Category: Party Planning Tips

The Fabulous 1920’s Great Gatsby Party

Roaring 1920’s Great Gatsby glamour is the perfect party theme for 2020. The decadent Great Gatsby theme is perfect for hosts who want to throw an opulent party with all the excitement and excesses of the 1920’s.  Relive the 20’s in 2020, and mark the decade with a fabulous event to celebrate any landmark occasion.…


Create the Perfect Christmas Party

In our humble opinion, to create, implement and manage a truly unforgettable Christmas party it is really beneficial to call on some expert help. Here at Mirage we understand all the multiple layers that go into delivering a high-end, top-notch party. We live, love and breathe parties and creating amazing memories is our raison d’être.…


What Makes A Great Halloween Party

Don’t allow the current Brexit pantomime let you forget that October 31st gives you a great creative theme to party hard and forget the turmoil at a Halloween themed event! As the nights draw in and the weather starts to turn, it’s time to get some dates in the diary to make sure you have…


How to Plan a Corporate Party

Our guide to planning the best corporate party With a hectic to-do list and a multitude of deadlines, planning a corporate party may seem overwhelming. How do you organise an event for fifty, one-hundred or more? And in today’s uncertain economic climate, you may be working to a short turnaround time. Corporate event planning requires…


Create the Ultimate Party Venue – in a Marquee.

Creating stunning and unforgettable events for our clients is at the heart of what we do. Many of these parties are created in the grounds of our client’s properties. Using a marquee as a party venue has many benefits when it comes to hosting your event.  Here at Mirage, styling is key and with our…


Birthday Party Venue Ideas

Will you be celebrating a landmark birthday later this year or in 2020? As you start to consider different birthday party venue ideas, take a moment to read through our list of top London venues. Early last week our London party planning team spent time visiting some truly stunning London venues. This week, back at…


Start Your Summer Party Planning

Contemplating hosting a fabulous summer party? Party dates throughout June, July and the first two weeks of September are the busiest for parties. We’re fully booked for 22 June 2019 and have limited availability for other dates in June this year. Hire Your Party Planner Now for Popular Summer Dates. In June the UK weather…


Party Lights

As the nights draw in and we begin to lose the sunlight earlier and earlier it seems an apt time to talk about the amazing impact that the right party lights can deliver. There’s a world of options for lighting party marquees, temporary event structures and party venues. From simple mood lighting to elaborate operator…


Meet the Party Planners – part two

A behind the scenes look into the working life of a Mirage Parties party planner. Part One of our Meet the Party Planners blog post saw us speaking with company directors Julia and Christian Marryat. In this second instalment we meet party planner Alex as he shares his party ideas and event planning experience. Alex…


Cocktails and Party Dreams

We’ve worked with London’s top leading professional bartenders and mixologists for many, many years now. We love watching them at the top of their game and have much respect for their passion and skill. Our cocktails are crafted by our professional, highly skilled bartenders. Our Mixologists Back in our April blog post we wrote about…