Category Archives: Holiday Events

Celebrate 4th of July With The Great American Songbook

There are a lot of ways to celebrate the 4th of July, but we can’t think of anything more fitting than to incorporate the stories and melodies of the Great American Songbook. Born out of the first half of the 20th century, the Songbook still remains the canon of some of the most influential songs in American popular music. From Broadway and Musical Theater to Film, this music is woven deeply into the fabric of our popular culture and collective imagination. Timeless and uniquely American songs that remind us of who we are. This 4th of July, we are so pleased to recommend these three talented artists, bringing you varied and captivating portraits of our Great American Songbook. Continue reading

Commemorate Memorial Day With Great American Music

Originally called Decoration Day, Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for the men and women who have died in service to our nation. Memorial Day was first observed on May 30th 1868 with flowers placed on the graves of civil war soldiers at Arlington National Cemetery. Whatever our politics or worldview, we can’t help but feel a deep sense of respect and gratitude for those that made the ultimate sacrifice serving our country. We at deeply honor them and the sacrifices they have made. In the spirit of Memorial Day we have put together 3 of our attractions who bring us music that is quintessentially American. These three artists will fill you with the sounds and spirit of America. If you’re planning a Memorial Day event with a live music component, these are 3 essential considerations. Continue reading

Ideas For Mother’s Day Events, Banquets & Celebrations

Ideas For Mother’s Day Events, Banquets or CelebrationsThere’s no better way to honor and celebrate special moms and women of the community than to plan a Mother’s Day event. However grand or modest, it can be a memorable and unique bonding experience for families and the community at large. We at The Show Store, love reasons to celebrate, and it’s our mission to empower and educate people with new and unique ways to compliment their events using thematically relevant live entertainment. So we wanted to share a few key ideas for planning a truly unforgettable mother’s day event. Continue reading

Planning An Authentic Cinco De Mayo Celebration

Many confuse Cinco De Mayo with Mexico’s Independence Day which is on September 16. Rather, the traditional Cinco De Mayo celebration pays homage to the Battle of Puebla where on May 5, 1862, the Mexican Army defeated French forces against all odds. Cinco De Mayo has now become a day where Mexicans around the globe celebrate their heritage and culture. The Show Store pays tribute to Mexico’s rich cultural history with a few ideas on how to plan a knockout Cinco De Mayo celebration. Continue reading