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The Right Questions to Ask When Booking an Event Center

The Right Questions to Ask When Booking an Event Center Planning an event? Looking for somewhere to hold it? Event centers across the country offer a variety of services and venue options for all kinds of events. Each facility will have different amenities, so there are a few things you should ask to find out […]

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Top 5 Event Venue Frustrations

5 Biggest Frustrations of Negotiating with Event Venues Every day, thousands of large-scale event centers are booked for weddings, conventions, concerts and tournaments. When searching for the perfect event venue, clients know exactly what they’re looking for, but sometimes the venues just can’t (or won’t) deliver. Here are the 5 biggest frustrations of negotiating with […]

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Eco-Friendly Tips for a Green Wedding

Eco-Friendly Tips for a Green Wedding Rocky Mount Event Center is the perfect place for a wedding. Our event center is adaptable and customizable for your big day, with full catering, room for large and small ceremonies, beautiful surroundings, and much more. Everyone wants their wedding to be unique, and one of the most popular […]

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Competitive Dance – Judge Expectations

What Do Judges Look For at Dance Competitions? To stay prepared for your next dance competition, it’s important to brush up on the many elements you’ll be evaluated on. While there are many more factors that contribute to a judge’s final decision, here’s a summarized list of what you can expect from most judges. Brought […]

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Basketball Tournament – Rocky Mount

Rocky Mount: Planning a Successful Basketball Tournament Putting together a tournament takes a lot of work and skillful organization. So, we’ve written a Rocky Mount Event Blog detailing some things to keep in mind while you’re planning. Read on to discover our checklist! Form A Tournament Committee Of course, the first step is forming a […]

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The Top 5 Etiquette Rules to Follow at an Arcade

The Arcade Etiquette Tips Everyone Should Follow Video game roots run deep in North Carolina. NC boasts worldwide development firms like Epic Games and Funcom (headquartered in Cary and Durham, respectively), many local “barcade” venues, as well as great gaming conventions. The fact is, video games and arcades in North Carolina are extremely popular. But […]

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How to Improve Your Concert-Going Experience

The Ultimate Guide to Improving Your Concert-Going Experience Are you planning to attend your first concert? Or perhaps you want to get the absolute best experience out of your next show? Maybe you’ve attended several concerts and haven’t quite figured out how to “do it right”. Whatever your reason, at Rocky Mount Event Center, we […]