Catering and Lake Lodge

Catering and Special Events

Catering services at Alfred State are delivered by ACES. We focus on making every event special and unique, no matter the size or complexity. Our service is unmatched in the Southern Tier. On-campus venues and the private Lake Lodge provide a perfect backdrop to an event that features meals and snacks that you will be proud to serve your guests. In addition to providing great food, we can even provide conference and event planning services. 

Spring 2023 On Campus Catering

Contact ACES Catering

For catered events on-campus and at the Lake Lodge, contact the Catering team. 

Bron Norasethaporn
Executive Chef

For Conferences and Events

John McDonald
Director of Dining Services

Campus Event Catering

For on-campus customers, ACES offers unique and flexible menu options to delight your guests. Please contact the catering team for pricing information. 

Special Event Catering

The ACES team can create a special affair that is unique for every customer. The Lake Lodge is a perfect backdrop for every type of event. Custom menu planning is available. 

Example menu entrees include: Artichoke Parmesan Chicken, Sage Roasted Turkey Breast, Chicken Marsal, Haddock Filet, Prime Rib, Chicken Cordon Bleu, Herb Crusted Roast Beef. 

Contact us to discuss your event.

Lake Lodge

The Lake Lodge is a facility owned by ACES. Originally owned and constructed by the Faculty Student Association, the facility can be used for social events and meetings. It is open year-round. 

The Lodge is located just 1.5 miles from campus and is available to the public. A fireplace, an enclosed porch, a bar, audio/video connections, and a small catering kitchen are some of the amenities. The Lodge can host up to 200 guests for events. All events must be catered by ACES. 

Make your way to the Lake Lodge located at 6107 Terbury Road, Alfred Station, NY 14803

Directions from Google Maps
Please note that both Google Maps and Mapquest have the entrance to the Lodge incorrectly labeled as Upper Campus Drive.
Directions to the Lake Lodge (pdf)

Lake Lodge Fees 

Lodge Event Usage Fee:            $300

Extra Day Usage Fee:                $200
(if you require an extra day)

Ceremony Fee:                           $200
(if you plan to have your ceremony on-site)

Caterer’s Alcohol Permit:           $ 60                             (if you plan to have alcohol served at your event)

Your date is not secure until the deposit is made

All catering must be arranged and handled by the ACES Catering Team. Please contact us for menus and catering pricing.