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21
Feb

Creative Relaxation is found at "Canvas and Corks"

Feb
21
 2017
About 2 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
Canvas and Corks" is a fun night out for friends, couples and individuals to unwind and learn a variety of painting techniques while savoring local cheeses and seasonal fruits, and wine! Read More
19
Jan

Sommelier Wine Tasting Series: Wine Tasting 101

Jan
19
 2017
About 2 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
Wine tasting classes are an excellent way to introduce your self to the world of tasting. Luckily for you, The Otesaga Resort Hotel is offering wine classes with yours truly, Chad Douglass. Stop by for great wine and the chance to learn all about one of humankind's oldest hobbies. Read More
13
Dec

Winter Skin Care

Dec
13
 2016
About 2 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
Winter can bring on a lot of feelings: the crisp, cold weather and beautiful snowfalls, the warmth of fireside chats with family and friends during the holidays, the anxiety of driving in the snow, the exhilaration of downhill skiing and, of course,the infamous skin dryness. Read More
13
Dec

Three Ways to Get Your Team Excited About Teambuilding

Dec
13
 2016
About 2 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
Studies have shown that interpersonal relations are one of the most important indicators of employee satisfaction. At The Otesaga, we know that teambuilding activities are a great way to build and strengthen relationships and increase trust within your team. While the idea of teambuilding is not new, there are new trends within the industry every year. Here are three of the top trends in corporate teambuilding activities today. Read More
23
Nov

Otesaga Winter Activities

Nov
23
 2016
About 2 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
As the winds of winter begin to swirl, baseball season seems a distant memory. But in Cooperstown, New York, we're just getting warmed up! Read More
15
Nov

Three Food Trends for Meetings and Events

Nov
15
 2016
About 2 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
While speakers and content are the main draws of any event, the food is often just as memorable for attendees. Planners have long known that food is more than just sustenance at meetings. At The Otesaga, we know that being on top of food trends is a great way to set your event apart. We've compiled some of the current food trends for meetings and events. Read More
31
Oct

Otesaga Musical Performances Winter 2016

Oct
31
 2016
About 2 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
There are so many reasons why people decide to stay with us at The Otesaga Resort Hotel: the view of lovely Lake Otsego, our world-class service and modern amenities, charming, historic Cooperstown, and the comfort and elegance of the Otesaga itself. This winter, there's also one more reason… the great performers scheduled to play in our Templeton Lounge. Read More
19
Oct

Making A Meeting Truly Unique

Oct
19
 2016
About 2 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
What does it take for a meeting to be truly unique and memorable? While each event will have individual goals to consider, at The Otesaga Resort Hotel we have decades of experience hosting amazing, one-of-kind meetings on our stunning property. Read More
22
Sep

Print This Checklist For Your Next Site Visit

Sep
22
 2016
About 2 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
As you prepare to visit some potential venues for your next event (hopefully The Otesaga is on your list!), it can be hard to keep track of everything you need to discuss with the site's events manager-from technology mandatories to cuisine, and everything in between. We break it down for you in our latest blog. Read More
08
Sep

Autumn Specials at the Otesaga

Sep
08
 2016
About 2 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
Fall in Cooperstown, NY
As summer winds down and we make our way into autumn, Cooperstown continues to be an ideal vacation destination. Read More
11
Aug

Experiencing the Glimmerglass Festival

Aug
11
 2016
About 2 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
The Glimmerglass Festival, located on State Highway 80 in Cooperstown, New York is home to four fully staged professional opera productions each year. Read More
03
Aug

Maintaining Long Relationships With Your Best Clients

Aug
03
 2016
About 2 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
Great meeting planners know that a successful event involves more than just ensuring that all the details are in place. Sure, it's important to check that the microphones work and the handouts are properly collated, but unless you have the people skills to go with your organizational skills, you may never get a chance to put your abilities to the test. Read More
12
Jul

Meeting Planners Laud The Otesaga

Jul
12
 2016
About 2 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
Located in Cooperstown, "America's Most Perfect Village," The Otesaga Resort Hotel welcomes guests from around the world. And, while many come here with their friends and families for an escape, the majority of our guests visit as part of a group meeting or other corporate event. Read More
05
Jul

The History of the Otesaga Resort Hotel

Jul
05
 2016
About 2 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
Believe it or not, the crown jewel of Cooperstown, New York, our very own Otesaga Resort Hotel, hasn't always been here! At the turn of the 20th century, the site of The Otesaga was just a pristine piece of land lying dormant on the southern shores of beautiful Lake Otsego. Read More
02
Jun

In the Kitchen with Otesaga Chef Jim Perillo

Jun
02
 2016
About 2 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
Whether you've stopped in for a meal at The Hawkeye, enjoyed dinner at the Glimmerglass during one of your stays at the Otesaga, or attended one of the many dinner events, you've been introduced to Chef Jim Perillo. Read More
24
May

Hit a Home Run at The Otesaga

May
24
 2016
About 2 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
Hit a Home Run at the Otesaga
Choosing the ideal venue for your event is, as all planning professionals know, an integral part of the event's overall success. Whether you are organizing a board meeting or a weeklong conference, the right venue will help you attract attendees, anticipate the needs of organizers as well as guests, and add value to the overall experience of attendees. Read More
12
May

A Day Well Spent at The Otesaga

May
12
 2016
About 2 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
You've never stayed here with us at The Otesaga Resort Hotel before? Well, you're in for an extraordinary experience. Please, let us show you around… Read More
03
Mar

The Otesaga: A Timeless Cooperstown Destination

Mar
03
 2016
About 3 year(s) ago by The Otesaga No Comments
The Otesaga Resort Hotel has offered gracious hospitality to travelers in central New York since 1909. In its conception, visionaries teamed with architect Percy Griffin, well known for his modern engineering, a splendid match for the ambitious plan - executing a state-of-the-art hotel in Cooperstown. Read More
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