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Corporate Event at Holman Ranch

Classic-Catering-at-Holman-Ranch9While working on some fun 2014 proposals for events at the beautiful Holman Ranch, we got to reminiscing about this fabulous corporate event last year. Meeting Dynamics brought a Napa Valley Winery Group out to Holman for their Read more

Out of Town Brides are Worry-Free When Choosing The Perry House

juliet elizabeth-2While out of the state finishing her Master’s program, the beautiful and busy Christina had time for only two personal visits to Monterey, once to choose her venue and once during the planning stage. In an online review Christina said: Read more

A Match Made . . . in a Bar

AP_Wed_0815Having met at a bar where Alixandra was bartending, the signature cocktails were an important part of Alixandra & Paul’s wedding! Even for dessert, Godiva Chocolate Martinis were passed to their guests, and to send everyone off safely, Read more

What Do You Get When 2 Marines Plan a Wedding?

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Everything perfectly disciplined and organized! But with this couple, you also get a lot of fun! Jana, one of our very talented Event Managers, thoroughly enjoyed her time with Kaley & Jason. In the beginning, she worked mostly with Jason, as Kaley was stationed in Virginia, so Jason became in charge of the wedding plans – he found Read more

Caring Staff is the Real Strength behind Events by Classic — Part 3

Head Chef Enrique Javier
The “all-purpose” (and very true) title we created for bragging on our wonderful staff has a very significant word in it when it comes to the back of the house staff – “behind.” Most back of house staff (known as “BOH” in the industry) are “behind” the scenes and don’t receive the glam & appreciation from the Read more

The Perry House Strolling Reception Experience

The Perry House Oak Tree Staircase
Jessica & Robert got it!! They could see the vision of having a strolling reception as opposed to a typical formal sit down or buffet. They liked the idea so much that they opted to add a third Experience Station. As Jessica said in her review: Read more

La Mirada Monterey Museum of Art — Offers Diversity for Your Event

Monterey Museum of Art - La MiradaThe Monterey area offers beautiful venues of many different styles.  One of our favorites that Classic Catering is a Preferred Caterer for is The Monterey Museum of Art – La Mirada.  Being one part historic home, one part gardens, and one part art gallery . . . the diversity Read more

Chateau Julien — One of Classic Catering’s Preferred Event Venues

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As many of you know, Classic Catering is not only the caterer at our two private event venues, but we are a preferred vendor for many of the beautiful wedding venues in the Monterey / Carmel area. One of our favorite locations is the beautiful Chateau Julien Vineyard in Carmel Valley. From the vineyard for ceremonies to the barrel room Read more

Golf, Wine & Chateaubriand – Not a Bad Day!


After 36 holes of golf in Pebble Beach, a group of 60 men from an international trucking company came to The Perry House to literally be wined and dined.  Legacy Marketing Partners has put together a fabulous weekend for this group in years past and every year they do a wine pairing dinner, each year at a different location.  This year it was at The Perry House – yeah!! Read more

Wish We Had Brought our Dance Shoes


Classic Catering always loves being a part of the celebration for couples who choose Chateau Julien in Carmel Valley as their venue. It makes for such a beautiful backdrop for the table settings and food presentation. But this particular event, the staff wished they had sneaked their dance shoes onto the catering truck, because it Read more