RECEPTION PLANNING RESOURCES

Too much planning, you say?!?  We’re here to make your life easy…

Indy Reception Venues
  • Crowne Plaza Union Station
  • Conrad Hotel
  • D’Amore
  • The Alexander Hotel
  • Fountain Square Theatre
  • Scottish Rite Cathedral
  • Indiana Landmarks Center
  • JW Marriott
  • Indiana State Museum
  • Eiteljorg Museum
  • The Rathskeller
  • The Columbia Club
  • Market Tower
  • Indiana Roof Ballroom
  • Indianapolis Zoo & Gardens
  • Mavris Arts & Events Center
  • Lucas Oil Stadium
  • Old National Center Murat
  • Canal 337
  • Indiana Historical Society
  • Skyline Club
  • Mustard Seed Gardens
  • Ritz Charles
  • Oak Hill Mansion
  • Hawthorns Golf & Country Club
  • Plum Creek Golf Club
  • The Bridgewater Club
  • Renaissance Hotel Carmel
  • Forum Conference Center
  • Montage at Allison Pointe
  • Jonathan Byrds
  • Valle Vista
  • Primo South
  • The Atrium
  • Bloomington Convention Center
  • Four Winds Resort
  • Eagle Pointe Golf Club
  • Terry’s Banquets
  • The Field’s Clubhouse
  • Chapmans Restaurant
Unique Decor Ideas

Everybody loves Pinterest, right?!?  So here’s our take on some fun, non-traditional wedding reception decor:

  • Real Trees as Centerpieces
  • Pattern Projection Lighting
Reception Music Suggestions
Bad to the Bone George Thorogood
Bad Boys (Cops Theme) Inner Circle
Do Ya Think I’m Sexy Rod Stewart
Dude Looks Like a Lady Aerosmith
Foxy Lady Jimi Hendrix
Gimmie All Your Lovin’ ZZ Top
Girls, Girls, Girls Motley Crue
Hot Legs Rod Stewart
Hungry Eyes Eric Carmen
I’m Too Sexy Right Said Fred
I Want Candy Bow Wow
Jaws Theme Various
Just a Gigolo David Lee Roth
Kiss Prince
Legs ZZ Top
Let’s Get It On Marvin Gaye
Macho Man Village People
Mission Impossible Theme Danny Elfman
Oh Yeah Yello
Pretty Woman Roy Orbison
Sex Bomb Tom Jones
Sharp Dressed Man ZZ Top
Talk Dirty To Me Poison
The Distance Cake
The Stripper David Rose
Thong Song Sisqo
U Can’t Touch This MC Hammer
Whoomp! There It Is Tag Team
Whip It Devo
Wild Thing Tone Loc
You Can Leave Your Hat On Tom Jones
You Sexy Thing Hot Chocolate
All I Wanna Do Sheryl Crow
Express Yourself Madonna
Girls, Girls, Girls Motley Crue
Girls Just Wanna Have Fun Cyndi Lauper
Girls Night Out The Judds
Guys Do It All the Time Mindy McCready
Hit Me With Your Best Shot Pat Benatar
It’s Raining Men Weather Girls
Just a Girl No Doubt
Lady Marmalade Christina Aguilera
Ladies Night Kool & the Gang
Like a Virgin Madonna
Love Is a Battlefield Pat Benatar
Man, I Feel Like a Woman Shania Twain
No Scrubs TLC
One Way or Another Blondie
Pretty Woman Roy Orbison
Respect Aretha Franklin
Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It) Beyonce
This One’s For the Girls Martina McBride
These Boots Are Made For Walkin’ Jessica Simpson
Wishin’ & Hopin’ My Best Friend Sdtk.
All My Life K-Ci & JoJo
As We Break This Bread Mikki Viereck
Better Be Good to Me Tina Turner
Bride Cut the Cake Doug Betschart
Chapel of Love The Dixie Cups
Cut the Cake Average White Band
Eat It Weird Al
Eternal Flame The Bangles
Everything I Do Bryan Adams
From This Moment Shania Twain
Happy Together The Turtles
Have I Told You Lately Van Morrison
Hit Me With Your Best Shot Pat Benatar
How Sweet It Is James Taylor
I Can Love You Like That All 4 One
I Don’t Wanna Miss a Thing Aerosmith
I Got You Babe Sonny & Cher
I Swear John M. Montgomery
Ice Cream Sarah McLachlan
It’s Your Love Tim McGraw & Faith Hill
Kiss Me Sixpence None the Rich
Love and Marriage Frank Sinatra
Love Me Tender Elvis
Pour Some Sugar On Me Def Leppard
Recipe for Love Harry Connick Jr.
Signed, Sealed, Delivered Stevie Wonder
Stand By Me Ben E. King
Sugar Sugar The Archies
Sweet Dreams Eurythmics
Sweet Love Anita Baker
That’s Amore Dean Martin
Tiny Dancer Elton John
Truly Lionel Richie
The Sweetest Thing U2
The Way You Look Tonight Frank Sinatra
Up Where We Belong Joe Cocker
Unforgettable Nat King Cole
What a Wonderful World Louis Armstrong
When I’m 64 The Beatles
You Decorated My Life Kenny Rogers
You Light Up My Life Leann Rimes
Rock TV & Movie Themes 70’s & 80’s R&B / Hip-Hop Jock Jams / Dance
ROCK ENTRANCE
Another One Bites the Dust Queen
A Little Help From My Friends Joe Cocker
Baba O’Reily The Who
Beautiful Day U2
Bittersweet Symphony The Verve
Crazy Little Thing Called Love Queen
Crazy Train Ozzy Osbourne
Eye of the Tiger Survivor
The Final Countdown Europe
Highway to Hell AC/DC
I Believe In a Thing Called Love Darkness
Love Rollercoaster Red Hot Chili Peppers
Pour Some Sugar On Me Def Leppard
Rock and Roll All Nite KISS
Thunderstruck AC/DC
Welcome to the Jungle Guns N Roses
You Make My Dreams Come True Hall & Oates
You Really Got Me Van Halen
TV/MOVIE THEMES ENTRANCE
Austin Powers Theme
Danger Zoe (Top Gun) Kenny Loggins
Fresh Prince Theme Will Smith
Imperial March (Star Wars) John Williams
Indiana Jones Theme John Williams
I’ll Be There For You (Friends Theme) The Rembrandts
James Bond Theme
Love & Marriage (Married With Children Theme) Frank Sinatra
Mission Impossible Theme Danny Elfman
Gonna Fly Now (Rocky Theme) Bill Conti
Where Everybody Knows Your Name (Cheers) Gary Portnoy
70’s/80’s ENTRANCE
1999 Prince
Celebration Kool & the Gang
Everybody Have Fun Tonight Wang Chung
Happy Together The Turtles
Hot, Hot, Hot Buster Poindexter
How Sweet It Is James Taylor
I Feel Good James Brown
I Would Walk 500 Miles The Proclaimers
Joy to the World Three Dog Night
Love Train The O’Jays
Oh Yeah Yello
The Power of Love Huey Lewis & the News
Walking on Sunshine Katrina & the Waves
We Are Family Sister Sledge
R&B / HIP-HOP ENTRANCE
Bring ‘Em Out T.I.
Crazy In Love Beyonce
Dynamite Taio Cruz
Forever Chris Brown
Get This Party Started Pink
I Gotta Feeling Black Eyed Peas
Let’s Get It Started Black Eyed Peas
Let’s Get Married Jagged Edge
Now That We Found Love Heavy D & the Boyz
Party Like a Rockstar Da Shop Boyz
Right Round Flo Rida
Say Hey (I Love You) Michael Franti
The Way You Move Outkast
DANCE / JOCK JAMS ENTRANCE
Sirius (Chicago Bulls Theme) Alan Parsons
Finally Ce Ce Peniston
Get Ready For This 2 Unlimited
Here Comes The Hotstepper Ini Kamozie
Let’s Get Ready to Rumble Jock Jams
One More Time Daft Punk
Rock n Roll Part 2 Gary Glitter
Start The Commotion The Wise Guys
Zombie Nation (Soccer Chant) Kernkraft
A Song for My Daughter Ray Allaire
Because You Loved Me Celine Dion
Butterfly Kisses Bob Carlisle
Daddy’s Little Girl Kippi Brannon
Dance With My Father Luther Vandross
Father & Daughter Paul Simon
Half the Dad (He Didn’t Half to Be) Brad Paisley
I Loved Her First Heartland
I Wish You Love Nat King Cole
In My Daughters Eyes Martina McBride
Isn’t She Lovely Stevie Wonder
Just The Way You Are Billy Joel
Landslide Fleetwood Mac
My Best Friend Tim McGraw
My Girl The Temptations
My Special Angel Bobby Helms
Sunrise, Sunset Fiddler on the Roof
There You’ll Be Faith Hill
Through the Years Kenny Rogers
The Way You Look Tonight Frank Sinatra
Unforgettable Nat King Cole
When You Say Nothing At All Allison Krauss
You Are So Beautiful Joe Cocker
You’re the Inspiration Chicago
A Song for Mama Boyz II Men
A Song for My Son Mikki Viereck
Because You Loved Me Celine Dion
God Only Knows The Beach Boys
Have I Told You Lately Rod Stewart
Hero Mariah Carey
I Am Your Child Barry Manilow
I Hope You Dance Leann Womack
In My Life The Beatles
In Your Eyes David Chamberlin
Just the Way You Are Billy Joel
My Boy T.J. Loughran
My Wish Rascal Flatts
Perfect Fan Backstreet Boys
Simple Man Lynyrd Skynyrd
Stand By Me Ben E. King
Times of Your Life Paul Anka
The Dance Garth Brooks
The Man You’ve Become Wedding Music Central
Unforgettable Nat King Cole
What a Wonderful World Louis Armstrong
Wind Beneath My Wings Bette Middler
You Decorated My Life Kenny Rogers
You Raise Me Up Josh Groban
You’ve Got a Friend James Taylor