December 2013 Event Calendar




Special Events

Association of Bridal Consultants OC: 2013 Gala and Trendsetter Awards |

Date: December 3, 2013  | 11 AM to 2:45 PM | St. Regis Monarch Beach: 1 Monarch Beach Resort North, Dana Point, CA 92629

Program: The ABC Orange County 2013 Trendsetter Awards provides an opportunity for you to showcase your work in front of your peers in the industry.  With a panel of wedding industry and lifestyle experts judging the entries.

REGISTER | Fee to Attend


Inspire Smart Success: Palm Beach 2013 |

Date: December 3-6, 2013 | Eau Palm Beach Resort and Spa: 100 S. Ocean Blvd. Manalapan, Fl 33462

Program: 4 days of inspiration, networking, learning, and hands-on workshops as well as  seminars from some of the most successful entrepreneurs in the wedding business. At this 4 day event ou’ll receive information on everything from using social media and how to blog to how to use your advertising dollars and creating a stylized shoot, plus so much more!

REGISTER | Fee to Attend


engage!13: Montelucia |

Date: December 9-12, 2013 | Montelucia Resort & Spa:  4949 East Lincoln Drive, Scottsdale, AZ 85253

Program: engage! bringing together the wedding industry’s key influencers and thought leaders from around the globe to exchange ideas, network and be inspired to take their businesses to the next level of success. Each engage! event has been met with rave reviews from attendees and speakers alike.

REGISTER | Fee to Attend


Site SoCal: 2013 Holiday Event |

Date: December 11 & 12, 2013 | 8:30 AM | Bacara Resort & Spa: 8301 Hollister Avenue, Santa Barbara, CA 93117

Program: 550+ qualified buyers and suppliers will meet up at the beautiful Bacara Resort & Spa in Santa Barbara for two days of wonderful events, activities and networking opportunities.

REGISTER | Fee to Attend


Invisible Touch Events & Flowers by Cina Holiday Soiree

Date: December 17, 2013 | 6:00 AM | 8 Goodyear, Suite 120, Irvine, CA

Program: Join Invisible Touch Events and Flowers by Cina for an exclusive holiday soiree.  Sweet and savory treats to be provided by Ralph Brennan’s Jazz Kitchen.

RSVP by December 12, 2013



Industry Association Meetings

Meeting Professionals International Southern California Chapter: SDMPI Holiday Party |

Date: December 2, 2013 | 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM | House of Blues San Diego: 1055 5th Avenue, San Diego,CA 92101

Program: Event details coming soon!

REGISTER | Members only | Fee to Attend


WIPA Arizona Regional Meeting: Lights, Camera, Clients! |

Date: December 3, 2013  | 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM | El Chorro: 5550 E. Lincoln Drive, Paradise Valley, Arizona 85253

Program: In this session, discover how easy it is to put your own video marketing campaign into action! Find out what it takes to get started and get tips and technique on how to overcome any fears you might have and use your personality as a platform. You will also discover best practices when it comes to how, when and where to post.

REGISTER | Membership encouraged | Fee to attend


Meeting Professionals International Orange County Chapter: Holiday Event |

Date: December 3, 2013 | 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM | Disneyland Hotel: Magic Way, Anaheim,CA 92802

Program: The Annual holiday event at the Disneyland Hotel in the Grand Ballroom.

REGISTER | Members only | Fee to Attend


ISES San Diego: ISES Joint Holiday Party with NACE  |

Date: December 4, 2013  | 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM | Loews Coronado Bay: 4000 Coronado Bay Rd, Coronado, CA 92118

Program: Event details coming soon!

RSVP | Membership encourage | Fee to attend


Meeting Professionals International Northern California Chapter: Holiday Soiree, Culinary & Wine Extravaganza and Annual Gala & Silent Auction |

Date: December 4, 2013  | 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM | California Hornblower: Pier 3, The Embarcadero, San Francisco

Program:  Join MPINCC for a decadent night of bubbles and frivolity on Wednesday, December 4th from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. dockside aboard the newly renovated California Hornblower.  Bask in the moonlight as our chapter rocks the boat with music, food and merriment.  Live entertainment, grab bag raffle prizes and a toy drive benefitting the San Francisco Fire Fighters Toy Program.

REGISTER | Membership encouraged | Open to Public


ISES Las Vegas: Ready, Set, Give! |

Date: December 10, 2013   | 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM | Naakiti Floral Design: 3985 W. Post Road, Las Vegas, NV 89118

Program: This season, help ISES LV help ClarkCounty’s families in need. ISES LV & Salvation Army ask you to donate a monetary gift – in the form of a $25 gift card to spread the joy.


NACE: Holiday Event |

Date: December 11, 2013  | 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM | Location

Program: Event details coming soon!


Meeting Professionals International Southern California Chapter: MPISCC’s Holiday Event & Volunteer Recognition |

Date:  December 17, 2013  | 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM | Loews Hollywood: 1755 North Highland Avenue, Los Angeles,CA 90028

Program: Event details coming soon!

REGISTER | Members only | Fee to Attend


WIPA Southern California Chapter Meeting: December WIPA Meeting & Retreat |

Date: December 17, 2013  | 11:30 to 6:30 PM | Cal-a-Vie Health Spa: 29402 Spa Havens Way, Vista, California 92084

Program: A Half-Day Retreat on the Exclusive Grounds of  Cal-a-Vie Spa!

REGISTER | Membership encouraged | Fee to attend




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