Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Saturday, December 20, 2014
|Hula hooping and juggling duo|
Holiday shoppers at The Village at Corte Madera, Corte Madera, CA were treated to five weekends of surprise entertainment. There was entertainment for everyone, featuring an award winning magician, elf balloon artists, a Nutcracker on Stilts, and a two person hula hooping team. This entertainment was a welcomed respite from the shopping stress of crowds and what to buy for loved ones and friends.
Celebrity Gems arranges hula hoopers and jugglers in Marin, Corte Madera, Novato, San Jose, San Francisco, Danville, Dublin, Oakland, and San Mateo.
Sunday, December 7, 2014
|Dickens Carolers by the Christmas Tree|
There are two huge Christmas Trees adorning two widely popular tourist attractions at Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco-Pier 39 and the Anchorage Square Shopping Center. Tables were arranged in the courtyard between 'N and Out Burgers and Dick's Last Resort, and diners were treated to the Dickens carolers in front of the colorfully decorated Christmas Tree. Celebrity Gems arranges Dickens Carolers in San Francisco, Oakland, and San Jose.
Friday, December 5, 2014
December in Palo Alto meant welcome rain and cold. A Palo Alto law firm threw caution to the wind with their Beachboy Surfin Safari theme. The midway was full of carnival rides and games and long lines waiting for two colorfully attired caricaturists and two surf style face painters.
|Is that really me?|
|Artist James captures the mood|
|Batman to the batmobile|
|Gordon takes his time with his artwork|
Celebrity Gems arranges face painters and caricaturist in Palo Alto, San Jose, San Ramon, Walnut Creek, San Francisco, Oakland, and San Mateo.
|Surfin Safari with Beach Boy party band|
|Colorful Stilt Walker and Juggler on the runway|
|Look Mom, I'm ready to join the circus|
|Passing clubs during the band break|
Come rain or come shine, stormy weather or a blue sky, a Palo Alto law firm had their Beach Party theme in December. Here is the ultimate Beach Boy party band, joined by a two person stilt walking and juggling duo.
Celebrity Gems arranges Beach Boy and Surf bands, jugglers, Stilt Walkers, and balloon artists in Palo Alto, San Ramon, San Jose, Oakland, San Francisco, Walnut Creek, Pleasanton, Fremont, and Tracy.
Sunday, November 30, 2014
A Christmas Elf left the North Pole and Santa's reindeers for the Santa arrival at the Livery and Mercantile (Danville). Since she anticipated a busy holiday season as Santa's right hand "woman," she decided to ride her unicycle while juggling clubs prior to the Santa arrival.
|Club juggling on her unicycle|
|Spin this plate and let's go to lunch|
Celebrity Gems arranges jugglers, unicyclists, and magicians in Danville, San Ramon, San Jose, Oakland, San Francisco, Walnut Creek, and San Mateo.
Friday, November 28, 2014
|Holiday Trio by huge Christmas Tree|
|In the spirit of Christmas, Holiday Trio at Mall|
The crowd for Black Friday at the Stoneridge Shopping Center, Pleasanton CA resembled Fifth Avenue, New York City, after the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade. A Holiday Jazz Trio, in front of the huge colorfully decorated Christmas Tree, provided that much needed respite for 1000's of shoppers bargain hunting for family and friends.
Feedback is always welcomed. According to the Mall Marketing Manager, "Thanks for stopping by! Music was great."
Celebrity Gems arranges Jazz Trios, Holiday trios, and Dickens carolers in Pleasanton, San Ramon, Dublin, Walnut Creek, Oakland, San Jose, San Francisco, Fremont, and San Rafael.
Saturday, November 15, 2014
Castro Valley Boulevard was all aglow with the Third Annual Light Parade and Meet on the Street. There were antique cars, colorful lit wagons advertising local business, and a large float hosted by a local politician dressed as an Elf. A highlight of the Parade were bright green tap dancing Christmas Trees and a Toy Soldier on Stilts, marching in formation up and down the Boulevard.
|Trees tap dance to Jingle Bell Rock|
|Attention, forward march|
|What? Dancing Trees on the Boulevard?|
Celebrity Gems arranges Tap Dancing Christmas Trees, Stilt Walkers, costumed characters, in Castro Valley, San Jose, San Ramon, Dublin, Walnut Creek, San Francisco, Oakland, and Sacramento.
Balloon making elves sculpt candy cane balloons during Santa's arrival at the Northgate Shopping Center, San Rafael. The Sugar Plum Fairy and Charles Dickens added to this festive occasion.
|kids gather around for their balloon|
|Balloon making Elf twists a candy cane balloon|
Celebrity Gems arranges balloon artists in San Rafael, San Jose, San Mateo, Walnut Creek, Pleasanton, Palo Alto, and San Francisco.
|Sugar Plum Fairy with goodies|
|Santa, Sugar Plum Fairy, Kids, and colorful Candy Cane|
|Dickens, circa 1850, reads from one of his novels|
What a magical way to begin the Christmas holiday season. Santa made an early visit, and was greeted by families, in the colorfully decorated courtyard of the Northgate Shopping Center, San Rafael, CA. The Sugar Plum Fairy and Charles Dickens added to the splendor, by strolling through the crowd, passing our goodies, and posing for photos. Celebrity Gems arranges costumed characters, the Sugar Plum Fairy, and Charles Dickens in San Rafael, San Jose, San Francisco, Sacramento, Walnut Creek San Mateo, Oakland, and Fremont.
Saturday, November 8, 2014
Two Asian greeters hosted 60 tour guides at the launch of Celebrity Cruise Ships to ports of call in Asia. The tour guides were awed with the visual displays of new Asian ports of call at a VIP dinner hosted by Celebrity Cruise Lines the E and O Asian Kitchen, San Francisco.
According to the event planner: "They were awesome!
According to the event planner: "They were awesome!
Next time we will hire them for a longer time as everyone wanted to take pictures with them.
They were beautiful elegant and delightful to work with.
|Asian Greeters at Celebrity Cruise launch event in San Francisco|
Celebrity Gems arranges improvisational actors and actresses in San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose, Sacramento, Walnut Creek, and San Mateo.
Friday, October 10, 2014
|Pop and Standards with Laurent's band|
|"Save the Last Dance for Me"|
Heartthrob crooner Laurent added that perfect beat to "Girls Night Out" at the Stoneridge Shopping Center, Pleasanton. Here's Laurent and his band, delighting his audience with Grammy Award Winner Michael Buble's solid gold hits. Celebrity Gems arranges dance bands and song stylists Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Louie Prima, Dean Martin, and Bobby Darin in Pleasanton, San Ramon, Dublin, Walnut Creek, San Francisco, and San Jose.
|Good tidings for this couple's future|
|"Mom's always know best" revealed by tarot card reader|
|Girls line up for their caricature|
It was "Girls Night Out" at the Stoneridge Shopping Center in Pleasanton. A fortune teller and a caricaturist attracted long lines, proving their popularity with the ladies. This mall added to the much deserved recognition night for the girls with prize drawings and healthy beverage and food samples. Celebrity Gems arranges Caricaturists and Fortune Tellers in Pleasanton, San Ramon, Walnut Creek, San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland, and San Mateo.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
|Hula dancers bring Hawaiian Islands to Oakland|
|Hawaiian and Tahitian music|
The historic and elegant estate of The Dunsmuir House, Oakland was the perfect setting for an Hawaiian theme. Hula dancers and Hawaiian music added the perfect backdrop to the lush trees and well manicured green lawn.
We welcome feedback from the event planner: "All were wonderful especially the band. We and the client very much enjoyed them!!!"
There was entertainment for everyone, including a face painter dressed in a muumuu and a balloon artist with a flower lei and straw hat. Celebrity Gems arranges Hawaiian music, Hula dancers, face painters and balloon artists in Oakland, Fremont, San Jose, San Francisco, Napa, and Walnut Creek.
Sunday, September 21, 2014
|Katy Perry sighting at fundraiser|
|Sandra wears the best of San Francisco|
|Card mastery by Merloch the Magician gains applause|
Hollywood meets San Francisco for the 20th Annual "Help is on the Way" fundraiser in San Francisco. This fundraiser, for four non-profits, attracts the best of San Francisco celebrity impersonators and nationally acclaimed Hollywood superstars. The goal: raise much needed funds for those people most in need.
This video, hosted by Marla Silva, says it all: www.youtube.com/watch?v=qIOVGbKRgyo&feature=youtu.be
Saturday, September 20, 2014
|Afternoon in the tropics with Caribbean music|
A Caribbean Steel Band Trio added music from the tropics at a corporate event in Concord, CA. "The Soca Steelband" always receives raves for their lively music, stage presence, reliability, and repertoire.
According to the Event Planner: "Hi Stan, Sharon and her group were wonderful as always."
Celebrity Gems arranges Caribbean Steel Bands in Concord, San Francisco, San Jose, Oakland, Fremont, Sacramento, Walnut Creek, Menlo Park, and San Mateo.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
|Fancy food and champagne, with the sailors joining in|
|Winners received gift packs and cruise upgrades|
|Everyone is a winner with Celebrity Cruises|
|You have to enter to win|
Larkspur Ferry passengers were treated to fancy food, champagne, and jazz music, compliments of Celebrity Cruises, at their boarding from the Port of San Francisco, San Francisco. This promotion was a launch announcing Celebrity Cruise trips to Alaska from San Francisco. Two sailors as improvisational actors gave each person a chance to be a winner with classy prizes and upgrades compliments of this Cruise Line.
The event planner was ecstatic: "Thank you Stan, they were fabulous!!!!!"
Celebrity Gems arranges improvisational actors and costumed characters in San Francisco, Oakland, Redwood City, Sacramento, and San Jose.
Saturday, August 30, 2014
|Back to School Balloon Artist in Chemistry lab coat|
|The couple on the 2nd level can wait in line for their balloon|
A balloon artist wearing glasses and dressed in a chemistry lab coat reminded the kids that it's "Back to School" at Stoneridge Mall, Pleasanton. Celebrity Gems arranges balloon artists, face painters, and magicians in Pleasanton, San Ramon, Dublin, Walnut Creek, San Francisco, Fremont, San Jose, and Oakland.
Monday, August 25, 2014
|San Francisco Sandra touts the City by the Bay|
|Look up at my headdress and notice the cable car|
|San Francisco Sandra and James Brown|
Why buy Fodor's Travel Guide to San Francisco? See the best of San Francisco's tourist attractions in one location, "The Palace of Fine Arts" San Francisco. San Francisco Sandra was one of the highlights during cocktails and hors d'oevres for the fundraiser "Help is on the Way."Joining this colorful costumed character wearing a headdress of a cable car, the Trans America Building, and Napa vineyards were impersonators Marilyn Monroe, James Brown, Katy Perry, Dumledore the Magician, and Captain Jack the Pirate. Celebrity Gems arranges costumed characters and celebrity impersonators James Brown, Michael Jackson, Rick James, Marilyn Monroe, and Elvis Presley in San Francisco, San Jose, Oakland, Walnut Creek, Dublin, San Mateo, and Sacramento.
|"This is How we Do"|
|It's a Man's World and a Woman's too|
|Katy Perry works her charm at SF fundraiser|
|"Get on Up" with James Brown|
There was a Katy Perry impersonator and a James Brown impersonator at the "Night of the Stars" fundraiser for "Help is on the Way" San Francisco. Both impersonators mixed, mingled, and posed for pictures for the paparazzi and their adoring crowd. Celebrity Gems arranges a Katy Perry impersonator and a James Brown impersonator in San Francisco, Walnut Creek, San Mateo, Oakland, San Jose, Morgan Hill, Fremont, and Pleasanton.
|Marilyn Monroe with Marilyn painting and Beatles photo|
The biggest icon, pin-up girl, and movie queen from the 50's, a Marilyn Monroe impersonator at the "Help is on the Way" fundraiser, San Francisco. Celebrity Gems arranges a Marilyn Monroe impersonator, a Michael Jackson impersonator, and Elvis impersonator in San Francisco, San Jose, Oakland, San Mateo, Walnut Creek, and Sacramento.