Blue Mountain Bistro-to-Go has been providing the highest quality food and service at Hudson Valley venues for over 15 years. We've catered everything from rustic field weddings in the heart of Woodstock to gala affairs at the grand historic mansions in Dutchess County. These are our favorite locations with a brief description of each.
Onteora Mountain House / Boiceville, NY
onteora.com / Bob McBroom and Jeremy
We are the exclusive caterers at the beautiful Onteora Mountain House. Perched in the foothills of the Catskills, it has breathtaking views, and grand indoor dining and ceremony spaces. Bob and Jeremy are experts at what they do, providing excellent service during the planning process and the event itself. Once you see Onteora, no other venue will measure up! Lodging on site. Independently owned and operated.
The Gardens at St. Gregory's / Woodstock, NY
stgregoryswoodstock.org / Sharon Burkland
A beautiful spot for a wedding, this venue is close to Woodstock, with stunning gardens, fountains, and a labyrinth. The gardens have been described in the press as "one of the hidden jewels of the Catskill Mountains." Excellent parking on site. Get married in the church and stroll outside to your wedding reception! Just outside of the town of Woodstock, 15 minutes from Kingston.
Barn on the Pond / Saugerties, NY
barnonthepond.com / Tripp Bassett
Perfect for anyone looking for a rustic, barn-style location, while hoping to maintain the ease of all the modern comforts. This gorgeous barn from the early 1800s was almost entirely destroyed by fire more than a decade ago, but was reconstructed using salvaged original materials into a beautiful, modern barn-style lodging and event space. The site includes lodging, restrooms, a kitchen, and outdoor space for the ceremony with lovely views of the pond, and the Catskill Mountains. Ten minutes from Woodstock, 20 minutes from Kingston.
Opus 40 / Saugerties, NY
opus40.org / Pat Richards
This historic 12 acre landmark/scultpure park in the Hudson Valley is only 10 minutes from Woodstock, NY. Open to the public during daytime hours, but can be reserved for private events. Opus 40 provides a stunning backdrop for your ceremony and wedding photographs with this classic view of the Catskill Mountains. Ten minutes from Woodstock, 20 minutes from Kingston.
Byrdcliffe Barn and White Pines / Woodstock, NY
Part of the historic Byrdcliffe Guild in Woodstock, the barn and White Pines home provide a rustic and romantic setting just outside of the town of Woodstock. Though there is no kitchen on site, running water and restrooms are available. The barn holds 135 guests, seated, with ample space for dancing and celebration. The lawn of the historic White Pines home is perfect for an outdoor ceremony or cocktail hour, and the Loom Room provides a rustic indoor ceremony space. Five minutes from Woodstock, 15 minutes from Kingston.
Shadow Lawn / High Falls, NY
shadowlawnny.com / Dan
Perfect for a rustic country wedding, Shadow Lawn is open from May 1st through October 31st. Expansive lawns surround the 18th century stone house, and the 19th century barn. Perfect for any couple seeking a beautiful, historic setting for their special day. Dan and his staff are very accommodating and attentive throughout the planning process, and on the day of. The barn holds up to 120 guests, and 150 can be accommodated in a tent on the lawn. Portable bathrooms can be provided. Running water on site. Twenty-five minutes from Kingston, 35 minutes from Woodstock.
The Belltower / Rosendale, NY
belltowervenue.com / Louis and Petra
A historic church in the heart of Rosendale has been converted to a beautiful event space with high, vaulted ceilings and grand old windows. Kitchen space available, restrooms on site, built in bar and a small stage perfect for a DJ platform. Twenty-five minutes from Kingston, 35 minutes from Woodstock.
The Kaaterskill / Catskill, NY
Situated on over 40 acres just outside of the town of Catskill, NY, the Kaaterskill offers three buildings for ceremonies, receptions, and lodging. The Red Barn seats up to 150 guests for a reception, and can hold up to 200 for dancing and dessert. Its five double doors can all be flung open to meet with the expansive lawns. The sprawling grounds feature almost endless options for outdoor ceremonies, and a tent can be installed under which larger parties can dine. The smaller Pond House is perfect for a ceremony, cocktail hour, or afterparty. The Dutch Barn Inn, a restored barn originally built in 1815, can lodge up to 20 people in their six luxurious suites. The magnificent views from this property will provide a beautiful backdrop for all your wedding photos, and make the evening unforgettable for you and your guests. Twenty-five minutes from Woodstock, 35 minutes from Kingston.
Slingerland Pavilion / New Paltz, NY
mohonkpreserve.org / Jon Ross
Located on the vast Mohonk Preserve, this Adirondack-style cedar pavilion holds up to 115 people. Surrounded by trees with a meadow in the foreground and panoramic views, this is a gorgeous wedding site that showcases three mountain ranges. Mohonk staff will provide assistance with parking, signage, and set up on the day of, and make themselves available for meetings with caterers and couples.
Thirty-five minutes from Kingston, 45 minutes from Woodstock.
Locust Grove / Poughkeepsie, NY
lgny.org / Ken Snodgrass
The Locust Grove Estate boasts beautiful Hudson River views and gardens. Receptions are held indoors in a modern and well appointed room with the gardens as the outdoor ceremony space. The fully equipped kitchen is a favorite with Blue Mountain Bistro-to-Go chefs. Restrooms on site, bar, tables and chairs available for use. Located 10 minutes from Poughkeepsie, 35 minutes from Kingston, 45 minutes from Woodstock.