So you know you want your wedding to be "different" but you're struggling to conjure up some "outside of the box" ideas?

2019 has seen an increase in couples looking for unique/alternative ideas for their weddings. From themed receptions to quirky venues, there are plenty of ways to make your wedding truly stand out from the crowd.

We've seen our brides & grooms hosting Harry Potter themed weddings and tiki hut receptions. We've seen weddings hosted in breweries and rapping best man speeches! But what get's us really excited, is when a couple comes to us looking for WOW-factor entertainment ideas!

So if YOU'RE trying to avoid the more typical wedding entertainment choices, check out some of our suggestions for unique wedding entertainment to really give your guests something to talk about...

The Rougies

Let's kick things off with this stunning line up of ladies! Vocalist Louise heads up this jaw dropping act with her showgirl Rougies performing routines reminiscent of The Moulin Rouge. If you're heading down the black tie/glamorous wedding route - then why not use these girls as the icing on your cake! Head to their profile - The Rougies to watch their video and book them now!

The Rougies - The Act Booker 

Magician - Spencer

Entertainment doesn't just mean music... Our resident magic man Spencer is one of the UK's finest close up magicians. With package options that offer roaming magic around your drinks reception/wedding breakfast - or let him wow the whole crowd with his Magic & Mind Reading Show! Spencer is more than just a magician with charisma and talent to match, he's a fantastic addition to any wedding. To watch some raw footage from his past weddings head to his profile - More Than A Magician now!

Spencer - Magician - The Act Booker 

Travelling Hands

"What's a roaming band?" - we hear you ask! A roaming band literally does what it says on tin. Unplugged and live, they roam through your reception performing your favourite tunes whilst interacting with your guests. Roaming bands such as The Travelling Hands have become increasingly popular over the last year as they really add a unique and personal touch to any event. These boys have heaps of talent and are sure to turn heads in their sharp get up! Snap them up quick here - Travelling Hands.

The Travelling Hands - The Act Booker 


Perhaps you're looking for an alternative to the standard function band lineup? Well if there's one thing we know for sure - you'll never have seen anything like Automata before! Using the latest technology, Ben performs a one man show that will literally blow your mind... Creating the sound of a full band, and playing every instrument himself, you really do need to see it to believe it! Head to his profile to book now.

Automate - The Act Booker 

Secret Singing Staff

The Secret Singing Staff never fail to liven up any wedding. Hidden amongst your waiting staff this talented team hijack your wedding breakfast to perform outstanding renditions of songs such as "Nessun Dorma" and "Somebody To Love". With endless reviews to back up our claims they are a fun and interactive choice to surprise your guests with. Head to their profile to find out more - Secret Singing Staff.

The Secret Singing Staff - The Act Booker 

Gospel Soul Collective

Perhaps it's your ceremony that you want to add some wow-factor to? Why not create a little Love Actually vibe with Gospel Soul Collective? With their stunning voices and large repertoire that includes anything from gospel & soul to pop & classical, this act can make your ceremony truly magical. Check out their video and profile here - Gospel Soul Collective.  

Jodie - Singer/DJ

Last, but certainly not least - we have DJ Jodie! Jodie not only mixes your favourite tunes but she performs incredible live vocals on top. Give your wedding that Ibiza vibe with this extremely cool act! Check out her video below -

DJ Jodie - The Act Booker 

Still stuck for ideas? Why not speak to one of our friendly consultants at The Act Booker? Drop us a line at or call us on 0203 129 9423!