Once the ceremony is over and the reception is underway, the music plays a huge role in setting the tone for the rest of the event. Whether you choose a local DJ or a live band, an MC of sorts should be appointed to direct the flow of events.

Pictured: Mike Sipe Entertainment, Events & Productions

Elite Entertainment 

20283 State Road 7, Suite 400, Boca Raton, 561/483-4888

Why: This entertainment company offers DJs, emcees and bands with state-of-the-art sound equipment.

Website: eliteentertainment.us

Mike Sipe Entertainment, Events & Productions 

4650 Coral Ridge Drive, Coral Springs, 954/782-9118

Why: Their roster of staff entertainers includes live bands, musicians, DJs and MCs for occasions ranging from formal to barefoot.

Website: themikesipe.com

Top Dog Entertainment

561/305-4233

Why: This husband-and-wife team provides DJ and vocal services, including consultation and planning services, with a personal touch.

Website: sfloridadj.com

Also:

JX3 Events: 1007 Grove Park Circle, Boynton Beach, 561/901-9035, jx3events.com

Forte Entertainment, Elegant Occasions Event Professionals: 954/722-2223, orte.eoep.com