Saturday, October 19, 2019

Floppy Ears and Snow White at a Livermore Shopping Center

A Princess, a Mouse, and Captain America wait in line

A floppy ear mouse and Snow White waited patiently in line at a Halloween Disney promotion at a Livermore shopping center. A face painter was the perfect choice for crowd control while their parents learned more about the Wonderful World of Disney. Celebrity Gems arranges face painters and balloon artists in the greater San Francisco Bay Area.

Saturday, October 5, 2019

The City of Livermore and the Caribbean

There was a blue sunny sky, no clouds, and kayaking on a huge lake. This was the perfect setting for a Caribbean Steel Band and music from Jamaica, Saint Maarten, and Barbados. Joining the band were two balloon artists and two face painters dressed in colorful Brazilian shirts, straw hats, and rainbow skirts for an ironworkers picnic at Del Valle Park in Livermore.
Ya Man, Caribbean music from the Dominica
Gather round for your balloon

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Thursday, September 26, 2019

Lock all Doors and Shut all Windows

Will the Zombie Clown be on your guest list

Add the Zombie Clown as a spoof to "Pennywise" from Steven King's movie "It."  The Zombie is a natural as a surprise and perhaps unwanted guest for an adult party.  Mature kids will adore his outrageous balloon hats so he's fun for adults and kids. Celebrity Gems arranges the Zombie Clown and the Zombie Cowboy for events in the San Francisco Bay Area.  Halloween anyone?

Monday, September 16, 2019

Surfs Up in Lafayette

Colorful flower leis with Hula Girl

The men wore bright floral print shirts; the ladies were dressed in colorful sarongs for an Hawaiian themed party in Lafayette, CA. A hula girl greeted the partygoers with flower leis, and; there was an ukulele and guitar duo during the dinner hour.  According to the event planner, "They did a fantastic job. They made the party the success that it was. Thanks for finding them. Mahalo."  Celebrity Gems arranges Hawaiian music and hula dancers in the San Francisco Bay Area including Dublin, Lafayette and Walnut Creek. 

Monday, August 19, 2019

There was Magic galore at a San Francisco Fundraiser

A star studded night at the 25th Anniversary of Help is on the Way
Heather and her Magical Crystal Ball

Heather juggled her crystal ball and strolled with her magical deck of cards during the auction for the 25th Anniversary of Help is on the Way, a gala fundraiser for several non-profit agencies based in San Francisco. Celebrity Gems arranges magicians and celebrity impersonators including Liza Minelli, Bruno Mars, Elvis, and Las Vegas Showgirls in the San Francisco Bay Area and Sacramento.

Yes, the Stars were out Tonight

As an homage to the Flamingos and their Do Wop song from the 1950's, the stars were out for the 25th Anniversary of Help is on the Way. This benefit gala featured acts from Broadway and finalists from America's Got Talent. There was a sighting of Liza Minelli, best known for her co-staring roles in Cabaret and Arthur. The highlight of the evening featured cast members from Hamilton and their rendition of "Let the Sunshine In." Celebrity Gems arranges a Liza Minelli impersonator in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Cast members from Hamilton

Friday, August 9, 2019

Wonderful, Wonderful, with bubbles Floating in the Air

Pop the cork and pass the Champagne. There were bubbles floating in the air with champagne music made famous by band leader Lawrence Welk.  The Lawrence Welk Show aired from the 1950's and beyond and was the theme at a Union City retirement home. "Wonderful, Wonderful" was the trademark made famous by Welk, with trumpet music by Frank accompanied by Nob Hill pianist Eric. This duo began their set with the song "Calcutta."