Everything You Need to Know about Wedding Seasons: Costs, Themes, Benefits, and More

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Skip to content   Everything You Need to Know about Wedding Seasons: Costs, Themes, Benefits, and More Did you know that roughly 80% of weddings take place between May and October? If you’re starting to make your own wedding plans, choosing the right date can save you thousands of dollars. Understanding how to navigate peak days, locations, […]

Choose a Fabulous Wedding Venue to Reflect Your Own Sense of Style

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  Looking for the perfect place for your perfect day? Thinking outside the box can make your wedding all the more special. Consider these ideas from Chicago Wedding Band for adding flair to your big event.   Wherever you tie the knot, you’ll need a Chicago wedding band to pack the dance floor! Chicago Wedding […]

4 Time-Sensitive Tasks You Must Lock Down Before Saying “I Do” In Chicago

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  Congratulations! You’re ready to start planning your Chicago wedding. Given the stressful nature of wedding planning and the variety of vendors in the windy city, you may be unsure where to begin. Fortunately, when it comes to wedding planning, there are some aspects of the big day that absolutely cannot be left out of […]

The Top 10 Easy Wedding planning Tips

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At David Rothstein Music, we love sharing our wedding industry knowledge about Chicago wedding music, entertainment, and how to make the wedding day run smoothly.   So here are ten easy wedding planning tips, including the planning stages and the actual wedding day. Some ideas relate to logistics and others to emotional aspects, and many […]

What Will Guests Remember Most About Your Wedding?

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Your wedding is sure to be special if you have a rustic barn, intimate garden or elegant chapel wedding. What makes a wedding truly memorable? It comes down to atmosphere and elements like decor and fleeting moments that unfold beautifully during the day. The atmosphere is a feeling that floats in the air, invisible but […]

The Ultimate Guide to Planning a Backyard Wedding

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Getting married is a major life event that you’ll never forget. If you’re planning to walk down the aisle with that special someone, a backyard wedding is a great way to say your vows and tie the knot on a budget. Whether your outdoor space is large or small, it’s easy to plan a backyard wedding […]

6 Mistakes To Avoid When Choosing Wedding Vendors

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Planning a wedding requires a lot of decision-making, especially when hiring wedding vendors. Since suppliers play a crucial role in creating your dream wedding, knowing the most common mistakes to avoid when choosing wedding vendors can save you from any wedding horror stories. Pushing through with bookings without meetings, reading contracts, asking for samples, and […]

How to Include Music for Your Micro-Wedding

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  Because of COVID-19, weddings have now changed from 250 guests to 10-50 guests. Along with your gut count, many other aspects have been affected, including music. As you know from attending many of your friends’ weddings in years past, music is one of the most important aspects of any wedding. Just because you’re doing […]

What Will Your Guests Talk About Most On Sunday Morning?

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Is it your delicious coconut shrimp appetizers? The quality of the envelopes on your invitations? Or, how much fun they had at your wedding? If they talk about anything other than how much fun they had, your wedding wasn’t that great after all. While there are many Chicago wedding bands to choose from, it is […]

Why Cheaper is Much More Expensive

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When it comes to planning your wedding, you are faced with having to pay for many services and products that you’ve never bought before. While it might seem initially like hiring the cheapest vendors is the way to go, since you’re saving lots of money, but investing in the best vendors is by far a […]

How to Get a Packed Dance Floor

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Brides and grooms always say that one of the most important things to have for their wedding is to a packed dance floor with all of their guests dancing. Of course, it all begins with hiring a versatile, experienced, high-energy Chicago wedding band like David Rothstein Music. From our band’s extensive library, you will have […]

Chicago Wedding Band vs. Chicago Wedding Music Company

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A Chicago wedding band requires much more than just the ability to play music for dancing. What you need is a complete Chicago wedding music company. Our company will be able to provide you with all of the music you need for your ceremony, cocktails, dinner, and dancing. While there are lots of Chicago wedding […]