Gala Awards http://specialevents.com/taxonomy/term/8491/more en Storybook Wedding: Wilkinson Rhodes Tells a Beautiful Wedding Story http://specialevents.com/weddings/storybook-wedding-wilkinson-rhodes-tells-beautiful-wedding-story <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Wilkinson Rhodes creates a storybook theme wedding in Texas</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/weddings/storybook-wedding-wilkinson-rhodes-tells-beautiful-wedding-story" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/weddings/storybook-wedding-wilkinson-rhodes-tells-beautiful-wedding-story#comments Gala Awards Photo Galleries The Special Event Show Weddings Thu, 04 Feb 2016 03:23:00 +0000 26191 at http://specialevents.com Close-up on Gala Gold: Extra Images of the 2016 Gala Award Winners http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/close-gala-gold-extra-images-2016-gala-award-winners <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>You cheered for them at the <a href="http://specialevents.com/gala-awards" target="_blank">Gala Awards</a> ceremony at <a href="http://thespecialeventshow.com" target="_blank">The Special Event 2016</a>--now take a closer look at this year&#39;s winner. Here&#39;s what the judges fell in love with.</p> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/preview-2016-special-events-gala-award-nominees" target="_blank"><strong>See all the Gala Award nominees here.&nbsp;</strong></a></p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/close-gala-gold-extra-images-2016-gala-award-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/close-gala-gold-extra-images-2016-gala-award-winners#comments Gala Awards The Special Event Show Tue, 02 Feb 2016 00:31:00 +0000 26151 at http://specialevents.com Behind the Gala Awards Game http://specialevents.com/blog/behind-gala-awards-game <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p><img alt="Lisa Hurley" src="/site-files/specialevents.com/files/uploads/2015/12/Hurley_Lisa_Portrait_0.jpg" style="width: 193px; height: 224px; float: left;" />We handed out the <a href="http://specialevents.com/gala-awards" target="_blank">Gala Awards</a> a week ago, and it was a great evening.</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/behind-gala-awards-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/behind-gala-awards-game#comments Gala Awards Special Events Blog Wed, 20 Jan 2016 23:35:00 +0000 25941 at http://specialevents.com Special Events Gala Award Winners Honored at TSE 2016 http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/special-events-gala-award-winners-honored-tse-2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Top event work from around the world receives its due at The Special Event 2016 in Orlando, Fla.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/special-events-gala-award-winners-honored-tse-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/special-events-gala-award-winners-honored-tse-2016#comments Gala Awards News The Special Event Show Fri, 15 Jan 2016 19:54:00 +0000 25901 at http://specialevents.com CIC Celebration: MGM Resorts Events Creates a Custom Entertainment Extravaganza http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/cic-celebration-mgm-resorts-events-creates-custom-entertainment-extravaganza <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>MGM Resorts Event Productions created a lavish evening with a gourmet dinner and awards presentations built around a customized theatrical production show created from material obtained during personal interviews with the honorees. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/cic-celebration-mgm-resorts-events-creates-custom-entertainment-extravaganza" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/cic-celebration-mgm-resorts-events-creates-custom-entertainment-extravaganza#comments Corporate Events Entertainment Gala Awards Thu, 07 Jan 2016 03:02:00 +0000 25831 at http://specialevents.com Emily in Wonderland: FOS Decor Creates an Alice-theme Bat Mitzvah http://specialevents.com/bar-bat-mitzvahschildrens-events/emily-wonderland-fos-decor-creates-alice-theme-bat-mitzvah <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Fall down the rabbit hole with FOS Decor and team for a fabulous Alice in Wonderland-theme bat mitzvah.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/bar-bat-mitzvahschildrens-events/emily-wonderland-fos-decor-creates-alice-theme-bat-mitzvah" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/bar-bat-mitzvahschildrens-events/emily-wonderland-fos-decor-creates-alice-theme-bat-mitzvah#comments Bar-Bat Mitzvahs/Children's Events Gala Awards Photo Galleries Themed Events Tue, 29 Dec 2015 18:09:00 +0000 25661 at http://specialevents.com Preview the 2016 Special Events Gala Award Nominees http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/preview-2016-special-events-gala-award-nominees <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Catch your breath now because these gorgeous events will leave you breathless--the 2016 Special Events Gala Award nominees</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/preview-2016-special-events-gala-award-nominees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/preview-2016-special-events-gala-award-nominees#comments Gala Awards Photo Galleries Mon, 07 Dec 2015 23:43:00 +0000 25491 at http://specialevents.com Beach Bash: MGM Resorts Creates a Timeless Beach Party http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/beach-bash-mgm-resorts-creates-timeless-beach-party <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>MGM Resorts Event Productions treated more than 5,500 technology professionals to a final-night beach party at the 11-acre Mandalay Bay Beach Complex in Las Vegas--an event nominated for a 2016 Special Events Gala Award.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/beach-bash-mgm-resorts-creates-timeless-beach-party" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/beach-bash-mgm-resorts-creates-timeless-beach-party#comments Corporate Events Gala Awards Photo Galleries Wed, 02 Dec 2015 23:36:00 +0000 25401 at http://specialevents.com Wowing the Warehouse: Designs by Sean Creates a 50th Birthday in a Warehouse http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/wowing-warehouse-designs-sean-creates-50th-birthday-warehouse <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Designs by Sean puts the "wow" in a warehouse for this 50th birthday party</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/wowing-warehouse-designs-sean-creates-50th-birthday-warehouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/wowing-warehouse-designs-sean-creates-50th-birthday-warehouse#comments Gala Awards Photo Galleries Tue, 01 Dec 2015 17:07:00 +0000 25361 at http://specialevents.com Special Events Names Special Gala Award Winners for 2016 http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/special-events-names-special-gala-award-winners-2016 <div class="field-deck"> Special Gala Awards honor outstanding achievement </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><em>Special Events</em> magazine has revealed the names of its 2016 honorees for two significant awards. Kelly Murphy will receive the 2016 Gala Award for Lifetime Achievement, while Joann Roth-Oseary will receive the Richard Carbotti Gala Award, which honors the spirit of volunteerism for special events.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/special-events-names-special-gala-award-winners-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/gala-awards/special-events-names-special-gala-award-winners-2016#comments Gala Awards Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:11:00 +0000 25311 at http://specialevents.com <p>Kelly Murphy (left) and Joann Roth-Oseary</p>