Sherman’s Rental

Make Sherman’s your next event venue!

Photo by Paul Valovic

The historic former Sherman’s Amusement Park property is available for private or public events, including weddings, corporate picnics, birthday parties, fairs and more!

For individuals or businesses seeking a unique, historic and inspiring venue, Sherman’s will make your special event a memorable one for you and your guests.

Now booking for the 2025 Season!

For booking inquiries, please complete the Sherman’s Property Use Request Form and email to or mail to Caroga Arts Collective, PO Box 1048, Caroga Lake, NY 12032. Contact us at 518-832-2041 or with questions or for more information.

Generally, Sherman’s is unavailable for rental during the Caroga Lake Music Festival (mid-July – August) as well as Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day weekends.

2025 Pricing

Sherman’s Main Building – $1000 per day
– Includes usage of 23 tables (58” diameter) and chairs
– $150 musicians* discount and $150 preferred caterer** discounts available
– Additional day before or after event main building rental (for set up, clean up, tear down) may be available at $350 per day. Call (518) 832-2041 for details.
– Carousel use available at $150 per hour

Main Building, Bumper Car Pavilion & Grounds-$1,300 per day
– $150 musicians discount and $150 preferred caterer discounts available

Bumper Car Pavilion, Carousel Building, and Grounds-$1,000
– Additional $150 hourly for actual carousel use 
– $150 discount if you have our musicians perform at your event

Bumper Car Pavilion & Grounds Only-$750
– $150 discount if you have our musicians perform at your event

Grounds Only-$400
– $150 discount if you have our musicians perform at your event

Events must occur between  8 am and 10 pm.

*For information on musicians and available playlists, contact Stephanie Price-Wong at (518) 832-2041.

**For information on our preferred caterer, contact Megan Saltsman at the Union Hall Inn at or call (518) 762-3210


Park Grounds – 7.5 acres of open ground with beautiful views of the lake and mountains.

Bumper Car Pavilion – Standing next to the lake, the iconic Bumper Car Pavilion offers a large open space with overhead cover.

Carousel Access – The historic carousel is complemented by the beautiful lighting and decorative interiors and stained glass windows (use of the Carousel is access only, no use of the platform or animals is granted). The Carousel is the perfect year-round venue space.

Bath Ave Parking Lot – Located adjacent to the Sherman’s Park, the Bath Ave Parking Lot can accommodate vehicles for your guests.

Sherman’s is located at 114 East Shore Road, West Caroga Lake Caroga Lake, NY 12032

Local Vendors & Partners

Union Hall Inn Catering – Click to view Union Hall Website
Stump City Brewing – Click to view Stump City Website

Caroga Arts Collective