|We wish you a Merry Christmas|
|Jingle Bell Rock with Gabriel's Trumpet|
Celebrity Gems Entertainment is a Northern California, San Francisco Bay Area agency, that arranges entertainment including: clean comedians, bands, Mobile DJ's, jugglers, steel drum bands, Hollywood lookalikes, celebrity impersonators, magicians, ethnic entertainment, dance troupes, mime,jazz trios, tarot card readers, caricaturists, and Christmas themes. Weddings, Bar Mitzvahs and Corporate events are our specialties.
|We wish you a Merry Christmas|
|Jingle Bell Rock with Gabriel's Trumpet|
|Decorative streamers for the Holiday season|
Black Friday shoppers took a welcome respite from discounts and sales to reflect upon the meaning of Christmas with the Piccola carolers and Heralding Trumpets. Both ensembles were positioned in front of the beautiful and dazzling Christmas Tree, Stoneridge Mall, Pleasanton.
Music from the Great American Songbook
There was a family celebration of a woman celebrating her 90th birthday. Ambient music provided that perfect touch during an excellent brunch at Scott's Seafood Grille and Bar in Oakland. The party planner shared her praise- "The music was perfect. Everyone enjoyed the music, especially the birthday girl, 90 years young." Celebrity Gems arranges Jazz music, ethnic music, and dance bands in Oakland, San Jose, San Ramon, and Walnut Creek.
|Shoppers gathered around the Carolers|
|Holiday shoppers took photos with the Sugar Plum Fairy|
|"The George Cole Trio" and their Tribute to Nat King Cole|
|Nat King Cole Tribute to a Sold-Out Audience|
"The George Cole Jazz Trio" featuring three of the Bay Area's finest musicians, offered their tribute to Grammy Award Winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame artist Nat King Cole. Vocalist and song stylist George Cole included Nat King Cole's "Mona Lisa," "Rambling Rose," and "Get your Kicks on Route 66." George and his backup artists Sir Richard Nelson Hall on the piano and Carla Kaufman on the upright bass received applause and admiration throughout their 1.5-hour concert. Celebrity Gems arranges jazz and swing music in Walnut Creek, Pleasanton, Palo Alto, and San Francisco.
|Santa joins the Toy Soldiers Marching Band|
|Toy Soldiers played popular Christmas songs and showtunes|
|Elf balances club on his elf nose|
|A youngster learns to juggle and joins the Elf team|
|Glitterball compliments of balloon making elf|
Santa's elves left their workshop for the Santa arrival at Stoneridge Mall, Pleasanton. A Juggling Elf with his Santa hat, red-tie and red suspenders and a balloon making elf took a break from their North Pole workshop to join Santa. Celebrity Gems arranges balloon artists and jugglers in Pleasanton, San Ramon, Walnut Creek, San Francisco, Oakland, and San Jose.
|Make mine Spiderman|
|We choose "Hello Kitty"|
|Lively music at Wine Walk|
Shoppers sampled wine and gourmet foods and desserts at the second annual Dublin Wine Stroll at the Persimmon Place Shopping Center. A lively and fun Caribbean Steel Band with two Reggae singers added to the festive fundraiser for the Alameda County Community Food Bank. Celebrity Gems arranges Caribbean music in Fremont, Oakland, San Jose, San Francisco, and Walnut Creek. #persimmonplace
|Yappy Hour aat Blackhawk Plaza|
|The Puppy smiled for her drawing by the caricaturist|
|Oom Pa Pa Band and Oktoberfest|
Welcome to Oktoberfest, the merry celebration held each year in Munich Bavaria Germany. The dining room at the Masonic Home for Adults in Union City was themed for the month of October and Oktoberfest. There was authentic German food- bratwurst, sauerkraut, and of course beer. And a huge "Welcome to Oktoberfest" banner and below the banner traditional German music- with tuba et al. Celebrity Gems arranges Oktoberfest and German music in Union City, Hayward, San Francisco, Oakland, and Fremont.
|Dance the hora with Reb Jacob|
Celebrity Gems arranges improvisational actors and actresses including Rabbis, Priests, and Imams in Walnut Creek, San Ramon, San Francisco, Oakland, and San Jose.
|Undercover cop Sonny Crockett serves jello shots|
The 80's TV Show Miami Vice was known for its illicit drugs, Ferraris, and double-breasted satin suits. Undercover cop Sonny Crockett, wearing his "cool watermelon sunglasses" was a fixture at the hip nightclubs and on the mean streets of Miami. He and his partner busted Columbian drug lords and assorted bad guys. A Sonny Crockett lookalike mingled served jello shots and looked for suspicious party crashers. The partygoers were in safe hands- his Dade County badge and handcuffs were prominently displayed. Celebrity Gems arranges a Sonny Crockett/Don Johnson lookalike in Palo Alto, San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland, Walnut Creek, and San Ramon.
|Traditional bluegrass music with a fiddler and banjo player|
|A Merry-Go-Round bouncy house and carnival booths.|
Celebrity Gems arranges bluegrass and country and western bands and carnival games in Union City, Hayward, Walnut Creek, San Francisco, Oakland, and San Jose.
|Freshmen Back to School with Caribbean music and a BBQ|
|BeGreat Cheerleaders from the Saint Mary's Gaels|
Lively Steel Pan music from Trinidad, St. Maarten and Jamaica greeted Freshmen at their orientation at St. Mary's College in Moraga, CA. There were Student Activity Booths for students to sign-up, including the affirmation "Be Great," from the Saint Mary's Gaels cheerleaders. Here's wishing a perfect record for the St. Mary's Gaels Basketball team and a productive and meaningful year for all the students at St. Mary's College. Celebrity Gems arranges steel drum bands and music from the Caribbean in Moraga, Walnut Creek, Fremont, San Jose, and San Francisco.
|Yes, your Beatles album is my all-time favorite|
|Sgt. Pepper with the Beatles and Marilyn|
|Marilyn ups the bidding for the Marilyn artwork|
|Marilyn with Sgt. Pepper|
|Her chosen card on Jack's smartphone|
|Linking rings by master magician Merloch|
Two magicians added to the glitz and glamour at the hugely successful "Help is on the Way XX111 at San Francisco's Herbst Theater. A random card selected from the deck showed up on Jack's smartphone. Kim the Magician with his linking rings attracted a crowd. Not sure if the flower bouquet was a surprise meant for the Magician. Celebrity Gems arranges magicians in San Francisco, San Jose, and Walnut Creek.
|"Are you Lonesome Tonight?" Hook up with Elvis|
|You Ain't Nothing but a Hound Dog|
The month of August marks the 40th Anniversary of Elvis' death. Many of us mourn his passing. He continues to be the Icon at the Legends in Concert Show in Las Vegas, and; his songs continue to be on Billboard's Top of the Charts 100 hits. Planning a 60's theme? Arrange our Elvis impersonator at your next corporate event, class reunion, sock hop, and birthday. Celebrity Gems arranges an Elvis impersonator; a Marilyn Monroe impersonator; a Dean Martin impersonator; a Michael Jackson impersonator for events in Alameda, San Francisco, San Jose, Oakland, and Walnut Creek. #southshorecenter
|We are Family|
|Get on board The Love Train|
There were old school rock and roll and 21st-century hip hop and funk for the fourth concert at Town and Country Village, Palo Alto. "Uptown Funk" the hit song by Bruno Mars was the band's
encore. after their two-hour concert, to the standing ovation, cheers, and applause of their audience. #townandcountryvillage. Celebrity Gems arranges classic rock and roll bands and country and western bands in Palo Alto, San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland, and Hayward.
|Fans sway to Purple Rain and Prince|
|Get funky with Uptown Funk and Bruno Mars|
|"Jungle Love" and Morris Day|
|Project 4 band with Kami "I Will Survive"|
"The Legends in Concert" is the longest running show on the Las Vegas Strip. A recent legends show featured rock superstars Michael Jackson, Elvis, and Janis Joplin. Why travel to Las Vegas when there is a San Francisco Bay Area impersonator with songs, dance moves, and costuming resembling the superstars? Rock and roll icon impersonator Gerald wowed his audience with his renditions of Michael Jackson, Bruno Mars, Morris Day, and Prince. Vocalist Kami added to the icon show with Aretha Franklin's "Respect" and "I Will Survive" by Gloria Gaynor. Celebrity Gems arranges impersonators Michael Jackson, Prince, Bruno Mars, and JT Taylor from Kool and the Gang in Palo Alto, San Jose, Fremont, Oakland, and San Francisco.
|Surf's up, there's a Wipe-out|
|No pain at "Barstool Mountain," Moe Bandy's classic hit|
|Line Dancers danced the night away|
|Bobby brought back memories with "Sleep Walk" by Santo and Johnny|
|"Sittin at the Dock of the Bay"|
|Wendy's trio, with the lagoon in the background|
Celebrity Gems arranges blues bands and classic rock and roll and Motown in Alameda, Oakland, San Jose, Newark, San Francisco, and Walnut Creek.
|Steel Pedal Guitar-authentic Country and Western|
|Follow "The Girl on the Billboard" with Del Reeves|
There was Country and Western music the way it was meant to be. The 60's was solid gold country and the heyday of the Grand Old Opry in Nashville Forget current pop country and rock and enjoy the classics. Mitch and his Royal Deuces performed the solid gold hits from the 60's icons: Del Reeves, Merle Haggard, Hank Williams, Willie Nelson, and Buck Owens. Celebrity Gems arranges Country and Western and Bluegrass music in Alameda, Hayward, San Ramon, Walnut Creek, Dublin, San Francisco, Oakland, and San Jose.
|Billie Jean and Michael Jackson|
|"Purple Rain" Prince's number one Billboard Hit|
|"Uptown Funk" Gerald as Bruno Mars|
|Prince dances with audience member|
|Students enjoy their End of the School Assembly|