Why dance when you can have a "first Rock Band song?" #Reception Advice#gamers#games#no dancing#reception#steal-this-idea#video games November 30 2016 | Catherine Clark bijouxandbits Photos by: Anna Michalska Photography Photos by Anna Michalska Photography Related Post 3 ways to have a dance-free wedding reception As a retired raver, I simply can't imagine not dancing — but if you don't like dancing, there's nothing worse than hosting a miserable, requisite... Read more If you're not into dancing, how do you have a first dance, anyway? Can you skip it? Spoiler: you totally can. Crystal and Kalem opted to skip the forced dancing, which they weren't into, and go with their roots: video gaming! Specifically, Rock Band. They rocked it out in front of their guests as their "first Rock Band song." Here's how they handled the Rock Band first dance… Neither of us are much for dancing, so instead, we had a “first Rock Band song.” We then had our six parental figures join us for a family performance, before we opened it up to the rest of the guests. All night Rock Band sounds like gamer heaven to me. What other party games would you recommend for a large group? I won't dance, don't ask me: a laser tag reception cures a no-dancing party Sinatra wouldn't dance, don't ask him. And we know some of you feel the same way. We love us some reception dancing alternatives like lawn games, Dance Dance Revolution, scavenger… Read More Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Catherine Clark Catherine Clark is Offbeat Bride's Senior Editor. In her spare time she loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, cuddles with her feline fur baby, and blogs at BijouxandBits.com. @enidjcoleslaw @bijouxandbits @bijouxandbits PREVIOUS Taking off the makeup to reveal this gorgeously simple couples' shoot NEXT Snazz up your reception tables with these DIY menu candles Show/Hide comments [ 0 ] Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.