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10 modern ways to make your event extraordinary

We share some great ways to take your next event to the next level. Our rapidly advancing world presents many great opportunities to ensure every event is extraordinary. Here are 10 of our favourite ways to make your event extraordinary. 1. Multisensory experiences Engage all five senses through a fully immersive experience that takes your […] Continue reading
event trends 2017

On time and on trend

2017’s need-to-know event trends When creating an event experience, you want it to be unforgettable, unique and an experience worth sharing with your friends. But in order for this to happen, you have to get your special event to stand out from the norm. And one of the best ways to do that is to discover current […] Continue reading

Event surveys: important or expendable?

Events exist to offer consumers an experience that no classical form of marketing can – an inclusive encounter. But what happens once the event finishes? Do we just pack up our bags and go home? Do we just hope that we succeeded in offering them a memorable experience? The answer quite simply is no. We […] Continue reading

6 essential post-event pointers

After months of hard work, preparation, running around, fun and stress, your event is finally over. The last guest has left the venue, and you can finally sit down and relax. Wrong! It’s time to gather feedback, evaluate what worked, measure your return on investment, and create excitement and improvement for the next event. We […] Continue reading

Venue review: Bennett Street

Venue Name:  Bennett Street – Cape Town’s Premier Events Venue Short Description:  Bennett Street is managed by the award winning GOLD Restaurant. This versatile multi-level space provides the perfect platform to host a wide range of diverse events. Bennett Street comes standard with a fully functioning PA & lighting system, screens, projectors as well as a well-stocked […] Continue reading

4 tips to pull off a memorable business cocktail event

Whether courting new investors, wooing potential clients, or raising funds for a local charity, nothing gets results like an elegant evening of cocktails and good company. A well-organised business cocktail party gives your guests the chance to mingle with like-minded individuals and talk business, all whilst enjoying an afternoon or evening of delicious drinks and […] Continue reading
Lookout V&A Waterfront

Venues in Focus: Lookout

Get the low down on our favourite event venues. The venue in focus for this article is Lookout The Lookout Venue- V&A Waterfront, Cape Town. Few sites take full advantage of our beautiful city. This solid glass-sided venue boasts amazing vistas of Cape Town Stadium, Table Bay, Lion’s Head, Robben Island and our iconic Table […] Continue reading
Mistakes an event planner should avoid

5 mistakes every event planner should avoid

We all make mistakes. Although we consider event planners to be slightly superhuman (you know, considering that they can fix any situation with the flick of a wand and can turn tight budgets into magnificent outcomes) – it’s important to remember that at the end of the day they’re just like us. The world of […] Continue reading
Event App

The importance of having your own event app

It seems like there is a new buzz word capturing the ears of those involved in the eventing and conferencing industry – ‘event app’. Event apps can be a serious weapon to have in your strategic brand experience arsenal. Add an element to your event that is bound to set it apart from the myriad of other events […] Continue reading