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Special Occasions

Special Occasions


With over 400 acres of lush New York nature, hosting your special occasion at Edith Macy is an easy decision. Our experienced planner will relieve the stress of organizing and help with every step of the way in planning your event at this beautiful exclusive property.

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Corporate BBQ and Retreats 

Spend a relaxed, nature-filled day with your co-workers at our lakeside, enjoying plenty of fresh air, outdoor games and wholesome BBQ cuisine. Here, your minds are sharper, ideas are clearer, and discussions are more stimulating. 

For more structured retreats, you and your guests will enjoy a serene and relaxed environment where we’ve witnessed teams experience massive growth, strengthen relationships and work together to overcome challenges with customized activities. 

Have exclusive access to our main conference center or Gaterhing Place as you learn, grow, and explore as a group. With our IACC-certified meeting rooms and conference plans, this nature inspired location with plemty of amenities is where your team will thrive.  

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Edith Macy makes the perfect combination for a great destination and group-oriented lodging. All the elements, activities and amenities make it such a sought-after location for reunions and retreats of all types and sizes – from traditional family reunions, high school and class reunions, to church retreats, youth group retreats, and summer camps. 

We have been hosting reunions for years and have perfected the art of providing peaceful lodging, creative spaces, and custom designed programs for your memorable event. Most importantly we provide friendly and knowledgeable support and advice regarding all aspects of your reunion, while always keeping your budget in mind. 

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Let the beautiful property of Edith Macy be a part of your special day.

When hosting a special event at Edith Macy Center, such as your wedding, child’s bar/bat mitzvah or daughter’s sweet sixteen, you can rent the Kinderhaus and adjacent Lakeside area and hire your own licensed caterer to service your event.


Make the Lakeside at Edith Macy your annual family gathering tradition for birthdays or reunions. With our barbecue menus, indoor and outdoor games, fire pits and s'more, you'll feel like you in your own backyard, without any of the work! Our personal celebration specialists can be involved as little or as much as you prefer.