A recent survey was carried out by a number of past Brides, the results are interesting and need to be taken seriously.
72 % of Brides said they would have spent more time choosing their wedding entertainment, Almost 100% said they would have spent more of their budget on entertainment,
During wedding planning, Brides said that their highest priority is their wedding attire, followed by the reception venue and the catering. Reception entertainment is among the least of their priorities.
Within one week of the reception, 78% said they would have made entertainment their highest priority,
65% of couples who chose a Band to entertain at their wedding said, if they had to do it again, they would hire a Disc Jockey,
Entertainment is 5% of the wedding budget, but 38% of the guests will remember the entertainment more than anything else.
When guests were asked what they remembered most about a wedding after the Bride’s gown and the wedding ceremony, 81% said entertainment!
By Steve Mitchell, Wedding DJ & Host. Keep up to date with Steve on his face book page: www.facebook.com/SteveMitchell.WeddingDJ
Steve Mitchell, full time professional, wedding DJ & Host, Dad and Husband.