bruschetta bar money saving party ideas

Party More and Spend Less

Who wants to party like its $19.99? Who wants to throw an amazing party on a less-than an amazing budget?? Here are SIX money-saving tips that will get your party started right, without breaking the bank!! Do me a favor? Party favors are great but unless you are having a party of one, their cost […]

Beer Tasting Party

Check out this brilliant party set up currently in our Petaluma showroom designed by Sara and showing off our teak lounge furniture! Sara’s love for beer combined with a great idea for a get together gave us this awesomely fun set up! Find the notepad as part of a beer tasting kit on amazon or print […]

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How To Host A Favorite Things Party

About three years ago I discovered A Favorite Things Party.  I was invited to one by a friend at church, did a lil’ google search and fell in love with the concept! I had a blast at the party and couldn’t wait to host my own! Every year since I have hosted this type of […]

Encore Events Best of 2013

The Best of 2013

Here comes 2014 whether we are ready or not!! But before we toast and kiss our way to the new year, we wanted to give a shout out to some of our favorite events from 2013!


Bruschetta Bar

So you’re hosting a party but have no idea what to serve? Chicken skewers? Done it. Chips and salsa? Boring. Veggie tray? Not enough.
Why not create a BRUSCHETTA BAR?


Venue Spotlight: Bloomfield Events

With the popularity of rustic-themed weddings still going strong, we are delighted to find another FABULOUS venue perfect for your next event. Bloomfield Events is a must see property with breathtaking views, a spacious, historic barn, organic gardens and luxurious cabins. Any type of large or small-scaled event would work well here. The sky’s the limit!


Lego Party Table

If you’ve ever stopped by our Petaluma location, chances are you met Sara. As assistant store manager, Sara oversees our sales team in Petaluma and takes care of a thousand other important tasks. She wears many hats and is crucial to our daily operations.  Customers love her. We love her. But most importantly, her kids love her! […]

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Birthday Party at the Park!

Hi Everyone! Just in case you’re stopping by the blog today for the first time or first time in a while…check out this post to get caught up! So it’s Toni here… with probably what will be my favorite post of the year! One of my greatest joys as a mother is throwing a fun birthday […]

Rustic Chic Wedding

A Rustic Chic Wedding for Tiffany & Anthony

Meet Tiffany and Anthony!!! So happy to share some of their highlights from their rustic chic wedding!

Garden BoHo Wedding Photoshoot

Garden Bo-Ho Wedding Photoshoot

This photoshoot was inspired and designed by the very talented Ali Diluvio from Ali Diluvio Events. She came to me with this vision of “garden boho” and here is what we came up with. For this blog, I am going to let the photos do the talking. These photos turned out amazing. There were so […]