Westchester County Tourism

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Hotels35
Convention center3,902 sq. m
Guest rooms6,550
Guest rooms at one hotel447 guest rooms
Special event venues85
Average room rate$200.00
Restaurants800
Daily food cost
Occupancy rate
Tax rate7.375%

Westchester County Tourism

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Why Choose Our Destination?

“Meet Me in Westchester" Westchester County, located in New York’s Hudson Valley Region, borders New York City and is a prime destination for board meetings, team building, sales conferences, seminars and training sessions, annual meetings and more. Its close proximity to the New York metropolitan area and wide variety of transportation options, make it a convenient and affordable destination for meetings and conventions. In addition to major interstates I-684, I-287, I-87 and I-95, Westchester is easily accessible by rail and air. Metro-North Railroad provides daily service between 43 train stations and New York’s Grand Central Terminal while Amtrak provides direct service from Washington, D.C., and other major East Coast cities to Croton-on-Hudson, Yonkers and New Rochelle. The area is also only a short distance from John F. Kennedy and Newark International Airports and La Guardia Airport. For domestic flights, Westchester County Airport (HPN) offers passengers six commercial airlines including American Airlines, United, Delta, Jet Blue and US Airways with non-stop flights to major destinations that connect to cities worldwide. When it comes to accommodations, Westchester offers 47 lodging properties including more than 35 full-service and specialty hotels, 6,550 hotel rooms, and more than 300,000 square feet of meeting and conference space to accommodate all of your event needs without breaking the bank. Most recently, Westchester has experienced an investment of more than $100 million in hotel renovations, the grand opening of two new hotel properties and is awaiting the development of at least three more. In addition, the county is home to several historic and cultural attractions including Tarrytown Music Hall, Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, Kykuit - the Rockefeller Estate, Sunnyside, home to “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” author Washington Irving, Philipsburg Manor, a 17th-century working farm and much more. Recently, Westchester welcomed the inaugural season of The Westchester Knicks, the official NBA Development League affiliate of the New York Knickerbockers, now playing at the Westchester County Center. With world-class entertainment, upscale shopping, distinctive dining, exhilarating outdoor recreation and a vibrant arts and cultural scene, Westchester offers limitless possibilities for business functions, groups, meetings, events and any type of celebration. The many clubs, theaters and performing arts centers offer opportunities for team building, bonding and networking. Groups can also participate in community service projects through the “Meet Me in Westchester” Meetings are Meaningful program. Whether you're holding a conference, taking a group tour or having a company team-building experience, Westchester offers a full range of unique meeting space and accommodations, from off the beaten path historic venues to state of the art modern hotels. Indoors, outdoors, river front or mountaintop, Westchester is the smart choice for your next event. Let the team at Westchester County Tourism & Film help you plan your visit. Our complimentary services include RFP distribution, referrals, customized itineraries and site visits. We will help you match all of your meeting needs to ensure the best possible experience. Learn more at VisitWestchesterNY.com or contact us directly at (914) 995-8500 or (800) 833-9282.

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Distance from airport

  • Westchester County Airport

    11.27 km from city center

  • LaGuardia Airport

    38.62 km from city center

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport

    56.33 km from city center

Nearby


Local Attractions

LEGOLAND Discovery Center

39 Fitzgerald Street
Yonkers, NY, US 10710

Tarrytown Music Hall

Theater
Built in 1885, it is the oldest operating theater in Westchester. Architecturally and acoustically magnificent, 843-seat venue. Home to top-notch jazz, folk, blues and classical concerts, plays, musicals, operas, comedy, dance performances, recordings and films.
13 Main Street
Tarrytown, NY

Metro-North Railroad

Service to Grand Central Terminal (Manhattan), and 43 stations in Westchester and points east and west on the Hudson, Harlem and New Haven lines. Metro-North's "One Day Getaways" offer great deals on exciting venues. Rye Playland, Kykuit, Empire City Casino and more.

Empire City Casino & Yonkers Raceway

Recreation
5,300 gaming machines, live harness racing, simulcast thoroughbred and harness racing and live entertainment. An American-cuisine restaurant, a new pub, premier steakhouse, Italian restaurant and enclosed trackside dining. Multiple spaces available for private functions.
810 Yonkers Avenue
Yonkers, NY

Westchester County Airport

Airport
Conveniently located about five miles east of White Plains and approximately 30 miles north of Manhattan, Westchester County Airport offers commercial airline service to many non-stop destinations as well as connections to cities worldwide. Non-stop commercial service by Jet Blue, American Airlines, Delta, United, US Airlways, Cape Air and Air Tran, to name a few.

Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts

Recreation
This is the site of one of the nation's top five outdoor festivals. For seven weeks each summer, two outdoor theaters resonate with music of the world's finest classical, pop, opera and jazz artists. During Fall and Spring, the entertainment moves inside to the Music Room. The Rosen House, a Mediterranean-style mansion surrounded by a beautiful garden, has a collection of Renaissance and Eastern decorative and fine art.
149 Girdle Ridge Road
Katonah, NY

Amtrak

Get your train and bus tickets or other thruway services on Amtrak.com to travel over 500 destinations via 30 plus train routes in the USA and Canada. (800) 872-7245 Service from New Rochelle to the Boston-Washington Northeast corridor. Services from Croton-Harmon and Yonkers to update New York, Montreal, Chicago and points west.
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Westchester Broadway Theater

Theater
Classic Broadway-caliber musical revivals and other special performances at the longest-running, year-round Actor's Equity theater in New York State. Ticket prices include a meal at your table.
1 Broadway Plaza
Elmsford, NY

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High season
Sep 15 – Nov 30
Shoulder season
Jan 15 – Mar 1
Low season
Jul 15 – Aug 31