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  We’re so excited to see one of our favorite couple’s weddings featured on Crate and Barrel’s blog this week. Mallory and Kyle got married last year at our venue, The Lakewood, and Paramount Events had the pleasure of catering their big day. For this edition of Crate and Barrel’s Real Weddings series they sat down with the […]

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  While it is important to carefully choose a Chicago caterer for your next event to ensure that the food served is delicious and enjoyed by every guest, the caterer is also often involved with many other aspects of the event such as the venue and staff service. Whether you’re planning an event for 10 […]

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Everyday, our bustling drop-off kitchen prepares orders for client lunches, business meetings, birthday parties, bridal showers and more. With quality recipes and ingredients, you’ll present a delicious spread that’s a cut above the rest. This July we have a delicious summer special, perfect for any occasion. Don’t see what you’re looking for? You can always create […]

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  We’re so excited to see one of our favorite couple’s weddings featured on Crate and Barrel’s blog this week. Bill and Bill got married last year at the Chicago Cultural Center and Paramount Events had the pleasure of catering their big day. For this edition of Crate and Barrel’s Real Weddings series, they sat down […]

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  The weekend is right around the corner and we’ve got the perfect cocktail recipe to help you celebrate summer- A Blackberry and Thyme Spritzer.   Blackberry Thyme Spritzer Recipe – Makes 4 cocktails 1 c. blackberries 1 c. Water 1 c. sugar 1 bottle of champagne 4 ounces or 1/2 c. gin 4 long […]

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  The catering we provide at the Merchandise Mart during NeoCon makes this week one of our favorites of the Summer. This year is even more special, because last night  Paramount Events was thrilled to cater NeoCon’s 50th Anniversary Party, helping them celebrate the past, present and, most importantly, future of a vibrant industry. The […]

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  From smoothies to burritos to sushi, what do these three foods have in common? They’re all being served in bowls! This latest trend of deconstructed dishes was once unique to the beaches of Southern California, but now people across the country are enjoying dishes such as buddha and acaí bowls to taste individual ingredients […]

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  With the start of summer comes Pride Month, where all of us here at Paramount Events come together to celebrate diversity, inclusivity, and being proud of who you are. Here at Paramount, we have pride for our LGBT+ employees and our commitment to equality across our brands and values. We are proud to cater […]

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  Timing the booking of a caterer can be difficult when planning an event due to considerations such as budget, the number of guests, the type of event, and the venue itself. For most events, however, choosing the venue is the most important priority in order to make sure enough time is allocated for securing […]

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  Determining the amount of staff needed at an event all comes down to budget, the number of guests, the type of event, and the chosen venue. Paramount Events is unique in the fact that when events are catered by our culinary team in one of the many venues we work in, all present staff […]

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