Party and Event Planning with Speed Raceway

5 Great Ideas for a Birthday Celebration in Philadelphia

Posted by Brandon Whiting

Nov 17, 2014 9:30:00 AM

 
Kids’ birthday parties aren’t what they used to be.  The days when having a few friends over for cake and ice cream in the backyard have given way to a host of new and exciting ways to celebrate your child’s birthday at a venue designed just for that purpose. In Philadelphia, the choices are virtually unlimited.  Here are five birthday party ideas around Philadelphia which rise to the top of the heap.  They're all great, but each one of the list is just a little better than the one above it, and #1 is the best:
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8 Electric Go Kart Racing Myths That Just Aren’t True

Posted by Brandon Whiting

Nov 14, 2014 9:30:00 AM

 
Go karts are a great experience regardless of the driver's age. Whether it's a kid's track or extreme 90 mpg kart racing (that is a thing) most people picture go karts as loud, smoke-belching, 2-stroke beasts that guzzle gas in exchange for some fun. But what about electric go karts? They've gotten some bad press, but how much of it is true?

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6 Warning Signs Your Employees Are Burning Out

Posted by Adrian Doggrell

Nov 11, 2014 9:30:00 AM

 
When demand is high and resources are low, it's common practice to ask your employees to take on increasing workloads. Extra work means longer hours at the office as employees strive to meet deadlines. Often, though, an overworked staff quickly leads to employee burnout-- ultimately hurting the productivity you were seeking to maintain. So, how do you know when it's time to give your dedicated staff a well-deserved break? Be aware of these 6 warning signs your employees are burning out:

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Never Stress Over Planning a Birthday Party Again With these 4 Tips

Posted by Brandon Whiting

Nov 9, 2014 2:30:00 PM

 
As a parent, you want your child to be able to have a wonderful birthday party and invite a bunch of friends. This normally means they hand out invitations to every kid they know which may add up to 50 kids, 75 kids or more. Unfortunately, this is way too many guests to have at your home especially if many of the parents stay too. Of course, it isn't just the number of people who will be there. You have to take into consideration other things you'll need such as the number of chairs and tables, drinks, napkins, forks, spoons, plates, gift bags, games, decorations, activities, food, entertainment, and prizes for each child. Parents are way too stressed as it is and adding organizing a birthday party to the list is hard to imagine.

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Why Unorthodox Birthday Parties For Your Kids Should Be Top Priority

Posted by Brandon Whiting

Nov 4, 2014 12:30:00 PM

 
Look, we know you're a good parent. Borderline great, even. A healthy breakfast here, a PTA meeting there, and you even show up at your kid's soccer games. It's a wonder you're not up for a prize! But the cruel facts of life regarding parenting say you will - like it or not - screw up, disappoint, or embarrass your kid throughout the year. Actually, if you're doing it right, you'll probably screw up, disappoint and embarrass your kid several times each month. Hey, it's a tough job. The good news is, you can wipe the slate clean at least once a year. This is why outside-the-box birthday parties for your kids should be your top priority. 

 

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8 Outside-the-Box Birthday Party Ideas in South Jersey

Posted by Brandon Whiting

Oct 31, 2014 11:30:00 AM

 
Each year, you put a lot of time and effort into planning your child’s birthday. From theme and cake to cleaning the house ahead of the big day, your child’s birthday party is a lot of work. This should be the year that you shake things up. You can decide to have the birthday party somewhere other than at home and let someone else do the bulk of the work. Here are 8 outside-the-box birthday party ideas in South Jersey.
 
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Why All Bachelor Parties Should Start With Indoor Go Kart Racing

Posted by Brandon Whiting

Oct 28, 2014 9:30:00 AM


It is your night. This is your bachelor party, and the night intended to sow all of your wild oats with your friends before getting married. You might have a night planned of bar hopping and some other less talked about activities. However, you should start your evening off at Speed Raceway. There are few reasons why all bachelor parties should start with indoor go kart racing, including:

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5 Things All Great Corporate Events Have in Common

Posted by Brandon Whiting

Oct 25, 2014 10:00:00 AM

 
Whether planning a team building exercise, organizing the annual holiday party or looking for a way to impress clients, those seeking to host corporate events in Philadelphia should keep in mind the 5 things all great corporate events have in common. Successful corporate sponsored outings can increase employee satisfaction, generate new business and provide a way for management to express appreciation.

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7 Things You Wouldn’t Expect People To Do On Halloween

Posted by Brandon Whiting

Oct 22, 2014 10:30:00 AM

 
Halloween is an exciting time for children. They get to pick out a costume and trudge up and down the streets of their neighborhood asking for candy. It is truly a children’s holiday. If you do not have small children at home, you might be looking for something to do that will get you off the roads filled with children and away from the chaos in your neighborhood. If you have young children, you might not want them taking candy from strangers. Here are 7 things you wouldn’t expect people to do on Halloween.

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Make Your Corporate Events In Philadelphia Unforgettable

Posted by Brandon Whiting

Oct 21, 2014 10:30:00 AM

 
A well coordinated corporate event can be a morale booster among its employees, as well as be a means to strengthen its reputation, and establish its position within an industry. Corporate events can also be used to showcase a company's unique offerings and attributes, and to strengthen client relationships. Whatever the reasons may be for planning corporate events in Philadelphia, make certain that your corporate function is a success by having it stand out from all the rest. Here are several of the best activities for corporate events:
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