Professional Events with a BIG heart!

Big Bright Star CIC is a professional Edinburgh event management company with a social twist! We have recentlybecome Scotland’s first Social Enterprise, Event Management Company, focused exclusively on running events with a social purpose and creating positive social change.

For the last 19 years Big Bright Star have been offering Scotland event management services for all kinds of projects including conferences, trade exhibitions, seminars, staff reward days, family fun days and large public events. We are renowned for our long term experience in the social, public and charitable sectors and housing industry across the UK. As the Social Enterprise revolution has grown it became obvious that this was the perfect evolution for Big Bright Star. It meets our personal social values and beliefs and provides Scotland’s third sector with a professional and experienced team to deliver their events while meeting their own social objectives.

Contact us on 0131 552 1500 or by email to discuss your event management requirements or a possible partnering opportunity. We would be delighted to help make your project, large or small, SUPER!

All kinds, all sizes and always amazing

- we promise

No jargon, no waffle, no sales patter

- just brilliant events

Big Bright Star CIC becomes a Social Enterprise

We are delighted to announce we are now a Social Enterprise!

With 19 years experience in the Scottish events industry mainly in the third sector, Big Bright Star possesses a unique insight into the challenges and rewards of working in this sector.

Lots more fantastic information about new events and partnerships to come so check back to keep up to date with our exciting new journey.

We are local but together we can create and deliver world changing ideas!


"Big Bright Star took control of our 30 Year Family Celebrations and created a day full of fun activities for everyone. They were very professional and well organised, and ensured our event was a resounding success. They even managed to make the sun shine!"

Laura Nicholson,
General Electric Aviation


Care & Repair Scotland Conference 2020

....will return to the Westerwood Hotel, Cumbernauld on Friday 6th March 2020.

Energy Saving Trust events, 2017 - 2019

BBS have been delighted to work with Energy Saving Trust on a series of roadshows to promote the use of Electical Vehicles.  The one day free events include test drives, exhibits, talks and kid’s activities.  Manufactueres include Tesla, BMW, Mini, Renault, Leaf.  The events are taking place all over Scotland, including Ayr, Inverness and Falkirk and span 2018 – 2019.

Social Enterprise Scotland Exhange Marketplace Event, Corn Exhange, Edinburgh

We are excited to announce that we have been successful in our pitch for the Social Enterprise Scotland Marketplace event 2017! It is a perfect event for Big Bright Star, fulfilling our mission statement exactly - to run events with a social purpose and impacting positive social change. We will also be using the event to further our aims to work with disadvantaged people and those with disabilities.

Ability Fest!

Ability Fest is back!  We are delghted to announce that for 2017 this unique and important event will join forces with Independent Living Scotland, 4th & 5th Sep at the SEC.  Providing those with disabilities a brilliant day out and the information they need on jobs, education, volunteering, leisure activities and training plus excellent workshops!

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Care & Repair Conference Programme Announced!

Please click here for more information on plenary sessions, information session and the exhibition.

The event will take place on Friday 20th May at the Westerwood Hotel, Cumbernauld.