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February 29, 2020

How to Select the Right Service Style for Your Event

A lot of planning goes into creating the perfect event, but your catering doesn’t have to be another stressful addition. With this quick guide we will simplify catering service styles and help you find the perfect fit. Here at Duvall Catering & Events, there are many options for service that […]
January 30, 2020

Tenting 101: A Guide to Choosing a Tent for Your Wedding

Having a tented wedding reception is one of the most popular choices in the Lowcountry. Offering flexibility for location, weather and style, they allow your guests to see the beauty the Lowcountry is known for while also protecting against pop up rainstorms and coastal winds. Tents can be placed in […]
January 2, 2020

Duvall’s 2019 Highlights

Our motto last year was “twentyshineteen.” As we move forward into the new year we wanted to reflect on our favorite events from last year and all the incredible people that made them and every event here at Duvall Catering & Events, a success. From corporate dinners to blow out […]
December 15, 2019

Duvall Team Feature: Floral & Decor Sales Coordinator, Kasey Anders

This week’s team spotlight features our Floral & Decor Sales Coordinator, Kasey! What is your dream job?   Being able to combine the planning aspects of my job with travel or music would be amazing. I could totally see myself as an international event planner or working in the entertainment industry. […]
November 30, 2019

Event Insurance

Event Insurance. It’s not as expensive as you think! Answering all of your insurance questions from what type of insurance plan you need to who should provide it. What is wedding insurance? Wedding insurance is a type of insurance that protects your event from unforeseen circumstances or losses. Although no […]
November 15, 2019

Rentals 101: Your Complete Guide to Understanding Event Rentals

Tables, Linens, Chairs.. Oh my! Planning an event, especially a wedding, can be incredibly overwhelming. If you choose a venue that does not own tables and chairs that just adds another step to the planning process. Rentals are an often overlooked but important step in your planning process. Let’s start […]
October 31, 2019

Duvall and the 2019 WeddingPro Charleston Social

Talk about a party!  This year we had the privilege to cater the 2019 WeddingPro Charleston Social. Duvall Catering & Events combined forces with one of our favorite venues, The Gibbes Museum, to celebrate The Knot and Wedding Wire last month.  This 70s Boho inspired celebration, planned by Beautiful Bride […]
October 15, 2019

Duvall Team Feature: Warehouse Manager, Doug Goldberg

This week’s team spotlight features our Warehouse Manager Doug! Doug has been a part of the Duvall Catering & Events team since 2015. Starting out as a server, bartender and event manager for several years, he finally found his perfect place as our go to organizer, packer and inventory keeper […]
August 31, 2019

Holiday Party Planning with Duvall

There is no time like the present! We’re talking holiday party planning. Calling all corporate planners, socialites and those “just this once please help us plan the company party” designated employees — we are here to make you shine this holiday season! From start to finish this guide will help […]
August 22, 2019

Giving Back: Feed the Need

On August 16th we had the privilege to team up with the North Charleston Police Department Community Immersion Program to feed lunch to over 400 people at Tricounty Family Ministries.  Our commitment to local non-profit Feed The Need brought about this partnership and continues to inspire us to give back […]
July 30, 2019

5 Tips for Hosting a Summertime BBQ

Summertime is in full swing and now is the perfect time to host your friends and family for a backyard barbecue! Here are our top 5 tips for throwing the perfect BBQ that your guests will be talking about for the rest of the summer! Prep the Night Before Prepping […]
July 16, 2019

Duvall Team Feature: Sous Chef, Mike McNicholas

Our next team spotlight features Mike McNicholas, one of our Sous Chefs. Having been with Duvall Catering & Events for about a year now, Mike offers a fresh new perspective in the kitchen. His passion for all things culinary paired with his analytical accounting background makes his dishes carefully crafted […]
March 26, 2009

$ave Money on Corporate Social Functions by Going Green & Donating Event Materials

Problem: Companies are facing scrutiny from the public for hosting lavish business luncheons and cocktail hours. Pricey wining-and-dining business practices are quickly going out of style (especially during sensitive economic times).      Our Solution: Go Green & Donate! By hosting eco-friendly corporate social functions and then donating green event […]
November 30, 2009

Eco-friendly Summer Centerpieces

Although it’s only December, May and June are on Duvall’s mind!  We love these unique centerpieces for summer parties found on MarthaStewart.com. Baby vegetables in modern containers and classic runners are a perfect way to display healthy food items.
December 21, 2009

Schaefer-Brewer Wedding

As anticipated,  Duvall’s own Event Coordinator, Alicia Schaefer’s wedding was one to remember!  We have always been supporters of the ‘backyard wedding’, but are even more so after such a successful event.  Congratulations Alicia and Dallas!
February 9, 2010

Do It Yourself Pillow Covers

Event Designer Rachel Briggs of Duvall’s decor department recently went shopping for fresh new spring fabrics to design custom pillows for upcoming client events. Briggs encourages “Do it Yourself” party planners or homeowners to refresh their event space or homes with one simple trick – recover pillows with new, trendy […]