Aaron Marcus | Learn from a Pro

People go to college to for a bunch of different reasons.  A lot of young people tend to focus on the social atmosphere, living on their own, and the variety of cool events they now have access to.  When organizing campus event ideas there’s always room for some informative college speakers that give a glimpse into potential career opportunities after college. Neon Entertainment is proud to have Aaron Marcus on our roster of college speakers … Continued

Hot Mic Artist Trending Report Vol. 89

Neon Entertainment provides you with the top comedians, musicians, and speakers in the college entertainment industry each week. Each national touring artist listed below is available for available for bookings. Offering services like event preparation and on-site consultation for your larger events, Neon Entertainment has been one of the leading entertainment booking agencies for the past 23 years. If you need to hire a comedian or need a musician for your college event let one … Continued

Hot Mic Artist Trending Report Vol. 88

Neon Entertainment has access to the top trending artists in the entertainment industry. Each week, we bring you the Artist Trending Report with three artists that are on the rise. These touring national artists are available for bookings. Offering services like event preparation and on-site consultation for your larger events, Neon Entertainment has been one of the leading entertainment booking agencies for the past 23 years. If you need to hire a comedian or need … Continued

Event Planning 101 | 6 Tips for Hosting a Successful Event

Event planning is a fun and creative process. But, where do you start? Here are six tips for hosting a successful event to make sure your event goes off without a hitch! Start Planning Early Give yourself enough time to be able not only plan but to advertise the event as well. Event planning is an extensive process. To make sure the event goes as planned, you’ll need time to secure the venue, book the … Continued

Hot Mic Artist Trending Report Vol. 87

We’re well into the Fall Semester, and conference season is in full swing at Neon Entertainment. We’re taking time in between NACA and APCA conferences to bring you our weekly trending report. Each week, Neon provides you with the top trending artists in the entertainment world. Offering services like event preparation and on-site consultation for your larger events, Neon Entertainment has been one of the leading entertainment booking agencies for the past 23 years. If … Continued

Dance It Out | The Ultimate Party Playlist for Homecoming

School year’s got you down? Dance It Out with Neon’s Ultimate Party Playlist. Our musicians came together to make an epic playlist for your next homecoming bash. Each artist gave their favorite song that makes them want to jump up, sing, dance, and party the night away! You can find the full playlist at the bottom of this page. Follow the playlist on Spotify, and follow Neon Entertainment on Spotify to learn who our artists and … Continued

Hot Mic Artist Trending Report Vol. 86

Neon Entertainment has access to the top trending artists in the entertainment industry. Each week, we bring you the Artist Trending Report with three artists that are on the rise. These touring national artists are available for bookings. Offering services like event preparation and on-site consultation for your larger events, Neon Entertainment has been one of the leading entertainment booking agencies for the past 23 years. If you need to hire a comedian or need … Continued

Trending Up | John Gurney

John Gurney is one of the hottest artists on Neon Entertainment’s talented roster of musicians you can book for your next campus event. His career as a musician and entertainer is definitely on the rise. He’s made some buzz lately with his regular appearances on E!’s new hit show ‘Very Cavallari’. We asked John what he loved about being on a reality TV show and he said “The opportunity to share the experience with a cast … Continued

20 APCA Bucket List Items to Check off at your next APCA Conference

Are you heading to an APCA conference this year? Neon Entertainment is and we came up with a list of 20 things you have to do at your next APCA conference! 1. Attend showcases 2. Participate in the conference kick off 3. Stop by every book in the Exhibit Hall 4. Have fun at the event 5. Wear your APCA conference t-shirt 6. Meet new student programmer friends 7. Sing along at late night jam … Continued

Tips for Block Booking at NACA

It’s very important to participate in block booking at NACA Conferences! This is where the deals are made, money is saved and conversations are had. Block booking can really help you, especially if you are working with a tight budget! It’s important to put in forms even if that means only showing “strong interest.” This way it lets the agent know that you are interested, and creates a conversation so that others can save money, as … Continued

3 Post NACA/APCA Conference Tips

Business, engagement, and learning doesn’t end at the conference! The benefits of these conferences can be far-reaching with a little follow up.  Here are three important after-conference tips to make the most out of your NACA/APCA experience: Follow Up with Acts Follow up with the acts you booked or had interest in whether it was in block booking or a discussion in the agency’s booth, it’s important to follow up on any discussions after the conference. Did … Continued

4 Types of Speakers You Need to Book for your Next Lecture Series

Ever wonder what’s missing from your programming schedule? We collected a list of four types of speakers that should definitely be included in your college events list. Our roster hosts a variety of keynote speakers and interactive workshops in each category. These collegiate-inspired events range in topics from alcohol awareness to social change.  Entertainment and Education often don’t go together, but at Neon Entertainment we strive to make every event an engaging and fun experience. … Continued