Expert Tips for Hosting a New Year’s Eve Party

expert-tips-for-hosting-a-new-years-eve-partyThe holidays are not over yet! We are just a few days away from ringing in the New Year and you’re likely trying to finalize your plans for where you will go to celebrate. Maybe you’re even considering hosting your own New Year’s Eve party this year. If so, we have some great advice for creating a fun and memorable occasion that will start 2017 off right!

Be smart about the size of your guest list

If you’re hosting your party at your home, be realistic about how many guests you can comfortably fit. If you want people to mix, …

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How to Throw a Surprise New Year’s Wedding

Two beautiful young couples having fun at New Year's Eve Party, holding cardboard numbers 2017

If you’ve been thinking about getting married, but don’t want to deal with the hassle and expense of throwing a big wedding, a surprise wedding might be a great fit for making it official while keeping it fun.

Since New Year’s Eve falls on a Saturday this year, hosting a party – and then throwing a surprise wedding with your family and friends there – would be quite the way to ring in 2017! It’s easier than you might think. Take a look at our tips for throwing a surprise New Year’s wedding.

Get everyone together

First and foremost, you …

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New Year, New Goals: Why We Are Excited for 2016

The word 2016 spelled out on clothespin clipped cards in front of glowing lights.

The New Year is quickly approaching and now is the time when everyone seems to shift their focus toward new beginnings and goal setting. 2015 was a great year for the Event Central team, but there is always room for improvement and the opportunity to do more and do it better with the coming year!

For 2016, we have set some ambitious goals that have us excited for great things to come over the next 12 months. Let’s take a look at what has us most excited to ring in the New Year!

New trends and styles

The New Year …

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Wedding Planning Inspiration for Holiday Brides

Wedding Planning Inspiration for Holiday Brides

Are you going to be a holiday bride or helping someone plan their holiday wedding? Then we want to share some inspiration with you!

The holidays are great time to plan a wedding because decorations and ideas are abundant – and so is everyone’s holiday cheer. With a few simple touches, you can easily pull in elements of the festive season while still keeping your wedding classy, elegant and timeless. Just take a look at our five favorite decoration ideas for 2015…

Live greens

Live greens from pine trees and holly bushes make the perfect decorations to scatter throughout your …

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5 Tips for Planning a New Year’s Eve Wedding

Christmas is just days away and while this isn’t commonly a holiday people choose to make their wedding day, there is one more holiday right around the corner that has become a popular date for brides and grooms to say “I do.” It’s New Year’s Eve! And why not? This holiday comes with the expectations of a night of celebration, dancing and toasting to new beginnings. Picking the date of December 31 sets the tone for a fabulous occasion – something every bride wants and deserves.

Planning a New Year’s Eve wedding can be challenging. Competing parties, keeping guests entertained …

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