Wedding Alcohol Cost and Bar Budget

Almost everyone who plans a wedding has to decide how much of their budget to allocate toward the bar and how many beverages to stock their wedding bar with. A wedding planner should be equipped to help with this information. We answer many of your questions in this article. To start, a good rule of thumb…

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How To Get Clients For Your Event Planning Business [Updated 2017]

Click play to watch this whole video and then be sure to read all the free methods below that can land you more clients than you know what to do with: Since originally publishing this article we have heard back from so many students about their successes in getting new clients so we are updating…

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Difference Between a Day-Of Wedding Coordinator and Venue Coordinator

So your big wedding day is coming up, and the planning has begun. The goal is always to make it one of the best days of your life with as little stress as possible. Afterall, you still have to remember to say “I do” at the altar! So how can we ensure that you or…

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5 Essential Items to Have for Successful Conferences

Corporate conferences and events are rapidly gaining popularity and are becoming mainstream in the professional world. In a study by the Labor Board of Statistics, it was discovered that the presence of conventions and events will show a forty-four percent increase between the years 2010 and 2020. This far exceeds the estimated growth in other…

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Who Is The Company Behind The Tupac Coachella Performance?

So was it a 3D Tupac hologram? Or a 2D Shakur with mirrors? Or perhaps the greatest surprise in musical performance history? Either way, what seems clear is that the larger than life surprise from the first weekend of the 2012 Coachella Valley Music Festival likely provided a glimpse of what is to come in…

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Ashton Kutcher Buys Entertainers Dream Home in Hollywood

Ashton Kutcher has just purchased the same Lake Hollywood home he was renting for $50,000 per month since his separation from Demi Moore. Adding to the internet buzz around the story is that Kutcher was not planning on purchasing the home until pop sensation Justin Bieber toured the home and narrowed it down to one…

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Bartender Staffing & Placement

A bartender to guest ratio of 1 to 75 will usually provide efficient service.  If a single bartender is required, a ratio of 1 to 50 or lower is recommended depending upon whether it is beer, wine, soft drink service or full bar service. Beer, wine, soft drink service is much faster than full bar…

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Alcohol Portions at a Party

Using skimpy glass sizes not only gives the appearance of being cheap, but it also increases the traffic at the beverage service areas which increases congestion at the bar and glassware and ice usage. 12 ounce glasses are recommended for mixed drinks, beer and soft drinks no matter what the type of event since it…

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Stocking Your Bar for a Party

A bar is one of the focal points of a party so you want to have the following items stocked. Beer, Wine, Soft Drinks Beer selection – Have two regular domestic beers, one light domestic and one import or micro-brew. Non Alcoholic Beer Selection – Sharp’s, O’Doul’s (optional) Wine selection – Have both red and…

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Party Beverage Selection

When preparing to make the beverage selections consider the type and theme of the event, the type of guests that will be attending, and the types of foods that will be served. (Read more…)

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