Jan
31

Grey, Peach, and Chandeliers – Featured on Wedding Chicks

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We are thrilled to share this beautiful wedding that was featured on Wedding Chicks. Pacific Event Lighting was brought in to light up this wedding with chandeliers and decorative lighting to enhance the beauty of the soft blush and grey details. Keep reading to see more of the lighting details from this feature.

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Jan
16

Add a Unique Touch with Monogrammed Lighting

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Monogrammed Lighting

Your lighting plays a huge role at your event – so you will want to ensure that this lighting represents you- for social events, your company – for corporate,  and the overall style of your event. A fantastic way to do this is to utilize monograms or logos. What is there to know about monogrammed lighting? Here are some essentials to keep in mind – read on and learn about the different styles of monograms.

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Jan
2

Lighting installation ICE at Santa Monica

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Skate Under the Lights at ICE

Happy New Year! With the holidays over most of the lighting installations by Pacific Event Lighting are packed up and stored away. But for those of us who are still clinging to those last bits of winter magic here in Los Angeles, skate over and see the lights at ICE at Santa Monica. We loved creating this winter wonderland atmosphere with combinations of string lights, washed lighting and more.

Take a look below to see more photos and head on over soon because this winter wonderland melts on January 16th!

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Dec
27

Lighting Up Loyola Marymount University for the Holidays

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Loyola Marymount Tree Lighting Ceremony

The holidays bring us back to a simpler time, where traditions and family take priority over the hustle and bustle of daily life. We were honored to be a part of LMU’s annual tree lighting tradition this year as the students celebrated the holidays together.

With the backdrop of LMU’s Sacred Heart Chapel we created this holiday space complete with snowflake gobos, festive palm trees and the iconic Christmas Tree in the center. See a few of our favorite photos below.

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Dec
20

Santa Monica Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony

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3rd Street Tree Lighting Ceremony

Happy Holidays! This time is usually the busiest for Pacific Event lighting as we get to be a part of lighting all the joyful celebrations of the holidays. One such celebration is the Santa Monica Tree Lighting Ceremony. This celebration is an annual event that takes place on the first of December.  Believers of all ages follow along as Santa is escorted by mounted horse patrol from the Santa Monica Police Department, cirque-style acrobats, trumpeters and holiday carolers.

Take a look below to see some of our favorite photos from the night:

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Nov
25

Risks of Holiday Lighting | Tips to Stay Safe

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Holiday Lighting Safety Tips

The holidays are here! It is officially the day after Thanksgiving, in some circles this means it’s time to break out the the holiday decor and light up homes and neighborhoods with string lights. Every year there are tragic injuries from lighting and decor mishaps. In previous years there has been significant warnings and coverage from outlets like NBC & Huffington Post The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has even issued Press Releases on the dangers of improper lighting.

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Nov
18

Event Lighting 101 – The Cost of Lighting?

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The Cost of Lighting

Events are a logistical maze of delicate details and carefully watched budgets with the professionals working to navigate through to create a once in a lifetime experience for the clients and guests. For those who are new to the event industry – Event lighting and the costs related to it are deemed unnecessary and are disregarded to create extra space in their budget. We are here to break down the cost explain why lighting is the best-known secret to transforming an event into an experience.

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Nov
4

Opulent Wedding Featured on Strictly Weddings

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Opulent Pacific Event Lighting Wedding Featured on Strictly Weddings

We are excited to share Angela & Davids wedding that was featured on Strictly Weddings. With opulent white and green details we loved lighting up the night.  Read a short excerpt from the feature below:

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Oct
28

Themed Mitzvahs in Honor of Halloween

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Themed Mitzvahs in Honor of Halloween

It is time for Halloween! Children across the nation have been waiting for this glorious weekend that promises to be filled with tricks and treats! Now the weekend is here and the elaborate costumes that have been waiting anxiously for their debut are finally free to be admired.  This excitement is very similar to what we feel when an event is finally taking place. We design and work for months or years with Event Planners, Designers, Florists and more to create an incredible atmosphere for an event or wedding, transforming the space into an experience.

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Oct
24

Event Lighting 101 – Types of Lighting

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Event Lighting 101 – For Planners + Photographers Pt 1

Lighting is one of the most important details when it comes to decorating an event. With so much new technology in every field we are breaking down the details of lighting and how to best use them for your event!

This week we are covering types of lighting: Ambient, Decorative and Functional.

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