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Venue Spotlight on 8 Chains North

Written by Event Manager: Brittany Agro Set among the countryside with horses frolicking in fields nearby, 8 Chains North Winery serves as a beautiful backdrop for wedding ceremonies, receptions and all types of special events. From their Compass Rose Room, where most events are held, one has French-door access to a covered patio that provides … Continued

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Catering Advice for Couples

Written by Event Manager, Brittany Agro When it comes to planning a wedding, there are a lot of things to consider and think about. Here are three common questions that couples often ask, and what we like to tell them. Question #1: How do we determine a budget for our event? The bride and groom … Continued

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Feed Enough, Not an Army

The truth about food waste and how to prevent it. Written by Brittany Agro, Event Manager Last week, our President Dave Evans had an opportunity to speak alongside Suzanne Morrell, Founder STM|enterprises, Creating Events and D.C. Event Food Waste Coalition, Samantha Kenny, Associate Specialist, Food Waste, at the World Wildlife Fund-US and Kate Urbank, FDC … Continued

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Seeds to Celebrations

In January of 2017 we met with a bride who knew that she wanted a “sustainable” wedding.  She wanted to know that the food at her wedding would be grown in a way that cared for the environment.  She wanted local and organic, if possible.  She wanted a caterer that was committed to recycling and … Continued

Dietary, DIY, Events, Farm to Table, Garden and Partner Farms, Maryland, Our Food, Seeds to Celebrations, Sustainability, Uncategorized, Venues, Weddings

Plant Something and Watch it Grow

Jessica and Scott are an easy going, dog loving and CSA buying couple!  Community Supported Agriculture is a popular way for consumers to buy local, seasonal food directly from a farmer.  All photos are courtesy of Heather Ryan Photography. When When it came time to plan for their Wedding Reception, having locally sourced food was … Continued

DIY, Events, Farm to Table, Garden and Partner Farms, Maryland, Our Food, Sustainability, Venues, Weddings

Viva Las Vegas Charity Gala

Glitz and glamour! You wouldn’t expect anything less from the fabulous city of Las Vegas! This auction was complete with Black Jack tables, sequins, feathers and of course an appearance by Elvis. Catering by Seasons has had so much fun catering United Community Ministries’ Annual Auction Gala for the past few years. The evening began with games, a cocktail hour and a … Continued

Events, Our Food, Sustainability, Uncategorized, Venues, Virginia

Planning your Farm-to-table Wedding Reception

Catering by Seasons is nationally-recognized for pioneering farm-to-table weddings and events. The Seeds to Celebrations program allows couples to plan their weddings from the ground up. We bring together innovative chefs, event planners and farmers to work with you planning the perfect meal to match your sustainable lifestyle. In order to help you along the … Continued

Garden and Partner Farms, Seeds to Celebrations, Sustainability, Weddings

President Dave Evans Recognized as 2015 BizBash Event Innovator

We at Catering by Seasons are proud to announce that President, Dave Evans, has been recognized as a 2015 BizBash Event Innovator for his pioneering vision of farm-to-table events. Over the past four years, Catering by Seasons has developed the Seeds to Celebrations initiative, where couples can plan their farm-to-table wedding celebrations from the ground … Continued

Events, Seeds to Celebrations, Sustainability

Our Summer Garden

It has been a wet start to summer, and while that may dampen your mood, it also makes for a very happy garden. At our headquarters in College Park, Maryland, the Catering by Seasons urban garden has been thriving for over 5 years now. Each year, we like to try new things, talking with our … Continued

Our Garden, Sustainability

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