Event Resources for Tampa, Florida

When it comes to hosting an event in the Tampa area, you want to make sure that everything is perfect. We do all that we can to make sure that our clients have the absolute best event experience possible. Because we care about our clients, we have provided the list of our trusted event professionals and event venues in the Tampa area, even when it may not be us. Though YTE Events and Balloon Decor is more than happy to handle the complete needs of your event, we have decided to provide a number of resources in case you would like to find a venue or service in the area we may not directly provide.

Tampa Event Venues

If you would like to find a venue that is perfect for your event, try out these places first. Each has its own specialty. So, be sure to check out their website, get to know their event planners, and visit the facilities to check out their rooms and catering options.

Oxford Exchange

Capacity: 32-200
This beautiful venue has amazing views, elegant decor, and a delicious menu of catering options to choose from. There are rooms and facilities upstairs as well as locations downstairs available for your events. YTE Events and Balloon Decor has worked with them on a number of events to provide elegant balloon installations and has even provided balloon drops for weddings.

Yacht Starship Cruises and Events

Capacity: 25-600
When you want to take your event to the next level of classy, try taking it out to sea. The Starship can enjoy wonderful views of the bay as your guests are served their meals and can enjoy the on board entertainment options. There are balloon decor options, entertainment options, and even linens and rentals that work really well within this venue. It is best for anything from a dance party on the water up to an elegant dinner cruise.

Armature Works

Capacity: 200-700
This industrial complex has a number of locations for events that vary from smaller rooms to large exposed brick rooms with sleek hardwood floors. Right on the Hillsborough river, the views of downtown are gorgeous and make this a place many choose to host their special events.

What does YTE Events offer in Tampa?

Starting as an entertainment company, YTE Events and Balloon Decor quickly evolved to offering more than just birthday party and event entertainment in the Tampa Bay area. They quickly added balloon decor and, most recently, yard cards to their offerings. When you are looking for a solution to your event needs in Tampa, YTE Events and Balloon Decor is professional, shows up on time, and they do an amazing job.

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Tampa Entertainment Entertainment Options

Ice Princess for hire at birthday parties in TampaThere are many options for entertainment for your events. Whether you are at a local Tampa venue or at a private home, we are sure to be able to find an entertainer perfect for your event. We have face painters that are available for hire at birthday parties, but that also area amazing face painters that you would trust in a corporate setting with your favorite clients. Our balloon twisters are top notch. The caricature artists can customize their sketchpads to include corporate branding or special messages for the guests of honor. These are especially great for those Tampa weddings where you want everyone to go home with something special to remember you by.

Magicians, jugglers, mermaids, circus performers, or anything else that you can imagine… YTE Events and Balloon Decor can provide a whole plethora of party entertainer options.

For more information, check out Tampa Entertainment Options.

Balloon Decor Deliveries to your Door

There is nothing more difficult than trying to fit hundreds of balloons into your car as you wrestle to stop the strings from tangling. Whether you want the smaller delivery of a balloon bouquet or a larger installation of a balloon display on the side of your Tampa business, YTE Events and Balloon Decor absolutely would love to work with you on your next balloon project. We have become the experts in the area, even traveling across the US to train other balloon decorators in other locations. If you are looking for the absolute best in balloon decor, no need to look further. We are able to provide the best balloon decor in all of Tampa and are happy to do so for your event.

To know more, visit Tampa Balloon decorating options.

Tampa Yard Card Greetings

One of the newest additions to our Tampa arsenal of services we provide are the yard card greetings. They are called all kinds of different names, but it all comes down to staking letters and phrases into you yard with sayings and special messages for your friends and loved ones. It can be as simple as a “Happy Birthday” greeting or it can be as elaborate as “flocking” their yard with 100 different flamingos. As these yard greetings can be fully customized, the limit is only your imagination. We have packages for the Tampa area with most phrases and themes and are happy to discuss customization for your next special event or message.

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“William (our magician) was awesome! I was impressed how he was able to keep these kids engaged. I received a ton of compliments about him.”
– Jessica, Davidson Middle School 8th Grade Dance in Tampa, Florida

“The balloons were awesome this year. Every year they just get better and better!”
– Stephanie, Macy’s Corporate Event in Tampa, Florida

Tampa Private Events

These include all types of events that are not open to the public. This may be a corporate event, a wedding, a birthday party, or some other special occasion. When it comes to events in the Greater Tampa Bay area, we can do literally anything. So, let us know what you are looking to accomplish and we can help pull the magic together. Whether it is a Tampa party rental, floor and decor options, or even just great party decorations… We are sure to have something that can help lift your event to the next level of wow.

Corporate Events throughout Tampa

Corporate events range from company outings, to corporate picnics, to product launches, trade shows, grand openings, and even just an event to help boost the moral of the employees and staff. Though YTE Events specializes in many types of entertainment and balloon decor, it is best to contact us via our contact form or to give us a call to determine how we can best serve you and your company at your next event in Tampa. Looking for something really unique? Give is a call. We have tons of connections in the entertainment and decor industries and would love to help make your next event a success. Specifically focusing on Hillsborough County and the surrounding Tampa Bay Area, we also have strategic partnerships with balloon decorators and event companies all over the country. We’ve done many branded events nationwide and have a knack for creating package which we can duplicate on brand nationwide.

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Tampa School Events

There’s few things we love more than our children. That is also true of all the kids in schools. We try to do what we can to offer them the best we can at the best value possible as we want to give back to our youth in the Tampa community however we can. Whether we are donating books, volunteering in the cafeteria, or just decorating for an upcoming homecoming or prom, we try to do our very best to make sure all the students and children in our community are taken care of and have the opportunities we are able to provide for them.

School Events

School events range from fall festivals to spirit nights. Whether you are holding a fun open house or offering a trunk or treat alternative for local Tampa children, YTE events has fantastic entertainment and balloon decor options that can help set your event apart. Some schools like having a face painter and balloon artist. Others like to have a juggler or magician. No matter what your desire for entertainment, we can help. Want to stand out at the same time? Our balloon decor can really help your event pop!


Graduating college? High School? A really difficult school year? We can help add a little pizazz to your party with some balloons and entertainment. Often we are delivering bouquets of balloons in school colors or a giant balloon with a special message. There have also been requests for fire performers, variety entertainers, or even one of our specialty henna artists to help commemorate the celebration. Most recently, we have been decorating for many of the Tampa school graduation events with columns and arches of balloons.


Tampa FL balloon wall for homecoming event

Dance the night away under our fun themed school dance decorations. We can theme balloons to nearly any theme. So, whether you are celebrating under the sea or in outer space, the talented YTE Events and Balloon Decor crew can create a memorable experience everyone will love. For Tampa homecomings, we typically do an entrance piece at the door, a tunnel entrance, a photo opportunity inside, ceiling decor to add atmosphere, decorations over the dance floor, and can even add themed centerpieces as well. No imagination is too big for the fun we can create with balloons.

Tampa Prom

Elegant and elevated, our prom themes are glorious. They can be made to twinkle for a theme of Paris under the stars. They can be made elegant with golds, silvers, whites, and blacks. Our approach to proms is to consider them more the best parts of a wedding. It is the fun, themed after party that celebrates the movement from one stage in life to another. If you want a memorable prom, then let us help make it truly unique and magical an experience.

Spirit Night

School colors covering the gym or cafeteria can be tons of fun. Maximize your Tampa school spirit with some hard core balloon decor. The columns, arches, bouncing swag, and balloon version of your school mascot can all come together to create a fun and exciting experience that can really get the school pumped for the upcoming game.

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Tampa Non-Profits

There are many times that we are contacted by non-profits and we love to help where we can. Let us know what you are looking for, your budget, and where you can be flexible. We will work to help stretch your dollar to the maximum in balloon decor and entertainment.

Discounts for Tampa Non-profits

There are a few different ways that we offer discounts to non-profits and other charitable organizations. Firstly, we volunteer at a number of events throughout the year of our staff’s choosing. Secondly, we try to help out non-profits, especially those dealing with underprivileged children, by discounting balloon decor. If you would like to be considered for one of our volunteer non-profits throughout the year, please let us know when you book our services and we will be happy to consider you for the following year as we are always looking for great causes in the Tampa Bay area we can support.

Tampa Walks

There are tons of walks for good causes in Tampa where entertainment and balloon decorations are useful. We would love to help out at these events. The best way to get the best value is to contact us with the date, time, theme, budget, and location of your event. We will do our best to give you the biggest wow for the dollar when it comes to entertainment or decor.

For booking inquiries, the contact form is the best way to reach us. We will typically reply within 12 hours (sooner if we can) and will provide a price list with our most requested entertainment and decor items. At that point, you can feel free to send photos, make additional requests, and we can open a dialogue via email or phone for more information.

If you would like to see some of the most recent current events, we try our best to stay on top of our blog. It hosts a number of photos of past events as well as occasionally a description of what the client actually did for the entirety of the program. You can view our blog at: https://yteevents.com/blog

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