Friday, May 3, 2019

Fiesta de Mayo for Cinco de Mayo

Strolling Mariachi and Latin music

Cinco de Mayo is a festive celebration of Mexico culture and heritage. It's a holiday commemorating Mexico's victory over the French in 1862. Stateside, Cinco de Mayo is a holiday for dancing, strolling mariachi, delectable food, and margaritas. Here's our strolling Mariachi at a Union City 5th of May celebration. Celebrity Gems arranges Latin music, Mariachi, and Brazilian music in San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose, and Walnut Creek.

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Shake off the Blues with live music

Blues and Jazz as presented by Rodney's quartet

The Rodney James quartet provided blues and soul music at an afternoon concert at a Union City retirement home.  According to the event planner, "This band was good; I've heard compliments about their music and professionalism from our residents." Celebrity Gems arranges blues, soul, and jazz music in the San Francisco Bay Area and Sacramento.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Rainbow of Colors-Balloon Art for any decor

Balloon work of art-Palm Event Center

Magnificent rainbow arch with decorative balloons sculpted by Robin. Let Robin transform any room into a vibrant display as a theme tie-in. Balloons make colorful table centerpieces, arches, and wall art. Celebrity Gems arranges balloon artists in the greater San Francisco Bay Area and Napa.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Louisiana Cajun and blues band energizes students

Good Golly Miss Molly
Myrna sings the blues

A  Louisiana Cajun and Blues band energized the students at their "Spring Fling" at a Cupertino, California college.  Celebrity Gems arranges Cajun Louisiana and Blues bands in Cupertino, San Jose, Oakland, and San Francisco. 

Monday, April 8, 2019

Top Hat, Tails, and Long Stemmed Red Rose

A long stemmed red rose makes her feel special
"Mr Debonaire" circles the tables

"Mr. Debonaire" in top hat, tux, and tails with a long stemmed red rose for the ladies. He's ideal as a meet and greet, mix and mingle, and for that special occasion. Treat your guests to "Mr. Debonaire" for corporate events, weddings, and employee recognitions.

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Cigar Roller for Latin and corporate events

Costa Rican Cigar Roller
San Francisco Bay Area Cigar Roller
A cigar roller provides a personalized souvenir of a fragrant and fresh cigar and makes lively conversation. Here's a San Jose, Costa Rican cigar roller folding fresh tobacco leaves and a local cigar roller at an Oakland, California corporate event. Celebrity Gems arranges cigar rollers, Latin music, and Salsa dancers in the San Francisco Bay Area,  San Jose,  and San Mateo. 

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Fire Eaters set festive holiday Ablaze

Acrobats and Fire 
Come on Baby Light my Fire

A two person fire eating and acrobatic act wowed their audience at the festive Purim celebration for the Chabad of Pleasanton. Highlights of their jam packed 20 minute show featured Erin twirling a lit hula hoop and swallowing fire.  Celebrity Gems arranges fire eaters, circus/trapeze acts, and acrobats throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and Sacramento.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Fat Tuesday

Don't Mess with my Toot Toot 
Myrna-Your Love is like a Heat Wave

Partygoers danced the Cajun Two Step and Cajun line dance at a Union City Mardi-Gras festival. Our New Orleans/Cajun/Blues band with their over the top costuming featured Myrna on the washboard and Dana with his mini-accordion, trumpet, black, yellow, and white sports jacket with black top hat. 

The event planner was ecstatic, "I just wanted to let you know that the Mardi-Gras/Blues band were a huge success.  Residents are still talking about the music.  They thought you guys were just the touch that put the party over the top!  They are asking for you all to come back. Thank you again for the great music– I have to agree with them – you all put the right touch on the party!"

Celebrity Gems arranges Blues, Rock and Roll, Motown, and Cajun bands in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Women of Soul and the Motown Sound

The sound that made Detroit famous
Toe-tapping Motown at a San Francisco shopping center

The Motown sound of the 60's and 70's marked a cultural revolution in music worldwide.  Dance and sing to the  "Women of Soul" as they recreate the solid gold hits of Diana Ross and the Supremes, Aretha Franklin, and Whitney Houston. Celebrity Gems arranges Motown, Do Wop, and classic rock and roll throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Chinese Zither for Chinese New Year VIP

Chinese Zither dates back 2500 years

For a VIP for Chinese New Year, a musician performed on the Guzheng, an instrument dating back 2500 years. The Stanford Shopping Center store manager was pleased, "We loved our musician who performed for us. Our store  had a very successful event."  Celebrity Gems arranges Chinese trios; Guzheng trios; and Chinese Lion Dancers in the San Francisco Bay Area and Sacramento.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

He did it His Way for Valentine's Day

Frank Sinatra is considered the best romantic crooner from World War 2 through the decade of the 1990's. His ballads continue to be popular, especially in Las Vegas at the Legends in Concert. For the Masonic Home Valentine's Day, crooner Mitch sang a medley of the most popular Sinatra songs accompanied by his guitarist. Celebrity Gems arranges crooner Sinatra and the Rat Pack in the San Francisco Bay Area.
"He has the World on a String"

Friday, February 8, 2019

Michael Jackson and his iconic hit Thriller from the 80's-Celebrity Gems arranges Michael Jackson impersonator

Michael Jackson rocks to "Billie Jean"
Michael Jackson takes center stage with the Ghostbusters

The crowning jewel in Michael Jackson's illustrious career was the album and video "Thriller (1984)." Here's Gerald as Michael Jackson taking center stage with The Ghostbusters as his back-up dancers. Celebrity Gems arranges a Michael Jackson impersonator and the Ghostbusters in the San Francisco Bay Area and Sacramento.

80's Roller Skating Girl with Jennifer Beals

She skated while twirling her Hula Hoop
Jennifer Beals from Flashdance fame
Awesome duo-80's Roller Skating Girl with Jennifer Beals

"What a Feeling" from Flashdance was one of the top grossing movies in the 80's.  The combo of Jennifer Beals as Alex Owens and the 80's Roller Skating Girl added to the fun at an 80's theme at the Oakland Rotunda. Celebrity Gems arranges the Roller Skating Girl and a Jennifer Beals impersonator in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Uh Oh Something Strange is going On-Celebrity Gems arranges the Ghostbusters

Partygoers were spooked when they noticed something strange going on. They noticed a ghost lurking in the corridor of the Oakland Rotunda. Who you gonna call?  The Ghostbusters of course-they ain't afraid of no ghosts. The Ghostbusters with their paranormal wands were called to weed out aliens at an 80's theme. Celebrity Gems arranges the Ghostbusters in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Who crashed this party?
This guy looks suspicious. Let's wand him

Monday, February 4, 2019

Laurel and Hardy at your next event

Laurel and Hardy are considered the best comedy and slapstick duo. Picture them as a meet and greet and mix and mingle. Stan Laurel is a sommelier at Wine Club tastings and at home openings. Enjoy the four star movie Stan and Ollie where this beloved duo will again gain renewed interest and accolades. Celebrity Gems arranges Laurel and Hardy in the San Francisco Bay Area and in Sacramento.
Wine Club sommeliers 
The best slapstick and comedy duo 

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Gong Hey Fat Choy

A San Francisco Bay Area shopping center celebrated Chinese Lunar New Year with colorful and lively Lion Dancers with Chinese Percussion, gold coins, and Chinese fortune cookies.  Gong Hey Fat Choy- Have a Healthy and Prosperous New Year.  Celebrity Gems arranges Chinese Lion Dancers, Dragon Dancers, a Panda, and a Chinese calligrapher in the San Francisco Bay Area and Sacramento.
Gong Hey Fat Choy-the Year of the Pig
Two Lions-up front and personal

Friday, February 1, 2019

Their songs were from the Past and they were definitely Good

Hokey Pokey and Jitterbug
Bring back those Memories

Name a better way to bring back memories from the past then with a 50's Rock and Roll band. Their audience sang along to solid gold hits and many got up and jitterbugged.  Yes, they were Oldies but definitely Goodies and yes, that famous song was made famous by "Little Caesar and the Romans." According to the event planner, "This band was definitely a hit and many people got up and danced." Celebrity Gems arranges 50's and 60's bands in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Shake, Shake, Shake your Booty

Substitute celery for Chocolate Cake 
Workout with Richard Simmons

Richard Simmons with his bright red tank top, short shorts, and blue headband was the dance and health guru at a 2000 person event at the Oakland Convention and Visitors Bureau.  Impersonator Simmons led his audience to Motown dance moves for 10-minutes on the hour. And, he circulated with a tray of celery and carrots during the lunch hour. Attendees had the choice of a celery stick or a slice of chocolate whipped cream cake at the dessert table. Celebrity Gems arranges a Richard Simmons impersonator throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and Sacramento.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Be all that you can Be, and then Some

Go higher and Reach your Full Potential
Go through Hoops for your clients
Stilt Walkers-Elevate to their Fullest

Elevate by exceeding expectations for customer service and by having a commitment to communication was the theme for a 500-person real estate award program at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis.  Celebrity Gems arranged trapeze artists, hoop artists, and two  elevated Stilt Walkers. 

Celebrity Gems arranges circus acts. trapeze artists, Stilt Walkers in San Francisco, San Jose, Walnut Creek, and Livermore.