Archives for Event Management & Design

NATIONAL GEOGRAPIC

National Geographic Traveller magazine wanted to create its first ever all-day festival to bring the magazine to life. The aim was to give readers an immersive experience that showcased the diversity of the world of travel. The venue was The Brewery, London, where customers would be able to visit a large range of seminars, talks, workshops, cooking demonstrations with celeb chefs, and more.
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Categories: Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Exhibitions, Prop Production, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

TWO-DAY BIRTHDAY BASH IS A JET-SET SMASH

Jet-setting guests were left spellbound at a lavish and private celebrity party held inside a luxury Berkshire hotel thanks to the efforts of Area 51.The exclusive two-day birthday party was staged at the luxurious Vineyard Hotel in Newbury with host and guests flying in from the USA to attend. Area 51's crack crew of creative stylists came up with not one but TWO stunning makeovers to help make the event truly 
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Categories: Entertainers, Acts & Shows, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

RICKY HATTON’S SHOW SUCCESS

Area 51 helped two-time world boxing champion Ricky Hatton create a knockout charity event in his hometown of Manchester in aid of charity. The much-loved Brit fighter celebrated his glittering sporting career by staging the stunning gala event at Victoria Warehouse with a host of special guests
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Categories: Entertainers, Acts & Shows, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Prop Production, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

LINKEDIN ROOF TOP ILLUSION

‘Surpassed all expectations’ was just one of the compliments for Area 51 for the design and installation of a rooftop theme for a major event. LinkedIn invited us to compose, design and install a theme for a their Talent Connect London event for 2,500 guests, that would even eclipse the success of our previous joint projects.
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Categories: Conference & Awards, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Portfolio, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

UNITED CARPETS – CONFERENCES WITH CLASS

United Carpets hold annual conferences for managers of their many British branches, and they love to do them in style in sunny southern Spain. Area 51 have been their partners of choice for these events for several years.For our seventh year with the carpet giants, we were asked to transform the Guadalmina Spa and Golf Resort Hotel 
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Categories: Conference & Awards, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Exhibitions, Prop Production, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

CARAVAN OF ROSS SOULS

Star TV presenter Jonathan Ross unleashed Area 51's Caravan Of Lost Souls at his annual Halloween spookathon staged at his plush north London mansion which was once again given a macabre makeover to thrill both A list celebs and the public.Igor Rasputin and his creepy crew of freaks and ghouls ran amok at the star-studded event which has become established as one of the biggest showbiz bashes in the calendar
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Categories: Entertainers, Acts & Shows, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

ZOMBIE MAYHEM AT SPOOKTACULAR

A plague of zombie soldiers tore out the Heart of England in a Halloween blitzkrieg of pure terror!Visitors to the Heart of England Conference and Events Centre in Warwickshire were given a horrifying Halloween experience to haunt them for many a month thanks to a chilling interactive Area 51 show that was not for the fainthearted.After creating a realistic biohazard laboratory in the woods at the centre situated at Fillongley in North Warwickshire
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Categories: Circus & Show Creation, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

THE WONDERFUL WIZARD OF OZ

We tasked ourselves to create a series of high quality décor and props to whisk you off down the legendary yellow brick road with the key characters in film-quality costumes. Oz is the perfect theme for private and corporate events and is guaranteed to appeal to all ages. The look is based on the 1939 movie adaptation of L Frank Baum’s 1900 children’s book. Its strong visual style provides that essential feel-good factor which event managers seek. 
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Categories: Costume Design & Production, Entertainers, Acts & Shows, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

GATSBY A GREAT SUCCESS!

University students were taken back through time to the Roaring Twenties for a rip-roaring gala ball thanks to Area 51. A series of stunning props and scenery were created for the glittering annual occasion at Loughborough University in the heart of England and together with a troupe of 51 entertainers, the event was heralded an enormous success.
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Categories: Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Prop Production, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

HARRY POTTER

Initially created for a university students’ ball, the client wanted guests to walk through a smokey corridor to the Great Hall at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. It should come complete with dozens of ethereal flying candles, stone walls, giant fireplaces and ghostly apparitions. Here the Sorting Hat will guide you and your guests into your chosen Hogwarts houses, whether Gryffindor, Slytherin, Hufflepuff or Ravenclaw.
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Categories: Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Prop Production, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

A CASTLE FOR JONATHON ROSS

TV star Jonathan Ross saw his luxury North London mansion transformed into a Castle of Creeps by Area 51's crew of ghost-thrusters. Filling the grounds of the chat show host's impressive homestead with a surfeit of spectres, creatures and assorted monsters, the Area 51 team also carried out a stunning makeover of his mansion to turn it into a citadel of spooks.
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Categories: Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Portfolio, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

JONATHAN ROSS’ HAUNTED HOUSE OF HORRORS

Jonathan Ross transformed his home into a haunted house in time for Britain's largest celebrity Halloween party...thanks to Area 51! Dozens of showbiz celebrities flocked to the television presenter's wealthy pad in Hampstead, north London to find it almost unrecognisable as the front of the building mutated into a spooky cartoon house of horrors!
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Categories: Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.