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2020 Corporate Holiday Party Ideas:

We know what you are going through. It’s that time of the year where holiday parties would usually begin taking place and this year it’s a mess. With all the restrictions in place with strict guidelines to follow, it seems almost impossible to plan something for your employees to show them you appreciate everything they do. The good news is, 2020 has taught us that you do not have to go overboard to have a great time filled with...

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Can companies can still have a corporate party this holiday season?

Well folks, that’s about it. Yet another summer gone too soon. The only difference was that this year, we are also dealing with a pandemic, which made our summer feel even shorter. As we head in to the cold months and into the holiday season, many companies and event planners are scrambling to find alternate ways to keep that annual company party going. It may seem like a lot to take in and think about, but don’t fret. There...

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Things we took for granted as performers, that we didn’t even notice

2020 has been an odd year to say the very least. With social distancing easing in the last few weeks, we have noticed something very strange: we’ve taken so much for granted.  As entertainers, we are some of the luckiest people in the world. We get to express ourselves through our art and make a living out of it. However, when the pandemic hit, our luck seem to run out almost over night. No more weekly meetings, no more...

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Advice for wedding/event planning during the pandemic

With everything up in the air as far as planning, it’s easy to feel helpless and not know where to even begin. Trust us, you are not alone. There are actually a few things you can do that should really help! Get Ahead “There are many things you can still accomplish in your wedding planning with things being closed. You can create a rough draft of your itinerary, determine your ceremony staging, or write your vows. You choose all your wedding...

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Should you choose a band or a DJ for your next event?

If you have planned a wedding or event in the past, you may have asked your self at one point; should I have a band or DJ play music at my wedding? We don’t blame you. Just know that you are not alone. In this post, we hope to shine a bit of light on this age-old question, and help your decision. Let’s begin with a band. Live music is a fantastic way to add extra energy and fun on an...

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The right questions to ask your vendors before booking them for your event

There are many options of vendors for any given event. This includes live entertainment, DJ’s, catering, florists and more. But how do you choose the right one? What should you ask before booking them? Here are some questions that will undoubtedly help you decide! “How long have you been in business?” It is always a smart idea to hire a professional. These are people of any industry who are seasoned veterans and have been doing their job for many years. This...

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Worried your event will be canceled because of COVID-19? The following advice may help you

During this uncertain time, many of our favorite events, family functions and weddings are being cancelled. It is very unfortunate, especially if you are the one who was organizing the event. Although it is sad, there is still hope. Here are some tips to help you navigate these rough waves Do not stress: Stressing about your event will not help in any way. We understand that it is a very unfortunate situation, however please know that you are not alone...

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Important measures to ensure your safety during COVID-19

These are unprecedented times, but we are not helpless against this fight. Although there has yet to be a vaccine or medicine to prevent the spread of this virus, we can all do our part and help contain this pandemic. Here are some tips and tricks to stay healthy and safe during these troubling times. Wash your hands: We hear this everywhere to a point where it can start sounding downright silly. But did you know that the vast majority...

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Celebrity Impersonators that will take your event to the next level

Whether you’re planning a wedding, corporate party or even something a bit more intimate, having a performer make an appearance can take it to the next level. Now imagine if that performer looks and acts like a world famous musician! Below is a list of celebrity impersonators that we offer at Bongo & B that are bound to have your gusts talking for days!   Frank Sinatra: Dazzle your guests with music from the golden era sung by the city’s...

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First things to do after you say “yes”

What an amazing moment. After years of waiting, your partner finally proposes and it is everything you’ve been dreaming about. Then you realize, you’ve got a wedding to plan! Where do you start? What do you do first? Here are a few recommended things that you should take care of after being engaged.   Celebrate: This one seems obvious, but many couples get caught up in the wedding so much that they forget to enjoy the moment. Make sure to...

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