Wedding Reception Stats & Facts.
The wedding industry generates over £10 billion in the UK a year in wedding and ceremony related expenses (this figure does not include the honeymoon, which is estimated to be between £2 and £6 billion a year).
Here Are Some Interesting Facts about things, after the church!
After The Vows…
72% of all brides say they would have spent more time choosing their reception entertainment.
Almost 100% say they would have spent more of their budget on the entertainment.
Brides say that during wedding planning, their highest priority was their attire, followed by the reception site and caterer – reception entertainment is among the least of their priorities. Within one week after their reception, 78% of Brides say they would have made the entertainment their highest priority!
When asked 81% of guests say the thing they remember most about a wedding is the entertainment.
65% of all couples that chose a band to entertain at their wedding, said, if they had it to do over again, they would have chosen a DJ.
So when you are planning your wedding give a thought to the part of the day that all will remember after all the cake is eaten and the balloons are deflated.
Here is a recent message received form one of our clients that sums up the above nicely.
“Hi Andy its Adam, we just wanted to thank you very much once again for last night you were absolutely brilliant and everyone had a great time, a DJ can make or break a night and you definitely made it! Cheers Adam and Emma!”