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Planning a Graduation Party Your Child Will Never Forget

Planning a Graduation Party Your Child Will Never Forget

Are you the parent of a graduating senior?  If so, you are probably looking for a way to celebrate and commemorate your child’s accomplishments.  Finishing high school or college is a big deal, so it is worth making a big deal out of it! What better way to show your child how proud you are than by throwing him or her a graduation party.  While parties are a lot of fun, they can also be a lot of work. Planning this type of party can feel a bit overwhelming. At the North Shore Event Center, we are all about celebrations. Let our experienced staff guide you in the party planning […]

Hosting the Perfect Bridal Shower at North Shore Event Center

Hosting the Perfect Bridal Shower at North Shore Event Center

First comes love, then comes marriage, right?  Wrong! First comes love, then comes the engagement, and then comes the bridal shower.  This party celebrates the impending wedding while showering the bride with gifts for her new role as a wife.  Traditionally, the role of host for the bridal shower falls to the maid of honor, but that doesn’t have to be the case.  The bridal party as a whole may throw a joint shower or one side of the family may throw a shower just for relatives. If you live in the North Shore area and plan to host a bridal shower soon, please consider the North Shore Event Center.  […]

3 Great Wedding Ideas For Spring

3 Great Wedding Ideas For Spring

A wedding at any time of year is beautiful, but there is something special about a spring wedding.  That’s probably why spring is the kick-off to the wedding season! Spring is a time of new growth, with budding trees and the first flowers of the year.  What better season to begin a new life together as a married couple? If your wedding date is set for the spring, why not incorporate elements of the season into your wedding?  From spring colors to spring flowers, there are so many ways to highlight the spring season in your wedding. Here are some great spring wedding ideas. Utilize spring wedding colors for your […]

3 Valentine’s Day Wedding Ideas You’ll Love

3 Valentine’s Day Wedding Ideas You’ll Love

Having a February wedding does not only allow the chance for a winter wedding, but also a Valentine’s Day wedding. Who wouldn’t want a wedding during the holiday made for love? You may find that you want to stick with a Valentine’s theme for your wedding. If so, there are many options for your Valentine’s wedding!  Hearts All-Around  Heart shapes are a huge part of Valentine’s day and are a perfect theme for your Valentine’s themed winter wedding. This shape can be applied to many aspects of a wedding, starting with the pillow your ring bearer brings down the aisle or the boutonniere on your groom’s suit.  Plenty of parts […]

Planning the Perfect Winter Wonderland Wedding

Planning the Perfect Winter Wonderland Wedding

Having a wedding during the winter has many perks. Some of these perks include beautiful snowy scenery and a fairy-tale sort of charm. All the same, choosing to have a wedding during the winter can cause the need for a lot more consideration. As pretty as it is, the cold weather can prove to host some challenges. Planning ahead for your winter wonderland wedding is the best you can do to combat these challenges. These winter wedding ideas can save you the hassle of experiencing unexpected difficulties on your special day.  Dress for the Weather  One of the biggest challenges of a winter wonderland wedding is the cold weather. Nobody […]

Five Fabulous Party Ideas to Ring In Your New Year

Five Fabulous Party Ideas to Ring In Your New Year

For many of us, New Year’s Eve is a big celebration. We’ve made it through another year and made many achievements. Due to the importance of celebrating the New Year, parties held on New Year’s Eve are a big deal. Do you want to add a unique twist to your party that will shock guests? Stumped on ideas in general? Here are five New Year’s party ideas to help out!   Bring the Roaring 20s to Your New Year Head back to the prohibition with a 1920s themed New Year party. Take this theme and design your party around it. Try serving prohibition-era drinks and design with an art-deco theme. Your […]

Fun Holiday Party Ideas for Your Business’s Big Bash

Fun Holiday Party Ideas for Your Business’s Big Bash

Every business needs to let loose and have some fun at some point in the year. After working so hard, your employees may want the chance to have fun with their co-workers and enjoy a fun party. While there are a variety of holidays to host an office holiday party for, you may still feel stumped on ideas. For unique corporate holiday party ideas, look no further!  Vote on a Holiday Party Theme  One way to bring the entire business together is to hold an office-wide vote for the theme of your party. You can either come up with a group of plausible themes for everyone to vote on or […]

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 […]