Archives for Themed Events & Parties

HAMMING IT UP AT SILVERSTONE

Area 51 helped bring a flavour of the Balearic party scene to Formula 1's British Grand Prix staged at Silverstone. The company created a special "Ham-former" robot stilts character, a hybrid of the popular A51 Transformer and a Lewis Hamilton bobble head, which caused a storm among race fans
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Categories: Club Entertainment, Costume Design & Production, Festivals, Promotional Campaigns, Prop Production, Themed Events & Parties, and TV, Film & Music Industry.

FORMULA 1 BOBBLEHEADS

Caption / alt text: Racing ahead – Area 51 sculptured 3D caricature heads for Formula 1 drivers Max Verstappen, Sebastian Vettel, Daniel Riccardo and Valtteri Bottas. In the vast crowded venues of F1, create a range of eye-catching, identifiable caricatures who will stand out and be greeted rapturously wherever the F1 races are held
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Categories: Costume Design & Production, Promotional Campaigns, Prop Production, Themed Events & Parties, and TV, Film & Music Industry.

QEII ILLUMINATIONS

Over 85,000 LED lights lit up one of the largest event venues in Central London as guests flocked to the QEII Conference Centre. Area 51 and event theme partners Event-Trees were asked to provide a dazzling ‘illumination’ themed event that would showcase the versatility of networking suites at the QEII Conference Centre, London, for the venue’s potential clients.
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Categories: Christmas, Conference & Awards, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Portfolio, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

ATLANTIS RISING

London’s prestigious party venue, 8 Northumberland Avenue, start planning Christmas a year ahead. Setting aside traditional festive themes they asked for splendour on an oceanic scale - the myth of Atlantis was to be brought alive – furthermore they wanted a plush ambient party-zone to match. The brief was ‘epic’ plus ‘glitz & glam’. They key colours – deep-sea blues and paradise pinks.The spirit of the Lost Sunken
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Categories: Christmas, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Portfolio, Prop Production, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

WINTER WONDERLAND HYDE PARK 2017-18

Transforming London’s Hyde Park into a winter theme park – The Magical Ice Kingdom entrance at Winter Wonderland.Each festive season London’s Hyde Park becomes a multi-attraction theme park billed as Winter Wonderland. It’s filled with fairground rides, ice rinks, circuses and a host of other attractions.
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Categories: Design, Print & Signage, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Portfolio, Prop Production, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

JAX JONES GOES LARGE

Originally commissioned for the video of his hit song ‘Breathe’, Jax Jones’ big bobblehead had to be instantly recognisable. It also needed to be customised for the BRITS Awards with a mic inserted into the head and a speaker system that was worn on a chunky gold chain around his neck. This enabled him to conduct interviews with the world’s press before the evening’s proceedings began.
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Categories: Costume Design & Production, Portfolio, Prop Production, Themed Events & Parties, and TV, Film & Music Industry.

AREA 51 `AVALANCHE` FOR NEW ALPINE SHOW

A spectacular new Alpine-themed show combining extreme sports and circus skills made its debut at one of the UK's most prestigious arenas, to huge critical acclaim. The Area 51 production of 'Alpine Nights' is the ultimate après-ski experience: ice cool and an off-piste elegance with first class entertainment.
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Categories: Circus & Show Creation, Costume Design & Production, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

JONATHAN ROSS’ HALLOWEEN HOME

When it comes to Halloween parties, no one is more renowned than Jonathan Ross OBE for putting on a successful spooktacular. Packed with A-list celebrities, the party always attracts the attention of the international press. Jonathan and his wife, Jane Goldman, look to Area 51 to transform their house into a high-class horror-fest.
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Categories: Decor, Entertainment, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

LOUGHBOROUGH UNIVERSITY SU BALL

Loughborough University Students Union aim high when it comes to their gala ball. Our brief is to propose brilliant themes and then deliver the dazzling décor to match. Continuously topping previous years' achievements is not easy but we welcome the challenge. Our roll of honour so far includes a James Bond theme, the Great Gatsby era, Las Vegas and Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
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Categories: Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

LAUNCH OF THE BEANO EXPERIENCE

Beano HQ teamed up with House PR to bring the kids’ comic into the 21st century. They launched the Beano Studios and the Beano Experience, and the big unveiling event was at Beano’s Fleet Street HQ. The objective was to create an environment bursting with a cheeky character to match the 80-year-old comic’s irreverent
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Categories: Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Promotional Campaigns, Prop Production, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.

LINKEDIN ICE CAVE

Professional networking leaders LinkedIn asked us to come up with a unique concept that would excite the senses for their largest corporate recruitment drive, Talent Connect London, to be attended by 1,200 delegates. A brainstorming session produced several ideas but top of the pile was an immersive ice cave.
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Categories: Christmas, Conference & Awards, Event Decor & Theming, Event Management & Design, Portfolio, Set Design and Installations, and Themed Events & Parties.