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Checkmate: the History of Chess and its Greatest Grandmasters

Checkmate: the History of Chess and its Greatest Grandmasters

References to chess are everywhere in our culture. We have sayings like “it’s a game of chess” when we talk about careful negotiations; we say “I’m playing chess and they’re playing checkers” when we feel like we are a step ahead; and we love to say “checkmate!” when...

The Greatest Golfers of All-Time

The Greatest Golfers of All-Time

Golf may seem like a game that is only enjoyed by folks after retirement--you know, a game you can play at a leisurely pace while enjoying good company and talking business--but we all know that it really is a sport enjoyed by millions around the world, and, at its...

How to Do Canada Day the Right Way

How to Do Canada Day the Right Way

July 1st, 1867. On that day, the three colonies of British North America were united into the Dominion of Canada under the Constitution Act. Although it was originally referred to as Dominion Day, over the years it eventually came to be called simply Canada Day....

Around the World with Barbecue

Around the World with Barbecue

In 1492, Spaniards caught sight of Native Americans slow-roasting meat over a fire pit. This practice would later inspire barbecue (or BBQ) and change world cuisine forever. Whether you dig a pit, use a grill or a slow-cooker, barbecue is one of the world’s most...

Put on a Picture Perfect Event by Adding a Pop! Photo Booth

Put on a Picture Perfect Event by Adding a Pop! Photo Booth

Pop! Events helps companies put on some great parties around the Toronto Area, and we all know that the best way to remember the fun is to take awesome photos. But what if instead of using old-fashioned cameras or everyone’s smartphone, you had an awesome photo booth...

Our Best Inflatable Games

Our Best Inflatable Games

We all remember those awesome bouncy castles we got on our birthdays back when we were kids - at least Pop! Events does. They were really cool, but we have to admit they aren’t anything close to the awesome inflatable games that we offer for your events in Toronto....

The New York Marathon and More: Races that Inspire us at Pop!

The New York Marathon and More: Races that Inspire us at Pop!

Pop! Events teambuilding races are part of what makes our clients’ events so special, and despite everyone saying they don’t like running, as soon as that whistle sounds everyone starts enjoying themselves. People love the thrill of the race. It’s the most basic form...

The Coolest Obstacle Courses in TV History

The Coolest Obstacle Courses in TV History

Many think that an obstacle course is just a series of challenging physical obstacles. In reality, it is much more than that. It’s as big a mental challenge as a physical one, and completing it takes discipline, focus, and training. Despite how scary it might seem,...

The Greatest Volleyball Players of All Time

The Greatest Volleyball Players of All Time

Volleyball is a game enjoyed by millions around the world on beaches, in fields, in gyms and on TV. You’d be hard pressed to find a summer fun movie or 80’s action flick without an awesome volleyball scene, and just about every summer there’s an awesome international...

Our Favourite Entertainers: The History of Clowns

Our Favourite Entertainers: The History of Clowns

They make silly faces, play funny tricks, love having a good time, and can’t help but enjoy making all of us laugh. And they’ve been doing it for a long time. Clowns have a long and storied history, having been present in king’s courts, our favourite films, and our...

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