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Ice Cream Bikes By Circa Gelato

Now the cold months of our long winter are upon us, all the planning for the wedding season starts. Brides are  looking through endless wedding magazines for new ideas for their wedding day, visiting countless Blog sites, Pinterest Pages and Social Media pages, trying to get something different for the  Big Day. image supplied by jofoto Here at Circa events we have come up with an amazing idea for your wedding day, our Bespoke hand made Ice Cream Bikes.   Our bikes came to life on our farm in Brighton, Sussex where our great friend John from “Chickens Bike Emporium” came up with the designs for our hand made ice cream bikes. Each bike is slightly different  in size and frame design which makes them very unusual and Bespoke to your day. Hand sprayed in a 1968 Alfa Romeo cream, the bikes look truly stunning at any wedding venue  or corporate event. The ice cream bike comes with your own server, waffle cones, sprinkles table, umbrella,  tubs and a selection of 6 different flavors to suit your taste. image Paul Fletcher We work with our friends at Boho Gelato to produce your Sussex based ice cream to order for your wedding day. There are a few different options for your  your wedding day, either as the canape reception or for dessert . Choose some of the boozy flavors and savory ones to start of the day off, such as  Mojito, Pimms , Pink Champange, Gin and Bitter Lemon, then moving onto the Smoked Bacon and Blueberry Pancake. Jam Doughnut, Cream Tea, After Dinner Mint and Raspberry Elderflower  for the dessert. The bike “Bev ” ( as she was built on “Bev”endean Farm in Brighton ) can be set up either outside or inside your venue serving a selection of favorites from the never ending ice cream flavors . Just  imagine you and all your friends standing around the bike, chatting and comparing flavors with each other. When booking your Ice Cream Bike with us at Circa Gelato you can rely on us to set up and serve  your guests for up to 2 hours depending on the amount of guests you have attending and then clear away “Bev” and her belongings  from your location. Circa Gelato has Been Featured in Vogue, Brides Magazine Bookings for 2015-2106 now being taken please call on 01273 694111 or email...

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Laughton Barns Sussex Wedding Open Day

It’s that time of year again!…We are holding an open day at Laughton Barns on Sunday the 5th October from 12 til 4 pm. This beautiful venue is the perfect setting for any couples wishing to have a rustic wedding, with breathtaking views and an outdoor feel to there day  The open day is a unmissable opportunity to visit Laughton Barns in all its glory and meet our preferred suppliers under one roof. These include: Photographers – Jofoto, Peter Prior and Paul Fletcher, Sylvia’s Kitchen, Wealden Vintage Crockery Company, Resident DJ Matt Maurice, Reveries, Circa Gelato, Brighton Burger Company,  Royalton Wedding Cars and Home Grown Flower Company are just some of our suppliers who will be attending the open day. Just 25 minutes from Brighton, this glorious barn located in the heart of Sussex offers civil ceremonies at the ‘Apple Barn’, holding outdoor or indoor services. The rolling Downs hills surround you whilst you walk down the aisle and your guests are able to enjoy the sunshine whilst you exchange vows. After the ceremony, guests can sip Prosecco, pick at our delicious canapés and socialise whilst the newly wed couple have photos taken in the grounds; by the pond or under the oak trees. The venue is also great for children who can run around the fields and play outdoor games. The Crown Barn is where you and your guests will indulge in the wedding breakfast and seats up to 250 people. We are the exclusive caterers for Laughton Barns, so you can be rest assured that we know the ins and outs of the venue for your big day. We offer a range of different menus, depending on your dining preferences from a 3 course sit down meal to a Hog Roast/BBQ family-style service. The barn also comes fully heated for those chilly British evenings or should you wish to have a Winter Wedding. Finally the venue comes with a resident DJ who will play all your favourite hits and get everyone up on their feet. At the Sussex Wedding Open Day we will be taking bookings for the remaining few dates available in 2015 and for 2016. It is the ideal time to view the barn and meet with our team to discuss any ideas further and answer any questions you may have. We pride ourselves on a personal service and we love working closely with clients towards their big day! also some new changes to the venue for 2015 will be discussed on the open day . 01273...

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Your Perfect Sussex Wedding Venue

Sussex Wedding Venue Congratulations to all newly engaged couples for 2014. You are now probably thinking where do we start ? Well a good start would be to find your Sussex wedding venue. Circa events can help you with this as we have three stunning venues on our books as preferred suppliers. All of these venues are very different in there own way and you can trust on our experience to guide you through the elements you are looking for your day and advise which one ticks the right box for you.  Are you looking for a Rustic wooden barn, hand built using local tradesman and reclaimed brick and stone well Laughton barns would be the venue for you. This venue also has a separate Wedding Barn for your ceremony plus the Wooden Crown Barn with a eating capacity  for 200 guest.  The venue is supplied with the two barns, out door ceremony P.A system,  Resident Dj MattMaurice and a wooden dance floor . Also we can also offer our Glamping area, great for the guest who want to crash out after the long wedding day. Laughton Barns Crown BarnOur Next Sussex Wedding Venue we are going to tell you about is Broyle place, If you are looking For an Exclusive Wedding Venue then this Grade II Elizabethan Manor House has a lot to offer. then venue offers a inside  The historical, yet intimate feel of Broyle Place is a perfect blend of beauty and elegance for your wedding day. Sweeping lawns and flagstone terraces lead up to the old country house creating a beautiful setting to capture memories of your perfect day. Climbing roses and wisteria frame the front of the house offering an elegant backdrop for your champagne reception.Our custom designed marquee will hold 50-250 guests for your wedding breakfast. Featuring a solid wood floor, wooden panelling and a stunning ornate hand carved bar our marquee is unique in its design and will impress even the most discerning of your guests. During the summer months the four sets of French wooden doors can be opened directly out onto the old terrace and lawns. Our marquee is fully heated during the colder months and on cooler evenings.  Broyle Place House Northease Manor is set amongst the beautiful rolling countryside of the South Downs, and makes the perfect wedding venue. It dates back to the 17th century. The rustic Tudor Hall with its amazing thatched roof, is licensed for civil ceremonies for up to 150 guests. Post ceremony drinks and canapés can be served in the Rose garden where your guests can enjoy the breathtaking views of the South Downs, and the surrounding scenery will make your wedding album a very special one. The Tudor hall is licensed for ceremony’s and can also seat up to 110 guests for the wedding breakfast.Inside Northease Manor We include a marquee free of charge for after the ceremony, as you can...

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Wedding Open Day

We are pleased to announce our Wedding Open Day At Northease Manor, Lewes, East Sussex for 2013 on the 12th October from 12-4pm.If you are looking for a venue full of charm and history Northease Manor is the venue for you. The Tudor hall which dates back to the Elizabethan times with its thatched roof, is licenced for civil ceremonies for up to 150 guests.  Also your venue decorators can transform the hall and surrounding areas if you wish into a Pricesses Palace. Circa events are the preferred caterers and event co-ordinators at Northease manor.  We look forward to planning your wedding day, shedding advise and tips on the venue as we move on  You will be able to meet some well established Local suppliers at the venue to discuss your wedding day, also this year we will be showcasing some very talented newbies to the wedding world , these companys are already turning heads in the sussex wedding circle. Circa events also include a Capri Marquee at Northease Manor for the day, this can be used for your wedding breakfast or to shelter from the sun.The marquee can sit 80 guests for dinner, we can add additional marquees for up to 150 guests to sit for the wedding breakfast at an additional charge. The tudor hall can accomadate up to 120 dining guests.  The venue is a working boarding school, circa events work closely with the school on the wedding side, the venue is available all year round, Saturdays only  in school term times and more selected dates  during the shool holidays with some reduced rates for off peak days. The venue is 15 minutes from Brighton and with over night parking you and your guests can relax at the  venue for the whole day to enjoy the ceremony, wedding breakfast and the night time disco   Some confirmed suppliers for the open day are , Jofoto, Circa Gelato, BrightonBurgercompany, Royalton cars, Falcon wedding cars, Magicians, Florists,  Cake Makers, Wedding Invitations, Vintage China              ...

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Sussex Wedding Fairs 2013

Laughton Barns Open Day We are pleased to anounce the Sussex Wedding Fairs 2013 at Laughton Barns . The Crown barn has taken shape this year and with the new frontage and has opened up this rustic barn on many of our weddings over the summer period. This Sussex Wedding Venue will be show casing the venues Main Barn (Crown Barn) and also the ceremony barn with its fully lined marquee attached for the unpredictable weather. On the day you will be able to chat to some well trusted local suppliers who will be able to guide and advise you on the venue and there specialised fields. Some more news on the barn is the new Victorian lighting which has been installed through the drive way, making sure your evening guests can admire the venue on their entrance and also the late night revellers can safely make their way home. Our new resident DJ at Laughton Barns Wedding Venue is the  well established DJ matt maurice and over the summer months guests have danced away to his tunes and even the laid back afternoon session as the arrival guests have sipped pimms and bubbles on the front lawns. We have some new additions to the circa events family this year which has also been very successful, she is “Bev” our bespoke made Gelto bike made on our farm by the very well established Jon Chickens bike designer and fabricator. Bev has been working around Sussex on weddings thought the summer offering traditional flavours such as Vanilla Malt to more fun and funky flavours such as Sea Salt Caramel and Smoked Bacon and Blueberry Pancake. Here is ” Bev”  Another new addition for the Laughton Barns Wedding venue for 2014 will be the “Glamping Bell Tent Village”. We will be offering a bespoke tailored service to you and your guests from the Lavish Bridal tent to the guests wedding party tents. Early check in, full bell hop service and over night security are part of the wedding day package, and for that little extra we can also offer a turn down service , fluff your pillows and straighten the bed for you. We Will have these canvas Bell Tents up and dressed on our open day. Some other local suppliers on the day that we have worked with Jofoto, Peter Prior, Brighton Burger Company , Sara Reeve, Falcon Wedding Cars, The Tea Set Flowers plus many more…Also Northease Manor Wedding Venue to be announced Laughton Barns Open...

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