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July 29, 2017 12:32:14 PM EDT
Whether it’s booking a band or booking a caterer, most couples either forget to book their vendors far enough in advance or are simply not aware that they are not contacting the vendors they want to work with until it is nearly too late or actually too late. The majority of couples that contact us long after their date and time has been booked are simply not aware that they are waiting too long to contact vendors’ booking agents. Here is a guide to help you contact a vendor’s booking agent at the right time to make sure you get to work with the vendors you want at your wedding.
July 14, 2017 9:35:53 AM EDT
Ancient Roman wedding ceremonies were finalized by breaking a cake of wheat or barley (mustaceum) over the bride's head as a symbol of good fortune. The newly married couple then ate a few crumbs in a custom known as confarreatio—eating together.
June 16, 2017 8:08:00 AM EDT
Let's talk wedding traditions! Hooray!
The Bouquet Tossing
In the 14th century, the bride was assumed to be extremely lucky, everything they touched became equally fortunate. On that account, wedding guests would literally go after the bride, and tear her dress apart, to obtain a small part of her luck. In order to stop the madness, the wedding tradition of bouquet toss was born!
The bouquet toss is not for everyone's wedding. We have seen some brides toss out the this tradition at their weddings. For the brides who's bouquet toss is in order, here are a few bouquet toss songs.
June 15, 2017 7:09:31 AM EDT
10 Best Wedding Venues in NC to Look for
As you are about to embark on such as special and exciting journey of your life, choosing the right wedding venue is crucial and what could be better than Charlotte Wedding Venues. Considered as one of the premier wedding venues, Charlotte is the best place to create bespoke and exquisite experience for friends and family. Here are details on what makes each of the Charlotte Wedding venues so especial. Charlotte offers multiple venues to choose from to make it easy for you to decide where you would like to exchange your vows and wedding bands. Here are some of our favorites....
March 16, 2017 9:16:13 PM EDT
Typically when St. Patrick’s Day comes to mind, you think of an all day drink-til-you-drop boozefest. And as someone who doesn’t drink, that understandably turns you off. Contrary to popular belief, you are not alone on your quest to maintain sobriety on St. Patrick’s Day. For various reasons, such as being a parent or getting past an addiction, many people are choosing not to drink on one of the most alcohol-driven days of the year. Here are a few ways you can celebrate St. Patrick’s Day without drinking!
December 24, 2016 8:14:00 AM EST
A good wedding MC (Master of Ceremonies) is necessary top make sure moments of the event are fluid and people have a good time in the process. A wedding is a happy event and their job should be to keep it that way.
Their duties might include (but are not limited to): Wedding introductions, speech announcements, dance announcements, cake cutting announcement, garter and bouquet toss announcements, and guest exit announcements. Here are a few things that make up a good one.
December 8, 2016 1:09:54 PM EST
Is your wedding going to be more Run Away Bride or Meet The Fockers? Perhaps it will be one hilarious event after another like the movie Bridesmaids.
November 18, 2015 6:31:36 PM EST
Here are our most requested Mother/Son Dances of 2015.
It's often difficult for a groom and his mother to select with the right song to dance to at a wedding. It may be a challenge because a son/mother relationship often has more meaning than one song can cover. However, here are several songs that have stood the test of time.
Our most requested songs include:
The Company Band is one of the most requested Private Events bands in the Nation. They have played over 700 successful events in the last 6 years.
This blog offers all of the tips and sound advice they've learned over the years. You will find stories of inspiration, motivation, ways to maximize your dollar, and make your event succesful.
Wether you are planning a corporate event, wedding reception, or small birthday party you will find that The Company Band's Blog may save you time in your endeavors!