live events

CALIFORNIA MISSIONS: AN UNEXPECTED VENUE

Most people aren’t aware that they can book private events at some of the most beautiful and historical locations in California. California Missions, including the ones in San Juan Capistrano, Santa Barbara, San Buenaventura, and Santa Ines, are popular travel destinations because of their charm, rich history, and religious significance. Locals, stateside dwellers, and international […]

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Meet Our Team – Eddie Kertel

With over 30 years of theatrical experience, including 20 years in the events industry with Associated Entertainment Consultants and Innovative Entertainment, IE’s Director of Sales EDDIE KERTEL brings a ‘director’s eye’ to every event no matter how large or small. Over the span of his career Eddie has booked and /or produced over 150 headliners for both Fortune […]

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5 Hot Holiday Party Themes for 2017

The one question on your employees minds this time of year is: What will the company be doing for this year’s holiday party? That’s right! It’s already time to plan entertainment for your corporate holiday party. Your holiday event offers loyal, hard-working employees an extra reason to be excited about working for you! And our staff at […]

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Gotta Know What Happened At the VMAs?

Everybody loves a good celebration, especially when it comes to our favorite celebs. Every year, the MTV Video Music Awards garner thousands of views from fans all over the world. Couldn’t catch the VMAs? We’ve got you covered with the highs, the lows, and who wore what best. Read on for your highlights from the […]

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Meet Our Team – Brad Wilson

Innovative Entertainment’s newest team member, Executive Producer BRAD WILSON knows first-hand what goes into performing AND producing entertainment for events. Over the span of his career he has contributed to thousands of events as a performer, an entertainment producer and sometimes even as the MC. You may or may not have had the opportunity to […]

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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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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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Summer of Love: History and 50th Anniversary – Happening Now!

A social phenomenon has hit the streets of San Francisco to celebrate an anniversary of 50 years. The city’s tribute to the infamous “Summer of Love” kicked off on June 21st in Golden Gate Park with a free concert featuring 60’s performers such as members of Jefferson Airplane. The original 1967 event is noted as […]

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