Saturday, November 30, 2013
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Lake Union Park, 860 Terry Ave N
The Saturday after Thanksgiving, ditch the shopping crowds and come to Lake Union Park to celebrate the holiday season! MOHAI, The Center for Wooden Boats, and the Historic Ships Wharf will be filled with festive music and family-friendly activities all day. In the evening, catch the launch of the Argosy Christmas Ship Festival!
All MOHAI galleries will be open from 10 am - 5 pm with regular admission. In the evening, first floor exhibits will be FREE from 5 - 8 pm. Click here for details.
• Excerpts from The Nutcracker with the Evergreen City Ballet at 11 am, 1 pm, and 3 pm.
• Holiday music with local jazz trio Miss Rose and Her Rhythm Percolators from 5:45 – 7 pm.
• Dickens Carolers perform on board the Argosy Christmas Ship from 7:15 – 7:35 pm.
Click Here to view a complete schedule of all events taking place in Lake Union Park!
Here is the list of the rest of our wonderful Northwest Event Show sponsors. Each of these companies helps improve the experience for every attendee. When you go by their booths on Tuesday, please say "Hi!" and tell them THANK YOU! You can still register online in advance of the show until Friday. After that, you can still register on-site at the show, but you may have to wait in line. With advance registration, you name badge will be ready and waiting for you. No muss, no fuss.
Blue Danube Productions is another award-winning NWES Silver Sponsor. They specialize in bringing ideas to life with the best A/V production value around and they’ll work behind the scenes orchestrating video, audio, lights, and more to ensure every moment is as amazing as you imagined it. Booth #437
ISES (International Special Events Society)–Seattle Chapter is a NWES Association Sponsor. ISES-Seattle supports the local membership and the industry at large through exciting educational programs, dynamic networking events and partnerships with complimentary associations that help our members grow their businesses and their careers. Booth #142
We welcome Tulalip Resort Casino as a first time Silver Sponsor. For Washington meetings and conferences, few destinations can compare with Tulalip Resort. Host your next group meeting or gathering with Tulalip and two words will sum up the event: truly successful. With inspiring venues, state-of-the-art technology, and the largest ballroom north of Seattle, it’s easy to see why Tulalip is considered one of the most outstanding meeting venues in the Pacific Northwest. Booth #131
Hollywood Lights in a returning NWES Bronze Sponsor. Founded in 1948, Hollywood Lights is the largest independent, locally-owned lighting provider in the Pacific Northwest. Operating out of locations in both Seattle and Portland, they provide theatrical lighting, temporary electrical and lighting products for the event and entertainment industries and sales and rental of lighting equipment. Booth #451
PSAV is another outstanding AV exhibitor and a NWES Bronze Sponsor. For more than 75 years, PSAV has set the standard for event technology services within the hotel, resort and conference center industry, offering the expertise for everything from intimate gatherings to large conventions. Booth #114
Waterways Cruises and Events is a Bronze Sponsor and makes possible B&E's annual donation to Get Hitched, Give Hope. Waterways Cruises are a unique and unforgettable way to experience Seattle. Relax on a beautifully appointed yacht, enjoy the best of fresh Northwest cuisine, and have a great time with friends and family. Their yachts are perfect venues for corporate events, weddings, and special celebrations. Booth #225
These are just some of the exhibitors at the 2013 Northwest Event Show. Be sure to check them out and visit their booths. They are ready to do business and want to help you make your next event a success!
AV Factory - Booth 151
Barking Frog Mobile Kitchen - Booth 102
Blink FotoBooth - Booth 445
Bravo! Publications - Portland - Booth 108
Bumble B Design - Booth 239
Cafe Pacific Catering - Booth 407
Deni Luna Entertainment - Booth 419
Duchess & Company - Booth 506
Duet, The - Booth 205
Flippin' Fun Events - Booth 445
Foundation Nightclub - Booth 511
Kiana Lodge - Booth 306
Local Craft Tours - Booth 252
Lucky Strike Lanes - Booth 237
Mehndi Madness - Booth 506
Merry Makers, Inc - Booth 345
Mount Baker Rowing & Sailing Center - Booth 429
Nash Fung - Magician - Booth 628
OSUM Event Rentals - Booth 511
Pike Place Market - Booth 411
Proline / Avidex AV - Booth 505
Redhook Brewery - Booth 212
Ride The Ducks of Seattle - Booth 645
Road Dogs Seattle Brewery Tours - Booth 504
Salty's On Alki - Booth 638
Seattle Parks & Recreation - Booth 429
Siren Song Wines LLC - Booth 229
SkyMania Trampoline Center - Booth 405
Stoneburner's Olympic Rooftop Pavilion - Booth 529
Street Treats - Booth 355
Wenatchee Convention Center - Booth 632
As we enter the final countdown to the Northwest Event Show (you have registered, haven't you), we thought we'd tell you something about the special companies who are helping sponsor the event. Each of them brings something different to the Show and helps enhance the experience for every attendee. Be sure to check back tomorrow, Thursday and Friday for more info on sponsors and vendors at the Northwest Event Show.
PJ Hummel & Company is an award–winning event design and decor firm and returning NWES Gold Sponsor. PJ provides the entrance décor and the B&E Hospitality Booth, where you'll find phone and tablet recharging stations. Be sure to look for the PJ Hummel booth and activity area at Booth #117.
Butler Seattle, NWES Silver Sponsor, offers premier valet, transportation and tour services, featuring Woodinville Wine Country and Pacific Northwest tours. Call on Butler Seattle to plan, staff and execute all of your valet parking and transportation needs. They’ll make sure your experience is absolutely world-class from start to finish. Go see them in Booth #211.
CORT Event Furniture Rentals are also long time supporters of the NW Event Show. As Silver Sponsors, CORT provides the wonderful furniture in the lobby area of the NWES where you can sit with friends for a few minutes or talk over an RFP with an exhibitor. Visit CORT in Booth #135.
Crowd Compass is a returning exhibitor and first time NWES Silver Sponsor. They have created a useful app for the show which includes all the vendors, booth assignments and floor plan. The app is available from the Apple App Store and Google Play and it's FREE. See Crowd Compass at Booth #111.
PNTA is a returning NWES exhibitor and Bronze Sponsor. PNTA specializes in theatre supplies (lights, lamps, makeup, scenic materials) and stage rentals. The round stage that will host the entertainers at the NWES is supplied courtesy of PNTA. Please visit them in Booth #718.
Icicle Village Resort is your Leavenworth Destination and is a NWES Bronze Sponsor. As an all season resort destination, the Icicle Village Resort offers you year-round adventure and charming guest service for business or pleasure. Stop by Booth #140 to discuss having your next event at IVR.
The 2014 edition of the B&E Event Resource Guide is on the presses. The program for the 2013 Northwest Event Show is at the printer and will be printed next. We're starting to make nametags for exhibitors and attendees. It's a busy and exciting time!!
During the next few days, we'll be highlighting some of the fabulous, innovative and delicious things that you'll see at this year's Northwest Event Show! If you haven't registered yet, do it now! See you there!