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Tasting 101: With Chicago’s Premier Caterer

May 7, 2018 | Catering, Events, Paramount Events, Paramount Events Inspiration, Party Planning, Weddings

 

Choosing the menu for your event can be stressful due to the sheer variety of menu possibilities and the uneasiness that can come with deciding on dishware and cutlery. At Paramount Events, we design your menu around personal tastes and build a flavor profile that incorporates your favorite foods and dishes from top-tier restaurants around Chicago.

 

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Is Your Chicago Caterer Outsourcing Servers and Staff?

May 3, 2018 | Catering, Events, Paramount Events, Paramount Events Inspiration, Party Planning

 

The difference between in-house and outsourced staffing can be monumental to the overall success of an event. Between knowledge of the food served and the venue itself, staff must be able to assist or redirect the client and guests with any arising problems at all times.

 

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Finding the Perfect Chicago Caterer

April 25, 2018 | Catering, Events, Paramount Events, Paramount Events Inspiration, Party Planning, Weddings

 

Choosing a caterer can be a monumental task. Even though a company may boast staff, the food quality and culinary execution might be lacking, or a delicious restaurant may have the finest cuisine, but lacks the experience to adequately cater at a wide variety of off-premise venues.

 

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Make Your Event POP!

March 26, 2018 | Décor, Events, Paramount Events, Party Planning, Weddings

 

For many of us, the first thing we think of when hearing “wedding décor” is all the florals involved. From large bouquets to extravagant table centerpieces, the flowers can often steal the show at a wedding. Décor doesn’t have to be all about flowers though, and many events are incorporating balloons as the central aspect of their decorating scheme.

 

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Choosing A Plated Dinner vs. Food Stations for Your Catered Event

March 19, 2018 | Events, Paramount Events, Paramount Events Inspiration, Party Planning, Weddings

 

Plated or Stationary dinner? It’s a question that most people don’t give much thought to when planning their event, but the truth is the two are very different and can affect the flow and feel of your event. So what’s the difference? We compare the two types here.

 

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2018 Spring Trends and Event Inspiration

February 28, 2018 | Décor, Garden, Paramount Events, Paramount Events Inspiration, Party Planning, Seasonality, Venue Category, Weddings

 

After a long winter here in Chicago, Spring is the moment we’ve all been waiting for. Our team of trend forecasters and event experts have gathered upcoming motifs from near and far to take things like the Pantone Color of the Year, New York Fashion Week, and the upcoming royal wedding to show you how they influence our menus, and can inspire your upcoming Spring wedding or event.

 

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5 Tips for Finding the Perfect Venue

February 20, 2018 | Paramount Events, Party Planning, Venue Category, Weddings

 

Now that you find yourself with a ring on your finger it’s time to find that perfect place you’ll say “I DO”, “I WILL” and “YES- I’ll have another glass of champagne” at.  To help you get started we’ve compiled 5 tips for finding the perfect venue.

 

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Spread the LOVE this Valentine’s Day

February 9, 2018 | Paramount Events, Party Planning, Recipes, Seasonality

 

Spread the love this Valentine’s Day season with this recipe we love for making your own snack mix at home.

 

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Just Married: Wedding Roundup

September 18, 2017 | Paramount Events, Paramount Events Inspiration, Party Planning, Weddings

 

Honoring our brides and grooms from the most wow-worthy weddings celebrated this past year.

 

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The Perfect Party Menu

September 11, 2017 | Paramount Events Inspiration, Party Planning

 

Here are some tips and tricks we’ve rounded up to design a crowd pleasing menu for any event.

 

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