Wedding Monograms

Having a customized monogram made for your wedding can be a special addition to your decor. It is great for branding an event while also showing off some style. Monograms can turn anything simple and boring into something original and personalized. At DJ Jer Events and Lighting Design, we take the time to make sure […]

What We Do–Lighting Textures

On our results page, we have a tab entitled “Lighting Textures”. But…what does that mean? A lighting texture is a breakup of light thrown onto a surface in a pattern. In other words, it makes the light used to illuminate an event throw in certain shapes. These shapes can be abstract or custom monograms for […]

What We Do–Uplighting

DJ Jer walks into a venue for a client. After the event occurs, the room looks the same as before. But what happens in between? Transforming the location over a few hours produces a beautiful compliment to the event it accompanies. A large contributing part of the amazing atmosphere created is the uplighting. Uplighting “creates […]

A Stress-Free Wedding

          Wedding planning is full of big decisions and can often get stressful with so much to complete.  Having someone help you, like a wedding planner or a great DJ can be a lifesaver. Our DJs go above and beyond to make sure your wedding day is stress-free. We pride ourselves […]

Great Wedding Theme Ideas

Having a themed wedding is becoming a popular trend and it can help to make every aspect of the day fit together perfectly. Your wedding theme can be extravagant like the Alice in Wonderland themed pictured above or it can be subtle… but having a theme is a great idea no matter your taste or […]

The Money Dance: Is It Right For Your Wedding?

Pinterest The money, or “dollar”, dance is one of those wedding traditions that can be a bit controversial. For those of you that do not know what a money dance is, it is usually done towards the end of the reception when the bride and groom dance with their guests in exchange for a dollar. […]

How To Pick Your Wedding DJ

Pinterest Picking a DJ for your wedding is a bigger commitment than you may originally think. Hiring someone with experience and passion is important, but there are many other aspects that will take your wedding to the next level. At DJ Jer Events and Lighting Design, we pride ourselves in the work we do for […]

The Last Dance

Pinterest A couple’s last dance may not be the most anticipated dance when it comes to all of the special dances happening at a wedding reception, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t important or that it wont be memorable. We want to help make every moment of your reception memorable by sharing one of the […]

How To Spice Up The Bouquet Toss

Pinterest The bouquet toss is an old wedding tradition that is usually paired with the garter toss. After the newlyweds’ cake cutting, the groom first removes the garter from the bride and tosses it to the unmarried men, which is followed by the bride tossing the bouquet to all the unmarried women. The lucky two […]

Music Trending Today

Pinterest The list of songs that a couple can choose to play at their wedding is constantly growing and sometimes it can be hard to choose or create a playlist big enough! Many people’s playlists include their personal favorites, popular oldies, and the greatest hits of today. In 2015, a few older songs are being […]

Flash Mob Surprises Bride & Groom

Pinterest This past weekend, we were able to be a part of a very fun wedding reception. Not only was it an amazing reception, there was a big surprise waiting for the Bride and Groom. Two months before the day of the wedding, the Matron of Honor contacted us with an idea. She and the […]

DJ Jer in the Wedding Planner Magazine

Did you know that last May, DJ Jer Events and Lighting Design was featured in the Wedding Planner Magazine? We were honored to be picked as one of three businesses to share pictures, details, and behind the scenes work from a beautiful tent wedding that we were a part of creating. The September tent wedding […]

Mother-Son Dance Song Ideas

Pinterest Having a mother-son dance for the groom and the mother of the groom is becoming a growing tradition for weddings. It emphasizes the fact that the wedding is about the bride and the groom, and each of their families coming together. This dance is complimentary to the father daughter dance and is similar in […]

Let’s Talk Cake

Just thinking about wedding cake gets my mouth watering. Not only are they amazing tasting, but they are amazing looking, too! Your wedding cake look can be inspired by just about anything. Whether its a theme, color, flower, shape, or design, bakers seem to be able to do just about anything these days. Here at […]