Washington DC DJ Set Up | 8 Chains Winery

Mar 15 2017
By: Chris Laich Music Services
Categories: DJ Set Ups, Wedding Music
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Outdoor weddings are always fun, and when the venue in question is a winery, the proceedings take on a holiday atmosphere. The landscape is so different that it’s hard not to feel as if you’re far removed from the Washington, DC area!

We’re lucky to have several great wineries in the area at which couples can wed, one of which is the beautiful 8 Chains North Winery. Located in Waterford, VA, the venue has beautiful banquet rooms (one of which has a handsome patio) and, of course, stunning outdoor spaces which afford sweeping views of the vineyards.

Capacity at 8 Chains ranges from 100-120, and they do allow tenting, which enables couples to take advantage of all the natural beauty. When clients choose this venue for their celebration, we always bring our Bose wireless speakers! Not only do they provide powerful sound which will carry even in a wide, open space such as a vineyard, but they also make a minimal visual imprint. A helpful asset indoors and out!

Browse the shots of our DJ setup at 8 Chains North Winery below:

ceremony012 pictured above: Sara + Corey’s ceremony setup (and our barely there Bose speakers) via Lauren Gay Photography

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Real Wedding for Kristen and Jarrod at The Hay Adams Hotel, Washington, DC

Apr 01 2015
By: Chris Laich Music Services
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Our team at Chris Laich Music Services always looks forward to our weddings at the top of The Hay-Adams Hotel in Washington, DC. It is a gorgeous space and has the best view of the White House in DC. It’s an impressive space with a wonderful event team and delicious food and drink. Last month we were there for Kristen and Jarrod’s wedding and it did not disappoint! It was great working with Roman Grinev Photography, Elegantly Chic Events, Growing Wild FloralKendall’s Cakes and Rev. Laura from Ceremony Officiants.

Kristen and Jarrod at The Hay-Adams Hotel, wedding DJ – Chris Laich Music Services, photography – Roman Grinev

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Introduction – “Viva La Vida” by Coldplay

Bride and Groom First Dance – “Marry Me” by Train

Bride and Father dance – “Song Sung Blue” by Neil Diamond

Groom and Mother dance- “Sunshine one my shoulders” by John Denver

Last song – “What a wonderful world” by Louis Armstrong

Wedding Vendors 

Venue/Catering: The Hay-Adams Hotel

Photography: Roman Grinev Photography

DJ: Chris Laich Music Services

Wedding Planner: Elegantly Chic Events

Florist: Growing Wild Floral

Wedding Cake: Kendall’s Cakes.

Officiant: Rev Laura Cannon, Ceremony Officiants

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Bride-Father Dance for Lauren and Ronnie

Mar 26 2015
By: Chris Laich Music Services
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Owner Chris Laich’s beautiful niece Lauren was married this Fall and our team was honored to be a part of the celebration; see Lauren and Paddy’s Real Wedding with Kate Fine Art Photography. This was a wonderful night and wedding; and the Father/Daughter dance was a special moment for Lauren and her dad Ronnie, they chose “My Little Girl” by Tim McGraw.


Lauren and Paddy at Walker’s Overlook , wedding DJ – Chris Laich Music Services, photography – Kate Fine Art

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