Wedding Venues



Cooperstown, New York, is truly and unbelievably beautiful place.  With our “Glimmerglass” in Otsego Lake, rolling hills, rustic ambiance, and natural appeal, Cooperstown is an ideal location for a wedding.  Whether you are looking for an elegant venue with fine food overlooking our beautiful lake, or countryside setting, we have a little bit of everything that can fit any budget.  See all of our amazing venues in the region


259 Seminary Rd, Hartwick Seminary, NY 13807        (877) 528-4878


From the inspiring views to the old-world, hand crafted, timber frame construction; August Lodge is the ideal location for your special event.  The Lodge has hosted wedding parties of 225 guests and have ample room to accommodate 125 overnight in luxury while offering spa opportunities.

Event planners are standing by to supply your ever need; from outdoor tents, to caterers, to live music and dance floors.  Weddings in Cooperstown are dream weddings.



Brewery Ommegang

656 Cty Hwy 33, Cooperstown, NY 13326               (607) 544-1809


Brewery Ommegang, one of American’s favorite Belgian-style breweries, has become one of Cooperstown’s favorite wedding destinations. Set on 140 beautiful acres in Upstate NY, Ommegang’s unique farmstead-style building offers a stunning backdrop for your very special day.

The iconic Ommegang archway creates a beautiful stage for you to deliver your vows. The gorgeous 100-seat café with soft lighting and shining copper bar is an ideal indoor space for a rehearsal dinner or a small wedding reception. For larger parties, its patio can be tented for up to 5,000 square feet of covered space. The property’s smooth and meticulously landscaped lawn can accommodate tents of any shape and size to create the perfect space for your wedding.

Ommegang’s lovely stone fire circle can hold a bonfire to warm your guests on a chilly evening. Shiny silver brewery tanks can be up lit with your choice of colors to enhance your wedding theme and color palette. Ommegang is a truly unique wedding venue.

Contact our experienced events staff for details about our weddings packages: Brewery Ommegang is ADA Accessible.



The Farmers’ Museum

5775 St Hwy 80, Cooperstown, NY 13326               (607) 547-1495


The Natural beauty and rich history of The Farmers’ Museum creates a unique setting for any special event.  The museum’s expert event planning staff can help you with the details of any function for your special day.  A number of locations throughout this gorgeous property are available to accommodate a variety of needs.

Cornwallville Church – An eighteenth century Methodist Church, originally moved to The Farmers’ Museum in the early 1960’s.  The organ and piano are both functional and each dates from the mid nineteenth century.  Seating for up to 175 people

Bump Tavern – An eighteenth century tavern, originally moved to The Farmers’ Museum in 1952.  The Tavern is perfrct for intimate receptions and rehearsal dinners, seating up to 20 guests in the downstairs Tap Room and up to 40 guests in the second floor Ballroom.

Empire State Carousel – Open in May of 2006, the Carousel is a perfect place for small receptions and after-wedding photography.

Louis C. Jones Center – Located in the Main Barn, the LCJC seats up to 180 guests for a wedding reception and dinner.  The LCJC is heated and the adjoining Courtyard is available at no additional cost.


Fenimore Art Museum

5775 St Hwy 80, Cooperstown, NY 13326               (607) 547-1470


The terrace gardens overlook historic Otsego Lake and offer an elegant setting for cocktail receptions.  The gardens and neo-Georgian museum building provide a timeless background for any event.  The gazebos in the gardens offer a special location for a small luncheon meeting, tea or dinner.  The lush lawn behind the museum sweeps to the lakeshore and is a magnificent site for a wedding reception.  Tents accommodating up to 1000 guests can be situated on the lawn.

Terraces – Beautiful flagstoned Terraces, surrounding two classical English garden areas with gazebos.  Perfect for wedding ceremonies for up to 150 guests.

Lakeside Lawn – Will accommodate a tent seating up to 350 guests and offering a glorious view of Otsego Lake.


National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

25 Main St, Cooperstown, NY 13326        (607) 547-0312
The centerpiece of historic Cooperstown, the most well-known and first sports Hall of Fame, sets the stage for a sophisticated and stylish event for your special day.  Whether in its elegant open atrium, or the Hall of Fame Plaque Gallery where all the bronze plaques for more than 300 Hall of Famers are housed, the Baseball Hall of Fame’s magnificent spaces are the perfect setting for receptions and parties.

The Hall of Fame’s professional event staff will ensure that you have the best experience possible, helping plan your event down to the last detail.


Turning Stone Casino & Resort

5218 Patrick Rd., Verona, NY 13478                (315) 361-7711


Turning Stone provides the perfect setting for the complete destination wedding of your dreams. From rehearsal dinner to the farewell brunch, this comprehensive Resort offers everything you need to custom design a uniquely personalized wedding event. Their experienced staff will help you create a memorable occasion perfected by luxurious accommodations, fine cuisine and impeccable service all in one singular, spectacular location.

Turning Stone offers beautiful rehearsal, ceremony, reception and farewell brunch options to turning your wedding day dreams into a reality. Its venues, unsurpassed cuisine, gracious service and attention to every detail gives us the ability to meet even the highest expectations.



The Otesaga Resort

60 Lake St, Cooperstown, NY 13326         (607) 547-9931


Consistent with its name, Otesaga, derived from the Iroquois phrase for “a place of meeting”, the Resort offers a selection of reception rooms that will comfortably accommodate your wedding day.  Its Weddings Specialists will guide you through the planning of this important day, ensuring that you are free to relax and enjoy the company of family, friends, creating memories to last a lifetime.

As of the New York State’s most distinctive resorts, the The Otesaga Hotel has offered first-class accommodations, fine dining, grasious hospitality, and unforgettable experiences to guests from around the world since 1909.  Offering a full complement of amenities with each of its 135 beautifully appointed rooms and suites, The Otesaga is truly a premier resort.

If you’re looking for a true destination ceremony, few locations rival The Otesaga’s East Lawn on the picturesque shore of Lake Otsego.  Ceremony arrangements include chair rental, set-up, an alternative location in the event of inclement weather, and audio equipment such as microphones and speakers.  With the shimmering waters of the lake, lush hillsides, and majestic, centuries-old oaks as the backdrop, your ceremony will be a breathtaking event to remember.


Hyde Hall

267 Glimmerglass State Park Blvd, Cooperstown, NY 13326           (607) 547-5098


Hyde Hall is a stunning reminder of a bygone American era, and a perfect way to celebrate your special day.  Built over a period of time between 1817 and 1834, the home sits at the North end of historic Lake Otsego providing breathtaking views that take you back in time.

Declared as one of the “three or four great building in America of its time” by The New Yorker magazine, Hyde Hall has been designated as a National Historic Landmark, the only such property in Otsego County.  Professional staff is available to assist you in any way to make your memorable day run as smoothly as possible and provide personal attention to each unique wedding.


Brookwood Point

6000 St Hwy 80, West Lake Rd, Cooperstown, NY 13326                  (607) 547-2366


Brookwood Point has been an established estate on the shores of Otsego Lake since the early 1820’s and is home to a 100-year old Italianate Renaissance garden that makes the perfect intimate setting for your wedding.

Over the past 100 years, Brookwood Point has served as a wonderful home to education and exploring opportunities with its unique property.  This 22-acre property is complete with meadows and fields, seasoned and young woods, wetlands, shorefront, lake, creek and historic cultivated gardens.  With amazing views of the rolling hills and gorgeous lake setting, Brookwood Point makes for a magical location for your special event.


Templeton Hall

63 Pioneer St, Cooperstown, NY 13326   (607) 547-8877
Templeton Hall is a banquet and catering facility located in the center of enchanting Cooperstown, NY.  Templeton Hall itself is a historic building constructed in 1832, having served during its long history as a church, community center, ladies dress shop, and antiques store.

Located on Pioneer Street in charming Cooperstown, New York, Templeton Hall is a unique and accommodating location that is perfect for your event.  Owned and operated by L.M. Townsend Catering, this year-round facility is prepared to host a wide array of events.  An ideal location for memorable gatherings, Templeton Hall can serve up to 120 guests.

The perfect choice for a wedding reception as it is just a short walk from four churches.  Many wedding couples choose to hold both the ceremony and reception at this historic establishment.  Templeton Hall provides its expertise in hosting elegant events while providing fabulous food by its amazing culinary staff.


Barn at Hog’s Hollow Farm

154 Basswood Rd, Burlington Flats, NY 13315       (607) 965-8555


This beautifully restored 3,000 square foot barn sits on a working farm just 12 miles west of Cooperstown.  Available May through October, this barn is the perfect outdoor and indoor venue for receptions up to 100 people.

The Lake House

2521 Cty Hwy 22, Richfield Springs, NY 13439       (315) 858-2058


Located 15 minutes from Cooperstown, The Lake House is the perfect setting to celebrate any and all of your special occasions.  Sitting on beautiful Canadarago Lake, The Lake House captures gorgeous views of the water from its dining room and outdoor deck.


Holiday Inn Oneonta/Cooperstown Hotel

5206 St Hwy 23, Oneonta, NY 13820         (607) 433-2250


As hospitality experts, the Holiday Inn is eager to be of service to you in planning this very special event.  Offering a personal touch and attention to every detail, the Holiday Inn designs each unique event for the bride and groom.

With a variety of wedding packages and special room rates for guests, the Holiday Inn believes that the planning stages of your reception should be relaxed and enjoyable.  The attentive banquet staff can ensure your event will be picture perfect as it helps plan your wedding reception, accommodations, rehearsal dinners and bridal shows.


Origins Cafe 

558 Beaver Meadow Rd., Cooperstown, NY 13326            (607) 437-2862


Located at the enchanted Carefree Gardens, Origins café offers its greenhouse café space for rent for private event.  Hosting celebrations of all kinds, Origins Café offers a truly unique atmosphere for wedding receptions, bridal showers, and special events.


St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church

31 Elm St, Cooperstown, NY 13326           (607) 547-2213


Open to anyone living near or visiting Cooperstown, St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church welcomes the opportunity to host your wedding ceremony.  Built in 1867, this historic red brick church lends itself to an ideal setting for a nominal fee.  All couple must attend a pre-Cana program and provide required Sacramental and other documentation.


Christ Episcopal Church

46 River St, Cooperstown, NY 13326        (607) 547-9555


In 1806, Judge William Cooper, founder of the Village of Cooperstown and father of famed American author James Fenimore Cooper, set aside a tract of land for the construction of the Episcopal Church.  With construction beginning in 1807, this beautiful historic church was finished in 1811 with an addition added in 1840.  Originally a Romanesque design, modifications to a Gothic design, provide a traditional backdrop for your special occasion in Cooperstown


First Presbyterian Church of Cooperstown

25 Church St., Cooperstown, NY 13326


Formally organized in the year 1800, the First Presbyterian Church of Cooperstown is the oldest church in the village.  Originally considered “The Church of Cooperstown”, the sanctuary was completed in 1804 and has housed worship ever sense.  The perfect church venue for a couple’s special wedding day.


First Baptist Church

21 Elm St., Cooperstown, NY 13326          (607) 547-9371


Built in the 1880’s, this Eastlake style interior with beautiful oak pews, great acoustics, pipe organ, stunning stained glass windows, and cupola is an ideal location for a church venue in Cooperstown.  Its unique features and double aisle seats can accommodate more than 250 people to support your special day.