Have a Happy, Safe Fourth of July!

Have a Happy, Safe Fourth of July!It’s almost the most American holiday of the year: Independence Day! It’s time to celebrate the U.S.A. Summer finally feels in full-swing once July 4 rolls around. Don your best red, white and blue (stars and stripes motif is a plus!) and get ready for fireworks, a barbequed feast, and fun times with friends and family. Of course, don’t have too much fun; you don’t want your holiday fun derailed by a sparkler mishap or accident. Consider these safety tips to have a happy, safe Fourth of July! (more…)

Hosting a Fond Farewell Retirement Party

Hosting a Fond Farewell Retirement PartyA long and successful career is something to celebrate! Bid adieu to working life and welcome retirement with a retirement party. You can host a party for yourself or a loved one who may be retiring. If you have a spouse, co-worker or close friend retiring, hosting a fond farewell retirement party to honor their major milestone is a meaningful gift and thoughtful gesture they’ll never forget. Gather close friends, family, and co-workers of past and present to join in celebrating the end of one chapter and the beginning of another. (more…)

Texas Old Town Bridal Fair in Kyle, TX

Texas Old Town Bridal Fair in Kyle, TXWhether you are recently engaged or putting the finishing touches on your wedding planning, you can boost your big day plans and find new inspiration at our upcoming Bridal Fair. Join us this coming Sunday, July 5, for our Texas Old Town Bridal Fair in Kyle, TX, at our beautiful wedding venue. The Bridal Fair allows brides and grooms the opportunity to explore each of our wedding halls while meeting wedding vendors and testing samples. We host these fairs just twice a year, so don’t miss your opportunity to join in the wedded bliss! (more…)

Hiring the Right Photographer for Your Big Day

Hiring the Right Photographer for Your Big DayYour wedding day will fly by in the blink of an eye. While memories have a way of fading over time, photographs are forever, which is why your wedding photography is so important! Wedding photos are a must-have memento of your wedding day. You’ll be able to look back on the celebration for the rest of your marriage thanks to beautiful photos, and you’ll get a glimpse of all the moments with guests or little details that you may have missed. Hiring the right photographer for your big day is key. (more…)

What Your Employees Really Want This Summer

What Your Employees Really Want This SummerIt can be tough to be stuck in an office during the summer months when everyone is itching to get outside into the sunshine. So, why not give the people what they want? What your employees really want this summer is a laid-back work retreat or company day of fun that boosts team morale, bonds co-workers, and rewards your hardworking staff for their efforts. You can make your company event purely about entertainment with a themed party or combine business with pleasure for a team-building retreat that does double duty. (more…)

Honor Mom & Dad with an Anniversary Party

Honor Mom & Dad with an Anniversary PartyHow to make your parents’ year? Honor Mom & Dad with an anniversary party celebrating true love. If your parents have a milestone anniversary on the horizon, or perhaps it’s just been far too long since they were toasted for their strong union, then there’s no better time to surprise them with a special celebration honoring their successful marriage. You may want to make their anniversary a surprise party or just serve as their party planner extraordinaire to bring their vision to life. Gather your family and friends to celebrate the power of lifelong love. (more…)

Summer Nights are Perfect for Engagement Parties

Summer Nights are Perfect for Engagement PartiesHe got down on one knee. You said yes. Now it’s time to celebrate! Toast your new engagement this season with an engagement party. Summer nights are the perfect backdrop for engagement parties. An event venue with both indoor and outdoor facilities that add beautiful ambiance is a must-have for your celebration. Engagement parties are often the first opportunity for both sides of the family to meet, and it’s a time to honor the excitement of your pending marriage, so they are a special occasion every newly engaged couple should enjoy. (more…)

How to Have the Best Family Reunion Yet

How to Have the Best Family Reunion YetA family reunion is a special way to gather your close and distant family members to connect as a family, learn more about each other, and celebrate your family roots. Family reunions come in many shapes and forms: You may host a week-long trip with loved ones or simply host a special one-day gathering. If you’re in charge of planning, here’s how to have the best family reunion yet: Focus the festivities around a group meal. 60% of families cherish a big group meal most at family reunions, according to research gathered by global independent research company Ipsos. (more…)

Fundraising Never Looked So Good

Fundraising Never Looked So GoodWant to host a successful fundraiser? If you make your charity event a memorable experience for guests, you’ll see the donations roll in for your good cause. How to host a stylish charitable event: Select a beautiful venue unlike the standard (boring) banquet hall, create an unforgettable ambiance with thoughtful decor, and rouse the crowd with engaging entertainment. Consider these tips and ideas to make your charity event the talk of the town, and more importantly, to make sure it emphasizes your cause. Fundraising never looked so good. (more…)

Don’t Forget About the Rehearsal Dinner

Don’t Forget About the Rehearsal DinnerWe know an immense amount of careful planning goes in to making your wedding day a dream — but don’t forget about the rehearsal dinner! Your rehearsal dinner is the first event of your wedding weekend and the prelude to your big day. It sets the tone for the main event and helps both build excitement and calm nerves. It’s a great time to connect with close family, out-of-town guests, and your bridal party. Make your rehearsal dinner special, intimate, and above all, fun with these simple rehearsal dinner tips. (more…)