4 04, 2017

Reel Time Events Become Unique Venues of Edinburgh Supplier

By | 2017-04-04T15:22:30+00:00 April 4th, 2017|conferences, events, incentives, weddings|0 Comments

Here at Reel Time Events we are excited to announce that we have become an official supplier to the Unique Venues of Edinburgh. Having spent many years working individually with each Unique Venue, we are delighted to have become a recommended supplier to all of these fantastic venues collectively. We look forward to getting to know the venues we are not yet too familiar with, as well as continuing to enjoy great relationships with venues we regularly enjoy working with.   We hope clients of the Unique Venues of Edinburgh will [...]

24 02, 2017

My Contemporary Harris Tweed Kilt Outfit

By | 2017-02-28T15:57:57+00:00 February 24th, 2017|events, incentives, weddings|0 Comments

Creating my kilt outfit Being a proud Scotsman and spending much of my time in a kilt, when the time came for a new one I really wanted to create something made in Scotland from Scottish materials.  Being such an exciting and rewarding experience I wanted to share it, and  some of the knowledge I gathered during the journey. The first step in the process was deciding what fabric I wanted to use in the kilt.  I knew I didn't want to go for a traditional tartan, and tweed seemed like a [...]

15 02, 2017

Highland Games Team Building Events

By | 2017-02-28T14:40:39+00:00 February 15th, 2017|events, incentives, weddings|0 Comments

If you are looking for a truly Scottish team building experience then try our Highland games event.  It's a chance to try out some of our great Scottish activities and full of hands on fun.  Watch our new Highland games video here to find out more about it.   Our Highland games experiences are also a popular choice for destination wedding packages.  This can be a great way of getting guests from different sides of the family interacting in a fun way. Our entertainers and Highland games athletes [...]

14 02, 2017

Valentine’s Day: Top 8 First Dance Choices of 2017

By | 2017-02-28T15:55:24+00:00 February 14th, 2017|weddings|0 Comments

It's Valentine's Day and love is in the air!  It is said to be the most romantic day of the year, and a great day for marriage proposals.  At Reel Time we have been helping a lot of couples plan the entertainment for their weddings.  There has been plenty of discussion about romantic songs, more specifically, first dance song choices. Photo:  Tony Marsh     We decided to ask an expert about this to find out what his predictions were for the popular first dance requests this year.  Reel Time [...]

2 12, 2016

Visit Scotland’s St Andrew’s Day Highland Games

By | 2017-02-28T16:11:53+00:00 December 2nd, 2016|incentives, weddings|0 Comments

It was a pleasure to work with Visit Scotland to entertain Andrews in St Andrews as part of their St Andrew’s Day marketing campaign.  Andrews, Andres and Andreas from across Europe were invited to come and experience a flavour of what Scotland has to offer, and discover more about the home of their namesake, and Scotland’s, Patron Saint. We were incredibly lucky to experience some great weather for the filming.  10 degrees and bright sunshine at the end of November was the best we could hope for, and led to a great [...]

11 11, 2016

2017 Weddings

By | 2017-02-28T17:15:14+00:00 November 11th, 2016|weddings|1 Comment

Reel Time were delighted to exhibit once again at the Corn Exchange Wedding Fair last weekend. Claire and Cath spent the weekend chatting to couples about how Reel Time can help make their big day extra special.  It was a really nice chance to meet and catch up with existing clients and in several cases, the first chance to put a face to a name.  There was also plenty of opportunity to chat to couples who are still looking for inspiration for their wedding entertainment.  We hope we have helped with ideas, [...]

9 05, 2016

Roddy the Piper goes live!

By | 2017-03-01T10:32:22+00:00 May 9th, 2016|events, weddings|1 Comment

Reel Time Events are pleased to announce the new Roddy the Piper website is now live!     The Reel Time Family of websites is currently undergoing a much needed refresh, the first of which to get a new look was Reel Time Bars which has been live since the start of the year. Now the RoddythePiper website has had its much needed update, with a clean and simple design that is easy to navigate.  The new site has updated images and media including video and audio samples so you can see [...]

12 06, 2015

Reel Time Events – The One Stop Wedding Shop

By | 2017-03-01T10:48:11+00:00 June 12th, 2015|weddings|0 Comments

Here at Reel Time Events we are the one stop shop for all of your wedding entertainment needs, from bagpipers to clarsach players and string quartets to traditional bands we have everything you may need. However have you ever considered something slightly different? Common with destination couples looking to give their guests an introduction to Scotland’s favourite tipple; we can offer guests three or four single malt whisky’s from all over Scotland. Tastings can be personalised if desired and all levels of expertise can be catered for. Whisky cocktails can be offered [...]

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 [...]

8 01, 2014

Wedding evening entertainment: DJ, Ceilidh Band, Function Band

By | 2017-03-01T11:05:04+00:00 January 8th, 2014|weddings|1 Comment

With so many 2014 wedding couples looking to book their perfect wedding, we thought it was time for a blog post to give them some advice on what they can hope for: For most wedding couples, the choice comes down to whether you want a band or a DJ.  This is a personal preference, depending what sort of music you and your guests will enjoy, and the atmosphere you want to create on your special day. Wedding DJ’s:  DJ’s can play anything.  If the music has been recorded, then they can play [...]