Conferences, Company Presentations, School Proms, Charity Events etc.
We treat every event individually. From your initial enquiry, we work closely with you to develop more of an understanding of what you want to achieve.
OEM provide a Fully Insured, Helpful and Competitive Service. We use our wealth of experience and the strength or our supplier relationships to design and resource a solution that adds value within your budget.
British multi-award winning harp and vocal duo, 2 of Harps, has recently relocated from Kent to the Lincolnshire Wolds. Sisters Adel and Karina are both harpists and vocalists who perform together and they've won numerous wedding awards in the past, including one from The Wedding Business Awards for their music. Karina says, "We have a huge passion for music and love sharing our joy with others. It's been incredible to have performed for so many couples on their wedding day in Kent, and we look forward to doing
the same here in Lincolnshire."... read more
Posted: 11 November 2021
The team at Sweetheart Nannies is excited to showcase their new mobile crèche service within the Bell Tent package, which is the perfect way to keep the little ones entertained. Children can enjoy toys, games, books and softplay while being supervised by professional nannies. This allows adult guests to enjoy the day while knowing their kids are in safe hands. The company can also include a home-cinema projector screen for an evening of popcorn and movies as an additional extra. For older children, why not transform the beautiful bell tent into a sleepover section in the evening for a glamping experience?... read more
Posted: 12 August 2021
From the 21st June, limits on wedding sizes lifted and couples across the country will be getting their wedding playlists ready, but what could be more important than the first dance song - especially for the next four weeks when this dance it the only one allowed! Selecting a song which has meaning to the special couple can be tricky. Many couples know that whatever song they choose will go on to forever be known as 'their song', which adds pressure to making the right choice. It's perhaps then no surprise that there are almost 1,000 first-dance dedicated playlists on Spotify to help couples choose, but which songs are the most favoured?New data analysed by five-star hotel, The Grand, York has revealed the most popular songs to play during a first dance in 2021.Analysing over 57,000 songs on Spotify, the current top ten list has been revealed, and the results might just be surprising.Securing both first and third place is the hugely successful Ed Sheeran and taking second, is 2021 X Factor winner, James Arthur.... read more
Posted: 23 June 2021
It's so important to keep guests entertained at weddings and that's why we asked Hannah and Richard French at 9 Hole Event Hire their advice for keeping everyone amused. They said, "If you've ever been to a wedding, you'll know there's a lot of standing around for guests. Couples don't want to be worrying about whether loved ones are having a good time. Our portable nine-hole crazy golf course adds that wow factor and is perfect for keeping friends and family entertained. We supply exciting obstacles including a 4ft tall castle, a windmill with turning sails and a 10ft long Tunnel of love. Rubber headed putters are provided in four different sizes.... read more
Posted: 1 April 2021
OEM Orchid Event Management has taken the opportunity to take stock, update equipment and prepare for 2021 and beyond during the COVID-19 pandemic that caused weddings and celebrations to be cancelled.The company is now offering a 10 per cent discount on its Photobooth & Magic Mirror hire which was first introduced before the pandemic. This includes an eye-catching magic Selfie Mirror with an open booth and touch screen that's fully interactive and the classic enclosed oval booth with vintage-style chalkboard skin. The booths hold six to eight people at a time and come with a great selection of props. The company is also launching an inflatable hot tub hire service which includes full delivery, set up and gazebo – perfect for a hen or stag night.... read more
Posted: 25 March 2021
CherryTop Weddings has developed a new Covid-secure interactive wedding entertainment experience that can be enjoyed by guests attending as well as friends and relatives watching remotely. (It's also ideal for larger celebrations when restrictions lift.) Everyone will receive a 'Love Story' which is a printed booklet personalised by the couple. It contains photographs of the newlyweds and activities chosen by them including a quiz to find out how much their guests know about them, wedding speech bingo, word searches, drawing challenges and much more.... read more
Posted: 18 March 2021
9 Hole Event Hire know how hard 2020 was on couples and has decided to offer one lucky pair the chance to receive 21 per cent off their crazy golf hire. Couples will have to quote 'EMWM21' before the end of April 2021 to enter the draw and a winner will be announced in May. Hannah and Richard French at 9 Hole Event Hire say, "I think we can safely say that 2020 wasn't what any of us expected, but as we start a New Year we're filled with hope and positivity for the future. This is further reinforced by so many lovely stories of couples getting engaged over the festive season.... read more
Posted: 18 February 2021
The beauty of lockdown is having extra time on your hands to plan the big day and spend more time looking in to extra ways to make the event truly bespoke. Lark is an exciting new company which composes tailor-made, personalised songs – perfect for weddings. Lark's team of award-winning writers, musicians and producers, who have worked with the likes of Alicia Keys, Amy Winehouse, Sia and Sam Smith, collaborate with couples to craft a completely bespoke song from scratch. The finished product is a mastered piece of music - truly unique and meaningful to them which will be treasured forever.... read more
Posted: 22 January 2021
Whether you fancy yourselves at Strictly Come Dancing champions, or your both prefer just to shuffle on the spot and hope for the best, that iconic first dance moment is still as popular as ever when it comes to the big day.The team at jewellerybox.co.uk have taken a look at user-created playlists on Spotify to find out which songs are the most popular choices for the first dance. Maybe you'll find your 2021 wedding song in the results....... read more
Posted: 12 August 2020
Bethany Morris Music has spent isolation revamping its website, with clients now able to navigate their way around and get the information they need quickly, with the most popular wedding packages laid out and priced up ready for browsing.... read more
Posted: 11 June 2020