meetings & events

the catering outfit, formerly shebeen catering, has been serving charlottesville area business, non profits and the university of virginia for 15+ years. we offer both social and corporate parties, exciting menu options, including farmers market inspired brunch, bountiful buffet luncheons, casual picnics, and artisan barbeque. we are a contracted caterer with the university of virginia and are on the preferred vendor list for many charlottesville special event venues, including uva colonnade club, old metropolitan hall, blue ridge farm, king family vineyards, belle haven estate, and panorama farms.


executive bag lunches

we offer a unique bag lunch program for groups of 12 to 1,000. with 9 different sandwich selections, 9 different salads, 6 sides to choose from and individual beverages, your guests are sure to have options! for groups of 12 to 50, individuals build their own personal, bagged lunch. for larger groups, coordinators can select up to five different lunch options to feed the masses. all served in an easy to carry lunch bag (or box!).


social events

cocktail receptions, intimate dinner party, birthday, anniversary, holiday, backyard barbecue or casual get together with family and friends, whatever the occasion, we’ll be there to take care of the details. allowing you to relax and enjoy being the host is our priority. life is full of occasions, and we’ll work with you to create a menu and an atmosphere sure to please palates and impress guests.

some of our corporate clients

uva law school foundation, cfa, woodberry forest, uva school of architecture, mcintire school of commerce, uva continuing medical education, uva women's rowing team, snl financial, uva alumni association, vdot, boys and girls club of charlottesville, the jefferson institute, blue ridge school.


artisan barbeque

we love barbeque done right. and we do it right.  from our artisan smoker of hickory and fruit woods comes your next whole smoked pig, bone in chicken, pulled pork, and beef brisket. and barbeque isn't barbeque without the fixin's. we'll take care of that too. we can even bring along our smoker to weddings, graduations, football games, family dinners, or your next non-profit fundraisers. it's a fun and personal touch to your next special occasion.