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Tips for Planning the BEST Sweet 16!

Turns out time doesn’t only fly when you’re having fun. While it might seem like yesterday, it’s been 16 years since your child was born. With only a few more short years before they’re out of the house forever, you’ve decided to throw a sweet 16 party. The problem is, you’ve never thrown a sweet 16 party. In fact, you’ve never even been to a sweet 16 party. You could hire a professional to do all the work for you. Before you do, check out some of these tips below and maybe you’ll decide that you can throw a great sweet 16 party after all. Include Your Guest of Honor in the Planning Process The first thing to do when planning a sweet 16 party is to check with the guest of honor themselves. The party is supposed to be a celebration for them, so planning a huge bash when […]

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Upcoming LA Events that are PERFECT for a Limo Rental

Weddings, graduation, wine tours, airport trips. Everyone knows renting a limo in LA is one of the best way to experience any of these events. Many people forget that renting a limo is a wonderful way to experience almost any event though. From a night out with the girls to a family event, a limo rental is a fantastic way to bring the next level of fun. Bill Nye The Science Guy at the Ace Hotel Being nerdy is now in, and what better way to encourage your inner nerd than attending a talk between Bill Nye the Science guy and LA Times’ Patt Morrison? Listen in as they discuss the nerd mindset and what it can do for this world. Upgrade to the VIP experience and get a personalized book signing and attend a reception. High class made even higher by showing up and leaving in a limo. (Wednesday […]

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The Best Bachelorette Party Games Your Group Needs to Play

When your friend is getting married it’s always best to show her as good of a time as possible. Whether you’re the maid of honor, a bridesmaid, or even a friend along for the ride having some ideas for party games at the bachelorette party is essential. From groups that use a bachelorette party limo to groups staying in at a bridesmaid’s house there are games for every type of bride. A little planning can make having some simple games ready for those down moments in the party fun, not forced. Get The Groom Involved Get together with the groom ahead of time and come up with some sentences about the bride. They should be personal to him, such as “I love it when she ______ before we _____.” Set expectations with the groom based on who will be at the party, no “R” answers at a “PG” party! When […]

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4th of July in LA this year! Where to Celebrate in Style!

Regardless of what politicians have to say we all know one thing that makes America great, music and fireworks on the 4th of July! Los Angeles, CA has many great fireworks shows to choose from, some free and some paid. Hollywood Bowl This year’s Hollywood Bowl fireworks show features Pentatonix. Their a cappella performances dominate YouTube and captivate audiences nationwide. They’ll be backed by the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, and an amazing fireworks show is integrated to their July 4th performance. The best part is, with performances on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th you don’t have to miss other fireworks displays to see this one. Americafest at the Rose Bowl Americafest at the Rose Bowl is a wonderful family tradition. With the family fun zone opening at 2 and doors opening at 5:30 this is an event to make into a full day trip. Hours of family fun and live music […]

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Is a Wine Tour Worth the Money?

It can be hard to justify the cost of some services in the Internet age. Why pay a travel agent when a simple web search can yield 10 different prices for flights? Why pay for a handyman when an instructional video on-line shows you exactly how to replace a toilet? Some people even wonder whether it’s worth it to pay for tour guides when so much information about places is available through web searches. There is a cost difference in paying for a wine tour versus creating your own custom wine tour. Many people look at this as an opportunity to save some money. In truth, it might be worth double-checking what you’re missing out on while saving that money. Designated Driver The most basic thing to remember in a DIY wine tour is that someone must be the designated driver. This person will not be tasting wines with the […]

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The Greatest Birthday Gifts For Your Best Friend this Year

There’s only one person who will hold your hair back while you puke your guts out, text you 15 minutes into that first date, pick you up from work when your parents got in an accident, and stand by you on your wedding day. Your best friend. You may have known each other since second grade, or you may have shared an instant bond when you met at your last job. In either case, your best friend is there for you through thick and thin. They will take your side, even when it’s wrong. They will help pick up the pieces after everything falls apart. The question is, what will you do for them? What are the best birthday gifts to show your appreciation for the best friend in your life? Go Personal There is a long history of giving personalized gifts to important people. What helps your best friend […]

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Wedding Etiquette for Limo Rentals

Getting a limousine for a wedding is a timeless plan. There are few ideas more generally accepted than there being a limo for the bride and groom at the wedding. In many cases, especially when the wedding and reception are in separate locations, the entire wedding party will get the limousine treatment. Most of us don’t ride in a limousine every day. We might be lucky enough to have ridden in one for some special occasions, but maybe this wedding is the first time. Maybe we’re worried about who should pay and tip the driver, or how to act inside the limousine itself. Who Pays for the Limo? The morning of the wedding a limousine is waiting to take the bride to the ceremony. Who pays for it? What about the limo taking the bridal from the park where pictures were taken to the ceremony? The one traveling with the […]

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Finding The Best LA Wine Tour

A trip to Los Angeles without stopping by a vineyard is like a trip to Denver without visiting a brewery. It just seems like something is missing. Thousand Oaks, CA is part of Simi Valley, home to many excellent vineyards. A wine tour takes this a step further. Instead of just visiting a single you visit a handful of them. At each one you have an opportunity to sample some of the wines specific to that vineyard. When the tour is over you’ll have sampled many of the wines available from the region. Details, Details Planning a tour like this on your own is a daunting task. The task is even harder if it’s your first time visiting the area. With no knowledge of where the vineyards are located, the best routes to take from one to the next, or what types of wine each specializes in you are looking […]

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The Four Things Every Bachelor Party Needs

It happened. Your best friend is getting married and wants you to throw a bachelor party. The problem is, you’ve never done anything quite like this before. Searching on-line for ideas, the results are endless. There are too many ideas and chances are none of them are quite right. When it comes down to it, there are just four things that will ensure a successful bachelor party. Not specific things, like a bowl of only red M&M’s or something, but things that can be fit to every person getting a bachelor party planned for them. Friends to the End The guest list is the first important decision. Some bachelors will have a list already, others may only have ideas. The guests should be people the bachelor cares about, and that all get along. Having people fight at the party does nobody any good. The list should also be small. This […]

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How a Prom Limo Will Keep You Out of Trouble

Getting a limo for the prom is one of the best and most enjoyable things that you can do! It’s great to take one more thing off your plate to having a fantastic and fun date! But having a limo for yourself or your kids has other benefits too. It gives them some stability and some organization to work off of on that chaotic night! It’s not like you can drive your own kids to the prom! I’m sure it’s been done before, but that’s not generally what any teenager wants. When you hire or rent a prom limo, you know that the person driving will know exactly where you need to go. Everyone attending the prom can just relax, goof off and have fun, without worrying about the safety of driving the car at the same time. Distracted driving is a real problem, especially in the day of cell […]

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