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HAPPY 10th ANNIVERSARY OSL!!! Outside Lands Recap

This year marks Outside Lands’ 10th Anniversary which took place inside Golden Gate Park’s Polo Field. If you couldn’t get a ticket, or didn’t have the chutzpah to jump the fence this year (not recommended), we have some highlights from Friday, Saturday, and Sunday’s stages. TRANSPORTATION It’s always a parking nightmare when 200,000 people are […]

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New York to Los Angeles: Live Music Venues We Love

There are many factors that go into creating an amazing live music performance. From hours of practice to a well-stocked bar and kitchen, each aspect plays an important role in making it special. One aspect that ties everything together is the venue. Seeing live music at the perfect venue can really create a magical experience. […]

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Four Favorite San Francisco Comedy Venues

Some of the most courageous and iconic comedians began their legendary careers right here in San Francisco. Comics like the brash Lenny Bruce, the animated Robin Williams, and the irreverent Margaret Cho cut their teeth in clubs here, and The City‘s still a foggy home to hilarious comics who are thirsty to make you chuckle…especially on National Tell A Joke […]

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Tips for Managing the Work/Life Balance in Business

We’re all trying to do our best for our families and our businesses. When it comes down to it, we just want to be successful. Should it really be so hard? Maintaining a solid work/life balance is a challenge, even without the extra stressors of being in the event industry. In an industry where time […]

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Meet The Musician – Dick Bright, Dick Bright Orchestra

We recently got the opportunity to connect with musician and Band Leader DICK BRIGHT from the Dick Bright Orchestra. An Innovative Entertainment Exclusive Artist, The Dick Bright Orchestra has built a reputation as being San Francisco’s premier social band. They also travel to perform throughout the U.S. for conventions, corporate events, fundraisers, weddings, and private parties. Based on Dick […]

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What A DMC Is, And Why You Should Work With One

Whether you’re new to the game or an old pro, you know that there’s a lot of hard work and thousands of details that go into planning any event. Even if your event is in an area that you know well or have worked before, having a local industry professional on your side can help […]

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3 Unique Napa Valley Winery Venues

A winery can make a lovely, sophisticated setting for a private cocktail party, a wedding, a corporate meeting, or a dinner party. These 3 featured wineries of the Napa Valley are some of our favorite partners, and they have unique settings for large and small groups. We will work with you to find the perfect location to […]

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Live Event Trends- 5 Must Haves For A French Inspired Event

Whether you are celebrating French Independence Day on July 14th or just want to experience ‘la joie de vivre,’ a French inspired event is a classic theme allowing hosts a lot of liberty when choosing a location, menu, and performers. Innovative Entertainment wants to make sure that your French style party is as authentic as […]

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A Wine Lover’s Dream: California’s Must-See Wineries and Vineyards

What are some of the first things that come to mind when you hear the word: California? Perhaps it’s the palm tree land that’s full of beautiful warm weather; or maybe it’s the perfect beaches that first come to mind, which offer some of the most incredible waves in the entire country. However, while these […]

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