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Parties, Weddings & Celebrations: Your Go-To Guide for the Perfect Event

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From weddings and anniversaries to graduations, birthdays, and other important milestones, let these party-planning pros help make your special celebrations beyond-your-dreams easy and worry free.

American PrimeBadageoniCasa Tequila Cocina & BarDeCicco EventsDG HospitalityEastchester Fish GourmetFrankie & Johnnie’s SteakhouseGaelle’s French PastriesGlen Island Harbour ClubLIFE The Place to BeLongford’sMakeupologyyMaria RistoranteMcLean Avenue BandNonna Carola RistorantePete’s SaloonRed Letter Events NYC –  Shiraz Kitchen & Wine BarSouthern Table Kitchen & BarTarrytown JewelersTre AngelinaThe Wicked Wolf NorthWilson & Son JewelersWood & Fire PizzaWoodrow Jewelers

Make your party planning a breeze: American Prime

With various dining rooms to choose, American Prime can help you plan any event from 10 to 250 guests. With experienced event planners, the stress of planning event is eliminated. Our various and flexible menu options allow for meeting any budget you may have. Whether you’re planning an event with friends and family, or corporate, we can accommodate your needs to make party planning a breeze!

American Prime
275 S Ridge
Rye Brook
914.305.4830
www.ryesteak.com

Experience authentic Georgian traditions: Badageoni

If one tried to describe Georgia using one single word, the right word would definitely be hospitality.” – John Steinbeck

Badageoni is an authentic Georgian restaurant devoted to presenting the very best of our kitchen, traditions, and values. Eating, toasts, and the supra accurately express the centuries-old Georgian traditions and social cultures that bind friends and families to cherish past and present moments. Fall in love with Georgian flavors complemented with our wines and hospitable service here at Badageoni.

Badageoni
26 E Main St
Mount Kisco
914.864.1666
www.badageoni.com

Make new memories with Mexican fare and a gourmet twist: Casa Tequila Cocina & Bar

If you want to have a special celebration that’s also unique, treat your guests to Mexican cuisine and a fun South of the Border experience. Sip and savor at Casa Tequila, a boutique Mexican restaurant specializing in traditional Latin/Mexican fare with a gourmet hand. Whether celebrating indoors or on the outdoor patio, the cultural décor, including artistic murals and sometimes live music, adds to the authentic ambience. Our private room seats up to 75 people for small weddings, birthdays, or other special events. Known for more than its exceptionally large collection of over 100 Tequilas and Mezcals, Casa Tequila also offers its distinctive take on all featured cuisine, as well as brunch, happy hour, special occasions, holidays, and special events such as Tequila 101 tastings led by Tequila masters. Let us help you make new memories.

Casa Tequila Cocina & Bar
465 Main St
Armonk
914.219.5777
www.casatequilany.com

Make an impression: DeCicco & Sons Events and Cuisine

The best way to ensure your party is a hit, is with an impressive cheese and charcuterie display! Your guests are sure to be “WOW-ed” with a great selection of artisanal meats and cheese, perfectly paired with a bottle of wine. If you’re too busy to make it yourself, order with us! DeCicco & Sons Events and Cuisine creates memorable private and corporate events that build lasting impressions. We offer comprehensive planning services, working with you every step of the way, to ensure every detail is suited to your individual tastes and needs. We cater to a wide range of event styles and prepare everything from cuisine, custom desserts, decor, staff, rentals, floral, and more. Our attention to detail allows us to make your event truly personal and unique. Whatever the scope of your vision, DeCicco & Sons Events and Cuisine can help you achieve it!

DeCicco & Sons Events and Cuisine
43 Fifth Ave
Pelham
914.775.8880
www.deciccoevents.com

Create a culinary experience: DG Hospitality

DG Hospitality is your premier destination for personalized catering services. Our team of expert chefs and hospitality professionals are dedicated to creating unforgettable culinary experiences for you and your guests. From intimate gatherings to grand celebrations, we offer fully customizable menus tailored to your unique preferences and dietary needs, using only the finest ingredients and culinary techniques. Our exceptional service and attention to detail ensure that your event runs seamlessly, from start to finish. Whether you’re hosting a corporate event, wedding, or private party, we will work closely with you to ensure that every detail is perfect. Trust DG Hospitality to provide an unparalleled catering experience that exceeds your expectations. Contact us today to start planning your next event.

DG Hospitality
New Rochelle
914.740.5530
www.dghospitality.net

Leave the fresh seafood to these professionals: Eastchester Fish Gourmet

Take the stress off your own shoulders and give it to the people who do it for a living. The same mouthwatering fresh seafood served in our iconic restaurant — from Seafood Platters (seared tuna, wild shrimp cocktail, jumbo crab meat, and lobster) to steamed Maine lobster (complete with bibs, drawn butter, and wet wipes) to parmesan-encrusted cod to seafood risotto — is available to enjoy at home through our Catering-to-Go menu. So, go ahead, plan your party and plan to enjoy it, too — we’ll do all the cooking!

Eastchester Fish Gourmet
837 White Plains Rd
Scarsdale
914.725.3450
www.eastchesterfish.com

Perfect lighting, perfect decor, perfect place: Frankie & Johnnie’s Steakhouse

Beautifully lit and decorated, Frankie & Johnnie’s Steakhouse is the perfect place to host your celebration. From 5 to 50 guests, we will make it special. You can choose from our party menus, featuring many of our signature dishes, our regular dinner menu, or we can design a special menu to fit your desires. In addition to our outstanding steaks and chops, we offer the freshest seafood. We are open for dinner every night of the week and lunch on Tuesdays through Fridays. It’s the perfect setting for your celebrating!

Frankie & Johnnie’s Steakhouse
77 Purchase St
Rye
914.925.3900
www.frankieandjohnnies.com

Delight guests with the fabulous flavors of France: Gaelle’s French Pastries

Elevate your events with the exquisite taste of Gaelle’s French Pastries! As the premier provider of event pastries, we bring the flavors of France to your special occasions. Delight your guests with an exquisite assortment of handcrafted treats, including delicate pastries, elegant tarts, and decadent cakes. Our skilled pastry chefs use traditional techniques and only the finest ingredients to create culinary masterpieces that will leave a lasting impression. Whether it’s a wedding, graduation party, corporate event, or social gathering, Gaelle’s French Pastries will ensure that every bite is a moment of pure bliss. Make your event truly unforgettable with the touch of French sophistication.

Gaelle’s French Pastries
New Rochelle
347.907.1233
www.gaellesfrenchpastries.com

Best of Westchester site: Glen Island Harbour Club

One of Westchester’s unique jewels, Glen Island Harbour Club has a rich historic past — originally created in 1879 as a summer resort before transforming into the Glen Island Casino. It later became Westchester’s premier waterfront banquet venue, where new and everlasting memories are created. Whether your special occasion is a wedding, bar or bat mitzvah, anniversary party, or a milestone celebration, our event planners will work with you to create a one-of-a-kind event of a lifetime. Surrounded by water views and the New York City skyline bridges, it is also the popular site of Westchester Magazine’s annual Best of Westchester signature event.

Glen Island Harbour Club
Glen Island Park
Weyman Ave
New Rochelle
914.636.6500
www.glenislandharbourclub.com

Celebrate life’s big moments: LIFE The Place to Be

Celebrate at LIFE! Experience unforgettable moments at our premier event venue. From weddings and mitzvahs to social and corporate functions, we specialize in creating exceptional experiences tailored to your unique vision. Our dedicated team of event professionals is committed to exceeding your expectations, ensuring seamless planning and flawless execution. Discover our exquisite spaces, customizable packages, and unparalleled service. Whether it’s an intimate gathering or a grand affair, our venue offers the perfect ambiance, exceptional cuisine, and state-of-the-art facilities. Trust us to make your special occasion an extraordinary one. Book your event with us today and let the memories begin!

LIFE The Place to Be
2 Lawrence St
Ardsley
914.591.4400
www.lifetheplacetobe.com

For a fun event, think ice cream party!: Longford’s

Planning a fun event or wedding? Think ice cream party! Whether you’re renting our mobile truck or picking up yummy ice cream treats to go and serve yourself, the delicious super-creamy premium ice cream that Longford’s is known for remains the same. There’s an option for every occasion, large or small, from intimate family gatherings to large-scale weddings. Even our ice creams cakes are all ice cream with a fudge, shortbread, or Oreo cookie center — no cake involved. Or consider a sundae bar package with a variety of ice cream flavors and toppings. Our most popular party flavors include Georgia Peach, Lemon Pie, Oreo Bomb, Mud Pie, or Chocolate Chocolate Chunk, while Cotton Candy and Cookie Monster are top picks for the younger set. Whatever you choose, guests are sure to leave with great memories of the Best. Party. Ever!

Longford’s
4 Elm Pl
Rye
914.967.3797
www.longfordsicecream.com

Longford’s Mobile Truck
914.804.6969
www.longfordsmobile.com

Look stunning for your special event: Makeupologyy

Andrea Salomon, a New Rochelle-based makeup and hair specialist, understands that looking flawless is crucial for your special event. With years of experience in the beauty industry, she creates a wide range of looks for weddings, proms, photoshoots, and other special occasions, from natural and understated to bold and dramatic. Andrea works closely with her clients to bring their vision to life, using only the highest quality products and tools. Assisting her is her mother, Brenda RV, a beauty industry veteran, who also helps clients achieve their desired look. Together, they create personalized, stunning looks that clients will love.

Makeupologyy
48 1st St
New Rochelle
914.563.9935
www.instagram.com/makeupologyy

Make memories with a personalized meal: Maria Ristorante

Don’t go for the same-old, same-old when you can host your event at a Michelin restaurant. Make your event memorable with creative Italian cuisine personally prepared for you and your guests. Maria is the ideal venue for a variety of special events designed in the spirit of the restaurant — excellent food prepared with great care and served in a vibrant, modern Italian setting. We can accommodate small, intimate events, hosted receptions, cocktail parties, as well as full restaurant buyouts. Our staff is at your service with a goal of exceeding your expectations. Whether it’s a wedding rehearsal dinner, an anniversary or birthday party, a business dinner, or casual happy hour, Maria will create lasting memories as you share a special and personalized meal with family, friends, and colleagues.

Maria Ristorante
11 Huguenot St
New Rochelle
914.636.0006
www.marianewrochelle.com

Keep the energy high and your guests entertained: McLean Avenue Band

Get ready to dance the night away with our talented musicians who know how to keep the energy high and the crowd entertained. From timeless classics to the latest chart-toppers, our repertoire covers a wide range of genres to suit every taste. With our electrifying performances, state-of-the-art sound equipment, and professional stage presence, we’ll create an unforgettable atmosphere for your special occasion. Whether it’s a wedding, corporate event, or private party, trust us to deliver an experience that will have everyone talking. We offer photo booths, photographers, videographers, dancers, Bagpiper, Ceremony and Cocktail music, and DJ for your special night! Book our Westchester weddings and party band today and let the celebration begin!

McLean Avenue Band
White Plains
914.434.0923
www.instagram.com/mcleanavenueband 

Create the perfect, elegant event: Nonna Carola Ristorante

Nonna Carola is home to one of the most elegant Banquet Rooms in Westchester County. The Harbor Room is located on the upstairs level of our restaurant and hosts parties ranging from 30 to 100 guests. The party room has private restrooms and its very own full bar. We also have a 70-Inch Smart Board Touch Screen Television and modern state-of-the-art sound systems. ​We host all types of events from Corporate Meetings, Communion Parties, Graduations, Sweet Sixteen to Wedding Receptions. All bookings include free party consultations and coordinating services. A general idea of pricing and packages are listed on our website, but we are flexible and willing to work with your budget to create an event perfect for you. Contact ss today for more information on hosting your next event!

Nonna Carola Ristorante
211 Mamaroneck Ave
Mamaroneck
914.899.3130
www.nonnacarola.com

Keep the planning simple and the memories meaningful: Pete’s Saloon

Centrally located in the heart of Westchester, Pete’s Saloon has been synonymous with live entertainment and simple yet delicious pub fare since our inception in 1977. Today, Pete’s is your one-stop shop for all parties, big or small! From intimate gatherings to full-scale events, we have everything you need to help you make memories with those closest to you. Give us a call today or drop us a line on our website to get started on booking your event with our team!

Pete’s Saloon
8 W Main St
Elmsford, NY 10523
www.PetesSaloon.com
@petes_saloon

Experience unforgettable moments: Red Letter Events NYC

Experience unforgettable moments with Red Letter Events NYC! Our passion lies in crafting unique and creative private and corporate events that will leave you and your guests in awe. From elegant weddings to cutting-edge bar and bat mitzvahs, innovative product launches to one-of-a-kind birthday parties, effective non-profit events to memorable anniversary celebrations, we have the expertise to make your vision come to life. We will transform your ideas into breathtaking realities, ensuring every detail is meticulously planned and executed flawlessly. Choose Red Letter Events NYC for exceptional events that exceed your expectations!


Red Letter Events NYC
New York, NY
212.255.0535
www.redlettereventsnyc.com 

Creatively spice it up: Shiraz Kitchen & Wine Bar

Shiraz Kitchen is proudly named after one of the most ancient and beloved cities of the Orient, renowned for its enlightening poetry, wine, rose gardens, nightingales, and warm hospitality. Whether celebrating a special occasion with families and friends or hosting a corporate event, we can accommodate all your special event needs. Our venue, including our Wine Bar, provides a perfect setting and private space for baby shower brunches, bridal showers, birthday celebrations, cultural celebrations, and corporate events. We partner with you to customize and plan every detail of your menu and wine selections. Our colorful menu features a sumptuous variety and enhanced flavors that reflect the rich cultural diversity of the Persiante area. Join us for our wine tastings or our special Wednesday wine nights featuring a pre-fixe dinner for two, including two glasses of our exceptional wine. With Shiraz Kitchen, you’re in for a treat!

Shiraz Kitchen & Wine Bar
80 Mamaroneck Ave
White Plains
914.345.6111
www.shirazkitchen.com

Make sure your guests aren’t left wanting: Southern Table Kitchen & Bar

The key to a successful event is making sure your guests aren’t left wanting for anything. We will work with you to deliver your vision and give your guests an exceptional experience. We will help you take your guests on a culinary trip to the American South and treat them to a taste of Southern hospitality through the signature flavors of Southern Table. Southern Table’s inventive take on classic Southern cooking features inspired signature dishes using farm-fresh ingredients from old-school mashed potatoes, fried green tomatoes, and fried chicken to smoked ribs and pulled pork sliders.

Southern Table Kitchen & Bar
39 Marble Ave
Pleasantville
914.618.3355
www.southern-table.com

Create the ring of your dreams: Tarrytown Jewelers

For more than 40 years, Tarrytown Jewelers has been serving Westchester with the finest diamonds, rings, watches, and estate jewelry. At Tarrytown Jewelers, we have a wide selection of diamonds and can procure the diamond of your choice at the best price through our extensive network. We specialize in making custom engagement rings and wedding bands and our experts will work with you to find the perfect diamond for your needs. Since its inception, Tarrytown Jewelers has been dedicated to serving its clients without compromise. Located in Hartsdale, Tarrytown Jewelers has a 1,500 square-foot store where many examples of engagement rings and wedding bands are on display and you are cordially invited to visit. You can easily find us in the Westchester Square Plaza on Central Avenue with Best Buy and Trader Joe’s. (Tarrytown Jewelers is not an authorized dealer of Rolex or Cartier.) 

Tarrytown Jewelers 
273 North Central Ave
Hartsdale
914.949.0481
www.tarrytownjewelers.com

Make it happen: Tre Angelina

Whatever you want, Tre Angelina will make it happen. Set your event apart within a cozy, intimate setting and a unique blend of traditional and innovative Northern Italian cuisine — all made from scratch, including our pastas and desserts prepared on-site daily. For the final flourish, add our fine wines, carefully selected for pairing with a fine meal. Your event will be one to remember.

Tre Angelina
478 Mamaroneck Ave
White Plains
914.686.0617
www.treangelina.com

Celebrate in a park-like, riverside setting: The Wicked Wolf North

Wicked Wolf North is a modern upscale restaurant and bar nestled along the banks of the Bronx River, within a park-like setting, perfect for all kinds of private events in a variety of venues — our formal dining room, stunning atrium, or large patio and garden for al fresco dining and gathering. Whether you’re celebrating a bar or bat mitzvah, baby or bridal shower, a wedding, or any other special occasion, we offer a wide array of cuisine from the freshest prime dry-rubbed angus steaks to seafood and pastas, fine liquors, IPAs, and seasonal cocktails. Let our experienced Event Managers and Executive Chef cater to all your party wishes. You’re sure to have an event to remember!

The Wicked Wolf North
2 Scarsdale Rd
Yonkers
914.771.7661
www.thewolfnorth.com

Make your rings last as long as your love: Wilson & Son Jewelers

The fifth-generation family behind Wilson & Son Jewelers boasts a combined 150 years of marriage experience. This puts their team in a unique position to assist their brides and grooms-to-be in selecting the perfect wedding rings. Their advice: your wedding bands should last as long as your love — forever! Investing in a well-made pair of rings will ensure that you and your spouse-to-be are able to wear your symbols of love for years to come. Now celebrating more than 90 years in Scarsdale, they were founded in 1905 and have been in the village since 1932. Come visit their brand new, modern showroom in the heart of Scarsdale and see why their clients have been shopping with them for generations!

Wilson & Son Jewelers
10 Spencer Pl
Scarsdale
914.723.0327
www.wilsonandsonjewelers.com

Did someone say pizza party?: Wood and Fire Pizza

Think of your event as a happening time! To pull off a happening time that’s both fun and memorable, you’ll need the right preparation paired with experienced staff, and of course, fabulous food. That’s where Wood & Fire will step in and take your pizza and pasta party to a new level (think Bianca Tartufo or Wood and Fire with homemade burrata). It’s all about food and service. Leading up to your event, it’s important to put the plans in place that will make your event run smoothly, including selecting your unique menu whether it’s from one of our three Happening Menus or a special wood fired oven option just for your event. We also now have a mobile pizza oven for catering. On the day of your event, you want to have a staff that knows exactly what they’re doing so you can keep partying.

Wood & Fire Pizza
59 Marble Ave
Pleasantville
914.747.2611

118 Brook St
Scarsdale
914.722.4854
www.woodandfirepizza.com

Make sure your gift is from the heart: Woodrow Jewelers

Nothing says you care more than a gift that’s thoughtfully chosen. It carries a special message from the heart and extends an expression of your kindness and love. By taking the time to choose a special item in person, you’re helping ensure your purchase is both personal and meaningful. At Woodrow Jewelers, Robert Woodrow (below right) and Michael Woodrow (below left) and the entire Woodrow Jewelers family will help make sure your selection is even more special and a perfect fit.

Woodrow Jewelers
21 Purchase St
Rye
914.967.0464
www.woodrowjewelers.com

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