EVENTS

Marilyn has produced and hosted hundreds of parties for celebrities, film stars, directors, producers, and renowned writers and poets. With over two decades of experience, Marilyn brings a unique level of knowledge and training when planning and envisioning your event. Your special occasion will be executed by someone who understands that hospitality is the foundation for any memorable event. In addition to the the San Francisco Bay Area, Sonoma, and Napa Valley, she has produced events in Los Angeles and New York. You can always trust Marilyn’s aesthetics and menu planning with her experience working in the kitchen at Alice Water’s famed Chez Panisse Restaurant and Café.

Marilyn is on a mission to create beautiful and unforgettable corporate events, weddings, social parties, and non-profit events. Her expertise comes from experience and knowledge that passion and heart are the foundations for all good things, including your event. Marilyn’s cosmopolitan lifestyle enables her to bring a level of sophistication and aesthetics to her work. In addition, Marilyn has created strong and positive relationships with the best vendors in the Bay Area and beyond, leaving you with no stress and only the best.

We are committed to impeccable design, coordination and event production. With our experience, knowledge and contacts you can relax and join the fun!

What People are saying about Marilyn Coyote Events

“If you’re a pizza lover, don’t miss the pizza-making class with Marilyn Coyote. We had a group of 15 people, and everyone had a wonderful time. Her expertise and enthusiasm for crafting the perfect pizza are contagious, making it a delightful and informative experience. Prepare to impress your taste buds!”
~ Jennifer Brown, Benchmark Destinations

“What a wonderful team event hosted at Williams-Sonoma’s original store with Marilyn, who is sharing what she loves to do, and you can’t help but smile with her! Marilyn loves to entertain and create a special team experience filled with team fun, laughs, and, of course, good food and drinks! In every detail from the initial mocktail to the final bite of the tastiest dessert you have ever experienced, our team of 8 felt pampered, educated, and full! Please keep Marilyn in mind for all team gatherings, she can create a one-of-a-kind experience for each group she encounters on her food tours.”
~ Jamie Clouse, Genentech

“Marilyn has helped me plan a variety of events at my Fifth Avenue apartment in New York City. Each time, our guests have been dazzled by the results. She is a wonderful listener and helps shape and enhance my vision till it is a perfect result. Marilyn is one of the most creative people that I know and I always love working with her. I can’t begin to express how much I appreciate her tremendous talent. Thank you Marilyn.”
~ Chris Wasserstein, philanthropist

“Marilyn is a hugely talented chef who combines delicious dishes with exquisite style, whether it’s an informal or formal gathering. She can accommodate any food sensitivities and any cuisine to suit her client’s needs and desires. I unconditionally recommend her for employment. Happy Eating!”
~ Serena Mondavi Ventura, Wine and Food Enthusiast

“I have worked with Marilyn on many occasions and have always been able to count on her excellent sense of aesthetics, her keenly trained palate, her skilled understanding of social tempo, and her overall knowledge of how to make a party, dinner, or any type of social function run seamlessly.”
~ Peg Smith, co-founder of Cowgirl Creamery and former Café Chef of Chez Panisse

“If you’re a pizza lover, don’t miss the pizza-making class with Marilyn Coyote. We had a group of 15 people, and everyone had a wonderful time. Her expertise and enthusiasm for crafting the perfect pizza are contagious, making it a delightful and informative experience. Prepare to impress your taste buds!”
~ Jennifer Brown, Benchmark Destinations

“What a wonderful team event hosted at Williams-Sonoma’s original store with Marilyn, who is sharing what she loves to do, and you can’t help but smile with her! Marilyn loves to entertain and create a special team experience filled with team fun, laughs, and, of course, good food and drinks! In every detail from the initial mocktail to the final bite of the tastiest dessert you have ever experienced, our team of 8 felt pampered, educated, and full! Please keep Marilyn in mind for all team gatherings, she can create a one-of-a-kind experience for each group she encounters on her food tours.”
~ Jamie Clouse, Genentech

“Marilyn has helped me plan a variety of events at my Fifth Avenue apartment in New York City. Each time, our guests have been dazzled by the results. She is a wonderful listener and helps shape and enhance my vision till it is a perfect result. Marilyn is one of the most creative people that I know and I always love working with her. I can’t begin to express how much I appreciate her tremendous talent. Thank you Marilyn.”
~ Chris Wasserstein, philanthropist

“Marilyn is a hugely talented chef who combines delicious dishes with exquisite style, whether it’s an informal or formal gathering. She can accommodate any food sensitivities and any cuisine to suit her client’s needs and desires. I unconditionally recommend her for employment. Happy Eating!”
~ Serena Mondavi Ventura, Wine and Food Enthusiast

“I have worked with Marilyn on many occasions and have always been able to count on her excellent sense of aesthetics, her keenly trained palate, her skilled understanding of social tempo, and her overall knowledge of how to make a party, dinner, or any type of social function run seamlessly.”
~ Peg Smith, co-founder of Cowgirl Creamery and former Café Chef of Chez Panisse