22 01, 2020

How to Experience Scotland from a Conference Centre

By |2020-01-22T10:05:44+00:00January 22nd, 2020|conferences, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Scotland is increasingly the destination of choice for International Conference Organisers, with purpose-built venues like the SEC in Glasgow and the EICC in Edinburgh.  These conferences gather leading experts in their fields from all over the world for jam-packed 3-5 day itinerary of lectures, seminars, and discussions. Yet many Delegates only get to see a Scottish Airport, a Scottish Taxi, a Scottish Hotel, and a Scottish Conference Centre, leaving little time to explore. Reel Time Events specialises in bringing Scottish Culture to life at Conferences. We provide entertainment for Opening [...]

8 01, 2020

7 Edinburgh Wedding Venues We Love

By |2020-01-09T14:04:52+00:00January 8th, 2020|weddings|0 Comments

Here are 7 Edinburgh Wedding Venues We Love – some right in the heart of the city, others just a short drive to the nearby countryside.  We regularly provide Wedding Entertainment for couples at the following venues and fell in love with them instantly. We haven't ranked them because one simply can’t play favourites with something so personal and subjective. Instead, we’ve listed them by distance from a staple of the Edinburgh city centre skyline: Edinburgh Castle. 1. The Hub, 289 feet [...]

20 11, 2019

Glasgow Conference Events and Entertainment by Reel Time Events

By |2019-11-19T23:33:08+00:00November 20th, 2019|conferences, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Glasgow is a great place for conference events. From the diversity and variety of the city itself, to its ease of access to the rest of Scotland, visitors are never short of things to do and see. Glasgow Convention Bureau continues to do an excellent job of promoting the city to the world. They have been awarded Top Convention Bureau in the UK for 13 years in a row by the Meeting and Incentive Travel Awards, and have helped bring Glasgow to the forefront of international conference [...]

13 11, 2019

Conference Entertainment at the National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

By |2019-12-12T12:07:42+00:00November 13th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Reel Time Events recently provided conference entertainment at the National Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh. As part of the social program and evening entertainment for a conference at the EICC, we provided a whisky and gin tasting, a fighting display from Scottish fighting experts and highland warriors 'The Clan', and a Pipeband. The museum after dark is like a kid’s dream. Or a Ben Stiller movie. Either way, it’s thrilling to be in that giant old building, wandering through the exhibits, secretly hoping something that isn’t supposed to move might just [...]

7 11, 2019

British Orthodontics Society 2019 Glasgow Conference – Science Centre and Crowne Plaza Entertainment

By |2019-11-14T13:18:51+00:00November 7th, 2019|conferences|0 Comments

Reel Time Events was recently asked to provide entertainment for the British Orthodontic Society’s 2019 conference events in Glasgow. This is the 2nd time we’ve worked with BOS and we were thrilled to be asked back. This time we wanted to go above and beyond with bigger Scottish show entertainment. Being familiar with the audience, we knew that they were especially fun and enthusiastic, and we wanted to deliver on their expectations for a huge party. BOS wanted two nights of entertainment for their Glasgow conference. First was the civic reception [...]

27 09, 2019

Midsummer Gin Festival

By |2019-09-27T14:17:19+01:00September 27th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

A look back to a Midsummer Gin Festival, to the warmer days that already seem so far behind us, as it seems the colder ones are fast approaching. At the height of this past summer, right around the summer Solstice, Reel Time’s Master Gin tasters went off to Loch Fyne Hotel & Spa for a weekend filled with gin fun! The Perfect Serves The weekend kicked off with the “perfect serves” drinks reception and a BBQ dinner. Guests were offered a French 75 gin cocktail as a welcome drink before introducing [...]

24 09, 2019

Conference Events at Glasgow’s Merchant Square: 6 Ceilidhs for 5900 People

By |2019-10-07T14:48:34+01:00September 24th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

In Glasgow Ceilidh news this year, we have been fortunate to secure a great run of conference ceilidh events with Merchant Square. At the epicentre of Glasgow’s happening bar and night-life, Merchant Square also has another side to its events: the conference event takeover! Glasgow Convention Bureau does a great job of attracting large conferences to the city. And by a good job, I mean they have been named top conference bureau in the UK 12 years running by the Meeting and Incentive Travel Awards.  Over the course of each summer, [...]

22 08, 2019

Highland Games Events – Summer 2019

By |2019-08-28T14:14:44+01:00August 22nd, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Highland Games Events – Summer 2019 Three different versions of our Highland Games Events over three days In the first week of July, we held three different incarnations of our Highland Games Events in three different locations, over three days in a row. We were required to change-up how we run our Highland Games by the conditions of each location, and the varied abilities of the participants. The Renaissance Club The first event was at The Renaissance Club, a golf course in East Lothian [...]

17 04, 2019

Conference Entertainment in Scotland for ICAM2019

By |2019-04-17T17:29:12+01:00April 17th, 2019|conferences, incentives|0 Comments

Another amazing weekend for Reel Time! Some lovely clients asked us to provide great conference entertainment in Scotland for the 2019 AACSB. The conference was at the EICC, with many of the guests staying at the sumptuous 5* Sheraton Hotel, a mere 4 minutes’ walk from the registration desk! The Event The client approached us with a brief of spicing up registration day. They wanted to create a number of different networking opportunities around the day long check in on Sunday thus, fostering relationships between partner organisations as this is a key [...]

4 04, 2019

Whisky tasting for conference social program

By |2019-04-04T14:33:09+01:00April 4th, 2019|conferences|0 Comments

The organisers of the Scottish leg of a security tech conference asked Reel Time Events to provide a whisky tasting experience as part of their social program. The guests attending the conference travelled from all over Europe and were hosted for 5 days at the Balmoral hotel. Where? The conference gala dinner was at the National Museum of Scotland, with the whisky tasting being in the undercroft entrance hall area. The guests sampled 4 malt whiskies: Auchentoshan, Glen Moray, Glendronach and Laphroaig. This gave a fine and varied selection of Scottish liquid [...]