19 12, 2014

Reel Time Event’s 2014 Highlights

By | 2017-03-01T10:51:56+00:00 December 19th, 2014|bars, conferences, events, incentives, weddings|0 Comments

Reel Time Events has had a busy and varied year in 2014, and as it's the end of the year, we would like to share some of our highlights from across the year. Our corporate events and conferences have been as busy as ever, and in partnership with some of the best conference centers and 5 star venues in Scotland, we have had the pleasure of entertaining a great many delegates from a number of the world's leading companies and organisations.  From Burns night with the Reel Time Band and highland dancers [...]

10 02, 2014

Virgin Atlantic – Branded Event

By | 2017-03-01T11:02:51+00:00 February 10th, 2014|bars, events|0 Comments

Virgin Atlantic Brand Event Last week Reel Time Events organised pipers to lead guests from the Radisson and the Missoni Hotel up The Royal Mile to Virgin Atlantic’s brand event. Pipers were branded with Virgin Atlantic banners attached to their drones. Once all the guests reached The Hub one of the pipers addressed the haggis. This was followed by a dance performance by traditional highland dancers. After this The Reel Time Ceilidh Band played some upbeat traditional Scottish tunes to get the guests dancing; the dances were called to give [...]

28 11, 2013

Reel Time Mobile Bars at the VOWS Awards

By | 2017-03-01T11:06:10+00:00 November 28th, 2013|bars, events, weddings|0 Comments

On Monday Reel-Time Bars set up a V.I.P Cocktail Bar as a reception for the VOWS Awards (Voted Outstanding Wedding Supplier). Held in the Edinburgh Corn Exchange the VOWS Awards followed a Vegas casino theme; Mark and his team set up a Pop-Up Bar with a red and black façade. Serving over 250 guests the Cocktail Bar was busy for the nominees and sponsors drinks reception; Mark and his four friendly bar staff were on hand to keep guests entertained. Guests in typical roulette style were given two choices: Red or Black. [...]

12 11, 2013

Event Cocktail production for Actuary Conference

By | 2017-03-01T11:06:37+00:00 November 12th, 2013|bars|0 Comments

Reel Time Bars set up another fantastic pop-up bar at yesterday’s Actuarial Conference at the EICC (Edinburgh International Conference Centre). Located in the heart of Edinburgh the EICC is an ideal location for a conference and its futuristic hydraulic moving floors allow the venue to be transformed. Reel Time Bars provided over 1000 cocktails for this conference serving 500 delegates. Well accustomed to large events Reel Time were able to quench the thirst of every attendee efficiently; Mark and his 10 members of staff were on hand to make sure every actuary enjoyed a [...]

29 10, 2013

Popping Up to Waitrose. Mobile bar for launch event

By | 2017-03-01T11:08:16+00:00 October 29th, 2013|bars|0 Comments

Reel Time Bars attended a new store opening of Waitrose last week. Mark and his team were on hand to set up and run one of Reel Time’s Pop Up Bars. After a quick setup Mark was ready to serve new visitors, staff and managers at the store refreshing drinks from the unique and stylish Pop Up Bar; with a white façade backlit by a range of colourful lights the bar neatly fitted Waitrose’s white concept store image. Situated at the entrance to the Clyde, the new store is the 300th Waitrose [...]

29 05, 2013

Reel Time Whisky tasting

By | 2017-03-01T11:09:13+00:00 May 29th, 2013|bars, conferences, events|0 Comments

Reel Time Events were asked to put on a Whisky tasting for a health and safety conference dinner. We arrived at the Hilton in Glasgow while the guests were enjoying their dinner. Setting up the Whisky stations in a room adjacent to the dining guests. The guests enjoyed a short presentation by Whisky writer and poet, Robin Laing, who explained the nosing technique and why Whisky was good for their health and safety! We had 3 different tasting stations set up, with the three experts talking to the guests about the different drams [...]

21 11, 2012

Cocktail production at the Signet Library

By | 2017-03-01T11:10:47+00:00 November 21st, 2012|bars|0 Comments

The Reel Time Bars team were called in on Friday night to provide a specialist cocktail production service at a gala dinner at Edinburgh’s Signet Library. The event organiser from the law firm brief was to create a choice menu of 10 cocktails to tickle the guest’s tipples. They wanted this to feel like a style bar.  We designed our cocktail list based around three main styles of cocktail – shaken, built and stirred - all of which were guaranteed to truly wow the guests!  We also wanted to give the guests [...]

14 03, 2012

Cocktail Creation at the Castle

By | 2017-03-01T11:12:26+00:00 March 14th, 2012|bars|0 Comments

March 2012: We were approached by an international media group to provide cocktail production at Scotlands most famous Landmark, Edinburgh Castle.  The company were relaunching their brand and asked us to design and serve cocktails that fitted with their brands new colour scheme. ‘We understand that guests at these events want not only great tasting cocktails, but an element of theatre whilst their drinks are prepared’ said Mark Gilligan, Bar Manager.  ‘We staffed this with 4 of Edinburgh’s leading bar tenders who were creating the cocktails from our bespoke mobile bar units.’ [...]

5 12, 2011

Mobile Event Bar Edinburgh You know when you’ve been tangoed

By | 2017-03-01T11:12:36+00:00 December 5th, 2011|bars|0 Comments

Saturday we were at the Dance Base in Edinburgh providing a mobile event bar service for the Tango Community. The bar had a great selection of wines as well as Mojito's , mainline spirits and ice cold beers. Everyone really enjoyed themselves and it was great to see a close knit dance community coming together to share their passion for Tango . Really lovely people and some great dance moves!

5 08, 2011

A busy July for Reel Time Bars

By | 2017-03-01T11:22:50+00:00 August 5th, 2011|bars|0 Comments

It was a pretty inconsistent July for the weather but one thing that was a guarantee was a great month for weddings! Reel Time Bars were all over Scotland from Loch Lomond to Aberdeen and back to Edinburgh! At the beginning of July we headed up to Boturich Castle to set up a bar in their purpose built marquee. There were cocktails flowing all evening with the ladies drinking Cosmos and the gentry on Mojitos. It was a beautiful day and we even had a moment to take in the breathtaking view across Loch Lomond. When you [...]