Catering halls gear up for larger weddings and events amid loosening restrictions

Westchester catering venues are gearing up for larger parties starting Monday.

News 12 Staff

Mar 13, 2021, 9:50 PM

Updated 1,218 days ago

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Local catering venues are gearing up for larger parties starting Monday.  
Last month, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced new guidance for weddings and catered events:
  • Venues are restricted to 50 capacity, with no more than 150 people per event.
  • All patrons must be tested prior to the event.
  • Sign-in with contact information required to assist with potential contact tracing.
  • Venues must notify local health departments of large events, above the social gathering limit, in advance.
  • Masks will be required at all times except when seated and eating or drinking.
  • Ceremonial and socially-distanced dancing allowed under strict guidelines.
News 12 spoke with the owners of Villa Barone Hilltop Manor in Mahopac to see how they are preparing.


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