After Proms Post Parties and After Glows

After Proms for A Long Time We’ve been providing quality family friendly entertainment to high school after proms, post parties, and after glows for over twenty years. One of our earliest after proms was for the Western Reserve Academy in Hudson, OH. and held inside of The Power House in Cleveland, Ohio. I can still recall my[…]

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Team Building, Ice Breaker Activities, Fun Educational Tools, and Outside The Box Trade Show Ideas

Something New Everyone is always on the lookout for new ways to do old things. In our twenty-plus years in the inflatable equipment rental industry we’ve done a little bit of everything. Our jobs haven’t always been relegated to festivals and parties. We’ve used our obstacle courses and other inflatable rides and activities as team[…]

Halloween Party: What You Can Do To Set Yours Apart And Make A Lasting Impression

Halloween Party Pressure There’s a lot of pressure to throw a good party, but that pressure is quadrupled when it is a holiday party. Halloween is quickly approaching and many of you who are considering throwing a bash may not know what to do to differentiate  yours from the thousands of others that will undoubtedly be[…]

Bouncers, Moonwalks, and Inflatables: A Who’s Who and What’s What For Renting A Jump House

Party Planning. What are Bouncers? So you’re planning a party and are looking at bouncers for rent, or is it a moonwalk? No, it’s a bouncycastle. Castle!? But your kids don’t even like Harry Potter. Why does this party rental website call it an obstacle course bouncy house? What’s the difference between that and a[…]

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That Ain’t No Mechanical Bull

We Love Us Some Mechanical Bull Ye-haw! They’re the rootinest tootinest inflatable event around. Yup.  You guessed it. I’m talking about mechanical bulls. They buck. They spin. They throw you around. So why is it in a world that seems increasingly determined to wrap us and our children in bubble wrap, do we still want[…]

What Goes Up Must Giant Slide Down

It’s Giant. It’s A Slide. It’s A Giant Slide. Some things never go out of style.  Two weeks ago I wrote about the enduring appeal of photo booths.  Today, I’d like to discuss slides. Whether we’re in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania or Wheeling, West Virginia, or even Akron, Ohio everyone of every age loves a slide.  Take a[…]

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Why Do We Love Photo Booths

We’re all walking around with fully functioning photo studios in our pockets, each with the capacity to hold literally a million times the number of digital photos that the computer that took The Apollo Crew to The Moon could’ve held. So, why do we all go nuts when we see a photo booth? Comedian Jim Gaffigan[…]

What Makes One Inflatable Party Rental Company Better Than Another

Whether the industry is inflatable and ride rentals, or witching around in a psychedelic dream world full of talking scarecrows, anthropomorphic lions, weeping tin cans, and flying monkeys, both good and bad abound and are not always easy to distinguish from one another until it’s too late.  So, before you decide on a company to[…]

Is That Bounce House Supposed To Be Flying? What To Look For When You’re At Someone Else’s Event.

  They’re seemingly innocuous. How dangerous can they be? I mean they’re filled with air and made for children, right? It’s true. Every year millions of children and adults enjoy bounce castles and other inflatable amusements without incident. After all, they are built for the express purpose of facilitating fun. It’s in their DNA and truth[…]