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Boosting Event Engagement with an Accordion Inflatable Replica: Vegas Tejano Takeover Case Study

Inflatable Design Group had the pleasure of designing and manufacturing an accordion inflatable replica for the annual “Vegas Tejano Takeover event.  Standing at 12’ tall this accordion inflatable replica was eye-catching and served as the background in photos all weekend long.

12' Inflatable Accordion Replica for Event
12′ Inflatable Accordion Replica for Event

The Vegas Tejano Takeover: A Cultural Extravaganza

Tejano Music is a style of folk music that mixes the vocal elements of Mexican-Spanish music with the dance tunes and rhythms of Czech and German music.  It is traditionally played by small groups featuring a guitar and accordion and originated among the Tejano people of southern Texas.    

The Vegas Tejano Takeover is an annual event that brings together Tejano music fans from around the world for a weekend of liver performances, dance, and cultural celebration.  This event showcases some of the biggest names in Tejano music and offers a platform for fans to enjoy their favorite artists.  For more info about this event visit the Vegas Tejano Takeover website.    

Accordion Inflatable Replica in Action

Inflatable Design Group has the pleasure of collaborating with the team behind the Vegas Tejano Takeover event to craft a custom inflatable accordion.  This larger-than-lie replica of a classic accordion not only adds a dynamic visual element to the event but also serves as a popular photo opportunity for attendees.

Instagram Post with the Inflatable Accordion
Instagram Post with the Inflatable Accordion

Why an Inflatable Accordion?

1. Unique Photo Opportunity

a. Social Media Buzz: Nowadays, unique and eye-catching photo opportunities are a must for any event.  The 12’ tall inflatable accordion creates a perfect backdrop for attendees to take memorable photos, which they often share to social media outlets.  This organic promotion helps amplify the event’s reach and draws more attention to the Tejano music scene.

b. Engagement: Engaging attendees with inflatable elements like an inflatable accordion encourages them to share their experiences online, creating a buzz around the event and increasing visibility.

2. Cultural Symbolism

a. Celebrating Heritage: The accordion is a central instrument in Tejano music, symbolizing the genre’s rich cultural heritage.  The 12’ accordion inflatable replica being showcased at the event is a great way to celebrate and honor the heritage in a visually impactful way.

3. Versatility and Impact

a. Event Enhancement: Custom inflatables like our accordion can be used in various settings, from stage decorations to entrance arches, enhancing the overall event experience.  They provide a versatile solution for creating a festive and immersive atmosphere.

b. Memorability: A unique, large-scale inflatable leaves a lasting impression on attendees, making the event more memorable and encouraging repeat attendance. 

The Benefits of Custom Inflatables at an Event

Custom inflatables, such as the accordion inflatable replica, offer several advantages for events and marketing campaigns:

  • Visibility: Large inflatables are hard to miss, making them excellent tools for drawing attention and increasing visibility.
  • Cost-Effectiveness: compared to traditional advertising methods, custom inflatables offer a high return on investment, with lower costs per impression.
  • Durability: Made from high-quality materials, our inflatables are durable and can be reused for multiple events, ensuring long-term value.
  • Customization: We can design inflatables in any shape or size, tailored to match the theme and branding of your event or campaign.

Order Your Own Inflatable Replica

The 12’ accordion inflatable replica is just one example of a custom inflatable IDG created to boost event engagement.  The unique installation not only honors the cultural significance of Vegas Tejano Takeover but also enhances the event experience for attendees, providing a memorable photo opportunity that boosts social media engagement and event visibility. 

If you are planning an event and looking to make a lasting impression, consider investing in a custom inflatable replica.  Visit our website to see more examples of our work and email us at to learn how we can bring your vision to life with our high-quality, custom-designed inflatables.