Good Times at the Reception

Coco Dietz

It is becoming increasingly more popular for couples to choose more entertainment for their guests during the reception portion of the wedding festivities. Although everyone wants their guests to have a great time and to create lasting memories with their friends and family, after the typical DJ’s and traditional first dances and other traditions you might need a couple other options to see what fits best for you and your fiances best wedding day! Here are some great options to make a unique and memorable time for you and your guests!


When thinking about entertainment options for your reception, maybe consider a venue that can double as an entertainment option for your guests to enjoy! Not only will having your wedding at a Museum offer a beautiful place to be married but it can also offer built in activity for your guests to enjoy in between waiting for pictures or eating. Here are some great options to consider! Does your love make you sore? Consider having your wedding at the Silent Wings Museum in Lubbock Texas! Not only will this offer a great theme opportunity, it will also offer unique pictures that you and your guests will love for years to come! Wanting the feeling of live music without the band? Have your wedding at the Buddy Holly Center and make your wedding a tribute to the music industry. 

Games/Photo Booth:

Want to include your guests in the fun and the events on your big day? You can create easy and silly good times with photo booths, Not only can you have cute keepsakes for you and your guest but the entertainment that will come with the photo booth automatically. Who doesn’t love the silliness that ensues while in the photo booth? Here are some local options that cater to all your photo booth wishes, Air Dreams Entertainment and Focus on Fun Photo Booths. Wanting something with the whimsey of a photo booth but not wanting the added expense? Think about playing interactive games with your guests to add a little extra fun to your wedding day. Consider having all of your guests watch you and your soon to be spouse play would they rather or guess who with the newly weds. 

Live Music:

Wanting something a little more classic? Consider live music for your wedding day reception. No matter the theme of your wedding, live music can meld in and help to bolster the feelings you want to accompany your wedding day. If you and your fiance are more alternative, consider a local band or group that you and your fiance would enjoy. Are you and your fiance desiring a fairytale type wedding? String quartet or a couple of instrumentalists can add a classy vibe that might add a whole other layer of sophistication to your day. Feeling jazzy? Consider a trumpetest and saxophonist. Any live music can add another level to your wedding day. When looking into where to find these musicians check in with your local music stores or facebook.