2022 logo2022 NYACS Fall Conference and Chairmen's Open Golf Tournament

September 21-22, 2022 • Cooperstown, NY 

We cordially invite you to NYACS' annual Fall Conference and Chairmen’s Open Golf Tournament. Learn, explore, and network with New York’s top convenience store retailers and suppliers in a relaxed atmosphere.

Conference Schedule
Overnight Accommodations
Sponsorship Opportunities
Registration Closed

Conference Highlights

Experience the Value of a NYACS Membership Meeting
Surrounded by your industry peers, receive updates and insights on some of the most important issues and challenges facing New York's convenience stores today.

Play a Round at the Chairmen’s Open…
Enjoy a day of golf and networking at the Leatherstocking Golf Course with a boxed lunch afterward. The Chairmen’s Open benefits Convenience PAC, the political action committee through which NYACS supports candidates for state offices. Tee sponsorships are available!

…or Explore the National Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum
For non-golfers, we've reserved your ticket to dive into baseball's past and discover the players, managers, executives, and umpires who have achieved excellence in the sport of baseball. Enjoy a light breakfast with our golfers and take an easy 10-minute walk from The Otesaga to the Hall of Fame. You can also drive there and parking information will be available.

Help Shape the 2023 NYACS Trade Show
Take part in a meeting of the NYACS Convention Committee, where we plan and organize the annual Trade Show & Convention. Even if you’re not on the committee, we could use your input, so please come and participate.

Help Shape the 2023 NYACS Issues Agenda
Take part in a meeting of the NYACS Legislative Committee as we begin developing our policy positions for next year on tobacco, motor fuel, beverage, labor, and other issues.


Wednesday, September 21, 2022
The Otesaga • 60 Lake Street • Cooperstown, NY

  • 11:00 am–1:00 pm
    NYACS Board Meetings (Board Members only) 

  • 1:00–2:00 pm
    Opening Luncheon - $50
    All are welcome!
    SPONSORED BY:  Upside Logo full color

  • 2:00–3:15 pm
    NYACS Legislative & Convention Committee Meetings
    Not on a committee? Come sit in anyway! All are welcome.

  • 3:30–5:00 pm
    General Membership Meeting
    Presentations on timely topics impacting your convenience store business including an update from Peter Warren, Director of Research for The Empire Center, on the Climate Action Council, future minimum wage proposals, and what lies ahead in 2023.

  • 5:30–6:30 pm
    Veranda Reception
    Join us on the veranda overlooking the gorgeous Otsego Lake as we get reacquainted!

  • 6:30–8:00 pm
    Station-Style Dinner - $145 (reception included)
    Featuring a carving station and a mac & cheese action station, you'll get to mingle with everyone and enjoy the best menu Cooperstown has to offer!

Thursday, September 22, 2022
Chairmen's Open Golf Tournament • Leatherstocking Golf Course at The Otesaga • 60 Lake Street • Cooperstown, NY
$210 Per Golfer (includes cart, greens fees, breakfast, lunch, and beverages)Tee Sponsors4
$250 Tee Sponsorship

CORPORATE SPONSOR:   Ciminelli logo 2016 179 K CS3 copy

  • 8:00–9:00 am 
    Registration & breakfast

  • 9:00 am
    Shotgun start

  • 1:30 pm 
    Lunch & prizes

Click here to view the course score card.

PUTTING CONTEST SPONSOR:  Molson.Coors.Preferred.Logo


National Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum • 25 Main Street • Cooperstown, NY
$45 Per Person (includes light breakfast and coffee beforehand)

  • 8:00–9:00 am 
    Light breakfast on the patio at Leatherstocking Golf Course.

  • 9:00 am
    Hall of Fame opens

Overnight Accommodations

Rooms at The Otesaga have sold out.
Click here for alternative options for lodging in Cooperstown.
Within walking distance of The Otesaga are the following:

Sponsorship Opportunities

Opening Luncheon Sponsor - $1,500 SOLD   Upside Logo full color

NEW Veranda Reception Sponsor - $2,000
Grab the spotlight as we gather overlooking beautiful Otsego Lake. Includes 2 Reception + Dinner registrations.

Dinner Sponsor - $3,000 SOLD   REYNOLDS ABT logo blue

Chairmen's Open Corporate Sponsor - $3,000 SOLD    Ciminelli logo 2016 179 K CS3 copy

Chairmen's Open Souvenir Sponsor - $3,000 SOLD boston beer

Chairmen's Open Putting Contest Sponsor - $1,500 SOLD  Molson.Coors.Preferred.Logo

Registration cancelations made prior to September 15th will be refunded.