EVENT IDEAS FOR YOUR NEXT CORPORATE GATHERING
While large scale corporate gatherings were halted for much of 2020 and into 2021, many companies found creative ways to engage their associates through virtual events and happy hours, online cooking classes, and other fun, social and distant gatherings. As we look to the last few months of 2021 and beyond, we see companies eagerly … Continued
VENUE SPOTLIGHT: CANA VINEYARDS
In the countryside of southern Loudon County, sits Cana Vineyards, a farm and winery owned by Lisa & Bryce Petty and Michelle & Tom Grant. The property was originally a hay farm before becoming an award-winning vineyard and winery. The current owners have a created a truly special venue that can accommodate celebrations, weddings, and corporate events of all sizes on their beautiful 43 acre property.
Quick Guide to Local Spring Venues
Maryland, D.C., and Virginia With Spring only a few weeks away, wedding season is right around the corner. This is the time of year that Catering by Seasons shines with our Spring inspired menus. This is also the time of year when beautiful outdoor ceremonies and receptions are possible. We are gearing up for a … Continued
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
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
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
Signature Cocktails for a Winter Wedding
Written by Event Manager, Katie McAuliffe Cheers! ¡Salud! Prost! L’chaim! However you say it, no celebration is complete without a toast, and what better way to toast than with a signature cocktail created just for you! Signature cocktails are a fun and easy way to add some extra personalization to your wedding or special event. … Continued
Accommodating Allergies and Dietary Restrictions
by Senior Event Manager Glynis Keith Being the perfect host is a lot harder than it used to be. Keeping up with your guests’ growing list of food allergies and dietary restrictions can be a challenge, but it’s one we at Catering by Seasons are happy to meet. Over the years, I’ve seen more and … Continued
Pretty in Pink Bat Mitzvah
The Fillmore in downtown Silver Spring was the setting for this glam pink Bat Mitzvah celebration. The Kids Lounge, with its white tufted leather sofas and silver sequin tables, was front and center on the stage. The Adults partied on the floor on black suede sofas and mirrored tables. Cocktails and Hors d’oeuvres The evening … Continued
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
I can’t say enough great things about our entire experience planning our daughter's Bat Mitzvah with Glynis Keith, Catering Manager, with Catering by Seasons.
Alberto is the best catering manager ever!! Everything about working with Catering by Season, from the planning, communication, to the execution was phenomenal!
Catering By Seasons exceeded my expectation. I used them for a brunch at my house after my son’s bar mitzvah. The level of professionalism along with their responsiveness made me feel at ease right away.