Catering for Special Events in Chicago

Cork Catering & Special Events provides event services for home parties, fundraisers, gala balls, ribbon cuttings, media launches, branding events, team building events and more.


Home parties are a wonderful way to celebrate birthdays, anniversaries, showers, holiday celebrations or New Year’s Eve. Every host and hostess hopes to create a special event that will leave a lasting memory. Cork Chicago Catering & Special Events can provide all the necessary ingredients to enjoy a amazing celebration. We offer a wide variety of catering options, including gourmet sandwich trays; exotic dried fruits, nuts, cheeses and cured meats; creative lunch and dinner options; and a host of delectable desserts sure to please any palate. Our bar package selections include soda and water, beer and wine, and premium liquor options. Our experienced servers and bartenders let you enjoy yourself at your own event and even help with the cleaning and organizing. Call us today to get a customized quote for your next home party.


Fundraising is a challenging task. Creative budgeting is one of the keys to a successful fundraiser and our goal is to help you make your event profitable, memorable and delicious. We have years of experience working with local fundraisers for the community as well as international fundraisers providing support for global causes.

Gala events and balls are all about logistics and providing an extraordinary sensory experience. Guests may be paying up to thousands of dollars per person and every last detail needs to be perfect. Atmosphere is vital to the success, and we work with some of the largest lighting, staging, floral and entertainment companies in the county. Menu selections and drink options also play a vital roll in the sensory experience of a gala event. Our goal is to enhance the atmosphere by providing guests with a culinary experience to tantalize the senses. Need help putting it all together? Call us today to start the process - our event specialists are ready to help!

Ribbon cutting is a special moment for any business. Cork Catering & Special Events can help you with ground-breaking ceremonies, official opening days or a re-opening of an existing business. We have worked with hundreds of companies across the Chicago-land area on every aspect of a ribbon-cutting event. From marketing initiatives, such as promotional trinkets, swag bags, signage and PR, to the execution of food and beverage service, we can provide every aspect of a ribbon-cutting event.

Media launches, branding events and unique corporate parties are constantly evolving and more important than ever in getting your business recognized in a highly competitive world. It is important in today’s market to create as much buzz from the moment your doors are officially open. We can provide a host of services that will make your planning easier and your event more successful. From catering and service personnel, to lighting, décor, staging and entertainment, we can provide you with solutions to make your event perfect. Contact us today to find out more about how we can help you on your next media launch, branding event or corporate launch party.