Born in 1971 by Bill and Frances Van-Helsdingen, as Home Style Catering. Bill an immigrant of the Netherlands and Baker by trade, completed events at local service clubs including the Knights of Columbus. The company was taken over by Peter Van-Helsdingen after graduating from Niagara College Hotel and Restaurant Management Program. In 1995 the company was incorporated as Feastivities Events and Catering. Peter's Passion is teaching to hospitality students at Niagara College, in the past at George Brown, or one of his speaking engagements at catering and event conferences, in the areas of Event Planning and Advanced Food Safety Certification. “There is nothing better when I travel and I see students working in the hospitality business; be it in the kitchens or front desk and their shared enthusiasm for this business we call hospitality". The company has now grown, due to the work ethic and customer service provided by the employees to Niagara’s Largest Event Planning and Catering Service.