Eat, Drink, & Listen!

Outdoor summertime pleasures start here — whether you come for a performance, our sound art exhibition, or simply to picnic, relax and enjoy the gardens and grounds.

Bring your own food and beverages, visit our Refreshment Stand, Advance Order a special picnic, or reserve a spot in our Symphony Court dining pavilion.

Photo by Gabe Palacio


Spread a blanket on the lawn, reminisce with family and friends over a glass of chilled wine at a picnic table, or set up your own table and chairs decked out for the day – we have plenty of space. Bring your own eats, visit our Refreshment Stand, or order ahead from a special picnic menu offered by our exclusive caterer, Great Performances. We love barbecue, but please leave your grills and other cooking equipment at home – we cannot allow them on the grounds. Enjoy the sounds of the concert from the Picnic Lawn with an Al Fresco ticket for only $10. To order your ticket, call the Box Office at 914.232.1252 or select the concert from the list below.

Caramoor Cafe

Pat Metheny Unity Group and Bruce Hornsby with Sonny Emory at Caramoor Hungry for a snack? Catch the Katchkie Farm Food Truck on performance days during the summer! We offer a seasonal menu of light refreshments, sandwiches, salads, snacks, water, soda, wine, and beer for purchase prior to the start of a performance and during intermissions.


Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi at Caramoor

Special Picnic Menu, Advance Orders

For heartier options and the ease of ordering a picnic in advance, consider the special picnic menu offered by our caterer, Great Performances.  View the menu,  and call the Box Office at 914.232.1252 or select from the list of concerts below to place an order.  Please place your order by Tuesday at 5:00pm for the upcoming week’s performance.


Photo by Merceds Santos-Miller

Afternoon Tea

Spend time relaxing with friends and enjoying a formal tea service in the grand setting of the Summer Dining Room in the historic Rosen House, overlooking the stunning Spanish Courtyard.  Tea service includes a variety of tea sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and preserves, delicious desserts and a variety of fragrant teas. The Tea is preceded by a docent-led tour of the historic Rosen House.  Leave yourself time after the Tea & Tour to stroll through Caramoor’s bucolic gardens and grounds. Check the calendar for Afternoon Tea dates!

Member Benefits

Our family of Caramoor Members enjoy and have access to other special dining options, receptions, and dinners throughout the year.  You can learn more at Caramoor Membership or by contacting We’d love to welcome you as a Member!


Photo by Gabe Palacio

In the Neighborhood

Caramoor is surrounded by a variety of eateries and food shops ranging from fine dining restaurants with farm to table menus, to local specialty cafes with Fair Trade coffee and homemade fare, to delis with a wide array of excellent take out choices.  There is food and ambiance to fit every whim.  Spend the day discovering the charms of Katonah and Bedford before you head over to Caramoor for a performance. The Inn at Pound Ridge, Bacio Trattoria, Le Fontane Ristorante, North Star Restaurant, Blue Dolphin Ristorante, Crabtree’s Kittle House, Peppino’s Ristorante, L’Anjou Patisserie, Willy Nick’s, Winston