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Some of Toronto’s top event planners reveal their design predictions for 2018

If you’re planning a major event in 2018—be it a wedding, a corporate gathering or some other kind of social get-together—there’s a good chance that you’ve already started thinking about design, catering and logistical considerations for your function. Being on-trend is surely top of mind. We don’t blame you for wanting to plan and stage […]

Holiday

We’re serving some Holiday-themed cocktails to liven up your festive event

The holiday season is (basically) here (doesn’t it seem to arrive earlier every year?) and that means a month or more of fun parties, quality time with work colleagues and loved ones, an abundance of delicious food and plenty of tempting festive cocktails. Now, if you’re planning a big holiday get-together, there’s a good chance […]

Why there’s nothing quite like a wedding in your own backyard

‘Tis the season for arranging festive parties with family and friends, catching up over eggnog and Christmas cake, and … planning a wedding!?! It may seem like an odd time to think about a distinctly summertime event, but as any wedding planner would attest, booking a wedding venue typically takes at least a year’s worth […]

Fried Food

Food stations bring creativity and culinary flare to any event

It’s hard to pinpoint when food stations became a popular fixture across the event and catering industry, but what we do know is that this hot trend isn’t going anywhere soon. On the contrary, these live culinary showcases are in high demand. We regularly see clients requesting a food station for their event—be it a […]

Unforgettable lakeside views and outstanding service at The Henley Room

This is the first in a new Kiss the Cook series showcasing some of our favourite Toronto event destinations.   Perched alongside Toronto’s western Lakeshore, the Argonaut Rowing Club has long been home to some of Canada’s top amateur paddlers from gold medal-winning Olympians such as Marnie McBean and Brian Price, to a host of […]