Culinary is the heart of Good Gracious! Events produced by a team passionate about food, memorable moments and sharing it with the world. Founder and CEO Pauline Parry along with her dynamic team have provided award-winning services in all areas of culinary, beverage, hospitality for the corporate, social and wedding markets. Our ultimate goal is to not just be exclusive but, to be the preferred for all your events. We listen, we create, we bring your vision to fruition with only the highest standards.

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Pauline’s Points: Entertainment

In this edition of Pauline’s Points, we are diving into the entertainment portion of your event….Shall we dance? Your music choice absolutely sets the pace 1. Your music for the wedding absolutely sets the pace for the whole affair simply by the choices you make for music 2. Think about what music you want for the ceremony, followed by the cocktail hour and then the reception. 3. You might consider using your musicians from the ceremony or the reception band to play for the cocktail hour. This can be a little more cost effective than having three complete sets of

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Pauline Parry on Inside Weddings

Pauline Parry sat down with Inside Weddings and gave the scoop on need-to-know catering tips. Keep scrolling for her insight! ? Nothing sets the tone of your celebration quite like an elegant, delicious menu. One of the most important choices you will make, as far as your guests? enjoyment is concerned, is the cuisine you choose to offer at your f?te. Whether you?re having a cake-and-punch reception with an offering of small bites and tasty treats, or you?re planning out a refined, three-course meal ? you must have full confidence in your wedding caterer. We interviewed Pauline Parry, founder of

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Creatives Who Inspire: Butterfly Floral

Creativity for our work comes to us in every aspect of our lives. Whether it?s the gloomy weather, a location, a season or a trip to the farmer?s market, every day life ?happening?s? inspire us. In our newest blog series, we are highlighting creatives that inspire us! ?Our first creative is Inna of Butterfly Floral! You may have seen her work in The Hollywood Reporter, California Wedding Day or Life & Style Magazine, but we sat down with her for a quick five minute interview so that we could get to know her a little better! 1. Five things in

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Good Gracious! Events Featured on BizBash for Mermaid Museum

We had the pleasure of being part of the popup “Mermaid Museum” at Goya Studios in Los Angeles and we are so happy it was covered by BizBash! Keep reading for all of the details. “To celebrate the premiere of its new drama about somewhat scary mermaids called Siren, Freeform teamed up with lifestyle media company Popsugar to create an immersive ?Mermaid Museum.? Open to the public from March 22 to 25, the free ticketed event, held at the new Goya Studios in Los Angeles, explored the mythological creatures with multi-sensory experiences, including a live mermaid, a recreation of a

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Pauline’s Points: Party Rentals

Struggling to make a decision about party rentals for your event? Pauline has ten tips that will help you make the best choice! Read below. ? 1. Party rentals are needed when you book a space that has no equipment and everything has to be brought in including heaters, lighting, field kitchen etc. When doing a wedding in such a space I would recommend a planner! 2. Rentals will be a significant part of your budget. When getting estimates start with the basics of patterns to determine your prices. You can then upgrade accordingly. 4. When renting your glassware, china

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Sweet Sophisticated Summertime Wedding Reception

A lush green lawn, pale pink tables, and the dim flicker of soft candlelight on a summer evening at dusk – this sweetly sophisticated wedding reception was a summertime dream and we were so excited to play a part in the big day! The team at Good Gracious! Events provided beautiful bites, dainty desserts, and every culinary creation in between at the pastel pink garden party of a wedding and we are thrilled to share it with you. Our friends at California Wedding Day loved the sophisticated summer celebration just as we did, and recently included us in a fantastic

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