The JDK Group Catering & Events

We are a Harrisburg-based catering & events company that serves Central Pennsylvania and the surrounding areas including: York, Lancaster, Carlisle, Gettysburg and Beyond.

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RELATIONSHIPS FIRST

At The JDK Group Catering & Events, our team realizes that every event is a cherished moment to celebrate. We believe that no matter the size or function -- from a small corporate catered dinner to an over-the-top mitzvah -- it is crucial to build a meaningful relationship first.  Our people-focused philosophy helps us to understand your purpose in order to create a stress-free event designed around your needs.

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WORKING FOR YOU

We have celebrated with thousands of people throughout our 25 year journey in the catering and event industry and our mission still remains the same. Our one goal is to serve you and your guests by producing a flawless event. This begins with execution in mind from the aid of our catering, combat-trained team of event storytellers. They will create a comprehensive proposal detailing the services necessary to produce your special event.

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PASSION DRIVES US

The passionate and talented team members we employ have become our greatest asset. Our people take priority when it comes to investing back into the business. We hyperfocus on in-house training and industry education to propel our passion to produce events and serve our clients. Because of this, we could never truly put a price on the value of our people and it’s one of the many reasons why we will never compromise our service standards.

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CREDIBILITY YOU DESERVE

For over 25 years, The JDK Group team continues to evolve our services to meet the catering and event needs of our clients and the communities of Harrisburg, Lancaster, and York. Since our early beginnings in hospitality, we have annually given back to the local community through service and event contributions, employed multiple industry-accredited and award-winning talent, received local and international accolades, and produced over 20,000 events.

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What We Bring to The Table


We are more than just your typical catering & events company . We believe that our responsibility is to provide people with a vision of what an event can be. It’s not about finding the easy route, which is why our planning process originates by connecting all the components necessary to create a flawless event. With capabilities of planning a celebration, big or small, it is our honor, not privilege, to serve you.

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We Deliver the Unexpected Every Time

Who We Are


From planning your catering menu to custom floral design, our creative and professional team of event storytellers is trained in all areas of event services to ensure every detail of your event is covered.  We will consistently serve your event needs through our skills in producing corporate events, galas, private in-home parties, bar/bat mitzvahs, wedding celebrations, destination functions, and large-scale productions.

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The JDK Groups produces the Flagger Force Holiday Party Every Year in Middletown, PA Catering in Harrisburg, Lancaster and York
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VENUES


Location is everything when planning a function. The JDK Group Catering & Events has produced events in over 50 venues in the Harrisburg, Lancaster, and York regions and beyond. Don’t be shy.  Use their expertise to your benefit.  Find your next location for your special celebration.

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Weddings at The Farm at Eagles Ridge

From the blog

Copper + Merlot Fall Wedding Photo Shoot


It may be the beginning of the year, but we’re already preparing for Fall weddings!

Vineyards are a classic location for elegant, intimate weddings. Get inspired and picture what your vineyard wedding could look like by viewing this fall wedding photo shoot – captured by Tina Jay Photography, featured on WeddingChicks

Copper + Merlot Fall Wedding Photo Shoot

Events, Weddings, Celebrations- 2015 in Review


2015 was a busy (…but exciting!) year here at The JDK Group. We have welcomed amazing talent to our team including:  Joshua “Jay” Varga as our Executive Chef, Lindsay Meekins as our Director of Operations, Erika Hegedus as our Creative Director, Nicole Schlesman as an Event Coordinator, and Shaq Glover

Events, Weddings, Celebrations- 2015 in Review

Cruz into a Holiday Celebration


On December 12, 2015, an industry-leading Traffic Control Services Company, Flagger Force, sent 250 employees “Cruzan” through an end of the year appreciation celebration.  To thank the company’s employees for all of their hard work, The JDK Group was asked to design and carry out a holiday party that was

Cruz into a Holiday Celebration