Event Hosting

The Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame - Let Us Help You Entertain!

Ensure a perfect, trouble-free event tailored to meet your every need in this prestigious and unique setting.

Weddings & Banquets

The Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame is housed in a magnificent Tudor-style stable, built in 1913. The unique setting of this historic site is beautiful, elegant and comfortable with an atmosphere to suit all tastes. It is the perfect place to plan your Wedding Ceremony and/or Reception.

The museum is located in the historic downtown Goshen, New York. Its elegant and timeless Haughton Hall can accommodate up to 125 guests. For larger groups our beautifully manicured lawn and garden provide a perfect stage for a country wedding celebration!

Whether you are planning a traditional or non-traditional affair, our staff at The Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame will ensure your special day is memorable.

We are conveniently located just minutes off Route 17, on Main Street in the colonial village of Goshen. Only one hour from Manhattan, we are close to all major airports and hotels.


Conferences & Workshops

Our facility offers a state-of-the art meeting place for up to 125 people, seven days a week. This unique historic setting is conveniently located just minutes off Route 17, on Main Street in the colonial Village of Goshen. Only one hour from Manhattan and close to major airports and hotels.

Room Rental Package Includes:

  • Daytime events include full access to Museum exhibits until 5:00 p.m.
  • Screen, Flip Chart & Easel, Microphone & Podium.
  • Use of Adjacent Patio (Haughton Hall Rentals Only)
  • Tables & Chairs (5-hour event)

Breaks and Refreshments

Our professional staff is here to provide the kind of service that allows you to know that your event will be special. By providing you with an arranged-to-order meeting or conference, your event is designed with your needs in mind. If you're planning a simple business meeting or an elaborate catered affair, we are dedicated to providing quality service.

Beverage

  • Coffee, Tea and Decaf

Continental Breakfast

  • Fresh Baked Muffins, Danish, Chilled Juice, Coffee, Tea and Decaf

Deluxe Continental Breakfast

  • Fresh baked Danish, Muffins, Croissants, Bagels with Cream Cheese, Fresh Fruit, Yogurt, Chilled Juice, Coffee, Tea and Decaf

Brunches, Lunches and Dinners


Birthdays & Private Parties

Let us help you entertain during your next anniversary party, sweet sixteen party, graduation party, bridal party, baby shower, confirmation party, bar/bat mitzvah, or birthday party.

The museum is located in the historic downtown Goshen, New York. Its elegant and timeless Haughton Hall can accommodate up to 125 guests. For larger groups our beautifully manicured lawn and garden provide a perfect stage for a country celebration.

Whether you are planning a traditional or non-traditional affair, our staff at The Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame will ensure your special day is memorable.

We are conveniently located just minutes off Route 17, on Main Street in the colonial village of Goshen. Only one hour from Manhattan, we are close to all major airports and hotels.


Approved Caterer's List (May 2016)

  • * Catherine’s | Contact: Steve | Goshen | 845-294-8707
  • Ceil's Catering | Contact: Ceil | Campbell Hall | 845-294-9587
  • * Christopher's Bistro | Contact: Chris | Chester | 845-610-5400
  • * Conklin Catering | Contact: Mike | Walden | 845-741-2631
  • Country Courtesy | Contact: Beth | Campbell Hall | 845-294-7767 | www.countrycourtesy.com
  • * Delancey's | Contact: Oscar | Goshen | 845-294-8254
  • * Eagle's Nest | Contact: Michael | Bloomingburg | 845-733-4561
  • * Gus' Restaurant Tavern | Contact: Lauren | New Windsor | 845-561-3113
  • * John's Harvest Inn | Contact: John | Middletown | 845-343-6630
  • * Limoncello | Contact: Carly | Goshen | 845-294-1880
  • * Loughran's | Contact: Jim | Salisbury Mills | 845-496-3615 | www.loughransirishpub.com
  • * Pamela's Traveling Feast | Contact: Pam | Newburgh | 845-562-4505
  • Roccoroma | Contact: Tom | Goshen | 845-294-1884
  • * Simply Gourmet | Contact: Michael | Poughkeepsie | 845-214-0300
  • Steve's Deli | Contact: Steve | Goshen | 845-294-9242

* Caterers with Liquor License and Liability. If you are planning to have alcohol at your event, you MUST hire one of these caterers.

Approved caterers must be used for all events. Any person wishing to reserve the banquet hall at the Harness Racing Museum is advised of this upon booking. This requirement is due to our limited facilities.


Contact Info

To book your event or make an appointment to tour the facility, please contact the Special Activities Coordinator at (845) 294-6330 or email [email protected].