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South Beach Wine & Food Festival 2015: How One Space Was Used for 4 Major Events

Idea File

Bar Inspiration: 11 Punches for All Seasons

Event Report

Oscar Party Pictures: Big Venue Changes, Social Media Pushes, and Old Hollywood Glam

Event Intelligence

8 Tips for Using Drones at Events

D.C. Prepares for Next Royal Visit

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall are visiting Washington and Louisville, Kentucky, next month. Washington Post: “The official agenda has the couple—we’ll just call them Charles and Camilla, if that’s...

Call Sheet Posted about 11 hours ago

Major Concert Company SFX May Go Private

SFX, the owner of major electronic dance festivals, is proposing that the company go private, less than two years after its I.P.O. The New York Times: “The company has quickly grown to...

Call Sheet Posted about 11 hours ago

Jesse Jackson's Message at Social Media Week

The Revend Jesse Jackson has taken the tech industry to task for its lack of diversity, but he also had a message for social media users at the annual Social Media Week...

Call Sheet Posted about 11 hours ago

8 Event Tech Updates You Should Know About

Find out about new tools available from mobile apps and event management systems, all aimed at helping planners and attendees make the most of their face-to-face experiences.

News Posted about 12 hours ago

5 Mobile Spas to Book For Meetings and Events

Bring massages, hairstyling, and other pampering services to event guests via these mobile spas.

The Scout Posted about 12 hours ago

10 New Dallas/Fort Worth Venues for Spring Meetings and Events

New conference spaces, eateries, drinking spots, and more for events and entertaining this season.

Location Scout Posted about 13 hours ago

10 New Phoenix/Scottsdale Venues for Spring Meetings and Events

New conference spaces, eateries, drinking spots, and more for events and entertaining this season.

Location Scout Posted about 13 hours ago

How Events Lead to Happiness

The live event marketplace Eventbrite may exist in the digital realm, but it connects people to live experiences that lead to happiness, according to Eventbrite co-founder Julia Hartz, who is interviewed as...

Call Sheet Posted yesterday

London’s Hottest and Weirdest New Pop-Up Bar

More than 25,000 people have signed up to get entry into London’s latest pop-up bar: an an owl-theme bar called Annie the Owl that opens in a secret location next month. Tickets...

Call Sheet Posted yesterday

Are Celebrities Bypassing Hotels for Home Rentals?

During Hollywood's award season, celebrities interested in more privacy and personalized amenities—although perhaps not the same level of hospitality—are turning to private home rentals instead of hotel suites. Hollywood Reporter: “’It's not...

Call Sheet Posted yesterday

10 New Atlanta Venues for Spring Meetings and Events

New conference spaces, eateries, drinking spots, and more for events and entertaining this season.

Location Scout Posted 2 days ago

10 New Houston Venues for Spring Meetings and Events

New conference spaces, eateries, drinking spots, and more for events and entertaining this season.

Location Scout Posted 2 days ago

How Minneapolis Put Together a Record-Setting Convention Year

Major League Baseball’s All-Star Game came to Minneapolis in 2014, but so did a number of lower-profile events that helped the city’s hotels and convention facilities set revenue records. Minneapolis Star Tribune:...

Call Sheet Posted 2 days ago

Big Changes in Store for 2022 World Cup

Bowing to the realities of playing the 2022 Wold Cup in the desert nation Qatar in the middle of the summer, FIFA is likely to recommend moving the tournament to November and...

Call Sheet Posted 2 days ago

Travel Site Asks Readers to Commit to Attending Festivals

Festivals are the future for hospitality veteran Chip Conley, an Airbnb executive and founder of the Joie de Vivre hotel chain. His latest project is Fest300, a consumer guide to the 300...

Call Sheet Posted 2 days ago

Movie Premiere Puts Hot Tub on Red Carpet

The Los Angeles premiere of Hot Tub Time Machine 2 had a very fitting prop.

Event Snapshot Posted 3 days ago

10 New Austin Venues for Spring Meetings and Events

New conference spaces, eateries, drinking spots, and more for events and entertaining this season.

Location Scout Posted 3 days ago

10 New Philadelphia Venues for Spring Meetings and Events

New conference spaces, eateries, drinking spots, and more for events and entertaining this season.

Location Scout Posted 3 days ago

Neil Patrick Harris Disappoints as Host

Viewers may remember a well-choreographed opening number from Oscars host Neil Patrick Harris, or the Birdman spoof that had him addressing the audience while wearing his underwear, but overall his performance as...

Call Sheet Posted 3 days ago

Highs and Lows From the Academy Awards

ABC experienced some technical difficulties with its live stream of the Academy Awards—one of the low points of the 87th edition of Hollywood’s biggest night. But high points included Best Supporting Actress...

Call Sheet Posted 3 days ago

What's in the Oscar Gift Bag?

The eye-popping value of the gift bags doled out for a select group of Oscar nominees—a record at $168,000 each—was announced from the stage during the telecast. But what exactly did the...

Call Sheet Posted 3 days ago

Rating the Oscars: Event Producers Give the 2015 Academy Awards a B+

Some of the country's top industry professionals discuss what they liked and didn't like at the 87th Academy Awards.

News Posted 3 days ago

The Art of Storytelling: What Event Marketers Need to Know

At the Event Innovation Forum in New York, Dan Griffis explained how Target views experiential activations as an extension of the brand’s broader marketing initiatives.

News Posted 4 days ago

10 New San Francisco Venues for Spring Meetings and Events

New conference spaces, eateries, drinking spots, and more for events and entertaining this season.

Location Scout Posted 4 days ago

10 New San Diego Venues for Spring Meetings and Events

New conference spaces, eateries, drinking spots, and more for events and entertaining this season.

Location Scout Posted 4 days ago

Inside the White House With Social Secretary Jeremy Bernard

As social secretary, Jeremy Bernard plans every event at the White House and has brought a modern sensibility to the post. Vogue: “Small changes in decorum have not gone unnoticed. This is...

Call Sheet Posted 6 days ago

Powerful PR Chief Changes Strategy on Events

Beauty PR maven Alison Brod thinks the role of events in promoting brands should diminish—but the brands don’t always agree. Racked: "While the social media part of my business is growing, the...

Call Sheet Posted 6 days ago

See Oscar Dresses as Cookies

In a sweet take on red carpet fashion, a team from the International Culinary Center recreated memorable gowns from past Academy Awards as cookies. Stars from Lupita Nyong’o to Julia Roberts to...

Call Sheet Posted 6 days ago

10 Best Ideas of the Week: a Giant Lite-Brite, a Bread-Breaking Ceremony, Framed Floral Arrangements

Here's a look at 10 steal-worthy ideas we spotted this week.

News Posted 7 days ago

11 Ways to Engage a Literary Crowd

The Toronto Public Library's 10th annual Book Lovers' Ball introduced fresh ideas for engaging a highbrow crowd.

Event Report Posted 7 days ago

Las Vegas Moves Forward on Convention Center Expansion Plan

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority could vote as early as Friday on a plan to acquire and demolish the Riviera hotel and casino to make way for a major expansion...

Call Sheet Posted 7 days ago

The $300,000 Dinner Check Everyone Is Talking About

The era of big-time business entertainment is back—at least it was for one night during International C.E.S. in January. Vice Media C.E.O. Shane Smith is reported to have spent $300,000 during one...

Call Sheet Posted 7 days ago

The Surprising Ripple Effects of Chinese New Year

From shutting down factories for more than a week to boosting spending on luxury brands, the Chinese New Year holiday has several ripple effects that reach globally, including in the United States....

Call Sheet Posted 7 days ago

'Vanity Fair' Oscar Party Details: New Venue, a 6,000-Pound Chandelier—and Absolutely No Theme

The magazine lifted the traditional veil of mystery surrounding its Academy Awards bash to reveal some surprising new details of the upcoming event.

News Posted 7 days ago

19 Ways to Make Events Pop With Neon

Here are ways to use pops of neon to add an element of color—and fun—to your next event.

Idea File Posted 8 days ago

12 Tips on Mastering Food Events

This year marks the 25th anniversary of Karlitz & Company, so Herb Karlitz offered some insight into the secrets of his success.

Opinion Column: Ted Kruckel Posted 8 days ago

10 New Chicago Venues for Spring Meetings and Events

New conference spaces, eateries, drinking spots, and more for events and entertaining this season.

Location Scout Posted 8 days ago

10 New Orlando Venues for Spring Meetings and Events

New conference spaces, eateries, drinking spots, and more for events and entertaining this season.

Location Scout Posted 8 days ago

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