Tag: Events

Beedie Rock ‘N’ The Park

After 2 years, longtime clients Beedie Development Group were eager to host an epic return to live events as a give back to their staff, colleagues, friends, & the greater community coming…

Tranquility Cove Adventure

If you’re not leveraging the unique local experiences of the destination you’ve chosen to host your event, you’re letting your guests down.  Tranquillity Cove Adventures Perry Gotell in Georgetown, PEI, offers a…

Authentic Italian at Quadros

A supplier took my dad and me out for dinner in Toronto’s Little Italy not long after we moved to Mississauga in the late 80s from Sherwood Park, Alberta. The experience was…

Exhibition Place Debuts Wi-Fi 6 at Beanfield Centre

A few years back, we had to cancel an education event 15 minutes into a 4-hour curriculum because the WiFi was so bad none of the attendees could access the lesson. It…

Hala Bissada’ Rocks the RBC Innovator’s Ball

This will be the last time we talk about a past winner for a bit because today we’ll be announcing the 2022 Canadian Event Award nominees. Then we are going to tell…

The PEI Experience

It’s the way the ocean air hit’s your lungs, the movement of the boat beneath your feet, the anticipation of a successful hunt, and the unique thrill of landing a giant bluefin…

Five Insider Tips to Submitting Award Winning Entries

Entering award competitions for event professionals is important. Not just to win but also for the experience. Valuable lessons come from the time and effort spent preparing your entry, and the application…

Bond Brand Loyalty Wins For MLSE Playoff Parties

A winner of last year’s Best Creative Solution For the 2020 Leafs & Raptors Playoff Campaign, BondBrand Loyalty helped Ford of Canada reward fans who’ve gone above & beyond in their community…

Creative Problem Solving for Event Design in 3 Easy Steps!

As you might imagine, when working in the arena of live experiences for a living, event professionals run into all sorts of opportunities to Creative Problem Solve. Stacy Harwood of One West Events and…

Maya’s Moroccan Paradise

On Sunday, June 17, 2018, party planner Heidi Gruenspan joined forces with Craig Grudz, DT Floral and Decor Inc, Aaron Schacter, Bounce Entertainment and the team from the Eglinton Grand to design…

Eatertainment’s Beats + Eats Bash

    Every year, Eatertainment Events & Catering throws their Beats + Eats Bash in Toronto, a fabulous showcase for loyal clients and industry colleagues to debut their fresh ideas of food, drinks,…

MCNABB ROICK Merges Science & Curiosity

There are those that create brilliant events and then there are those that create pure brilliance and infuse it into every minute facet of an event; intricately playing innovation and creativity like…

Breaking the Ice

By Stacy Wyatt IceWine is uniquely Canadian. Well known by connoisseurs worldwide, Icewine still remains a mystery for most Canadians who are unfamiliar with the celebrated beverage in the tall skinny bottle.…

Yellow Flowers & Sunny Days

10 Gorgeous Summer Table Settings

by Stacy Wyatt Summer is the perfect time to get creative with your table settings. The beauty of being outside and dining al fresco is that your table design doesn’t need to…

4 Things You Need to Know Before Using Drones

Courtesy of FMAV Drones are cool and they’re only getting smarter, more powerful and less expensive. But there are a few important considerations to take which may severely limit or completely inhibit…

Seventh Heaven Shares 8 Questions to Ask Your Caterer

Not only does the food and drink at an event usually account for the largest part of the event budget, it also tends to be one of the most memorable aspects for guests. This…

Five Secrets to Winning Event Awards

Five Secrets to Winning Event Business Awards By Stacy Wyatt, Founder & Publisher, Canadian Special Events Magazine Entering award competitions for event professionals is important. Not just to win but also for…

Mermaids Making Waves at Events

  AquaMermaid is the newest, hottest thing to hit events in ages. Imagine building a custom pool in the middle of your event and having live mermaids splashing about while guests mill…

Inspired Spaces February 17

  Looking to beat the February blahs? Yearning for fresh creative ideas to fuel your imagination? On Wednesday, February 17, prepare to be inspired. Inspired Spaces, the annual tabletop challenge by Seneca’s…