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Wedding reception ideas to make your big day fun and unique

Posted on Mar 24, 2016 in All Articles, Event Articles and Ideas, Weddings and Party Articles

Wedding Ideas to WOW your guests So many wedding ideas – snow ball stands, choreographed dances (plus the highlight of the evening – the photo booth!) and more… bridal couples are looking to make their big day as creative and fun as possible. Weddings are fun by definition, but if your goal is to make your big day a memorable moment for your family and friends, not just for you and your groom, you’ll want to focus your attention on your guests. With that in mind, we asked recent brides and wedding planners from across the country to share some creative ways to send your...

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Six Unique Wedding Trends of 2015 to Ignite Your Big Day (other than a photo booth!)

Posted on Jul 17, 2015 in All Articles, Event Articles and Ideas, Weddings and Party Articles

From York to Lancaster to Harrisburg and across Central Pennsylvania and Northern Maryland, Shining Star Photo Booth sees today’s emerging wedding trends first hand. Along with our photo booth rentals and event entertainment services which are a mainstay for wedding receptions, we always enjoy seeing the creative ways wedding couples ignite their big day with fun. Here are six unique trends that you and your guests will love!   Grand Entrances When the wedding party and the newly married couple enter their reception, expect to see choreographed entrances and more. While entrances were...

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Hashtag Your Wedding 101

Posted on Jan 16, 2015 in All Articles, Event Articles and Ideas, Weddings and Party Articles

Creating a successful hashtag for your wedding   Starting in the 1980s, brides used disposable cameras on reception tables to allow guests to take wedding photos during the festivities. While this idea is still a popular one, the method of capturing moments has changed. Gone are the days of buying cameras and developing film; these days, advances in camera technology in smart phones have made snapping creative and candid photos easier than ever. One such advancement, Instagram, is a photography app that allows iPhone and Android users to share photos using comments and hashtags (What is a...

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Ways to Avoid Wedding Gift Theft at your Reception

Posted on Dec 23, 2014 in All Articles, Weddings and Party Articles

Avoiding Wedding Gift Theft…   It is your big day! Smiles are glowing, music is playing, and the food is divine! The last thing on your mind should have to be theft of wedding gifts, but unfortunately a growing tactic by thieves is to target wedding receptions. Be it as wedding crashers, or impersonated vendor staff, and sometimes even vendor staff themselves, gift theft is on the rise. Even in our quaint and quiet areas of York, Harrisburg and Lancaster, Pennsylvania Recent statistics place 1 in every 10 weddings suffering a theft of some type. What can you you do?  There are a few...

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