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The Chocablock Party & Wedding Blog

10 Tips For Running Kids Parties On A Budget

Posted by The Chocablock Events Team on Aug 22, 2020

10 Tips For Running Kids Parties On A Budget
Setting a budget for a kids party is the first thing you should do in the party planning process. It could be because times are tough, or you’re a thrifty type who is always looking to stretch your dollar further. Whatever the reason, you can still celebrate your child’s special birthday with an awesome kids party. All it takes is a little creativity and an understanding of what kids like.So settle in as we take you through the ultimate guide...
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Ideas For Her Sweet 16th Birthday Party

Posted by The Chocablock Events Team on Aug 21, 2020

Ideas For Her Sweet 16th Birthday Party
Throwing a party for teenagers is difficult at the best of times. There is a very fine line between a celebration that your daughter and her friends enjoy, and a party that is not quite for 16 year olds. Girls of this age are fiercely independent and yet also still a slave to their peers which can make Sweet 16th party planning tough.The concept that we had to get our head around when organising parties in our daughter’s teen years was that...
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Wedding Photography Do's And Don’t's

Posted by The Chocablock Events Team on Aug 21, 2020

Wedding Photography Do's And Don’t's
You’ve spent thousands on every aspect of your wedding and now you need someone to capture the whole event. The day will be a whirlwind and you need an experienced professional to do their job while you do yours. This is not the time to accept amateur offers from family members. You need a professional photographer. But where do you start? How much do you need to spend? And how do you tell good wedding photography from bad? Never fear, here’s our...
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Strike! Bowling Party Ideas That Are Next Level

Posted by The Chocablock Events Team on Aug 20, 2020

Strike! Bowling Party Ideas That Are Next Level
Bowling parties remain a firm favourite for kids of all ages for pretty simple reasons. Anybody can play and it's all about smashing heavy things down an alley to smash more things at the other end. In other words, it's just plain fun! But if you've headed to your local AMF bowling alley, you've probably seen the default parties that are thrown and they lack a little imagination. Bowl for an hour, site at a table of 10 with chips, coke an...
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Personalised Christmas Crackers

Posted by The Chocablock Events Team on Aug 20, 2020

Personalised Christmas Crackers
A Christmas cracker is one of those dinner table decorations that just makes a Christmas party. While other decorations may add elegance and practicality to the table, nothing quite adds an air of excitement like a Christmas cracker.Which then begs the question, “so why do we fill them with such lame gifts?”. Sure, the Dad jokes inside are a rite of passage for any child on Christmas Day, but even the most expensive bon-bons have pretty average g...
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