Trend of the Month: Midnight Munchies

Our event planners took a poll from all our clients and you’ve decided – Midnight Munchies took first place and is our new trend of the month! We know you’ll absolutely love to have these tasty treats featured at your reception for a little late night snack. These munchies are passed out for the last
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Décor Upgrades: Table Details

It’s all in the details! When you’re planning out your special day, we know how important each decision is – even the little ones – and that’s why we have a whole décor upgrade selection focused solely on table details. Our upgrades will take the stress off your shoulders when deciding exactly what look you
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Décor Upgrades: Space

Creating that perfect environment for your dream wedding can be a little overwhelming- and that’s why we’re here to help! When you have your wedding with us, our ballrooms are a blank slate for the wedding of your dreams and we’ve got tons of different ways to utilize the space you’re working with, so you
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Trend Alert: Fireside Sweets

It’s that time of year again! With Fall upon us, it’s time to start exploring trends that delve into that autumn-feel! And that’s exactly what we’re doing with our new trend of the month – S’mores! There’s nothing that screams fall more than a delicious and sweet fireside treat! Not only are these chocolate and
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Décor Upgrades: Lighting & Going Further

There are so many ways to elevate your special day and we know it can get a little overwhelming when trying to decide. Don’t fear – The Inn is here to help. In this post, we’ll focus specifically on lighting options and going further with simple and fun design additions! While we know every person’s
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Trend of the Month: Balloon Walls

Pop some color into your wedding! We know that everyone is always looking for the next big thing to bring some excitement and originality to their big day and we found the next trend – balloon walls! Not only are they simple and fun but they’re exciting in a way that you and your guests
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Trend of the Month: Pin Spotting

Light up your wedding night! Looking for an interesting way to create drama and dimension in your reception space? We’ve looked at all the latest trends and we’ve found the one that can accomplish just that! Brace yourself and get acquainted with our trend of the month – pin spotting! These tiny spotlights can elevate
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Trend of the Month: Smoke Bombs

At the Inn, we’re always looking for fun and unique trends to share with our couples… We want your day to be as colorful as you are! So for this months trend, we did some digging, and we’ve decided that we know EXACTLY how to make your wedding photos the absolute bomb (literally): by using
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Trend of the Month: Late Night Food Trucks

Imagine this…. You and your guests have been dancing the night away (you’ve really got some moves out there!), you’ve had a couple of your signature cocktails from the bar, and you’re absolutely starved! Dinner was served hours ago, so what could you possibly do to satisfy that craving you’ve got for a yummy late
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5 Must-Have Wedding Cake Toppers

At any wedding, the details are important and make the difference between good and great. While a cake should taste great, it should also look amazing – almost too good to eat. Enter: Wedding cake toppers. Traditionally, these include small models of a bride and a groom sitting on top of the wedding cake in
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Wedding Invitation Wording

Your wedding day is a very special day so it should be celebrated with special people. Those people deserve an invitation that is unique and sets the tone for your big day. With invitations from INNvite Us, there are guaranteed to be exactly what you want. Wedding Invitation Wording In addition to the look, we
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How to Write Traditional Wedding Vows

Weddings vows are one of the most important, meaningful, and tear-jerking moments you may witness at a wedding. It is where emotions, tradition, and overwhelming love meets. However, if you think all vows are the same and created equal, you’re wrong. There are many vows from all walks of life – personal, religious, etc. Traditional
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Party Favors for Corporate Events

During a corporate event, party favors are something guests often look forward to. Party favors are a great way to show how much you appreciate your guests, whether they be employees, colleagues, or clients. That’s why you want to make sure your party favors are creative and unique. It’s also important to take into consideration
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A Checklist for Corporate Event Planning

Let’s face it, behind the fun and social interactions at a corporate event, planning it is not easy. There are a lot of things to keep in mind to ensure every part of the event will be a success. A Checklist for corporate event planning You can’t just simply wing the event and hope it
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Sample Welcome Speech for a Corporate Event

If you’ve ever attended a corporate event, then you know the welcome speech gets all of the attention. The welcome speech is what allures the attendees to either listen and take interest… or not want to participate at all. Given that, welcome speeches are really important and should be long enough to address everyone properly
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3 Things to Include in Your Holiday Party Invitations

It’s that time of the year again! The weather is chillier and people are merrier. Whether you’re ready or not, the holidays are fast approaching. You can say hello to Christmas trees, lights, and holiday songs being played in restaurants and stores. Do you know what that means? It’s time to start planning a holiday
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5 Fun Icebreakers for Corporate Events

Imagine business minded people gathering at an event to share knowledge and objectives that could benefit the company as a whole. It’s serious. During these events, the socialization between the attendees can start in an awkwardly, especially if most of them don’t know each other. Icebreakers for Corporate Events As an event organizer, you need
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8 Steps To Hosting Successful Corporate Picnics And Events

Corporate picnics and events are fun ways to form a bond that could connect members of a company to a new level. Corporate picnics and events It’s a great form of socialization most successful companies practice because of its positive social effect on their employees. Corporate picnics and events not only strengthen the company through
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Wedding Cake Trends of 2017

The wedding cake is the food centerpiece of your wedding, so  you want to have a cake that’s both gorgeous and delicious. With so many styles to choose from it can be difficult  So we have compiled this list of wedding cake trends of 2017 and even beyond. These trends come directly from some of
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Hot Trend: Barlour, Liquor Infused Desserts

Liquor is not just for cocktails anymore. It’s called “Barlour”, merging the words “Bar” and “Parlour”. A hot new trend referring to desserts and ice creams with the addition of liquor. It’s a fun way to liven up your dessert course. This idea went viral just in May of this year with the opening of
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Four Unique Additions to Floral Arrangements

Floral arrangements are a classic addition to any event. But flowers are not the only feature in many trendy centerpieces! There are so many unique ideas to made additions to your arrangements. From fruits to balloons we’ve got some inspiration to make your centerpieces truly unique! Fruits and Veggies Making the leap to add fruit is
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Top Five Bridal Fashion Trends of 2017

Trend 1- Deep Plunge Necklines Modesty is not in for 2017. We’re seeing many designers debuting bridal looks with deep plunging necklines. It’s not quite Jennifer Lopez at the Grammies, but it’s not your mama’s wedding style. There may be some push-back from mom, but this trend is here to stay. The deep plunge is
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The Top Four Interactive Trends for Events

  Technology is wonderful! Having a small touchscreen computer in your pocket comes in handy all the time. What makes these devices so important to us is the very thing also makes these devices so tempting. We can all overlook the present moment, event at events. There’s nothing worse than seeing friends or family looking
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Five Signature Spring Cocktails

A signature cocktail is an excellent way to add that personal touch to your event. With Spring here, we’ve come up with refreshing and unique ideas for your signature cocktail. With flavors from fruit to flowers, we’ve designed cocktails that are on trend and perfect for the season.   Cucumber Infused Gin & Grapefruit Fizz
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Hold Your Corporate Event At The Best Long Island Banquet Venue

Corporate events are really no different than an anniversary party, birthday celebration or wedding when it comes to the planning process. Along with finding the perfect venue, people must sit down and make decisions about the menu, decorations and the guest list. The goal here to plan a successful corporate event where people can relax
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Fall Is The Perfect Season For An Outdoor Wedding

When couples are exploring potential venues for their wedding, no matter what city they are in, they have two options: indoor or outdoor. However, depending on the season of your wedding, you could be restricted to an indoor wedding because of the weather. While most people interested in hosting an outdoor wedding plan their big day sometime
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Pros and Cons of an Outdoor Wedding

Now that you’re engaged, it is time to start the wedding planning process. The first order of business is deciding a date, but following that, the next step will probably be deciding whether or not it should be indoors or outdoors and finding a venue that can accommodate your plans. In order to make the
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Expert Shares The Hottest and Biggest Wedding Trends for The Fall – Including….More Bacon?!

Like the fashion industry, the wedding business is ever-changing. The must wear and must-do trends to make your dream wedding special for your guests almost change with the seasons. Cynthia Pesce is a renowned wedding planner and the General Manager of the award-winning Inn at New Hyde Park (www.innatnhp.com) in Long Island, New York Cynthia
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Expert Shares Why Bridal Showcases are a Wedding Planning Must!

Dress, food, location, ceremony set-up, band, DJ, photo booth, take-homes, accessories, photographer…the list of what is needed to make sure your dream wedding comes true goes on and on. Sure the internet has made it easier to find the best places to see. People to talk to, and accessories to try out. But, there still
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Ideal Setting for Corporate Events in Long Island

Any important event needs a venue that allows for it to be a success. This includes corporate events. Not only should the venue that businesses and corporations choose be accommodating to their needs, but it should go above and beyond to make the event special and unique. For those in Long Island, The Inn at
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