Catering Venues and Spaces
If you are looking for a location in Philadelphia to host your catered event, Garces Events has plenty to choose from! We have a wide variety of exclusive venues and catering spaces where you can choose to host your event, no matter how big or small! Check out some of our exclusive venues where Garces Events regularly offers catering services, but don’t be afraid to ask for another location as well! We have numerous preferred venues in Philadelphia and its surrounding areas where we can bring your favorite dishes and make your party a hit.
Academy of Music Ballroom
An iconic setting, the Academy of Music Ballroom is ideal for holding weddings, holiday parties, cocktail receptions, and so much more! The shimmering chandeliers and beautiful artwork that line the room make this catering space a destination for traditional elegance and gracious entertainment.
The Kimmel Center
We are proud to call this legendary venue for Philadelphia culture, The Kimmel Center, one of our premier catering venues. The Lounge and Balcony Bar is a flexible private dining space for any large gathering, and The Commonwealth Plaza offers a sophisticated backdrop for networking and large-scale events for more than 2,000 guests. For weddings, receptions, and formal dinners, the Hamilton Garden offers a view of the Philadelphia skyline and overlooks the Avenue of the Arts.
Blue Cross River Rink Winterfest
Philadelphia’s seasonal favorite is on of Garces Events’ favorite places to cater corporate holiday events. The Penn’s Landing pop-up village is available for full buyouts, and comes complete with plenty of seasonal activities to make the day unforgettable!
Cira Centre Atrium
This modern event space offers breath-taking views of the Philadelphia skyline from across the Schuylkill River, setting the scene for a grand event or celebration. The Cira Centre Atrium is also one of our most convenient catering spaces, as it is adjacent to both 30th Street Station and JG Domestic, one of Jose Garces’ many restaurants within the city.
Lafayette Ballroom at The Chubb Hotel & Conference Center
This ballroom event space is located in Lafayette Hill, PA - just a few minutes outside of Philadelphia. This rustic setting can be used for both indoor and outdoor events and is a prime cocktail hour and wedding reception destination. As this venue is located adjacent to The Chubb Hotel, your guests have the luxury of choosing to stay overnight, as well.
Spruce Street Harbor Park
A seasonal pop-up park located at Penn’s Landing, Spruce Street Harbor Park attracts a young crowd of locals and visitors looking to enjoy craft beer and delicious favorites from Garces Events’ catering menu. The unique space will complement any summertime festivities with vibrant lights and colorful hanging garden displays.
The Olde Bar
This historic landmark of Old City, Philadelphia, features distinct spaces; the Blackburn Room, the President’s Lounge, and the Vessel Room. Each one can accommodate gatherings of any size, such as weddings, baby showers, or corporate meetings. This venue has been renovated but keeps its historic charm making for a spectacular event setting.
Stella by Jose Garces
Located in New Hope, PA, Stella by Jose Garces caters all occasions as both a restaurant and catering space. Corporate meetings, weddings, and social celebrations can be hosted at this riverside venue, with both indoor and outdoor seating available.