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Annual Friendsgiving Parties: Starting New Traditions With Old Friends

Annual Friendsgiving Parties: Starting New Traditions With Old Friends

Are you looking for a fun, new twist to your holidays that heavily incorporates your friends? Friendsgiving is a holiday specifically crafted for you and your friends. This holiday includes lots of laughs, plenty of food, and a cornucopia of new memories.  What Is a Friendsgiving?  Friendsgiving is exactly what it looks like: a Thanksgiving among friends. The idea of this special holiday is to spend time with old friends and new while enjoying a Thanksgiving-type celebration. Nobody is sure where the term originated from, exactly, but the use of “Friendsgiving” was first found in 2007 on Twitter.  As adults, we often grow apart from our friends because they have […]

Three Team Building Activities for Your Next Corporate Event

Three Team Building Activities for Your Next Corporate Event

What’s better than team building activities at a corporate event? From the heart-pounding escape room heist to the delicious iron chef cooking challenge, team building activities are educational as well as enjoyable. The attendees will benefit from developing problem-solving skills and icebreaker opportunities which lead to better communication among each other. Furthermore, these factors greatly help increase productivity in the workplace. Nevertheless, the phrase ‘team building activities’ often makes team members cringe and scramble in search of the nearest exit. If your team members are reluctant in participating, here are three creative and engaging team building activities we are sure will elicit enthusiasm than embarrassment. After all, greater results are […]

Hosting the Perfect Fall Bridal Shower

Hosting the Perfect Fall Bridal Shower

Bridal showers are fun and celebratory. In fact, there is nothing better than a fall-inspired bridal shower. It’s that occasion when the bride gets to spend time with her close friends and family members before the big day. If your bridal shower is happening in fall, consider yourself the luckiest bride in the world. From pie desserts to birch tree place cards, there is something especially festive about the fall season. Alongside celebrating the upcoming nuptials, a bridal shower is also an occasion when close friends and family members get to express their love for the bride-to-be. If you are planning to hold a fall bridal shower, here are a […]

Vow Renewal at North Shore Event Center

Vow Renewal at North Shore Event Center

The only thing more fun and exciting than actually getting married is gathering with friends and family and paying tribute to years of a successful marriage. A wedding anniversary bash or vow renewal ceremony can be a lot of fun and a great way to celebrate. Every anniversary is a milestone. Whether you have been married for one year, 10 years or 50 years, it’s cause for celebration! There are many different ways to celebrate a wedding anniversary. What you decide to do may depend on your marriage, your preferences, and your budget. Whether a casual, lighthearted gathering or an elegant, formal event, an anniversary celebration or vow renewal ceremony […]

3 Hot 2019 Wedding Trends

3 Hot 2019 Wedding Trends

Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life. You no doubt want your big event to be perfect. For many engaged couples, that means choosing a venue, theme and ensemble that matches their combined style and personality. This also means incorporating some of the latest wedding trends. The majority of trends come and go as styles change and new ideas for wedding themes and décor emerge. Below we discuss three wedding trends that we can see lasting for the long haul. Whether you and your fiancé are considering a dreamy beach wedding with a bohemian flair, or a classic, formal affair with elegant details, you’ll […]

Why Corporate Events Are More than Just a Seminar

Why Corporate Events Are More than Just a Seminar

A corporate event is sometimes a party, sometimes a celebration, and even a time to set goals or recharge our batteries. A seminar is generally a single session or one-day meeting devoted to a specialized topic, usually at an advanced or professional level. Corporate events are not like this, and here’s how. Teaching versus Celebrating Seminars are teaching your employees something. Corporate events are celebrating something. You’ve achieved your sales goal, you’ve made it so many days without a safety concern, maybe your team has finished a project on time and under budget. These things should be celebrated- and you’ve got to have a fun place to accomplish this task […]

Don’t Miss These Fall 2019 Wedding Trends

Don’t Miss These Fall 2019 Wedding Trends

Just like that, we are into the second half of 2019 and the wedding trends of what has been happening at weddings and wedding planning have been cast!  There is so much to talk about- as change is in the air for wedding and wedding venues. Everyone wants a wedding that is memorable for the guests- but it should also reflect the couple. How are people choosing to convey that in their wedding planning? Let us break it down for you. Colors of 2019 The most popular colors are rust, gray-blue, evergreen, gold, rich browns and deep reds.  This year seems to be filled up with beautiful earthy tones. These […]

Reasons to Host an Outdoor Wedding This Summer

Reasons to Host an Outdoor Wedding This Summer

Creating a Sensational Wedding Day Getting ready for a wedding can be a wonderful and stressful time. Picking colors for the bridesmaid dresses, deciding who to invite (or not to invite!), which guests should not be sat next to each other, what day it should be, and a host of other decisions need to be made. In addition to that, what type of reception or wedding venue will you have? Indoor wedding venues? Outdoor wedding venues? What food will be served? How will the reception halls or banquet halls be decorated? With all of these decisions, it can be easy to feel overwhelmed and stressed. Though it is probably normal […]

How Can I Give My Wedding An Intimate Atmosphere?

How Can I Give My Wedding An Intimate Atmosphere?

Many people want to have an intimate atmosphere during their wedding because of the soft and romantic feelings that atmosphere provides. But an intimate atmosphere can seem difficult to achieve, especially when you have more than 100 guests. The good news is, whether you can count the number of your guests on one hand or you have too many to DIY invitations for, there are many simple ways you can bring close-knit and intimate vibes to your wedding. Personalize your decor DIY wedding decorations aren’t just a major wedding trend right now because they save money. They’re also a big trend because they reflect who you are and the tastes […]

How to Throw the Best Parties: Five Tips

How to Throw the Best Parties: Five Tips

Planning a party requires taking care of many details. But it is also a lot of fun! That might explain why approximately 130,000 people are employed in the event and party planning industry in the United States. If you’re interested in throwing the absolute best parties, these five tips will make your event unforgettable…and you’ll look like a party-throwing pro! 1. Choose a Beautiful Setting Deciding where you are having your party is a very important first step. Are you looking at outdoor wedding venues? Indoor wedding places? If you are indoors, you will want to look at banquet halls and perhaps a beautiful ballroom. 2. Look for All-Inclusive Event […]