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Inflatable Mascot Attracts Travelers to Scenic Minnesota City

Posted in Travel Industry Inflatables

L5377 Little Ole Alexandria MN VikingInflatable Mascot Takes Iconic Viking Warrior on the Road

For over 50 years, Big Ole has welcomed visitors to Alexandria, Minnesota. Towering 28 feet high, the fiberglass Viking warrior holds a shield inscribed with the city's claim to fame: "Alexandria, Birthplace of America."

Birthplace? That's right. Norsemen first visited the area in 1362, over 100 years before Columbus. As a symbol of this rich history, Big Ole promotes Alexandria to prospective visitors. However, his reach is limited: The beloved Viking is firmly attached to his base on the shore of Lake Agnes. He's not going anywhere, but…

Inflatable Parade Float Generates Walk-In Business for Travel Agency

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L5292 Inflatable Cruise ShipInflatable Parade Float Makes Waves for Local Travel Agency

Ever since he can remember, Brando Quinn has loved parades. "As a kid," he says, "I liked watching the Macy's parade on Thanksgiving Day." So, when he was looking for a powerful tool for drawing traffic to his Fun N' Sun Travel & Cruise Agency, he immediately chose a parade float. That's when the travel-savvy Quinn contacted Landmark Creations.

Inflatable Arch Helps Arthritis Foundation Raise Funds & More

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L5343 Arthritis Inflatable ArchInflatable Arch Helps Take Fundraising to the Finish Line

Every year, cities across America host the holiday-themed Jingle Bell Run, a festive 5k event designed to benefit the Arthritis Foundation. This past November, Minnesota's Twin Cities took this popular run-and-walk to a whole new level. Instead of using ordinary banners to mark the start/finish line, the local Arthritis Foundation put up something far more impressive: a huge inflatable arch.

Golf Ball Inflatable Sphere Drives Foot Traffic at Legendary Celebrity Tournament

Posted in Beverage Industry Marketing Inflatables

L5198 Korbel Golf Ball 03Giant Golf Ball Inflatable Promotes Brand & Responsible Drinking

"Celebrate responsibly." That's the message promoted by Korbel, the legendary California winemakers. For three years now, they've been bringing this powerful message to the American Century Celebrity Championship at Lake Tahoe. The medium for the message? A giant inflatable golf ball, designed and built by Landmark Creations.

Cold-Air Inflatable Warms Up Passersby

Posted in Retail Industry Inflatables

L5350 Inflatable Fireplace14-Foot, Cold-Air Inflatable Turns Lookers Into Shoppers

If you own a storefront, watching all those people walk right past your door can be frustrating. What will it take to entice them to come inside? Sure, placing signs out front helps communicate sales messages, but signs can sometimes get lost in the shuffle.

Custom Inflatable Mascot Generates PR for Pet Services Firm

Posted in Pet Industry Inflatables

L5311 Wagly Inflatable Dog MascotCustom Inflatable Mascot Draws Customers to Pet Services Campus

When Wagly Pet Campus came to Tustin, California, they faced a daunting challenge. As a comprehensive veterinary company, they offered a wide array of services (including vet care, daycare, grooming, and more) all at one convenient location. This was just what local pet parents wanted, but how could Wagly get the word out to these potential customers?

Inflatable Arch Boosts Church's Visibility at Community Event

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L5375 Grace ArchInflatable Arch Helps Church Boost Visibility at Community Music Event

How do you make a stand-out impression at your community's block party? Try erecting an inflatable arch.

That's what Grace Community Church did. The growing church is based in Lakewood Ranch, a bustling planned community near Sarasota, Florida. Each first Friday of the month, Lakewood hosts Music on Main, with live outdoor concerts, plentiful food, plus fun kids' activities such as games and carnival rides.

Outdoor Inflatable Art Installation Explores Oblivion in Toronto 2016

Posted in Museum & Exhibit Inflatables

Ctu e6xW8AA6 voExploring a State of Nothingness Through Inflatable Art Installations

Working in conjunction with Director X, Skyscape Balloons brought one element of a three-artist exhibition in Toronto, Canada, into clear visualization. According to Michael Prokopow, co-curator of the city-produced event called Oblivion, each phase of the transformation was designed to help participants explore a state of nothingness / state of being and the process of going from something to nothing.