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IAFE 2014 – We had a glowing good time!

Written on December 17, 2014 at 8:04 pm, by

Well friends, we made it through another year hanging out in Sin City for IAFE! Saffire Blue invaded the Paris Las Vegas Hotel and Casino with our banners, Wheel o’ Crap promo items and 3 new team members! We welcomed Travis Milum, Elaine Day, and Taylor Warner to their first trip to Vegas and firstContinue Reading »

Catch us at the IAFE Convention & Tradeshow in Las Vegas!

Written on November 21, 2012 at 9:00 pm, by

We are super excited for this year’s IAFE Convention and Tradeshow in Las Vegas in less than a week! Here’s a guide of all the opportunities to have fun with the Saffire Team while you’re there! Bid on one of our fun packages at the Wine & Dine event on Sunday to win dinner withContinue Reading »

Fairs Everywhere: Find a Fair No Matter Where!

Written on April 4, 2012 at 7:20 pm, by

Last fall, Saffire and IAFE announced our partnership to sponsor a new kind of event calendar to promote the fair industry.  Our goal for Fairs Everywhere is to be a one-stop-shop for fairs, vendors, sponsors, volunteers and patrons to find out the very latest information they’re searching for about events in an interactive format. I wantContinue Reading »

Welcome Chowchilla-Madera County Fair!

Written on February 23, 2012 at 8:18 pm, by

Our partnership with the Chowchilla-Madera County Fair has been a long time coming!  We first met them at the IAFE Convention in Las Vegas.  We were so happy they joined us for our happy hour, and we really had a chance to get to know Dana and her husband, Peter, over cotton candy cocktails. AtContinue Reading »

Welcome Amador County Fair!

Written on February 21, 2012 at 5:55 pm, by

Last week we announced that Saffire was expanding east, but today we are excited to tell you that we are now coast-to-coast! The Amador County Fair in Plymouth, CA is the newest member of the Saffire community.  We first met Troy at the IAFE Convention in Las Vegas, but really had a chance to getContinue Reading »

Our World Famous Cotton Candy Cocktail

Written on February 17, 2012 at 10:53 pm, by

When we decided to host a happy hour at the IAFE Convention in Las Vegas, we knew one thing was a must: a cotton candy cocktail.  After a quick search online, we realized there were hundreds of recipes, so the only solution was to have a cotton candy cocktail tasting. Each of the team membersContinue Reading »

Welcome Fort Bend County Fair!

Written on February 7, 2012 at 3:56 pm, by

Well this post has been a long time coming, but we want to OFFICIALLY announce our partnership with the Fort Bend County Fair in Rosenberg, TX. We got to know Susan at IAFE back in November and made everything official just before the holidays. Several conventions and some lost mail later, we are glad toContinue Reading »

Welcome Amarillo Tri-State Fair & Rodeo!

Written on January 20, 2012 at 3:53 pm, by

Well, I suppose it’s time to OFFICIALLY announce our partnership with the Amarillo Tri-State Fair & Rodeo! While we were in Las Vegas for the IAFE Convention, we came to an agreement and have been working with them to create a new online presence not only for their fair and rodeo, but also for theirContinue Reading »

IAFE 2011: Top 6 Questions from the Trade Show

Written on December 7, 2011 at 7:29 pm, by

One of the best parts about the IAFE Convention was getting to talk to individuals in the fair industry.  It was a great chance for us to find out exactly what you want to know about Saffire!  We compiled a list of the most popular questions, so if these were your questions…here are your answers!Continue Reading »

IAFE 2011: Winner, winner, chicken dinner!

Written on December 7, 2011 at 7:02 pm, by

So here’s the scoop: We needed a BIG TV for our booth at the convention trade show and we had two options: We could pay to rent one and give it back, or buy one when we got there and send it in the mail to a lucky winner. Since Vegas is all about playingContinue Reading »