White House Easter Egg Roll – Washington, DC

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Third Rock Events assisted the Secret Service with at event access points. We also worked on the  VIP Entertainment escorting team which included working with entertainers such as Jim Carey. More than 30,000 people assembled on the South Lawn to join in the fun. The event featured live music, sports courts, cooking stations, storytelling, and, […]

Holidays in the City – Grand Illumination Parade – Norfolk, VA


Third Rock Events is responsible for volunteer recruitment and management plus food vendors, VIP seating and parade flow management. Holidays in the City celebrates six weeks of magical festivities, saluting the holidays of Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, and New Year’s Eve.Downtown Norfolk and Olde Towne Portsmouth have countless activities, shows, and events that are fun for the entire family! […]

Virginia Intl. Tattoo – Hullabaloo – Norfolk, VA

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Third Rock Events produced the 2013 Hullabaloo for the Virginia Arts Festival. We were responsible for securing entertainment, food and merchant vendors. We met with the venue to arrange setup. We managed the marketing and promotions for the Hullabaloo. During the event we produced the vent , provided the staff and managed the volunteers. Presented annually […]

NATO Parade of Nations – Norfolk, VA


Third Rock Events is the sole production team on the annual NATO Parade of Nations. We are responsible for volunteer, vendor and parade participant management. We also work with city officials on the parade route and with government security entities to ensure a fun and safe event. The Norfolk NATO Festival is proud to present its […]

South End Hops Festival – Charlotte, NC

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Third Rock Events is assisted in the full production of this annual beer festival benefiting the Chronic Illness Relief Fund. Chronic Illness Relief Fund (CIRF) is a non-profit organization aimed to provide short-term financial relief for people suffering with chronic illness. At CIRF, we believe that with some assistance, chronically ill patients can experience a higher quality of life. Sponsors […]

South End Wine Fest – Charlotte, NC

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This is an annual wine festival in Historic Southend Charlotte NC. This festival showcases unlimited tastings from 20 different vineyards, live music and food trucks. Proceeds benefit Classroom Central and their mission to equip students living in poverty to effectively learn. Sponsor Videos  

Mediterranean Festival of Arts – Crete, Greece


The First International Mediterranean Festival of Arts was held in Heraklion (Crete, Greece) from 25 September to 5 October 2011. The main goal of the Festival was not just to promote the rich historical and cultural heritage of Crete and Greece at large, but also the contribution of Crete and the Hellenic Republic as a […]

Virginia Arts Festival – Hampton Roads, Virginia


On the Virginia Arts Festival managed social media for the entire festival, this includes pre and post event social media marketing. We also assist the festival in securing event sponsors. The mission of the Virginia Arts Festival is to bring world-class performing arts to our citizens and visitors, impact the lives of students through outstanding educational […]

Ulysses: Charlotte Festival of Arts – Charlotte, NC


Third Rock Events assisted the festival with the all of promotions and social media. We also worked to secure sponsors for the festival. This festival expanded over 90 days and included over 36 performances in the Charlotte area. The festival included concerts, ballet and opera events. Festival Purpose: To advance access and learning through interdisciplinary activities, […]

Democratic National Convention – Charlotte, NC

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Democratic National Convention . Third Rock Events was assigned to the Access Control Team for the Democratic National Convention. Our responsibilities included pre and post event panning, access control and coordinating large volunteer movements.

Bands, Brews and Books – Charlotte, NC

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Third Rock Events fully produced an annual fundraiser benefiting Classroom Central. Third Rock Events secured the venue, entertainment and sponsors. Third Rock Events also managed the extensive promotion campaign. Classroom Central serves over 100,000 students in poverty in over 200 schools in 6 school districts: Charlotte Mecklenburg, Gaston, Iredell/Statesville, Union, the City of Kannapolis, and Lancaster, SC.

Carolina Breast Friends – Charlotte, NC

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Booked entertainment, managed ticket sales, all logistics, staffing, set up and take down and promotion of the event. Carolina Breast friends provides information and comfort to newly diagnosed breast cancer patients. Distributing “Comfort Bags” with the help of The Breast Center Navigators of Presbyterian Hospital and Carolina Medical Center, along with various chemotherapy infusion centers in […]

Classroom Central’s Field Day – Charlotte, NC


Third Rock Events coordinated that promotions and advertising for this annual Field Day. Classroom Central equips students living in poverty to effectively learn by collecting and distributing free school supplies.

USA Gym Wheel – Chicago, IL

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This is the first time in history this competition was held outside of Europe. 18 different countries competed in the championship.We assisted in securing sponsorship and provided staff for ticketing and liaisons for the countries during the championship.

Ghentoberfest – Norfolk, VA


Third Rock Events is assisted in the production of this beer festival in Norfolk’s Historic Ghent benefiting Lee’s Friends. Lee’s Friends offers person to person help and needed emotional and practical support to cancer patients and their families who are facing the crisis of diagnosis and treatment of cancer.

Pungo Beer Fest – Virginia Beach, VA


Third Rock Events is assisted in the production of this beer festival in Virginia Beach’s neighborhood of Pungo benefitting Lee’s Friends. Lee’s Friends offers person to person help and needed emotional and practical support to cancer patients and their families who are facing the crisis of diagnosis and treatment of cancer.

Hammers & Ales – Charlotte, NC


Third Rock Events produced a roof-top fundraiser for the Charlotte Community Tool Bank. The Tool Bank stewards an inventory of tools for lending to charitable organizations to increase the impact of their mission-related efforts in the community. The Tool Bank was able to reach their fundraising goals thanks to the work of Third Rock Events, […]

Sushi Eating Contest – Charlotte, NC


Third Rock Events was proud to assist the National Association of Asian Professionals. Third Rock Events coordinated the audio and visual needs plus provided the events staff. Sushi Eating Contest presented by the National Association of Asian American Professionals and Hissho Sushi. Net proceeds will be donated to Miss Asia Carolinas Scholarship Fund to provide […]

Southend Dentistry – Gallery Crawl


SOUTHEND DENTISTRY JOINS POPULAR ART GALLERY CRAWL Third Rock Events organized an art gallery for a dentist’s office in September of 2012. The event featured local artists, painters, and photographers, and also included live music and hors d’oeuvres. Third Rock Events put together flyers, a press release, and organized all logistics, making it a night […]

Passport For Fashion – Charlotte, NC

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The Third Rock Events team managed the front of house for Charlotte’s largest spring fashion event. Our responsibilities included assisting attendees to their seats, crowd control, VIP access, service staff for VIP area, vendor and sponsor management.

Halloween House Party – Charlotte, NC


Third Rock Events was rocking the Fillmore! Third Rock Events was responsible for the theme of the party. Third Rock Event also implemented all the decorations to enhance the party. Fillmore Halloween House Party featuring Two Fresh, Brody & Choch and more.

Oklahoma Benefit Concert – Charlotte, NC

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An outdoor concert was held to raise funds for the Red Cross’s Oklahoma Tornado disaster relief fund. Assisted with setup and take down, parking, promotion of the event and event staff during the event.