CHIC. DELICIOUS. CLASSIC. ELEGANT. BEAUTIFUL. ENCHANTING. FUN. INSPIRED.
Nellie’s is a full service catering company with the knowledge and experience to guide you through the planning of all aspects of your wedding day. We offer delicious food and customized menus to suit your needs and budget. Our complimentary services are not exceeded by any other catering company in the Sarasota/Tampa Bay Area. From the moment you walk in our doors you will feel the love and support of our family, as we listen and understand your vision
We Reward Your Trust with these unequaled complimentary services…
•Menu tasting at your convenience
•A personalized Catering Manager
•Unlimited planning appointments - Evening and Weekends available
•Customized Timeline of your Wedding Day
•Complete Floor Plan details including organization of all rental needs
•Nellie’s non-floral centerpieces, decorations from our prop room.
•Our team will make your place cards/menu cards
•Full set up of your Wedding and Reception to your specifications
Optional: Nellie’s Rehearsal & Wedding Director – $200.00 to $300.00
•Coordinates the Rehearsal
•Works with the Wedding Officiator to choreograph Wedding Ceremony, Processional and Recessional
•Distribute wedding timelines to Wedding Party
•Drink List for Wedding Day (So Bride, Groom, Wedding Party & Family don’t miss out on Cocktail hour during Photos)
•Set up programs, ceremony cards, and other ceremony items; i.e. unity candles, sand ceremony etc.
•Ensure that personal flowers i.e. flower girl bouquet and groomsmen boutonnières have arrived at ceremony location. Pin on all boutonnieres and distribute Wedding Flowers.
•Ensure that ceremony musicians have arrived and direct them as to where to set up
•Confirm the music that ceremony musicians will play during the ceremony, as well as start times for each piece of music. Determine what hand signals will used to cue musicians
•Act as a liaison with the ceremony officiator and decide what cue will be used to signal the start of the ceremony
•Communicate with bride and groom so that they know how much time remains before the start of the ceremony
•Line up the bridal party for their entrances down the aisle
•Cue ceremony musicians when bridal party is ready to begin processional
•Gather family and friends for after ceremony photos