Weddings

Benefits of On-site Venues

December 26, 2018 | Catering, Paramount Events Inspiration, Party Planning, Weddings

 

You’ve booked a great venue and an established caterer, but the two are located on completely separate sides of Chicago and require lots of travel time between them. Here, we have rounded up some of the top benefits for using a venue with an on-site kitchen for your next event.

 

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Make the Most of Your Linens

December 12, 2018 | Décor, Weddings

 

Table linens are something that can add a lot of color and character to your event. Most people don’t anticipate the large expense of renting large amounts of table linens though, so here are a few ways to make the most of your linen choices if you’re on a budget.

 

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Building the Perfect Sweets Station

December 5, 2018 | Décor, Weddings

 

Weddings featuring cake as their solo dessert are now relics of the past. Including a sweets station at your wedding provides variety and ensures that every guest has their sweet tooth satisfied. These three key points are critical when designing your own personal sweets station.

 

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Incorporating a Metallic Touch on Your Special Day

November 21, 2018 | Décor, Weddings

 

Adding a touch of metallic tones such as silver, bronze or rose gold is a simple way to make your wedding or event feel a bit more luxurious without breaking the budget. We’ve come up with five fun and easy ways to incorporate these details on your special day.

 

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Creative Ways to Warm up your Winter Wedding

November 7, 2018 | Holiday, Party Planning, Weddings

 

Once the cold weather hits and the holiday season begins, most of us enter a hibernation period of snuggling up with a good book under warm blankets. While most winter events will serve coffee and tea, make sure guests know they made the right choice to bundle up and leave the house for your big occasion. These hot drink bars will set your wedding or event apart from others and create a unique experience that guests will love.

 

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Creative Ideas for your Wedding Guestbook

October 10, 2018 | Weddings

 

While a traditional guest book is always a classic at weddings, shake things up a bit with these four ways to allow your guests to document their love and memories on your special day!

 

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Finding the Right Tent for Your Next Event

September 12, 2018 | Catering, Décor, Party Planning, Weddings

 

We always love summertime events, because we get to enjoy the beautiful Chicago summer weather while we work! For those of us in the event industry, the good weather means events can take place under open air tents. Here, we’ve rounded up some of our best advice for finding the right tent for your event.

 

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Ideas to Celebrate the Theme of Summer

September 5, 2018 | Seasonality, Weddings

 

Summer isn’t over yet! Continue the best season in Chicago into the fall by celebrating the theme of Summer in the City at your next event.

 

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Inspiration from a Traditional Mexican Wedding

August 8, 2018 | Weddings

 

Felicidades! Nora from our sales team recently spent a week exploring beautiful Mexican destination spots and gathering inspiration for events back here in Chicago.

 

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Paramount Events Featured on Crate and Barrel

July 12, 2018 | Press, Weddings

 

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. 

 

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