Event Planning

Planning events can be a great way to meet your neighbors and see family and friends more often. Get ideas and tips for event planning.


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5 Ideas for a Green Business Event

Go green and save more than the environment at your business event. We'll tell you how.

5 Affordable Entertainment Ideas for Events

You don't have to max out your credit card in order to have a good time! These affordable entertainment ideas will have guests talking long after an event is over.

How to Plan a Housewarming Party

You've just moved in and finished unpacking. What's next? A housewarming party, of course!

How to Host a Bourbon Tasting Party

Bourbon and Coke might be OK for tailgating, but we're going to show you how to host a bourbon tasting party. And trust us, it doesn't involve tailgating.

5 Fun Event Ideas You've Never Thought Of

Tedious small talk over cheese dip and cold beers? Too boring for your party! Turn up your event with these quirky themes.

10 Food Drive Event Ideas

Planning a food drive? First, good for you. Second, it's not that hard to pull off if you plan ahead. We'll show you how.

10 Fun Event Decorating Ideas

Looking to take a tired affair and make it special, fun and memorable? No problem. We'll show you how to do it -- without breaking the bank!

5 Useful Tips for Gala Event Planning

Planning an event can take a lot of work, but planning a gala means 10 times the amount of effort. We'll help you get started with some useful tips to consider.

How to Host a Neighborhood Meet and Greet

Never have the time to get to know your neighbors? We'll tell you how to host a neighborhood meet and greet that's social and entertaining!

How to Plan a Childrens Play

Studies have shown amazing benefits to arts education in schools, and theater is a natural confidence-booster for young kids. So how can you plan a great-looking production that doesn't have to cost a ton of time, effort and money?

5 Tips for Planning Career Fair Events

Career fairs are great for bringing job hunters and employers together. But they require a lot of planning. Here some tips for making yours successful.

5 Tips for Fashion Show Event Planning

Fashion shows are all the rage and are a great way to showcase a talented designer's talents or raise money for your favorite charity. Here are five tips that will help your models step onto the runway on the right foot.

How to Host a Successful Luncheon

Many people think of dinner as the meal most conducive to entertaining, but lunch, with its easygoing feel and lighter fare, is a better fit for some occasions. What's the key to hosting a top-notch luncheon?

How to Host a Texas Hold 'Em Poker Tournament

The popularity of home poker tournaments, especially Texas Hold 'em, has grown with the spread of online gaming and TV events. Before you host a Hold 'em tournament, do you know a river from a flop? A blind from a pineapple? Here's your cheat sheet!

How to Host a Book Swap

If you have a tower of books taking up every inch of extra space in your home, then it's time to host a book swap and trade in your favorite reads for some new ones!

How to Host a Tea Party

Hosting a tea party can bring a sense of refinement and fun to your gathering. Here's how to throw a classy tea bash to rival one thrown by the Queen of England!

How to Host a Gala Event

Hosting a gala event isn't an easy task. But we'll tell you how you can throw a successful soiree that will raise money and awareness for your cause.

How to Host a Murder Mystery Party

Your guests arrive to your party to find out some alarming news: A "murder" has been committed. Was it Nancy, who's wearing a blond wig and false eyelashes? Was it her mustachioed date Joe? It's up to your friends-in-costumes to solve the mystery.

How does virtual event planning software work?

For your last big event, were you inundated with hand-written notes and Excel spreadsheets? Well, those days are over.

5 Tips for Casino Night Events

For your next party, don't just throw some chips in a bowl and some beer in the cooler. Step it up a notch with a casino night. We'll show you how it's done.

How to Host a Jewelry Show

Who doesn't love a good party? And one where you can shop for jewelry, too? Sign us up! We'll tell you how to host your own successful jewelry show -- whether you designed the gems or not.

How to Host a Chili Cook-off

You can find chili cook-offs in cities all over the country with all types of folks in attendance, from ranchers to hipsters to food critics. So how to do you host your own?

10 Tips for Hosting an Elegant Christmas Party

Take your holiday party up a notch this year and host an elegant affair complete with fancy foods and divine décor. We'll show you how to do it.

5 Ideas for Hosting a Girl's Night

As we get older and the real world starts to set in, the days of all-night clubbing are becoming a thing of the past. So, host a girl's night in with your besties and keep the party going.

5 Fun Ideas for Hosting a Guys Night

Once you finish tricking out the man cave, a boy bash is inevitable, and what's fun for a girl's night probably won't translate. Here are five ideas that will have your boys excited.