There are three listed above terms that may be a bit confusing when starting to plan the big shindig.
A celebration is in reference to a one time event, primarily in regards to milestones. For our example, we use corporate milestones, such as a grand opening.
A party is a gathering that is usually felxible on duration length, as well as a guest list, and is usually held as a semi-private funcation or in a public space.
An event is a large gathering of poeple that usually encombasese activities or event specific requirements, and often is restircited for time, budget, and requires thorough planning ahead of time.
Our Balloon Shop in West Ashley is the largest retail balloon store in North America. We are a family based, woman-owned, independant small business which thrives off of our excellence in customer service, participation in charity and volunteer events, and the maintenance of core family values. We are a facilitator of small business practicing in the Lowcountry, as well as a self-made business that supports organizations such as Support the Troops, the Make A Wish Foundation, Lowcountry Orphan Relief, and many more. Jill has created a highly successful business, which is internationally recognized and awarded. She is often sought after for her knowledge and loves to help other businesses thrive. If you are interested in hiring Jill for a public speaking event you can do so here.
We choose to purchase and support as many Made in the USA product as we can source.
If we don’t have what you are looking for, chances are it doesn’t exist or does not meet our high standards.
Our mission as the largest balloon retailer in North America is to change the way the world views balloons. We plan on accomplishing this by enhancing the overall shopping expericence both in person and online. To educate the responsible usage and disposal of balloons so as not to create a negative impact on the environment. To elevate an event using balloons as a way to celebrate every occasion in someone’s life with the expectation of high quality craftsmanship, creativity and outstanding customer experience.
+ Award Winning and Internationally Recognized
+ Experienced 25 and Years
+ Certified Balloon Artists on staff
+ Largest Retail Balloon Shop
+ Top Industry Leader and Educator
+ Customer Reviews and 1,000's of events
+ Fully licensed and insured
1. Your event requires the experience of one our certified designers to come & setup/install/remove your decor.
2. Your decor requires a setup/installation.
3. You meet the base minimum (listed below).
4. Your order cannot be placed via our website's checkout option(s).
5. Your order requires rental items.
6. You have contracted other event professionals, such as florists, event planners, or caterers, etc.
7. You've rented a venue.
8. Your Charleston Balloon Company Event Specialist has deemed you an event by other means previously not listed above.
Note: We understand that this form may seem daunting to you, however, to provide you with the most accurate quote as fast as possible, all questions stated below must be answered to the best of your ability.
Like every other event style business in the industry, our hours, rates, and pricing vary with the health of the industry as a whole. As such, we have a few policies in place to ensure that we as a company can continue to provide long lasting memories for years to come.
1. Weekdays (Monday through Thursday) have a design minimum of $250.
2. Weekends (Friday through Saturday) have a design minimum of $500.
3. Sunday are outside of our normal hours of operation, and as such have a design minimum of $750.
*Note: Design minimums DO NOT include the following: delivery, installation, setup, breakdown, removal, conveinence fees, up-charges, rush charges, taxation, etc.*
4. In order to maintain our high quality over large quantity ratio, we limit our events to no more than three (3) per day.
If you require more information about our policies or want to learn more, please see our FAQ & Policy page here: https://charlestonballooncompany.com/pages/policy. If you have previously contacted us, but have not received any emails yet, please check your spam before giving us a call at 843-856-9121.
Please Note: Events are NOT BOOKED on our calendar until one of our Event Specialists has confirmed availability for your event AND a deposit has been made. Any event request forms submitted Thursday through Sunday will be answered as soon as we can - due to our busy schedule. If your event is less than two (2) weeks from your form submission date, please call us immediately after submitting this form.
Don't plan your next event without Charleston Balloon Company's Look Book. It's loaded with design ideas, color palettes, and tons of inspiration. And, of course, when you're ready to party, we'll be right there to bring your dream to life!
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