Recommended Vendors

Recommended Vendors

While the freedom to hire anyone you choose to work your event might sound like a good idea, sometimes it’s nice to use our growing list of experienced vendors as you nail down details for your important event.

 

Wedding Planners

Neira Event Group
Local wedding planning company. “We pride ourselves in the way people celebrate and gather, and understand that you want to enjoy your event, not work it.” Wedding Planning, Coordination, and Design. Fiorella, the owner, also provides florals and greenery, eliminating managing and coordinating the extra vendor.

Cherry Blossom Events
From finding the perfect venue to gathering the perfect collection of vendors, founders, Andrea VandeBerg and Sarah Sarbacker, assist clients with events ranging from the intimate and personal to corporate functions for thousands of guests.

 

Photographers

Tara Draper Photography
Tara Draper, co-owner of High Rock Cafe, is a local and experienced wedding and portrait photographer out of Wisconsin Dells, WI. (Click here for a recent example of Tara’s work at Vennebu Hill.)

Generations Wedding Flowers & Photography
Patty & Meghan are a mom-daughter duo who run a combination wedding flower and photography business out of Milton, WI. (Click here for recent example of Meghan’s work at Vennebu Hill.)

CJefko Photography
Caitlin is a small town Wisco girl that made for the big city to get an art degree at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. In her 10th year she loves hanging out with amazing people and taking sweet pics that you’ll enjoy forever. (Click here for recent example of Caitlyn’s work at Vennebu Hill.)

Krystal Muellenberg Photography
Loves telling authentic stories through natural, artistic and emotional images. A wedding and birth photographer located in central Wisconsin.

Natural Intuition Photography
Love serving the world by making people laugh, helping others when we can and making sure we capture as many memories as possible. Spend time between Madison and Baraboo.

Indian Summer Photography
This South Central Wisconsin Wedding Photographer based in Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin specializes in creating an image with an artistic appeal.

Ray & Kelly
Their photos “show real (rather than contrived) life and believe everyone has a story worthy to be told.”

Zelora Images
Angie is a mama who loves to travel and spend time getting to know clients. Her photography truly speaks for itself!

 

Linens & Decor

I-Do Decorating
Vennebu Hill is all about customer service and I-Do Decorating is a company that goes beyond your expectation to make your party the best looking possible. Not only do they provide linens but they have a huge warehouse full of rentals ranging from rustic chic to traditionally classy. Contact Cathy at cathy@ido-decorating.com or call at (920) 299-2193. Check them out on Facebook as well!

 

Beverage Packages & Catering

Please contact us for information on beverage packages and providing alcohol at your event, as well as, for a list of preferred caterers.

 

Sweets

Bloom Bake Shop – Middleton & Madison, WI
Annemarie recently opened a second bake shop in Madison, WI and serves the most delectable, classic American desserts made from scratch daily using local & organic ingredients.

Taylor’s Cakes – Wisconsin Dells, WI
Cookies, cupcakes, and CAKES! Meet Taylor, one of the most talented cake designers in the area. Enjoy her creatively styled cakes for anything from gorgeous, classy weddings to fun, whimsical birthdays.

 

Live Bands

LOCAL SOUNDS

For some sweet, authentic jazzy sounds check out John Christensen via email at johnthebassplayer@gmail.com or by phone at 608-432-2814. John has played a Vennebu Hill dinner pop-up event and was amazing. Great option for cocktail hour or holiday parties.

For some authentic Bluegrass-style music, check out No Name String Band. Call Brian (with NNSB) at 608-515-2125 or email nonamestringband@gmail.com.

During the summer, take advantage of The Opry Chicks (608.910.7951) – Liz and Steph, a sister duo act – who sing and play all your favorites using guitar, fiddle, and upright bass. These sisters come from a long line of family musicians. Learn more about by calling 608.254.7951 or visiting Wisconsin Opry.

Derek Ramnarace is a local favorite. He is an Americana/rock/country musician with many talents. He can play individually as an acoustic solo, or in a duo or trio. His band Old Soul Society is a 3-6 piece band that plays covers and original music. Contact this talented group by visiting their Facebook page.  Derek is also entertainment director at the annual Ragged Roots – Music & Arts Festival (usually around mid July) – a fun, festive event to attend during a weekend destination wedding.

Get your soul/funk/jass/jam/rock on with the People Brothers Band. To book, please email peoplebrothers@gmail.com.

Have a listen to Madison, WI band, The Lower 5th. A great band for all ages. Fun covers and oldies. Their sound incorporates folk, rock, R&B, reggae, country and bluegrass to produce a unique blend of Midwestern Soul that swings, sways, rocks, and wails! Contact The Lower 5th through their website.

For Americana-style music check out Ocooch Mountain Music or contact Parker Forsell and describe what kind of music you are envisioning at your event. Email: ocoochmountainmusic@gmail.com.

 

DJs & Other Music

Andrew Szlapla
Andrew is familiar with Vennebu Hill and provides not only great music and service, but great lighting options that give the needed zest to the party in the barn or the lower level. Email Andrew at andrewseventsmadison@gmail.com or call him at 1-608-327-9995. Find him on Facebook as DJ Drewski for more information and leads to examples of his sound.

Sound By Design
Having performed as DJs at Vennebu Hill, this company always seems to provide top knotch customer service, great lighting, and really fun music. They are always easy to work with! Contact SBD at 262.968.9586 or by email at info@soundbydesign.org.

Kuhl Entertainment
This crew of professionals have been DJing weddings for nearly a decade and have served brides from coast to coast. We’re based in Madison, Wisconsin and we specialize in creating crowd-appropriate dance parties that you and your guests will rave about for years. Familiar with Vennebu Hill, they provide great lighting options that give zest to the party in the barn.

 

Transportation

Shuttles, Trolleys & Limos
  • For shuttle bus or trolley rental inquiries visit Wisconsin Dells Trolley or call (608) 432-8307.
  • Visit Dells Limo Kings for a variety of fun transportation options around the area between your ceremony and reception.
  • Another great charter company is Badger Bus Rentals. Visit Badger Bus Rentals and request a quote. This company comes recommended by some of our clients

 

Golf Cart Rentals

Please contact Deen at Mastercart LLC – a business out of Baraboo – for information on renting golf carts. Call (608) 355-0400.

 

Officiant Services

The nearby Dells Bells Wedding Chapel has 11 years of service. They provide a Minister-To-Go service which includes processing and recording of your license, for an affordable fee. Call 608-393-4228 to inquire.

 

Entertainment (Alternative)

CARICATURES By Ryan Biddle

Have Ryan draw caricatures of your guests to add very unique entertainment. Drawings take 2 minutes and provide a fun keepsake to remember your special day! Email Ryan@BiddleArt.com or call 262-385-8106. Visit BiddleArt.com for more information.