The Grand is a new event venue located in the hamlet of Lake Success minutes from Manhattan and the five boroughs. Our historic lakeside estate features lush greens, glorious sunsets and sweeping vistas located on the Gold Coast of Long Island. Our sleek reception venue welcomes your guests with Portoro porcelain floors and ornamental decor from the original William Vanderbilt estate. Enter the Grand Ballroom, our floor to ceiling windows overlook the lake, neutral tones and natural lighting offers endless accent and decor possibilities. The outdoor South Terrace overlooks the lake and its historic stone bridges. The West Terrace captures the views of Vanderbilt’s private golf course. As many as 340 guests can be seated surrounding our spacious dance floor. The open design can accommodate up to 400 guests for reception, fêtes and feasts. Our outdoor patio is perfect for ceremonies, cocktail hour or post party soirees.
From the first moment you step into The Grand, our team is here to make you feel at home. Executive Chef Daniel Carey offers you the opportunity to work with him and his team on the design of the culinary experience for you and your guests. Our special events manager will help you create the event of your dreams. The team will communicate and collaborate with your vendors to ensure your vision and expectations are fulfilled. Our unique, forward thinking food and design create an event that will be the talk of your family and friends for a lifetime!