Chicago’s most trusted caterer, celebrating 50 years.

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Special Events

For fifty years we’ve been serving the corporate, philanthropic, social and arts communities of Chicago. Jewell Events is the premier caterer for creative cutting edge cuisine and seamless execution.


Jewell Weddings helps couples create beautiful memories. We continue to bring our creative food and immaculate service to thousands of weddings, allowing you to experience the day of their dreams.

Jewell To Go

Jewell To Go delivers fresh and delicious meals, snacks and platters to your home or office. We offer a wide variety of tasty breakfasts, salads, sandwiches, boxed lunches and delicious hot buffets.

Contract Dining

We are a leading foodservice provider offering flexible, tailored and dynamic programs that will excite your clients, customers and employees while respecting your objectives and bottom line.

Some facts about our company

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Years in Business


Dedicated Employees


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Million Meals Served Annually

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Thanksgiving Boxed Lunches  Roasted Turkey SandwichRoasted Turkey Breast, Brie, Arugula, Cranberry Chutney on a Pretzel Roll Havarti and Cranberry Sandwich (V)Thinly Sliced Granny Smith Apple, Cranberry Chutney, 9 Grain Bread Harvest SaladRoasted Butternut Squash, Diced Apple, Green Onion, Spinach, Candied Pecans, Dried Cranberries, Citrus Vinaigrette......

Update October 1st, 2022: Julia Child said it best, “A party without a cake is really just a meeting.” At Urban Icing, we have lived by that mantra and absolutely love helping clients celebrate special occasions with creative custom cakes. From corporate milestones, birthday parties, breathtaking weddings and......

For this exciting blog post, we interviewed Maricar Perea, Venue Director at Chez Wedding Venue for her inside take on what makes her special event space so unique. Follow us for more interesting interviews and venue spotlights! Tell us what makes your business different from......

Ruggles Hall – This spacious, high-ceilinged hall features a herringbone hardwood floor, vintage chandeliers, gorgeous sconces, and rich mahogany wood paneling. Large windows facing Washington Square Park to the south and neighboring buildings to the east make the beauty of the park and the energy......

One sure way to make your next special event stand out from the rest is by incorporating trends for the year. For 2022, we’re seeing a continued focus on locally sourced, artisanal items while tropical flavors and alternative plant based proteins are sure to have......