Battello Is Back! Check Out Our Favorite Jersey City Wedding Venue
A few weeks ago, we heard the news all Battello fans were waiting for: The venue has officially reopened its doors.
A few weeks ago, we heard the news all Battello fans were waiting for: The venue has officially reopened its doors.
For northern New Jersey couples who want a traditional Jewish ceremony and a modern reception all in one convenient location, a Temple Emanu-El wedding is an obvious choice. Operated by Northern Valley Affairs, this elegant Closter, NJ synagogue and event venue was the perfect location for Sarah Wexler and Kevin Kahn's big day.
In a day filled with family, friends, and love, Caroline and Chris celebrated their wedding in Whitehouse Station, New Jersey.
The Old Tappan Manor was transformed into a pink and gold paradise as Rachel's family and friends gathered in honor of her Sweet 16 celebration.
Rachel and her family had a clear vision for their event. They wanted an elegant look with an over-the-top party atmosphere. Rachel, her court and her family wowed guests with several choreographed dances throughout the evening.
Rachel's family chose a package that included Spotlighting and Dance floor lighting. Our Director of Operations, Nick Nittoli was able to bring the ballroom to life and added a professional feel to the birthday girl's performance. The package also included a custom "Name in Lights" display, and personalized animations displayed on two screens to add ambiance to the room.
Hurricane Productions also provided a videographer and photographer for Rachel's Old Tappan Manor Sweet 16. Our media professionals were there to capture portraits, candid shots, and video of Rachel's party, taking advantage of the venue's gorgeous grounds. We were able to incorporate the facility's gazebo, landscaping, and rock waterfall into the backdrop of Rachel's photos.
When they weren't playing music for the impressive routines, DJ Nate Hawley and MC Robert Padovano had everyone up and on the dance floor giving the family the party atmosphere the family wanted.
Planning a New Jersey Sweet 16? Visit our pricing page to learn about our all-inclusive media and entertainment packages, or request a quote for more details.
Most little girls dream of being a princess – and sometimes, they grow up to become one, even if just for a night at their Sweet 16.
To bring her Disney princess theme to life, Hurricane Productions and other vendors provided personalized elements.
Hurricane Productions helped bring Juliana's celebration to life with entertainment, lighting, photography, and videography. Director of Operations, Nick Nittoli set the ballroom aglow with cyan uplighting, twin totem lighting, and animated screen graphics to match the princess theme on large LED TVs.
MC Robert Padovano kept Juliana's friends and family on the dance floor, while Hurricane's media team captured portraits, candid shots and filmed moments throughout the night.
The birthday girl and her guests went outside to light paper lanterns and released them into the night sky.
Corporations seeking a motivational and hi-tech space for an upcoming event should look no further than High Point Solutions Stadium in Piscataway, NJ. The home of the Scarlet Knights features a number of event spaces - including the Brown Recruiting Pavilion - that can accommodate a variety of corporate functions of all shapes and sizes.
The pavilion is accentuated by tall glass windows and an outdoor deck that overlooks the football field.
Hurricane Productions provides audio and visual solutions for the unique space as well as other locations around Rutgers University.
At a recent event hosted by Allstate, Hurricane helped the insurance leader integrate its own technology with existing technology operated by the University.
From Weddings to Mitzvahs and Sweet 16's, TR Hotel can handle the most special requests. TR Hotel offers a devotion to quality, cleanliness, and one-on-one care.
Claudia and her family chose TR Hotel and the Coral Ballroom for their convenient location and seemingly endless amenities. They chose Hurricane Productions for their Sweet 16 expertise and penchant for fun.
For her star-studded Sweet 16, Claudia went all out with full-room uplighting, dynamic twin totem club lighting, personalized graphics displayed on HDTV screens, and impeccable entertainment from two of Hurricane Productions' A-list talents. Not to mention a very special celebrity appearance from the King of Pop himself, Michael Jackson (impersonator).
Leading Claudia's friends and family in dance at her star-studded Sweet 16 was none other than our own superstar MC Robbie Padovano, with DJ extraordinaire Bayshawn 'B-Nice' Wells at his side, pumping out the jams.
Hurricane Productions provides entertainment for Weddings and Sweet 16's in New Jersey and the Tri-State Area. To learn more, please fill out this short form or visit our pricing page.
The Manor has a long-standing reputation as an elite venue of pure elegance and indulgence, making it a stellar and in-demand venue for traditional and cultural weddings. Their stylish ballrooms and scenic outdoor wedding and party areas set the scene for an unforgettable event.
With its dark wood upholstery and opulently styled chandeliers, the Imperial Room is the perfect place to hold a reception of nearly any size. Entertainment and intelligent lighting provided by Hurricane Productions completes the event, making for a truly memorable occasion.
Megan and John knew they had to have Hurricane entertain their wedding after a shining recommendation from a friend. The quality of production and attention to detail was the icing on top of their impeccable cake. Hurricane veterans and co-founders Vincent Velasquez and Strato Doumanis served as the entertainers. The duo's wedding experience ensured that Megan and John's big day would be just as they imagined it: perfect.
To accentuate all of the wedding's best moments, the couple opted for carefully crafted lighting, including twin totems and pinspotting, which contrasted The Manor's dark wood aesthetic.
For that personal and social touch, Megan and John included Hurricane Pulse, an Instagram streaming service that beams pictures with their special hashtag (#meganandjohnbigday) straight to a screen at the front of the dance floor. Guests can then view the photos online after the wedding to enjoy for a lifetime.
The Manor House at Commonwealth in Horsham, PA, offers a beautifully appointed quaint, yet spacious, 18th century fieldstone farmhouse wedding venue with 21st century amenities ideal for breathtaking wedding receptions and ceremonies.
Laura and Jack couldn't have picked a better day or a better venue for their country wedding. We dare you to watch their recap video above and not get the warm fuzzies.
Overlooking the pristine gardens and rolling greens of Commonwealth National Golf Club, The Manor house is a truly aesthetic venue only a short drive away from the urban jungles of Philadelphia and New York. With entertainment and videography from Hurricane Productions, Laura and Jack enjoyed a perfect ceremony and reception that friends and family would remember for years to come.
Laura and Jack came to Hurricane Productions because they knew their country wedding had to be perfect. Jack's brother and Hurricane videographer Austin King recommended Hurricane for their professionalism and attention to detail, because he, too, wanted the best for his brother and his fiance.
With a carefully crafted music selection, Hurricane DJ Alvin Gay kept guests dancing and celebrating all night. Hurricane co-founder Vincent Velasquez served as MC for the night. Veteran lighting tech Thomas Bishop created dynamic lighting scenes that highlighted all the emotional highs of the country wedding's reception.
Hurricane Productions provides entertainment for Weddings in Pennsylvania and the Tri-State Area. To learn more, please fill out this short form or visit our pricing page.
With high ceilings, a wide open dance floor, and floor-to-ceiling windows, it's a great place to hold any size event. Entertainment and visuals from Hurricane Productions makes your Toms River Country Club Sweet 16 an unforgettable experience.
Alexis and her family wanted her Tom's River Country Club Sweet 16 to be lively yet classy, and with the help of Hurricane Productions' entertainment and intelligent lighting, that's precisely what happened. Hurricane DJ Alvin Gay commanded the dance floor with carefully curated tunes that kept the party going all night while MC Robbie Padovano motivated guests with energetic dancing and crowd interaction.
In addition to entertainment, this Tom's River Country Club Sweet 16 was decked out with intelligent lighting, a custom- made 'name-in-lights' gobo, and dynamic uplighting. Hurricane's media team was there to capture all the best moments.
Alexis described her Sweet 16 as "so much better than I could ever imagine."
We like to consider that a job well done.
Hurricane Productions provides a full suite of media and entertainment services for all special occasions, including Sweet 16s. To learn more, visit our pricing page or request a quote.
A premier wedding venue minutes from Philadelphia, Clarks Landing Yacht Club sits on the Delaware River offering gorgeous sunsets through their floor-length windows. Clarks Landing is the perfect place to hold your wedding. They host only one wedding at a time, giving you the attention you and your spouse deserve on your special day. The perfect venue along with entertainment from Hurricane Productions makes for a winning combo on your wedding day.
Adriano and Christina chose Clarks Landing Yacht Club for their wedding for its charm and professional staff; the same reasons they chose Hurricane Productions to provide entertainment, design and photography.
The couple booked Hurricane two months out from their wedding day. Other companies might have scrambled in their preparations, as their date fell right in the middle of wedding season. But with the utmost care and consideration, Adriano and Christina booked Hurricane and some of their best talent for their Clarks Landing wedding.
The room was bathed in light thanks to specially designed twin totem lights accented by full-room uplighting that matched the energy of the night as it progressed. Leading the party was Hurricane's dynamic duo and co-founders, DJ Strato Doumanis and MC Vincent Velasquez. And capturing all the evening's festivities and awesome moments was photographer Kara Battistoni.
To find out more information on Hurricane Productions’ wedding entertainment, photography and video services, submit this short form, or visit our pricing page.
It's a high end option for anyone looking to bring their event to the next level of class. It features high ceilings, state of the art lighting, and top notch sound equipment for a true club experience. Eve Ultra Lounge also sports an outdoor oasis with includes a Tiki Bar, Grand Deck, and Lounge Furniture, perfect for spring, summer and fall.
Brooke and her family decided on Eve Ultra Lounge for her Sweet 16 because of the venue's opulence and dance club vibes. Brooke specifically requested to dance with her friends all night and with Eve's full service entertainment, including DJ and lighting, Brooke's Sweet 16 was transformed into a night club experience.
Hurricane Productions' photographers captured all the best moments from Brooke's party. Everything from Brooke's entrance, to the candle ceremony, to the guests' dance floor moves were photographed in stunning fashion.
Hurricane Productions provides entertainment for Sweet 16s and weddings in New Jersey and the Tri-State Area. To learn more, please submit this short form or visit our pricing page.
A historic jewel in the Palmer Square area of the town, the Nassau Inn sports a beautiful banquet facility offering 10,000 square feet that's perfect for your Sweet 16.
Tucked away in plain sight within the banquet room is a massive multi-panel video screen clients can use for montages or video/photo streams, which is exactly what Breanna and her family had in mind for her Sweet 16.
For Breanna's 'Under-the-Stars' themed Sweet 16, Hurricane Productions provided DJ and MC entertainment, twin totem intelligent lighting, professional photography service, and Instagram hashtag streaming.
DJ Brostradamus provided music for Breanna and her friends who danced from beginning to end. Led by star MC Robbie Padovano, guests were energized and ready to celebrate Bre's Sweet 16 all night. Hurricane photographers were there to capture every awesome moment from Bre's party; from her candle lighting ceremony to some superb dance moves courtesy of her friends.
To accentuate her theme, Hurricane Productions brought in a star lighting effect that shined twinkling stars onto the ceiling of the hall, coupled with nightclub inspired lighting, it made for a stunning ambiance within the old walls of the Nassau Inn. With Hurricane Pulse and a special hashtag (#Bre16), guests Instagram photos were streamed directly to the large video panel in the room. Additionally, they were able to have their photos printed on-site to keep as mementos from the party.
The attached Lady Of The Arches banquet hall serves as an exceptional space for your next event. Claudia and her family knew the elegant and classic feel of their Parish could be transformed into an unforgettable Sweet 16. Valenca restaurant catered the event with a myriad of traditional and delicious Portuguese dishes. With total service from Hurricane Productions, Claudia's coming-of-age party was one that wouldn't soon be forgotten.
Hurricane Productions provided night-club inspired lighting, full-room uplighting, bubble machine, haze effects, a custom name-in-lights gobo, 6 totem fixtures and 4 screens; this church was decked out!
Claudia specially requested star emcee Robbie 'Maserobbiee' Padovano for her party. Along with carefully curated music, including traditional Portuguese music provided by DJ Strato Doumanis, professional photography by Nick Nittoli, Alena Crescenzo, and David Costantini; including a specially requested photo shoot on the Red Bank waterfront, Claudia truly felt like a princess on her special day.
Hurricane Productions turned Claudia's Sweet 16 into an experience, not only for Claudia and her family, but for all of her friends too. Hurricane Pulse, an Instagram photo booth, allowed guests to use the tag #Claudia16. As the tag was used on Instagram and Twitter, the messages and photos streamed directly to the screens at Claudia’s event. Photos can also be printed instantly and given to guests in frames as a favor.
Whether you're hosting a gala event of a thousand guests, a private luncheon for VIPs, or celebrating a personal milestone; the Hyatt Greenwich offers beautiful event spaces supported by an expert event team that will ensure your event is a memorable success.
Hurricane Productions provided entertainment, photography and video services for Gabriella's princess-themed Sweet 16 at the Hyatt Greenwich.
To ensure that every detail was accounted for, Gabriella and her parents started planning with Hurricane Productions well in advance. Planning the party was a snap, in spite of the distance between Hurricane's office in Red Bank, NJ and Gabriella's home in Connecticut, thanks to the Online Planning tool.
Gabriella's parents spared no expense for their daughter's amazing Sweet 16. Opting for goal-post trussing, full-ballroom uplighting throughout the event space, custom monogrammed gobo name in lights, and a projection screen showcasing montages; Gabriella's Sweet 16 was definitely one for the ages. Entertainers Strato Doumanis and Robert “Maserobbiee” Padovano had Gabriella's friends and family celebrating all night.
Their convenient location, ease of planning, and reasonable pricing make Venue 518 an easy choice for families looking for the best venue to host their Sweet 16.
The attentive staff at the venue worked closely with Hurricane Productions for Ally's princess-themed event. Hurricane's event and entertainment expertise allowed Ally's parents to rest easy knowing they were in good hands, letting Ally feel like a princess for her Sweet 16.
When planning her Sweet 16, Ally's family already had plenty of experience.
Services for Ally's Sweet 16 included twin totem lighting, screens with a one-of-a-kind logo, photography, and energetic entertainment from some of Hurricane's hottest talent.
Hurricane DJs carefully curated music for the night as star emcee Robert Padovano kept guests engaged. Hurricane's media team captured all of the evening's key moments.
Hurricane's own brand of party starting ensured that no attendees were left out of the fun. Emcee Robbie is no strangers to delivering a top-notch Sweet 16 experience and was able to get the entire party jumping and screaming for Ally.
With expert planning and execution, Ally's Sweet 16 was enjoyed by everyone in attendance. Her parents were able to let loose and enjoy the evening knowing everything was taken care of from the get-go.
Beautifully lined with a mirrored perimeter and adorned with crystal lighting, the main ballroom decor accentuated the valentine sweet 16 theme even further.
The crystal lighting accentuated Kristina's custom made name-in-lights gobo and thematic uplighting throughout the room. Along with twin totem lighting fixtures, the room was fully decked out for Kristina's big day.
Hurricane Productions must be doing something right when their talent supersedes their own reputation. Kristina found emcee Robbie Padovano online and saw the energy he brings to events. She decided that she wanted him at her Sweet 16, and of course Hurricane obliged.
It was clear to see that love was in the air at this Valentine themed Sweet 16 as Robbie easily turned on his charm for party guests.
With the aid of intelligent lighting provided by Huricane, Kristina's party assumed a night club experience. Hurricane Productions also provided photography to capture the highlights of Kristina's party.
The modern decor, great dance floor and attentive staff make The Atlantis Ballroom a great choice for families to celebrate special occasions. Coupled with entertainment from Hurricane Productions, the Atlantis Ballroom ensures your event will be flawless.
After searching venues in the area, Atlantis Ballroom had the most to offer and was supportive of each detail of Marissa's event. Marissa and her family chose Atlantis Ballroom for her Victoria's Secret themed Sweet 16.
Hurricane Productions was the first and last stop for Marissa's family planning the event. After finding Hurricane on Facebook, Marissa knew she needed to have great production, lighting, and photography for her Sweet 16.
Using fonts similar to the brand, the gobo shone on the wall to add extra character to the room
Screens with a custom animation mimicked the "name in lights" gobo but also incorporated various shades of pink to match the theme. The screens also displayed Instagram posts from guests using the hashtag #Marissa16.
From the inside out, the facility is truly beautiful and unique. Vendor Hurricane Productions provides DJ entertainment, photography and video services for events at Preakness Hills Country Club.
Preakness Hills Country Club was Alyssa's dream wedding venue. She and Ryan, her fiance, fell in love with the look, the atmosphere and the food.
Ryan proposed to Alyssa at Rutgers Dance Marathon, an event that Hurricane Productions has been involved with for years. With the relationship already established, the newly engaged couple visited Hurricane to plan the details of the wedding.
Hurricane Productions provided DJ Entertainment, Hurricane Pulse and photography and video services for the wedding. Owners Vincent Velasquez and Strato Doumanis led the entertainment for the evening, providing a seamless experience for the couple.
With the hash tag #avrwedding, photos posted by guests through Hurricane Pulse instantly streamed to screens around the room.
Hurricane Productions photographers provided full day coverage for the couple. From bridal preparations to the last dance, each moment was captured by a team of professionals. Videographers documented the entire ceremony and created a full edit of the wedding as well as a highlight for the couple.
Hurricane Productions offers DJ Entertainment, design, photography and video services for weddings in New Jersey, New York, and throughout the East Coast. To find out more information please visit the website or call - 888.393.7066.
There is no shortage of venues in Staten Island, NY, but finding the perfect one for your event is no easy task. Grand ballrooms, delicate menus and outstanding customer service make Island Chateau the easy choice for your event. Entertainment and media from Hurricane Productions complete the event to ensure a flawless evening.
Victoria and her family chose Hurricane Productions for her Masquerade Sweet 16. Victoria's cousin, Robbie "Maserobbiee" Padovano, is the lead Sweet 16 emcee for the company and wanted to be a part of her day. After seeing the high-quality product, Victoria's family was excited to get started.
Keeping in mind Victoria's colors and masquerade theme, Hurricane's professional graphic designer created an animation to show on the screens. The screens also showed a stream of Instagram posts. With the hashtag #VictoriaSweet16, Hurricane's social streaming service allowed family and friends' to send images directly to the screens.
A custom "name in lights" gobo for Victoria welcomed guests as they entered the grand ballroom. Victoria personally reviewed options and chose the specific combination of her name and a mask for the gobo.
Hurricane's professional photographer captured all the incredible moments from the evening. Formal portraits with Victoria's family and court started the evening and the photographer worked to get each important moment - from the grand introduction to the last dance.
With views of rolling hills and a modern interior design, Stanton Ridge Country Club offers a wonderful setting for private events.
A Sweet 16 at Stanton Ridge Country Club with entertainment from Hurricane Productions is guaranteed to be a shared memory among family and friends for years to come.
Kurstin and her family chose Stanton Ridge Country Club for her Winter themed Sweet 16. Winter was more than just a decoration - a large snow storm dumped inches of snow and ice on the day of her event. Despite the snow, the staff at Stanton Ridge still managed to throw a flawless event for Kurstin.
Kurstin's family friend used Hurricane Productions for her Sweet 16, so Kurstin knew she had to have them at her own event.
Hurricane Productions provided DJ and emcee entertainment, screens with custom animations, Hurricane Pulse, a step and repeat and photography. Emcee Robert "Maserobbiee" Padovano delivered a grand introduction for Kurstin while Hurricane DJs kept guests dancing all night.
An Instagram photo booth captured guests' photos with the tag #Kurstin16, which instantly showed on screens. Each guest first stopped at the step and repeat in the hall to take a photo, which was then printed and given to them as a favor. The backdrop was designed specially for Kurstin based on the winter wonderland theme.
Holiday Inn Budd Lake in the Rockaway area, NJ hosts a variety of events from Sweet 16s to weddings and everything in between.
Ashlee's Circus themed Sweet 16 at Holiday Inn Budd Lake, complete with magic, performers and fresh cotton candy, was a success from top to bottom.
Hurricane Productions provides DJ entertainment and lighting for events like Ashlee's.
Ashlee wanted something different for her Sweet 16, something her guests would remember forever. What a better way to do so than to throw a party and a circus, all in one?
Hurricane Productions provided DJ entertainment, screens with custom animations, Hurricane Pulse and videography for Ashlee's Sweet 16. Talent exclusive to Hurricane Productions entertained guests all night to celebrate Ashlee.
Screens at Ashlee's event shown a custom animation made specifically for Ashlee. Using her theme and colors, a professional graphic designer from Hurricane Productions created an animation Ashlee and her family loved.
Hurricane Pulse, an Instagram photo booth, allowed guests to streaming their photos and tweets directly to the screens using a specific hashtag, #AshleeSweet16.
A professional videographer exclusive to Hurricane Productions captured all the moments from the evening, from the grand introduction to the candle ceremony.
With a beautiful golf course set in soft, rolling hills, Hawk Pointe Golf Club is perfect for weddings and events. Pairing this venue with hosting and entertainment by Hurricane Productions ensures a flawless event from beginning to end.
Tara and Aaron wanted a festive, warm venue for their beer themed, fall wedding. A visit to Hawk Pointe Golf Club made their decision easy, especially with the one-on-one customer service and delicious menu items for guests.
The couple saw Hurricane Productions at a wedding before and trusted that they would provide nothing but the best entertainment for their wedding. Hurricane Productions provided entertainment, screens and lighting design for the event.
Tara and Aaron were guaranteed to have both owners of Hurricane Productions at the wedding. Host Vincent Velasquez delivered a grand introduction and DJ Strato Doumanis kept guests dancing all evening long.
Full ballroom uplighting in amber gave the room a warm, autumn feel. Pin Spot Lighting allowed house lights to be lowered but still highlighted the tables so guests could sit comfortably with one another.
An organized staff usher guests from one area to another seamlessly, making it easy for guests and for the bride and groom to enjoy the celebration. Entertainment and photography from Hurricane Productions complete the event.
Erin and Daniel wanted their wedding to be fun and convenient for everyone involved. Sterling Ballroom hosted not only the cocktail hour and reception, but provided a space for a beautiful ceremony.
Erin originally met Hurricane Productions owners Vincent Velasquez and Strato Doumanis in high school and used them for her Sweet 16. Ten years later she returned to Hurricane to asked for them to be a part of her wedding.
Aside from entertainment and photography, Hurricane Productions provided uplighting, screens, Instagram streaming and a custom monogram gobo.
Hurricane Pulse allowed guests to interact during the wedding through Instagram and Twitter. Using the tag #dananderin, guests snapped moments that then streamed to screens instantly. These photos were printed and given to guests as favors. A new take on the photo booth, Hurricane Pulse minimizes lines and keeps guests on the dance floor all night.
Hurricane's graphic designers worked directly with Dan and Erin to create a custom monogram gobo for the wall that also matched the custom animation on the screens.
Professionally trained photographers provided full-day coverage, from bridal preparations until the very last dance of the night.