Event Types http://specialevents.com/taxonomy/term/7407/more en Zoo Centennial Roars: Mark Joseph Creative Helps the San Diego Zoo Global Celebrate its 100th http://specialevents.com/fairsfestivals/zoo-centennial-roars-mark-joseph-creative-helps-san-diego-zoo-global-celebrate-its-10 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>The <a href="http://www.sandiegozooglobal.org/" target="_blank">San Diego Zoo Global</a> roars at its stunning 100th&nbsp;anniversary thanks to help from the team at <a href="http://www.markjosephcreative.com/" target="_blank">Mark Joseph Creative.</a></p> </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/fairsfestivals/zoo-centennial-roars-mark-joseph-creative-helps-san-diego-zoo-global-celebrate-its-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/fairsfestivals/zoo-centennial-roars-mark-joseph-creative-helps-san-diego-zoo-global-celebrate-its-10#comments Fairs/Festivals News Photo Galleries The Special Event Show Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:03:00 +0000 29261 at http://specialevents.com DMCs Go Big: Big Events from the Special Events 2016 '25 Top DMCs' http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/dmcs-go-big-big-events-special-events-2016-25-top-dmcs <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p><em><a href="http://specialevents.com/decor/photo-galleries" target="_blank">Special Events</a> </em>shares big events created by some of the companies listed on the 2016 edition of our &quot;25 Top DMCs.&quot; Here&#39;s how the big players do it!</p> <p>Read the full list in the Summer issue of <em>Special Events.&nbsp;</em>Not a subscriber? We can fix that; just click <a href="http://bit.ly/2910Cjs" target="_blank">here </a>for more information.</p> </div> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/dmcs-go-big-big-events-special-events-2016-25-top-dmcs#comments Corporate Events Photo Galleries Tue, 28 Jun 2016 12:32:00 +0000 29201 at http://specialevents.com Keeping Summer Event Crowds Orderly, Safe—and Happy http://specialevents.com/blog/keeping-summer-event-crowds-orderly-safe-and-happy <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>If you're hosting a big summer event, you have big responsibilities to keep guests safe</div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/keeping-summer-event-crowds-orderly-safe-and-happy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/keeping-summer-event-crowds-orderly-safe-and-happy#comments Fairs/Festivals News crowd control at special events Special Events Blog Mon, 27 Jun 2016 21:16:00 +0000 29181 at http://specialevents.com Building a Solid Team For a Destination Event http://specialevents.com/blog/building-solid-team-destination-event <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Just like its at-home counterparts, a successful destination event requires teamwork--there is no such thing as a "one-man show" in the events industry. With that in mind, it’s important to put together a solid team to ensure that the final celebration goes off without a hitch.</div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/building-solid-team-destination-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/building-solid-team-destination-event#comments Event Types Cocoon Events Group teambuilding for destination events Special Events Blog Wed, 22 Jun 2016 21:47:00 +0000 29101 at http://specialevents.com Beach Ball: Events by Fabulous Produces the 2016 Heal the Bay Gala http://specialevents.com/photo-galleries/beach-ball-events-fabulous-produces-2016-heal-bay-gala <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://eventsbyfabulous.com/" target="_blank">Events by Fabulous</a> dreams up an undersea soiree for the annual gala of <a href="http://www.healthebay.org/" target="_blank">Heal the Bay</a>, the organization dedicated to keeping southern California&#39;s coastal waters clean and healthy.</p> </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/photo-galleries/beach-ball-events-fabulous-produces-2016-heal-bay-gala" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/photo-galleries/beach-ball-events-fabulous-produces-2016-heal-bay-gala#comments Galas/Fundraisers Photo Galleries The Special Event Show Tue, 21 Jun 2016 14:43:00 +0000 29091 at http://specialevents.com Track Star: Hargrove Helps Stella Artois Shine at the Kentucky Derby http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/track-star-hargrove-helps-stella-artois-shine-kentucky-derby <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Event and exhibit expert <a href="http://www.hargroveinc.com" target="_blank">Hargrove </a>helps Stella Artois&nbsp;create an elegant beer garden at the famed Kentucky Derby.</p> </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/track-star-hargrove-helps-stella-artois-shine-kentucky-derby" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/track-star-hargrove-helps-stella-artois-shine-kentucky-derby#comments Corporate Events Photo Galleries Tue, 14 Jun 2016 05:38:00 +0000 28951 at http://specialevents.com Zoo Ball Preview: Lincoln Park Zoo Hosts Ball Kick-off Party http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/zoo-ball-preview-lincoln-park-zoo-hosts-ball-kick-party <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The Women's Board of Lincoln Park Zoo gathers for a kick-off party at Neiman Marcus</div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/zoo-ball-preview-lincoln-park-zoo-hosts-ball-kick-party" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/zoo-ball-preview-lincoln-park-zoo-hosts-ball-kick-party#comments Galas/Fundraisers Photo Galleries Tue, 07 Jun 2016 12:41:00 +0000 28821 at http://specialevents.com First 50: Tolo Events Helps Seattle's Museum of Flight Celebrate a Big Birthday http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/first-50-tolo-events-helps-seattles-museum-flight-celebrate-big-birthday <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>A gala that told the story of the first 50 years of the <a href="http://www.museumofflight.org" target="_blank">Museum of Flight </a>in Seattle treated 800 guests to an array of aviation stars, from military heroes to airplane designers to Apollo 8 astronaut Bill Anders, thanks to the team from <a href="http://toloevents.com/" target="_blank">Tolo Events</a>.</p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/first-50-tolo-events-helps-seattles-museum-flight-celebrate-big-birthday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/first-50-tolo-events-helps-seattles-museum-flight-celebrate-big-birthday#comments Decor Gala Awards Galas/Fundraisers Photo Galleries The Special Event Show Tue, 24 May 2016 12:51:00 +0000 28531 at http://specialevents.com Goodbye, Kids Table: Events for Children Feature Grown-up Menus http://specialevents.com/bar-bat-mitzvahschildrens-events/goodbye-kids-table-events-children-feature-grown-menus <div class="field-deck"> The great divide between menu choices for adults and kids is gone. Today, events offer fantastic food for all ages. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The great divide between menu choices for adults and kids is gone. Today, events offer fantastic food for all ages. </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/bar-bat-mitzvahschildrens-events/goodbye-kids-table-events-children-feature-grown-menus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/bar-bat-mitzvahschildrens-events/goodbye-kids-table-events-children-feature-grown-menus#comments Bar-Bat Mitzvahs/Children's Events Catering Mon, 23 May 2016 22:17:00 +0000 28511 at http://specialevents.com <p>Fruit towers with Kool-Aid&nbsp;pipettes&nbsp;from Puff &#39;n Stuff.&nbsp;</p> Photo courtesy Puff 'n Stuff Big Top Ball: Hello Destination Management Creates a Circus Gala for Give Kids the World Village http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/big-top-ball-hello-destination-management-creates-circus-gala-give-kids-world-villa <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Hello Destination Management creates a big-top theme gala for the Give Kids the World fundraiser, taking guests on a quest to save the "family circus"--and bringing out the kid in everyone.</div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/big-top-ball-hello-destination-management-creates-circus-gala-give-kids-world-villa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/big-top-ball-hello-destination-management-creates-circus-gala-give-kids-world-villa#comments Gala Awards Galas/Fundraisers Photo Galleries The Special Event Show Thu, 19 May 2016 15:55:00 +0000 28451 at http://specialevents.com