Today's idiom is "roll out the red carpet".
This means to give an extra special welcome to an important guest.
When Tom Cruise stayed stayed at the hotel, they rolled out the red carpet . They gave him the best room, unlimited use of the limo, and sent him fruit baskets and flowers.
A. Are you going to roll out the red carpet for the new CEO?
B. Yes, that's the plan. He'll be picked up using the company car and taken out to a beautiful restaurant for lunch.