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Host a Lavish Dance Party—for Kids

A New York-based company hosts kid-centric parties at clubs, complete with professional dancers, roped-off V.I.P. areas—and an 8-year-old DJ.

The Scout Posted 3 days ago

Why Surprise Proposal Parties Are Hot Right Now

Popping the question has become a more intimate and personalized affair, according to event planners.

The Scout Posted 4 days ago

Top Trends in Social Events: 13 Ideas From Bridal and Baby Showers

Here are the latest ideas and strategies for design, invitations, catering, and more.

Feature Posted 5 days ago

Memorial Day Party Ideas: 4 Tasty Catering Options

As outdoor entertaining season heats up, caterer Milli Taylor shares her modern approach to festive food in the new cookbook Party-Perfect Bites.

The Scout Posted 8 days ago

See How One Teen's Bar Mitzvah Incorporated His Favorite Hobby

The Formula One-theme party took over a racetrack in Austin, Texas.

The Scout Posted 8 days ago

Top Trends in Social Events: 12 Ideas From Weddings

Here are the latest ideas and strategies for design, invitations, catering, and more.

Feature Posted 9 days ago

What Wedding Pros Are Talking About This Season

From customized dance floors to whimsical cocktails, here's a look at the 11 biggest trends seen at recent bridal shows.

Idea File Posted 10 days ago

Top Trends in Social Events: 16 Ideas From Birthday Parties

Here are the latest ideas and strategies for design, invitations, catering, and more.

Feature Posted 10 days ago

The Future of Event Design: What Will Live Experiences Look Like in the Next Few Years?

Top planners and designers forecast the future of corporate events and meetings.

Feature Posted 11 days ago

3 Unique Escort Card Ideas for Weddings

These quirky, personal, and themed escort cards got guests seated in style.

The Scout Posted May 11, 2015, 7:00 AM EDT

Summer Sips: 7 New Cocktails From Top Mixologists

Get ready for summer parties with these fresh alternatives to traditional drinks.

The Scout Posted May 5, 2015, 7:15 AM EDT

14 Elegant Ideas for Branding at Events

Brands are finding sophisticated ways to seamlessly incorporate logos into event and meeting experiences.

Idea File Posted May 4, 2015, 7:00 AM EDT

13 Clever Tea Party Ideas for Spring and Summer Events

From antique cup centerpieces to brew-infused cocktails, these catering and decor concepts make the British tradition less formal and more fun.

Idea File Posted April 29, 2015, 7:00 AM EDT

Pop Art Inspiration: 12 Design Ideas Borrowed From Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, and More

Here's a look inside events that have borrowed visual cues from the Pop Art movement.

Idea File Posted April 21, 2015, 7:45 AM EDT

This Virtual Fire Pit Heats Up Events Year-Round

A video projection of flicking flames offers an upgraded, event-friendly version of the traditional Yule log.

The Scout Posted April 16, 2015, 7:15 AM EDT

6 Group Activities for Wine Lovers

From painting in a vineyard to learning how to photograph wine, here are six ideas for entertaining oenophiles.

Idea File Posted April 16, 2015, 7:00 AM EDT

Where to Find Customizable, Interactive Projections

A Montreal-based visual design firm provides one-of-a-kind projections of games, animations, and video content.

The Scout Posted April 13, 2015, 7:00 AM EDT

10 Offbeat Musical Entertainers to Book for Events Now

From hunky violinists to floating tuba players, these acts hit all the right notes when it comes to grabbing guests' attention.

Idea File Posted April 8, 2015, 7:15 AM EDT

Back to the Future: 16 Mid-Century Rental Ideas That Feel Totally Modern

Retro, Mad Men-worthy seating choices, coffee tables, and accent pieces have proven to always be in style at events.

Idea File Posted April 3, 2015, 7:00 AM EDT

Spring Cleaning: 14 Minimalist Design Ideas for Events

Give events a clean, minimal look with these fuss-free design ideas.

Idea File Posted April 2, 2015, 7:30 AM EDT

18 Ideas for Classic Americana-Inspired Event Decor

Event professionals have interpreted the concept in styles from folksy to elegant.

Idea File Posted April 1, 2015, 7:30 AM EDT

Easter Inspiration: 10 Creative Springtime Desserts

Here's a look at lavish Easter treats from top pastry chefs.

Idea File Posted April 1, 2015, 7:15 AM EDT

Garden Party Inspiration: 16 Ideas From Spring Flower Shows

This month, flower shows are taking place across the country, showcasing fresh ideas for springy floral arrangements.

Idea File Posted March 26, 2015, 7:30 AM EDT

18 Ways to Add Color to Spring Events

With the thaw of winter finally beginning to lift around the country, these ideas can provide inspiration for event decor, staging, and catering.

Idea File Posted March 18, 2015, 8:06 AM EDT

11 Ideas for Eye-Catching Check-In Desks

Make a memorable first impression on guests with these striking ideas for check-in areas.

Idea File Posted March 17, 2015, 7:15 AM EDT

7 D.I.Y. Activities to Unleash Guests' Creativity at Events

Here are fresh ideas for crafty activities at meetings and events.

Idea File Posted March 11, 2015, 7:30 AM EDT

5 Wedding Design and Decor Trends to Know About Right Now

Mindy Weiss and Wedding Paper Divas celebrated their collaboration with an event that showed off five distinct looks—suitable for all types of events.

Idea File Posted March 9, 2015, 7:00 AM EDT

5 Awards Season Trends: Event Ideas From the 2015 Oscars, Grammys, and Golden Globes

From upside-down flowers to crisp table settings, this year's parties celebrating film, television, and music featured notable design inspiration.

Idea File Posted March 3, 2015, 7:30 AM EST

24 Catering Ideas to Steal From South Beach Wine & Food Festival

From color-blocked cocktails to drool-worthy dessert bars, try these inspired ideas for your next meeting or event.

Idea File Posted March 3, 2015, 7:00 AM EST

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 February 26, 2015, 7:30 AM EST

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