top of page
  • Writer's pictureVivienne May Weddings

Wedding Entertainment Ideas to Wow Your Guests

Planning a wedding is an exciting journey filled with (lots of) choices, from selecting the perfect venue to deciding on the most delicious menu. While these aspects are undoubtedly crucial, don't overlook the importance of wedding entertainment.


Authors Bio: Vivienne May Weddings was founded and created by Kerrie May. With over 8 years of experience in the luxury wedding & event industry, Kerrie has worked at some of the UK’s most iconic venues alongside a selection of renowned industry professionals and worked with a selection of high-net worth couples.

Kerrie is a UK Wedding Planner and has a distinctive reputation amongst her fellow luxury wedding professionals. Her wealth of experience, industry knowledge and unrivalled passion for bringing her clients vision to life is what drives her to plan impeccably designed, style-led and perfectly co-ordinated weddings, with romance at it’s heart.


Unique wedding entertainment can elevate your celebration from ordinary to unforgettable. If you're looking to surprise and delight your guests, read on for some unconventional wedding entertainment ideas that will leave a lasting impression.

Live Art

Consider incorporating live artistic performances into your wedding day. Professional painters, caricature artists, or even a calligrapher can create beautiful artwork during your event. Your guests can watch as the artist brings your wedding (or themselves) to life on canvas, providing a captivating and memorable experience. Plus, you'll and your guests will have a cherished piece of art to hang in your home as a reminder of your special day.

Photo Credit: Pinterest

Interactive Food and Beverage Stations

Elevate your guests culinary experience with interactive food and beverage stations. From build-your-own taco bars to cocktail stations, these setups engage guests and add an element of creativity to your wedding. For dessert lovers, consider hiring a liquid nitrogen ice cream bar or a gourmet s'mores station for a unique and tasty treat!

Game Night

Who says weddings can't be playful? Set up a game night area with giant Jenga, table-top football, or even a casino-style setup with blackjack and roulette tables. It's an excellent way to keep guests entertained during lulls in the evening and encourage mingling among different groups. You can even organize a friendly competition with prizes to add a competitive edge!

Live Performers

Enlist the help of live performers to dazzle your guests. Whether it's a magician, acrobats or fire dancer, live entertainment can add an element of surprise and wonder to your wedding. These acts can perform during cocktail hour, between courses, or as a grand finale to your reception.

Themed Photobooths

Photobooths have become a wedding staple, but why not take them a step further with themed props and backdrops? Create a photo booth experience that compliments your wedding theme or reflects your personality as a couple. Guests can capture hilarious and heartwarming moments while enjoying the interactive elements you've curated (and bonus, they get to take a keepsake home!)

End the night with a bang!

Light up the night sky and your wedding with a breathtaking fireworks display. A well-timed fireworks show can add a touch of magic to your event, creating a visually stunning backdrop for your big day!

Unique wedding entertainment can transform your special day into an unforgettable experience for both you and your guests. By thinking outside the box and incorporating one or more of these unconventional ideas, you'll create cherished memories that will be talked about for years to come. Ultimately, your wedding entertainment should reflect your personality as a couple, so don't be afraid to get creative and have fun planning an entertainment experience that truly resonates with you and your loved ones.

Related Posts

See All


bottom of page