Vendors

The following vendors are familiar with our event space and museum policies.

Preferred Caterers:

Our Preferred Caterers are committed to making your next event a memorable experience. They will not settle for the ordinary, and neither should you. That is why they offer an array of options for any private party you want to host, be it a wedding, a rehearsal dinner, a holiday celebration or a corporate event.

They work with directly with you in creating a menu to meet your tastes, cultural influences and themes.

Eat Well Celebrations and Feasts

859-291-9355
Eat Well is known for its creative presentation, innovative menus, and a focus on local and organic ingredients. Chef Renee Schuler founded Eat Well with the notion that off-site catering can be fantastic, not just good.

Jeff Thomas Catering

859-291-0286
A longtime Cincinnati favorite with more than 25 years of experience. Specializes in collaborating with clients on custom menus, providing everything from elegant sit-down dinners to buffet services with food stations. Offers full event service including the ability to coordinate china, linens and floral arrangements.

Elegant Fare

513-552-1340
Elegant Fare strives to offer a modern yet timeless menu service and a completely worry-free experience for the client. CEO Anne Lisbin has 30 years experience providing service for every venue type imaginable.

Jeannette’s Delicacies

513-309-7973
Their motto is “Homemade Catered Food from Simple to Gourmet.” Jeannette’s Delicacies also has a “no hidden fees” policy; china, glassware, colored cloth napkins, silverware, cake-cutting and small decorating tasks (like lighting candles) are all included in the price.

Village Pantry Catering

513-965-0511
Family-run for nearly 35 years, Village Pantry Catering has provided simple but elegantly prepared meals to parties ranging from 12 people to 1,200.

Chef’s Choice Catering

513-489-6006
The team at Chef’s Choice makes it a priority to stay current on all of the latest wedding trends, including the most popular wedding colors, creative and fun menus, and interactive station designs. They offer a variety of customized menu selections, from casual buffets and grill outs to upscale buffets and plated dinners for any size event. All menu items are made in house at the commissary in Blue Ash, allowing them to provide the freshest product possible to your guests. The service staff is expansive and well-trained on making guests the top priority at every event, and the sales team is knowledgeable and friendly. The Chef’s Choice staff are happy to create personalized menus, interactive station concepts, interesting hors d’ oeuvres and modern food vessels that are sure to be WOW factors at your next event!

Funky’s Catering Events

513-841-9999
Funky’s was the first in the city to offer private tastings and remains one of the few caterers in the city that employs its own service staff. Attention to detail and a passion for leading the industry into new areas of service are their hallmarks.

Vonderhaar’s Catering

513-554-1969
Vonderhaar’s business has been thriving since Don Vonderhaar Sr. catered his own wedding in 1970—his first catered event. Don Jr. has now taken over daily operations, maintaining the personal attention to each customer that Vonderhaar’s has always prided itself on. A broad selection of carving stations, traditional buffet menus and elegant plated dinners are among the offerings.

The Phoenix Catering

513-721-8901
This full-service caterer enjoys a long-standing reputation for quality and service. Custom menus are available, or choose from an extensive and elegant selection of plated or buffet dinner options.

 

 

Furniture Rentals:

All Occasions Event Rental

513-563-0600
All Occasions is nationally recognized as having the highest number of Certified Event Rental Professional (CERP) of any rental company in the U.S. and Canada. They can help you select from the company’s full array of rental items, which includes the largest selection of specialty linens in the area.

Cort Furniture

888-360-2678
Transform the American Sign Museum into a hot nightclub or an inspirational meeting place with iconic and modern couches, coffee tables and lighting.

 

 

Audio / Video:

Prestige AV & Creative Services

513-641-1600
Prestige AV’s team of designers and technicians use color, patterns and movement to create a magical ambiance. Full graphic design and presentation services are available to help you create special effects, toast presentations and themed scenery.

 

 

Florists:

Yellow Canary

859-609-2020
Owner and founder Kristen Sekowski brings her formal fine arts training to the floral business. Yellow Canary specializes in creative and customized floral and event design. Clients choose Yellow Canary for their sophisticated design approach and commitment to highly personalized service.

Petal Pushers

859-341-7874
A family-owned franchise offering a wide selection of bouquets, centerpieces and cake decorations to fit any budget.

Robin Wood Flowers

513-531-5590
Whether you’re contemporary, romantic, classical or chic, the event designers at Robin Wood Flowers bring your style to life with fashionable form. Providing everything from centerpieces, to rental linens, to custom napkin and cake accents, their goal is to design a feast for the eyes.

 

 

Planners/Designers:

Viva Bella Events

513-871-0077
Viva Bella’s passion is creating beautiful, organized, memorable events that make you and your guests feel celebrated. Their team of planners will collaborate with you to design an event based on your vision—then make sure you have the time to enjoy it.

Ford-Ellington Floral & Event Design

859-781-0741
Kevin Ford and his team promise exquisite floral arrangements unsurpassed in freshness, quality and design, as well as wedding design that captures your unique personality.

i-do Weddings & Events

513-871-6400
Master Bridal Consultant Brigid Horne-Nestor is one of only 69 in the world to hold that designation. The team at i-do Weddings & Events offers everything from complete planning to a la carte services such as “day of” coordination and wedding design/decor services. Consistently voted “Best of the Knot” and “Wedding Wire Couples Choice,” they were recently inducted into the Knot’s Hall of Fame—one of seven Cincinnati vendors to be given this national honor.

 

 

Photographers

Mandy Paige Photography

email: mandypg@msn.com
Mandy Paige’s photography has been featured in dozens of wedding magazines and online wedding blogs. Her style is contemporary, stylish and fun, always with an eye toward capturing the real moments at your event.

Mike+Jamie—Breath of Life Photography

email: breathoflifephotography@gmail.com
Mike+Jamie are a husband-and-wife team that strives to capture your day as it unfolds in the most natural and artistic way possible. They desire to document the emotions, details and, most importantly, the story of your day.

Byron Photography

513-373-5555
Byron Photography is one of Cincinnati’s most prolific photography firms specializing in exciting, journalistic-style wedding photography and high-end studio portraiture.

Innovatory Photography

513-335-6044
Innovatory Photography is made up of not one but two husband-and-wife photo teams: Joe & Amanda and Caleb & Kayla. Their unique blend of photojournalism and natural portraiture helps them capture photos that can stand the test of time and become a testament to the relationships we share with one another.

 

 

Preferred DJs:

DJ Spencer Cormier

513-641-9009
Spencer Cormier is your playlist expert specializing in planning the perfect soundtrack for your custom event. He’s known for going the extra mile to get the music you want. His sound setup includes state-of-the-art equipment along with record turntables for a unique sound mix.

DJ Butlers

859-331-3866
DJ Butlers promises to take your event as seriously as you do, offering complete event planning and master of ceremonies services to keep your event organized and your guests informed throughout the night. With more than 20 DJs on their team, you’re sure to find someone whose personality matches with yours.