Fresh, Progressive & Chef Driven
The RK Group caters to clients’ every need and taste, and knows how to make food the star of any event. We have ensured the finest quality cuisine to please palates for over 75 years, and are continually committed to delivering unique food, beverage and operational excellence at thousands of events each year, whether sophisticated global flavors or down-home comfort cooking is on the menu. We prepare great experiences every day at social and civic galas, corporate and sporting events, weddings and private parties, delivering great event catering, made special.
We are dedicated to creating fun, fond memories and serving quality, creativity and extraordinary care to every guest, at every event, every time. From classic to contemporary recipes, we’re comfortable to catering to your every whim, and for any size table you set.
We’ve grown to serve thousands of annual events by making each truly extraordinary, and we specialize in catering for charity galas, non-profit fundraisers, civic events and soirees for thousands of guests. With our accent on outstanding cuisine and distinctive service for over seven decades, clients count on Rosemary’s Catering for the most fabulous times of their lives. We keep them coming back for more, year after year, by serving consistent quality and flexible options with unique flair.
Social & Civic Galas
Corporate & Sporting Events
Thousands of Options, Millions of Possibilities
The RK Group established its integrated specialty event service provider more than 30 years ago, to help clients create an event that is totally theirs, and totally unique. Illusions Tents, Rentals & Event Design is a one-stop destination for distinctive décor and event design solutions that delivers quality, trendsetting structures and furnishings appropriate for all of life’s great events. We offer the widest array of classic and contemporary selections, everything from flooring to ceilings, and provide a staggering selection of stylish and sophisticated flatware, china, linen, floral, sculptural, and other tasteful details. Beyond the thousands of options and millions of possibilities, we have in-house event production and custom design capabilities and the latest technology to make any vision come to life.
Table Scape Design
From dance floors to tent ceilings we have your every event detail covered. We provide a vast array of furniture, seating and tableware options; custom and customized furniture like gazebos, archways, alters, bars and canopies; and hundreds of sophisticated, modern options for linen, china, flatware and décor accents.
We have specialized in destination management services for the hospitality and convention industries for more than 25 years, and provide comprehensive destination management capabilities founded on deep market insights, vendor relationships and client customization. We are a one-stop destination for effectiveness, efficiency and facilitation of every aspect of off-site major event programs.
Our tenured team of hospitality industry professionals have the ideas and market expertise to ensure premiere conventions, conferences, meetings and gatherings of any size, and they’re always collaborating to advance each client’s strategic objectives, attendee engagement and brand enhancement.
Our community experts provide unlimited opportunities for convention, retreat and event guests to explore their new surroundings, attend themed events, book keynote entertainers or coordinate team building experiences driven to deliver unforgettable experiences for clients visiting various North American cities.
Themed events & VIP activities
Adventures & Encounters
Tours & Team-building events
Turnkey Solutions Serving the Hospitality Industry
The RK Group offers ‘White Label’ services to develop, manage and operate the food and beverage programs at leading hotels. We provide a winning trifecta for the hospitality industry, delivering food, beverage and operational excellence to enhance the experience for hotel guests. Our programs also help hospitality providers set and maintain attractive standards for their food and beverage programs, maximize profitable operations, quickly respond to the changing needs of area markets, while seamlessly delivering food and beverage banquet catering services.
Bar & Beverage Service
The RK Group operates as a trusted partner for full-spectrum food and beverage excellence, allowing great hospitality providers to simplify operational complexity and concentrate on other aspects of their guests’ stay experience.
The RK Group is also known for its long record of venue service excellence while operating exclusively at some of the nations most distinguished venues, events centers and museums. We first started event catering services at the University of Texas’ Etter-Harbin Alumni Center in Austin in 1990, at the Capitol Grill at the Texas Capitol in 1994, and at the Bob Bullock Texas History Museum in 2001.
We continue to provide exclusive venue services at these locations 20-30 years later, and have added others over the years inside and outside of Texas, and across the U.S. The RK Group partnered with the Kentucky Derby Museum in Louisville in 2019 for exclusive event catering and daily food service excellence at the Derby Cafe and began serving guests of The Red Berry Estate in San Antonio in 2020.
Historic Sunset Station spans over 10 acres, offering a distinctive collection of exciting event and entertainment venues overlooking the downtown San Antonio skyline, offering unique flexible event spaces with architectural grandeur and cultural heritage.
The Valencia Group
Responding Quickly to Sustain and Shelter
Leveraging our deep experience with on-location catering, equipment rentals, destination management and hospitality services, our multi-disciplinary incident teams deliver dedicated management and enhanced logistics capability for CONUS and OCONUS operations, aiding federal, state and municipal government agencies and their primary contractors.
We stand ready to provide industrial scale mobile kitchens with supporting cold-chain storage; temporary billeting and operations structures for evacuees and recovery personnel; field food service facilities like cafeterias and dining halls, food preparation and inventory distribution facilities; equipment, furniture and supplies; camp hygiene operations; and transportation services from personnel bussing to logistical support.
A FEMA SUB-CONTRACTOR TO SUPPORT FOOD AND SHELTER AT 13 EASTERN SEABOARD STATES
PRIOR CONTRACT WORK WITH TEXAS’ DOT, PROVIDING AID TO THE STATE’S EMERGENCY RESPONSE SERVICES TEAM
TEMPORARY RESIDENTIAL SHELTER CARE FOR FAMILY GROUPS, PROVIDING FOOD SERVICES AND OTHER RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Our disaster recovery support team fields and operates provisional life support facilities that sustain relocated and displaced people, as well as those responding to and facilitating recovery following natural disasters and civil disruptions. An integrated member of The RK Group, we can respond within 48 hours of activation to provide emergency and contingency assistance with temporary food services, shelter operations and facility support services.
Breaking Bread, While Breaking Ground
Fueling a hungry workforce through catering breakfast, lunch and dinner can boost employee productivity, happiness and longevity. The RK Group also caters to providing value-added employee benefits for corporate clients seeking to attract and retain talent, while feeding the company’s energy, engagement and collaboration.
Our team specializes in customizing the corporate meal service experience to address each company’s distinct needs, culture and environment towards ensuring optimized value add to the employee work experience. Our Austin team alone serves more than 1,200 employees daily at high-tech companies to deliver the quality and culinary innovation digital innovators desire for improved morale and engagement.
We are experts at nourishing corporate culture and serving the sustenance needed for collaboration, creativity, community and growth. We take great pride in elevating employee happiness through creative, custom catering while helping organizations get more bang for their perk bucks.
Attract & Retain Talent
Ensure Every Event Blooms Beautifully
Our florists design and deliver style that is always blooming with breathtaking results, creating distinctive event arrangements, centerpieces, table displays and other appropriate accents. We harvest nature’s best from around the world with a fresh perspective to enhance the beauty of every event theme and venue, bringing forth the colors, lushness and aromas for a lingering scent of greatness.
Centerpieces & ceremony arrangements
Bouquets and boutonnieres
Floral arbors and alters
Event Displays & Accents
From contemporary aesthetics to sophisticated, traditional compositions we specialize in customizing designs to suit the needs and desires of our clients, as well as their event goals.
Brighten Your Dreams
Our lighting designers and engineers expertly enhance the mood for every event with illumination. We can reinforce elegance with chandeliers, pump up the power with strobes and spots, or promote brands with customized gobos. From candles to can lights for ambiance, or stage lighting to A/V accents for broadcast, we can hold a spotlight on every client’s needs and aspirations.
Whatever the occasion, theme or taste, we have the equipment and design specialists here to help you shine.
Stage & Task
Strategic corporate meetings
We specialize in strategic production management for professional conferences and meetings and produce dynamic meetings and events that facilitate attendee engagement while delivering on our client’s strategic objectives. Our planning and meeting professionals have the years of experience it takes to pull off flawless conventions, meetings, fundraisers, association meetings and gatherings of any size.
ATTENDEE REGISTRATION & LOGISTICS
Contracts & Negotiations
Venue and hotel management
Event content & Speakers
We offer turnkey solutions for event planning and gatherings of any size, and can work with you from initial site selection services through event content production, vendor negotiations and event promotion to ensure a great professional gathering.
From Concept to Creation
The RK Group employs a creative group of designers, entertainment production, digital marketing and communications professionals who specialize in visual, entertainment, technology and marketing solutions for varied events and campaigns. Our design and marketing teams provide a range of visual communications and event design services; digital marketing and communications services; media relations and event promotion services – supporting our family of companies as well as event industry and corporate clients, as well as The RK Group’s family of specialized service companies.
We harness a broad spectrum of design disciplines, providing creative and innovative services in digital design such as web and print design, renderings, interactive, and multimedia experiences. We also operate as a full-service public relations agency that helps events and brands connect with their audiences, specialized in serving the holistic needs of hospitality, entertainment, corporate and lifestyle clients. We’re driven to help companies and brands best attract and engage, maintain relevance, communicate compelling narratives, and generate advocacy.
Our team helps optimize reach and impact for campaigns and before, during and after events.
Large Format Printing
Whatever it takes to Move You
Need a limo or sedan for VIP transport or airport pick-up, vans for tour groups or a buses for larger gatherings? The RK Group has the perfect fleet of clean, modern vehicles available to transport guests to any event or venue, and we use only professional drivers to ensure arriving in style and convenience is part of every journey.
Shuttles & Sprinters
We can help make a great first impression with pre-arranged transportation from airport to hotels and from hotels to event venues, or while guiding unforgettable tours, encounters and dine-arounds. We’ll help you and your guests relax while ferried by professional, local drivers in well-maintained, climate-controlled buses, vans, sedans and limousines.
No Problem, Our Pleasure
Anything else you need? We can arrange almost any of the smaller details that support great events and great experiences. Our diverse team of talented professionals and strong partnerships with other like-minded organizations deliver the same quality services clients expect from The RK Group.
From valet services for your big event to babysitting and planned children’s activates, we are here to handle every conceivable event need. We have the experience and partner relationships to get it done flawlessly, regardless of what the ‘it’ may be for any given occasion.
Videography & photography services
Creative services and event marketing
From Idea to reality in a print
More than a print shop, the Print Lab is a place where you can turn your projects into reality. Large format printing, vinyl prints, event backdrops, and much more are available to you for your event or project. Full color digitally printed banners, logo walls, posters and backlit displays are just a part of what we offer. If you're looking for a full service, we also offer professional installation, so that you can make the most out of your print investment. If you've got print needs that most print labs don't offer, we have specialty print solutionsas well.
Large Format Prints
Graphic Design Services
Our print services are always growing, and always offering new and exciting ways to bring your ideas to reality. Vehicle wrapping, storefront window clings,everything can be customized, modified, mounted and installed.
EVENT TENTING SOLUTIONS FOR ANY OCCASION
National Structures & Event Support serves events across the country and across a spectrum of excellence, with regional offices and personnel supporting sales and operations. No event is too large, too complex, or too far away. Our team has an earned reputation for accuracy, efficiency and consistency, and our tenting services encompass management, planning, custom design & branding and logistical support. We can handle everything from getting the tent top raised to ensuring every table top is fashionably dressed.
We have a full range of quality temporary structure products, ready for deployment and assembly virtually anywhere, which we can stage, support and staff.
SOLUTIONS for operations & industry
We specialize in comprehensive food services and culinary/hospitality management for dining facilities of all kinds, as well as event catering services. We also deliver sustenance & hygiene solutions to field environments across the contiguous U.S. and North America, while supporting expedited, high-volume and extended deployments. We have unique expertise and experience serving multiple clients and agencies, access to a strong roster of chefs and a unique fleet of mobile commercial kitchens dishwashers, as well as other culinary, sanitation and catering support assets. We are also known for a variety of front of house (FOH) hospitality services related to food services and catering & the management of dining facilities, including janitorial and sanitation services. Primary government services include, among others:
Mobile Food Services
Food Service Contractors
Emergency & Other Relief Services