June 2013 Event Calendar






MPI- Northern California Chapter: Gala and Silent Auction | www.mpincc.org

Date: Monday, June 3, 2013 | 6:00-10:30 PM | The Exploratorium Pier 15 San Francisco, CA 94111

Program: At this year’s Gala, the Exploratorium is your playground to explore your senses as you visit exhibits focusing on the living world, natural phenomena, cognition science and society.  Explainers will be available to assist attendees with the exhibits.  And be on the lookout for playful entertainment vignettes throughout the event.  You never know what surprise connections you might make on a night of fun and exploration.

Open to the Public | Membership Encouraged | Fee to Attend | REGISTER


MPI-Orange County Chapter: Awards and Installation of Officers | www.mpioc.com

Date: Wednesday, June 5, 2013 | 5:30-8:00 PM | Ralph Brennan’s Jazz Kitchen 1590 Disneyland Drive Anaheim, CA 92802

Program: Journey into this evening of celebration, networking, jazzy tunes and creole creations as we install the incoming MPI Orange County Board of Directors and thank those for their contributions this past year.  We will also be raising funds for the MPI Foundation with a silent auction of great getaways to add to your journey.

Open to Public | Fee to Attend | REGISTER


MPI- Northern California Chapter: Community Involvement Event | www.mpincc.org

Date: Friday, June 7, 2013 | 7:30-10:00 PM | Bayview Opera House/Ruth Williams Memorial Theatre 4705 Third Street San Francisco, CA 94124

Program: Enjoy a day with fellow MPINCC members volunteering to improve the lives of San Francisco’s homeless families by assisting with Project Homeless ConnectTM’s “Family Connect” event.

Members Only


ABC-OC Coordinator Beauty Day www.abc-oc.net

Date: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 | 11:00AM-2:00PM | Found Rentals Warehouse 201 West Truslow Avenue Fullerton, CA 92832

Program: Come discover tips on how to be comfortable yet trendy on the wedding day from Leslie Christen, Premier Stylist, Fashion Editor and Organizer in Orange County. The Design Visage Team will be sharing hair and make-up tips as well!

Membership encouraged | REGISTER


ISES- Las Vegas: Annual Board Installation | www.iseslv.com

Date: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 | 6:00-9:00 PM | Commonwealth –525 E. Fremont Street Las Vegas, NV 89101

Program: Come celebrate the ISES LV Annual Board Installation and discover
the downtown hot spot simply known as, COMMONWEALTH.
Enjoy signature cocktails, couture mini-bites, networking with Vegas’
top event professionals and a shiny new Board  of Directors.

Open to Public | Members and Students encourage | Fee to attend | REGISTER


Wish Upon a Wedding- St.Louis: Wilmington Meet & Greet

Date: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 | 6:00-9:00 PM | The River Room 18 S Water St Wilmington, NC 28401

Program: Join us at The River Room in downtown Wilmington on June 11th to learn more about the North Carolina chapter of Wish Upon a Wedding. Food and beverages will be served and donations will be accepted at the door.

Open to Public | Free event | REGISTER


NACE- Las Vegas Chapter | www.lvnace.net

Date: Wednesday, June 12, 2013 | 6:00-8:00 PM | Three Square 4190 N. Pecos Rd. Las Vegas, NV 89115

Program: Join in for this informative meeting and dinner focused on Nevadans who struggle with hunger. Guest Speaker will be Erica Thompson, who has successfully led and further developed several sustainable fundraising events; most notably the annual benefit event DISH Las Vegas and the annual Fall and Spring Las Vegas Restaurant Week.

Open to Public | Members and Students encouraged | Fee to Attend | REGISTER


MPI-Southern California Chapter: Annual Installation and Awards Dinner | www.mpiscc.com

Date: Thursday, June 13, 2013 | 6:30-10:00 PM | Union Station 800 North Alameda Street Los Angeles, CA 90012

Program: Our chapter will come together to celebrate volunteer and leadership achievements, recognize contributions by chapter members and sponsors, and, hear about the upcoming chapter strategy and initiatives. This year’s theme is “One 2013: Celebrating Our Leadership, Our Industry and Our Future.”

Open to Public | Members and Students encouraged | REGISTER


ABC- San Diego: June Meeting | www.abcsd.com

Date: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 | 5:30 PM | 1337 India St San Diego, CA 92101

Program: June meeting.

More information TBA


BizBash Ideafest | www.BizBash.com

Date: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 | Los Angeles Convention Center 1201 S Figueroa St  Los Angeles, CA 90015

Program: BizBash IdeaFest Los Angeles has a new slate of conference offerings meant to inspire you and inform you about the latest developments in the event industry.

Fee to Attend | REGISTER


BizBash LA After Party | www.BizBash.com

Date: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 | 7:30-11:00PM | Vortex LA Dome 1037 W. 6th Street Los Angeles, CA 90017

Program: Come network with industry professionals inside a 360 degree digital event dome! Enjoy a complimentary hosted bar and appetizers.

Free Event | Open to Public | REGISTER


The Knot Wedding Network- Market Mixer www.theKnot.com

Date: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 | 7:00-10:00 PM | Taglyan Complex 1201 Vine Street Hollywood, CA 90038

Program: Join us for fabulous cocktails, delicious treats and live music to keep you networking all night long and get a sneak peek of what’s new at The Knot Wedding Network.

Open to Public | RSVP 


WIPA-Southern California Chapter: “Squaring the Circle” www.wipausa.org

Date: Monday, June 24, 2013 | Starts at 11:00AM | The Pacific Club 4110 MacArther Boulevard Newport Beach, CA 92660

Program: Join us as owner and publisher of Modele Weddings Magazine, leads a panel discussion with four of Southern California’s leading Wedding Photographers and Film Makers. Hors D’Oeurves, lunch, educational portion and “face to face” time to meet, visit and share ideas!

Fee to Attend | Membership encouraged | REGISTER


WIPA-Phoenix Chapter: “Turning Your Passion to Sales” www.wipausa.com

Date: Tuesday, June 25, 2013 | 11:00AM-2:30PM | JW Marriot Desert Ridge Resort and Spa 5350 E.Marriott Drive, Phoenix AZ 85054

Program: In this interactive session, you will work in a team setting, making a pitch to a mythical client several times over. Each time you will learn more and get better as judges, your colleagues, give you instant and valuable feedback.

Fee to Attend | Membership encouraged | REGISTER


Association of Bridal Consultants-GLA www.abcgla.com

Date: Tuesday, June 25, 2013 | 11:00 AM-2:00 PM | Storrier Stearns Japanese Gardens from 11-2pm located at 270 Arlington Drive, Pasadena

Program: June networking mixer.

Membership encouraged | REGISTER


ISES- Northern California Chapter: Members Night | www.isesncc.com

Date: Tuesday, June 25, 2013 | 5:00-7:00 PM | Lucky Strike Lanes

Program: Join us for a fun night bowling and building relationships!

Members only |


MPI-Southern California Chapter: Coffee Evening | www.mpiscc.com

Date: Wednesday, June 26, 2013 | 5:15-7:00 PM | Multiple Locations listed HERE

Program: Come join your “MPISCC friends” for informal conversation right in your own neighborhood.  We have chosen locations that offer “alternate” beverages should anyone be in the mood for something other than coffee as we will be meeting AFTER work this month.

Open to Public | Free event, Fee of Personal Beverage | REGISTER

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