Category Archives: Blog

  • Cocktail Hour Music

    Cocktail Hour Favorites

    Many couples overlook the important of cocktail hour and the vibe it sets for the entire wedding reception. We love cocktail hour and think it’s important to have great music for your guests from the second they step foot in your venue which is why all of our wedding DJ packages include complimentary cocktail music.

    Here’s a list of some of our favorite wedding cocktail hour songs for 2012 via Spotify playlist.

  • Wedding DJ

    The Power!

    It’s been an amazing 2012 wedding season thus far, but few weddings can match the “unique” factor that Lauren & Cody brought to the table on their big day. Here’s the story… It was a beautiful morning as we packed our vehicle and begun to make the drive nice and early to Lily Manor in Mifflintown, PA. […]

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    Rocking the Classics!

    Being located in the heart of Penn State University means that our team is regularly performing at College events and Penn State nightlife spots. We’re always on top of the latest and greatest hits, but there’s something about the classics that warm our musical souls. Being a team of diverse, chameleon-life DJs we didn’t think […]

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    Uplighting: Before & After

    One of the most economical ways to transform your wedding venue and add mood to your event is by “uplighting” or lightscaping your bridal party head table. Here’s a great before & after shot from a Jenna & Brent’s wedding at the Ramada Conference Center in State College, PA.We used red uplights with white icicle […]

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    Our Favorite Blog…

    Every DJ has a favorite DJ, and while the club DJ inside of me has a special place in my heart for DJ A-Trak, Armand Van Helden, Grandmaster Flash & DJ AM (RIP), the mobile and wedding DJ in me has even more respect for Elite Entertainment’s DJ Mike Walter. Mike Walter is not only […]

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    2013?

    Is it possible? Is 2013 REALLY creeping up this quickly? The answer is YES. While the Local Motion DJ team is hard at work performing at weddings across State College, Altoona and all of Central PA our phones and email is keeping busy with 2013  inquiries and awesome couples looking for awesome DJs, emcees, entertainment and lighting […]

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    Homecoming 2011!

    For the second year in a row the team at Local Motion Entertainment was chosen as the official DJs of Penn State Homecoming – and it was tuly an honor and a blast! Last week we performed at close to a dozen events in a five day period. From events in the HUB to Old […]

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    Wedding Recap 7/16

    It’s been a busy few weeks for the team at Local Motion but I just wanted to do a quick blog entry about an amazing wedding I had this past weekend at the Holiday Inn in Williamsport, PA. It was Arts Fest weekend in Happy Valley and I packed up my gear super early and […]

  • Central PA/Penn State Arts Fest

    Arts Fest 2011

    It’s that time of year again – Arts Fest Time! Every July State College, PA plays host to “Arts Fest” or the more formally titled “Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts“. It’s a fun time in State College, first and foremost, for the art. Secondly, because the town comes to life with returning students, alumni […]

  • Penn State Wedding

    Wedding Venues Trust Our Team!

    Penn State Wedding

    Local Motion Entertainment’s team of DJs perform at hundreds of State College, Penn State and Central PA Wedding Venues & Reception Facilities per year! Here is just a small sample of locations that trust our DJ services. Even thought the title of this blog refers to wedding venues, we regularly perform everything from birthday parties to company holiday/Christmas parties to bar & bat mitzvahs and greek functions (fraternity & sorority) at these amazing local venues!

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    New 5.0 Wedding Wire Review

    The State College & Central PA based wedding DJ entertainment specialists from Local Motion Entertainment are proud to announce a new 5.0 Wedding Wire Review. Brides are raving about the modern and professional group of DJs & entertainers from Local Motion.  The latest Local Motion Wedding Wire review provided by past clients was a perfect 5.0 out of […]