Western Mass Wedding Reception v. Fairfield County Connecticut Wedding Reception
Being in the wedding industry for over 25 years, we have seen our share of weddings and wedding trends. There are definitely regional differences in wedding receptions between these two fairly close areas of Western Mass and Fairfield County, CT wedding receptions.
For example, In Fairfield County – they tend to cut the wedding cake around 9pm (well into dancing) and many clients even dance between courses during the meal service. Western Mass weddings can be more subdued. No dancing between meal courses, but we do tend to cut the wedding cake prior to the end of meal service.
Everything tends to be a bit bigger at Fairfield County wedding receptions – the floral centerpieces can be more extravagant. The wedding photography budgets can be twice the size as at your Fairfield County wedding compared to the Western Mass wedding reception counterpart.
Sometimes it seeks Western Mass wedding receptions are 3-5 years behind their Fairfield County wedding southern neighbors. All the wedding shows on TV (My Fair Wedding, Four Weddings and Platinum Weddings) show most of their wedding receptions tables as rectangular with these amazingly opulent table décor. At your Western Mass wedding – you tend to not have a choice – it’s round tables for everyone. The décor at most Fairfield County weddings can be paramount to everything. Everything must look like it came right out of a Wedding Magazine for these Fairfield County Brides. Sure, their budgets tend to a bit higher than your average Western Mass Wedding client. Wedding color schemes, signature drinks and trendy design elements are all in play in Fairfield County.
Looking to have an amazing wedding reception in Western Mass? Just gleam some ideas from your knotty neighbors in Southern, CT.
At Rob Alberti’s Event Services, DJ & Lighting, we can provide your Western Mass or Fairfield County weddings with a disc jockey and master of ceremonies, live acoustic guitar player for your outdoor wedding ceremony or cocktail hour and we can even warm up the space inside your wedding reception hall with our LED up-lighting and wash lighting techniques.
We transform space, light & sound by providing DJ, event lighting and a full array of a/v rental services to make your next event look & sound spectacular. Please check out our website & blog at www.robalberti.com. We’d love the opportunity to quote services for the next event you may be working on.
Rob Alberti, disc jockey, event director, lighting designer
Rob Alberti’s Event Services: DJ – Lighting – Photo Booth
1310 Russell Road; Westfield, MA 01085