WE HAVE PLENTY OF PLACES TO SIT AND CHAT.
We welcome your interest in Arrow Park and any quesitons you may have.
We always encourage those interested in Arrow Park to plan a visit and take a tour. However, we do ask your patience. Please keep in mind, we are a small venue. If there is an event on the property, we are busy giving our guests the attention they deserve. And, if we are cleaning up from an event, (honest and simple) the last thing on our minds is sitting down to anser emails or responding to phone messages.
If you are calling, leave a message and the best time to return your call. We normally respond to calls in less than 24-hours – if not available at the moment. We do our best to reply during the same day.
Your calls and emails are important to us. If calling, we want to make sure we are available to talk with you properly – giving you the attention you deserve. For emails, we answer most within 24 hours, but normally the same day we receive them.
We respectfully request that you make a reservation for a tour or visit. If you have plans on "just dropping by" it makes it difficult for us. If we are having an event on the property, or have other previously scheduled responsibilities to attend to, an "expected guest" tends to be an "univited guest." With all due respect, we would rather meet with you in a more comfortable and casual manner.
When visting, the reservations and business office of Arrow Park is located in lower level of the mansion at the end of the driveway (Arrow Park Road). Simply drive through the building’s lower level archway. There are convenient parking spaces available.
If you are interested in specific wedding information, please call or use our online form.
Desdamona Young began her career in event planning more than 20 years ago as a seasonal event coordinator for The Plaza Hotel. Originally from New York City, Desdamona worked in the hospitality industry for twenty-five years at The Waldorf Astoria, and The Chatwal a luxury collection hotel before moving to Orange County where she became a director of rooms for IHG in White Plaines, opened the Time Hotel in Nyack NY, began her career as a General Manager for Marriott International, which led to her position at Arrow Park in 2019.
Desdamona left the city was ready for a change and joined The Arrow Park Events Team as the General Manager. As a General Manager for the hotels, she has embraced the opportunity to return to events and work on a team of amazing talented individuals and professionally manage the expectations of Arrow Parks incredible clients. Throughout her career, Desdamona has been instrumental in operations, and coordinating couples planning their perfect event. Always striving to learn more. Described by her peers and clientele as creative, upbeat, and always calm, Desdamona is a wonderful addition to Arrow Park. Her favorite Hotel is Chatwal in NYC, her favorite type of event is weddings, and her favorite color is Black.
When she’s not hard at work, she enjoys spending time with her three sons and daughter, and their three labs Cookie, Bella, and Bullet.
Kelsey Fitzsimons brings her passion for event planning and sales to the Arrow Park team in her role as Sales Manager. Having worked in different areas of the food and beverage industry over the past 12 years, Kelsey has broad experience with serving, bartending, supervising staff, client relations, and event management.
Before joining Arrow Park, Kelsey worked as a Program Manager at Thayer Leadership, developing and maintaining long-term relationships with clients, ultimately helping the company return to pre-pandemic revenue levels. She planned, coordinated, and monitored the delivery of both virtual and in person corporate events facilitated by some of the foremost leadership experts from around the world. Kelsey also served as the Social and Corporate Events Manager at the Historic Thayer Hotel in West Point, NY, successfully coordinating over 100 weddings and corporate events.
Kelsey attended the State University of New York (SUNY) at Oswego, receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree in Human Development, cum laude, in 2015. As a lifelong resident of the Hudson Valley, Kelsey is excited to work with brides, grooms, and anyone looking to plan an unforgettable event on the beautiful grounds of Arrow Park.
During her free time, Kelsey enjoys interior design, working out, hiking, cooking, and spending time with her family and friends.