We pride ourselves on building each event to client’s specific, and often bespoke, requirements and budgets, putting together venue décor, production, live acts and interactive entertainment that will all work well together and make a fantastic and complete event.
With our expert knowledge of entertainment and all things creative, we can provide the impossible for our clients, sourcing and pinpointing the exact components for any campaign brief.
We are always working on new projects, delivering a service that is second to none, to guarantee your event has maximum impact.
From complete set building to fully branded equipment and bespoke interactive technology such as our Digital Graffiti Wall, Snow Globes, New York Taxi Photo Booth and Video Dance Floors, we can help develop brands to consumer interaction! We are also happy to create custom-made costumes and make-up design for Promotional Artistes for live promotions, filming and specific campaigns.
If required, we can also offer the services of an event manager and event organisers to oversee the running of the event on the day. We are passionate about our business and obsessive about detail – contact us today to see how we can help you!
We had the honour of arranging Accor Hotels’ annual Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony, to be held in Liverpool at the famous Anfiled Road football ground. The event was to play host to 240 members of the company’s staff from all over the world.
The company chose the fabulous Swinging Sixties theme for their evening event, needing full venue transformation, staging, production, sound, lighting and entertainment.
After a site visit to check the layout and quirks of the room, we put together the ideal 60’s décor, AV and production package.
Using used large Sixties and British iconography as focal points and photo areas, such as oversized peace signs, Flowers and Records. The room was washed with lights in different bright colours, which complemented the lavish table dressing perfectly to complete the colourful Sixties effect.
It was important to the client that the guests would enter to an area where they could take fun photos to remember the event and year’s theme by. To do this, we installed a large Union Jack backdrop and the World-famous Abbey Road Crossing, and added some Sixties Go-Go Girls Hostesses and Sergeant Pepper Beatles Stilt Walkers. The resulting images were a huge hit with everyone who attended!
As Liverpool played a big role in the music scene of the 60’s, the client wanted this to be reflected in the evening, but with a large number of international guests, it still had to be recognisable to people from outside of the UK. With a quick survey of some of the soon-to-be audience members, we learnt that while artists like Cilla Black wouldn’t fit that bill, we could rely on the ever-iconic Beatles to keep everyone happy. We chose our first-class Beatle Tribute band, The Cheatles, as well as our corporate DJ and his 60’s playlist, to keep the dancefloor full on the night!
A large portion of this event was the annual awards being presented to the staff for their year’s work. For this, we brought in a staging area that would suit both the ceremony and the live band later one, with a professional sound system, monitors & mixing desks, screen and video projection, stage lighting and a last minute autocue! With our professional sound, video and lighting engineers on hand, the whole thing ran perfectly! To make sure the whole night was documented, we also provided our event photographer and videographer, who also stayed on site for the workshop the following day. They provided branded images of the whole event, and a brilliant memento video for the company to use and share with staff members who weren’t able to be there on the day.
“Big thanks to you and the team – The event went brilliantly!
The production crew were fantastic – James and the AV team were so helpful throughout the whole event and made our life so easy!
Theming – the room looked great and the theme worked perfectly. My team were little dubious on set up day at the colour scheme of the table and chairs but I knew it was going to work, and they all agreed when they saw the final look! We have had fantastic feedback from everyone.
The actors/stilt walkers and hostesses worked well next to the Union Jack (great pics!) and the band and DJ were great too. Great atmosphere, and the DJ played some really good music. The quality of the tribute band was really good.
As mentioned the crew ran things really well for me and really were great support and very helpful throughout.
Please pass my thanks on to all the team – great working with everyone on this and for helping us make this our most successful event so far!”
Dana Lewis, Accor Hotels
Megan Chungh – Park Hotel, Newcastle
Just a quick one to say how amazing everything went at our function thanks to Big Foot Events! From the very beginning they were extremely helpful and made sure everything was looked after without giving me too much hassle either! The Photo Booth, Candy Floss Cart and Popcorn Cart were all fantastic and a great hit with all of our family and friends and the staff running them were absolutely amazing! They were all set up and ready to go well before the event started and made sure they were always helpful! So a massive thank you to you all!
Amy Casey – Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
I just wanted to say a big thank you for being a part of our snapdragon festival this year. Once again Rex was a massive hit and the children and adults loved him. The two members of staff that came to the event were very professional and catered to any requests we had.
George – Golden Sands Holiday Park
We absolutely love having Noughty 90’s here, such lovely people and amazing sets! They had everyone up and dancing on the dance floor.
Mr & Mrs Pravitt – Private Wedding, Stoke On Trent
It was absolutely incredible, I cannot thank you guys enough for how amazing it all was. The Ranger and Rex were outstanding, every single guest loved them to pieces and we certainly had the wow factor for our wedding. Just the idea of having a dinosaur is one thing, but the way Rex, Trixxie and the Ranger worked tirelessly to entertain the entire wedding party just added to the overall effect. We've had non-stop comments from those who attended saying it was pure magic, videos of the experience have gone viral and we even had guests from the hotel desperate to catch a glimpse of Rex. I cannot overstate how incredible you all have been, from the day a weirdo messaged Lauren asking for a dinosaur at their wedding, to speaking with Jade to coordinate everything and then finally meeting Rex and the Ranger on the big day. Everything worked out a million times better than I ever thought possible, and my dad was very pleased to see Rex was appropriately dressed with his bow tie. Amazing, amazing, amazing, thank you all, from the bottom of our hearts.
Andrew Edmeads – Frimley Lodge, Surrey
Both acts went down a storm at the weekend. Really pleased with everything! Madonna did all the hits and even included some iconic costume changes! She had the audience up Voguing at the front! ABBA Fever had the crowd on their feet from the start and would be a worthy headliner in the future.
Barry Herridge – Ely Beet Sports & Social Club
The evening on Saturday was wonderful, Planet Abba we're superb and also so welcoming to the audience. As you know this is the 3rd year in a row I have used your agency and as always you have given me a wonderful evening, thank you.