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Heather & Gerrit’s Colorful Wedding at 21c Museum Hotel in Durham, NC

21c Museum Hotel Wedding Durham DJ by Azul Photography | www.azulphotography.com

Heather & Gerrit were married at 21c Museum Hotel in Durham on September 3rd, 2016. 21c is on of the more amazing wedding venues in downtown Durham and we are lucky enough to DJ there quite often.  As you’ll see in the photos below from Azul Photography it is truly unique and stunning. This great couple made everything unique and personal including their very touching ceremony and fun, party atmosphere during the wedding reception. Heather and Gerrit’s reviews of our work is below as well as their timeline.

Here is Heather’s Review:

“We could not be happier with your part, keeping the dance floor jumping and the entire evening running smoothly. It really was the best night of my life! Please let us know if you want testimonials/reviews from us, we would be happy to do so. We wish you the best for both your business and your family!” – Heather

Here is Gerrit’s Review:

“Echoing Heather, you were fucking [*From DJ: I told you it was ‘colorful’!*] amazing. Please let us know if the best way to offer public praise. Rocking ass party. EPIC!!!” – Gerrit

Heather & Gerrit’s Wedding Vendors

21c Museum Hotel – This amazing venue is truly first class in every way.  The event space is so unique and beautiful with something for everyone.  There is a real vault downstairs from when it was a bank, amazing real art exhibitions all over the hallways, a boutique hotel for your guests, Counting House restaurant, bar and, of course, the iconic fuchsia penguins! Oh, and you’ll love the bathrooms…!

Azul Photography – Azul is one of our favorite wedding photographers to work with.  Everyone is so professional and talented! We are always shocked when we see the photos from our events togethers.  Azul is truly the cream of the crop! Check out their work below.

Counting House Restaurant – This is the restaurant within 21c Museum Hotel.  They use local, high-quality ingredients, celebrating North Carolina’s rich heritage of fresh seafood, and featuring a variety of rotisserie cooking and roasting techniques. The restaurant’s menus highlight locally available ingredients with a fresh, light-handed approach to seasonal ingredients and the regional cuisine of North Carolina.

Heather & Gerrit’s

Wedding Timeline

September 3rd, 2016, 21c Museum & Hotel, Durham, NC

5:00 – DJ set up for the ceremony sound check; DJ is playing bossanova until 5:30

  • Microphone needed for the officiant and guitar player

6:00 – DJ is not playing music.  Banjo player strumming in art gallery during cocktail hour

7:15 – Grand Entrance

  • Song is ‘Crazy in Love’ by Beyonce
  • The newlywed couple Mr Gerrit and Doctor Heather…!!

7:20 – First Dance

  • Song is ‘Home’ by Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

7:25 – Dinner Begins

  • Motown style music

8:00 – Toast

  • Best Man Sam, Vanessa, Bride and Groom
  • A birthday cake will be brought out after Vanessa’s toast and we will sing happy birthday

8:30 – Mother/Son Dance

  • Song is ‘In My Life’ by The Beatles

8;35 – Dancing!

9:00 – Ice cream truck arrives

11:00 – Expected end of Heather & Gerrit’s wedding reception

 

21c Museum Hotel Wedding Durham DJ by Azul Photography | www.azulphotography.com

21c Museum Hotel Wedding Durham DJ by Azul Photography | www.azulphotography.com

21c Museum Hotel Wedding Durham DJ by Azul Photography | www.azulphotography.com

21c Museum Hotel Wedding Durham DJ by Azul Photography | www.azulphotography.com

21c Museum Hotel Wedding Durham DJ by Azul Photography | www.azulphotography.com

21c Museum Hotel Wedding Durham DJ by Azul Photography | www.azulphotography.com

21c Museum Hotel Wedding Durham DJ by Azul Photography | www.azulphotography.com

21c Museum Hotel Wedding Durham DJ by Azul Photography | www.azulphotography.com

21c Museum Hotel Wedding Durham DJ by Azul Photography | www.azulphotography.com

21c Museum Hotel Wedding Durham DJ by Azul Photography | www.azulphotography.com

21c Museum Hotel Wedding Durham DJ by Azul Photography | www.azulphotography.com