The Classic Maine Wedding

Weddings by Black Tie

Casual or formal, small and intimate or large and lavish— Black Tie’s event planners will help plan your wedding reception down to the smallest detail.

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Simplified Social Events

Social events and parties by Black Tie

With your vision to guide us, we can simplify the exciting, often overwhelming challenge of planning and hosting any catered event.

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Fully Custom Corporate Events

Corporate event catering and planning by Black Tie

Whether it is a company picnic, a convention, or an elegant cocktail party, we will help you strike just the right the tone for your corporate event or fundraiser.

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Black Tie News

News and updates about our local collaborations, partnerships, new businesses and unique offerings - all those things that make us simply remarkable, can be found here.





A great celebration helps us all make it through a snowy, cold winter! The Black Tie Company prepares every party, corporate or social, exactly to your liking and serves it graciously at your home, business, favorite private location or at one of our distinctive venues.
Book your date today. See our full list of sample menus.


Learn from the best - the Chefs at The Black Tie Company! Our hands-on and demonstration cooking classes are taught in our professional kitchen in the local community. Each class is lead by one of our catering chefs.

Union Kitchen

All you need is BT. We offer gourmet dinners to-go, catering, grab-n-go breakfasts, hot & cold sandwiches, rustic pizza by the slice, soups & salads, cheeses & produce, bakery treats, espresso bar, retail beer & wine AND free parking and wifi! Conveniently located in Portland's Old Port. See our Menu. See our Daily Specials.


Your wedding. Your event of a lifetime. One of most important decisions you will make is selecting an Event Planner. Weddings are at the heart of our business and our Planners have years of experience creating them with brilliance and beauty. From your initial inquiry, to the moment your last guest departs, they will be there to manage every detail. See some of their unique creations.


Be ready for a rush of euphoria. Our Head Pastry Chef, Kim Retus, is beyond amazing. She infuses creativity and passion to every sweet that comes out of our kitchen. Call and place your order to pick up at The Union Wharf Market in Portland’s Old Port or Pineland Farms Market in New Gloucester.


The Black Tie Company offers you and your guests a fully licensed and insured bar. Whether a classic favorite, a hard to find beer or wine, an upscale martini bar or mojitos on the beach, The Black Tie Company and it’s experienced bar and beverage staff can accommodate any type of event at your location. If you need help creating a signature cocktail, we can help with that, too.

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