SOCCER SOIREE

Avalon was asked to create a Soccer stadium atmosphere in a small space. The right decor magically transforms any space into a theme experience. Using artificial “turf”, soccer ball balloon columns, soccer goals, pennants and life size soccer player figure decals for the walls, the guests were able to enjoy Read More

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MOUNTAIN SHADOWS

Avalon just had its first program at the new Mountain Shadows Resort in Paradise Valley. It is a new incarnation of Marriott’s Mountain Shadows. The original opened in 1959, was sold to Marriott in 1981, and closed in 2004. Avalon had many friends at the old hotel and enjoyed working Read More

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AVALON TEAMBUILDING

As a Destination Management Company, Avalon has many components in its portfolio. One of our favorites is Teambuilding. We recently provided a custom scavenger hunt on May 4 and themed it around Cinco De Mayo. Incorporating Arizona’s western heritage with the popular Mexican holiday, costumed staff in cowboy and Dia Read More

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WESTERN COOKOUT

Avalon’s Alysia Baron provided a sensational Arizona experience for a thousand guests. The formula for success was premium transportation to and from the site, great barbecue, host bar, games, activities, and an after dinner show featuring a celebrity C & W act, (sorry, can’t share that part). Guests had an Read More

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the DUCE

Avalon recently produced a program at “The Duce”, a unique venue in Phoenix, AZ.  We were privileged to orchestrate the entire event including:  Site Selection, Logistics, Transportation, Food, Beverage and Entertainment. As a DMC, Avalon makes it so easy by serving as one point of contact for creative ideas, making all arrangements, paperwork, and billing. Read More

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CASINO ROYALE

The James Bond franchise has been wildly popular since its movie debut with Sean Connery. Avalon’s “Casino Royale” features illuminated gaming tables, sports bar games, DJ/Karaoke, decor, strolling entertainers, and caricaturists. For this program, the event was staged in four different locations on-site. Guests had an amazing evening and Avalon’s Read More

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SAN DIEGO

While Avalon is corporate based in Arizona, we have assisted clients with Destination Management in many different markets, both national and global. Consequently, we are always connecting with new resources and talent to serve these varied locations. We recently agreed to represent a remarkable band in the San Diego area. Read More

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BLOCK PARTY DOWNTOWN PHOENIX

What do you do with more than a thousand guests downtown, looking for something unique, casual, and conducive to networking? Why, you throw a block party of course! Through a collaborative effort, Avalon produced a street party in downtown Phoenix.  The detail work and logistics were huge:  permits, security, catering, décor, Read More

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LOVE & MARRIAGE

For those of you old enough to remember, “Love & Marriage” was a big hit for Frank Sinatra and re-popularized as the theme on the sit-com “Married with Children.” The music has special meaning to us as Avalon has been helping brides and grooms with ceremonies and celebrations for over Read More

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DESERT ADVENTURE

What do you do to entertain hundreds of high energy guests who want to blend the Arizona environment with “now” things to do? Avalon created a “Desert Adventure” with the perfect mix of fun activities and Arizona ambiance. A “club” DJ fills the atmosphere with a hot mix as soon Read More

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