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Holiday Catering & Party Planning

Plan to party like a pro this holiday season with tips from the Valley’s wining and dining experts.

Adams Fairacre FarmsCurry EstateDaffodils Gift ShoppeDaily Planet Diner,
Red Line Diner
Field TripGracie’s LuncheonetteLola’s Café & Gourmet CateringMcKinney & Doyle Fine Foods Café and BakeryMirbeau Inn & Spa RhinebeckPamela’s Traveling FeastThe RoundhouseSmoky Rock BBQ

Impress your guests with culinary delicacies: Adams Fairacre Farms

Adams has been offering farm-fresh food since 1919 when Ralph and Mary Adams purchased 50 acres of farmland in Poughkeepsie. In 1933, they opened their first roadside farmstand. Adams grew to include locations in Poughkeepsie, Kingston, Newburgh, Wappinger, and Middletown. Beyond its award-winning catering, Adams offers gourmet cheeses, hand-cut meats, and other culinary delicacies that are sure to make any occasion memorable. Browse our stores for specialty candy, chocolates, and gift baskets, and pick up colorful flowers for a festive table. Visit for more information and to find the store nearest you.

Adams Fairacre Farms
Locations in Kingston, Newburgh, Poughkeepsie, Wappinger Falls, and Middletown

Celebrate the holidays in a very special way: Curry Estate

It’s that special time of year when everyone wants to spend time baking bread with family and friends to celebrate the holidays. Restaurant Six at Curry Estate (formerly Le Chambord) is an exquisite setting to enjoy your next holiday event or to experience a memorable dinner with those you care about most. The Curry Girls — the new, six-sister ownership group — have updated the vibe, bringing an exciting energy to each event and dining experience. They offer a warm and intimate setting to enjoy fresh, delicious food with a delightful array of wines and spirits. Restaurant Six combines Hudson Valley fare, European ambiance, and the Curry Girls’ warmth and hospitality that’s sure to be the best gift you give yourself this season.

Curry Estate
2737 Rte 52
Hopewell Junction

Capture picture-perfect holiday memories: Daffodils Gift Shoppe

Capture special memories this holiday season ensuring your little ones are camera ready wearing one of our velvet dresses, faux fur coats, and fun holiday prints. Plan to impress your hosts by gifting a one-of-a-kind Hot Squash velvet pumpkin or homeware offerings like iconic Thymes Frazier Fur scented candles and diffusers. Add a touch of whimsey with the popular Jellycat, plush holiday bears, poinsettias, reindeer, and now the new plush ornaments, perfect for gifting or adorning a package or tree. Finally, settle in with Barefoot Dreams soft blankets, wraps, and loungewear. We have what you need this holiday season for you and those you love. Our complimentary gift wrapping makes your season even brighter.

Daffodils Gift Shoppe
43 Eastdale Ave North 

Spend the holidays with fun, comfort, and farm fresh food: Daily Planet Diner, Red Line Diner

Thanksgiving is just weeks away. Let us help take the pressure off and allow you to have a peaceful, enjoyable holiday. Order your holiday pies, cakes, and cookies from one of our in-house bakeries. Bring your family in on Thanksgiving Day and enjoy a delicious turkey dinner with all the traditional side dishes. Or…order your dinner to go. All you have to do is set the table, light the candles, and enjoy! On Christmas Eve, come in and enjoy our annual “Feast of the 7 Fishes.” It’s a holiday tradition! Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, New Year’s Eve, and New Year’s Day…we’ve got you covered! Lots of holiday specials and surprises — make your reservations and relax!

Daily Planet Diner, Lagrangeville
Red Line Diner, Fishkill

Make your event charming and memorable: Field Trip

Field Trip may be best known for its Hudson Naturals handmade soap and skincare line among other handcrafted unique finds, but Field Trip is more than its exceptional products; this purveyor of handmade goods also offers equally unique and versatile venue options for celebrating. From its cozy Speakeasy hidden gem for intimate gatherings of up to 20 that features a vintage atmosphere reminiscent of the Prohibition era to a spacious Urban Backyard that blends urban flair with a touch of nature for up to 100 guests, you’re sure to find the perfect space for your gathering. Contact us with any questions or inquiries about availability. We’re here to help you create memorable events.

Field Trip
113 Liberty St

Say goodbye to holiday stress: Gracie’s Luncheonette

Don’t let holiday cooking stress you out! Take advantage of the offerings from your local restaurants and bakeries so that you can spend the holiday enjoying time with family and friends. Gracie’s offers special-order bakery items at all times of the year — and especially during the holiday season! We offer fresh donuts, cookies, cake truffles, pies, and cakes. We make all of our bakery items from scratch, from the pie dough to the fillings, frostings, and everything in between! We are committed to local sourcing whenever possible — we even roast local pumpkins for our pumpkin pies, so you can feel good about supporting your community through the desserts you include on your dining table.

Gracie’s Luncheonette
969 Main St

Bring local flare to seasonal dishes: Lola’s Café & Gourmet Catering

In the Hudson Valley, every food has its season. Using local, fresh ingredients makes meals taste even better. At Lola’s Catering, a full-service, boutique-style catering company, menus are custom designed with the highest quality local ingredients to give any party a local flare. The expansive catering menu is perfect for any occasion, whether small or large, formal, or informal. Lola’s lets you blend traditional and ethnic fare to make your celebrations truly your own! Work with an experienced and trustworthy staff to create an experience that leaves a lasting impression. Lola’s has been voted by WeddingWire as one of the top wedding caterers in the area 10 years in a row. Come check out Lola’s Café in its two locations, in New Paltz and Poughkeepsie!

Lola’s Café & Gourmet Catering
131 Washington St

49 Main St 
New Paltz   

Serious food in a not so serious atmosphere: McKinney & Doyle Fine Foods Café and Bakery

Since 1986, diners have been feasting on this casual café’s delectable small plates and delicious desserts. Award-winning cocktails, dinner menu, and brunch also tantalize in a relaxed pub atmosphere. Dine Tuesday through Sunday; bakery and juice bar are open seven days a week.

McKinney & Doyle Fine Foods Café and Bakery
10 Charles Colman Blvd

Who do locals choose for party help? Mirbeau Inn & Spa Rhinebeck

Mirbeau Inn & Spa Rhinebeck invites you to host your next event on property and delight in our philosophy of balancing life with wellness and indulgence. Located right in the heart of Rhinebeck, host your next holiday party, bridal shower, baby shower, intimate wedding, birthday celebration, or any other special occasion at the chic Parisian Hotel. Enjoy a lovely body and mind re-set with a treatment from Spa Mirbeau and delightful dishes from our Willow, which features local and seasonal produce from multi-generational Hudson Valley farms, emergent food artisans, and craft distillers. 

Mirbeau Inn & Spa Rhinebeck
46 W Market St

Don’t stress the holidays: Pamela’s Traveling Feast

Don’t stress the holidays. However you celebrate the season, the holidays should be fun, exciting, and filled with joy. Pamela’s Traveling Feast can take care of your celebration details, so you can relax and enjoy your guests. Whether you choose to host your gathering at Pamela’s on the Hudson restaurant with its warm and inviting atmosphere and stunning views or another location, we will partner with you to make your party an occasion to remember. Most importantly, we’ll remove the stress of planning, so you can have fun at your own event.

Pamela’s Traveling Feast
1 Park Place

Host an unforgettable holiday party: The Roundhouse

Celebrate the holidays with us! Throw a private dinner for up to 80 seated guests in our main dining room overlooking the falls or choose our fireside lounge for a smaller gathering. Our event managers are ready to help you plan the perfect party. Contact our team directly at for more details. Be sure to include the type of event, your desired date, estimated number of guests, and any other important details.

The Roundhouse
2 E Main St

Treat your guests to the Original NY-Style BBQ: Smoky Rock BBQ

With the holiday season approaching, treat your guests to our Original NY Style BBQ. With passion, we crafted our own authentic recipes, rubs, and artisan flavors highlighted through exclusively wood-smoked meats that you will find at our location in the Village of Rhinebeck. With a variety of packages for both in-house dining and take-out, we work to personalize your event. At Smoky Rock, our barbecue provides an exceptional experience that will leave your guests in awe.

Smoky Rock BBQ
6367 Mill St

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