Posts Tagged ‘Wedding Venue’

Real Wedding Feature, Amanda and David, Hotel Monaco DC

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

We loved working with Amanda and David for their gorgeous Old Hollywood inspired wedding with quintessential DC touches.  They are a great couple with a fun, loving and supportive family and wedding party.  It was a great night!  Their beautiful wedding photographed by Kurstin Roe Photography was recently featured on United With Love, and it was no surprise to our team at Chris Laich Music Services.  With Ashlee Virginia Events and Petals & Hedges, it was a stunning wedding!  See the full vendor list below, here are the highlights!

Amanda and David at Hotel Monaco, Washington, DC, wedding DJ and uplighting  – Chris Laich Music Services – photography  Kurstin Roe Photography


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Amanda and David at Hotel Monaco, Washington, DC, wedding DJ and uplighting  – Chris Laich Music Services – photography  Kurstin Roe Photography

Venue: Hotel Monaco
Officiant: Adam White
Wedding Planner: Ashlee Virginia Events
Photography: Kurstin Roe Photography
Floral Design: Petals & Hedges
Stationery: Miss Merkle Design
Bridal Shoes: Betsey Johnson
Bridesmaids’ Attire: Dessy
Groom Attire: Jos. A. Bank
Hair and Makeup: Claudine Fay
Rentals: Select Event Group
Ceremony Music: Chris Laich Music Services
Cake: Edibles Incredible


Chris Laich Music DJ Set-up, Lansdowne Resort

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Lansdowne Resort in Leesburg, VA is a stunning four diamond resort; it has incredible golf courses, a full service spa, and located near Virginia’s Wine Region.  It is a wonderful location for a wedding in Northern, VA.  Our team at Chris Laich Music Services always looks forward to our weddings at the Lansdowne Resort.

Whether your family and friends are travelling to the area or are local, Landowne Resort is a perfect place to make a weekend event of your wedding.  There are lovely outside settings as well as a stunning ballroom.  Many couples utilize several spaces and we are always equipped with our  inconspicuous wireless Bose speakers to provide optimal sound in every area.

Here are some photos from a recent wedding of our set-up:



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Real Wedding Feature for Nina and Matt on Style Me Pretty – Meadowlark Botanical Gardens Wedding

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Our spring wedding for Nina and Matt at one of our favorite venues, Meadowlark Botanical Gardens, was featured on Style Me Pretty earlier this month!  From Style Me Pretty: “Some weddings just seem to be effortlessly beautiful, where every detail appears to fall into place as if it’s always been there – yet you know it is the result of hours and hours of planning.” We couldn’t agree more!  See the full post on Style Me Pretty  photography by Stephanie Dee, flowers by Bergerons Floral Design, see the he full vendor list is below.

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Photography: Stephanie Dee Photography | Floral Design: Bergerons Floral Design | Wedding Dress: Priscilla Of Boston, “Carter” | Cake: Fluffy Thoughts Bakery | Ceremony Venue: Meadowlark Gardens, Vienna, Virginia | Catering: Great Blue Heron Catering | DJ: Christ Laich Music Services | Getting Ready Hotel: Crowne Plaza At Tysons Corner | Hair And Make-Up: Bridal Artistry

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.


Pop-Art Inspiration by Petals Edge

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Happy 10th Birthday to our friends at Petal’s Edge!  It was such an honor to be a part of your birthday bash at the Lorien Hotel with Sweet Tea Photography,  Event Accomplished and Kendall’s Cakes.  The event was recently featured on United with Love.  It was a super cute party and great to see all of our wedding friends there to support Petal’s Edge!


See the feature on United with Love, here is the recap:


The following Washington DC area wedding vendors helped with this event:

Venue: Lorien Hotel
Photography: Sweet Tea Photography
Florals + Design: Petal’s Edge
Music:  Chris Laich Music Services
Entertainment: Booth-O-Rama
Cupcakes: Kendall’s Cakes
Hair + Makeup: Carola Myers Makeup & Hair Arts
Set-up Help: Event Accomplished



Real Wedding Highlights for Samantha and Matt at The Pavillion at Brambleton Regional Park

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

Earlier this Spring we had the pleasure to work with Samantha and Matt for their wedding at The Pavilion at Brambleton Regional Park.  It was a beautiful day and perfect wedding for the happy couple.  Family and friends travelled near and far to celebrate with Matt and Samantha!  It was a pleasure to work with Katelyn James Photography and Anna Burke Events to coordinate the day.

Here is a recap from their day, to see more head over to the Katelyn James Photography Blog!

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Samantha and Matt at The Pavilion at Brambleton Regional Park, wedding DJ – Chris Laich Music Services, photography – Katelyn James Photography

Samantha and Matt at The Pavilion at Brambleton Regional Park, wedding DJ – Chris Laich Music Services, photography – Katelyn James Photography


Ceremony and Reception | The Pavilion at Brambleton Regional Park
Florists | Diana Campbell at Jerry’s Flowers
Dress | Bella Sera Bridal
Dress Designer | Allure Bridals
Shoes | Kate Spade
Bridesmaids | Weddington Way  Designer: WTOO
Groomsmen | BLACK by Vera Wang
DJ | Chris Laich Music Services
Coordinator | Anna Burke
Hair & Makeup | Jordan K Winn & Co.
Invitations |  Ann’s Bridal Bargains
Favors | Yummies Candy & Nuts
Catering | Famous Dave’s BBQ & Great Blue Heron Catering



Real Wedding Highlights for Jessica and Jordan at Lansdowne Resort

Thursday, May 15th, 2014

Our wedding for Jessica and Jordan at Lansdowne Resort was a stunner!  Photographer Rachel May Clarke did an amazing job capturing the day.  With Ashlee Virginia Events and Petals & Hedges their day was coordinated beautifully and included stunning floral designs.  This wedding also included our wireless uplighting services, the soft pink lights worked well in the space and made an impact on the overall design of the reception setting.  See the full post via Rachel May Clarke Photography, here are the highlights!

Jessica and Jordan at Lansdowne Resort, wedding DJ and lighting – Chris Laich Music Services, photography – Rachel May Clarke Photography








Congratulations Jessica and Jordan!  Thank you for the opportunity to be a part of your wedding celebration.

Jessica and Jordan at Lansdowne Resort, wedding DJ and lighting – Chris Laich Music Services, photography – Rachel May Clarke Photography


Real Wedding Highlights for Michelle and Walter at Whitehall Manor

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

Here are some beautiful photo highlights from Michelle and Walter’s wedding at Whitehall Manor.  It was such a beautiful and sweet wedding to be a part of, and wonderful to work with Documentary Associates.  See the full feature on the Documentary Associates blog!

Michelle and Walter at Whitehall Manor, wedding DJ – Chris Laich Music Services, photography – Documentary Associates







Congrats again Michelle and Walter, we hope you’re having a wonderful 2014!

Michelle and Walter at Whitehall Manor, wedding DJ – Chris Laich Music Services, photography – Documentary Associates

MES Mixer at Irish Whiskey Public House with Chris Laich Music Services – April 29, 2014

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

Chris Laich Music Services is thrilled to be a sponsor (and live music provider) for April’s MES Mixer next Tuesday, April 29th at Irish Whiskey Public House in Washington, DC.  Come enjoy networking with over 300 event professionals!  Registration is still open, but make sure to register as soon as possible as space will be limited!

Tues, April 29th, 2014 / 5:45pm / Irish Whiskey Public House / 1207 19th St NW

Metro Event Specialists has also started a new #MESCares initiative, and we encourage you to bring the following:… For Men – business suits, sports jackets, ties, dress shoes, and gently used smartphones. For Women – jewelry, salon & spa products, makeup, lotion, dress shoes/heels, and gently used smartphones.  These items will be donated to House DC (, supported by the Meant To Live Foundation( They will benefit DC’s inner city high school youth as they become young professionals!

Hope to see you all there!


The PHENOMENAL team of sponsors includes:

Delicious Food and Drinks from Irish Whiskey Public House
Live Entertainment by Chris Laich Music Services
Photography by Photography by Alexander
Videography by InFocus Films
Registration by Event Farm
Strolling Magic by Max Major
Social Media Marketing by Travelling Bean – Specialty Beverage Catering Co.
PR Coverage by The Umbrella Syndicate
Seamless Guest Check-in by Social Tables
Awesome Signage by Graphics 4 Events
Interactive Event App by Avodigy
Event Management by Troyal Events

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: