Labor Day

Labor Day Party Planning

When the summer is coming to an end, there’s only one thing left to do…plan an awesome Labor Day party. Over the years, Labor Day has become a great reason to gather friends and family for one last hoorah to closeout the summer. Whether you are planning on hitting the beach, the lake or celebrating at home, getting together with your favorite people is a must! We’ve put together a few ideas to help make your planning as stress-free as possible. Read more…

James Duchon is just one of our awesome acoustic guitarists that can set the perfect atmosphere for your event!

Tips For Hiring An Acoustic Guitarist

James Duchon is just one of our awesome acoustic guitarists that can set the perfect atmosphere for your event!

An acoustic guitarist can bring a lovely, unique sound to your next event, but there are many things to consider before hiring one. Member Barry Pollack (Seattle, WA) puts it perfectly when he says, “The musician’s role is more than just playing the music- a great musician creates an atmosphere!” At GigMasters, our goal is to match you up with a performer that creates the ideal atmosphere for your event. That’s why we have asked some of our own acoustic guitarists to provide tips on what steps should be taken to find the perfect acoustic guitarist for your event. Check out the awesome advice they shared with us! Read more…

A table of blinged-out blue sweets helped Erica celebrate her birthday Tiffany style!

Tiffany Themed Sweet 16

If you’re aiming for a party with glamour and glitz, look no further than the little blue box! Birthday girl Erica shows us that the Tiffany trademark makes for a creative sweet 16 idea. She really made the theme her own by transforming “Tiffany & Co.” into “Erica & Co.” The color scheme was, of course, blue and white, but it wouldn’t be a Tiffany party without some sparkle! Hints of bling were everywhere, from the diamond shaped beads to the rhinestone-studded napkin holders. Read more…

GigMasters belly dancer Carrara Nour

Tips for Hiring a Belly Dancer

GigMasters belly dancer Carrara Nour

Whether you’re looking to get your guests off their feet, or provide them with a show they can sit back and enjoy, a belly dancer can be a great addition to any event. Even though the art of belly dancing has been a tradition for centuries, these performers are more popular than ever. That’s why we are here to give you the scoop on how to select one for your next shindig!

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A Frank Sinatra theme is an easy and creative way to celebrate the birthday of someone special.

Sinatra Themed 70th Birthday Party

Turning 70 is quite the milestone, but The Best is Yet to Come when you celebrate with a Frank Sinatra themed birthday party! Louis celebrated his 70th birthday with his friends, family and Frank Sinatra. The legendary singer inspired Louis’ special night and photographer John Argueta of JargaPix Photography captured some great shots that illustrate how you can incorporate Old Blue Eyes into a celebration of your own.

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A view of the Manor's Victorian-style exterior.

Venue Spotlight: Westbury Manor


Ever wondered what it would be like to live in the elegance of the Victorian Era? If so, the Westbury Manor is the ideal location for your next event. One is instantly transported back in time when greeted by the driveway lined with gas street lamps and pillars of brick and limestone. While the manor has been meticulously restored to emulate its 1880s roots, it has also been enhanced with many amenities that make it perfect for hosting weddings, corporate functions and other events. Read more…

Jerry Carroll is just one of the great comedians you can find using!

Tips for Hiring a Comedian

GigMasters comedian Jerry Carroll

If you’re looking for a night of laughs, hiring a comedian for your event is the way to go! According to Rick Lewis (Scottsdale, AZ), comedy is a bonding experience. “Comedy is the most painless team building exercise there is.” A comedian can offer a great way to break the ice, lighten spirits and get guests talking at an event.

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