The Difference Between Pit-Style and Pot-Style Clambakes

People have been holding clambakes on sandy American beaches for over 2,000 years, and Woodman’s has been catering these events for over a century, since 1914. While the traditional option is a pit-style clambake, we offer pot-style bakes, which are just as delicious, a lot more convenient, and can be made almost anywhere. What Is […]

Catering Tips: How to Host a Clambake on a Budget

Clambakes are a unique way to bring everyone together over a meal. Guests can enjoy the flavors of the sea alongside favorites such as corn, mussels, potatoes, and of course, lots of butter. The following catering tips will show you how to enjoy a favorite New England tradition without spending a fortune. What to Expect […]

Clambake Weddings

For a couple planning a wedding, a clambake gives the ‘chill vibe’ feel that is uniquely New England. Maureen Woodman of Woodman’s of Essex talks about ways to incorporate clambake culture into a wedding or rehearsal dinner. Listen or read more to find out about clambake weddings. John Maher: Hi. I’m John Maher, and I’m […]

5 Ways Professional Catering Can Elevate Your Christmas Party Experience

Want to enjoy your Christmas party instead of doing all the hard work of hosting it? Here’s how professional catering can help.

Start New Thanksgiving Traditions with a Seafood Extravaganza

Thanksgiving doesn’t have to be all turkey and mashed potatoes. Start new traditions this year by planning a catered seafood extravaganza – and let us do all the work!

What Makes a Killer Backyard BBQ?

BBQ season is right around the corner. Here are some tips and tricks to make your backyard BBQ easy and fun for yourself and your guests.

4 Secrets for a Successful Backyard Clambake

Worried about hosting a backyard clambake? Check out these four secrets to a successful backyard clambake and kick the summer off on the right foot.

Winter Catering Ideas

Winter lends itself to unique and delicious food. For your next cold-weather event, check out these fun winter catering ideas.

Events Perfect for Fried Clam Catering

Need an excuse to have fried clam catering? These events are perfect for this New England tradition. Call Woodman’s today.

Catering and Food Safety

Learn about catering and food safety and how we can help ensure that your catered event is hot, fresh, and delicious.