Award season is in full swing and the biggest of them all is officially right around the corner. With the announcement of this year’s nominees, things are heating up and people are already beginning their Oscar party planning. Get ready to host an Academy Award-winning party without breaking the bank with these tips from the experts at Paramount Events.
Choosing passed hors d’oeurves over food stations or a seated dinner eliminates food overage and expensive, unnecessary equipment
Consider short rib as the main protein over steak; lighter in price but just as tasty
Exclusively vegetarian meals are colorful, equally flavorful and cost-conscious alternatives to meat
Go cocktail! Hosting a cocktail party with passed finger foods over a traditional dinner is sophisticated, yet fun
Scale back the bar package, offering beer, wine and one specialty cocktail
So gather your guesses, master your Oscar cocktail and plan the party of the year!
About Paramount Events:
As veterans of the Chicago food and beverage industry, Jodi Fyfe and Tony Pontillo knew Chicago was ready for a fresh take on off-premise catering. Their instinct was spot on. Since its launch in 2011, Paramount Events has taken the event, wedding and drop off catering world by storm.
Experiences are fully customized, and thanks to Executive Chef Devon Quinn and his team, menus are inspired and include sustainable ingredients, local products and lots of love.