Venues http://specialevents.com/taxonomy/term/7415/more en Down by the Seashore: 709 Beach Creates a Wedding Showcase http://specialevents.com/venues/down-seashore-709-beach-creates-wedding-showcase <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Inspired by <a href="http://thespecialeventshow.com" target="_blank">The Special Event</a> in January, Regina Paolella, catering director at <a href="http://www.709pointbeach.com/" target="_blank">907</a> &nbsp;in Point Pleasant Beach, N.J., creates a wedding showcase that shows off her seaside venue. Photos by <a href="http://www.contemporaryimage.com/#!/HOME" target="_blank">Emil Bartsche/The Contemporary Image.</a></p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/venues/down-seashore-709-beach-creates-wedding-showcase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/venues/down-seashore-709-beach-creates-wedding-showcase#comments Catering Event Types Photo Galleries Venues Wed, 14 May 2014 16:36:00 +0000 17261 at http://specialevents.com Dorchester Hotels Threatened with Boycotts over Brunei's Sharia Law http://specialevents.com/hotels/dorchester-hotels-threatened-boycotts-over-bruneis-sharia-law <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="field-deck"> Events cancel at the high-end Beverly Hills Hotel in protest of harsh religious sanctions to be imposed by its owner, Brunei </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Tensions over political stances taken by the tiny country of Brunei are being felt 8,000 miles away in Beverly Hills, where feminists and gay rights activists are threatening to boycott the landmark Beverly Hills Hotel, which is owned by the Brunei government.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/dorchester-hotels-threatened-boycotts-over-bruneis-sharia-law" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/dorchester-hotels-threatened-boycotts-over-bruneis-sharia-law#comments Hotels Wed, 07 May 2014 15:25:00 +0000 17181 at http://specialevents.com <p><em><strong>The&nbsp;<span style="font-size: 12.727272033691406px;">Feminist Majority Foundation Rally at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Monday.&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 12.727272033691406px;">Photo by Jillian Ellis.</span></strong></em></p> Cernik Takes Role of Director of Meeting and Event Management at Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel http://specialevents.com/hotels/cernik-takes-role-director-meeting-and-event-management-sheraton-new-york-times-square-hotel <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> Cernik moves from director of banquets role </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Cernik will bring 'a personalized touch' to events</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/cernik-takes-role-director-meeting-and-event-management-sheraton-new-york-times-square-hotel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/cernik-takes-role-director-meeting-and-event-management-sheraton-new-york-times-square-hotel#comments Hotels Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:12:00 +0000 17001 at http://specialevents.com <p>Brian Cernik has been promoted to director of meeting and event management at the Sheraon New York Times Square Hotel.</p> Back to Bliss: Royal Park Hotel Stages 8th Annual Ballroom Bliss Showcase http://specialevents.com/hotels/back-bliss-royal-park-hotel-stages-8th-annual-ballroom-bliss-showcase <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>This annual event showcase from the Royal Park Hotel shows six top event trends in fabulous vignettes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/back-bliss-royal-park-hotel-stages-8th-annual-ballroom-bliss-showcase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/back-bliss-royal-park-hotel-stages-8th-annual-ballroom-bliss-showcase#comments Hotels Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:27:00 +0000 16901 at http://specialevents.com Rimedio Joins L'Ermitage Beverly Hills as F&B Director http://specialevents.com/hotels/rimedio-joins-lermitage-beverly-hills-fb-director <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>L&rsquo;Ermitage Beverly Hills announced yesterday that it has named Nicholas&nbsp;Rimedio&nbsp;as food and beverage director, overseeing all culinary efforts and partnerships for the property.&nbsp;</p> <p>The property is part of the Viceroy Hotel Group.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/rimedio-joins-lermitage-beverly-hills-fb-director" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/rimedio-joins-lermitage-beverly-hills-fb-director#comments Hotels Fri, 04 Apr 2014 20:42:00 +0000 16781 at http://specialevents.com <p><em>Nicholas Rimedio joins L&#39;Ermitage Beverly Hills as food and beverage director.</em></p> Venue News for the Downtown Grand Las Vegas, Convene at 101 Park Avenue and Kimpton Hotels http://specialevents.com/venues/venue-news-downtown-grand-las-vegas-convene-101-park-avenue-and-kimpton-hotels <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> Venue updates in Las Vegas, New York </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Venue news for event planners in Las Vegas and New York</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/venues/venue-news-downtown-grand-las-vegas-convene-101-park-avenue-and-kimpton-hotels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/venues/venue-news-downtown-grand-las-vegas-convene-101-park-avenue-and-kimpton-hotels#comments Venues Wed, 26 Feb 2014 18:36:00 +0000 16371 at http://specialevents.com News from Venue One, Pacific Ballroom, Cavallo Point Lodge http://specialevents.com/venues/news-venue-one-pacific-ballroom-cavallo-point-lodge <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div> Venue One&mdash;an event space located in Chicago&#39;s West Loop neighborhood&mdash;has launched a new culinary program featuring food and beverage packages from its restaurant-caliber on-site kitchen ... </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/venues/news-venue-one-pacific-ballroom-cavallo-point-lodge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/venues/news-venue-one-pacific-ballroom-cavallo-point-lodge#comments Venues Wed, 04 Dec 2013 10:15:00 +0000 15591 at http://specialevents.com The Planner and the Property: Top Wedding Planners Share their Favorite Hotels http://specialevents.com/hotels/planner-and-property-top-wedding-planners-share-their-favorite-hotels <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="field-deck"> Five top wedding planners share five favorite properties. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Event planners love the challenge of taking an offbeat space and turning it into an outstanding event. But when the time comes for a venue that offers a stunning setting, outstanding support and often a deep well of memories for guests, nothing beats a hotel. Here, five top wedding planners share five favorite properties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/planner-and-property-top-wedding-planners-share-their-favorite-hotels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/planner-and-property-top-wedding-planners-share-their-favorite-hotels#comments Hotels Silver Tue, 26 Nov 2013 12:38:00 +0000 15441 at http://specialevents.com <p>The beautiful Mount Stephen Hall at the Fairmont Banff Springs is transformed by Lynn Fletcher Weddings. Photo by Orange Girl Photographs.</p> New Off-site Cocktail Service, Chelsea Space, Napa Valley Wine Train http://specialevents.com/venues/new-site-cocktail-service-chelsea-space-napa-valley-wine-train <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p> <strong>The Spare Room Offers Off-site Cocktail Service</strong><br /> The Spare Room&mdash;a cocktail lounge and &quot;gaming parlor located in the Hollywood Roosevelt hotel in Los Angeles&mdash;has launched an off-site cocktail catering arm. The cocktail team works with clients to design a custom cocktail affair featuring premium, small-batch spirits, local ingredients and house-made syrups.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/venues/new-site-cocktail-service-chelsea-space-napa-valley-wine-train" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/venues/new-site-cocktail-service-chelsea-space-napa-valley-wine-train#comments Venues Silver Wed, 06 Nov 2013 09:44:00 +0000 15261 at http://specialevents.com New Arizona Biltmore 'Speakeasy,' Broadmoor Incentives, Radisson Blu 'Experience' Program http://specialevents.com/venues/new-arizona-biltmore-speakeasy-broadmoor-incentives-radisson-blu-experience-program <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> Exciting new event options include a speakeasy and event programs </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Exciting new event options include a speakeasy and event programs</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/venues/new-arizona-biltmore-speakeasy-broadmoor-incentives-radisson-blu-experience-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/venues/new-arizona-biltmore-speakeasy-broadmoor-incentives-radisson-blu-experience-program#comments Venues Silver Tue, 29 Oct 2013 16:37:00 +0000 15171 at http://specialevents.com