Our New Tented Event Space is Open for the Philadelphia Special Event Season!

More and more wonderful changes are happening every day at the ACE Conference Center!  This week was no exception with the completion of our new tented event space!  A tented party can take place almost anywhere, but not every outdoor area can handle a tented party.  We’ve made sure we’ve covered all the bases to make [...]


Some of Our Favorite First Dance Songs for Philadelphia Weddings

Oldies but Goodies :: From Soulful Swing to remake’s of 70′s Classic Rock Comes Love (Billie Holiday) Our Love is Here to Stay (Billie Holiday) Cheek to Cheek (Ella Fitzgerald) This Will Be, An Everlasting Love (Natalie Cole) You’re My Best Friend (Queen) Betcha By Golly Wow (The Stylistics) Overjoyed (Stevie Wonder) Wild Horses (The [...]


Mitzvahs: Games & Activities to Keep Kids Entertained at the Party

We’ve found one of the most important things to remember when planning a child’s celebration is to make sure it reflects the child’s personality, hobbies or the theme of the event.  That includes the activities and games that are carefully chosen to entertain the honoree and his or her friends for the length of the party.  For the events [...]


Business Travel is Making a Comeback

As the first quarter of 2011 comes to a close it’s clear that business travel is on its way back!  We’re happy to see hospitality numbers showing an increase in room sales and conference bookings for a second quarter in a row.  We’re certainly seeing an energetic level of business activity at ACE Conference Center, booking [...]


Signature Cocktails for Weddings & Events

What’s a cocktail party without a signature cocktail? Although the concept of a personalized beverage or cocktail isn’t a new one in the world of events, it’s still a fun way to add a personal “splash” to the party scene. Personalized or “branded” cocktails can be served as guests arrive or throughout the event in a manner [...]


Enjoy Those Beautiful Wedding Moments

Months, if not years, of careful organization go into planning a wedding. Yet, years ago wedding planning wasn’t as complicated as it is today.  Traditionally, mothers of the bride were the planners, making straightforward black and white decisions based on her taste, budget and social standing. The bride had relatively little to do with it!  But not anymore.  Modern [...]


What Exactly is a Bar or Bat Mitzvah?

As a suburban Philadelphia event venue that offers multiple spaces for social gatherings, we are privileged to host a wide variety of family celebrations including weddings, birthdays and anniversaries.  But it’s the bar and bat mitzvah parties that seem to be on the rise on our busy event calendar.  In fact, we’ve booked three bar [...]


We Say Goodbye to Retiring Director of Housekeeping, Ruth Fleming

The ACE Conference Center announces the retirement of Ruth Fleming, Director of Housekeeping, after 20 years of wonderful service and inspiration. Cleanliness is one of the most important features a hotel can offer its guests and we thank Ruth for her dedication, efficiency and hard work.  A devoted and loyal employee, Ruth is adored by the entire ACE Team and [...]


We’re a Proud Recycling Partner with “Clean the World”

“Clean the World Recycles Soap and Saves Lives!” Everyone knows that there is a tremendous amount of unavoidable waste in the hospitality business.  Particularly when it comes to bath products.  Thousands, if not millions, of barely-used bars of soap and partially-used bottles of shampoo, condititioner and body lotion get thrown away each and every day.  Meanwhile, impoverished people around [...]