Event Resources to help you plan.

They say that practice makes perfect—and after 2 decades of honing our skills, we know that’s true. But we also understand that planning is critical. We’re firm believers that the more informed you are, the more prepared you’ll be, and the better your event will turn out.

We’ve pulled together some of the best resources and vendors in the business so that you can starting thinking (and planning) more productively. Of course, if you have any questions, just give us a call.

Audio Visual
damico catering recommended Vendors audio visual
AV EVENTS

aveventsmn.com
@aveventsmn

AV for You

avforyou.com
@av.for.you

AVEX

goavex.com
@avex_audio_visual

FREESTYLE productions

freestyleproductions.com
@freestyleproductionsinc

Heroic Productions

heroic-productions.com
@heroicproductions

INSTANT request

instantrequest.com
@instantrequestdj

Showcore

showcore.com
@teamshowcore

Bands
damico catering recommended Vendors band
Belladiva

belladivamusic.com
@belladiva_mpls

Benny Weinbeck Trio or Solo

weinbeck.com

bluewater kings

BluewaterKingsBand.com
@bluewaterkingsband

Brian Kinney Band

BrianKinneyBand.com

THE BRUCE HENRY BAND

BruceAHenry.com

Casablanca Orchestra

cbomusic.com

Classic Big Band and the Nostalgics

classicbigband-nostalgics.com

Davina and the Vagabonds

davinaandthevagabonds.com
@davinavagabonds

georgia bridgewater orchestra

georgiabridgewaterorchestra.com
@georgiabridgewater

High and Mighty

high-mighty.com

loring string quartet

loringquartet.com
@loring_string_quartet

The Mouldy Figs

mouldyfigs.com

northstar

elanartists.com/northstar
@elanartists

THE r factors

therfactor.com
@therfactor

Synergy

synergy-dwmusic.com
@synergydanceband

Soul Tight Committee

soultight.com
@soultightcommittee

DJs
damico catering recommended Vendors djs
Adagio

adagiodj.com
@adagioentertainment

Bellagala

bellagala.com
@bellagala

Bill Hermann Entertainment

billhermann.com
@billhermann

Generation Now Entertainment

generationnowdjs.com
@gennowdjs

Instant Request

instantrequest.com
@instantrequestdj

Level 11 EVENTS

level11events.com
@level11events

Midwest Sound and Lighting

midwestsound.com
@midwestsounddj

rock with u

rockwithu.com/djs
@rockwithu

nora events | dj sticky

noraeventstc.com
@noraevents

three six sound

threesixsound.com

Transmission Music

transmission-music.com
@transmission_music

Event Décor
damico catering recommended Vendors event decor
Apres Party and Tent Rental

apresparty.com
@apreseventandtent

BE THINGS

bethingsrentals.com
@bethingsrentals

event lab

eventlab.net
@eventlabmn

Festivities

festivitiesmn.com
@festivitiesmn

girl friday creative

girlfridaycreative.com
@girlfridaycreative

Linen effects
lineneffects.com

@lineneffects

richfield flowers & events

richfieldflowers.com
@richfieldflowersandevents

Rudy’s Event Rentals

rudyseventrentals.com
@rudyseventrentals

ultimate events

ue-mn.com
@ultimateevents_mn

Event Planning
damico catering recommended Vendors event planning
alexia weddings & events

@alexia_weddings_events

amy zaroff events & design

amyzaroff.com
@amyzaroff

ashley Skeie

ashleyskeie.com
@ashleyskeieevents

blush & whim

blushandwhim.com
@blushandwhim

buck & ROse

buckandrose.com
@buckandrosedesigns

EVENTS by jess

eventsbyjess.com
@eventsbyjess

EVENTS by melody

eventsbymelodymn.com
@eventsbymelodymn

jigsaw unlimited

(non-profit focus)
jigsawunlimited.com

joyful day weddings

joyfuldayweddings.com
@joyfuldayweddings

laine palm designs

lainepalmdesigns.com
@lainepalmplanning

Lasting Impressions

lastingimpressionsweddings.com
@lastingimpressionsweddings

luxe productions

Corporate division of Mother of the Bride
Contact info below

Mother of the Bride WeddingS

mother-of-the-bride.com
@motherofthebrideweddings

Pink peony weddings and events

pinkpeonyeventsmn.com
@pinkeonyevents

Premier Planning Services

premierplanningservices.com
@premierplanningservices

rain impact

(non-profit focus)
rainimpact.com

Rocket Science Events

rocketscience.events/
@rocketscience.events

Style Architects Weddings & Events

style-architectsweddings.com
@stylearchitectsweddings

Event Design
damico catering recommended Vendors event design
amy zaroff events & design

amyzaroff.com
@amyzaroff

Be Events

beeventsdesign.com
@beeventsdesign

Bungalow 6 Design

bungalowsix.com
@toddb6d

laine palm designs

lainepalmdesigns.com
@lainepalmplanning

Lindsay Piram Creative

lindsaypiramcreative.com
@lindsaypiramcreative

maven

mavenstyling.com
@mavenevents

phos lighting

phosevents.com
@phosevents

Rocket Science Events

rocketscience.events/
@rocketscience.events

Misc Event Services
damico catering recommended Vendors event services
Ace High Casino & Carnival

aceentertainment.com
@acehighcasinominnesota

AEGIS LOGISTICS

(formerly epg security)
aegis-lo.com

doggy social

doggysocialwedding.com
@doggysocialwedding

Event Architects

eventarch.com

Ice Occasions

iceoccasionsmn.com
@iceoccationsmidwest

jill elaine designs

jillelainedesigns.com
@jill.elaine

Mason Creative

masoncreative.biz

Metro conneCtions

metroconnections.com

PRINTErette press

princessbridevideo.com
@printerette

Traveling Photo Booth

thetravelingphotobooth.com
@ttpb_msp

Florists
damico catering recommended Vendors florest
ABLOOM

abloomevents.com
@abloom.floral

a day in provence

adayinprovence.com
@adayinprovence

apricot

designapricot.com
@apricot.floral

Arts & Flowers Design Studio

artsandflowersdesignstudio.com
@artsandflowers

ashley fox designs

ashleyfoxdesigns.com
@ashleyfoxdesigns

blommonster

blommonster.com
@blommonster

botany creative works

botanycreativeworks.com
@botanycreativeworks

ergo floral

ergofloral.com
@ergofloral

Fleurissima

fleurissima.net

haute house studio

hautehousestudio.com
@hautehousestudio

Indulge & Bloom

indulgeandbloom.com
@indulgeandbloom

kindred blooms

kindredblooms.com
@kindredblooms

lilia flower boutique

llialiflower.com
@liliaflowerboutique

Martha’s Gardens

marthasfloralstudio.com
@marthasgardens

Richfield Flowers & Events

richfieldflowers.com
@richfieldflowersandevents

Sadie’s Floral

sadiesfloral.com
@sadiesfloral

Hair and Makeup
cristina ziemer beauty

cristinaziemerbeauty.com
@cristinaziemerbeauty

heather trachsel

heathertrachsel.com
@heathertrachsel

pure beauty hair & makeup

purebeautyhairandmakeup.com
@purebeauty.hairmakeup

pRIMED

primpedmn.com
@primpedmn

Photographers
damico catering recommended Vendors photographer
a.m. photography

amlifestylephotography.com
@a.m.photography.minneapolis

coppersmith photography

coppersmithphoto.com
@coppersmithphotography

eliesa johnson photography

eliesajohnson.com
@eliesajohnson

Erin Johnson Photography

erinjohnsonphoto.com
@erinjohnsonphoto

Graddy Photography

graddyphotography.com
@graddyphotography

janelle elise photography

janelleelise.com
@janelle.elise.photo

Jeannine Marie Photography

jeanninemarie.com
@jeanninemphoto

laura rae photography

lauraraephotography.com
@lauraraephotography

Lauren B Photography

laurenbfalk.com
@laurenbphotog

Laurie Schneider Photography

lschneider.com
@lauriephotocafe

La Vie Photography

laviephotography.com
@laviephotography

marit williams Photography

maritwilliams.com
@maritwilliamsphoto

Noah Wolf Photography

noahwolf.com

Olive Juice Studios

olivejuicestudios.com
@olivejuicestudios

rivets & roses

rivetsandroses.com
@rivetsandroses

sewell photography

sewellphotography.com
@sewellphoto

travis anderson photo

travisandersonphoto.com
@travisandersonphoto

trish allison photography

trishallisonphotography.com
@trishburtzel

Vick Photography

vickphotography.com
@andrewvickphotography

Transportation
impark valet

impark.com

uptown valet

uptownvalet.net
@uptownvaletinc

unparallelled parking

unparalleledparking.com
@unparalleled_parking

Videographers
cal brue

calvinbrue.com
@calbrue

curtis kennedy films

curtiskennedyfilms.com
@curtiskennedyfilms

story of us films

storyofusfilms.com
@storyofusfilms

two hearts wedding films

twoheartsfilmandphoto.com
@twoheartsweddingfilms