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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 5, 2009

Duvall gears up for the MUSC Charity Ball

We are very excited to be sponsoring the 22nd annual MUSC Charity Ball for 2009!  On Saturday, April 11th, 700 guests dressed in black tie will enter a transformed Omar Shrine Convention Center ready to enjoy an evening of dancing, eating and drinking from a fabulous menu put together by […]
March 5, 2009

Duvall Inspiration – Reinvent to solve those ‘huh’ moments & Making a ‘White’ Statement

These are some of the things that inspire me! This is a great example of how to reinvent conventional décor ideas. To solve one of those “huh” moments you can simply take something used in a horizontal manner and turn it vertical. White makes a statement! In the design world, […]
March 5, 2009

Recipe: Red and Yellow Watermelon Salad with Kalamata Olives, Feta Cheese and Africa Blue Basil with Smoked Salt

Servings: 4 Prep Time: 15 min. Ingredients: 1 C red seedless watermelon, ½” cubes 1 C yellow watermelon, ½” cubes 16 whole pitted kalamata olives, drained ¼ C crumbled feta cheese ¼ C fresh Africa blue basil leaves (or any fresh basil), julienned ½ tsp. smoked salt (available at gourmet […]
March 19, 2009

Duvall Inspiration – Simply sweet soft fluers made modern…

I found décor inspiration in the photos above, which were taken at a Bulvgari launch party. The large plexi-glass boxes, in the bottom photo, are filled with soil and topped with tulip arrangements. However, the most striking aspect of the photo is the back wall, which is completely covered in flowers. […]