As no two events are alike at Saugerties Performing Arts Factory, we’re happy to work with you to create the perfect pairings of food and drink to make your special event even more delicious. From butlered hors d’oeuvres and small bites set up in abundant displays, to full service seated, coursed receptions and anything in between, our team at SPAF, headed by Chef Chris Ratel, will work with you to create a culinary masterplan, augmented by our fine wines, spirits and soft-drink offerings. Kosher? Vegan? Gluten free? Never a problem at SPAF. Take a look below at our sample menus, which are just the starting point for your dining pleasure and get ready to eat, drink and be merry!

About Chef Chris Ratel

Chef Chris Ratel has been working with food since the age of 13.   Ratel graduated the School for Food and Hotel Management in NYC and worked with Park Hyatt Hotels for years. He also worked in NYC staples such as Sardi's on Broadway, Lundy's in Brooklyn and the Oyster Bar in Grand Central Station. Chris presently works privately for clients and caterers in the NYC and Hudson Valley areas and is founding star chef with CookUnity NYC, food delivery company making homemade gourmet meals fresh from-scratch.

Chef Chris Ratel

Chef Chris Ratel