VMA’s are coming to Barclays

[photo courtesy of  NBC Bay Area] A venue can sure make an event--just look at the VMA's, which are now moving to Brooklyn's Barclay center. This multipurpose arena has housed everything from live concerts to boxing matches, and is even home to the newly christened Brooklyn Nets. Not bad for a refurbished rail-yard.  And in August, a slew of celebrities and music giants will grace the red carpet and stage at one of MTV's premier events: the Video Music Awards. But what if the Barclay's center is just not in your...

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Doing a Beach Wedding Right

When you think beach wedding, what comes to mind? An elopement, perhaps--with a barefoot couple, saying their "I do's" in front of a couple  guests. Well, a wedding shore-side can be more than that. And in the spirit of summer, here are some tips to make your destination wedding sophisticated and elegant: - Erect a tent: Tents not only cover you from unexpected weather, they are an important foundation for the decor. -Don't shy away from a dance floor: Though it is nice to have your toes in...

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Avoid DJ Disaster

If you are in the process of planning a special event, I am sure by now, that it has proven to be a bit crazy and probably a bit overwhelming as well.  You have to set a date, reserve the venue, and begin interviewing vendors.  I am sure you have a busy every day schedule so that's where this process gets fun!   As you may already know, music and entertainment are the most important aspects of the reception.  This being said, here are a few tips to help...

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