SURPRISE 8th Grade Graduation Party at the Holiday Inn in Carol Stream

It was a SURPRISE of an 8th grade graduation party for Courtney who thought she was attending a party for her friends’ aunt. Instead, as the doors to the reception room opened at the Holiday Inn in Carol Stream, she was greeted by 70 of her closest ,soon-to-be freshmen friends screaming “surprise!” As Courtney entered […]

Best Middle School Graduation Dance Ever: Libertyville's Highland Middle School

It started with the 8th grade graduation ceremony a few blocks away at Libertyville High School. Once names were announced and graduates were applauded, the 8th graders of Highland Middle School made their way back to their middle school which, thanks to the efforts of various Mom’s, was transformed into a dance party environment perfectly suited for teenagers. Upon entering […]

Oak Brook Bath & Tennis Club Shines for the Wedding of Jane and Eric

It was a beautiful, sunny, spring day for the wedding and ceremony of Jane and Eric at the Oak Brook Bath & Tennis Club. The reception took place in a cozy room surrounded with windows that let the sunny afternoon stream in. With green and yellow being the colors of choice for the reception, tables were […]

Carl Sandburg Relay for Life

Photo Booth Express was proud to be a sponsor again this year for the 2010 American Cancer Society Relay for Life hosted by Carl Sandburg High School in Orland Park. The Relay, held last Friday, has got to be one of the biggest American Cancer Society Relays for Life in the state. There had to be thousands of enthusiastic students and adults in attendance. Many of the participants jumped in the photo booths to take pictures with their friends and Relay teammates and the photo strips made for great souvenirs of the event.

Chicago Prom Photo Booth

The Great Outdoors: Camp Style Bat Mitzvah

Walking into the ballroom of the Hilton in Northbrook, IL was like stepping into a campsite deep within the woods. This special thirteen year old celebrated her Bat Mitzvah with a camp theme, complete with tree trunk center pieces with little wooden cabins perched atop of them.

Midnight in Paris: Grant High School Prom

It was a magical night for junior and senior students of Fox Lake’s Grant High School. Arriving promptly by chartered buses at 7pm, students and their dates whisked through the doors of The Meadows Club in Rolling Meadows, IL. Inside the club, they found their seats inside a grand ballroom that was decorated in deep purple amidst the twilight lighting of the room.

One Classy Wedding Bridget & Glenn: Fultons on the River, Chicago

Picture this: standing on a balcony overlooking the Chicago River on a cool spring night. Looking up into the darkness that is interrupted by the lights beaming out of the skyscrapers standing tall around you. Cocktail tables dressed with ivory linens, orchids and tea light candles, all protected by matching umbrellas. This was the location for a breath of fresh air or adoring of Chicago, while attending the beautiful and elegant wedding of Bridget and Glenn.

PBE Entertains at the Daddy-Daughter Dance

Déjà vu had me at the Daddy-Daughter Dance at Westfield Elementary School in Glen Ellyn on Friday.  I remembered my excitement when my dad bought be my first corsage and how special I felt because I was going to be his date for the night.

Thanks to the Latino Book & Family Festival!

Photo Booth Express had a great time at the Latino Book & Family Festival at Unity School in Cicero this weekend.