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Weddings & Events During the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

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(Originally published 3/15/20 and updated as needed since) On Wednesday, March 11, the World Health Organization officially declared coronavirus (COVID-19) a pandemic and heightened the concerns of our team, our clients and their event guests about the impact it could have on upcoming events. As the owner of Amplify, I […]

What’s Your Wedding Day Surprise Policy?

Wedding Surprise Policy

Surprises Can Truly Enhance and Personalize Your Wedding Before we get into what a wedding day surprise policy is, let’s talk about surprises. While each wedding is unique, many tend to be full of meticulously planned details, specifically timed events and rehearsed actions. Whether you’re more of the detail-heavy-type couple […]

An Irish Wedding with a Touch of Game of Thrones

Irish Wedding at the Retreat at Bradley's Pond

Where do we even begin with this awesome couple and their amazing wedding night at the Retreat at Bradley’s Pond? For the requested Game of Thrones-themed wedding party intros, we changed the uplighting instantly from elegant fuchsia to a blood red and introduced each bridesmaid and groomsmen with “(first name) […]

We’ve Done It: Check out These 150+ First Dance Song Ideas by Genre 🤩

First Dance Song Ideas

One of the hardest song choices you’ll make during wedding planning will be choosing your First Dance song. After all, it’s a song that will forever represent the two of you and will always bring back fond memories of your wedding day. If you haven’t already, be sure to read […]

Ready for it? The perfect wedding day timeline.

Wedding Day Timeline

First, An Explanation Okay, it’s true. We always tell our clients that what’s right for one couple may be totally opposite of what is right for another. So why did we make an all-encompassing comment like “the perfect wedding day timeline?” Well first, we wanted you to click this article. […]

DJ + Live Music at The Space at Feather Oaks

Gay Wedding - Grooms' First Dance - Space at Feather Oaks Wedding - Photo Credit - Red Fly Studio

When I first met with Matt and Lance, they described their vision for their wedding day at the Space at Feather Oaks in Tallahassee as “classy, but understated, intimate, fun, and energetic.” We talked about their desire to get the best of both worlds: a live DJ and live musicians. […]

Tiffany + Andrew – Tallahassee Wedding DJ at Mission San Luis

Tiffany + Andrew - Mission San Luis Tallahassee Wedding

Tiffany and Andrew chose the beautiful Mission San Luis and hired us as their Tallahassee wedding DJ to cover their ceremony and reception. We worked with Frankie Collier of Elegance Affairs, who provided excellent day-of coordination. The play list was a lot of fun to make. We played RnB from […]

Epic Wedding Goes Down at the Burch House in Pensacola

Burch House Wedding DJ - Shoes and Camera

 Amber and Brendyn described their wedding style as upbeat, but comfortable; rustic shabby chic, but elegant. It was at the Burch House in Pensacola — we dig the venue. If you watched the video, you’ll know it definitely hit that “best day ever!” status. They love everything from old […]

Veronica + Joe – A Rustic Southern Wedding

Joe and Veronica work in Tallahassee, but wanted a place to escape each evening — a place in the country on lots of land, and it was by a beautiful oak tree on such a property that Joe proposed to Veronica. It was at this same exact site on their […]

New Year’s Eve Wedding at Shiloh Farm in Tallahassee

Andrew and Jill’s Wedding at Shiloh Farm in Tallahassee, FL from Eternal Image Films Adriel Conde on Vimeo. We LOVE Shiloh Farm, and fortunately get a lot of opportunities to DJ weddings and other events at this venue, where as it describes, “town and country meet.” And Jill and Andrew […]

Nora + Pat – Epic Southwood Wedding

Nora + Patrick - Epic Southwood Wedding - Friends Partying with Friends

Nora and Pat met at Stetson and got to know each other when Nora offered to invite Pat into her group for an assignment. They fairly quickly became a thing and the rest is history. I met Nora and Pat about a year ago through some of my favorite former […]

Ingrid + Chris – Winter Wedding at the Governor’s Club in Tallahassee

It was the evening of the Festival of Lights in Downtown Tallahassee and the crowds were flocking to the lights and sounds of Christmas. Ingrid and Chris enjoyed their wedding reception in the heart of the celebrations at the Governor’s Club in Tallahassee, just steps away from all of the […]

Julie + Kevin – Golden Eagle Country Club Wedding in August

Julie + Kevin - Golden Eagle Country Club Wedding in August - FSU Ruby Diamond Backdrop

In the midst of planning her wedding at Golden Eagle Country Club, Julie was also teaching third grade at Kate Sullivan Elementary School. When she was named Leon County Teacher of the Year, none of her friends or family were surprised, but proud nonetheless. It’s easy to see why Julie’s students […]

Emily + Austin – Butterbeer and Cupcakes Wedding at the Southwood House

Emily + Austin - Butterbeer and Cupcakes Wedding at the Southwood House

Let’s be honest: Emily and Austin are basically rock stars. From the moment you stepped onto the beautiful lawn at the Southwood House, it was clear that this wedding would be anything but traditional. Vitamin String Quartet tributes to bands like Blink-182 and the Foo Fighters set the mood for […]

Victoria + Brian – A Nice Day for a Red Wedding at Dorothy B. Oven Park

Victoria and Brian planned their Tallahassee wedding at Dorothy B. Oven Park to be unique and fun. Their guest list wasn’t humongous, but rather a smaller, intimate group of close friends and family. Stress was low, despite the bride’s incredible attention to detail. She knew understood how to plan the […]