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Real Event: A Titanic Inspired “Night to Remember”

When Crestview Preparatory School in California realized that their fundraiser was scheduled for April 14th, 2012 Spring Benefit Chairs Carlos and Helen Brooks decided to theme their event around this historic date – the 100 year anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic. Inspired by the story of the Titanic they recreated the momentous evening at their benefit gala “A Night to Remember.”

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Venue Spotlight: Calamigos Ranch

Nestled in the Santa Monica Mountains, Malibu Conference Center Calamigos Ranch offers over 130 acres of stunning grounds for weddings, corporate functions, and special events. Established in 1947, Calamigos Ranch has emerged as one of Malibu’s choice event locations and features exquisite views with natural elements such as waterfalls and meadows. The website describes the venue as, “the most visually stunning special event location in the Malibu Wine Country.”


Real Event: Molly Sims Attends Doggie Daycare Grand Opening


Londoloza Dog Den & Cattery may be named after a game reserve in South Africa’s Sabi Sands, but this 16,000 sq ft space caters to a much tamer clientele. Dogs and cats are the focus of this new business located in Culver City, CA. The facility itself is also African safari themed and truly unique. When planning their grand opening they decided they needed a band to help bring an authentic African flair to the party. We checked in with owner Patricia Were to learn more about this wild event.

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Real Event: Arabian Nights Quinceanera and Bollywood Sweet 16

Here at GigMasters, we absolutely love themed events and it seems as though our clients do as well. When planning a themed event, it’s important to know that the right entertainment can bring any theme to life. That’s why two parents (from two very different parts of the country), turned to GigMasters for entertainment when they were planning special birthday celebrations for their daughters.

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Real Event: A Mario Kart Birthday Party

Two years ago GigMasters’ client Sheila booked Elmo for her then 2-year-old’s birthday party. Now turning 4, the birthday boy Wesley has a new favorite character: “Mario” from the Mario Kart video game. Mom Sheila knew Wesley had to have a Mario themed birthday party. So, she transformed her home for this fun event, bringing Mario out of the game and into the party.

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Real Event: “100 Years of Love” Vow Renewal Event Hosted by MIX 96.9

Wedding Singer Brian Burtless-Photo Credit Bridgette Marie Photography

Hosting an anniversary party for multiple couples sounds tricky, especially when it involves 100 couples and a whole state. You are probably thinking – an anniversary party for 100 couples, how could anyone pull that off? Well, one local radio station did it, creating an anniversary celebration of statewide proportions. To pull off an event of this magnitude, you have to work with the best – which is why they turned to GigMasters for their entertainment needs. Read more…