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Friday, 5/6/2016 - Call Shelby to order the May special 

Shelby is working hard on the phones and our new treadmill desk!! Call Shelby to place your May Special! 301-927-8800. Happy Friday! 

Thursday, 5/5/2016 – Cinco de Mayo Ceviche 

Happy Cinco de Mayo! The kitchen is busy preparing ceviche for tonight’s #Phillipsafter5. YUM! We hope to see you there!

Tuesday, 5/3/2016 – Phillips Collection PA5  

Attend this month’s Phillips After 5 “Saving Nature” this Thursday from 5 – 8:30 pm. Design your own Saving Nature vision, enjoy barbeque, local beers, organic wines, and chocolates from DC chocolatier Harper Macaw. Learn how you can help protect the Brazilian rainforest and enjoy the rhythms of Caolaidhe & Meghan of The 19th Street Band.

Wednesday, 4/27/2016 – Women’s Kick-off Party of Pride

Attend the official Capital Pride Women’s Kickoff Party, presented by Mautner Project of Whitman-Walker Health and hosted by Tagg Magazine and the Ladies of LURe on Saturday, June 4th at the Warner Theatre! Dance on stage, indulge in delicious food and celebrate D.C.’s queer women’s community. For more info visit:

Monday, 4/25/2016 – Rebuilding Together Project

Proud to be a part of this year’s Rebuilding Together Montgomery County (RTMC) project by providing lunch to the volunteers. RTMC is seeking individual volunteers for National Rebuilding Day! Whether you are skilled or unskilled, help revitalize the homes of two low-income homeowners in Gaithersburg on Sunday, May 1st, 9 AM - 3 PM.

RTMC is a housing nonprofit organization that brings volunteers and communities together to improve the homes and lives of low-income homeowners. Register:

Thursday, 4/21/2016 - Garden Gateway Planting Project 

Earth Day 2016 is tomorrow! What are your plans to celebrate? Volunteer for the Garden Gateway Planting Project at Brookside Gardens hosted by the Corporate Volunteer Council of Montgomery County! There’s still time to register. Bring your colleagues, friends & family for this important Earth Day Project. Visit: for more info.

Tuesday, 4/19/2016 - Eastern Market Open House 

Excited to be @easternmarket open house!! Loving the country chic decor from @syzygyevents & planning by @candyplusco

Friday, 4/15/2016 - Volunteer This Earth Day with the Corporate Volunteer Council 

This Earth Day, Friday, April 22nd, volunteer with the Corporate Volunteer Council at Brookside Gardens. Volunteers will be planting thousands of plugs of herbaceous plants and small shrubs in Brookside's new Parking Garden. Learn about green landscape design and ways to improve water quality while helping make their newly finished Parking Garden a beautiful horticultural oasis. Register online:

Thursday, 4/14/2016 - Riverdale Farmers Market 

It’s a great day for the Farmers Market! See us at the Riverdale Farmer’s Market for delicious Beef Brisket, Smoked Chicken or Pulled Pork. We’ve been grilling all week! See us 3 – 7 by the Riverdale Mark Train Station.

Wednesday, 4/6/2016 - Cherry Pie Deliveries

Amazing photo submissions of the Cherry Pie Deliveries with Destination DC! Love the half eaten photos. Couldn’t wait until after the photos were taken:

Friday, 3/25/2016 – Monthly Special

Order the April Special for your next meeting! Grilled Chicken with Corn Relish or Smoked Fillet of Salmon with BBQ Glaze. See full menu: Place your order online or call 301-927-8800. 

Wednesday, 3/30/2016 – Beer Bourbon BBQ Festival  

See us at Timonium, MD’s Beer Bourbon & BBQ Festival this Friday & Saturday! All You Care to Taste Beer and Bourbon, GEPPETTO BBQ, Live Rock & Blues Music, games & more! Get Tickets:


Friday, 3/25/2016 – Bethesda Farmers Market

Visit us this Sunday from 10 am – 1:30 pm for BBQ at the Bethesda Farmer’s Market located at the Bethesda Elementary School: 7600 Arlington Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814. More info:

Thursday, 3/24/2016 – Transforming Communities

We were proud to be a part of the Alice Ferguson Foundation’s “Transforming Communities Summit”! The Summit came up with many Trash- Free Solutions for Healthy Lives, Clean Land, and Safe Water for the residents of the Anacostia and Potomac Watershed area. For more details about the summit; visit

Friday, 3/18/2016 - Cherry Blossom Festival 

Cherry Blossom season is almost here! Kick off the season with the Southwest Waterfront Fireworks Festival on April 9th! Enjoy hours of live music, family friendly activities, cultural experiences & more. Stop by the Geppetto tent for our Award Winning BBQ! More info:

Monday, 3/14/2016 - CVC Childhood Hunger Event 

Attend the "CVC Childhood Hunger Event" for a conversation about childhood hunger and food insecurity in Montgomery County. Hear from nonprofits that are working to meet this need in our community and businesses that are engaging their employees in volunteer efforts to support their nonprofit partners. Register:

Friday, 3/11/2016 - Phone System Down For Maintenance 

Our phone system will be down for maintenance today. Please contact us by email for your catering needs. Thank you for your support and patience during this time!
Drop-Off Orders: Georgia Cuseo-White:
Full Service Events: Kimberly Parker:
Ellen Cutler:
Josh Carin:

Wednesday, 3/9/2016 - Quarterly Newsletter 

Featured in our Quarterly Newsletter: Tips For Planning Events Around Passover & Lent, Recipe for Chicken Jambalaya, Nonprofit Support for Martha’s Table and thoughts from Geppetto Catering Proprietor; Josh Carin:

Wednesday, 3/2/2016 - Phone System Down For Maintenance Friday, March 4th 

Our phone system will be down for maintenance on Friday, March 4th. Please contact us by email for your catering needs. Thank you for your support and patience during this time!
Drop-Off Orders: Georgia Cuseo-White:
Full Service Events: Kimberly Parker:
Ellen Cutler:
Josh Carin:

Monday, 2/29/2016 - CVC Connection March 1st 

What will you find at the intersection of business, nonprofit and government in Montgomery County? The Corporate Volunteer Council. New, current & future members are invited to attend a quick intro to the CVC tomorrow at 8 am. Register:

Friday, 2/26/2016 - LFVA Carnaval Reception 2016 at the Pepco Edison Place Gallery

A wonderful reception held by the Law Firm Vendors Association during the Carnaval: Celebrations of the African Diaspora art exhibition which is presented by Black Artists of DC and Art Impact USA at Pepco Edison Place Gallery. Curators, Carolyn Goodridge and Carol Dyson have selected over 100 pieces of original art to be exhibited. See the artwork in person through March 11th

Thursday, 2/25/2016 - Phillips After 5 ​

All members of The Phillips Collection are welcomed to the Phillips After 5 Venetian Getaway on March 3rd, 2016 from 5-8:30 pm. Attendees will be able to view decorative carnival masks, have custom poems written by Typewriter Rodeo, and enjoy Venetian wine tasting! If you are a non-member, please sign up for a membership to ensure your reservation for future events! Visit:…/2016-03-03-phillips-aft…

Monday, 2/22/2016 - Destination DC Open House ​

Looking forward to the Destination DC open house tomorrow at their newly renovated office! We hope to see you there! For more info visit

Thursday, 2/18/2016 - Kensington Farmers Market 

We’re back at the Kensington Farmer’s Market this Saturday from 9 am – 1 pm. Come see us for some BBQ! Located at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave, Kensington, MD.

Monday, 2/15/2016 - Geppetto Team Teleworking 

The Geppetto team is teleworking today due to the weather. 
Please contact one of our friendly representatives below. Need immediate assistance? Leave a message on the emergency line: 301-927-8800 x 27

Georgia Cuseo-White:
Tara Young:
Kimberly Parker:
Shaina Bindeman:
Ken Tu:
Josh Carin:

Stay warm!! 

Friday, 2/12/2016 - CVC Connection Event 

Does your company support nonprofits by volunteering and implement Corporate Social Responsibility programs? Are you looking for tips & best practices, continuous education & connecting with like-minded companies? Attend the CVC Connection Event next Tuesday, Feb 16th and learn more:

Wednesday, 2/10/2016 - Destination DC Open House 

Destination DC’s Annual Open House is Tuesday, Feb 23rd at their newly renovated office! We are thrilled to partner with DDC again this year. Come see us on the 23rd for breakfast, new connections & see what’s on the calendar for DC this coming election year! RSVP: Destination DC 2016 Open House

Friday, 2/5/2016 - February Monthly Special 

This month’s special: Wasabi Grilled Salmon, Grilled Bok Choy, Steamed Brown Rice, Spinach Salad & Butterscotch Pecan Blondies. Or spice it up with Chicken Jambalaya! Full menu with Prices:

Wednesday, 2/3/2016 - Super Bowl Sunday BBQ 

Pre-Order your Super Bowl Sunday BBQ meal & pick it up from one of our local farmer markets this weekend!

Our Super Bowl BBQ Special for 12 Guests: $300


3 Pounds Brisket

3 Pounds Pulled Pork

3 Pounds Pulled Chicken

80 Ounces Mac –n- Cheese

80 Ounces Carolina Cole Slaw

80 Ounces Baked Beans

30 Kaiser Rolls

BBQ Sauce

Call us at 301-927-8800 to order. Pick it up from the Kensington Farmer’s Market on Saturday or the Bethesda Central Farm Market on Sunday. Call us for more details.

Friday, 1/22/2016 - Snow Storm Cancellation Policy 

Our team will be teleworking today due to the  weather. If you need to cancel your order or contact a representative immediately: Please leave a message on the emergency line: 301-927-8800 x 27 or email Cancellations must be made by 4 AM the morning of your order.
Other inquiries, please feel free to contact one of our other representatives by email:
Georgia Cuseo-White:
Kimberly Parker:
Tara Young:
Shaina Bindeman:
Ken Tu:
Josh Carin:
Have a safe snow day! Stay warm! 

Wednesday, 1/20/2016 - Kensington Farmers Market 

We’re back!! Visit us every other Saturday at the Kensington Farmers Market! We’re bringing our smoked chicken, beef brisket, pulled pork and ribs! At the Kensington Kensington Train Station Parking Lot: 10417 Howard Avenue from 9 am – 1 pm.

Friday, 1/15/2016 - Destination DC     ​

 Had a great time celebrating Destination DC’s Event Planning Guide Launch Party last evening at Madame Tussauds! See photos of all the stars & fun:

Tuesday, 1/12/2016 - MLK Day of Service is January 18: How Will You Serve?

MLK Day is this Monday, January 18. The Corporate Volunteer Council of Montgomery County (CVC-MC) is preparing for another great day of service. CVC-MC recommends utilizing the Montgomery County Volunteer Center to find numerous meaningful projects in need of volunteers. These community service projects help individuals, children, and families & organizations in the county that are in need. Projects include making care packages, making appreciation cards for military troops, preparing dry food packages for families, sorting and organizing coats and more. You can sign up to participate:

Read more of Laura Rowles’ blog on the CVC-MC site:

Wednesday, 1/6/2016 - Order the January Special! 

Order the January Special! Perfect for those New Year’s resolutions to lose weight! Here’s to 2016! 

Monday, 1/4/2016 - Phillips After 5

This Thursday, “Celebrate the new year at Phillips after 5! Contemplate the past, present, and future with a resolution station, assemble personal collections inspired by Karl Im Obersteg and Rudolf Staechelin’s collections, and sip on thyme-infused cocktails.
MUSIC: 5:30-8 PM: Enjoy the quick tempo of Vibraphone master Chuck Redd with Jeff Reed on bass and Joey Antico on percussion. In collaboration with the University of Maryland School of Music
GALLERY TALKS: 6, 6:30, 7, 730 PM: 15-minute focused discussions about works in the museum's permanent collection that deal with time.”
Buy Tickets: Phillips After 5

Tuesday, 12/29/2015 - New Years Hours 

Geppetto Catering will be closed Wednesday, 12/30 – Sunday, 1/3/16. We will re-open Monday, 1/4 at 8 am. For immediate assistance: call 301-927-8800 x 27. Wishing you and your family a Happy New Year! 

Tuesday, 12/22/2015 - Holiday Hours 

Geppetto Catering Holiday Hours This Season:
Tuesday, December 22nd, 8 am – 11 am
Wednesday, December, 23rd, 8 am – 12 pm
Thursday, December 24th – CLOSED
Friday, December 25th – CLOSED
If you need immediate assistance during our closed hours, please leave a message on our emergency line at 301-927-8800 x 27. Wishing you and your family a Happy Holiday! 

Tuesday, 12/22/2015 - Office Close at 11 AM 

Our office will close at 11 am today for our internal holiday party! Emergency? Leave a message at 301-927-8800 x 27. Happy Holidays!  

Friday, 12/18/2015 - K9s for Warriors Support 

Support K9s for Warriors: K9s For Warriors is dedicated to providing service canines to warriors suffering from Post-traumatic Stress Disability, traumatic brain injury and/or military sexual trauma as a result of military service post 9/11. Their goal is to empower them to return to civilian life with dignity and independence. 

Thursday, 12/17/2015 - CVC Holiday GIft Distribution Party 

Corporate Volunteer Council of Montgomery County partnered with the Holiday Giving Project of Montgomery County (a coalition of over 20 non-profits, local governments, and faith groups) held their 2nd Annual Holiday Gift Distribution Party at the Mid-County Community Recreation Center. Over 200 families were served this holiday season. We are proud to support the CVC and the amazing impact it provides to our community! 

Tuesday, 12/15/2015 - Destination DC Holiday Party 

Had a blast judging gingerbread houses at the Destination DC holiday party at The Anderson House! Congrats to the winner! Happy Holidays!! 

Tuesday, 12/8/2015 - CVC of Montgomery County Toy Collection   

We are collecting new and unwrapped toys for the Corporate Volunteer Council & Montgomery County’s  Holiday Giving Project. Donate a new and unwrapped toy for families in need this Holiday Season. We’re collecting toys until December 15th. We are happy to pick-up donations at your office as well! Email us to schedule a pick-up: More info:

Thursday, 12/3/2015 - National Building Museum 35th Anniversary

Happy 35th Anniversary National Building Museum!! Enjoy FREE admission on the big day – December 12th and other promotions leading up to it. More info: #NBM35

Tuesday, 12/1/2015 - December Special 

Turkey Meatloaf is on the December Menu. Presented over whipped bliss potatoes and silky gravy. Or try the raspberry balsamic glazed chicken breast over orzo tossed with butternut squash and sun-dried cranberries. 

Friday, 11/13/2015 - DC Central Kitchen Capital Food Fight 

Had a fantastic time at DC Central Kitchen’s Capital Food Fight last evening! Restaurants brought out Duck Tacos, Foie Gras & Wild Game Apps – to fight hunger in our region! Support DC Central Kitchen this holiday season. The fight isn’t over:

Wednesday, 11/11/2015 - Dock 5 Reception at Union Market 

Gorgeous reception at Dock 5 transforming raw space with exposed beams into an inviting, warm and enjoyable evening.

Friday, 11/6/2015 - Geppetto Catered Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is around the corner! Our perfect Thanksgiving consists of a lit fireplace and aromatic smells from the kitchen. Make this year's Thanksgiving the most memorable yet. This traditional American meal is easier to cook than you think. Here are some of our favorite Thanksgiving meal recipes: Geppetto Thanksgiving. Or, if you feel this year you just don't have the time, pre-order your Thanksgiving meal with us. Email Ken: or call: 301-927-8800. We promise we won't tell if you don't...

Wednesday, 11/4/2015 - DC Central Kitchen Capital Food Fight 

The DC Central Kitchen’s Capital Food Fight returns to the Ronald Reagan Building next Thursday, November 12th! If you haven’t been before, it is one of our favorite “foodie” events of the year supporting an incredible organization! Over 75 local restaurants will participate this year and 100% of the proceeds will go to combatting hunger and creating opportunity in Washington, DC. This is an event worth attending!! There’s still time to purchase your ticket. Get tickets for the VIP reception, the SpeakEasy, the Chairman’s Overlook, or general admission for the on stage battle! More info: DC Central Kitchen Capital Food Fight

Monday, 11/2/2015 - November Special 

Order the November Special! Roasted Sage Salmon or a Pan Roasted Oregano Chicken. Both specials come with sides, dessert and chilled iced tea & lemonade. More info: Geppetto Catering November Special

Friday, 10/23/2015 - Walk To End Alzheimer’s

There’s still time to register for the Occasions Caterers/Geppetto Catering “Walk To End Alzheimer’s” team. If you can’t make it tomorrow, show your support by donating:

The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, this inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to reclaim the future for millions. Together, we can end Alzheimer’s disease, the nation’s sixth-leading cause of death.

Monday, 10/19/2015 - Geppetto Catering and Occasions Caterers Join Forces for the Walk To End Alzheimer's

We’ve joined forces with Occasions Caterers for the Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk To End Alzheimer’s this Saturday, October 24th! Join our team or donate today to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research.

Alzheimer’s, the most common form of dementia, a general term for memory loss and intellectual abilities, is the 6th leading cause of death in the U.S. Although research is ongoing and treatment for symptoms is available, there is currently no cure. Support Team Geppetto & Occasions Catering:

Thursday, 10/15/2015 - Josh Carin Makes WBJ Power 100 List 

Geppetto Catering Founder; Josh Carin; makes Washington Business Journal’s Power 100!  See the full list: WBJ Power 100

Monday, 10/12/2015 - 

Purchase tickets for “Atlas Under the Big Top, not your usual gala” taking place this Friday, October 16th at the Atlas Performing Arts Center on H Street. Atlas Under the Big Top will be an exhilarating evening of dining, dancing, and performances celebrating the finest in artistic expression. This party is as unique as the Atlas itself. You’ll enjoy cuisine and drinks from celebrated H Street restaurants, breath-taking world-class performances, and a sparkling night of wonder throughout the historic building. Be a part of this remarkable event and support the Atlas and its community!”

Friday, 10/9/2015 - WBJ Top Corporate Philanthropy List

Geppetto Catering made the Washington Business Journal’s Top Corporate Philanthropists List!! Thank you to our hard working staff, their volunteer hours and the support of our community – we are thrilled to have made the list!! Celebrate with us at the 2015 Corporate Philanthropy Awards:

Tuesday, 10/6/2015 - Das Best Oktoberfest Baltimore MD 

Visit us at “Das Best Oktoberfest” in Baltimore this Saturday at M&T Bank Stadium Lots. Enjoy good beer, live bands and of course – our famous BBQ!!  Purchase tickets Here:

Friday, 10/2/2015 - October Monthly Special

October Specials are here! Order between the Chicken Stuffed with Peach Stuffing or the Mushroom Ravioli with Sage Cream Sauce. MMM!!

Thursday, 10/1/2015 - Farmers Markets Cancelled this Weekend 

Due to the weather, we will not be at the Farmers Markets this weekend. We look forward to seeing you next week when we return. Stay Safe! 

Wednesday, 9/30/2015 - Leadership Montgomery Homecoming 

It was a memorable evening at Leadership Montgomery’s Homecoming wishing longtime Founder & CEO; Esther Newman; a farewell & welcoming new President & CEO; C. Marie Taylor. See photos of the event held at the Silver Spring Civic Building:

Friday, 9/25/2015 - Feature in Washington Business Jounral's "Posh events in D.C. aren't free" by Carolyn Proctor 

Honored to be featured in this week’s Washington Business Journal! See the full article by Carolyn M. Proctor: “Posh events in D.C. aren’t free” – highlighting “some of the most high-end options available for the fanciest of galas.”

Thursday, 9/24/2015 - DAS BEST OKTOBERFEST

DAS BEST OKTOBERFEST is this weekend at National Harbor. Purchase your tickets here: Visit the Geppetto Catering tent for delicious barbecue to satisfy your belly. More info:

Monday, 9/21/2015 - Congrats to The Tower Companies

Congratulations to The Tower Companies for being awarded one of the “Healthiest Companies in the DC Area” by SmartCEO! 

Friday, 9/18/2015 - Pope Francis Visit to DC Planning and Preparation 

Not only are we expecting a crowded DC for when the Pope arrives next week, but there are also several other large events occurring in DC at the same time. As we prepare for longer traffic delays, additional security and populated streets, we ask you to please anticipate additional planning and attention to your catered events. Take a look at the road closures and timing of all of the Pope’s events during his visit at the official website: Pope Francis Visit

Thursday, 9/17/2015 - CVC of Montgomery County Annual Awards Luncheon

The CVC Annual Awards Luncheon is only 1 month away! Sponsorship opportunities and advertising is now available. Attend Corporate Volunteer Council of Montgomery County’s biggest event of the year.  More info: CVC Annual Awards Luncheon

Friday, 9/11/2015 - #NeverForget

Remembering the lives lost on 9/11/01. Thanking those who serve to keep us safe.  #NeverForget

Wednesday, 9/9/2015 - Georgetown Expo 

Having fun @guocaf Catering Expo!! #OCAFRocksEvents

Friday, 9/4/2015 - Labor Day Hours 

Our office will be closed Friday, September 4th at 12 pm – Monday, September 7th for the Labor Day Weekend. We will reopen Tuesday, September 8th at 8 am. Emergency? Please call us at 301-927-8800 x 27 or email Have a Happy & Safe Labor Day Weekend! 

Thursday, 9/3/2015 - CLB Light The Way 5K Countdown

9 More Days Until Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind’s 5th Annual Light The Way 5K! Register today for a Fun Walk/Run around Nationals Stadium supporting a great cause. Children up to 8 Years Old Can Sign Up For The Kids Fun Run! Register: CLB Light The Way 5K


Monday, 8/31/2015 - September Special 

Order our September Special! Grilled Chicken with Bourbon Peach Jus or Italian Sliced Grilled Skirt Steak with Cannoli’s for dessert. Full menu:

Wednesday, 8/26/2015 - CVC Back To School Blog 

It’s back to school time! While you prepare your children for back to school, consider supporting another child and family in need. The CVC’s “Back To School” Blog lists organizations you can donate to or volunteer at to support underserved students in your community:

Friday, 8/21/2015 - 1776

Gorgeous photos taken at the new 1776 space in Crystal City. 1776 is a global incubator and seed fund that believes startups can change the world. They build a global community to provide intellectual, social and financial capital for startups to succeed. The new 1776 space offers breathtaking views overlooking the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport with a modern feel and lounge atmosphere. See photos of the WBJ’s Healthiest Employers reception that was held there:  Geppetto Event Photos

Monday, 8/17/2015 – Destination DC Marketing Outlook Meeting

@destinationdc MOM. Aaron Nissen discusses how to market to millennials. "Change is the new norm" @itsdccool


Thursday, 8/13/2015 - Congrats David Friedman on 1st 30 at ADL  

Congratulations to David C. Friedman on your “1st 30” at Anti-Defamation League!  It was a memorable evening last night celebrating at the United States Navy Memorial. Geppetto Catering is proud to support ADL. Wishing the organization continued success in their efforts to make a change! 


Wednesday, 8/5/2015 – Phillips First Thursday

Itching for a road trip but don’t have the time to leave town? Come to the Phillips After 5 fifth annual Food Truck Fiesta! Taste food from around the country, hear live music, enjoy gallery talks and more at the Phillips After 5 Summer Road Trip event tomorrow!