Live Wedding Painting at Adler Planetarium, Chicago Wedding season is upon us at MDM Entertainment! We get very excited when our clients bring unique personalities and new ideas for us to work with, such as a live wedding painting. This week’s featured couple is no exception. Meet Brian and Antigone! The cosmic couple’s wedding reception […]

It goes without saying that Chicago weather is unpredictable. You can have all four seasons in just one day. So how do you decide where to have your wedding? Here are some things to remember when planning an outdoor wedding in Chicago. Many women dream of saying “I Do” in a gorgeous blooming garden with […]

This year Chicago hosted the 2013 Special Event Show,  the premiere national conference for wedding and special event planners. The week was filled with amazing showcase parties and events and tons of great educational seminars. The opening night celebration entitled Bridgeport Empire took party guests back to the roaring twenties with a prohibition themed party […]

Event Lighting for the Chicago MPI Chapter 2012 Awards Gala When a group of professional meeting planners get together to plan an event you just know it is going to be good. This year’s awards gala for the Chicago chapter of Meeting Planners International was beyond good, it was downright spectacular. It had everything from radio personalities […]

Planning the wedding reception usually takes several months to over a year for some couples. Starting the process can be overwhelming as there are so many options to choose from. Do we have our reception in a banquet hall, a hotel, a historic landmark? Do we hire a catering company or does the venue include everything? The options are almost endless. However, every couple should have a budget and there are many creative ways to stay within your budget and still have the most beautiful wedding day!

The 1960’s were a great time for American traditions like rock n’roll and cocktails. Now timeless, these two traditions lay the foundation for an innovative fundraiser, Dancing in the Street Charity Concert and Auction, benefiting Broadway Cares/ Equity Fights Aids.

  For the vast majority of a wedding, the bride and groom are the focus of the moment. Every guest is constantly staring, taking in the dress, the tuxedo, and never-ending smiles. But the time comes in the evening where the guests are seated and instead of looking at the happy couple, they are positioned […]

Last week MDM Entertainment provided DJ entertainment and lighting for the latest Chicago Wish Upon a Wedding couple, Monica and Deshawn (DJ). For those of you not familar with Wish Upon a Wedding it is a national organization whose goal is to grant wedding days to people facing a terminal illness or serious life altering circumstances. You […]

Last week MDM Entertainment provided wedding lighting at Room 1520, a great new event space in Chicago.  When the client first described the space to us we were excited to work there as it sounded amazing. We were not disappointed. As lighting designers we are ecstatic anytime we are given a blank canvas to work with […]

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