Under the Sea event in Victoria

  Just look at the world around you Right here on the ocean floor Such wonderful things surround you What more is you lookin’ for? Under the sea! Sebastian the crab really said it best, nothing beats being under the sea! But since we don’t have the best beach weather here in March, an “under the sea” themed event was much better suited.  Kevin Spragg from Meetings Matter created a fabulous ocean themed event held at the Crystal Gardens in the Victoria Conference Centre. The venue looked amazing for the CDDW Gala; glowing décor, sea creature props, and lots of food
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We Have Moved!

Happy New Year! We hope that you enjoyed the holiday season and spent some time off relaxing with friends and loved ones. 2013 has started off with an exciting change for Houle Games as we are now in a new location! We have moved from Port Moody to Port Coquitlam into a newer and larger space that can accommodate our growing business. While it’s sad to be leaving Port Moody, we are looking forward to getting settled into our new space and seeing what the New Year brings us. Please note that with the move not only do we have
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Tropical Event in Harrison Hot Springs

Tropical shirts, beautiful weather, and colourful leis. You may think we are talking about Hawaii but we are actually talking about Harrison Hot Springs, BC! Last week we ventured up to the Harrison Hot Springs Resort for a tropical themed conference. We provided entertainment for the casino gala and some other interactive games such as our Laser Shooting Simulator and Virtual Fishing Simulator. While some guests tried their luck winning the jack pot at our Slot Machines, others tried to luck out and reel in a 40 pound salmon! Not only are Casino parties and interactive games a fun activity,
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Making it Easier to Plan Your Next Event

Have you been assigned the task of figuring out fun activities and entertainment for your company’s Christmas party? Your son’s high school dry grad? Your friend’s western-themed birthday? Whether this is your first time planning an event or you’re a seasoned professional, we have added a section to our website that will hopefully make your event planning a bit easier! On the home page of our website we have added an “Events” tab and if you rest your curser on it, a list will pop up with all different types of events: Holiday & Christmas Parties, Dry Grad Events, Corporate
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2012 Grad Season Is Over, Bring On 2013!

May and June are the busiest times of year for us due to dry grad parties taking place all over the lower mainland. Parents, volunteers and teachers spend all year fundraising and planning a fabulous event for the grads, which allows them to celebrate in a safe environment that is drug and alcohol free. This year went wonderfully! We are so thankful for the schools that return to us year after year and of course new schools that have just started using us. The feedback we received was so positive and appreciative and we couldn’t be more thrilled. Congratulations to the
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Money Booth Mania

Imagine this, money swirling in the air waiting for you to catch as much of it as you can! It may sound a dream, but with our cash grab money booths this can become a reality. Our money booths are the perfect item for your next promotional event, special event, or tradeshow. With each rental we provide a bundle of “fun money” and safety goggles to wear inside the booth (safety first, kids!). Both of our money booths allow for branding and are extremely eye catching. Recently our deluxe money booth was used at two different events, one for The
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Hockey Day in Canada

This February we helped celebrate Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada at Richmond’s Olympic Oval. This free event had entertainment for all ages and showcased Canada’s love of hockey! This event featured broadcasts of Canadian NHL hockey games, interactive hockey themed games, contests, tournaments and much more. There was even an appearance by Trevor Linden along side The Vancouver Canucks mascot! In the interactive hockey games area, everyone enjoyed the Super Chexx Bubble Hockey Games, Air Hockey Tables, Live Goalie Shootout, Hockey Radar Cage, Top Shot Hockey, Arcade Games, Super Deker and Toddler Hockey Arena.
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Event at The Vancouver Aquarium

The Vancouver Aquarium was a beautiful venue for Carte Blanche Events casino night. Our casino tables looked stunning next to the fish tanks, sea anemones, and floating jellyfish décor. The guests at this Monte Carlo themed event were entertained with our casino games, a live band and catered food and drinks. I am sure that everyone at this event cod not have had a better time! Enjoy the lovely pike-tures below!
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Electronic Arts Canada Staff Party

Staff appreciation parties are the perfect time for companies to show their gratitude towards their hard working staff. A great reward is an event filled with exciting entertainment, such as this event we did in January for Electronic Arts. This fun event took place at the newly renovated Science World in Vancouver. We provided our Deluxe Money Booth, Temporary Airbrush Tattoos, CD Recording Studio, Psychic Artists and a Digital Caricature Artist. The EA staff had a chance to win the cash that they caught in the money booth, recorded some music, sported some “ink”, saw a glimpse into their futures and then
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New products and games for 2012

Hello everyone and hello 2012! A new year for us means new games and products. This year we acquired three new items from the annual buyer’s trade show that we attend. We are very excited to share these new items with you as each of them fits many different event types and themes. First is our Xtreme Board Combo. Are you planning a winter, sports, or Hawaiian themed event? Perhaps you are looking for a fun activity for a community event, dry grad, or staff party? If so, this is the game for you! Our Xtreme Board Combo allows you
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