Winter is a peaceful season in Cooperstown: snow glistens in tree branches, while cross-country ski tracks can be seen on the ground. As the temperature drops, locals and visitors seek out activities to keep warm and drive away the winter blues. At The Otesaga, we heat up the season with our popular Winter Dining events. Read on for a preview of some of the fun, festive and delicious experiences we have in store for visitors to our upstate New York hotel.
Looking for a romantic date night? Dinner at 1909 is the perfect choice to cozy up with that special someone. From November through April, our newest restaurant will be open Fridays and Saturdays, offering a delicious seasonal a la carte menu. Paired with the warm glow of the fireplace and the serene wintry lake views, you have the makings of a memorable night out.
Hawkeye Holiday Party
Kick off the holiday season in festive fashion! Hawkeye Bar & Grill transforms into the ideal spot for a small office get-together, or a place for friends and colleagues to gather for some fun and relaxation before the holidays. Guests will enjoy a complimentary glass of champagne with dinner, and local DJ Raphael will keep the party going with all of your favorite tunes to dance the night away.
Breakfast with Santa
What could be better than a visit with Santa? How about spending time with Santa and his friends the Snow Queen and Ice Princess?! Combine all that fun with a delicious breakfast, and you have the makings of a memorable day with the family. Kids will delight in a special buffet of all their favorite dishes. They'll definitely want to be on the nice list for this popular event!
Holiday Glimmerglass Afternoon Tea
There's nothing more cozy on a winter's day than sipping tea and enjoying a delicious scone or sweet treat. The charm of traditional afternoon tea awaits, complete with the festive cheer of carolers singing holiday classics. This relaxing afternoon is a great way to get in the spirit of the season.
New Year's Eve Celebration
Say goodbye to 2019 with a lively night of food and fun at Hawkeye Bar & Grill! Before you countdown to midnight, enjoy a four-course, prix fixe menu then dance your way into the new year to live music. Don't want the festivities to end? Turn this celebration into a getaway with an exclusive package that's sure to start 2020 on the right note.
There are many ways to experience the serenity of Cooperstown in winter, whether you stay active with a brisk winter hike or relax with a good book and a warm blanket on your lap. At The Otesaga, our Winter Dining events offer lots of delicious reasons to celebrate the season, with memorable meals to enjoy with family and friends.