Music Central Entertainment | Photo: HRM Photography

{Expert Tip} Song ideas worth dancing to

Photo above: HRM Photography (hrmphotography.com) “One of the most memorable parts of your reception for you and your guests is the party and dance. It’s not always about a particular thing or type of music but the combination of flow, variety and volume.” – Rob, Music Central SOMETHING NEW, SOMETHING BORROWED AND SOMETHING A LITTLE […]

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Venue: Best Western Stoneridge Inn | Photo: Have Heart Photography

{Reality Wedding Story} Romance at Stoneridge Inn

BRIDE & GROOM: Kristina Knight & Darrin DePutter WEDDING DATE: May 26th, 2018 LOCATION: Best Western PLUS Stoneridge Inn & Conference Centre  (stoneridgeinn.com), London, ON “We chose this location because of the beauty of the chapel and the convenience of having both the chapel and the reception hall at the same site. Their food is […]

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Photo: HRM Photography | Venue: Windemere Manor

{reality wedding story} Fairytale London wedding

BRIDE & GROOM: Samantha Babbar & Martel Laws WEDDING DATE: August 11th, 2017 CEREMONY LOCATION: St. Peter’s Cathedral Basilica (cathedral.dol.ca) London, ON RECEPTION LOCATION: Windermere Manor (windermeremanor.com) London, ON PHOTOGRAPHY: HRM Photography (♥) (hrmphotography.com), London, ON COLOUR/THEME: Blush pink, ivory, gold and burgundy with a touch of Disney, fairytale princess GUESTS: 100 BUDGET: $30,000 to […]

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Venue: Hessenland Country Inn | Photo: Alison Oliver Photography

Nostalgia and country elegance at Hessenland | Kirstie & Kyle

Kirstie and Kyle wanted a wedding day that was stress free and an event where their guests felt at home and comfortable. Hessenland Country Inn (hessenland.com) provided the perfect backdrop for this feeling. What they ended up with was a country style wedding with a touch of elegance and nostalgia… Bride & Groom: Kirstie Ross […]

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{photo recap} London Wedding Expo Fall 2018 at Best Western Lamplighter Inn

September 9, 2018, Best Western Plus Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre, London, Ontario | What a day! Thank you to all the brides, grooms, entourages, parents and exhibitors who participated in and attended The Ring’s London Wedding Expo. It was such a great kick off to our fall wedding expo season! Here’s some shots of […]

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{photo recap} Stratford Wedding Expo Fall 2018 at Best Western Plus The Arden Park Hotel

October 21st, Best Western PLUS The Arden Park Hotel, Stratford, Ontario | Thank you SO much to all of the brides, grooms, entourages, parents and exhibitors who participated in and attended The Ring’s Fall Stratford Wedding Expo. It was such a great event. We had a great turnout. Running from eleven to three, the Wedding Expo […]

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Design Palette | Best Western Plus Lamplighter Inn

To London brides, Best Western® PLUS Lamplighter Inn (lamplighterinn.ca) is known as one of this community’s most elegant wedding locales. If you want to truly feel like a princess on your wedding day, this is a very good place to start… Venue: Best Western Lamplighter Inn (lamplighterinn.ca) DJ: Music Central (musiccentral.ca) Florist and Event Designer: […]

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Exhibitors at the The Ring’s London Fall Wedding Expo, September 2018 @ Best Western Lamplighter Inn

GET LOCAL & PLAN FABULOUS WITH WEDDING VENDORS FROM WITHIN YOUR COMMUNITY. The Expo’s exhibitors are local, fabulous wedding vendors who are excited to get involved in your wedding. Two ballrooms filled with 50+ vendors who have come together to create a show that will inspire, entertain and educate you on all things weddings. At The […]

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Music Central Photo Booths That Take Wedding Fun to the Next Level

Open air photo booths at Music Central Entertainment (♥) (musiccentral.ca) are taking weddings across London & Southwestern Ontario to a whole new level of fun. Here’s why couples are loving this option… 1. PHOTO BOOTHS ARE WAY MORE FUN THAN TRADITIONAL GUESTBOOKS: All wedding photo booth packages come with a memory book in which copies […]

Expert Tips, Music Central Entertainment, The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine Spring/Summer 2018

Find the Ontario Magazine at Wedding Shops & 59 Chapters stores across Canada

The Wedding Ring Magazine ONTARIO issue has been shipped to wedding retail and business locations and 59 Chapters stores across Canada, with the majority of copies being focused here in Ontario. We love (LOVE!) that everyone’s favourite bookstore/shopping spot/meeting location has also become one of the primary pick-up points for the magazine. ♥ To get your copy, simply […]

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Venue: Hessenland Country Inn | Photo: David+Kara Wedding Imagery

Jenna & Timothy’s rural Ontario wedding was romantic, elegant and had guests dancing into the night

{Reality Wedding Story} Jenna and Tim wanted their wedding to be elegant and romantic, close to home in rural Ontario, and have the option for guests to stay overnight. They kept it simple, relied entirely on their team of expert vendors, and celebrated their day with friends and family, dancing well into the night. With […]

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Photo: HRM Photography

Q&A: Traditional Parent Dances

An Expert Tip with Rob Aitken, Owner & DJ, Music Central Entertainment. This London, Ontario-based Music Central Entertainment (♥) (musiccentral.ca) answers some of the most common questions that couples have about the traditional parent dances. Photo, above: hrmphotography.com DO I HAVE TO HAVE A FATHER/DAUGHTERMOTHER/SON DANCE? Always remember that it’s your wedding and you should do […]

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Venue: Pondvalley Manor | Photo: NovaMarkina Photography

{reality wedding story} Rustic Chic Plus Gold & Glitter Equals Magic at PondValley Manor

Kelsey And Andrew wanted a rustic chic wedding day. Kelsey admits, “I fell in love with the simpleness of the rustic look.” But she also knew they needed something more. “I also wanted to bring my love for gold and glitter into it…” The couple says their theme really spoke their personalities. Kelsey explains, “Andrew […]

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{Expert Tip} Song Ideas Worth Dancing To: Classic Wedding Songs

Expert Tip by: Music Central (musiccentral.ca) | Photo above: Have Heart Photography For a walk down music memory lane, these classic will do the trick. We love how vintage and romantic they are. And according to Rob Aitken of Music Central Entertainment, these are still among his popular requests. Classic Wedding Songs (Perhaps what your […]

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{Expert Tip} Song Ideas Worth Dancing To | Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue

Expert Tip by: Music Central (musiccentral.ca) | Photo above: Have Heart Photography GOOD TO KNOW: London-based Music Central Entertainment (♥) (musiccentral.ca) has a reputation for quality and a track record for putting on incredible events within the community. They have built a strong relationship with some of the best event professionals, biggest clients & best […]

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Venue: Best Wester Lamplighter Inn | Photo: Nova Markina Photography

{Reality Wedding Story} A Fairytale in Rose Gold at Best Western Lamplighter Inn

Meagan & Kyle planned their fairytale wedding in rose gold. “Once in a while, in the middle of ordinary life, love gives us a fairytale,” they explained. The wedding took place in London at Best Western Lamplighter Inn, was shot by the reknowned NovaMarkina Photography and included some of the most gorgeous decor details in […]

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{Expert Tip} Song Ideas Worth Dancing To

Expert Tip by: Music Central (musiccentral.ca) | Photos: Have Heart Photography First Dance Favourites and Mother/Son, Father/Daughter, Parent/Child Dance Songs First Dance Favs Stay With Me by Sam Smith Coming Home by Leon Bridges These Arms Of Mine by Otis Redding A Thousand Years by Christina Perri Die A Happy Man by Thomas Rhett Mean […]

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Planning: Blissful Weddings & Co | Photo: Dudek Photography

{reality wedding story} Classic Summer Country Wedding

Haleigh & Chad had a beautiful summer wedding with lots of vintage and country elements. From the dreamy outdoor ceremony and gorgeous rustic country decor, to fun details such as a vintage Mustang convertible and lucky horse shoes, everything came together exactly as it was meant to…  Bride & Groom:  Haleigh & Chad Wedding Date: July 11, […]

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{expert tip} Epic Milestone Reached by Music Central

Photo above: from Music Central’s Open Air Photo Booth which was set up for the Masquerade Ball at Elsie Perrin Williams Estate. Just for fun, The Ring’s own Co-founder, Anne Warren, is the lovely lady in the middle. Featured in the Spring/Summer 2016 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine A Q&A WITH ROB AITKEN, OWNER […]

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Photo: HRM Photography | Music Central Entertainment 1000 Weddings

After 1000 weddings, wedding clients & vendors had something to say about London DJ, Rob Aitken of Music Central

At Music Central Entertainment‘s Client & Wedding Vendor Appreciation Open House at Windermere Manor earlier this year, Through the Lens Productions unveiled a video masterpiece that was created with the help of local wedding vendors and past clients of Music Central. If you want to know what makes Owner, Rob Aitken, tick, even after 1000 […]

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{expert tip} Making Sure You Choose the Right DJ for Your Wedding

From the Spring/Summer 2015 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine Image above: taken via the Music Central Entertainment Open Air Photo Booth. Music Central offers Open Air Photo booth services as an option that can be added to many of their DJ packages. These photo booths have become one of Music Central’s biggest requests. […]

Music Central Entertainment, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Spring/Summer 2015