East Side Showroom Gets A Revamp >> Ah Sing Den

East Side Showroom, an Austin-favorite restaurant, permanently closed on July 24 after a seven-year run. Owners, Trudy and Mickie Spencer, transformed their old  venue into [...]

Kennedy Team Spotlight: Katie Krause, Senior Event Producer & Conceptual Designer

Katie Krause began her event planning career long before she became the Senior Event Producer & Conceptual Designer at Kennedy. She always knew she wanted [...]

Kennedy Celebrates 18 Years of Business!

We're Gonna Party Like it's Your Birthday! This past month, Kennedy celebrated our 18th birthday, and it was spectacular! Throughout the past 18 years, Kennedy [...]

Why Limit Happy To One Hour: The Best Happy Hour Specials in Austin!

Where to Start First things first, let’s go ahead and state the obvious: we all love a good happy hour. BUT there are so many [...]

What Kinds of Events Do Event Planners Produce?

"Event planning" is an all-encompassing term that conjures a lot of different images for different people. Some hear the term "event planner" and immediately think [...]

Best Fonts for Wedding Invitations and Save-the-Dates

For many of us who grew up collecting stickers, stationery and coloring books, our love of paper goods never really went away. As kids, we [...]

How Event Planning Companies and In-house Meeting Planners Work Together

Pulling together a stellar corporate event involves a lot of moving parts. From concept to completion, there are typically a great number of stakeholders to [...]

Kennedy Team Spotlight: Sam Rhodes, Accounting and Office Manager

Sam Rhodes started her career in accounting almost 20 years ago; let’s just say she has a lot of experience and we’re lucky to have [...]

Hiring a Local vs National Event Planning Company for Corporate Events

Even as the world adopts more and more practices that promote the concept of globalization--ordering day-to-day products from services like Amazon and working remotely for [...]

The Kennedy Collection Stars in a Retro 1940’s Wedding Photo Shoot!

There’s something about a retro 1940’s wedding that we just love. Maybe it’s the unique style it carries or that it takes us back to [...]

How Long Does It Take to Plan an Event?

Ask any professional event planner what the perfect formula is for hosting a gathering of people, and while answers will vary, the abridged and almost unanimous sentiment is [...]

June 2016 Kennedy Monthly Mixer- Red, White and Blue at Icenhauer’s

June 2016 Kennedy Mixer - AMERICA! Gearing up for America’s big birthday, Kennedy celebrated Independence Day a week early at one of our favorite Rainey [...]