The driving force behind the company is the Duo of Lisa and Umphrey Jackson. For over 20 years, they have worked in the Catering and Event planning industry, building strong relationships with event vendors and venues in Miami, Ft Lauderdale, Key Largo, and across the US. In the process, thier reputation for original ideas, amazing food,great service , and acute attention to details has grown.
Whether you’re planning a wedding ,a birthday party or corporate event for 15 guests or 1,500,
LJ's Event and Catering will work with you to create an experience that exudes comfortable elegance and impeccable taste.
And on the day of your event, the menu stands out for freshness and quality have used only the finest ingredients. Our staff will provide your guests with personalized service and our Planners step quietly into the background so you can sparkle in the spotlight—thanks to meticulous preparation.
Umphrey & Lisa Jackson
L J’s Events and Catering
Caterer/Event planner/Wedding Consultant/Decorator
Licensed & Insured
County Certified Vendor
LJ's Catering is the leading wedding & event planning in the Miami-Dade/ Key largo area,founded in 2005 by Umphrey & Lisa Jackson Specializing in elevated and exceptional celebrations, we recognize that each event is an extraordinary occasions and requires experienced creativity, enthusiasm, and adherence to every detail. We work mindfully with every client to understand their vision and bring it to life, from the initial planning stages to the execution of the event, creating stunning visual experiences that leaves a lasting impression on clients and their guests, paying close attention to every detail of the event, including catering, staffing, decorating, lighting, floral design and impressive table scapes.
Lisa, earned her BA in Business Management from St. Thomas University and has over 35 years experiences in Management and Staffing.Her success is built on listening. She takes the time to fully understand her clients’ preferences, goals and ideas. As a result, your event will feel intimate and personal—and you’ll create memories that you and your guests will cherish forever.
Umphrey, has a background in Staging and Lighting .He has set up events for some of the biggest name in the music industry, as well as sports and corporate events. Umphrey takes a thoughtful and artistic approach to develop memorable experiences that invoke emotions,lively conversations and unforgetable moments.
Together they have opened a restaurant in the Homestead,FL area, and was featured in the Food section of the Miami-Herald. After the article was published in The Herald ,success was inevitable. Thier brand became synonymous with great quality food and amazing customer service, which led to thier rapid growth . LJ's has had the honor to Cater and Event plan over 1000 weddings,100's of quinces, two superbowls and countless corporate events.
Check out Our reception, rehearsal Dinner options and Brunch Options on our menu page