Fun Fun Fun in the San Jose Sun: Where to Go

Several festivals are still coming our way with food, fun and more. So let’s get right to it so that you can mark your calendars for these great local activities.   Italian Family Festa August 25th & 26th at History Park is the 38th annual Italian Family Festa. Each year the Festa adds new activities […]

Check Out These Great San Jose Wedding Venues

Weddings are fun! Nerve-wracking, but fun. And a huge part of that fun is planning the entire thing but trying to find the perfect location around San Jose can be a little overwhelming at times. So today we thought we’d shine the light on a few of the more ‘top-of-the-line’ venues.   Corinthian Grand Ballroom […]

Handheld Catering On Location At Stanford University

                                Recently we were honored to be a part of a two-day event at the University’s Center on Global Poverty and Development. This research center works to improve the lives of the world’s poor and is working diligently to turn […]

Handheld Catering Certified As Green Business

You likely know that at Handheld Catering we strive to use the freshest ingredients from local growers and farmers and that we practice the farm-to-fork approach. However, we are proud to announce that we are now the first caterer in Silicon Valley to be Certified as a Green Business and only the 36th in the […]

Summer Might Be Winding Down, But You Don’t Have To!

There’s still plenty of time to enjoy the beautiful weather in the Bay Area. As Summer winds down and Spring starts to peek its gorgeous head out at us, we wanted to point out a few great festivals that are on the horizon.   The San Jose Jazz Fest helps wrap up the Summer August […]

Get Outside this Summer! 3 Great Activities in the Bay Area

Summer means sun and that means it’s time to get outside and enjoy some of the Beauty around the Bay Area. There are a lot of great places to go hiking this summer but we’ve put together 3 area selections and paired them with a great place nearby to dine afterwards. Encased by Mountain View […]

3 Reasons to Have Your Summer Vacation in San Jose

Deciding where to make a Summer getaway? Beautiful San Jose is the largest city within the Bay Area and a popular vacation destination throughout the year, but Summers in San Jose are a sight to behold. Be sure to visit our Blog for inside information on festivals and other fun adventures in and around the […]

Best of the Bay: Where to Catch the 4th of July Fireworks

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Nothing says Summer in America quite like a traditional Independence Day fireworks celebration. The Bay Area has some of the best choices around and while it may be hard to choose from, we’ve put together a list of some of the area choices you have this year.   San Jose – The Rotary Club of […]

Handheld Catering Profile on San Jose Jazz Summer Fest

Image of a man playing Jazz saxophone for the San Jose Jazz Summer Fest

All That Jazz! The San Jose Jazz Summer Fest is this August 10th through 12th and this is the 18th year for the event. This is an extremely affordable event with Adult All Stages tickets averaging only $30-$40 and VIP passes for all 3 days is less than $400 when purchased in advance.   What […]

Wine! Wine! Wine!

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Wine Events in San Jose Women, Wealth, & Wine! The first Thursday of every month at Thrivent Financial, Tammie Mark is holding an event for the ladies. A perfect opportunity of women in the San Jose area to meet, have a glass of wine, & network. Wine & cheese will be served and the event […]