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Looking for a rustic backyard wedding?

Mill Creek Cabins holds casual, fun, pet-friendly weddings with on-site accommodations. 

Wedding at Mill Creek Cabins in the Finger Lakes

Mill Creek Cabins will give you the rustic "backyard" wedding you're looking for, without having to use your own backyard! The cabins provide you with a wedding that is private, personal, and affordable. The Mill Creek Cabins location provides a beautiful venue for an intimate celebration.



Outdoor Event Space

One tent included

3 rooms for overnight accommodation

Flexibility in vendor selection with support from New Park staff

Accommodates up to 75 (subject to change dependent on COVID-19 guidelines)

Mill Creek Cabins are pet friendly


For further information on Mill Creek Cabins, please inquire at

Or would you prefer a barn venue? We have one 10 minutes away...

Twilight on Seneca Wedding Barn in Lodi, NY holds casual, fun, pet-friendly weddings with a view of Seneca Lake!  

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Or would you prefer a mystical forest wedding next to a stream?

New Park Event Venue & Suites in Ithaca, NY holds casual, fun, pet-friendly weddings with on-site accommodations (up to 7 suites). 

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New Park is an incredibly unique and special piece of property, located just south of Taughannock Falls. New Park Weddings offer bridal parties lodging featuring art from local artisans and allowing full reign of the site. Ceremony location and reception set up are tailored to each couples unique desires, ensuring that each event is personal to you.


Indoor and Outdoor Event Space

7 rooms for overnight accommodation (sleeps 20-22 guests)

Flexibility in vendor selection with support from New Park staff

Accommodates up to 215

New Park is pet friendly


For full access to New Park Photo Gallery and Price Packages, inquire at

Preferred Vendors List

Alcohol Catering:

Cedarwood Bar Catering - our exclusive alcohol caterer! 


Serendipity - full service caterer with local and seasonally inspired dishes, highly flexible menu, highly talented chefs

Eleven Lakes Catering - fine food, run by 3 Cornell chefs

Dean Lane - Farm fresh inspired menu 

Van Noble Farm - Trumansburg-based pig farm serving farm-to-table

Falls Restaurant & Catering- full-service caterer featuring a classic menu with carving station

Billy Bobber's Reef and Beef - full service caterer with a lean toward seafood and beef

Gola Osteria - Elevated Italian fare

Beacon Catering- aka Luna - wide catering menu

Silo Food Truck - A local favorite, they serve mac and cheese and fried chicken 
Northstar House - Casual restaurant focused on locally sourced food

Ba-Li Cravings - Talented family operated caterer with a Mediterranean focus

Copper Top Tavern - Homemade food, including Tully's tenders!

Dolce Delight - specializes in breakfast / brunch / lunch foods

Kiely's Cooking - specializes in drop-off (great for rehearsal dinners!)

Cakes and Dessert:

Dolce Delight - baked goods, pies, cakes

Ba-Li Cravings - food caterer, who can also provide your dessert table and/or cake!

Cayuga Lake Creamery - Homemade small-batch ice cream made onsite

Darling Cake - Dessert artist - she makes cakes and dessert tables worthy of TV

Rashida Sawyer Bakery - Wide variety of desserts

Emoticakes- local baker focused on special occasion cakes

Mama Said Hand Pies - sweet and savory small hand-sized pies

Event Coordinators / Planners / Designers:

Happiest Day Designs - planning, coordination

Utano Event and Wedding Planning - planning, coordination, officiant

Goforth Event Planning - planning, coordination

Crown Coordination - planning, coordination



Business is Blooming

Plenty of Posies

Arnold’s Flower Shop 

Ithaca Flower Shop

Hillside Flower Girls

Jenny Creek Flowers

Darlene's Bouquets



Sound Decision - DJ

Washburn Entertainment - DJ

DJ Tuggle - DJ

Dale the DJ - DJ

Envisioned Events - DJ and tech rentals

Lisa Fenwick - Harpist



Fausel Imagery - photography

Sara Tro Photography - photography

Kelsey Travis - photography

Norabloom - aka Holly Green photography

Valerie Kasinski - Buffalo-based photographer

Well Said Media - photography and videography

Action House Media - videography



Rick's Rental World - tents, tables, chairs, glassware, table settings 

Shabby Sisters - unique vintage tablescapes

Rehearsal Dinners:

Cedarwood Event Venue - located 10 mins from New Park, all-inclusive with food and beverage, full bar. Capacity up to 100 indoors and 150 indoor/outdoor

Twilight on Seneca - a barn with a view of Seneca Lake, only 20 mins from New Park. Great for larger events, with full flexibility for food caterers, with the bar still catered by Cedarwood Bar Catering


Hair & Makeup:

The Beauty Barn - hair and makeup

Ivy Beauty Lounge - hair and makeup


Main Street Drivers - designated driving service. You provide the vehicle, they provide the driver. Perfect for if people aren't staying in the same hotel or you need to shuttle people around in smaller numbers (you could also rent a van from Enterprise)

Fitzgerald Brothers


Note: Be careful with this category - a lot of fly by night operators out there offering low prices but struggle to communicate properly with their drivers. If you found one you like that isn't on our list, ask us and we'll let you know if we've worked with them before. 


We have 7 suites on-site. For the rest of your party, consider:

Mill Creek Cabins - three comfy cabins sleeping up to 10 across them, in Lodi, about 20 mins from New Park (a sister property to New Park! Same owner)

Hotel Ithaca - large hotel in downtown Ithaca, easy parking

Marriott - large hotel in downtown Ithaca

Greyhaven Motel - restored vintage motel in Ithaca / Newfield

Spruce Row Campground - large campground half a mile from New Park

Halsey House - local bed and breakfast in Trumansburg

Inn at Gothic Eves - local bed and breakfast in Trumansburg with 8 suites

Glass Magnolia - local bed and breakfast in Interlaken with 11 suites


We have no affiliation with any of these, but want to point you in the right direction! You can also ask your insurance provider to add onto your homeowner's or renter's insurance. Remember there's both special event liability insurance (which we require) and wedding / cancellation insurance (which is strongly recommended). 





If you're still looking for vendors, try our local wedding resource page! Sweet Bough Collective is a collection of wedding vendors in the Finger Lakes. 

Sweet Bough Collective

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