Posts Tagged ‘Washington DC Event Space’

Real Wedding Highlights for Alexis and Noah – Four Seasons Hotel, Georgetown

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

This Spring we had the pleasure to provide music services for Alexis and Noah at the Four Season’s Georgetown!   Kate Fine Art Photography did a wonderful job capturing their day.  The stunning florals are by Organic Orginals Floral Design.  Here are the highlights from their stunning wedding, see the full post on Kate Fine Art’s blog.

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Washingtonian Best-of, National Building Museum – July 16th

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

This year the AT&T and Washingtonian Best of Washington Party will be held on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at the National Building Museum.  This is one of the best parties of the year and an one that Chris Laich Music Services looks forward to deejaying every year.  Tickets can be purchased online, so get your tickets today!

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 Last year, more than 2,000 guests, celebrities, restaurateurs, and Leukemia & Lymphoma Society supporters filled the National Building Museum to sample, sip, and socialize. The regularly sold-out event has featured more than 60 of Washingtonian’s 100 Very Best Restaurants and celebrated chefs.  This year, all funds from the silent auction and a portion of ticket proceeds will go to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

The AT&T Best of Washington party will be the highlight of the summer season. It’s a winner for sponsors, foodies, restaurants, guests, and our beneficiary.

Tickets:
$125—General Admission, 7 to 10 PM
$175—Early Admission, 6 to 10 PM

We hope to see you there!

Bizbash Repost – 12 Ideas for Spring Events

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Bizbash is one of our favorite sources for all things event and business related.  Check them out online and follow BizBash on Facebook and Twitter to stay up-to-date on industry trends and networking opportunities.  See their post here for 12 great ideas for outside events this Spring.

 

As the weather warms and events move outdoors, here are some fresh decor, catering, and entertainment ideas to try this spring.<br /><br />

As the weather warms and events move outdoors, here are some fresh decor, catering, and entertainment ideas to try this spring.

Sparkle Lounge 2014 at the Ronald Reagan Building

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Every year our team at Chris Laich Music Services  looks forward to being a part of the Ronald Reagan Building’s annual Sparkle Lounge.  The event is always incredible and is the perfect opportunity to catch up with wedding industry friends and network with event professionals around the DC region.  Despite our crazy winter, the Winter Lodge theme for this year’s event was perfect.

It was wonderful to work with the team of vendors which included Stephen Bobb Photography, Hargrove, Inc., DC Rental, Projection Presentation Technology, Elegance & Simplicity Wedding & Event Designers, Inc., CORT Event Furnishings, and Booth-o-Rama Photobooths!

The Ronald Reagan’s Atrium Ballroom. which is already an amazing space, was impeccably designed this year and of course there was great food, drink and soundtrack!  Here are some of the highlights:

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Pin of the Week – Travel Themed Wedding Invitation

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Happy Wedding Wednesday folks!  Our “Pin of the Week” idea is this super cute travel-themed wedding invitation.  This would be a great save-the-date or invitation for couples planning a destination wedding!

Source: Etsy, Jenna B Designs

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Throwback Thursday, Abigail & Joe with Event Accomplished

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

We loved working with Abigail and Joe for their wedding at the Park Hyatt!  Their timeless and elegant wedding continues to inspire couples.  Thanks again to Vicky with  and  for their beautiful work.  The lovely photos are by .

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Chris Laich Music DJ Set-up, Whitehall Manor

Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Last week, we shared Kristen and Patrick’s beautiful wedding at theHistoric Whitehall Manor, which is one of our favorite indoor/outdoor settings to plan a wedding.  Whitehall Manor is “rich in history and located at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains on a 50 acre estate with spectacular views and a canopy of century old trees all surrounding a 200 year old manor house.”  Our team at Chris Laich Music Services always looks forward to our weddings at Whitehall Manor.

Whitehall Manor is the quintessential destination for weddings in Northern Virginia with the close proximity to DC and located in the Virginia Winery region with a variety of hotels and bed & breakfasts.   It is such an elegant setting for weddings outside and indoors.  In fact, because weather can be unpredictable Whitehall has a versatile indoor backup plan in the event that your wedding can not be outside, and they allow couples to decide the day-of.  We are always prepared to make any last minute changes which is why we always bring our Bose wireless speakers for ample volume and sound anywhere!

Here are some photos from Kristen and Patrick’s wedding, it was a lovely day so we were able to have the ceremony outside and then had their reception inside the ballroom, here are a few pictures we took of our set-up.

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Pin of the Week – Recessional Music

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

Happy Wedding Wednesday folks!  We love deejaying our clients wedding ceremonies!  Here is a great list of 30 modern and upbeat songs for your recessional.

Source: HiFi Weddings

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Southern Wedding Feature, Real Wedding for Kristen and Patrick at Whitehall Manor

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

Sharing one of our favorite 2013 weddings today, which was featured on Southern Weddings by Rachel May Photography.  Kristen and Patrick’s wedding at the beautiful Historic Whitehall Manor in Northern Virginia was such a wonderful celebration.  Filled with lovely peonies and garden flowers, officiated by Kristen’s Uncle and complete with a groom’s cake and food truck!  We had a blast and are so happy to have been a part of Kristen and Patrick’s wedding!

See the full feature on Southern Weddings, here are some of our favorite highlights!

Kristen and Patrick at Historic Whitehall Manor, wedding DJ – Chris Laich Music Services, photography – Rachel May Photography

 

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Kristen and Patrick at Historic Whitehall Manor, wedding DJ – Chris Laich Music Services, photography –Rachel May Photography

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Venue: Historic Whitehall Manor

Caterer: Celebrations Catering at Whitehall Manor

Photography: Rachel May Photography

Music: Chris Laich Music Services

Wedding Planner: Ashlee Virginia Events

Florist: Petals and Hedges

Food Truck: Mamas Donut Bites

Wedding Cake: Edible Incredibles

Groom’s Cake: Resch’s Bakery

 

 

 

 

Chris Laich Music DJ Set-up, Bluemont Vineyard

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

Living in the Washington, DC area, we are so lucky to have nearby vineyards available for weekend day trips and weddings!  One of our favorite vineyards to host a wedding is Bluemont Vineyard in Northern Virginia. Nestled in the heart of the Northern VA Wine Region, the Bluemont Vineyard farm winery is a stunning location. The event space is perfect for large and small affairs; our team at Chris Laich Music Services always looks forward to our weddings at Bluemont Vineyard.

Bluemont Vineyard’s wedding barn venue is one of the largest vineyard wedding and event venues in the area. “The Stable boasts an amazing view of the Loudoun Valley with a temperature controlled reception space and stone like floor. The classic pole barn style, paper lantern accents and aged barn beams provide a rustic backdrop for each client’s decor. The Bridal Suite is a serene space to prepare for a grand entrance to the lawn for spectactual ceremonies while the lantern lined veranda nicely accommodates cocktails with a view.”  If you are looking for a rustic elegant setting, we highly recommend Bluemont Vineyard!

Like with any beautiful setting, the last thing you want are giant speakers and wires to take away from the atmosphere.  Also, due to the barn size, we always bring our Bose wireless speakers for ample volume and sound throughout the evening’s festivities.  We were there recently for a wedding and took a picture to show we set-up the barn!

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