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    1. Cat Villegas with Peter Corvallis Productions. 

    <p>1. Cat Villegas with Peter Corvallis Productions.&nbsp;</p>
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    2. Shawn Whittemore, Event Team Entertainment and Eric Kingstad, The Event Guys. 

    <p>2. Shawn Whittemore, Event Team Entertainment and Eric Kingstad, The Event Guys.&nbsp;</p>
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    3. Christina Safford with Designs by Muse. 

    <p>3. Christina Safford with Designs by Muse.&nbsp;</p>
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    4. Mary Clare Adame and Kayley Oka, both with VT Group. 

    <p>4. Mary Clare Adame and Kayley Oka, both with VT Group.&nbsp;</p>
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    5. Cassy Bright, Ashwood Avenue; Whitney Perry, La Tavola Fine Linen Rental; Kelly La Plante, See Level Design Co.; Jessica Haag, Whitney Werts Events.

    <p>5. Cassy Bright, Ashwood Avenue; Whitney Perry, La Tavola Fine Linen Rental; Kelly La Plante, See Level Design Co.; Jessica Haag, Whitney Werts Events.</p>
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    6. Time out from the competition for drinks, bites and conversation.

    <p>6. Time out from the competition for drinks, bites and conversation.</p>
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    7. Whitney Perry, La Tavola Fine Linen Rental; Steve Brown, Spin Events & Catering; Maria Corvallis, Peter Corvallis Productions; Kevin Molesworth, Brass Tacks Events; Maya Calavan, My Bartender. 

    <p>7. Whitney Perry, La Tavola Fine Linen Rental; Steve Brown, Spin Events &amp; Catering; Maria Corvallis, Peter Corvallis Productions; Kevin Molesworth, Brass Tacks Events; Maya Calavan, My Bartender.&nbsp;</p>
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    8. Annessa Hartman with VT Group. 

    <p>8. Annessa Hartman with VT Group.&nbsp;</p>

The Portland Chapter of International Live Events Association (ILEA) held its ever-popular Art of the Party tabletop competition at Vibrant Table Catering & Events on May 24. The fierce but friendly competition didn’t disappoint, showcasing designs ranging from grand elegance to colorful whimsy. 

From May 1 to July 14, Philadelphians were enthralled by Chinese culture at the 4th annual Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival held in historic Franklin Square. Attendees witnessed 27 lantern displays that were larger than life and made of more than 2,000 lit sculptures and 20,000 LED lights. 

 

Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International – Southern Colorado Chapter held its annual summer fundraiser on July 17 at Colorado Springs Marriott. A beach party theme kept things lively, and members were encouraged to “flamingle” and bring guests of all ages. Funds raised benefitted CASA of the Pikes Peak Region.

 

Members of the National Association of Catering & Events Greater Denver Chapter pulled out the gym gear and dusted off their Nikes to take the field. The Denver Broncos’ UCHealth Training Center, a professional-grade facility, served as the backdrop for all sorts of fun and games.