June 16, 2012 will be a day to remember for Sara and Chad who had their wedding and reception at the beautiful Cuneo Mansion and Gardens in Vernon Hills. MDM Entertainment was honored to be chosen as their wedding DJ and to be a part of their big day. Sara and Chad also trusted MDM […]

This week, your guest blog comes from Jena from An Affair to Remember, a wedding consultant. You said “Yes”…now what?? Below is a snapshot of what to do next! Agree Upon a Budget Sit down with all pertinent family members, discuss who will pay for what then find a number that is realistic for everyone. […]

You’re engaged. You’ve set the date. You’ve picked out locations for the ceremony, the guest lists, and your color palette. Now it’s time to plan the wedding reception! But if you want your wedding reception to break from the norm and be absolutely memorable, where do you start?

  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 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 […]

As a small gesture of our appreciation for everything you do for this country MDM Entertainment would like to offer a military discount for DJ and lighting services for any member of the military getting married in Chicagoland area. Please contact us at 773.253.4986 for further details. Tweet

I firmly believe in creating unique moments at a wedding to make the day even more special for the bride and groom and their families and guests. However, I must admit that I am sometimes reluctant to incorporate things into a wedding that our clients see on YouTube.  We want to create moments that our clients will cherish, not clichéd ones where […]

Many things are made in China, but I’m particularly fond of their lanterns…. Take a look at these pictures and you’ll see why. Last weekend MDM Entertainment had the pleasure of providing special event lighting for a wedding at Venuti’s in Addison.  Alicia’s vision for her wedding reception decor included the whimsical addition of Chinese […]

Several weeks ago MDM Entertainment was invited to perform at the wedding ceremony and reception for Chris and Aqeela. This was a last minute booking because their scheduled DJ had backed out a month before the wedding. This happens more often than many people realize and underscores the need to really be thorough when researching […]

We are all about original wedding ideas around here and last weekend we had the opportunity to do lighting for a truly unique wedding. Charlie and Mary had their reception in an airplane hanger at Palwaukee Field and what an amazing wedding it was.