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Catering The Holiday Party

Catering The Holiday Party

Tips For Catering A Holiday Party

It is official. The holiday season and holiday party season is on us. Thanksgiving and Christmas are well on their way and with it the coveted holiday party, complete with catering, food, fun, and hopefully good behavior.

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Hosting A Holiday Party And Catering Options

Of course a holiday party means planning. Whether it is company holiday party, the company banquet, a holiday family get together, or just a fun gathering, a good holiday get together requires planning. And no area is that planning more evident than in making sure it has incredible food, whether by caterer, carryout, takeout or food you prep yourself.

How To Throw A Holiday Party Using A Caterer, Carryout, Or Takeout

If you do have to plan the party and are responsible for the food you have a number of options. You can cook and plan the whole thing yourself. This is admirable but will be time consuming. Another option is to do some of the cooking or baking and cater part of the holiday gathering for Thanksgiving, Christmas, or just the general holiday season. The second option will save you time and money and our holiday catering offerings can help you. Another variation of the second option is to use carryout or takeout, where you set up the prepared food, which is also economical on time and money.

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Catering The Holiday Party

It sounds easy to either host or cater a holiday party. Unfortunately, nothing is ever that simple. There are a number of things to consider when selecting a catering person, restaurant, or caterer. The biggest is experience, or a catering company that has done it successfully at a lot of different of venues. The second is a selection of delicious food that will appeal to everyone. Third, a catering company should be easy to contact and work with. Finally, it should offer great value as you are trading money for time.

Holiday And Christmas Party Catering Experience

Darrells 2 has experience catering large events for Holidays, Office Parties, Christmas, Thanksgiving, and otherwise. We also have catered massive community events, feeding thousands of people in the Outer Banks. Some of the events we have catered are:

  • Shallowbag Shag
  • Dare County Cal Ripken League
  • Roanoke Island Festival Park to support Dare County Relay for Life
  • Opening Night of Dare Devils Baseball
  • Local music festivals

Large Mobile Catering

And regardless of location or size we have a mobile catering kitchen to handle the largest events you can imagine. Though most office or holiday parties don’t require we feed thousands of people…we can!

Selection Of Foods

Another important question is what foods you should have at your holiday event.  You want food that is going to appeal to everyone and lots of it. Well some of the foods we offer are:

And we have lots of sides, carryout assortments, and takeout meals for you to choose from depending on the size of your event.

Ease Of Access

And we have lots of ways to take care of your holiday buffet, holiday meal, Christmas party or get together. We offer

  • Mobile Catering

    • Perfect for large outdoor events like that Fall wedding
  • Takeout

    • Easy order takeout is just a phone call away

Carryout Meals

We offer preset assortments of large party carryout meals to keep you in budget and yet delight the guests.

Custom Catering Options

Call us and talk with the owner about a specific catering option to fit your needs. We also have an article about tips for choosing an Outer Banks catering company at this link.

Excellent Pricing And Value

Catering does not have to be outrageously priced either. Find out the value we can offer by giving us a call. We are here to help you get the right assortments of food at the right price.

And We Can Do More Than Just Holiday Parties. We also cater:

  • rehearsal dinner
  • wedding
  • beach party
  • graduation party
  • business meeting
  • family get together
  • family reunion
  • birthday celebration
  • holiday celebration
  • Fourth of July
  • Christmas Party
  • Retirement Party