Weddings

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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Paramount Events Featured on Crate and Barrel

June 22, 2018 | Catering, Press, Weddings

 

  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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Tips for Planning Your Catered Event

May 30, 2018 | Catering, Events, Paramount Events, Paramount Events Inspiration, Party Planning, Venue Category, Weddings

 

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 the space.

 

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How Much Catering Staff is Needed for Your Event?

May 24, 2018 | Catering, Events, Paramount Events, Paramount Events Inspiration, Party Planning, Weddings

 

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. Find out how Paramount Events properly staffs the events we cater.

 

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Questions You Must Ask Your Potential Wedding Caterer

May 21, 2018 | Catering, Paramount Events, Weddings

 

Have a bunch of unknowns while planning your wedding and not sure where to start? We’ve prepared a list of 10 questions that are vital for securing a caterer and insuring that your big day goes off without a hitch.

 

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