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Cornell Wine Tasting

Far Above Cayuga’s Wineries 2018

The Cornell Alumni Association’s annual wine tasting and silent auction is one of our favorite events of the year! Finger Lakes wine, yummy treats and tons of great prizes to bid on – what more could you ask for? At … Continue reading “Far Above Cayuga’s Wineries 2018”

For the Love of Huntington

For the Love of Huntington

We were thrilled to host the Huntington Family Center’s annual “For the Love of Huntington” dinner and silent auction for the first time on December 7.  Huntington provides youth, family and adult services to strengthen individuals and families in a … Continue reading “For the Love of Huntington”

Charlene and Alex Valletta

Charlene Grabowski & Alex Valletta Wedding

On September 16, 2017 Charlene Grabowski and Alex Valletta tied the knot right here at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo. This sweet couple was an absolute joy to work with, and their special fall day was truly gorgeous. Alex and his … Continue reading “Charlene Grabowski & Alex Valletta Wedding”

Amy and Tyrone Heppard

Amy Van Etton & Tyrone Heppard Wedding

On September 15, 2017 we were thrilled to host the lovely fall wedding of Amy Van Etton and Tyrone Heppard. Amy and Tyrone held their ceremony on our patio, which is a beautiful, intimate alternative to our courtyard for smaller gatherings.  … Continue reading “Amy Van Etton & Tyrone Heppard Wedding”

Marissa and Jenna

Marissa Porter and Jenna Brockhuisen Wedding

On September 9, 2017 we had the incredible honor of hosting the wedding of Marissa Porter and Jenna Brockhuisen. Marissa hails from Syracuse, but the girls currently live in Delaware – so all the planning was done long distance, with … Continue reading “Marissa Porter and Jenna Brockhuisen Wedding”

Jackie & Ted Elioff

Jackie McClenthan & Ted Elioff Wedding

On August 19, 2017 Catering at the Zoo hosted the incredibly fun wedding celebration of Jackie McClenthan and Ted Elioff. Jackie and Ted got married in our Courtyard surrounded by friends and family, then enjoyed cocktails in our indoor zoo … Continue reading “Jackie McClenthan & Ted Elioff Wedding”

Philanthropic Foodies 2017

Philanthropic Foodies 2017

Philanthropic Foodies was founded for one simple goal – to eat, drink and give back to the Central New York community. “Foodies” combines a showcase of talented local chefs, products from local purveyors plus a silent and live auction. This … Continue reading “Philanthropic Foodies 2017”

Amanda and Brian Campbell

Amanda Schulz & Brian Campbell Wedding

On July 28, 2017 we had the pleasure of hosting the lovely wedding reception of Amanda Schulz and Brian Campbell right here at the zoo. Amanda and Brian’s photographer Ray Alvarez took advantage of the many scenic photo ops located … Continue reading “Amanda Schulz & Brian Campbell Wedding”

Kate and Andy Luckett

Katie Cassidy & Andy Luckett Wedding

On July 22, 2017 we had the extraordinary honor of hosting a fun and festive “wedding after party” here at the zoo for newlyweds Kate Cassidy and Andy Luckett. Andy and Kate tied the knot in June in an absolutely … Continue reading “Katie Cassidy & Andy Luckett Wedding”