Weddings

Catering Trends of 2019

June 18, 2019 | Catering, Events, Paramount Events, Weddings

 

We’re almost halfway through the year, and Paramount Events has been busy serving innovative cuisine and custom menus at events throughout Chicago. The catering and food service industry is constantly evolving, and we’re always looking for new inspiration to create even better offerings for our customers that meet the expectations of each coming year. Keep […]

 

Read the full post

Who’s Baking Your Wedding Cake?

January 25, 2019 | Catering, Paramount Events, Paramount Events Inspiration, Weddings

 

  Today’s weddings are all about the details. From staffing to florals and everything in-between, paying attention to the smallest of details makes a wedding go from simple to gorgeous. One area Paramount Events recommends paying close attention to is the credentials of your baker and the ingredients they use in your cake. We’ve rounded […]

 

Read the full post

On-site Venue Benefits

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.

 

Read the full post

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.

 

Read the full post

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.

 

Read the full post

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.

 

Read the full post

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.

 

Read the full post

Creative Ideas for your Wedding Guest Book

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!

 

Read the full post

Finding the Right Event Tent

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.

 

Read the full post

Celebrating 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.

 

Read the full post