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 […]

Choosing a Bridal Bouquet

The bouquet a bride carries may seem trivial, but more goes into choosing the flowers that are just right than what the witnesses see coming down the aisle on the big day. This post is all about the FAQs with choosing a bouquet and a compilation of answers from wedding planning and florist experts’ blogs.

The Blank Paper Conundrum (Choosing and Event Theme)

Choosing a theme for an event appears daunting at first glance. A blank piece of paper sits on the table, staring, laughing, doing its best to make an event planner’s brain blank as well. However, there are a few things that may be kept in mind to avoid this blank paper conundrum.

How to Personalize Your Wedding Party Intros

A Big Entrance Wedding party entrances and introductions are a fun way that you can start off your reception with a bang! And they are so easy to make unique and memorable. Giving your guests a little background on your wedding party can help everyone in the crowd feel as if they know each other […]

The Instagram Booth

Say Cheese! Taking pictures and documenting moments are important to so many people in today’s day and age. Even social media is evolving, focusing more than ever on the picture aspects of the sites and apps. Instagram is one of these sites that is becoming especially popular because of the abilities to edit, crop, and […]

A One-of-a-Kind Father Daughter Dance

Having those special, unique moments on your wedding day is as important to us as it is to you. We love to be a part of creating memories that will last you and all of your guests a lifetime. DJ Jer Events and Lighting Design recently helped a bride and her father light up the […]

Wedding Trends of 2015

It’s finally and officially summer and everyone knows what that means… wedding season! Check out 7 big wedding trends that we have begun seeing in 2015 and think will stick around for the year. Don’t be afraid to incorporate some of these in your own wedding, no matter what your budget! 1. Colors Soft colors […]

Ready, Set, Relaunch!

Party day at Uptown Events is finally here and we are all set up in our new space! Everyone has been working hard to prepare the building for its showcasing and the work has indefinitely paid off. With some fabulous decorating and the coming together of 12 independent businesses, a creative and incredibly unique space […]

DJ Jer Joins Uptown Events

We are excited to announce that this past April of 2015, DJ Jer Events and Lighting joined together with Uptown Events in Sioux Falls. Uptown Events is a place thriving with a diverse set of event and wedding professionals, all specializing in their own area of expertise while working under the same roof. Meet the […]