Hudson Valley Graduation Dinner at CIA
Hudson Valley Graduation Dinner at CIA
Hudson Valley Graduation Dinner at CIA
Hudson Valley Graduation Dinner at CIA

Hudson Valley Graduation Dinner

A Special Graduation Dinner at CIA for Area Colleges and Universities

Saturday, May 18, 2024 | 5:30–8 p.m.

Join us for a graduation dinner hosted by the Culinary Institute of America on Saturday, May 18 in our stunning Farquharson Hall. Enjoy this very special CIA dining event with friends, family, and fellow graduates from local colleges—Marist, Vassar, and SUNY New Paltz, to name a few—while commemorating accomplishments with an incredible three-course meal, open wine and beer bar, and passed hors d’oeuvre. Reservations in the area are already filling for graduation dates, and we want to give you a graduation party to remember!


General Reservations—$125 per guest
May require some parties to sit at shared tables.

VIP Reservations—$150 per guest
Guarantees a private, unshared table.

All reservations include a half-hour reception with passed hors d’oeuvre, open wine and beer bar, a three-course dinner with a choice of entrée, and coffee and tea. VIP reservations also include a champagne toast, antipasto for the table, and a party favor. Cocktails will be available for purchase. Reservations are pre-paid, all-inclusive, and non-refundable.

Live music provided.

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For questions, please call 845-905-4533.


First Course

Asparagus Salad
tri-color asparagus, wild arugula, snap peas, cured egg yolk, pecorino, prosciutto

Entrees (choose one)

Pan Roasted Chicken
fennel purée, baby fennel, burnt lemon jus, braised artichokes
New York Strip Roast
black garlic jus, honey sherry onions, celery root purée
Ricotta Gnocchi
black trumpet mushrooms, pecorino, chive oil, heirloom tomatoes, stracciatella


Blackberry and Orange
cheesecake mousse, blackberry gel, blood orange sorbet, graham sable
At CIA, a private, not-for-profit college, more than 90 percent of our students receive scholarships and other forms of financial aid. Your patronage helps support this important priority, ensuring students can realize their dreams of attending the world’s premier culinary college.
*Cancellation Policy*
Cancel up to seven days in advance—No Penalty.
Cancel three–six days prior to the event—$25 per person penalty and the balance is returned in form of a CIA gift card.
Cancel 48 hours or no show to the event—No Refund.

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