Ravello's, a Tuscan villa set amidst an elegant and serene setting, could easily be in Florence or Rome - for it's truly a world-class establishment in the image of Italy's finest. Conceived and directed by the Venturi family, Ravello's has quickly emerged to become one New Jersey's premiere wedding and event venues. With more than 35 years experience in the hospitality industry, the Venturi family has achieved a stellar reputation for both exceptional cuisine and gracious service. Hosting only one wedding at a time, Ravello's promises a day that is uniquely the bride and grooms. Our lush gardens, romantic fountains and charming gazebo create an atmosphere of pure elegance from the moment you arrive and offer the ideal setting for your on-site ceremony. avello's is also pleased to offer social and corporate event planning for any size and occasion. From sales conferences to fundraisers, engagement parties to sweet sixteen celebrations, we specialize in customized and unique events for every occasion and budget. We would like to take this opportunity to announce the opening of our Off-Premise Catering Division to serve your needs at home or at the office, covering a small order for pick-up to a lunch or dinner party complete with food, beverage, staff and rentals. Over the years with your support, we have grown from a restaurant with a small private room to a Catering Facility with the ability to handle multiple events up to 350 people.
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Take Parkway North to Exit 145 (Route 280). Take Route 280 West to Exit 4A. At first traffic light, turn right onto Eagle Rock Ave. Go about one half mile to Ravello's on the right.
The Homewood Suites by Hilton East Rutherford/Meadowlands Harmony I and Harmony II State of the art meeting rooms is where we specialize in those smaller, more intimate meetings that usually come up at the last minute. Our professional Sales staff can assist you in planning any type of event. No need to worry about the small details, our innovative Event Professionals will attend to every detail from catering to audio visual equipment. Your Personal Event Planner will oversee every facet of the set-up of the meeting; they will personally keep in touch with the Facilitator to go over any last minute changes. This is your assurance that your meeting will be a great success!
The Harmony Ballroom at the Homewood Suites by Hilton East Rutherford / Meadowlands is a great place for Larger Meetings, Seminars and Special Events for all Celebrations (Wedding Receptions, Holiday Parties, Retirement Parties, Baptisms, Birthdays, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, Baby/Bridal Showers, and Employee Luncheons). Ask our Sales staff for more details to plan your next Special Event!
Featuring an on-site restaurant and lounge, this Saddle Brook hotel offers free Wi-Fi and free parking. Garden State Plaza Mall and Paramus Park Mall are both within 10 minutes’ drive.
A 40-inch flat-screen cable TV and coffee machine with complimentary coffee are offered in each room at the Crowne Plaza Saddle Brook. Ironing facilities and a desk are provided as well, and en suite bathrooms come with a hairdryer and bathrobe.
Guests of the Saddle Brook Crowne Plaza can work out at the on-site fitness center before cooling off in the outdoor swimming pool. Spacious business facilities are also available for guest use.
The Sky Restaurant is located on a higher floor and offers guests panoramic views.
MetLife Stadium is just 9.3 miles from the Crowne Plaza Saddle Brook, while Yankee Stadium is 20 minutes’ drive away. Newark Airport is just 25 minutes’ drive from the hotel.
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Your Own Winery is a NJ licensed Wine-Making shop – a 2,500 square foot space in an elegant, warm, inviting, ultra-clean Tuscany wine decor, wine art adorning the walls - racks of authentic oak wine barrels filled with aging wines and the wonderful smell of wines filling the air. Wine lovers come to Your Own Winery to fulfill their passion for wine - the perfect destination for personal wine-making.
Your Own Winery is also a wonderful and unique venue for any type of party or celebration - where Wine is a welcomed guest. Party hosts personally select and make wines in advance of their event - with the wines being ready for guests to enjoy at the event - plus the host can elect for their guests to personally bottle, cork and label their very own bottle of wine as a party favor - including a custom bottle label for your event which we help you create. We also have numerous red and white wines ready to enjoy and bottle at your event - if you would prefer to skip the wine-making process - and you can taste samples of these ready to go wines and choose your favorites.
Your Own Winery has been the choice for over 60 wine theme bridal showers since opening in 2013 – as well as dozens of birthday and anniversary celebrations, company holiday parties, family reunions – any type of event. We have even hosted a baby shower – the mom to be abstaining from the libations.
All food for events at Your Own Winery is catered – we have arrangements which several local caterers – or you are welcome to BYO. Beer and champagne may also be brought in - but hard liquor is not permitted.
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Call us to discuss your party requirements – we guarantee you will not be disappointed with your event at Your Own Winery.
Thank you for considering Luka's for your next special event! We can host your private parties or provide catering for your venue.
Luka now has the space and flexibility to accommodate up to 110 people for private parties, as well as more kitchen space to experiment with new specials daily. Featuring the same delicious food with a more enjoyable environment, what is there not to love?
Flawless Execution is Our Mission
We are the premier special event location and has been setting the standard for fine dining aboard luxury yachts for many years. The entire fleet of ships has recently been refurbished with a multi-million dollar investment that has our elegant dining rooms radiating with style and luxury.
Our unique package of dining, dancing, entertainment and sightseeing presents a one of a kind dining entertainment experience. Offering a wide variety of menu selections, including Buffet Brunch, Lunch or Dinner, a Sit-Down Dinner preceded by a Cocktail Reception, a Continuous Cocktail Party Buffet, or any particular type of event you wish to custom-plan to meet your precise specifications. We will gladly accommodate your requests for International and Regional Cuisine, as well as special themes. Under the watchful eye of the executive chef- our team of Private Chefs prepares all food onboard daily.
While still as a sales manager in early 2003, Steven Tanzman expanded his catering experience and created “Yacht Events LLC.”, specializing in event planning for both social and corporate clients. Although New York \ New Jersey is not lacking in this area, what sets us apart from all others is that the staff of Yacht Events are all former caterers representing the client’s best interests.
As independent representatives, we now have the ability to further provide enhanced services to our clients. When our fleet is fully booked, and/ or a privately owned yacht is a better fit for a clients needs, we provide that extended service. Our yachts for charter are perfect for any event from 20-2500 guests. We offer a diverse style to accommodate our client’s individual taste and preferences.
With Flawless Execution, as the leading one-stop solutions provider for yacht events, we manage it all—from assisting with the initial strategy and developing measurable objectives to logistics —all within budget and on time!
But don’t just take our word for it. Look to the organizations who rely on us to meet their yacht needs. Our clients are principally Fortune 500 companies who need creatively designed and flawlessly executed events. They work with us because we do it all and we do it well.
About Steven Tanzman, Owner
Steven Tanzman has had articles published in many trade publications and quoted as “one of the leading consultants in the hospitality industry” by Catering Trends Magazine. His consulting experience and career accomplishments as Director of Catering and Director of Sales and Marketing have been with the finest facilities in the Northeast including: The Pleasantdale Chateau, Helmsley Palace (Now the New York Palace), Tappan Hill, World Yacht, 24 Fifth Avenue Ballroom, The Tides Estate, Fountainhead of New Rochelle and Lyndhurst Castle.
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