How to Determine an Appropriate Wedding Budget


That’s right. It’s time to tackle the dreaded issue of planning out your wedding budget! This is often a bride or groom’s least favorite topic because it means having to get real with the expenses of your wedding and look at the hard figures that will surely impact your finances for the first years of […]

Longstanding Wedding Planning Advice – That’s Passed the Test of Time!

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When you share the exciting news of your engagement with family and friends, it’s natural for them for also want to lend you a piece or two of advice to help you plan your dream day. Even the most well-meaning “must do” tips can be stressful, overwhelming or come across rude. Moreover, how do you […]

7 Ways to Prevent Mother Nature From Ruining Your Party

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When you pour your heart and soul into planning a special occasion for your family and friends, it can be devastating to watch your plans come undone thanks to Mother Nature. This happens more times than anyone could quantify and while there’s no surefire way prevent this from happening, there are several ways you can […]

New Trends and Technologies for Tents


If there’s one thing we really get excited about here at Event Central, it’s new trends and technologies for our tents. We love bringing new looks and features to our clients to help them make their special occasion even more memorable. Just like every other business and industry strives to improve its products and deliver […]

10 Tips for Planning a Budget Friendly Wedding in Central PA


Weddings cost money no matter how you slice it, but throwing a beautiful celebration doesn’t mean you need to take out a loan. There are many opportunities to scale back on your expenses without making your wedding feel “cheap” and we want to share with you our top 10 favorites! Take a look… Narrow down […]

How to Host the Best Family Reunion Yet

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What better time to host a family reunion than during the summer months when you can enjoy being outside together and maybe even use up some of those vacation days to make a long weekend of it? Many families have a longstanding tradition of an annual family reunion that is attended by relatives from coast […]

The Biggest Wedding Planning Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them

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From blowing the budget to having “too many cooks in the kitchen,” there are quite a few wedding planning pitfalls that can turn one of the most wonderful times of your life into a stressful nightmare. Not to worry! The best way to avoid these pitfalls is to first know what they are. Let’s take […]

How to Throw the Ultimate Backyard BBQ


Are you planning to host a backyard BBQ this summer? Whether this is for a holiday, family reunion, graduation party or simply because you like to entertain, take a look at some of our favorite tips for planning a picnic that will be the talk of the town! Give it a theme A backyard BBQ […]

8 Fun Ways to Celebrate the Fourth of July

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8 Fun Ways to Celebrate the Fourth of July The Fourth of July holiday is the keystone to the summer season. It’s often filled with great American traditions like picnics, BBQ, festivals, parades, fireworks and family gatherings of all shapes and sizes. In case you are not yet decided on how you will spend this […]

Planning a Summer 2016 Wedding? Here’s What to Do NOW!

Here is one dream space we created for an outdoor summer wedding. How romantic!

Planning a Summer 2016 Wedding? Here’s What to Do NOW! So you are about a year out from your big day. Congratulations! While it may seem far off in the distance, there are some important wedding planning tasks you can tackle right now that will save you panic and disappointment down the road. Get a […]