The 2017 season has been booming for us and we are grateful for all the amazing parties and events that we got to provide catering for this year. We were truly all over the lower and mainland and got to set up at some outstanding food truck friendly event venues. If you are looking for a food truck friendly venue for your party, corporate event, or wedding, then keep reading to hear about our favorites from our 2017 catering season!
1. Estate 248, Langley / Best for: Weddings & Wedding Receptions
This gorgeous venue is located at Poppy Estates Golf Course just west of Aldergrove and is an amazing place if you're Vancouver Bride planning a rustic country wedding. The gorgeous barns and long grasses make for a perfect backdrop for anyone looking for a country vibe at their wedding. We had the pleasure of serving at this venue twice this season and can attest to the beauty of the location and the great services of their wedding planning team. Visit their website for more venue information.
2. Campbell Valley Regional Park, Langley / Best for: Corporate and Family Picnics
Another gorgeous venue in the Langley countryside, Campbell Valley Park is a beautiful place to host a corporate or family party. This season we served a corporate team building event for Metro Vancouver here, and it was a big hit. Highlights include privacy and proximity to nature, ample parking and a sheltered picnic area. This venue is best suited for corporate events & picnics, as well as family parties and reunions. This is the only GVRD run park that can accommodate food trucks. Visit the Metro Vancouver website for more information and booking requirements.
3. Peace Arch Park, Surrey / Best for: Corporate and Family Picnics
Before you get your heart set on this venue, know that you will need to plan a year ahead if you would like to host a picnic here. That being said, it truly is a gorgeous place to have a corporate party or family picnic, and if you are lucky enough to book it’s a great place to host a food truck too! Highlights include a building with a kitchen and indoor space, well-maintained grass, lots fo shade, sheltered picnic tables, ample parking and public washrooms.
4. Brockton Pavillion, Vancouver / Best for: Corporate Parties & Birthday Parties
Aside from its obviously amazing location in the middle of Stanley Park, Brockton Pavillion is a great venue for your corporate party or birthday party. There’s a staffed bar, washrooms, a sports field, an incredible view and the perfect parking spot for your food truck caterer! Visit the Brockton Pavillion website for more information.
5. 100 Braid Street Studios & Gallery, New Westminster / Best for: Corporate Events & Wedding Receptions
If you are looking for a hidden gem to host your wedding reception or corporate party, you need to check out 100 Braid St. They are well experienced in executing gorgeous rustic weddings, and have a proven track record hosting corporate parties too. Being close to highway one, it also has a great location if you have guests coming from around the lower mainland. Check out their Instagram feeds for inspiration, or visit them online to get more information.
6. Mundy Park, Coquitlam / Best for: Family Picnics and Corporate Events
If you are looking for a truly beautiful urban park with amazing facilities reach out to the City of Coquitlam to inquire about Mundy Park. It is a large and diverse park with lots of trees, lakes, and shady areas that make for a beautiful summer party setting. Being so large & diverse, this park can accommodate multiple events at once. There’s sports fields, playgrounds, excellent facilities, and they will let you bring a food truck to boot!
7. London Heritage Farm, Richmond / Best for: Weddings and Corporate events
Right on the shores of the mighty Fraser River, London Heritage Farm is a gorgeous location for your wedding or corporate party. There’s a very photogenic old farmhouse, multiple large grassy areas for tents or activities, and gorgeous locations for your wedding photos in close proximity. Visit their website to learn more about event booking.
8. Your home or office, Anywhere in Metro Vancouver / Best For: Weddings & Parties of all kinds
By far our most popular venue for catered events is our clients' homes & offices! We can park in driveways, alleyways, acreages, front yards, backyards, parking lots, loading bays, and more! If you are looking for a unique and delicious catering option for your birthday party, wedding, or corporate party in Metro Vancouver, drop us a line and we can tell you if we can park in your location too!
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