Albuquerque Balloon Festival
There’s good reason why it’s called “The Greatest Show Off Earth”. The Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta also known as Albuquerque Balloon Festival is, after all, the largest hot air balloon festival in the entire world.
Planning A Successful Meeting – Picking the Right Food
Hey readers, welcome to our latest blog series – Planning Successful Meetings. Stay tuned for this three part series on tips for planning a successful company event or meeting, enjoy! Figuring out food for a 9am meeting is one thing. Bring some coffee, bagels, and doughnuts and you’re good to go! Planning a retreat, day-long […]
Don’t Get Stranded By Your Party Bus
Whether it’s a Wedding, Birthday, Prom, or just your average weekend with friends, these are all reasons why people love Party Bus’s; you’re out with your friends, great music and drinks, a chance to really blow off some steam, but when the Party Bus and its company go amiss, you and your crew are practically stranded.
BusBank – 4th of July Fun – The BEST Places to Celebrate
Running around your driveway with a sparkler in hand used to be fun… when you were a kid. Now you’re grown up and those backyard 4th of July fireworks have lost just a bit of their appeal. Let’s face it, you’re ready for something bigger, better and more mind-blowing!
If you’re ready to take your Independence Day celebrations to the next level, then you’ll definitely want to check out one of these top destinations for 4th of July fun:
Our Guide to Chicago Bars for Party Buses and Big Groups
The party bus is a fun and convenient way to experience all that Chicago has to offer.
Can You Drink on a Charter Bus Rental?
No one likes to have to put their drink down just because they have to get on a charter bus. Luckily, BusBank is here to tell you that you don’t have to.
Best Places to Hold Corporate Events in Chicago
Chicago is the host of hundreds of exciting professional and corporate events every year. With events that range from the International Floriculture Expo to the International Home + Housewares Show, there is a corporate event for just about everyone in Chicago. Are large corporate events not your team’s cup of tea? Maybe your team is […]
March for Our Lives Bus Charters and Bus tickets
On March 24th, people from across the United States are planning to have rallies and marches in their communities. The largest of which is going to be headed to the streets of Washington, DC. The March for Our Lives is focused on ending gun violence and mass shootings in schools.
Should I Charter a Limo or Party Bus – Pros and Cons of Both
When it comes to celebrating special occasions, it’s fun to arrive in style. Traditionally, limousines were everyone’s go-to when it came to choosing transportation for a wedding, prom, stag party, or bachelor/bachelorette parties. However, a plethora of options are now available to ensure that your ride more uniquely fits who you are as an individual, […]
Our Guide to Decorating Your Next Party Bus Rental
Add some flair the next time you need to rent a bus for a special occasion, such as a school field trip, a corporate outing, a sports tournament game, or even a bachelorette party. Decorating a rental bus can set the tone for the fun in store. However, before you go gaga at the party supply store, take some decorating tips from the pros.
Tips to Remember When Planning Your Music Festival Bus Trip
Music festivals are a highlight of the hot summer months and serve as the perfect destination to build lifelong bonds with your closest friends—while also making new festie besties. When it comes to planning a festival trip overnight or out of state, at least one person in your group should take up the responsibilities of planning the logistics revolving around your stay.
Unique Party Bus Theme Ideas
While most parties or events take place in traditional venues such as your home, your favorite restaurant or swanky bar or your neighborhood clubhouse, making your next party mobile means you can take your guests anywhere. With a chartered party bus rental as your venue (or transportation to your venue!), you can explore your favorite local haunts, or even make a trip to your closest major metropolitan area, wine country or beachside retreat.
The Best Options for Belmont Stakes Transportation
As the third and final leg of the Triple Crown quickly approaches, we here at BusBank have been busy filling requests for groups traveling to Belmont Park in Elmont, NY on June 11th. After speaking with customers we have discovered that their simply a great option to get to Belmont Stakes.
Transportation to World Meeting of Families 2015
In late September Pope Francis is coming to United States for his 2015 Apostolic Journey and is scheduled to make numerous appearances along the east coast including visits to New York City, Philadelphia and Washington, DC.
California Roots Reggae Festival Shuttle 2015
The BusBank is proud to announce that we will be offering transportation to and from Monterey, CA for California Roots Reggae Festival in May of 2015.
Ultra Music Festival Shuttle Bus Tickets!
Are you heading to Ultra Music Festival March 18-20 and in need of reliable and affordable transportation to and from Bayfront Park? If so, look no further and let The BusBank help by providing you with convenient, safe, reliable and most importantly affordable shuttle bus transportation. Last year was our first year running this […]
Dark Lord Day Shuttles
Dark Lord Day 2018 is approaching and The BusBank is helping to address the extremely limited parking in the area by providing shuttle service that will get you down to Munster, IN and back safely and in a timely manner. With a convenient pickup location within the City of Chicago The BusBank aims to move festival goers efficiently without the added strain of searching for a parking spot or attempting to find a hotel nearby the festival grounds (many of which have been sold out for months). Our goal is simple, to get you to Three Floyds safely and at a fair cost while allowing you to enjoy yourselves with fellow craft beer lovers.
Don’t Get Stranded By Your Party Bus
Whether it’s a Wedding, Birthday, Prom, or just your average weekend with friends, these are all reasons why people love Party Bus’s; you’re out with your friends, great music and drinks, a chance to really blow off some steam, but when the Party Bus and its company go amiss, you and your crew are practically […]
Fireworks and the Fourth as American as Apple Pie
Independence Day in the United States is one of the biggest holidays with much of the country celebrating with cookouts and checking out Fireworks. We are hoping that the weather across the country allows for the shows to happen as it is one of the favorite ways to celebrate Independence Day.
Heading to the 2013 Kentucky Derby in Louisville KY?
It is time to saddle up your friends and family and head on down to Louisville for the Kentucky Derby 2013. This annual competition draws thousands of spectators from around the globe. All are eager to bask in the glory of the most celebrated horse race in the history of mankind. In fact, not even the horse drawn chariots that once barreled down the lanes of the Circus Maximus drew so much attention and admiration.
Presidential Inauguration Travel Tips
Inauguration of President Barack Obama by sneakerdog, on Flickr
The Big E, a Top Event in North America
The Big E Festival in West Springfield, MA is one of the ABA’s top 100 Events in North America and one that The BusBank sends numerous charter bus and tour groups to as well.
National Cherry Festival in Traverse City Michigan
The National Cherry Festival has been ranked as one USA Today’s top ten festivals multiple times and is a great stop for anyone that wants to experience Pure Michigan along with enjoying all the flavors that a cherry provides.
Need an excuse to listen to over 700 music groups over the course of 11 days? Do you like eating and drinking more libations than is easily justifiable? Then Milwaukee’s 45th annual Summerfest is the perfect destination for your mid-summer getaway. Starting from Wednesday, June 27th, running till Sunday, July 8th, Milwaukee’s downtown will be inundated with Summerfesters.
Do you love Garlic? Check out the Gilroy Garlic Festival
As we head into the summer months, it seems as if there is a festival for almost anything. From music to food to wine, it’s as if everyone wants to celebrate everything under the warm summer sun.
Chicago Late Night Glo Run
Not all of us are runners. In fact for some the idea of running does not sound like a fun activity but arduous torture to our lower limbs and can in fact tarnish even the highest of self esteems.
Fun at The Taste of Chicago
Planning a trip to a big city can be pretty overwhelming and a visit to Chicago is no exception. There are so many sights to see and things to do, it seems like you will never have enough time to see everything before you have to head back home. From shopping on Michigan Ave., the Ferris wheel on Navy Pier, and Buckingham Fountain near the Museum campus, there is no way you can fit everything in on the first trip.
Summer Music Festival To Charter Bus to: Romp
Music is something that can be heard from many of our employee’s headphones, or iPods throughout the office. So when we came across the museum and festival in today’s post we were pretty excited to share it with our readers. In Owensboro, KY, the International Bluegrass Music Museum is a place that visitors can learn […]
Find us on the Road: Upcoming Tradeshows and Events
The BusBank will have staff members at a couple of upcoming key charter bus and travel industry events this month.
Planning an Event? Choose a Charter Bus
Are you throwing an event and short on space? Need to move a lot of people?
Perfect reasons why you should be using a charter bus for your next event or party. As you can see from the photo, a charter bus takes up a lot less space than the cars it would take to move 60 people. A charter bus even takes less space than 60 bicycles.
Needing help to plan a Group Party Bus Outing?
Sometimes, you have a special event that you need to plan whether it’s a company outing, a bachelor party, or just a weekend out with friends. All of the can create a hassle and take a large amount of time. Finding the right location for the party, calling the location to setup group pricing can all be a really big drag.
The BusBank – Colorado Balloon Festival
There’s nothing quite like it. Gigantic rainbow-hued balloons, some over 10 stories tall, soaring thousands of feet above the ground. And this year, the Colorado Balloon Classic, held on September 2nd, 3rd and 4th, will once again paint the skies with color. We’re thinking you might want to head to Colorado Springs this September. After […]
The Kentucky Bourbon Festival
There’s a reason that Bardstown, Kentucky is more than a dot on the map. After all, since 1776 the locals have been known for making some of the best Bourbon around. And what better way to pay homage to the finely distilled whiskey than to head to the Bourbon Capital of the World and celebrate the Kentucky Bourbon Festival via Charter Bus Kentucky?
The Atlantic City Air Show
What has flight demonstrations that reach heights of 15,000 feet, jaw-dropping aerial acrobatics, spectacular formation flying and world-renowned parachutists?
The Great New York State Fair
Oh New York. We love this state for lots of reasons. Reasons like Broadway, fabulous museums, and a swinging nightlife. But one of the reasons we adore the Empire State is The Great New York State Fair and Charter Bus New York can take you there!
Must See Summer Music Festivals
Summer just isn’t summer without the right soundtrack. And if you’re tired of blasting last year’s remixes on your MP3 player, then it’s time to shake things up a bit! Sure, you can sit on your butt at home and watch the latest Youtube videos of your favorite artists…
BusBank – 4th of July Fun – The BEST Places to Celebrate
Running around your driveway with a sparkler in hand used to be fun… when you were a kid. Now you’re grown up and those backyard 4th of July fireworks have lost just a bit of their appeal. Let’s face it, you’re ready for something bigger, better and more mind-blowing! If you’re ready to take your […]
California State Fair 2011
From July 14th to the 29th the Cal Expo in Sacramento, California will be devoted to the event of the summer: the California State Fair.
And before you decide that such an event is only fun if you’re a 4-H-er or bake-off contestant, consider these top 10 reasons to head west:
BusBank – Montreal Jazz Festival 2011
Calling all fans of Brian Setzer, Angélique Kidjo, Bob Walsh, Diana Krall, Bruce Cockburn, Caravan Palace, and Charlie Hunter! Have you planned your summer trips yet? If not, then you’ll definitely want to schedule an excursion to the Montreal Jazz Festival. Not sure who Setzer is or why a jazz festival is worth your consideration? […]
The BusBank – Travel South by Southwest
South by Southwest Music and Media Conference is a ten-day festival that takes place in Austin, Texas. This festival focuses on technology, film, and music and is one of the largest festivals in the United States. 2011 was the 25th anniversary of the event and this year. Ubisoft was looking for a way to launch […]
Kentucky Derby 2011 Trip
What do fabulous hats, Mint Juleps, and horses have in common? If the words “The Run for the Roses” came to mind then you’re on the right track.
Canadian Tulip Festival
If you’ve never ever heard of the Canadian Tulip Festival we can forgive you. If you’ve heard of it and still find excuses for missing this breathtaking event… well, that’s another story. This year, don’t let the spring slip by without checking out Canada’s renowned flower fest! And while you’re planning your trip, check out these reasons why the Canadian Tulip Festival is just so fabulous (as if you really needed more motivation for going! Come on!).