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First Fridays at Natural History Museum

June 10th, 2015 | Posted by Marketing in Events - (Comments Off)

Fri­day, June 5th was the last Fri­day of the First Fri­days series at the Nat­ural His­tory Museum of 2015. The theme of this years series was “Do-It-Yourself Sci­ence,” which pro­moted the rise of the “cit­i­zens” and “sci­en­tists” work­ing together to rev­o­lu­tion­ize and rede­fine sci­en­tific explo­ration. This sea­son guests heard from the mak­ers, doers and dream­ers who are cre­at­ing tomorrow’s sci­en­tific com­mu­nity today. June 5th had tours by Richard Smart on how cit­i­zen sci­en­tists are “Find­ing L.A.’s Hid­den Wildlife One Photo at a Time.” Guests also enjoyed Magic of Math with Arthur Ben­jamin, who com­bines math­e­mat­ics and magic to help make it more fun and eas­ier to under­stand. Lastly, there was a dis­cus­sion with Rick Bon­ney on “How Bird Watch­ers Can Save the World.” Out­side per­for­mances in the Nature Gar­dens included KCRW DJ Raul Cam­pos, Avid Dancer, Chi­cano Bat­man, Hanni El Khatib, and DJ sets by Cap­tain Planet.

Pre­miere Events pro­vided five full bars that included beer on tap. We are look­ing for­ward to next season’s First Fri­days at the Los Ange­les Nat­ural His­tory Museum.

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Madame Tussauds Incentive Events

May 22nd, 2015 | Posted by Marketing in Events - (Comments Off)

On May 20th, Pre­miere Events catered  Incentive’s Event for Party Lite at Madame Tus­sauds. Party Lite is a home decor, can­dles and fra­grance com­pany from Aus­tralia that was cel­e­brat­ing and com­mend­ing it’s top sales rep­re­sen­ta­tives.  There was an awards cer­e­mony on the rooftop that hon­ored the top sales rep­re­sen­ta­tives within the districts.

The event began on the sec­ond floor sur­rounded by wax fig­ures and there were three themed buf­fets as well as tray passed sparkling water,  wine and beer.  One of the buf­fets was a vari­ety of Asian items  in the Tarantino/ Uma Thur­man area. The items included Veg­gie Spring Rolls with Sweet Chili Dip­ping Sauce, Gar­lic Noo­dles with Scal­lions, Teriyaki Chicken and an Asian Chicken Salad with Won­ton Crisps.  Another buf­fet was Ital­ian food and was in the Mafia/ Al Pacino area. The food served were Insalata Antipasto, Lemon Chicken Picatta, Penne with Meat­balls and Mari­nara, Far­falle Alfredo with Shaved Parmi­giano and Gar­lic Bread. The last buf­fet was in the sports room and had sports/ Amer­i­can food. Pigs in a Blan­ket with Honey Mus­tard, Red Hot Chicken Wings with Blue Cheese, Mini Angus Slid­ers , Clas­sic French Fries and Cole Slaw was served.

On the rooftop, Pre­miere Events, pro­vided a full bar as guests were seated for a series of speeches. Appe­tiz­ers were tray passed includ­ing Mary­land Crab Cakes with Lemon Tar­ragon Aioli, Mini Angus Slid­ers, Mini Grilled Sand­wiches with Gruyere & Oven-Dried Tomato and Grilled Flank Steak Skew­ers with Chimichurri Sauce.

 

 

Celebrate Festival

May 20th, 2015 | Posted by Marketing in Events - (Comments Off)

In honor of Israel’s 67th Inde­pen­dence day, the Cel­e­brate Israel fes­ti­val was held on Sun­day, May 17th at the Cheviot Hills Recre­ation Cen­ter at Ran­cho Park with about 20,000 atten­dees. The theme was Jerusalem of Gold, and the event gave all those in atten­dance the oppor­tu­nity to visit dif­fer­ent sites of Jerusalem, learn about the city, take part in many hands-on projects and expe­ri­ence the magic of the city. Pre­miere Events was happy to be there beer gar­den ven­dor, pro­vid­ing the event with a vari­ety of kosher bev­er­ages includ­ing  beer, wine, and pre­mium spirits.

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Pasadena Poly Prom at The Alexandria

May 19th, 2015 | Posted by Marketing in Events - (Comments Off)

On May 16th, Pre­miere Events had the plea­sure of cater­ing the Pasadena Poly­tech­nic High School’s 2015 Prom at The Alexan­dria in Down­town Los Ange­les.  Pre­miere Events is pleased to be the pre­ferred caterer at the newly ren­o­vated Alexan­dria and looks for­ward to many more events there. The menu included a Spinach Salad with Sun-dried Cran­ber­ries, Can­died Wal­nuts and Gor­gonzola Cheese, Grilled Mixed Sea­sonal Veg­eta­bles, Two pas­tas, were Mac & Cheese and Fet­tuc­cine with Red Pep­per Pesto and  Chicken with Lemon Gar­lic and Capers and Fresh Rus­tic Baguette & But­ter. There was a dessert bar that had Mini Choco­late Brownies,Red Vel­vet Cup­cakes and  Minis and Mini Choco­late Chip Cook­ies. Pre­miere Events coor­di­nated the rental fur­ni­ture, which included a dance floor, tables, chairs, din­ner­ware and linens.

The One Last Party

March 10th, 2015 | Posted by Marketing in Events - (Comments Off)

On Sat­ur­day, Feb­ru­ary 21st, Pre­miere Events was a part of the excite­ment of Oscar Week­end! Once again Pre­miere Events co-produced The Hob­bit Oscar Party, this year called The One Last Party, with TheOneRing.net. Held at the Amer­i­can Legion in Hol­ly­wood, this was the largest Hob­bit fan party for the 2015 Acad­emy Awards. Pre­miere Events kept the night rolling with a full bar the entire night that served wine, beer and spir­its. Pre­miere Events pro­vided the Hob­bit Feast which included; Chicken Breast with Wild Mush­room Sauce, Pork Ten­der­loin with Apple Chut­ney, Roasted Mush­room, Egg­plant and Zuc­chini Pasta, Roasted Rus­tic Pota­toes and  Peas with Pearl Onions and a vari­ety of sal­ads and desserts.

This year, the party was in cel­e­bra­tion of all of Peter Jackson’s 6 Middle-Earth films. The Amer­i­can Legion Hol­ly­wood, Post 43 was once again dressed up for the occa­sion inside and out for the hun­dreds of fans ready to take part in the mag­i­cal expe­ri­ence. There was a green screen out­side of the build­ing for fans to re-enact their favorite scenes, as well as a bar­rel inside that guests could take their pic­tures in as “bar­rel rid­ers.” Fol­low­ing their feast, guests enjoyed per­for­mances by the bands the Cal­i­for­nia Dream­ers and Emer­ald Rose in the beau­ti­ful Amer­i­can Legion Hall.

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Hollywood Chamber Mixer

December 23rd, 2014 | Posted by Marketing in Events - (Comments Off)

On Wednes­day, Decem­ber 17th, Pre­miere Events took part in the Hol­ly­wood Cham­ber Hol­i­day Mixer at the new venue, the Lom­bardi House. The recep­tion was held in the Victorian-style barn resid­ing in the heart of Hol­ly­wood. The mixer required each of the 250 guests to bring an unwrapped toy for the Hol­ly­wood Chamber’s annual Hol­i­day Toy Drive to be dis­trib­uted through­out the com­mu­nity. Guests enjoyed deli­cious appe­tiz­ers pro­vided by Pre­miere Events which included: Grilled Honey Rose­mary Shrimp Skew­ers with Orange Dust, Flat Bread Pizza with Fig, Goat Cheese and Agave Honey, Chicken Empanadas, Petite Ahi Tuna Tacos and Slid­ers with Ched­dar Cheese and Secret Sauce.

Hitched, The Gay and Lesbian Wedding Event

November 12th, 2014 | Posted by Marketing in Events - (Comments Off)

On Sun­day, Novem­ber 9th, Pre­miere Events had the plea­sure of being a part of, for the sec­ond year, Hitched, The Gay & Les­bian Wed­ding Event hosted by Fron­tiers Mag­a­zine. This beau­ti­ful event has held on the 52nd floor of the City Club in Down­town Los Ange­les. Numer­ous food and bev­er­age cater­ing ven­dors, pho­tog­ra­phy com­pa­nies, wed­ding venues and event design­ers dis­played their prod­ucts and ser­vices for atten­dees to enjoy. From sam­ples of rasp­berry cheese­cake, to beau­ti­ful pho­tog­ra­phy look books, there was a plethora of wed­ding related fun.

For the sec­ond year in a row Pre­miere Events was the bar spon­sor, offer­ing three deli­cious cock­tails. Our bar­tenders hap­pily mixed these wed­ding themed bev­er­ages for all thirsty guets. The “Lucky in Love” fea­tured a mix­ture of cit­rus vodka and lemon­ade with mint. The “Honey I Do” per­fectly com­bined Bush­mills Honey Whiskey and gin­ger ale, dec­o­rated with a lime wedge. Our most pop­u­lar cock­tail was the “Peach Promises” with cake fla­vored vodka, peach schnapps, club soda and a straw­berry. Our event plan­ners enjoyed speak­ing with atten­dees about Pre­miere Events and Lot 613 and look for­ward to many wed­dings in 2015!

 

20th Century Fox at Madame Tussauds

November 10th, 2014 | Posted by Marketing in Events - (Comments Off)

Pre­miere Events proudly took part in 20th Cen­tury Fox’s Annual Global Sum­mit Event at Madame Tus­sauds on Novem­ber 6th. There were mul­ti­ple themed food sta­tions and bev­er­age bars for atten­dees to enjoy while they walked through the three story wax fig­ure exhibit. On the rooftop, tray passed appe­tiz­ers floated around includ­ing: Ahi Tuna Tartare on a Won­ton Crisp with Wasabi Pick­led Cucum­ber, Veg­gie Roll in Rice Noo­dle Wrap with Sesame Dip­ping Sauce, Grilled Cheese with Gruyere and Oven Dried Tomato, and Grilled Skirt Steak Skew­ers with Herb Chimichurri.

There were sev­eral food sta­tions through­out the attrac­tion includ­ing a Sports Tail­gate Sta­tion, an Old Hol­ly­wood Food Sta­tion, A For­rest Gump Rus­sel Stover Choco­late Dis­play, a Cup­cake Outer Space Sta­tion, A Pirate Rum Sta­tion and the Ital­ian Mafia Sta­tion which included Insalata Antipasto, Sauteed Broc­coli, Lemon Chicken Picatta, Barolo-Braised Short­ribs and Gar­lic Bread.

Adding to the photo booth fun and the hits played by the DJ, there were sev­eral bev­er­age bars through­out the wax museum. In the Coun­try West­ern room, our staff hap­pily served tra­di­tional Whiskey Sour cock­tails that the guests all raved about. Two full bars on the rooftop as well as a full din­ner buf­fet also filled guests stom­achs. The 20th Cen­tury Fox atten­dees enjoyed the view of Hol­ly­wood, tasted a large vari­ety of food, sipped on the cock­tails and it could not have been a more per­fect night.

 

Joni Mitchell’s Birthday at Hammer Museum

November 10th, 2014 | Posted by Marketing in Events - (Comments Off)

On Thurs­day, Novem­ber 9th, Joni Mitchell cel­e­brated her birth­day at the Ham­mer Museum in Los Ange­les. The artist her­self graced the stage and wel­comed every­one to the event and pro­ceeded to direct everyone’s atten­tion to a film screen­ing of “The Fid­dle and the Drum.” In sum­mary, this film included many of Joni Mitchell’s songs which were chore­o­graphed by Jean Grand-Maitre from the Alberta Bal­let Com­pany. The bal­let piece was cen­tered around the issues with our planet’s eco­log­i­cal dimin­ish­ing and humanity’s prob­lem with war.

After the film was pre­sented, the cel­e­bra­tion truly started and through­out the evening, Pre­miere Events served cock­tails and beer options from our bar. To com­ple­ment these drinks and light snacks, there were hun­dreds of pieces of cake dis­trib­uted to the crowd after Joni Mitchell blew out her birth­day can­dles. After­wards, there was a ques­tion and answer por­tion of the evening where fans were able to speak with Joni Mitchell aa she shared sto­ries of her proud­est moments. It was a beau­ti­ful evening for all who attended.

 

Michael and Joy’s Wedding at the Natural History Museum

November 4th, 2014 | Posted by Marketing in Events - (Comments Off)

Michael and Joy hosted their wed­ding at the Nat­ural His­tory Museum and Pre­miere Events was thrilled to be a part of it! As the cater­ing com­pany, we brought our top notch servers, chef, culi­nary team to pro­vide the best expe­ri­ence pos­si­ble for this spe­cial day. Gusts enjoyed a beau­ti­ful cer­e­mony in the Rose Gar­den, cock­tail hour in the Grand Foyer, and the din­ner in the African Mam­mal Hall.

The groom selected the 3 appe­tiz­ers, includ­ing Mini Grilled Cheese Sand­wiches with Gruyère & Tomato Con­fit, Duck Arepas with Tomatillo Cilantro Salsa and the bride’s favorite, Crab Cakes with Lemon Dill Remoulade.

The dou­ble buf­fet for din­ner included: Baby Spinach  & Mixed Greens Tossed with Shaved Ricotta Salata, Dried Rainier Cher­ries & Toasted Hazel­nuts with Black­berry Bal­samic Dress­ing, Braised Beef Short Ribs, Baked Salmon with Rose­mary Pom­mery Mus­tard Glaze, Casarecce Pasta with Wild Mush­room Cream Sauce, Roasted Brus­sel Sprouts, Cau­li­flower, But­ter­nut Squash and Red Onion with Gar­lic Chips and an assort­ment of fresh breads with fresh herb butter.