Looking for a Caterer? Check out these ideas from EventEasy.com - Washington State
Herban Feast Catering – Seattle: Community-based and socially active, Herban Feast Catering serves innovative dishes to Seattle, Bellevue, and the greater Puget Sound area. Locally-sourced food bring Washington roots to the party. Sustainable practices are the centerpiece, featuring flavorful Pacific Northwest herbs like cinnamon basil and local edible flowers.
Lisa Dupar Catering – Redmond: Hearty appetizers and seated three-course meal menus are presented by chef and author Lisa Dupar. Matching local sustainable seafood, produce, and artisan cheeses with award-winning culinary expertise, Lisa Dupar Catering proudly displays 25 years of passion for creating a complete dining experience.
Catering by M&S – Seattle: If you have ever eaten at a McCormick & Shmick’s restaurant you get an idea as to the quality of food and service offered by their catering division. Specializing in off premise corporate catering they also have multiple venue locations between Tacoma and Everett to accommodate just about any event you can dream up.
John Howie Catering – Bellevue: Catering from the restaurants of award wining chef John Howie, featuring menu items from his restaurants John Howie Steak and Seastar Restaurant & Raw Bar, the food will be the “Star” of your next event! Serving the Puget Sound region from groups of 2 to 2000.
Twelve Baskets Catering – Kirkland: Polished and perfect, Twelve Baskets Catering in Kirkland is the consummate choice for a black-tie company picnic or a casual barn wedding. From barbecue to Belgian waffles, John Bagge and his team will create a spread of delicious memories, as they have done for 40 years.
Occasions Catering – Seattle: The name says it all. Attention to detail makes even a routine occasion into something special, and this dedicated group of creative and experienced professionals will artistically present delicious food designed to leave a lasting impression.
Warthog Barbecue Pit – Tacoma: Ribs, chicken, beans, coleslaw and potato salad are the business of a barbecue picnic, and Warthog knows its business. Up to 5000 hungry guests in Pierce and King counties can stuff themselves from a varied homestyle menu.
Act 3 – Tacoma: Catering is the core of a picnic. You bring the people, and these gourmands will bring the grub. Start your search for fun, fresh fare at Act 3 Catering. From small parties to large corporate events, these seasoned pros have been serving Seattle/Tacoma for more than 30 years. Buffet, plated, or family-style catering is coordinated to suit your needs. Don’t forget the special event desserts, in nearly two dozen varieties!
Gayle Orth Catering – Tacoma: For 25 years, Gayle Orth has been stunning tastebuds around the Tacoma area with her immaculate blend of client attention and gastronomic excellence. Customer satisfaction means more to Gayle than a satisfied stomach. Her full-service catering company can feed 2 or 200, and her boxed lunches are an excellent choice for a company retreat on the go.
Country Gentleman Public House and Catering – Kennewick: Kennewick, Washington, has been enjoying this restaurant’s long and rustic history of Old West dining, drinking, and general good times since 1979. CG Catering brings acclaimed and trendy venues and menus for corporate and private events. Variety is the spice of life, so be prepared to wow your guests with kabobs or quiche, stuffed chicken or seared steak.
Staci's Catering - Yakima: Yakima residents have been enjoying the friendly service and the home-cooked food provided by Staci’s Catering. A personal touch and affordable excellence set this catering business apart, with homestyle meatballs, stroganoff, and Cornish game hens settled next to candied bacon and taco bars. Yes, we said candied bacon.
Charleys Catering – Spokane: Full-service catering in Spokane is the purview of Charley’s catering. Specializing in quality, affordable buffets artfully arranged to match your occasion, Charley’s staff will work with you to plan, design, and execute a perfect event wherever you may need it.
Longhorn Barbecue - Auburn/Spokane: Smoked meats and savory sauces mark the catering spreads of this Texas-style barbecue joint. With two locations in Spokane and Auburn, you can pile up red-and-white checkered baskets of bliss and send your guests home with sticky fingers and happy smiles.
Here Comes the Sun - Part #3
Summer is just around the bend, promising lackadaisical days and refreshing evenings. After a long wet winter, everyone is looking forward to some significant sunlight. The long days don’t always translate to long hours on the job, though, as window-gazing rises to its yearly high. When neither boss nor employee wish to be at work, productivity takes a hit.
In a multi part series EventEasy.com would like to show you ways to leverage that universal office longing during these vital months. If you’re looking to motivate employees, bond with management, and still enjoy the long-lost sun, consider these event ideas for summer!
Destination San Juan Islands!
Places to Stay:
Lakedale Resort features a variety of accommodation options, including a 10-room hotel, real log cabins, canvas cabins for a fabulous glamping experience, and camping. Lakedale Resort near Roche Harbor and Friday Harbor is also a great destination for workshops, meetings and retreats, providing you with an inspirational setting to have fun and achieve your goals!
Rosario Resort & Spa on beautiful Orcas Island is the perfect place to step back and move your business or organization forward. Groups, corporate meetings and family reunions large and small enjoy an atmosphere of creation, inspiration, relaxation and recreation.
In scenic Friday Harbor, Washington, nestled along the eastern shore of San Juan Island, Friday Harbor Suites is an intimate hotel for your business meetings, conferences, corporate retreats, wedding celebrations and special events.
All of our 17 cabins and three suites are spacious with beautiful interiors, expansive glass, vaulted ceilings, full kitchens, and uninterrupted, stunning views. Snug Harbor’s incredible setting is unparalleled on San Juan Island. Arriving by boat is always an option, since we have our own private marina. We are perfectly located for adventures throughout the islands.
Perched on a hillside a stones throw away from the water and the ferry terminal the Island Inn is the perfect retreat destination for your next San Juans excursion. In addition to penthouses and suites the Inn also features Euro style rooms with minimalist washrooms and access to a communal view lobby that acts as an extension to the rooms and a place to meet with your group.
Things to do:
Explore San Juan Island at your leisure with a rental Moped, Scoot Coupe, Electric Bike or Car from San Juan Island's Susie's Mopeds, chosen as the Favorite Moped Rental spot since 1986.
Operating since 1990 enjoy an Orca Whale (aka Killer Whales) nature tour on Orcas Island’s all weather family style boat and Renew Your Spirit with Nature.
Shearwater Adventures has been offering a variety of kayak tours, instruction and retail in the San Juan Islands since 1982. For over 35 years our focus has been sharing the fun of kayaking and the beauty of the marine environment.
Experience the hidden backcountry of Orcas Island on horseback. Explore enchanting old growth forest, meander through grassy meadows, climb a mountain trail to the top of Mt Pickett for a breathtaking view of the San Juan Islands.