Thank you for your interest in Friendly Entertainment. We are an award winning professional DJ/MC service that is owned and operated by Frank & Simmone Marsden. We will work with you directly from our first conversation, through your last dance. We offer quality service with a personal touch to create the perfect soundtrack for your event. You can trust that we will provide the appropriate mix of music based on your preferences and also handle all of your important announcements. You will enjoy working with us because we make it easy, fun, and totally stress-free. We look forward to making your event an amazing celebration!
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The weekend began for us with Lauren & Taylor's wedding + celebration at the Vandiver Inn located in Havre de Grace, MD. The ceremony took place in the enclosed outdoor pavilion that has been recently renovated and looks amazing. Officiant, Simmone Marsden and the groom entered first and walked to Scotty McCreery's "This Is It". Lauren's daughter, Charlie, and Lauren's Maid of Honor, Samantha walked into the ceremony to "I Choose You" by Sara Bareilles, and then Lauren made her way down the aisle to "I Get To Love You" by Ruelle. After a kiss to make it official, and a recessional to Ed Sheeran's "Thinking Out Loud", the newlyweds and their guests enjoyed cocktails and appetizers inside the Mansion house and on the house's front porch while the outdoor pavilion was transformed into a reception space. DJ Frank Marsden officially introduced Parents of the Bride & Groom into the reception while playing "We Are Family" by [...]
Saturday night at Stone Ridge Hollow in Forest Hill, MD, Stephanie & Jeffrey became Mr. & Mrs. Zalfa. The evening began with a ceremony in the upper barn area of Stone Ridge. After a kiss and a formal presentation, Stephanie & Jeffrey recessed to Blink-182's "Dammit". DJ Frank Marsden invited guests to move down to the barn's downstairs bar area for cocktails. Later on, after the ceremony space was transformed into a reception space, guests moved back upstairs for introductions and the reception. ZZ Top's "Sharp Dressed Man" was played while the Bridal Party and the Newlyweds were brought in. Intros were followed by Stephanie & Jeffrey's first dance to Elvis Presley's "Can't Help Falling In Love". The Groom and his Mother then danced to Tim McGraw's "Humble and Kind" and then the Bride and her Father danced to "My Little Girl" also by Tim McGraw. A buffet dinner service was provided by the nice folks with [...]
Last night's wedding + reception was a wonderful as the couple who got married! Heather & Joe became husband and wife at the Maryland Zoo's Mansion House in Baltimore and then celebrated their love. As the temperatures began to drop, guests made their way inside the Mansion House for the ceremony that was officiated by the Bride's Stepfather. The processional song for the entire Bridal Party was Daniel Jang's version of John Legend's "All of Me". Vows were exchanged and sealed with a kiss, Heather & Joe were formally introduced as Mr. & Mrs. Poole and then they recessed to Toploader's cover of "Dancing In The Moonlight". Guests then mingled along with the Bridal Party and also had the opportunity to meet some of the Zoo's Animal Ambassadors while enjoying cocktails and appetizers. Later on, after everyone made their way to their seats, Parents and the Bridal Party were introduced and made a grand entrance to "Take [...]
So we wrapped up an amazing year of wedding celebrations with a great one! Last night's reception festivities took place at the home of the Baltimore Ravens, M&T Bank Stadium and was Kristy & Brent's choice to celebrate their marriage. Guests arrived around 7 pm and enjoyed cocktails, appetizers, and a view of the football field. The Bridal Party was formally introduced into the reception by DJ Frank Marsden while he played "Seven Nation Army" by the White Stripes and the new Mr. & Mrs. Campbell made their grand entrance to Nelly's "Hot In Here". They followed their intro with a first dance to Sam Smith's acoustic version of "Latch". Kristy and her Father danced next to "The Way You Look Tonight" by Frank Sinatra, Brent and his Mother danced to Rod Stewart's "Forever Young", and then everyone was asked to find their seats for a blessing, welcoming remarks by the Fathers of the Bride and Groom, [...]
What a great party! Staci & Scott's wedding reception last night at the Maryland Zoo's Mansion House was so much fun. Their ceremony featured the Bride's Sister as the Officiant and a processional to "Christmas Canon" by the Trans Siberian Orchestra. After a formal presentation and a kiss, Mr. & Mrs. Johnston recessed to "Best Day Of My Life" by American Authors. Cocktail hour took place on the front enclosed porch of the Mansion House where guests enjoyed a wonderful spread of appetizers and cocktails and had the opportunity to meet two of the Zoo's Animal Ambassadors; a skunk and a penguin. After DJ Frank Marsden invited everyone to their tables for the reception and a low key introduction of the Bride & Groom, Jessica (Staci's Sister & the Officiant) made a toast to the newlyweds and then a served meal from Hunt Valley Catering was enjoyed by all. Staci & Scott took to the dance floor [...]
Bonnylin & Matthew were already Mr. & Mrs. Vanwinkle, they've been married for months. Saturday night at the Maryland Zoo's Mansion House, they renewed their vows and celebrated their marriage with a lively reception. Their ceremony began just after 5 pm with music for the Bridal Party & the Bride's recessional provided by the band Sigur Rós and a recessional to "The Throne Room" from Star Wars. Cocktails and appetizers were served and passed by the staff from Dean and Brown Catering and enjoyed by all. The Zoo's Animal Ambassadors stopped by for a visit during cocktail hour and shortly after, DJ Frank Marsden invited guests to find a seat, gathered the Bridal Party, and formally introduced them into the reception. Parents, Bridesmaids, and Groomsmen were introduced while the "Cantina Band" from Star Wars was played and Dr. & Dr. Van Winkle entered to "Han Solo & The Princess Theme" from Star Wars. Bonnylin & Matt shared a slow [...]