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Savoury City Catering // Preferred Vendor Feature

This statement sums up Savoury City’s success as wedding caterers & event planners! Savoury City listens. They are custom caterers that build menus from the ground up after truly understanding your vision. With up-to-date knowledge, experience, and humour, Savoury City will turn the visioning process into a beautifully caterered wedding.

Savoury City believes in supplying high quality food that is ethically raised and locally purchased. They use the most sustainable, organic ingredients whenever they can. And if it can’t be organic, Savoury City will at least make sure it’s well behaved.

Savoury City’s service level is equally important to the menus they produce. They offer superior customer service from their skilled Event Planners, to their professional Bartenders, Supervisors, Servers, and Chefs.

“Love is, above all, in the details and we understand that from seamless intake to flawless execution each interaction with us is warm, fun and special. Together with our customers we plot the perfect meal, an exceptional event, and picture perfect memories. The food will be only slightly more magnificent than your dress…” – Savoury City.

For all of these reasons and more, Savoury City is one of our Favourite caterers and therefore, a staple on our preferred vendors list. Having worked closely with them wedding season after wedding season, their services have remained impeccable, delicious, and personal, establishing a relationship with each couple to learn and execute their vision.

Tomato Tart Tatin

“BLT” Scallops

Smoked Salmon Lollipops

Beef Carpaccio

Find Savoury City online!

Savoury City
Wed Over Heels
Email: info@savourycity.com

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View Numerous Photos of UBC Boathouse by Hyperfocus Photography

Includes Photos of:
Indoor Wedding Ceremonies
Dock Wedding Ceremonies
Indoor Wedding Receptions
Multicultural Weddings

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Hot Wax DJ Entertainment // Preferred Vendor Feature

As an ‘open format’ DJ & Entertainment Service, no matter what you want, Hot Wax can make it happen! Hot Wax will work with you to create that signature event that will showcase your distinctive taste and style in music! Hot Wax believes that music is the essential element in creating the feeling & environment their clients dream of. With over 27 years and a flawless reputation as Vancouver%u2019s best choice in entertainment, clients hire them for what they know, not just for what they do. Hot Wax offers the latest in technology when it comes to equipment, photobooth and lighting. Hot Wax will enhance your sophisticated soiree creating fun, romance and memorable times for you and your guests. NEW this year is the Hot Wax Video Dance $500 GST What’s included: 2 7 ft sections of box truss 2 par 38 LED uplights in 1 of 7 colors at base 2 75 watt LED Chauvet Intimidator 350%u2019s moving heads Enjoy great music and see the corresponding music video at the same time! This package can also be used for your slide show, company logo or brand messaging. Additional Customized lighting options: Check out this video of Hot Wax in action showcasing: scrim kings with mini-uplights,1 Revo 4 dance effect, 6 up-lights and 2 bliss lighting effects on the ceiling BLISS LIGHTS 2 blue/green twinkling lights $150 GST LED Up lighting 4-8 Par 64 Led lights various colours $100-$200 Interested in a Photo Booth? The Hot Wax Photobooth is very versatile. It can be used on its own or in a tent. Minimal space required (5 x 5) Take advantage of your location, and on a nice sunny day, position the photobooth on the pier and capture the view along the river. 2 hours $650.00 GSt 3 hours $750.00 GST Professional on-site attendant Unlimited usage prints 4 x 6 Copy of images on CD or (USB $15) Online photo gallery (w/free downloads) Customized header/footer/logo Prop Box Black Guest Book with silver pens/tape $75.00 GST External Monitor (for guests to view the fun) $50.00 GST Hot Wax Promo Book a 7 Hour Classic DJ Package and you%u2019ll receive our complimentary lighting package Consisting of either 8 LED UP lights or 5 dance lighting effects (upon availability) Receive a 1 night stay at the River Rock Casino Resort with bookings over $1295 Hot Wax is proud Members of all 4 organizations: BBB, BNI, WCB & Canadian Disc Jockey Assn. Hot Wax is the preferred choice of our clients as they go above and beyond when at the UBC Boathouse! Invite Hot Wax to your next party! **Information & Photos provided directly by Hot Wax Mobile Music. Find Hot Wax DJ Entertainment online! 1295033579-logo Hot Wax DJ Entertainment Facebook TwitterE-mail: info@hot-wax.com Telephone: (604) 649-6919

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Understated Romance – Alyssa & Keith – Nov 10, 2012

Keith & Alyssa’s November wedding ceremony&reception was focused on family and love but incorporated a romantic flair with deep red rose bouquet’s, saturdated tablescapes, and a night view as their ceremony & reception backdrop. “Keith and I wanted an evening wedding with candlelight, good music, dancing, and good food” – Alyssa. Keith & Alyssa dreamed of a small wedding out of town but quickly realized how important it was to incorporate all of their loved family and friends in their special beginning.

“It was important to us that our guests enjoyed themselves so we incorporated special touches such as a red rose with their name as a place card, champagne to sip on during our ceremony, and a popcorn bar they could help themselves to throughout the evening as our thank you” – Alyssa. The couple opted for a harvest style reception having the head table in the middle of the room with the guest tables clustered around them in order to be closer to one another. “We wanted our wedding to be understated and elegant, but also feel like a party we would host at our home and we succeeded!” – Alyssa. Keith & Alyssa successfully captured their warm romance with an evening wedding that was nothing short of enchanting.

[Photography by: Christie Graham Photography]

Elliott at DJ Hot Wax made an impression on Alyssa and Keith, “I felt like he tried to get to know us to match our music tastes. Our wedding guests raved about the music. Since our wedding, two of our guests have booked with them” -Alyssa. Hot Wax ensured their celebration was memorable, “it was very important to both Keith and I that the music was good, we were thrilled by our choice of going with Hot Wax” – Alyssa.

Imagine That Events infused saturated greys and reds into their decor to reflect Alyssa’s vision of a close-family affair. “Sharon and Laura did an exceptional job putting all of the details together” – Alyssa.

Ritz Catering is one of our favourite new Preferred Caterers, perfect for Alyssa & Keith’s focus on family. “Our guests were very impressed by the food, it was delicious and they loved the large portions!” – Alyssa.

Photographer: Christie Graham
*Caterer: Ritz Catering
*Decorator: Imagine that Events
Florist: Lois Keane
*DJ: Hot Wax

**Preferred vendor of UBC Boathouse