Everybody Wins | Casino Party Planning Blog

Everybody Wins | Casino Party Planning Blog

As a team, we’ve got a lifetime of experience in the business of planning and producing casino parties. Along this journey, we’ve serviced every type of casino party you can imagine; helped worthy charities raise funds, planned many personal celebrations, and created fun and engaging corporate events. Additionally, I worked as a casino dealer, supervisor and pit boss; while my husband retired as a poker room manager. Elite has delivered everything from the sophisticated black-tie casino party to the fun, silly, wild and even outrageously themed – casino parties! In this blog together, we share our insights, ideas, helpful tips, and secrets to successful casino party planning; including all the interesting elements about the casino games.

Mirror Photo Booth Is More Than Photo Fun!

Mirror Photo Booth How do I add excitement and energy to my party? Every host/hostess asks this question whether it’s a private party, wedding reception, corporate event, sweet 16 or child's birthday. They all have the same goal - they want to host a...

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Pittsburgh – 5 Amazing Places for a Casino Party!

Pittsburgh - 'The friendly city' I was born and raised in Pittsburgh. I love this city, and cherish all the wonderful memories I have as a child growing up here. Memories of playing ‘red light-green light’ on cobblestone streets, shopping at Kaufmann’s with mom during...

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Poker Etiquette, 7 Unspoken Rules of the Game

At some point in your life you were taught etiquette. It stands to reason that the lessons you learned about being polite, being patient, and exercising civility should apply when you’re at a poker table. But humans being human, sometimes the manners we learned long...

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Speakeasy Party – 7 Sensational, Money Saving Tips!

The Sensational Speakeasy Theme Everyone loves a Speakeasy theme party, and it’s perfect for any event! We’re all fascinated by an era when people did a lot of what they ‘weren’t supposed to do,’ and less of what they ‘were supposed to do.’ This prohibition era was...

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1920’s Costuming – 12 Easy, Inexpensive Styling Tips!

1920’s Costuming Is Easy! Most people will find it very easy to create a costume for this theme. Everyone has something 1920’s in their closet. Men, look for bow ties, suspenders, fedoras, white t-shirts and wear it with a fitted vest for a quick 1920’s costume. You...

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James Bond Party – 7 Simple, Elegant, Affordable Tips!

Why a James Bond Party? The James Bond Party is undeniably the most popular theme for any casino event. While there are a million reasons why, my guess is that everyone has a fascination for our favorite MI-6 agent. Bond enchants us all, and why wouldn’t he? He’s...

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Pennsylvania Law Regarding Casino Nights, Myth #1

It's time to break the myths. So, you think you know Pennsylvania law regarding casino nights? - Everyday someone calls my office requesting information about how to host a casino night fundraiser. Some will listen when I explain to them what they need to know....

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Blackjack – Play Your Cards Right To Win!

For the Love of Blackjack! Why is blackjack my favorite casino game? That’s a very long story – but it a nutshell, it’s fast paced, it offers great odds to win, (when played properly), and it is an easy game to learn. I also love that it’s a very social game, as I am...

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The Art of the Bluff

LIAR, LIAR -  How to recognize a bluffer at the poker table (or in the Board room) By Rege Behe Mark Twain once said, “It is sound judgment to put on a bold face and play your hand for a hundred times what it is worth; forty-nine times out of fifty nobody dares to...

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Aces & Angels Host a Holiday Play-A-Thon

Play-A-Thon - Play more, give more, be merry! Remaining true to our mission statement, Elite Casino Events is sponsoring a 'Holiday Play-A-Thon' on December 2, 2015.  The event by design is a celebration of life that will invite children and adults to come play,...

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The Ultimate Holiday Party | 4 Fabulous Tips!

How To Make Your Holiday Party Unforgettable!  So you’ve carefully planned your ‘Las Vegas’ themed Holiday party. You’ve found the perfect casino party vendor with beautiful tables and equipment, one who is also, highly recommended.  So now you’re thinking - what can...

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Texas Hold’em Poker | A Tutorial for Beginners

Texas Hold 'em Poker - An Introduction to the World's Most Popular Poker Game by Rege Behe Texas hold 'em poker is easy to learn and to play. It's an extremely sociable game that is conducive to conversation and getting to know your fellow players. From...

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The Basics of Casino Night Fundraising

Casino Night fundraising should be fun! Although it might seem that way, it’s not just fun and games. There are many decisions to be made, each is imperative to the success of your casino night fundraising event. Every decison is equally important, such...

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Why Craps is a Great Choice for a Casino Night Party

This game is a sure bet. Craps is by far the most exciting, and also the most intimidating game to play in the entire casino.  It builds camaraderie unlike any other game. The joy of the experience is that you can be standing next to a complete stranger...

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Corporate Holiday Casino Party Ideas & Insights

The Winning Plan For The Corporate Holiday Casino Party   July has nearly ended and your boss has assigned you the task of hiring a casino party vendor for the company’s Holiday casino party. You do a quick Internet search and suddenly, you’re overwhelmed! Who knew...

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