When you need to cater for a specific event, there will be many options available to you and not only might you have many different companies able to offer their services, but there will also be many different snacks that you yourself can prepare.
By taking the latter route and catering for your own event, not only might you save a great deal of money, but you are also likely to be able to be far more specific about the type of food you provide for guests as well as just how interesting you make your food.
However, the majority of buffets will still be fairly unappealing and whilst many feel the need to play it safe with egg sandwiches and sausage rolls, those that do are also likely to find that they spend far more than they need to on food that will mostly go to waste.
However, there are also plenty of very appetising solutions that can be made very easily and at a low cost. Sushi is one example, and since the majority of the appeal of sushi is in the rice and seaweed, both of which can be picked up at a low cost, the filling can be made to suit, with many different fillings being able to be added within the rise and nori. Furthermore, many different styles of sushi can be created with the same ingredients and whilst you may only use a limited number of fillings, you can make them look and seem very, very different.
Another option is buying bakeware sets and making your own desserts. Whether you opt to make your own cupcakes or even more elaborate desserts, the majority of desserts can be created with very few ingredients. Furthermore, since you can ice such items yourself, you will be able to create far more interesting desserts that are decorated with an exact event in mind.
As such, just the right rolling mat for sushi and the right baking equipment could alone offer you are a far easier and cheaper way to cater for any occasion.