Music + Entertainment

  • music for your wedding

    Having trouble selecting your wedding reception playlist? We reached out to top wedding bands across 11 major cities to find the country's most requested songs!

  • wedding bounce house

    Make your wedding stand out from the rest by adding a few of these ideas your guests will love.

  • wedding entertainment

    What guests will remember most about your wedding isn't how it looked but how it made them feel — the moving ceremony, the final send-off, and all of the fun revelries in between.

  • We've rounded up fun and energetic wedding bands from around the country that will keep you on your feet all night long! Browse these top picks to find one in your area. 

  • Check out all of the crowd-pleasers from numerous genres and decades, and get a head start on your "must play" song selections for the big day!

  • wedding songs

    Nothing sets the tone for a romantic wedding like a good country love song. We've gathered some of our favorite tunes with the most swoon-worthy lyrics — from new chart-toppers to classic smash hits — for every major part of your wedding day. 

  • Need some inspiration to find the perfect song for your first dance as husband and wife? Check out what these couples used!

  • best first dances

    In the age of viral videos, “surprise” first dances are no longer very surprising. But that doesn’t mean your only other option is to stick with a traditional first dance for your wedding.

  • Although your DJ or band is responsible for entertaining your guests, there are some things that brides and grooms can also do to ensure that the soundtrack for their big day hits all the right notes. Here, wedding pros share the most easily avoidable wedding music blunders.

  • Welcome to our latest installment of "Ask the Experts," where our contributor team of wedding planners solves readers' most pressing wedding-planning dilemmas