Entertainment http://specialevents.com/taxonomy/term/7397/more en Tips for Getting Great Event Entertainment http://specialevents.com/entertainment/tips-getting-great-event-entertainment <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Jaki Baskow of Baskow and Associates gives tips on getting the best entertainment without spending the most</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/entertainment/tips-getting-great-event-entertainment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/entertainment/tips-getting-great-event-entertainment#comments Entertainment Wed, 03 Dec 2014 08:23:00 +0000 20471 at http://specialevents.com Photo by Getty Images / © Moodboard Curtain Up: Today's Top Acts in Event Entertainment http://specialevents.com/entertainment/curtain-todays-top-acts-event-entertainment <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Something old, something new--that&#39;s not just for brides. Event entertainment moves through cycles, too, and here are some of the hottest acts around. Enjoy!</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/entertainment/curtain-todays-top-acts-event-entertainment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/entertainment/curtain-todays-top-acts-event-entertainment#comments Entertainment Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:44:00 +0000 18361 at http://specialevents.com An entertainment expert weighs in on hit acts for special events today http://specialevents.com/blog/entertainment-expert-weighs-hit-acts-special-events-today <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>&nbsp;</p> <p><em>Sam Trego, president and executive producer of San Diego-based <a href="http://www.imaginationent.com" target="_blank">Imagination Entertainment</a>, shares his take on the hottest acts and the ongoing importance of event entertainment.</em></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/special-events-blog">Special Events Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/entertainment-expert-weighs-hit-acts-special-events-today" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/entertainment-expert-weighs-hit-acts-special-events-today#comments Entertainment entertainment for special events Special Events Blog Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:17:00 +0000 18351 at http://specialevents.com Party Favor: Pastiche Custom Perfume Helps Party Guest Make Good Scents http://specialevents.com/entertainment/party-favor-pastiche-custom-perfume-helps-party-guest-make-good-scents <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Inspired by a do-it-yourself ice cream sundae bar, the team behind Pastiche Custom Perfume lets party guests create their own custom fragrances.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/entertainment/party-favor-pastiche-custom-perfume-helps-party-guest-make-good-scents" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/entertainment/party-favor-pastiche-custom-perfume-helps-party-guest-make-good-scents#comments Entertainment Wed, 02 Jul 2014 01:25:00 +0000 18531 at http://specialevents.com Photo by Stunning Photography/www.stunning-photography.com Event Pros Share their Takes on the Sochi Opening Ceremonies http://specialevents.com/entertainment/event-pros-share-their-takes-sochi-opening-ceremonies <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="field-deck"> Great technical prowess, satisfactory artistic direction and compassion for the 'fifth ring' failure—here are reviews of the Opening Ceremonies in Sochi by special event pros. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Much of the world watched the opening ceremonies at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, on Friday, with few with as keen an interest and an expert eye as special event professionals. Here are their takes on what worked well and what did not ... </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/entertainment/event-pros-share-their-takes-sochi-opening-ceremonies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/entertainment/event-pros-share-their-takes-sochi-opening-ceremonies#comments Entertainment Event Types Wed, 12 Feb 2014 19:23:00 +0000 16261 at http://specialevents.com <p><em>The Olymics Opening Ceremonies in Sochi, Russia, feature a segment on the rise of industrialization.</em></p> The Big Mermaid Makes a Splash at Parties http://specialevents.com/entertainment/big-mermaid-makes-splash-parties <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="field-deck"> More than just a pretty face and a good swimmer, Linden Wolbert packs an entertainment punch </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Can you hire a real live mermaid for your next party? Yes!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/entertainment/big-mermaid-makes-splash-parties" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/entertainment/big-mermaid-makes-splash-parties#comments Entertainment Tue, 26 Nov 2013 20:59:00 +0000 15481 at http://specialevents.com Act Up: New Entertainment Acts for Special Events http://specialevents.com/entertainment/act-new-entertainment-acts-special-events <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The latest in great acts for your next special event is ready to hit the stage ...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/entertainment/act-new-entertainment-acts-special-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/entertainment/act-new-entertainment-acts-special-events#comments Entertainment Wed, 18 Sep 2013 09:46:00 +0000 14402 at http://specialevents.com Handy Aerialist Rig Puts Pie--and More--in the Sky http://specialevents.com/entertainment/handy-aerialist-rig-puts-pie-and-more-sky <div class="field-byline"> By Susan Cuadrado </div> <div class="field-deck"> A clever freestanding rig from Imagination Entertainment turns food servers and entertainers into aerialists. PLEASE SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS IN THE "DISCUSS" BOX BELOW. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A clever freestanding rig from Imagination Entertainment turns food servers and entertainers into aerialists</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/entertainment/handy-aerialist-rig-puts-pie-and-more-sky" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/entertainment/handy-aerialist-rig-puts-pie-and-more-sky#comments Decor Entertainment Mon, 01 Jul 2013 13:20:00 +0000 11522 at http://specialevents.com Photos by Steve Gale Photo by Steve Gale Scenario Photography Creates Hot Shots http://specialevents.com/entertainment/scenario-photography-creates-hot-shots <div class="field-byline"> By Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="field-deck"> Forget the photo booth--Photo pro John Ganun creates high-end event shoots </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Forget the photo booth--Photo pro John Ganun creates high-end event shoots</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/entertainment/scenario-photography-creates-hot-shots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/entertainment/scenario-photography-creates-hot-shots#comments Entertainment Wed, 22 May 2013 19:21:00 +0000 10222 at http://specialevents.com Photo by Scenario Photography Give your corporate guests entertainment that they don't expect http://specialevents.com/blog/give-your-corporate-guests-entertainment-they-dont-expect <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Corporate entertainment expert Paul Simms from The CEP suggests event planners stop being predictable and start booking unexpected acts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/special-events-blog">Special Events Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/give-your-corporate-guests-entertainment-they-dont-expect" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/give-your-corporate-guests-entertainment-they-dont-expect#comments Corporate Events Entertainment corporate entertainment for special events Special Events Blog Wed, 24 Apr 2013 17:27:00 +0000 9562 at http://specialevents.com