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24/08

Southampton’s Got Talent 2015

Having worked with the team behind ‘Southampton’s Got Talent’ since its inception 4 years ago we are proud to announce that this year will be even better than before. The production team from the award winning ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ will be in attendance looking for a range of fresh talent! What better way to get yourself

24/08

End Of The Road Festival 2015 – SOLD OUT

What better way to celebrate ’10 years of End Of The Road Festival’ than to sell out months in advance. Congratulations to the whole team behind this superbly organised festival, may there be many more years to come and we look forward to joining you on site again this year. Happy 10th Birthday!

24/08

UPSU Graduation Ball 2015

Wow – what a night! All the hard work and planning paid off and the event was a resounding success; thank you to everyone involved, we couldn’t do it without you, from dancers in giant cocktail glasses to MistaJam from Radio 1 on the decks the event was so much fun and we loved being

24/08

King Edwards School Ball 2015

The parents & teachers at King Edwards School (one of the best schools in Hampshire) need to enjoy themselves every now and then; this is achieved at their black tie ball that brings them together for an evening of dining, dancing and good fun. 2015 sees the theme as ‘Stars & Stripes’ and we will yet

24/08

UPSU Graduation Ball 2015 is SOLD OUT

Congratulations once again to our client for selling our months in advance, great marketing and the fact that each year is even better than the last is a sure fire way to ensure your event sells out! We can’t wait to work with you in delivering full event support including budget management, artist scheduling, event

24/08

Southampton FC Players Awards 2015

We have thoroughly enjoyed being part of the incredible journey that Southampton FC have been on over the last few seasons and once again are proud to have delivered full event production and support to the annual Players Award Ceremony. After an amazing season on the pitch it was time for those involved to don

24/08

Sundance Festival 2015

Back with a bigger and better line up alongside increased production in every area, Sundance 3 is a joint promotion with the guys behind Time Tunnel and is sure to be a storming night to remember. Full production and event support will be provided by our expert and talented team of festival specialists…

24/08

Southampton FC – Staff Xmas Party 2014

With the busy football schedule over the Xmas period combined with the event spaces at St Marys Stadium being full to the brim with Xmas parties the hard working staff had to wait until early 2015 to celebrate. In the event industry this is quite common, we are all used to working hard to deliver

24/08

NYE @ The Saints Pub 2014/2015

Every year they raise the bar; bigger marquee, better entertainment, dodgems, more fireworks, I’m sure you get the idea… This level of effort and commitment ensures a sold out event that we are happy to provide event management and production for each and every year…. Happy New Year!

24/08

Southampton FC – Star Awards 2014

The Saints Foundation are the charity aligned to Southampton FC and we are very proud to offer them full event management and production support for their annual awards ceremony – The Star Awards. Held annually at St Marys Stadium the event celebrates the impact the Charity makes throughout the community whilst recognising the contribution of its

24/08

Old Mutual Wealth – Xmas Party 2014

We were back at Southampton Guildhall with the Uk’s leading investment business, Old Mutual Wealth, to create a winter wonderland themed event and all of the planning and hard work certainly paid off. The venue looked fantastic and the client certainly enjoyed their annual Xmas party and their positive feedback made it all worthwhile: “another

24/08

Matchtech Group – Xmas Party 2014

Yet again we were involved in what is an annual celebration not to be missed for the staff and their partners at Matchtech Group PLC. An extravaganza was created at the regular venue of Southampton Guildhall, including a full starcloth roof, red velvet and gold drapes, flapper dancers and bespoke table centres and the guest partied like

24/08

End Of The Road Festival 2014

This superb festival based at Larmer Tree Gardens called on our expertise to supply a number of draping solutions to not only make the place look nice but also to deal with sound issues. Our team fulfilled the requirements by installing hundreds of metre of black wool serge in a number of areas as required…

12/08

Happy Wedding Client – Summer 2014

Our skilled team worked through the night to make sure that the local village hall evolved into the chic wedding space that our (happy) client envisaged. Drapes, lighting, furniture and table placements all added to the look they hoped for. Check out the space as work began:    

02/08

Happy Birthday Matchtech Group!

Having worked closely with Matchtech Group PLC for a number of years, delivering their Xmas Ball @ Southampton Guildhall each year we would like to take this chance to wish them Happy Birthday! Founded in 1984 they reached the age of 30 yesterday, and hosted a party to celebrate at Matchtech HQ. Hope you all

02/08

Portsmouth University Grad Ball – July 2014

Held on campus, making use of existing buildings and additional marquees, Portsmouth Uni Grad Ball is a huge event which just gets better and better each year.

02/08

Commonwealth Games Queens Baton Relay – June 2014

Southampton was proud to host the Commonwealth Games Queens Baton Relay on 4th June and an event in Guildhall Square saw a spectacular high diving event featuring Southampton’s very own Peter Waterfield and others diving from 80ft into a purpose built pool. Events Guru worked as part of a team that delivered all branding, rigging and

02/08

Sundance Festival – May 2014

Yet again the teams from Saints Pub & Time Tunnel combined to deliver this awesome outdoor event featuring Live PA from K-Klass, Alex P, Slipmatt and Graeme Park. All production was delivered and managed by Events Guru who are already looking forward to the next one!

07/05

#SFCAwards2014

Events Guru were proud to be involved in such a great night which was the perfect way to celebrate such an amazing season, well done to all involved both on and off the pitch and long may it continue… You can watch the Award Ceremony here courtesy of the live feed which was broadcast on

27/04

SFC Players Awards 2014

Plans are well under way for the Southampton FC Annual Players Awards which take place on the 6th May at St Mary’s Stadium. This year for the first time the event will be broadcast live on YouTube which will allow everyone to be part of this prestigious event. The evening will be hosted by Saints

28/01

Skandia Awards 2014 @ O2 Guildhall Southampton

Every year this event goes from strength to strength with production levels being raised all of the time. 2014 was no different and O2 Guildhall Southampton looked fantastic! Thanks to everyone involved especially Simon Williams and the team from Lamora

09/12

SFC Foundation Star Awards

Final plans are being put into place for the Annual Awards Ceremony for Southampton FC Foundation Charity. Events Guru are proud to be delivering full event support and production.

09/12

Solent University Grad Ball

The circus came to town as Solent University Graduates celebrated their hard work at Southampton Guildhall. Events Guru offered full event management and support.

09/12

Southwick Officers Mess Party

It’s that time of year when everyone is letting their hair down and having a Xmas knees up. We worked as part of a team to deliver a great party at Southwick MOD Base last week which was a stunning location.

09/12

Happy Xmas Southampton FC

With nearly 10,000 people enjoying their Xmas with Southampton FC & Halo this year I t was only fair that they got to enjoy a Fantastic Winter Wonderland party themselves – Events Guru were happy to be part of the team that made the event possible.

11/09

Events Guru News

New Website Testing Well here we go – after a few months of hibernating from the world wide web we are back with a new website that is far from complete and still needs all sorts of content adding & tweaking but we’ll get there in the end! Thanks for your patience – watch this