Quite the dynasty on the West Coast, PlumpJack owns hotels, resorts, restaurants, bars, venues and more. If you’re from San Francisco, you’ve probably been to PlumpJack venues without realizing it. You can host any kind of event at one of their unique properties. For the sake of time, however, let's dive into their innovative spaces on VenueBook.
When people ask if a venue is ADA compliant the answer is most likely yes. The only downfall is it does not always promise a satisfying experience at the event for a person with a disability. We are here to give you tips on how to make sure your venue is ADA compliant:
Summer is right around the corner, which means it's time to start enjoying the warm weather! There are some things to consider when switching up the menu for summer events both big and small. Here are a few pointers:
Searching for the perfect spot for your next event in New York City? The Lower East Side has some great spots! Whether you are looking for a place for a corporate meal or team outing, the Lower East Side offers it all. Here are some of our favorites:
If you don't already know, we are in the age of data. It's running everything: social media, business decisions, the temperature in our homes. While robots might not be as close as we think, data is doing a lot of that backend work. At this point, you're thinking "yeah I get it, but why should I care?" Well, you should care because it's powerful and can help with efficiency and business decis...
It's time for me to tell you about the great venues on our site. This time around, the focus is Italian...because who doesn't love authentic Italian food? There are quite a lot of Italian restaurants in New York City, but we prefer the ones on our site. Here are two different venues with two different vibes so you can have a few options the next time you're looking to take clients out to dinner...
Planning events is hard. Factor in procrastination and you've got yourself quite the pickle. For most people, planning events isn't their day job. You report to work for something else entirely, so it makes sense that the event planning slipped through the cracks. It happens. If you find yourself in this situation often, or if this is your first time, here are some tips and must-knows for last-...
If you've been in the events business for a while or if you're just getting started, marketing your venue is the key to gaining (and maintaining) clients. Setting up the perfect event experience will make it easier for both you and the client. Spend less time working out the kinks during event planning and provide clients with events that exceed their expectations. Here are three tips (and sub-...
As the weather (finally) starts to warm up in NYC, we are reminded that summer is around the corner. With summer comes kickoff parties, intern events, and rooftop takeovers. When you're looking over your summer event packages and ideas, keep in mind a few of these tips for hosting summer events.
If you can’t tell by the name, The Barrel Room San Francisco is serving all things wine. It’s a unique option when you’re looking to switch up your corporate events. The Food
Galvanize is the perfect backdrop to any event. Located in the historic West Village, its New York City charm will woo your local guests and impress the out-of-towners. This space is built for large events (and small ones, too). From workshops to hackathons, the size of your guest list will be no problem at Galvanize.
Looking for the perfect venue for an event is hard work. When you live in NYC, you have a variety of options to choose from. It can be overwhelming. You can always just ditch the long list and host your next event at Distilled New York.
There are a lot of sites out there that are working to digitize the events industry. Event planning processes used to be quite archaic and things are finally starting to turn around. When you're weighing your options, consider some of the advantages VenueBook has to offer.
Event planning is hard. It's been glorified many times in the media, but we all know the truth: it can be really taxing. There are so many different pieces that need to come together for every event. It's especially hard when you're hosting an event at a venue that doesn't offer food and beverage or even furniture. To ease the blow just a little, we've put together a list of resources for event...
With spring just around the corner, that means more time for outdoor activities! But before the winter weather starts to go, there are some entertaining indoor winter team activities your company might enjoy! With VenueBook in four amazing cities, we have many activity-based events to offer you! Here are just a few of our favorites -
Whether you're a new VenueBook venue or you've been with us for years, we're glad you're here. We aim to help you manage your events business while also sending you qualified leads. To make sure you're getting the most out of our site, here are some tips for interacting with your VenueBook Clients.
Now that the Super Bowl is behind us, we can focus on more important things: March Madness. Any party is a good one, but these tips will really make your March Madness party one for the books. Here's what I got:
I didn’t start enjoying soup until I moved to New York City and I realized it’s only one of a few things (aside from turning the heat on) that helps to keep me warm. Now that the weather is consistently “winter-y”, it’s time for soup...and lots of it. Here are some VenueBook venues serving great soup dishes.
2018 is here and with it comes updated bucket lists and resolutions that we'll give up on in two weeks. If "Eat Great Food" made it on either of these lists, then you need to use Maven in San Francisco as your checkmark. I highly encourage you to stick to this resolution!
Well, winter has finally reached the city. We've experienced our second snow, MTA continues to struggle with all kinds of weather conditions and the winter markets are flooded with tourists that seem like they don't know the NYC walking pace. This is it.
It's the season of giving and you probably have a few millennials in your life. Picking out the perfect gift is hard especially when stores throw all these options at you. I've read all the lists about gifts for millennials and, honestly, none of the gifts are really that good. Like how many coasters do we need? Do people even use coasters anymore?
December means holiday cheer and holiday spirits! Nothing beats curling up on a cold day with a hot beverage, and hey, adding a little something extra to that hot cocoa never hurt anybody. If peppermint schnapps and hot chocolate isn’t your thing, never fear, there are plenty of other fun and festive cocktails to please you. And for all our Chicago city dwellers, we’ve got a short list...