Life Happens Around Food®

Helping Our Clients And Partners Achieve Greatness

Great Performances is more than a catering company. The goal of our team at Great Performances is to help you achieve your goals through your catered events.

This includes planning, staffing and catering and events for clients of all sorts and celebrations of all sizes. From small, intimate gatherings to large, elaborate productions, we bring professionalism, skill and care to each client project.

Services provided by Great Performances include full-service, catering, beverage service, service staffing, venue selection, design and special event production. We also operate cafés, restaurants, concessions and amenity programs for nonprofit and corporate institutions.

Learn a bit more about our work below, and click through for more detailed information in each of the areas we service.


Engage Clients, Motivate Employees, Build Relationships

Whether planning a meeting, conference, company event or brand activation, we understand the nuances of every request through our longstanding relationships with companies spanning every industry.

Companies of all sizes and backgrounds come to us for our professionalism, service and collaboration.


Cultivate Support, Attract Donors, Spread Awareness

From galas, fundraisers, and auctions to receptions and dinners, nonprofit organizations have relied on us to deliver customized event solutions, enabling them to focus on their guests and delivering their message.

We’ve had the privilege of partnering with a wide range of not-for-profit organizations at the local, national, and global level who rely on us because they know that we make their priorities our own.


Celebrate Milestones, Honor Accomplishments, Expand Your Network

Our Event Directors attend to every detail of your cocktail party, birthday celebration, mitzvah, graduation, and more.

From traditional to unexpected, minimalist to elaborate, intimate to large scale, we’ve done it all in our decades of event planning and catering.


Toast Happiness, Celebrate Family, Delight Guests

From bridal showers to wedding ceremonies and receptions to anniversary events, our planners turn the dream into reality.

Whether your vision is traditional or redefines tradition, if you want a small, intimate event or a large, extravagant celebration, our unparalleled attention to detail ensures a flawless event.

We are proud to announce that Great Performances has been selected as a 2019 winner in The Knot Best of Weddings, an award representing the highest-rated wedding professionals as reviewed by real couples, their families, and wedding guests on The Knot.


Explore Our Seasonal Collections

Great Performances is known for its innovative and modern approach to traditional American cuisine.

We develop dishes that are influenced by global foodways and by produce from Katchkie Farm (our own organic farm) and that are reflective of seasonality and sustainable sourcing of ingredients.

Each season, our chefs perform rigorous research and development to bring new and exciting offerings to our portfolio.

New York Catering & Events the Knot Winner
Award Winning Wedding Caterer NY
New York Catering & Events Wedding Hall of Fame